Australia experience to help India in Lanka: Sourav Ganguly
Australia experience to help India in Lanka: Sourav Ganguly

Former India cricket captain Sourav Ganguly believes the experience of the Australia tour last winter will have matured and helped the likes of Virat Kohli, Murali Vijay and others for the upcoming Test series against Sri Lanka.

Day 1: Lokesh Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara help India A reach 221/6 against Australia A
Day 1: Lokesh Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara help India A reach 221/6 against Australia A

 Opener Lokesh Rahul missed out on a hundred while captain Cheteshwar Pujara struck a solid fifty to take India A to 221 for six on a rain-affected day one of the first 'unofficial' cricket Test against Australia A, here on Wednesday.

Cheteshwar Pujara to lead India A squad against Australia A
Cheteshwar Pujara to lead India A squad against Australia A

 Saurashtra batsman Cheteshwar Pujara has been picked to lead the India A squad for the two four-day matches against Australia A in July-August.

Lokesh Rahul ruled out of Bangla tour due to dengue
Lokesh Rahul ruled out of Bangla tour due to dengue

Talented Karnataka opener Lokesh Rahul was ruled out of the Indian cricket team's upcoming tour of Bangladesh as he is yet to recover from dengue.

Have become a better cricketer in last one year: Lokesh Rahul
Have become a better cricketer in last one year: Lokesh Rahul

Enjoying a prolific run with the bat, Young Indian opener K L Rahul on Friday said he has become a better cricketer in the last one year owing to a roller-coaster ride both in the domestic and international arena.

Sunrisers' KL Rahul hopes for national berth via Indian Premier League
Sunrisers' KL Rahul hopes for national berth via Indian Premier League

Disappointed with some of his performances during the ongoing IPL season, Sunrisers Hyderabad wicketkeeper batsman K L Rahul said he would look to improve in the coming matches so that the national selectors take note.

Robin Uthappa, Lokesh Rahul put Karnataka in command in Ranji Trophy
Robin Uthappa, Lokesh Rahul put Karnataka in command in Ranji Trophy

Robin Uthappa hit a brilliant 153, while Lokesh Rahul struck a patient 91 as defending champions Karnataka reached 302-2 at stumps on the opening day of their Ranji Trophy quarterfinal match against Assam, here. 

Ranji Trophy: Lokesh Rahul becomes Karnataka's first triple centurion
Ranji Trophy: Lokesh Rahul becomes Karnataka's first triple centurion

Seen as a future India Test regular, Young Lokesh Rahul today cracked a memorable triple century - the first from Karnataka to achieve the feat in Ranji Trophy as well as first-class cricket - guiding his side to a mammoth total in their match against Uttar Pradesh here.

India Test skipper Virat Kohli now on SCG's honours board
India Test skipper Virat Kohli now on SCG's honours board

India Test skipper Virat Kohli who smashed a well made 147 runs in the first innings of the fourth Test against Australia last week in Sydney, is now on SCG's honours board.

Suresh Raina's failure as Test batsman is a sorry sight
Suresh Raina's failure as Test batsman is a sorry sight

Suresh Raina's time at the crease in India's second innings against Australia in the fourth Test at Sydney, lasted only three deliveries as the southpaw scored a second successive nought. For a player who made a comeback to the Test team after more than two years, his misery in the longer format of the game was a sight very similar to his Test struggles earlier.

Rahane, Bhuvneshwar save India to earn draw in Sydney Test
Rahane, Bhuvneshwar save India to earn draw in Sydney Test

Live updates from the fifth and final day of fourth Test match between India and Australia being played at Sydney Cricket Ground.

4th Test, Day 4: Australia take 348-run lead against India
4th Test, Day 4: Australia take 348-run lead against India

Live updates from day three of the fourth and final Test match between India and Australia being played at Sydney Cricket Ground.

India vs Australia: After forgettable debut, Lokesh Rahul proves his mettle at big stage
India vs Australia: After forgettable debut, Lokesh Rahul proves his mettle at big stage

His debut against the Aussies in the third Test of the ongoing four-match series was nothing less than a nightmare. But Lokesh Rahul turned around things at Sydney, where he silenced all the critics with a maiden Test ton.

4th Test, Day 3: India vs Australia - Statistical highlights
4th Test, Day 3: India vs Australia - Statistical highlights

 Statistical highlights of day three of the fourth and final cricket Test between India and Australia at the SCG, here on Thursday.

India vs Australia: Relieved with my innings, says Lokesh Rahul
India vs Australia: Relieved with my innings, says Lokesh Rahul

Criticised for failing in his debut Test in Melbourne, young Indian batsman Lokesh Rahul was relieved to score his maiden century in his second game to help India stay afloat on the third day of the fourth and final cricket Test against Australia, here today.

Disappointing fielding for second Test in a row: Darren Lehmann
Disappointing fielding for second Test in a row: Darren Lehmann

Australian coach Darren Lehmann said he is disappointed with the fielding efforts put by his team in the last two matches after skipper Steve Smith on Thursday dropped two crucial catches to let India off the hook on the third day of the final cricket Test here.

4th Test: Steven Smith blames 'Spidercam' for dropped catch
4th Test: Steven Smith blames 'Spidercam' for dropped catch

 The overhead 'spidercam' grabbed the spotlight on Day 3 of the fourth Test after Australian captain Steven Smith seemed to indicate that the camera device hung atop the SCG was the reason behind his dropped catch of Indian centurion Lokesh Rahul, here on Thursday.

Lokesh, Rohit half centuries take India to 122/2 at lunch

Rookie batsman Lokesh Rahul struck his maiden half century as India fought hard to reach 122 for two at lunch on the third day of their fourth and final cricket Test against Australia here on Thursday.

4th Test: KL Rahul, Virat Kohli tons take India to 342/5 on Day 3 against Oz
4th Test: KL Rahul, Virat Kohli tons take India to 342/5 on Day 3 against Oz

Live updates from Day 3 of the fourth Test match between India and Australia being played at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

Sydney Test: Dropping Pujara, Dhawan shows consistent performance is need of the hour
Sydney Test: Dropping Pujara, Dhawan shows consistent performance is need of the hour

India decided to drop three big players from their line-up for the fourth Test match against Australia in Sydney which started from Tuesday. In this modern day game where the focus has changed into performance based outlook, failures turn out to be costly.