Test Team

Shane Warne picks greatest Aussie teams, omits Hayden, Clarke, Waugh

Shane Warne picks greatest Aussie teams, omits Hayden, Clarke, Waugh

Shane Warne selected his "greatest" Australian One-day International and Test teams from the last quarter of a century as promised last month. The spin legend shared his teams on two separate Facebook posts on Saturday.

Sep 05, 2015, 17:59 PM IST
Huge outpouring for Australia`s tragic Phillip Hughes

Huge outpouring for Australia`s tragic Phillip Hughes

Flags flew at half-mast and thousands of fans and players paid tribute Friday as Australia and the world cricket community united in an outpouring of grief for the tragic death of batsman Phillip Hughes.

Nov 28, 2014, 18:55 PM IST
Not interested in playing county cricket: Ishant Sharma

Not interested in playing county cricket: Ishant Sharma

Cheteshwar Pujara will be playing for Derbyshire this season while Varun Aaron is also keen on plying his trade in the county circuit but Ishant Sharma, the seniormost bowler of the Indian Test team is not at all keen on playing in England.

Aug 31, 2014, 20:23 PM IST

Bravo says he is close to full recovery

West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo says he is close to making a full recovery from injury as he heads to Barbados Thursday to join a training camp ahead of the home series against New Zealand which bowls off next month.

May 22, 2014, 16:20 PM IST

ECB says yet to make call on `controversial` Pietersen`s Test future

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has reportedly said that it is yet to make a call on the future of controversial batsman Kevin Pietersen in the Test team.

Feb 02, 2014, 12:55 PM IST

Starc inspired to replicate Johnson`s aggressiveness to bag Oz Test place

Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc has said that he needs to replicate the aggression and mental strength of pace sensation Mitchell Johnson, who has replaced him, in order to battle his way back into the Test team.

Feb 02, 2014, 12:42 PM IST

South African fans back McLaren to replace Kallis in Test team

South African fans have backed Ryan McLaren to replace Jacques Kallis in the Test team following his retirement.

Jan 19, 2014, 04:22 AM IST

India pacer Zaheer Khan gearing up for South Africa tour

Veteran India pacer Zaheer Khan, who has made a comeback to the Test side after nearly a year, on Tuesday said he was gearing up for the challenge against South Africa next month.

Nov 26, 2013, 22:48 PM IST

Zaheer Khan -- the mentor is back in Test fold

The old warhorse of Indian bowling Zaheer Khan has finally made a comeback in the Test team for the crucial South African tour.

Nov 26, 2013, 17:49 PM IST

Lyon `confident` of earning Test spot in Oz side for upcoming Ashes series

Australian cricketer Nathan Lyon has said that he is confident he will earn his place in the Test team before the return Ashes series.

Oct 12, 2013, 14:04 PM IST

Russell Domingo says Proteas Test team ready for Pak challenge in UAE

South African cricket team`s head coach Russell Domingo has said that the side would try and maintain some stability to the Test outfit in their tour against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates.

Oct 06, 2013, 12:26 PM IST

Watson wants to open in Test team

Australia vice-captain Shane Watson’s preference to retain his opening spot in the Test team has put pressure on incumbent opener Ed Cowan

Jan 16, 2013, 13:28 PM IST

India struggling to unearth new spin stars

Harbhajan Singh`s lack of form and the poor quality of the other slow bowlers in the Indian team have raised fears that the nation`s long and glorious tradition of spin wizardry is under threat.

Sep 14, 2011, 09:26 AM IST

Jayawardene rates England most consistent Test team

Despite their poor track record in the sub-continent, England are still the most consistent Test playing nation in the world, said former Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene.

Jun 16, 2011, 00:00 AM IST