Captain MS Dhoni not 'innovative and proactive' enough: Michael Holding
Captain MS Dhoni not 'innovative and proactive' enough: Michael Holding

Legendary West Indies fast bowler Michael Holding feels Mahendra Singh Dhoni is not "innovative and proactive enough as captain, especially in Tests" although India would remain a strong contender to retain their World Cup title in Australia next year.

Former Windies coach says he was fired by WICB
Former Windies coach says he was fired by WICB

Ottis Gibson says he was fired as the West Indies head coach despite a statement from the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) suggesting otherwise.

Kumar Sangakkara doubtful for India tour
Kumar Sangakkara doubtful for India tour

Experienced Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara has been rendered a doubtful starter for the five-match ODI series against India due to a back injury.

West Indies seek India meeting in bid to solve crisis
West Indies seek India meeting in bid to solve crisis

West Indies Cricket Board directors are seeking a meeting with their Indian counterparts in a bid to minimise the potentially colossal consequences of the unprecedented abandonment of the tour of India by the Caribbean side last week.

Battle lines drawn in Windies fiasco
Battle lines drawn in Windies fiasco

Battle lines are being drawn in West Indies cricket between the players and administrators following the team`s shock withdrawal from the tour of India.

Ajinkya Rahane seeks consistency to secure India team spot
Ajinkya Rahane seeks consistency to secure India team spot

Cricketer Ajinkya Rahane has said he is working towards attaining greater consistency and is looking to convert starts into big scores to secure his place in the Indian squad.

Greatness beckons for Virat Kohli as he notches more batting records

After scoring his 20th One-Day hundred against West Indies at Dharamshala, Virat Kohli has booked a place in the pantheon of batting greats.

Sri Lanka keen to host India in Test series next year
Sri Lanka keen to host India in Test series next year

After having agreed to play a five-match ODI series in India on a short notice post the West Indies pull-out, the Sri Lankan board is looking for a return in favour from the BCCI in August next year by playing three Test matches in the island nation.

BCCI may consider freezing bilateral ties with West Indies
BCCI may consider freezing bilateral ties with West Indies

A livid BCCI may contemplate a freeze on bilateral series with the West Indies for five years and claim hefty damages for the Caribbean team's unprecedented move to pull out of the remainder of India tour in the wake of an acrimonious unresolved pay dispute with its Board.

Michael Holding says WICB solely responsible for current crisis
Michael Holding says WICB solely responsible for current crisis

Legendary fast bowler Michael Holding has chosen to empathise with the West Indies players for deciding to return home abruptly over a pay dispute while slamming the Caribbean cricket board for the sport's constant downfall in the region.

Sri Lankan cricketers concerned about skills training ahead of India tour
Sri Lankan cricketers concerned about skills training ahead of India tour

With the breaking of the news of Sri Lanka Cricket and the BCCI agreeing to a five-match ODI series, the Lankan players appeared to be concerned about their skills training required for the series.

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West Indies pull out of ongoing India tour; Sri Lanka to fill in with 5 ODIs
West Indies pull out of ongoing India tour; Sri Lanka to fill in with 5 ODIs

In a shocking development, the West Indies players on Friday abruptly called off their India tour over an ongoing payment structure dispute between the WICB and WIPA.

Stiff test for Virat Kohli today as pacy pitch looms in Dharamsala
Stiff test for Virat Kohli today as pacy pitch looms in Dharamsala

India's star batsman, Virat Kohli will hope to break the run-scoring drought in pitch assisting pace when India play West Indies in the fourth ODI in Dharamsala on Friday. Kohli has struggled off late against swing bowling on good bouncy conditions especially in England, and he will face stiff test against the Windies bowlers.

Dalai Lama's Dharamsala: Cricket tourists' vantage point
Dalai Lama's Dharamsala: Cricket tourists' vantage point

The quaint town of Dharamsala was best known for being the home of Dalai Lama until top-flight cricket arrived here with the construction of a world class stadium.

India vs West Indies: 3rd ODI at Vizag called off due to Hudhud

Third One Day International off the five-match series between India and West Indies has been cancelled due to the cyclone Hudhud.

Change in slot helped Virat Kohli and team: MS Dhoni
Change in slot helped Virat Kohli and team: MS Dhoni

Lauding Virat Kohli for agreeing to drop a rung in the batting order for the team's sake, Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni said the strategy used in the second ODI against the West Indies here could be continued as the batsman adjusted well to the change.

Failures in England may help me play 50 good knocks: Shikhar Dhawan
Failures in England may help me play 50 good knocks: Shikhar Dhawan

After a dream Test debut, Shikhar Dhawan has seen tougher side of international cricket and the opening batsman says he has learnt to value failure as much as success in the last one year, having experienced both ups and downs in his career.