Test match

Team India wins second test match against Sri Lanka

India has defeated Sri Lanka in second test match held at Colombo and captured series of 3 matches by winning 2 of them. The Indian cricket team won match by an inning and 53 runs.

Aug 06, 2017, 19:08 PM IST
Sri Lanka vs India, 1st Test: Hardik Pandya, Mohammed Shami put visitors on top at end of Day 2 in Galle

Sri Lanka vs India, 1st Test: Hardik Pandya, Mohammed Shami put visitors on top at end of Day 2 in Galle

At stumps on the second day, Sri Lanka were struggling at 154 for 5 after Pandya's 49-ball-50 helped the visitors reach a mammoth first innings score of 600. 

Jul 27, 2017, 18:02 PM IST
WI vs PAK, 1st Test, Day 4: Misbah ul Haq's 99 takes Pakistan to 407-run total against West Indies

WI vs PAK, 1st Test, Day 4: Misbah ul Haq's 99 takes Pakistan to 407-run total against West Indies

It was Bishoo who eventually broke an 88-run sixth-wicket stand between Misbah and Sarfraz Ahmed, the wicketkeeper batsman playing in his usual pugnacious manner in getting to 54 before he was bowled around his legs attempting a sweep shot just after lunch.

Apr 25, 2017, 09:04 AM IST
BCCI say no to attend ICC meeting on World Test Championship, still maintaining resistance against proposed event

BCCI say no to attend ICC meeting on World Test Championship, still maintaining resistance against proposed event

The BCCI has been strongly opposing the proposed World Test Championship since it was ideated. It was first planned in 2013 and then in 2017, but got canceled. 

Mar 14, 2017, 16:56 PM IST
India vs Australia: Ranchi set to become India's 26th Test venue; misses favorite son MS Dhoni

India vs Australia: Ranchi set to become India's 26th Test venue; misses favorite son MS Dhoni

It's all because of Dhoni that we're able to host our first Test match here. His rise has put the city in international map -  Dhoni's childhood coach Keshav Banerjee 

Mar 14, 2017, 16:44 PM IST
Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 1st Test Day 2: Visitors start strong with 118 runs opening partnership

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 1st Test Day 2: Visitors start strong with 118 runs opening partnership

Earlier in the day Sri Lanka put up a massive 494 in their first innings

Mar 08, 2017, 19:50 PM IST
India vs Australia, 2nd Test, Day 2: Shaun Marsh, Matt Renshaw dampens hosts' hope of squaring the series

India vs Australia, 2nd Test, Day 2: Shaun Marsh, Matt Renshaw dampens hosts' hope of squaring the series

While Ashwin bowled a tight line and beat the bat on occasions, it was Jadeja, who looked like the most lethal among Indian bowlers

Mar 05, 2017, 17:02 PM IST
India vs Australia, 2nd Test: Nathan Lyon's career best 8/50 wraps up Virat Kohli & Co for 189 on Day 1

India vs Australia, 2nd Test: Nathan Lyon's career best 8/50 wraps up Virat Kohli & Co for 189 on Day 1

After Steve O'Keefe's 12-wicket haul in Pune, it was senior-pro Lyon's turn to torment the Indian batsmen and he recorded the best bowling figures in an innings by an overseas bowler

Mar 04, 2017, 17:15 PM IST
IND vs AUS: Team India didn't play to its potential in Pune Test, says coach Anil Kumble

IND vs AUS: Team India didn't play to its potential in Pune Test, says coach Anil Kumble

Kumble said the team did not adapt well to the conditions and that was the reason it lost the first Test match.

Mar 02, 2017, 16:25 PM IST
IND vs AUS: After Shane Warne's 'surface of Mars' comment, BCCI could face $A20,000 fine for Pune Test pitch

IND vs AUS: After Shane Warne's 'surface of Mars' comment, BCCI could face $A20,000 fine for Pune Test pitch

BCCI has 14 days to provide a response to the International Cricket Council, which will then review the matter and has the power to issue a warning or a fine of Australian dollars 19,500.

Mar 01, 2017, 11:05 AM IST
Pune Test: Virender Sehwag could have saved India from embarrassment, says former Aussie stars

Pune Test: Virender Sehwag could have saved India from embarrassment, says former Aussie stars

After an eventful day for India on the 22 yards, Viru tried to cheer up the fans and in a very witty manner

Feb 26, 2017, 00:13 AM IST
Ind vs Aus: Twitter erupts with opinions as Australia end India's 19 match unbeaten run

Ind vs Aus: Twitter erupts with opinions as Australia end India's 19 match unbeaten run

Former cricketers like Sourav Ganguly and Harbhajan Singh had predicted India would win 4-0 against Australia and continue with their unbeaten run, but the pitch conditions changed everything for India

Feb 25, 2017, 17:35 PM IST
Ind vs Aus, 1st Test: Blame game starts after Pune rank turner puts India in a spot

Ind vs Aus, 1st Test: Blame game starts after Pune rank turner puts India in a spot

Two days before the Test started, Salgaoncar had announced that "ball will fly", a theory that was rubbished by rival captain Steve Smith, who said that "ball will turn from Day 1"

Feb 24, 2017, 22:27 PM IST
Morne Morkel back in the South African Test squad after 13 months

Morne Morkel back in the South African Test squad after 13 months

Fast bowler Morne Morkel has been included in South Africa's squad for three Test matches in New Zealand starting on March 8.

Feb 24, 2017, 20:47 PM IST
Ind vs Aus: Cricket legend Allan Border slams Matt Renshaw for retiring midway

Ind vs Aus: Cricket legend Allan Border slams Matt Renshaw for retiring midway

Matt Renshaw had a conversation with incoming batsman Steve Smith and following the hand signals towards the dressing room, the southpaw was confirmed to be "retired hurt".

Feb 23, 2017, 20:30 PM IST
Ind vs Aus: Australian opener Matt Renshaw justifies his actions, says 'had to go to toilet' – VIDEO

Ind vs Aus: Australian opener Matt Renshaw justifies his actions, says 'had to go to toilet' – VIDEO

Steve Smith wasn't too thrilled about it but he understands that when you need to go to the toilet, you've got to go to the toilet : Renshaw

Feb 23, 2017, 19:52 PM IST
Ind s Aus 2017: Indian cricket fraternity bowled over by Wriddhiman Saha's flying catch against Australia

Ind s Aus 2017: Indian cricket fraternity bowled over by Wriddhiman Saha's flying catch against Australia

Wriddhiman Saha possibly pulled off the greatest catch by a wicketkeeper when he snafflled a sensational catch to get rid off Australia's lower-order batsman Steve O' Keefe

Feb 23, 2017, 19:01 PM IST
India vs Australia 2017: Virender Sehwag predicts 3-0 or 3-1 series win for Virat Kohli and co

India vs Australia 2017: Virender Sehwag predicts 3-0 or 3-1 series win for Virat Kohli and co

But the law of averages catches up with every team and in my reading, there will be a Test in this series where the bowling might not fire or the batsmen will slip up: Sehwag

Feb 22, 2017, 19:39 PM IST
WATCH: Who is better – Sachin Tendulkar or Virat Kohli? This debate has reached Australian dressing room

WATCH: Who is better – Sachin Tendulkar or Virat Kohli? This debate has reached Australian dressing room

Some Australian players feel that Sachin Tendulkar is the best, while some believe that Virat Kohli is better.

Feb 22, 2017, 18:21 PM IST
Ind vs Aus 2017: Steve Smith rubbishes Harbhajan Singh's taunt, says Australia has enough skills and plans to face India

Ind vs Aus 2017: Steve Smith rubbishes Harbhajan Singh's taunt, says Australia has enough skills and plans to face India

Everyone is entitled to their opinion. However, I don't believe that's the case. I'm confident in the squad and we've got here to compete against India: Smith

Feb 22, 2017, 15:36 PM IST