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Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul and other Indian stars enjoy dinner at Brian Lara's residence--See pics

Indian openers Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan, all-rounders Ravindra Jadeja and KL Rahul among others were spotted at a dinner party hosted by West Indies legend Brian Lara ahead of the two-match Test series between the two nations, beginning August 22 at Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Ground in Antigua. 

Aug 17, 2019, 17:50 PM IST

Brian Lara, Ramnaresh Sarwan to work with West Indies players ahead of India Tests

The duo will share their immense knowledge, experience and expertise with the 13-member squad ahead of two-match Test series. 

Aug 17, 2019, 16:35 PM IST

Shubman Gill breaks Gautam Gambhir's double century record

Gambhir was 20 years and 124 days old when he had become the youngest Indian cricketer to score a double century in first-class cricket.

Aug 09, 2019, 12:57 PM IST

Brian Lara predicts England will win Ashes series

Along with the winners, Lara also predicted that England skipper Joe Root will end up as the leading run-scorer by the end of the five-Test series while Chris Woakes will be the leading wicket-taker. 

Aug 02, 2019, 12:49 PM IST

I am fine, recovering and should return to hotel room on Wednesday: Brian Lara

Earlier on Tuesday, Brian Lara, 50, was admitted to the Global Hospital in Parel, in Mumbai, after he complained of pain in his chest.

Jun 25, 2019, 22:42 PM IST

West Indies batting legend Brian Lara complains of chest pain, hospitalised in Mumbai

ANI reported that Lara has been admitted to Global Hospital in Parel and the hospital would soon release a statement on his health condition.

Jun 25, 2019, 15:46 PM IST

Virat Kohli on cusp of becoming fastest to 20,000 international runs

India skipper Virat Kohli will have the chance to add another feather to his cap by becoming the fastest batsman to score 20,000 international runs when he takes strike against Afghanistan in their World Cup tie at the Rose Bowl in Southampton on Saturday.

Jun 21, 2019, 16:43 PM IST

Consistency key for dangerous West Indies at 2019 ICC World Cup: Brian Lara

West Indies were once considered invincible and won the opening two editions of the World Cup in 1975 and 1979.

Apr 09, 2019, 15:31 PM IST

Shane Warne urges bowlers to avoid bowling at the stumps while facing Virat Kohli

Warne said he has not seen anyone "dominate" one-day international cricket like Kohli has, but steered clear of calling him the greatest of all time.

Mar 10, 2019, 18:17 PM IST

Chris Gayle hints at ODI retirement u-turn after 10,000-run milestone

Gayle reached the milestone after smashing a 97-ball 162, something which also saw his tally of ODI sixes reach to a record 506 in all internationals.

Mar 01, 2019, 09:07 AM IST

List of records broken during India's win over New Zealand in Napier ODI

Pace-bowler Mohammed Shami became the fastest Indian bowler to claim 100 wickets, registering the tally in 56 ODI matches following the dismissal of opener Martin Guptill.

Jan 23, 2019, 20:24 PM IST

Former England skipper Michael Vaughan terms Virat Kohli as the best player he has ever seen

Kohli became the second fastest player to score 25 Test centuries on Sunday, achieving the tally in 127 innings. He currently trails only Sir Donald Bradman who accumulated the tally in 68 innings. 

Dec 16, 2018, 22:47 PM IST

Brian Lara on Virat Kohli: Good to see that the game has a leader now

Lara refused to comment on the Kohli-Tendulkar "who is better" debate.

Nov 03, 2018, 21:33 PM IST

There is a bit of Tendulkar, Sehwag and Lara in Prithvi Shaw, says India coach Ravi Shastri

Prithvi Shaw was Man of the Series in the Test series India played against West Indies.

Oct 14, 2018, 20:29 PM IST

Second, second to none: India skipper Virat Kohli second player to cross 900 points in Tests and ODIs

The 29-year-old consolidated his top position with 558 runs in the 5-1 series win over South Africa, during which he slammed three centuries. Kohli thus moved ahead of Brian Lara in the all-timers’ list, having also overtaken him in the all-timers’ Test list last month. He is now seventh in the ODI list of all-time rankings that is led by Vivian Richards with 935 points.

Feb 20, 2018, 16:11 PM IST

Virat Kohli leaves Brian Lara behind in all-time ICC ranking points for Test batsmen

India captain and ICC Cricketer of the Year Virat Kohli moved ahead of West Indies legend Brian Lara in the all-time career-high player rankings for Test batsmen by earning 12 points from the Johannesburg Test.

Jan 29, 2018, 11:36 AM IST

India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test: Virat Kohli equals Brian Lara's record of most double hundreds by a captain

On a record-breaking day, Virat Kohli hit his fifth Test double hundred to equal Brian Lara's long-standing record of most 200s by a captain. (Day 3 - Blog | Scorecard)

Nov 26, 2017, 16:11 PM IST

Michael Holding dismisses Brian Lara's criticism of unsporting West Indies behaviour of old

Lara also cited other instances like the Windies taking undue favours from umpires during their tour of Pakistan in 1988 and said, he was "not very proud of". The left-handed batsman went onto say that, he felt "embarrassed".

Sep 06, 2017, 18:09 PM IST

Brian Lara slams great West Indies team of old for unsporting behaviour

Cricket can have a ring of jingoism around it but Lara’s lecture was refreshing where he looked at raising a finger inwards, least of all on one of the best Caribbean teams (1970s-80s circa) who is fondly remembered for performances not just on field but also conduct off field.

Sep 06, 2017, 15:13 PM IST

After Sachin Tendulkar's backing, West Indies eager to embarrass England once again

Despite being set over 300 to win in the fourth innings following a declaration by England captain Joe Root, the West Indies won by five wickets .

Sep 06, 2017, 10:13 AM IST