Accept DRS or suffer, current and former players to BCCI
Accept DRS or suffer, current and former players to BCCI

With close decisions going against India of late, current and former cricketers feel it is high time the BCCI give its nod to the contentious Decision Review System as refusal to accept technology is hurting the team badly.

MS Dhoni says India not far off away from Test wins
MS Dhoni says India not far off away from Test wins

Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said India have the pace, threat and aggression to win Tests away from home and it`s just a matter of time before results go their way.

Deonarine replaces Fudadin in Windies Test squad
Deonarine replaces Fudadin in Windies Test squad

 In-form Guyana left-hander Narsingh Deonarine has been named as a repalcement for Assad Fudadin for the West Indies tour of South Africa.

New skipper Jason Holder trusts senior players will support
New skipper Jason Holder trusts senior players will support

Newly appointed One-Day International (ODI) captain Jason Holder is convinced he will have the full support of the West Indies squad, despite his relative inexperience at the highest level.

Steve Smith should captain Australia in all formats: Ryan Harris
Steve Smith should captain Australia in all formats: Ryan Harris

Australian pacer Ryan Harris feels stand-in Test skipper Steve Smith should be handed captaincy in all three formats if Michael Clarke fails to recover in time for next year's ODI cricket World Cup.

Australia name squad for Boxing Day Test against India
Australia name squad for Boxing Day Test against India

Australia named a 13-man squad for the Boxing Day Test match against visitors India starting at the MCG on Friday. 25-year-old Joe Burns has been added in the squad in place of injured Mitchell Marsh, Cricket Australia confirmed. Burns plays for Queensland and has represented Australia A.

Aussie media slate `whingeing` India after loss in 2nd Test
Aussie media slate `whingeing` India after loss in 2nd Test

Beaten India were distracted by their gripes over the state of practice wickets and food as they reached their breaking point on their Australian tour, local media said Sunday.

Nathan Lyon: Another off-spinner tormenting India overseas
Nathan Lyon: Another off-spinner tormenting India overseas

The year was expected to be a tough one for the Indian cricket team, considering they were scheduled to play most of their Test matches overseas. While their vulnerability against world class pace bowling is hidden from nobody, it is quite strange to see the Indians struggling against off-spinners.

India vs Australia: Only aggression, no runs for Rohit Sharma
India vs Australia: Only aggression, no runs for Rohit Sharma

It wasn't long ago that Rohit Sharma created a world record by smashing 264 runs in an ODI against Sri Lanka. While the right-hander was once again hailed for his incredible batting skills, many doubted whether he could carry his form into the Test series against Australia.

New Zealand reposition Brendon McCullum for Test series against Sri Lanka
New Zealand reposition Brendon McCullum for Test series against Sri Lanka

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum is set to return to his customary middle-order slot for the two-Test series against Sri Lanka starting in Christchurch on Boxing Day.

James Holder replaces Dwayne Bravo as West Indies ODI skipper
James Holder replaces Dwayne Bravo as West Indies ODI skipper

Barbados all-rounder Jason Holder was named as the new captain of the West Indies one-day squad on Saturday, taking over from Dwayne Bravo who has been axed after his high-profile role in October`s India tour fiasco.

Ian Chappell criticises India after practice pitches complaints
Ian Chappell criticises India after practice pitches complaints

Former Australian captain Ian Chappell on Saturday lashed out at the Indian cricket team for complaining about the practice pitches at the Gabba here.

India vs Australia: Injury worries to Marsh, Warner cloud Boxing Day Test
India vs Australia: Injury worries to Marsh, Warner cloud Boxing Day Test

Injuries worries to in-form opener David Warner and allrounder Mitch Marsh may affect Australia's plans for the third cricket Test which gets underway at Melbourne on Boxing Day.

Indians should avoid verbal spats with Australians: Gavaskar
Indians should avoid verbal spats with Australians: Gavaskar

Former captain Sunil Gavaskar today advised the Indian team to avoid verbal spats with their Australian counterparts as he feels the country's cricketers are not as well equipped to deal with sledging as the ones from Down Under.

Gutted at being left out of World Cup squad: Alastair Cook
Gutted at being left out of World Cup squad: Alastair Cook

England batsman and former skipper Alastair Cook has said that he was ‘gutted’ to be left out of England's World Cup squad after fellow willower Eoin Morgan was confirmed as the new one-day captain.

Alastair Cook dismissal better late than never for England
Alastair Cook dismissal better late than never for England

With the World Cup two months away the England and Wales Cricket Board`s decision to sack Alastair Cook as one-day captain was very much a case of better late than never.

Jonathan Trott handed England Lions captaincy
Jonathan Trott handed England Lions captaincy

Jonathan Trott will captain the second-string England Lions in South Africa next month as he makes his international comeback, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced on Saturday.

South Africa vs West Indies: Injured Quinton de Kock out of series
South Africa vs West Indies: Injured Quinton de Kock out of series

Quinton de Kock, South Africa`s rising wicketkeeping star, faces a battle to be fit for the 2015 World Cup after being ruled out of the remaining Test and limited overs matches against the West Indies.

India vs Australia: 50-50 calls not going our way in series, MS Dhoni
India vs Australia: 50-50 calls not going our way in series, MS Dhoni

Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni says the 50-50 decisions are not going India`s way after his team fell behind 2-0 in the series against Australia at the Gabba on Saturday.

Ranji Trophy: Raliways run into mighty Karnataka at home
Ranji Trophy: Raliways run into mighty Karnataka at home

A resilient Railways will have to dig deep to stop the onslaught of defending champions Karnataka in their home Ranji Trophy cricket tie beginning at the Karnail Singh Stadium here on Sunday.