The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday confirmed that Ravi Shastri's term as team director of the Indian cricket team has been extended till the ICC World T20, which is scheduled to take place in 2016.
Fresh from captaining the Indian Test cricket team to an away series victory in four years, Virat Kohli on Wednesday said he is ready to be "more responsible" in their bid to "re-establish" the side that has suffered heavy losses in the past.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is likely to meet on September 15 in the national capital to select the Indian squad for long upcoming series against South Africa, according to a report.
While Virat Kohli is known to create new records on the cricket field, the stylish right-hander reached yet another landmark as he beat the likes of Sachin Tendulkar and Mahendra Singh Dhoni in terms of number of followers on Twitter!
Indian cricket team's batting coach Sanjay Bangar on Monday urged Rohit Sharma's staunch critics to compare his intial Test career record with "any other cricketer" and be a bit "less harsh" on the stylish right-hander for some of his low scores.
Back to back half-centuries against Sri Lanka happened just at the time when Wriddhiman Saha needed a confidence-booster as he slowly recovers from a hamstring injury that prevented him from playing in the third Test of the series.
India A and Under-19 cricket team head coach Rahul Dravid is concerned about the country's young batsmen's inclination towards attempting big shots, ignoring the importance of rotating strikes to construct partnerships.
Australian pace great Glenn McGrath feels that Virat Kohli's ploy of playing five bowlers will only be successful if India get a quality batting all-rounder to back up three specialist pacers and a spinner.
Rahul Dravid expects Virat Kohli to to deliver in his first full series as Test captain when the Indian cricket team leaves for Sri Lanka, besides backing the star batsman to continue playing in his "aggressive" style.