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India vs England: Gavaskar slams Indian cricketers for meek surrender

Former captain Sunil Gavaskar Sunday slammed the Indian cricketers for their embarrassing innings defeat in the fourth Test at Old Trafford, saying that they showed "no backbone" to fight against a "persistent" England side.

Pakistan slip after Kumar Sangakkara`s double ton in Galle

Veteran Kumar Sangakkara hit a 200-plus score for the 10th time to light up the fourth day`s play in the first Test between Sri Lanka and Pakistan in Galle Saturday.

1st Test, Day 1: Younis Khan`s ton rescues Pakistan against Sri Lanka

Veteran batsman Younis Khan hit an unbeaten 133 to steer Pakistan out of trouble on the opening day of the first Test against Sri Lanka, here on Wednesday.

Mahendra Singh Dhoni again points out DRS flaw

Indian cricket team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has once again pointed to the flaws that exist in the present Decision Review System (DRS), saying that India continues to be a victim of it, and therefore, is reluctant to accept it.

Not a perfect day for England, admits Joe Root

England middle-order batsman Joe Root has refused to blame his team`s batsmen for the slump in the post-lunch session that saw them collapse from 134/1 to 202/7 handing India the advantage in the first Test at Nottingham.

ICC confident Kumble`s presence in DRS discussions to `win over` BCCI

The International Cricket Council (ICC) is reportedly confident that the presence of former Indian captain Anil Kumble in the discussion over the Decision Review System (DRS) will win over the powerful Indian board in changing their stance over the system.

India may implement DRS sooner than later

India may be ready to accept more responsibility for improving the decision review system (DRS) as part of their new leadership role in the International Cricket Council (ICC).

ICC testing new review system in Pak-Sri Lanka Test series

The International Cricket Council (ICC) is reportedly trialling a new review system, called Officiating Replay System (ORS), in which a non-match umpire is provided with direct replays during a match, during the ongoing Test series between Sri Lanka and Pakistan in the UAE.

ORS targeting accuracy, time saving in cricket: Simon Taufel

Simon Taufel, five-time umpire of the year, on Thursday said a new trialled system will help attain more accuracy and save time on referred decisions during international cricket matches.

BCCI not to change DRS stance despite Kohli`s controversial dismissal: Gavaskar

Indian batting legend and commentator Sunil Gavaskar said that the Indian cricket board would not change their controversial view on the non-use of the Decision Review System (DRS) despite lynchpin batsman Virat Kohli being given out caught behind to the first ball of the final day at Kingsmead on Monday.

Fantastic performance by team but could have done better: Dhoni

Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Monday blamed losing too many wickets in the morning session and some poor umpiring decisions for their 10-wicket defeat in the second Test against South Africa but applauded the way his team played in the series.

DRS in the spotlight again after Root`s dismissal

The International Cricket Council`s controversial decision review system was in the spotlight again on the second day of the third Ashes Test at the WACA Ground on Saturday.

Graeme Smith backs use of DRS despite `extra pressure` on captaincy

South African Test captain Graeme Smith has said that the use of technology adds extra pressure on the captaincy in cricket but it definitely has advantages.

Real-time snicko to be used as new DRS tool in winter Ashes

The real-time snickometer, which is the new update in the much-maligned Decision Review System (DRS), is reportedly set to be added to the technology available to the umpires during the winter Ashes series.

Shane Watson to use DRS `more sparingly` in winter Ashes due to `unflattering success rate`

Australian all-rounder Shane Watson has admitted that he would be more careful about using the Decision Review System.

Shaun Tait not in favour of two new ball rule

Australian tearaway pacer Shaun Tait today ridiculed the two new ball rule as it takes reverse swing out of the equation and hoped the ICC would reintroduce the old regulations.

ICC extends Bangladesh World T20 deadline

Bangladesh`s deadline for getting its stadiums ready for next year`s World Twenty20 has been extended until November 30, the International Cricket Council said Saturday after a two-day board meeting in London.

Ian Chappell hits out at BCCI for muzzling commentators over DRS

Former Australian skipper Ian Chappell has slammed Indian Cricket Board for "muzzling" commentators over the controversial DRS.

Hot Spot dropped for Ashes

The controversial decision-review technology known as Hot Spot has been dumped just weeks before Australia`s Ashes series against England, the Nine Network said on Thursday.

New playing conditions take effect from Bangladesh-NZ series

The new playing conditions for all three formats of international cricket -- including the contentious Decision Review System and stricter penalties for ball-tampering -- came into effect with the series between Bangladesh and New Zealand which started here on Wednesday.