Virat Kohli appointed team India's captain for ODIs against Sri Lanka

Selectors have chosen Virat Kohli as the Indian Cricket team's captain in ODIs against Sri Lanka next month.

Virat Kohli deserved India cap earlier than me: Manish Pandey

He started his career as an equally talented U-19 cricketer like his illustrious peer Virat Kohli but Manish Pandey believes his former India colts colleague "fully deserved to play for the country" ahead of him.

India must learn to perform better overseas: Anurag Thakur
India must learn to perform better overseas: Anurag Thakur

BCCI joint secretary Anurag Thakur has said that the powerful cricket body needs to work on a lot of issues for the overall health of the sport, with the the national team's "disappointing" performance in Tests abroad topping the priority list.

India to take on Pakistan in 4th match of ICC World Cup 2015

15 Feb 2015 is going to be uber special for the Indian cricket team fans as Team India will come face to face with Pakistan on the World Cup match that's going to happen in Australia and New Zealand in February and March 2015.

My endeavour is to get Suresh Raina back in Test team, says Ravi Shastri
My endeavour is to get Suresh Raina back in Test team, says Ravi Shastri

Former India cricketer Ravi Shastri, who is currently the national team director, today said it would be his endeavour to get left-handed batsman Suresh Raina back in the Test side.

No major surprises expected at selection meeting for West Indies ODIs
No major surprises expected at selection meeting for West Indies ODIs

The national selection committee headed by Sandeep Patil will be announcing the 15-member Indian team for the upcoming ODI series against the West Indies that will start at Kochi on October 8.

Ravi Shastri to continue as Team India director till ICC World Cup 2015
Ravi Shastri to continue as Team India director till ICC World Cup 2015

As per a decision taken at the BCCI's working committee meeting on Friday, former Indian cricketer Ravi Shastri will continue as the Team Director of the Indian team till the ICC World Cup 2015.

Drop Fletcher, bring in Vengsarkar, Shastri: Engineer
Drop Fletcher, bring in Vengsarkar, Shastri: Engineer

 

Mumbai: Former India stumper Farokh Engineer wants Duncan Fletcher axed as the Indian team's chief coach, and the appointment of Ravi Shastri and Dilip Vengsarkar to guide the team after the 3-1 drubbing Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men received in the five-Test series in England.

Reports of Duncan Fletcher, Ravi Shastri to be tabled at working committee
Reports of Duncan Fletcher, Ravi Shastri to be tabled at working committee

The reports of head coach Duncan Fletcher and Ravi Shastri, who took over as the Indian team's director for the second part of the tour to England comprising limited over matches, are to be tabled before the Cricket Board's working committee for its members' perusal.

Film on MS Dhoni halted by BCCI

A film being planned on the life of Indian captain MS Dhoni will now have to wait till his retirement to turn into a reality.

Practising on hockey turf mantra behind Suresh Raina's success
Practising on hockey turf mantra behind Suresh Raina's success

Suresh Raina, whose century in the second ODI helped India regain its confidence back after successive defeats in Tests against England, has extensively worked hard on tackling short pitch deliveries in the hockey turf at Guru Govind Singh Sports College here, his coach Deepak Sharma said.

After Suresh Raina, Shikhar Dhawan hails Ravi Shastri's role as Team Director
After Suresh Raina, Shikhar Dhawan hails Ravi Shastri's role as Team Director

Days after Suresh Raina hailed Ravi Shastri's role as Team Director, Indian batsman Shikhar Dhawan has said that the former captain instilled confidence in the side after the Test debacle.

India vs England, 3rd ODI- India beats England at Nottingham

Indian cricketer Ambati Rayudu slammed an unbeaten 64 as India relied on an all-round display to thrash England by six wickets in the third cricket one-dayer and take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the five-match series in Nottingham on Saturday.

Kirti Azad questions cricketers` commitment to nation

Slamming the national cricket team for yet another disastrous Test series loss abroad, former India cricketer Kirti Azad on Friday questioned the passion of Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his men for longer version of the game as well as their commitment towards the nation.

MS Dhoni should go after another overseas blow

Dhoni, despite his overcrowded trophy-cabinet, is certainly not the right man to be in charge of the Indian Test team going forward.

Performance depends on captain and players: Syed Kirmani

Former wicket-keeper Syed Kirmani on Tuesday welcomed Ravi Shastri`s appointment as Team India Director but said the ultimate responsibility of team`s performance lies with the captain and his players.

Mudgal committee members England-bound to quiz cricketers

The Supreme Court-appointed IPL probe committee members, headed by Retd Justice Mukul Mudgal, is likely to leave for England within a few days to talk to a few members of the Indian cricket team regarding betting and spot-fixing scandal during IPL-6.

Duncan Fletcher sidelined, Ravi Shastri appointed Team Director

Cracking the whip following India`s shambolic Test series against England, The BCCI today sidelined coach Duncan Fletcher by appointing former captain Ravi Shastri as the Team Director while giving a "break" to bowling coach Joe Dawes and fielding coach Trevor Penny for the upcoming one-day series.

Indian cricket team slips one place to fifth spot in ICC Test rankings

India have slipped one place to be fifth in the ICC Test team rankings after their 1-3 demolition at the hands of England in the recently-concluded five-match series.

Stuart Broad left out of England one-day squad to face India

Strike bowler Stuart Broad, one of the heroes of England`s 3-1 test series victory against India, was on Monday left out of a 15-man squad for the five one-day internationals between the two teams.