Tiwary, Uthappa named `A` team captains for Australian tour

Manoj Tiwary and Robin Uthappa have been named captains of India A`s four-day and one day squads, which will leave for a month-long tour of Australia to compete in first-class as well as limited overs matches.

IPL 2014: Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals - As it happened...

Live updates of the Indian Premier League’s 56th match between Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals from Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai.

IPL 2014: Mumbai Indians vs Sunrisers Hyderabad - Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights of the IPL match between Mumbai Indians and Sunrisers Hyderabad

Here`s how Team India scripted their own doom in Asia Cup

If Team India`s rout at the hands of Kiwis and Proteas was partially attributed to the unfavourable conditions overseas, their recent poor show in Asia Cup exposed some gaping holes prevalent in the side which need to be taken in view and should be rectified as early as possible.

Ganguly bats for Ojha, Bhajji's inclusion in Test side

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Thursday took a swipe at the selectors` decision to omit left arm spinner Pragyan Ojha, especially after a 10-wicket haul in his last Test.

Looking to start afresh in IPL 7, says Pragyan Ojha

He has not been retained by Mumbai Indians but an unfazed Pragyan Ojha does not hold any grudge against the IPL champions and wants to start his Twenty20 journey afresh with a new franchise when the cash-rich league`s players` auction is held this week.

Thinking about selection puts a lot of pressure: Ojha

Pragyan Ojha has fallen in the pecking order behind Ravindra Jadeja as the third specialist spinner with remote chances of playing a Test series overseas but the Odisha-born Hyderbad left-arm spinner is not ready to throw in the towel yet.

Pujara moves up in ICC Test rankings

India`s batting sensation Cheteshwar Pujara climbed two places to be at fifth spot, while Virat Kohli slipped a position at number 11 in the latest ICC Test rankings issued on Monday.

We are ready for a fight in Test series, says Ashwin

Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin refused to read too much into India`s 0-2 drubbing in the ODI series against South Africa and said that the result has rather made the players "ready for a fight" in the two-match Test series beginning on December 18.

BCCI trying to send Test specialists early to South Africa

The BCCI is keen to send Test specialists, including seasoned fast bowler Zaheer Khan, to South Africa earlier than scheduled for acclimatisation if logistics work out in its favour.

Hyderabad dismiss HP for 111, register 185-run win in Ranji

M Ravi Kiran returned with a four-wicket haul to led a disciplined bowling attack as Hyderabad shot out Himachal Pradesh for a paltry 111 in their second innings to notch up a convincing 185-run victory in their Group C Ranji Trophy match here on Sunday.

Mumbai Test, Day 3: India vs West Indies - Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights on day three of the second cricket Test between India and West Indies, here on Saturday.

Ojha dedicates five-wicket haul to retiring Tendulkar

Left-arm spinner Pragyan Ojha on Thursday dedicated his five-wicket haul to retiring batting legend Sachin Tendulkar, who is playing the 200th and final Test match of his illustrious career.

R Ashwin fifth fastest to reach 100 Test wickets, Dhoni completes 250 dismissals

MS Dhoni completed 250 dismissals as wicketkeeper in Test matches after he caught Tino Best off Pragyan Ojha. He also equalled the record of leading India for maximum number of Test matches with Sourav Ganguly.

Cheteshwar Pujara 7th, R Ashwin 8th in latest ICC Test rankings

Cheteshwar Pujara gained a spot to be the highest-ranked Indian batsman at seventh even as R Ashwin remained steady eighth in the bowlers` list of the latest ICC Test rankings.

Ojha scalps six as South enter Duleep final with crushing win

Test specialist Pragyan Ojha`s deadly spell (6/48) of left-arm spin bowling enabled South Zone record a crushing innings and 38 runs victory over Central Zone to clinch a place in the Duleep Trophy final.

Cheteshwar Pujara 6th, Pragyan Ojha 10th in ICC Test Rankings

Cheteshwar Pujara was the highest-placed Indian batsman as he rose a rung to be sixth, while Pragyan Ojha broke into the top-10 among bowlers in the latest ICC Test rankings.

Dhoni comes under attack from former cricketers

Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has come under sharp attack from some former cricketers for his alleged conflict of interest for having stakes in the sports management company which handles him and three of his Indian teammates.

Dhoni held stakes in Rhiti Sports in past: Owner

Indian captain MS Dhoni, who has been mired by conflict of interest with regard to him holding shares in a sports management company, is in for some further trouble as his business partner has confirmed Dhoni held stakes in Rhiti Sports in the past.

IPL 2013: Ojha praises captain Rohit Sharma

Mumbai Indians left-arm spinner Pragyan Ojha applauded captain Rohit Sharma for his calm approach and said that the young skipper takes his own decisions on the field.