Team India inconsistent like Bollywood stars, says Jeffrey Arthur
Team India inconsistent like Bollywood stars, says Jeffrey Arthur

Renowned British author and a former MP Jeffrey Archer on Wednesday said the current Indian cricket team puzzles him and compared the Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led side with Bollywood superstars, who according to him are famous for their inconsistencies in giving hit films.

Indian team has good all-round strength: Clive Lloyd
Indian team has good all-round strength: Clive Lloyd

Praising the Indian team, Former West Indies captain and chairman of selectors Clive Lloyd has said that the Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led side has "all-round strength" with players like in-form Shikhar Dhawan and the ever-consistent Virat Kohli.

ICC World Cup: Few good training days better than many sessions, says MS Dhoni
ICC World Cup: Few good training days better than many sessions, says MS Dhoni

Indian team's irregular sessions may have surprised many but skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni feels that it is better to do three days of "high intensity" training rather than six days of "mediocre" workout to keep fresh in a marathon tournament like the cricket World Cup.

Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni slide down; Mohammad Shami gains 14 places in ODI rankings
Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni slide down; Mohammad Shami gains 14 places in ODI rankings

Virat Kohli and Mahendra Singh Dhoni slipped down the ladder to be fourth and 10th respectively, while Shikhar Dhawan retained his seventh spot in the latest ICC ODI batsmen's rankings released here today.

Virat Kohli will bring purpose to Indian captaincy: Kim Hughes
Virat Kohli will bring purpose to Indian captaincy: Kim Hughes

Former Australia skipper Kim Hughes is not a great fan of Mahendra Singh Dhoni's leadership style and feels that Virat Kohli's elevation to captaincy should not only be in Tests but also across all formats to bring in more purpose to the top job.

India can't play more against UAE to help them: MS Dhoni
India can't play more against UAE to help them: MS Dhoni

The Indian cricket team already has a cramped round-the-year schedule and skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni made it clear that it's not his team's responsibility to play more against countries like UAE in a bid to raise the quality and profile of the game in ICC's Associate nations.

India favourite to retain Cricket World Cup: Bhachung Bhutia
India favourite to retain Cricket World Cup: Bhachung Bhutia

Hailing Mahendra Singh Dhoni as the best skipper, former football ace Bhaichung Bhutia Saturday exuded confidence in the Indian cricket team successfully defending the World Cup.

ICC World Cup: Indian bowlers have really stepped up, claims MS Dhoni
ICC World Cup: Indian bowlers have really stepped up, claims MS Dhoni

India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Saturday said his bowlers have elevated their level of performance, producing another exquisite bowling exhibition against the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in a World Cup Pool B encounter at the WACA here.

India's 'complete unit' has been doing well, says skipper MS Dhoni
India's 'complete unit' has been doing well, says skipper MS Dhoni

On a roll after three successive wins in the ongoing cricket World Cup following Saturday's nine-wicket spanking of minnows UAE, India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said his "complete unit" has been doing well with consistent performances in all departments of the game.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: India vs UAE - As it happened...
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: India vs UAE - As it happened...

India thrashed UAE by nine wickets to register their third straight win of the tournament to top Pool B with 6 points. 

Team India aim to stop batting collapse during slog over
Team India aim to stop batting collapse during slog over

It has been a near-flawless performance by the Indian cricket team in the ongoing ICC World Cup but there is one grey area that skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni and the team management would quickly like to address before the side gets ready for the all-important knock-out stage of the competition.

Sandeep Patil preferred to watch domestic cricket than go to World Cup
Sandeep Patil preferred to watch domestic cricket than go to World Cup

Chief selector Sandeep Patil rejected the Board's offer to go and watch the Indian team play in the World Cup and preferred to watch domestic cricket instead.

World Cup 2015: Vasai's Swapnil Patil all geared to play against Dhoni and Co.
World Cup 2015: Vasai's Swapnil Patil all geared to play against Dhoni and Co.

When Swapnil Patil steps on to the field wearing the United Arab Emirates colours against Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his men in their World Cup tie, his near and dear ones here would root for him but they would support the Men in Blue.

ICC World Cup 2015 diary: Dhoni-Kohli bonhomie, WACA board
ICC World Cup 2015 diary: Dhoni-Kohli bonhomie, WACA board

There were lot of speculations about Mahendra Singh Dhoni-Virat Kohli relationship but if you walked in at the Hotel Hyatt on Tuesday afternoon, you could say that all those were just rumours.

Shikhar Dhawan lucky to be surrounded by understanding people: Michael Holding
Shikhar Dhawan lucky to be surrounded by understanding people: Michael Holding

Not taking anything away from Shikhar Dhawan's creditable show in the cricket World Cup so far, West Indies pace legend Michael Holding feels the left-handed opener is lucky to be surrounded by understanding men, who can play the good mentor's role.

World Cup 2015: Pakistan fret over non-performing asset Younus Khan
World Cup 2015: Pakistan fret over non-performing asset Younus Khan

Speculation is rife that Younus Khan will quit one-day cricket after the World Cup and chances are it would be far from a fairytale farewell for one of Pakistan`s modern batting greats.

ICC World Cup: India's attack would be most discussed from now on, feels Javagal Srinath
ICC World Cup: India's attack would be most discussed from now on, feels Javagal Srinath

Former India pace spearhead Javagal Srinath said Mahendra Singh Dhoni's bowling attack has become the talking point in the ongoing cricket World Cup as the side notched up two convincing wins and lauded young seamer Mohammed Shami for showing "real maturity".

ICC World Cup 2015: Flexibility is Ajinkya Rahane's key strength, says MS Dhoni
ICC World Cup 2015: Flexibility is Ajinkya Rahane's key strength, says MS Dhoni

Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni feels that talented Mumbai batsman Ajinkya Rahane is one player who has improved by leaps and bounds in recent times and is ready to don any hat for the team's cause.

Don't remember Proteas being outplayed like this: Sourav Ganguly
Don't remember Proteas being outplayed like this: Sourav Ganguly

Impressed by India's clinical performance against South Africa, former cricket captain Sourav Ganguly said the Proteas have not been outplayed like this in a "long long time" and Mahendra Singh Dhoni's side can gain a lot of courage from such a display.

Shouldn't be over-burdened with additional practice: Sachin Tendulkar
Shouldn't be over-burdened with additional practice: Sachin Tendulkar

Indian cricket team's sudden breaks from training session may have raised a few eyebrows but Mahendra Singh Dhoni's theory got firm backing from Sachin Tendulkar, who feels that an ideal balance needs to be struck between "staying fresh and not over burdening with additional practice."