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Ranji Trophy: Wriddhiman Saha's 92 saves Bengal as Jammu & Kashmir get relegated
Ranji Trophy: Wriddhiman Saha's 92 saves Bengal as Jammu & Kashmir get relegated

Wriddhiman Saha's match-saving innings of 92 enabled Bengal to get a point against Madhya Pradesh as they were able to avoid the ignominy of relegation from group B of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament, here today by virtue of a drawn game.

Ranji Trophy: Rawat, Karn snatch three points as Bengal stare at relegation
Ranji Trophy: Rawat, Karn snatch three points as Bengal stare at relegation

 Mahesh Rawat once again proved to be Bengal's nemesis as his quickfire 55 ensured three important points for the Railways even as the hosts got themselves into the relegation zone after the seventh round grpoup league encounter of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament, here on Sunday.

Ranji Trophy: Bengal opener Arindam, spinners surrender initiative to Railways
Ranji Trophy: Bengal opener Arindam, spinners surrender initiative to Railways

Inability of the spin troika to dismiss the Railways' last wicket pair of Anureet Singh and Avinash Yadav cost hosts Bengal three points in a crucial group league encounter of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament, here on Saturday.

Ranji Trophy: Bengal crawl to 141/4 on curtailed opening day against UP
Ranji Trophy: Bengal crawl to 141/4 on curtailed opening day against UP

Young left-hander Sudeep Chatterjee scored a patient half century after a painstaking start by opener Arindam Das as Bengal crawled to 141 for four in 57 overs against Uttar Pradesh on a curtailed first day of round six of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament here today.

MS Dhoni said this is our core team for next 7-8 years: Wriddhiman Saha
MS Dhoni said this is our core team for next 7-8 years: Wriddhiman Saha

Being Mahendra Singh Dhoni's understudy for the past four years has taught Wriddhiman Saha the virtue of patience and he said Dhoni had predicted after walking into Test sunset that the current bunch will form the core of the Indian cricket team for the next 7-8 years.

No scope for relaxation in international cricket: Wriddhiman Saha
No scope for relaxation in international cricket: Wriddhiman Saha

India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni's retirement from Test cricket could prove to be a boon for Wriddhiman Saha, who had been waiting in the fringes for long, but the Bengal wicketkeeper today said there's no way he could breathe easy.

Oz-returned Wriddhiman Saha slams unbeaten ton to lift Bengal from trouble in Ranji Trophy
Oz-returned Wriddhiman Saha slams unbeaten ton to lift Bengal from trouble in Ranji Trophy

Not less than 48 hours after returning from the gruelling tour to Australia, wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha slammed an unbeaten century to script Bengal's stunning comeback against Jammu and Kashmir on the opening day of a Group A Ranji Trophy cricket match here today.

4th Test: Mahendra Singh Dhoni still replacement keeper, says Virat Kohli
4th Test: Mahendra Singh Dhoni still replacement keeper, says Virat Kohli

 India’s new Test skipper Virat Kohli Monday said that Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who retired from the longest format of the game after the third Test in Melbourne, is still on standby and will take the field in the fourth Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) if something untoward happened to wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha.

I hope to be as calm as Mahendra Singh Dhoni: Virat Kohli
I hope to be as calm as Mahendra Singh Dhoni: Virat Kohli

 Still coming to terms with Mahendra Singh Dhoni's shock retirement, new Indian captain Virat Kohli on Monday said he is keen to emulate his predecessor by staying calm in tough situations when he leads the side out in the fourth and final cricket Test against Australia starting here on Tuesday.

Axar, Raina in selection radar ahead of 4th Test vs Australia
Axar, Raina in selection radar ahead of 4th Test vs Australia

Mahendra Singh Dhoni's sudden retirement from Test cricket has left the Indian thinktank fretting over the ideal playing combination that will take on Australia in the fourth and final Test at the SCG starting next Tuesday.

Can Lokesh Rahul gets his maiden Test cap in Oz?
Can Lokesh Rahul gets his maiden Test cap in Oz?

In the first two Tests that India lost against Australia in the four match series, one thing which remained constant was the below par performance of Indian lower middle order, especially in the second innings.

It's time for Rohit Sharma to warm the bench!
It's time for Rohit Sharma to warm the bench!

It's too early to judge Rohit Sharma's Test career as he is just nine matches old. After nine Test he has more than a decent average of 40.71, with the help of two centuries and one fifty.

India vs Australia: Virat Kohli faces possible suspension for next Test match
India vs Australia: Virat Kohli faces possible suspension for next Test match

The final day of Adelaide Test will also test Virat Kolhi's time-management skills. The Indian stand-in skipper is under the scanner having failed to meet the minimum over rate per hour on the penultimate day of the series opener.

I'll look to exploit footmarks left by Ishant: Nathan Lyon
I'll look to exploit footmarks left by Ishant: Nathan Lyon

Australia off-spinner Nathan Lyon on Thursday said he will look to exploit the footmarks created by Indian pacer Ishant Sharma during his spell to David Warner on the opening day of the first cricket Test.

Virat Kohli ready for challenge of leading India against Australia
Virat Kohli ready for challenge of leading India against Australia

Indian star Virat Kohli said Sunday he was ready for the in-your-face pressure in store for his Test captaincy debut against Australia in next month`s opening Gabba Test.

Big chance for Robin Uthappa as race for WC slots heaten
Big chance for Robin Uthappa as race for WC slots heaten

Robin Uthappa has got a big chance to show his mettle once again in the international level, as the star batsman will hope to put up a big show against Sri Lanka in the fourth ODI at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Thursday. The Karnataka batsman's last outing for the national team came against Bangladesh in the three-match ODI series, earlier in June.

Wriddhiman Saha shines with willow as Bengal crush Jharkhand
Wriddhiman Saha shines with willow as Bengal crush Jharkhand

 Wriddhiman Saha showed his prowess with the willow as his unbeaten 69-ball-84 was key to Bengal's crushing 163-run win in the east zone leg of the Vijay Hazare Trophy, here on Tuesday.

Robin Uthappa returns to India reckoning
Robin Uthappa returns to India reckoning

Flamboyant batsman Robin Uthappa returns to Indian One Day International squad for the two remaining matches against the visiting Sri Lankan team. He replaces wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha.

I'm not really bothered about criticism: Virat Kohli
I'm not really bothered about criticism: Virat Kohli

Hitting out at critics, India's star batsman Virat Kohli says he is not bothered about the questions being raised about his technique.

Can play as a batsman while Wriddhiman Saha is a pure keeper: Naman Ojha
Can play as a batsman while Wriddhiman Saha is a pure keeper: Naman Ojha

Naman Ojha is certainly back in the national selection committee's radar after four centuries in his last five first-class innings, including two double hundreds but he rules out any competition with Wriddhiman Saha for the second wicketkeeper's slot in the Indian team.