Second Test

India vs South Africa, 2nd Test: Sachin Tendulkar's advice can do India a lot of good in Centurion

India vs South Africa, 2nd Test: Sachin Tendulkar's advice can do India a lot of good in Centurion

Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar has a few suggestions for the Indian team to improve their performance in the Centurion Test starting on Saturday.

Jan 13, 2018, 13:45 PM IST
2nd Test, India vs Australia: Sachin Tendulkar backs Virat Kohli & Co. to rebound in Bangalore against Steve Smith's men

2nd Test, India vs Australia: Sachin Tendulkar backs Virat Kohli & Co. to rebound in Bangalore against Steve Smith's men

But while the result silenced predictions of another Indian whitewash against the Australians, batting legend Tendulkar is convinced the hosts will put it behind them by the time the second Test starts.

Mar 02, 2017, 11:01 AM IST
IND vs AUS: India looking for fresh start, won't be butterfingers at Bengaluru, says Murali Vijay

IND vs AUS: India looking for fresh start, won't be butterfingers at Bengaluru, says Murali Vijay

Steve Smith hit the only century of the match in Pune after being spilled four times by the butter-finger hosts who were thumped by 333 runs inside three days in the spin-dominated contest.

Mar 01, 2017, 16:10 PM IST
Kagiso Rabada, Vernon Philander grab 4 wickets each to bowl out Sri Lanka for 110

Kagiso Rabada, Vernon Philander grab 4 wickets each to bowl out Sri Lanka for 110

Rabada took four for 37 and Philander four for 27.

Jan 03, 2017, 22:33 PM IST
IND vs NZ 2nd Test, Kolkata: Sourav Ganguly not expecting Eden Gardens track to turn as much

IND vs NZ 2nd Test, Kolkata: Sourav Ganguly not expecting Eden Gardens track to turn as much

The second Test will be played on an untested wicket, but curator Sujan Mukherjee said there is nothing to worry about.

Sep 27, 2016, 23:12 PM IST
Sourav Ganguly questions Virat Kohli's captaincy following India's draw with West Indies

Sourav Ganguly questions Virat Kohli's captaincy following India's draw with West Indies

Sourav also pointed out that Virat needs to be using Umesh Yadav as a wicket taking bowler.

Aug 04, 2016, 21:00 PM IST
England vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Alastair Cook misses out but pressure on visitors

England vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Alastair Cook misses out but pressure on visitors

Promoted up the order in the absence of the injured Ben Stokes, Bairstow was just two runs away from a fifty on Friday when he bottom-edged a cut off Pradeep and was caught behind.

May 28, 2016, 00:35 AM IST
2nd Test, Day 4: Sri Lanka need 153 to level series against Pakistan

2nd Test, Day 4: Sri Lanka need 153 to level series against Pakistan

Seamer Dhammika Prasad skittled Pakistan with a four-wicket haul to put Sri Lanka on top in the second Test in Colombo on Sunday despite a defiant century from Azhar Ali.

Jun 28, 2015, 16:02 PM IST
Pakistan sight series win against Bangladesh

Pakistan sight series win against Bangladesh

Pakistan grabbed four quick Bangladesh wickets on the fourth morning to step closer to a series-clinching victory in the second and final Test in Dhaka on Saturday.

May 09, 2015, 12:12 PM IST
Pakistan 323-3 in second Bangladesh Test

Pakistan 323-3 in second Bangladesh Test

Younis Khan and Azhar Ali hit centuries as Pakistan capitalised on Bangladesh`s misfortune to post a commanding 323 for three on the opening day of the second and final Test on Wednesday.

May 06, 2015, 16:50 PM IST
India vs Australia: Josh Hazlewood ready for baggy green

India vs Australia: Josh Hazlewood ready for baggy green

Josh Hazlewood may finally earn his baggy green cap this week when Australia play India in the second Test of the four-match series at the Gabba. And giving that hint is non other than Australia coach Darren Lehman.

Dec 14, 2014, 23:28 PM IST

Sri Lanka ponder life after golden generation

Sri Lanka are banking on young talent to see them through a transitional phase in Test cricket despite the departure of one batting great, another approaching retirement and an ageing spinner in the ranks.

Aug 20, 2014, 09:52 AM IST

Pakistan lose early wicket after Sri Lanka make 320

Pakistan suffered an early setback as they began their reply to Sri Lanka`s first innings total of 320 on the second day of the second Test here Friday.

Aug 15, 2014, 13:06 PM IST

Angelo Mathews says cricketers like Mahela Jayawardene come around rarely

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has said that cricketers like Mahela Jayawardene come around very rarely and younger players in the team have a lot to learn from his fighting attitude.

Aug 14, 2014, 17:55 PM IST

Sri Lanka bat against Pakistan in second Test

Sri Lanka`s captain Angelo Mathews won the toss and elected to bat in the second Test against Pakistan in Colombo on Thursday, the final one for the home team`s retiring Mahela Jayawardene.

Aug 14, 2014, 11:49 AM IST

Spin-heavy Sri Lanka win toss, bat first in second Test

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews won the toss and decided to bat first in the second and final test against South Africa on Thursday.

Jul 24, 2014, 10:50 AM IST

Dhoni instructed me to bowl bouncers: Ishant

Pace spearhead Ishant Sharma credited captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni for instructing him to bowl bouncers which helped India win the second Test at Lord`s here Monday to take a 1-0 lead in the five-match series.

Jul 22, 2014, 09:38 AM IST

India`s greatest win overseas: RP Singh

Currently out of the team, left-arm pacer Rudra Pratap Singh has said India`s 95-run win over England at Lord`s in the second Test here Monday is their greatest overseas win.

Jul 21, 2014, 20:24 PM IST

India deserving winners: Manjrekar

Former India batsman Sanjay Manjrekar has said India are deserving winners of the second Test after defeating England by 95 runs at Lord`s here Monday.

Jul 21, 2014, 20:12 PM IST

Mathews leads from the front against England

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews took his Test-best figures before the tourists` openers survived until lunch on the third day of the second Test against England at Headingley on Sunday.

Jun 22, 2014, 20:14 PM IST