ICC World Cup 2015: Blunted bowling leaves champs India vulnerable
ICC World Cup 2015: Blunted bowling leaves champs India vulnerable

Loaded with free-stroking batsmen but missing match-winning bowlers, Mahendra Singh Dhoni`s India will look to chase down -- rather than defend -- the World Cup title they won four years ago.

Professional engagement different from commercial interest, says Supreme Court
Professional engagement different from commercial interest, says Supreme Court

Dragging names of former players donning different roles in cricket did not cut much ice for N Srinivasan to remain at the helm of BCCI affairs, as the Supreme Court drew a clear distinction between commercial interest and professional engagement of a player on account of his proficiency in the game.

Indian bowlers learnt nothing from overseas trips: Sunil Gavaskar
Indian bowlers learnt nothing from overseas trips: Sunil Gavaskar

 Once again slamming the Indian bowlers for their poor showing in Australian conditions ahead of the World Cup, former captain Sunil Gavaskar said that the bowlers have learnt nothing from their past experiences on foreign tours.

We should look for fresh set of bowlers: Sunil Gavaskar
We should look for fresh set of bowlers: Sunil Gavaskar

Coming down heavily on the Indian bowling attack in Australia, former captain Sunil Gavaskar on Saturday said that it's time "we look for a fresh set of bowlers" in the Test ranks to ensure better showing in overseas conditions.

Steve Smith becomes highest Australian run getter in four-match Test series against India
Steve Smith becomes highest Australian run getter in four-match Test series against India

Australia's marathon man Steven Smith broke another record in Test cricket after becoming the highest Australian runs scorer in four-match Test series against India.

Cricketers who made it to the Big Screen

Cricketers who made it to the Big Screen

Virat Kohli becomes top Indian run getter in Test series in Australia
Virat Kohli becomes top Indian run getter in Test series in Australia

Newly-appointed captain Virat Kohli on Thursday became the the highest Indian run getter in a Test series in Australia after notching up an unbeaten 140 in the fourth and final cricket match of the ongoing series here.

Sunil Gavaskar all praise for India's 15-member World Cup squad
Sunil Gavaskar all praise for India's 15-member World Cup squad

Legendary batsman Sunil Gavaskar on Tuesday said while India's batting line-up for the upcoming ODI cricket World Cup looks formidable, the all-rounders in the side are expected to play a major role in defending the title at the quadrennial extravaganza in Australia and New Zealand.

MS Dhoni's contributions cannot be measured in words: Sunil Gavaskar
MS Dhoni's contributions cannot be measured in words: Sunil Gavaskar

Former captain Sunil Gavaskar and ex-India cricketer VVS Laxman today said the contributions of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who has just retired from the Test format, to Indian cricket "cannot be measured" in words and added that he handled the transition well.

MS Dhoni's decision comes as a huge suprise: Sunil Gavaskar
MS Dhoni's decision comes as a huge suprise: Sunil Gavaskar

Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar said that Mahendra Singh Dhoni's retirement news was as surprising to him as to anybody and he never expected the 'Captain Cool' to quit Tests altogether.

Virat Kohli's aggression can be counter-productive, feels Sunil Gavaskar

Not too impressed with Virat Kohli's outbursts on and off the field, former Indian captain Sunil Gavaskar today said the aggression could backfire badly in the ongoing third cricket Test against Australia as the tourists already have their back against the wall.

Ind vs Aus: Virat Kohli registers 3rd Test ton in series, emulates Sunil Gavaskar
Ind vs Aus: Virat Kohli registers 3rd Test ton in series, emulates Sunil Gavaskar

 With his defiant century at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday, Virat Kohli became only the second Indian batsman after Sunil Gavaskar to score three Test hundreds in a series against Australia.

Indian bowling attack is hopeless: Sunil Gavaskar
Indian bowling attack is hopeless: Sunil Gavaskar

Former captain Sunil Gavaskar was scathing in his criticism after Ishant Sharma and company conceded 500 runs for the third time in the ongoing Test series against Australia, saying that he has "no expectations" from the Indian bowling attack and termed it "hopeless".

Consistent Murali Vijay keeps India's hope alive in Australia
Consistent Murali Vijay keeps India's hope alive in Australia

Brilliance of Murali Vijay continues to hog the limelight in Australia. The Indian opener on Saturday posted yet another half-century to help the tourists close Day 2 at 108 for 1, keeping themselves in the match and series.

I regret my act of dissent in 1981: Sunil Gavaskar
I regret my act of dissent in 1981: Sunil Gavaskar

Almost three decades after the infamous walkout incident in the Melbourne cricket Test which generated huge controversy, former India captain Sunil Gavaskar today regretted his act of dissent and said that it was a big mistake on his part.

India vs Australia: Sunil Gavaskar defends MS Dhoni on 'unrest' remark
India vs Australia: Sunil Gavaskar defends MS Dhoni on 'unrest' remark

Batting legend Sunil Gavaskar on Thursday defended Mahendra Singh Dhoni for his "unrest" comment that got the media talking about a rift within the Indian cricket team in Australia, saying that the Indian captain might have chosen a wrong word to describe the situation.

Sledging war shows no signs of abating in third Test
Sledging war shows no signs of abating in third Test

Captain MS Dhoni said Thursday sledging had nothing to do with India`s losing performance in the series against Australia and he encouraged more of it in this week`s third Test in Melbourne.

Indians should avoid verbal spats with Australians: Gavaskar
Indians should avoid verbal spats with Australians: Gavaskar

Former captain Sunil Gavaskar today advised the Indian team to avoid verbal spats with their Australian counterparts as he feels the country's cricketers are not as well equipped to deal with sledging as the ones from Down Under.

Indian bowlers didn't have Plan B for tailenders: Sunil Gavaskar
Indian bowlers didn't have Plan B for tailenders: Sunil Gavaskar

"Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar was critical of Indian bowling attack's inability to get lower-order wickets over the years stating that its a "familiar story" of lacking an alternative plan.

2nd Test: India were 50-70 runs short, says Sunil Gavaskar
2nd Test: India were 50-70 runs short, says Sunil Gavaskar

Batting great Sunil Gavaskar on Thursday felt India squandered another opportunity to be in a commanding position after being bowled out for 408 on day two of the second cricket Test against Australia in Brisbane today.