It's difficult to produce seaming all-rounders in Indian conditions: Jacques Kallis
It's difficult to produce seaming all-rounders in Indian conditions: Jacques Kallis

Legendary South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis feels that conditions in the sub-continent is "not conducive" for producing seam bowling all-rounders, something that the Indian cricket team has lacked for some years now.

India vs Sri Lanka: Can Virat Kohli's aggression lead to a Test series win after 22 years?
India vs Sri Lanka: Can Virat Kohli's aggression lead to a Test series win after 22 years?

Despite not having won a Test series on Lankan soil in last two decades, expectations are high from the Indian cricket team this time as they are led by Virat Kohli, India's mercurial batsman who has performed brilliantly ever since he took over from MS Dhoni as Test captain.

BCCI must shift their focus towards India's 'spin dilemma'

Comeback of veteran spinners Harbhajan Singh and Amit Mishra in the Test fold after a significant gap has given a clear picture about the crisis Team India has been facing over the years in the spin department.

MS Dhoni plays football for full 90 mins to test endurance
MS Dhoni plays football for full 90 mins to test endurance

India's limited-overs skipper MS Dhoni's passion for football is no secret. And when he got a chance to play a football match recently, he grabbed the opportunity with both hands.

After BCCI members, players are in line to sign 'no conflict of interest': Report
After BCCI members, players are in line to sign 'no conflict of interest': Report

It seems that after Lodha Committee raised questions over 'conflict of interest' issue within the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), the newly elected board members are taking the matter seriously to avoid future repercussions.

Dhoni is world's 9th most marketable athlete, beats Ronaldo, Messi
Dhoni is world's 9th most marketable athlete, beats Ronaldo, Messi

After being included in its list of 100 highest-paid athletes in the world by Forbes magazine earlier in the year, Mahendra Singh Dhoni has now found place in London School of Marketing's list of most marketable sports persons in the world.

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.

When MS Dhoni spent time cleaning his 'toys' in hometown Ranchi
When MS Dhoni spent time cleaning his 'toys' in hometown Ranchi

Indian ODI captain MS Dhoni, who is currently on a break, on Sunday took out time to clean his personal 'toys' in hometown Ranchi.

BCCI explores options to retain eight-team IPL after Lodha committee's verdict
BCCI explores options to retain eight-team IPL after Lodha committee's verdict

Stung by the suspension of Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals from the IPL, the BCCI's top officials are now working out a contingency plan to ensure that the high-profile league remains an eight-team affair.

Tough to imagine IPL without MS Dhoni: Sunil Gavaskar
Tough to imagine IPL without MS Dhoni: Sunil Gavaskar

Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar today admitted that "it will be tough" to imagine an Indian Premier League edition without Mahendra Singh Dhoni after the Supreme Court appointed Justice Lodha Committee decided to suspend Chennai Super Kings for two years.

Tainted IPL teams to receive punishment today
Tainted IPL teams to receive punishment today

Two teams from cricket`s Indian Premier League could be banned from the glitzy Twenty20 tournament when a Supreme Court-appointed panel hands down its sentence on a corruption scandal.

Ajinkya Rahane: A study in contrast

At a time when the Indian cricket is reeling under an all too visible turf-war between its two main protagonists, there raises, a more so quaint looking player giving everyone a sense of serenity amidst the chaos.
 

India to play opening Test against SL in Galle from Aug 12
India to play opening Test against SL in Galle from Aug 12

Indian cricket team will play the first of the three-Test series against Sri Lanka in Galle from August 12-16 according to a media release issued by the hosts broadcasters Sony Six.

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.

MS Dhoni turns 34, cricketing fraternity wishes pour in
MS Dhoni turns 34, cricketing fraternity wishes pour in

As Mahendra Singh Dhoni turned 34 on Tuesday, the cricketing fraternity poured in good wishes for India's ODI captain.

India vs Zimbabwe: Acid Test for interim skipper Ajinkya Rahane
India vs Zimbabwe: Acid Test for interim skipper Ajinkya Rahane

Second string Indian team is all set to play a short series in Zimbabwe under interim skipper Ajinkya Rahane.

Virat has a lot of qualities to match his aggression: Sir Vivian Richards
Virat has a lot of qualities to match his aggression: Sir Vivian Richards

He has always admired Virat Kohli's batting qualities and Sir Vivian Richards feels that one should not be too critical of the Indian Test captain's on-field aggression as he possesses the "quality" to match his attitude.

BCCI to take call on Team India coach appointment on July 29?
BCCI to take call on Team India coach appointment on July 29?

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is keen to find a new coach for Team India as per a report in the Times of India newspaper.

Opening the batting will help me: Robin Uthappa
Opening the batting will help me: Robin Uthappa

After regaining his place in the India squad for the upcoming tour of Zimbabwe, Rohin Uthappa said he is not sure about the position he would bat in but pointed out that opening the innings will help him play his natural game.

Ajinkya Rahane has come of age: Dilip Vengsarkar
Ajinkya Rahane has come of age: Dilip Vengsarkar

Expressing happiness at the elevation of Ajinkya Rahane as the India skipper for this month's short tour of Zimbabwe, former captain and ex-chief selector Dilip Vengsarkar on Tuesday said that the Mumbai batsman has come of age.