Meet Munish Ansari – Indian speedster who took Oman to World T20 after being ignored by MP
Meet Munish Ansari – Indian speedster who took Oman to World T20 after being ignored by MP

Indian-born Munish Ansari became an overnight hero for Oman as the speedster helped the nation to create history by qualify for the World Twenty20, scheduled to take place next year.

Why Virat Kohli is remarkably unique
Why Virat Kohli is remarkably unique

Ever since he took over charge of India's Test side, the usually brash Virat Kohli has exercised considerable restraint.

I don't need to boost myself watching Yasir Shah: Amit Mishra
I don't need to boost myself watching Yasir Shah: Amit Mishra

 He is expectedly happy to have made a comeback into the Test squad but Amit Mishra said that "he does not need" to look at Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah's recent exploits to get a morale booster ahead of three-Test series against Sri Lanka.

We feel this is the best pace attack: Sandeep Patil differs from MS Dhoni
We feel this is the best pace attack: Sandeep Patil differs from MS Dhoni

The chairman of senior selection committee Sandeep Patil in a polite yet firm manner made it clear that his point of view on team's pace attack is different from limited overs captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni.

BCCI announces 15-member squad for Sri Lanka tour

The Board of Control for Cricket (BCCI) on Thursday announced a 15-member squad for the upcoming Sri Lanka tour.

Players will be judged on performance, not age: BCCI
Players will be judged on performance, not age: BCCI

The BCCI stated on Thursday that players selected for the Indian team will be judged on basis of performance and not age. Veteran Harbhajan Singh who was selected for the tour of Sri Lanka was backed by the BCCI because of his good performance against Bangladesh since his comeback.

India's tour of Sri Lanka: Picking third spinner would be key decision for selectors
India's tour of Sri Lanka: Picking third spinner would be key decision for selectors

Indian national selectors on Thursday will pick up the 15-member Test squad for the forthcoming away series against Sri Lanka.

Focus on 3rd spinner as selectors set to pick squad for Sri Lanka
Focus on 3rd spinner as selectors set to pick squad for Sri Lanka

The third specialist spinner's slot will be the subject of much deliberation when the national selection committee, headed by Sandeep Patil, meets here on Thursday to announce the squad for the three-Test away series against Sri Lanka starting August 12.

Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri made me feel wanted: Harbhajan Singh
Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri made me feel wanted: Harbhajan Singh

 Back into the national fold after a two-year hiatus, Harbhajan Singh immensely appreciates how Test captain Virat Kohli and Team Director Ravi Shastri made him feel "wanted" in the team.

India vs Zimbabwe: Bowled to my strengths and was rewarded, says Axar Patel
India vs Zimbabwe: Bowled to my strengths and was rewarded, says Axar Patel

 Awarded man-of-the-match on his Twenty20 International (T20I) debut against Zimbabwe on Friday, India's left-arm spinner Axar Patel on Friday said he bowled to his strengths and was rewarded with a three-wicket haul.

We were outplayed by India in all departments: Zimbabwe skipper Elton Chigumbura
We were outplayed by India in all departments: Zimbabwe skipper Elton Chigumbura

Zimbabwe skipper Elton Chigumbura on Friday said a dominant India outclassed the hosts with both bat and ball to coast a 54-run victory in the first Twenty20 International at the Harare Sports Club here on Friday

1st T20I: Axar Patel, Harbhajan Singh spin India to 54-run win against Zimbabwe
1st T20I: Axar Patel, Harbhajan Singh spin India to 54-run win against Zimbabwe

Young Axar Patel and Harbhajan Singh gave an impressive display of spin bowling as India relied on an all-round display to trounce a hapless Zimbabwe by 54 runs in the first T20 International cricket match here today.

Why should I lag behind if there is 15-degree benefit: Ravichandran Ashwin
Why should I lag behind if there is 15-degree benefit: Ravichandran Ashwin

One of the few off-spinners in world cricket with a clean action, India's Ravichandran Ashwin admits that the need to use the allowed 15-degree flex does arise in the modern game even though he has learnt to bowl with a straight arm.

1st T20: India vs Zimbabwe - As it happened...

Ajinkya Rahane-led Indian cricket team continued their unbeaten run in Zimbabwe as they defeated the hosts convincingly by 54 runs in the first T20 match played at the Harare Sports Club.

Yuvraj Singh congratulates Harbhajan Singh on reaching 700-wicket mark
Yuvraj Singh congratulates Harbhajan Singh on reaching 700-wicket mark

Discarded Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh on Wednesday congratulated Harbhajan Singh on completing 700 international wickets.

Will cherish the debut moment for life: Manish Pandey
Will cherish the debut moment for life: Manish Pandey

Glad to have made it count after getting the "lucky" break in India's one-day team, batsman Manish Pandey said receiving his ODI cap from senior off-spinner Harbhajan Singh was a moment he would cherish for the rest of his life.

IPL spot-fixing: 'Indiscipline' cause of all problems, says Kirti Azad
IPL spot-fixing: 'Indiscipline' cause of all problems, says Kirti Azad

Former cricketer and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kirti Azad on Tuesday said that indiscipline is the sole reason behind the controversy surrounding the cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL) tournament.

3rd ODI: Zimbabwe vs India - Preview
3rd ODI: Zimbabwe vs India - Preview

 After suffering two back-to-back defeats against a second string Indian side, Zimbabwe know they have to somehow clinch the third and last One-Day International (ODI) and avoid a brownwash to carry some momentum into the Twenty20 Internationals (T20I) as the two teams lock horns here on Tuesday.

Ajinkya Rahane-led Indian cricket team arrives in Zimbabwe
Ajinkya Rahane-led Indian cricket team arrives in Zimbabwe

 The Ajinkya Rahane-led Indian cricket team arrived here for the limited overs series against hosts Zimbabwe starting July 10.

India vs Zimbabwe: India's fringe players sense opportunity in ODI series
India vs Zimbabwe: India's fringe players sense opportunity in ODI series

Zimbabwe may not be the strongest of opponents but the importance of an away series against them is not lost on India`s fringe players who are keen to make the most of the opportunity in absence of their seniors.