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 Record-breaker Rishabh Pant hails India's hero MS Dhoni

Record-breaker Rishabh Pant hails India's hero MS Dhoni

Pant on Saturday took six catches during Australia's first innings to equal predecessor Mahendra Singh Dhoni's record of most number of catches by an Indian wicketkeeper in a Test innings.

Dec 11, 2018, 15:15 PM IST
Sri Lanka's Akila Dananjaya suspended over illegal bowling action

Sri Lanka's Akila Dananjaya suspended over illegal bowling action

Dananjaya was reported with a suspect bowling action during the opening Test against England, which the visitors won by 211 runs in Galle

Dec 11, 2018, 13:59 PM IST
It is frustrating, not a perfect system: Tim Paine questions DRS

It is frustrating, not a perfect system: Tim Paine questions DRS

Former Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni was against the usage of DRS in Tests and India avoided the technology for eight years after its introduction in Test cricket in 2008.

Dec 11, 2018, 12:39 PM IST
CoA chief, BCCI congratulate Team India after Adelaide win

CoA chief, BCCI congratulate Team India after Adelaide win

India held their nerve to beat Australia by 31 runs on the fifth day of the opening Test at the Adelaide Oval on Monday and take a 1-0 lead in the ongoing four-match series. 

Dec 10, 2018, 15:04 PM IST
To hell with the nets, boys need rest: Ravi Shastri after Adelaide win

To hell with the nets, boys need rest: Ravi Shastri after Adelaide win

"To hell with the nets," said Indian coach Ravi Shastri while stressing more on resting his players following a memorable 31-run win in the opening Test against Australia in Adelaide on Monday.

Dec 10, 2018, 13:46 PM IST
Tim Paine hopes lower order fight can rub off on top batsmen

Tim Paine hopes lower order fight can rub off on top batsmen

Paine`s team head to the second of four Tests starting on Friday having become the first Australian side to lose a series-opening Test to India on home soil.

Dec 10, 2018, 13:27 PM IST
List of records broken in India's win over Australia in Adelaide Test

List of records broken in India's win over Australia in Adelaide Test

The Virat Kohli-led side ended India's 10-year-long wait for a Test win Down Under with a 31-run win in Adelaide. 

Dec 10, 2018, 12:44 PM IST
Wouldn't say I was cool as ice, admits Kohli after Adelaide Test win

Wouldn't say I was cool as ice, admits Kohli after Adelaide Test win

India defeated Australia by 31 runs to take a 1-0 lead in the four-match series.The two sides will now lock horns in the second Test from December 14 at Perth Stadium. 

Dec 10, 2018, 12:29 PM IST
Cheteshwar Pujara, bowlers help India clinch first Test win in Australia in 10 years

Cheteshwar Pujara, bowlers help India clinch first Test win in Australia in 10 years

The victory saw the Virat Kohli-led team end India's 10-year-long wait for a Test win Down Under.

Dec 10, 2018, 11:12 AM IST
New Zealand's Ajaz Patel wins battle for spinner's role against Sri Lanka

New Zealand's Ajaz Patel wins battle for spinner's role against Sri Lanka

New Zealand are slated to play two-match Test series against Lanka, beginning December 15 at Basin Reserve. 

Dec 10, 2018, 08:46 AM IST
Adelaide Test: India beat Australia by 31 runs to clinch historic win

Adelaide Test: India beat Australia by 31 runs to clinch historic win

With the win, India have now taken a 1-0 lead in the four-match series. The two sides will play their second Test on December 14 at Perth Stadium. 

Dec 10, 2018, 05:32 AM IST
Asia Division 2 Qualifiers for ICC U19 World Cup set to begin in Bangkok

Asia Division 2 Qualifiers for ICC U19 World Cup set to begin in Bangkok

The qualifiers will decide the two teams which will move forward towards the next U-19 World Cup, which is to be held in South Africa in 2020.

Dec 09, 2018, 14:58 PM IST
Adelaide Test: India just 6 wickets away from historic win

Adelaide Test: India just 6 wickets away from historic win

India have not won a Test match in Adelaide since 2003, when it defeated the then Steve Waugh-led Australia by four wickets.

Dec 09, 2018, 13:41 PM IST
 Spin conundrum for New Zealand ahead of Sri Lanka Tests

Spin conundrum for New Zealand ahead of Sri Lanka Tests

New Zealand are rapidly moving into preparations for their first Test of the two-match series against Sri Lanka next Saturday in Wellington.

Dec 09, 2018, 12:30 PM IST
Yes I made enemies but I slept in peace: Gautam Gambhir

Yes I made enemies but I slept in peace: Gautam Gambhir

One of the most gutsy cricketers that the country has ever produced, Gambhir feels that the Indian society in general does not warm up to people who are forthright in their views. 

Dec 08, 2018, 18:25 PM IST
1st Test: Despite Kohli's dismissal, India in control at the end of Day 3

1st Test: Despite Kohli's dismissal, India in control at the end of Day 3

India posted 151-3 in their second innings at the end of the day's play, thus maintaining a lead of 166 runs over Australia. At stumps, Pujara was batting on 40 while Ajinkya Rahane was on one at the other end. 

Dec 08, 2018, 14:44 PM IST
Ben Stokes, Alex Hales fined but free to play for England

Ben Stokes, Alex Hales fined but free to play for England

Stokes was handed an eight-match ban by the disciplinary panel, which accepted that he had already missed that number of games and, therefore, remained eligible for immediate selection.

Dec 08, 2018, 11:04 AM IST
New Zealand register first away Test series win over Pakistan in 49 years

New Zealand register first away Test series win over Pakistan in 49 years

The hosts scored 227 to establish a 74-run lead, with New Zealand amassing 249 runs in reply to set a target of 176 for Pakistan.

Dec 08, 2018, 09:26 AM IST
1st Test: India end Day 3 at 151-3, lead Australia by 166 runs

1st Test: India end Day 3 at 151-3, lead Australia by 166 runs

 India have ended the third day's play at 151-3, thus maintaining a lead of 166 runs against Australia in the second innings of the opening Test at Adelaide.

 

Dec 08, 2018, 05:44 AM IST
Australian coach Justin Langer says Virat Kohli's India are 'smelling blood'

Australian coach Justin Langer says Virat Kohli's India are 'smelling blood'

India will be up against Australia for the first Test match scheduled for Thursday

Dec 05, 2018, 21:00 PM IST

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