Yuvraj Singh's name wasn't discussed for Bangladesh tour: Sandeep Patil
Yuvraj Singh's name wasn't discussed for Bangladesh tour: Sandeep Patil

Indian chief selector Sandeep Patil on Wednesday said that the BCCI didn't discuss the name of Yuvraj Singh for the upcoming tour to Bangladesh.

BCCI in process of finalising Team India coach: Anurag Thakur
BCCI in process of finalising Team India coach: Anurag Thakur

BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur on Wednesday told reporters that the board was in the process of finalising Team India's next coach.

BCCI announces full-strength squad for Bangladesh, Harbhajan Singh makes Test return
BCCI announces full-strength squad for Bangladesh, Harbhajan Singh makes Test return

Ending all speculations, the Board for Cricket Control in India (BCCI) on Wednesday announced Team India squad for the upcoming Bangladesh tour.

Virat Kohli decides to play lone Test in Bangladesh: Sources
Virat Kohli decides to play lone Test in Bangladesh: Sources

Say it change of heart or pressure from the cricketing fraternity, Indian Test skipper, Virat Kohli has now decided to play in the one-off Test match against Bangladesh, according to media reports.

Selectors to opt for tried and tested squad for Bangladesh tour
Selectors to opt for tried and tested squad for Bangladesh tour

As they pick India's squad for the upcoming Bangladesh cricket tour on Wednesday, selectors are expected to settle for a tried and tested combination with flamboyant Virat Kohli set to lead a largely unchanged team that faced Australia.

BCCI to announce Team India squad for Bangladesh tour on May 20
BCCI to announce Team India squad for Bangladesh tour on May 20

BCCI will announce the Test and one-day team for next month's Bangladesh tour on Wednesday after the selection committee meeting in Mumbai.

Virat Kohli might skip Bangladesh tour, squad selection on May 20
Virat Kohli might skip Bangladesh tour, squad selection on May 20

The Indian squad for next month's tour of Bangladesh is to be picked by the national cricket selection panel headed by Sandeep Patil here on May 20.

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.

Ten students tonsured for allegedly not attending classes

About ten students of a school with boarding facility here were allegedly tonsured by their caretakers allegedly for not attending classes regularly, police said on Sunday.

Virat Kohli only batsman in India's 15-man WC squad to score hundred in Australia-New Zealand
Virat Kohli only batsman in India's 15-man WC squad to score hundred in Australia-New Zealand

Indian selectors on Tuesday announced their 15-man squad for the 2015 World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.

BCCI to announce India's 2015 Cricket World Cup squad on January 6
BCCI to announce India's 2015 Cricket World Cup squad on January 6

The Indian team for the upcoming Cricket World Cup and the tri-series in Australia will be announced on January 6, reports said.

Ajinkya Rahane, R Ashwin in fray to become Virat Kohli's deputy
Ajinkya Rahane, R Ashwin in fray to become Virat Kohli's deputy

The sudden decision of Mahendra Singh Dhoni to retire from Test cricket has also given rise to a question as to who will be Virat Kohli's deputy with the names of Ajinkya Rahane and Ravichandran Ashwin emerging as possible candidates.

Drones to monitor New Year celebrations in Bengaluru

Days after a blast in Bengaluru killed a woman, city police will now deploy drones with aerial cameras to man the hotpot areas which are expected to be frequented by revellers during New Year celebrations.

Ranji Trophy: Mumbai make six changes for match against West Bengal
Ranji Trophy: Mumbai make six changes for match against West Bengal

Mumbai selectors on Thursday made wholesale changes in the Ranji Trophy squad to take on Bengal in their fourth round group A cricket match in Kolkata from December 28-31.

30-man World Cup probables: In defence of infusing young blood in Indian team
30-man World Cup probables: In defence of infusing young blood in Indian team

In their bid to defend the World Cup title in 2015, Sandeep Patil-led Indian selectors infused young blood and ignored Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh, Zaheer Khan, Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir. Inclusion of unheralded players like Axar Patel, Kedar Jadhav, Manoj Tiwary, Sanju Samson, Karn Sharma, etc in the 30-man short-list certainly reflects a new intent.

Discarded seniors would be bundle of nerves as selectors pick 30 India probables for WC
Discarded seniors would be bundle of nerves as selectors pick 30 India probables for WC

National selectors will on Thursday pick up a strong preliminary list of 30 Indian probables for the upcoming ICC World Cup, set to take place from February next year.

Selectors to announce Indian squad for Australia today
Selectors to announce Indian squad for Australia today

Indian selectors will meet on Monday to select the Indian squad for the remaining two ODIs against Sri Lanka and for the forthcoming tour to Australia.

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.

India`s ODI team selection for England series on August 7

The Indian squad for the five-match ODI series against England, scheduled after the conclusion of the ongoing five-Test rubber, would be picked here on August 7 by the national selection panel headed by Sandeep Patil.

It was a team effort, says Sandeep Patil

Selection panel Chairman Sandeep Patil said the convincing 95-run win over England has thrilled him and credited the whole team for the stupendous effort.