Virat Kohli said the defeats against South Africa in the first two Twenty20 Internationals will act as "a blessing in disguise" for India ahead of the ICC T20 World Cup to be held in the country next year.
Former Indian skipper and incumbent India 'A' coach Rahul Dravid feels that taking singles always put the bowlers under pressure but the art of rotating strike has diminished with the emergence of Twenty20.
India's quest to maintain a clean slate in their short cricket tour of Zimbabwe went up in smoke as they suffered a 10-run loss to the hosts in the second and final Twenty20 international here on Sunday.
Former India captain Sourav Ganguly insisted it was possible for the lucrative Indian Premier League to "get back on track" following a betting scandal that saw two of its eight teams dramatically suspended on Tuesday.
Former New Zealand left-arm spinner and captain Daniel Vettori believes the Twenty20 format has helped spinners evolve in the long run, also adding that it has made the spinners think a step ahead of the batsman and take extra risks.
Australia`s Moises Henriques and Surrey team-mate Rory Burns were said to be in "decent shape" Monday following their sickening collision when they ran into each other trying to take a catch in a county match.
England, not for the first time, will try to re-launch themselves as a one-day international cricket side when they face World Cup finalists New Zealand in the first of a five-match series at Edgbaston on Tuesday.