India vs Sri Lanka: Captaincy may give more confidence to Virat Kohli
India vs Sri Lanka: Captaincy may give more confidence to Virat Kohli

The mainstay of Indian batting line up Virat Kohli, who has recently found his form back against West Indies, will be the stand-in skipper against Sri Lanka for the first three ODIs.

Akshar Patel included for last two ODIs, T20 against West Indies
Akshar Patel included for last two ODIs, T20 against West Indies

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday announced a 15-man squad for the remaining two ODIs against West Indies.

India vs West Indies: Amit Mishra, real fighter with big heart
India vs West Indies: Amit Mishra, real fighter with big heart

In the second ODI against West Indies, Amit Mishra once again proved his credentials.

India vs England, 3rd ODI: R Ashwin, Rayudu star in India's emphatic win
India vs England, 3rd ODI: R Ashwin, Rayudu star in India's emphatic win

Ambati Rayudu slammed an unbeaten 64 as India relied on an all-round display to thrash England by six wickets in the third cricket one-dayer and take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the five-match series here Saturday.

Ravi Shastri responsible for India's win over England?

Ravi Shastri was appointed Director of Team India for ODI Series vs England and his presence certainly proved to be influential.

2nd ODI: India vs England - As it happened...
2nd ODI: India vs England - As it happened...

Live updates from the second ODI between India and England to be played at Cardiff.

India vs England: 5th Test, Day 2 - As it happened...

England dominated Day 2 of the fifth Test against India at the Oval in London.

Nothing wrong with pitch, England were simply superb, says Trevor Penney

There were no demons in the pitch but it was simply England`s improved bowling that took the fizz out of the Indian batting, says visiting fielding coach Trevor Penney.

Fielding coach Trevor Penney defends struggling Indian batsmen

India`s continued batting failure, notwithstanding, fielding coach Trevor Penney Friday defended the under-performing willow-wielders, saying the visitors had to encounter tough conditions after losing the toss on the opening day of the fifth and final Test against England here.

Ind vs Eng: MS Dhoni`s selection dilemma ahead of Oval Test

The fifth and final Test of the series between India and England is scheduled to start on August 15, at The Oval. But before it starts, the major challenge in front of Indian skipper, MS Dhoni, would be to select the playing XI.

Disappointed with the manner I got out: R Ashwin

Indian off-spinner R Ashwin has expressed hope that one of their bowlers will step up on second day to prevent England from running away with the fourth Test and also expressed his disappointment as he got out after getting set.

India vs England 2014: 4th Test - Preview

With lingering disappointment of an unfavourable verdict in the James Anderson fracas, India go into the fourth cricket Test against England here Thursday facing a selection dilemma on whether to leave out a couple of out-of-form players or give them one last opportunity.

India vs England: Selection headaches for Dhoni ahead of fourth Test

In the wake of losing the third cricket Test and face in the Jadeja-Anderson spat judgment, India will look to regroup and devise a plan to make enough runs and take 20 English wickets to win the fourth Test at the Old Trafford here, starting Thursday.

Gundappa Viswanath wants specialist spinner for third Test

India should include a specialist spinner in the playing XI for the Southampton Test, beginning tomorrow, former Indian great Gundappa Viswanath said.

With little flexibility, Ashwin can be a hit abroad: Swann

R Ashwin has it in him to be India`s top spinner on foreign tracks provided he becomes a little more flexible and curbs his aggressive instincts when the situation demands, feels former England off-spinner Graeme Swann.

Taking cue from Lanka spinners in England, says Ashwin

As a means to gear up for the upcoming Test battle in England, off-spinner R Ashwin today said he has been following the ongoing series between Sri Lanka and the hosts and is trying to take a cue from the visiting team`s slow bowlers.

Ravichandran Ashwin stays on eighth spot in Test bowlers chart

India may not have played a Test match for more than three months now but off-spinner R Ashwin held on to his eighth spot in the ICC Test bowlers` rankings led by South African paceman Dale Steyn.

India can`t bowl England twice: Vengsarkar

Indian attack lacks teeth which is required to bowl England twice in the Tests, says former India skipper Dilip Vengsarkar.

IPL: Trying to bowl in good areas and mix up deliveries, says Jadeja

Ravindra Jadeja has been consistently performing with the ball for Chennai Super Kings, and the all-rounder says his mantra to success is to bowl in good areas and mix up the deliveries.