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On this day in 2004, MS Dhoni made his ODI debut

The wicket-keeper batsman has appeared in a total of 332 ODIs, scoring 10,173 runs--including 67 half-centuries and 10 hundreds--at an average of 50.11.

Dec 23, 2018, 09:52 AM IST

ICC T20I Rankings: Team India remains fifth, Australia climb up to sixth spot after 1-1 series draw

Only if India can whitewash the Kiwis in the three-match series will they be able to jump four places to grab the No.1 spot on the ICC T201 Team Rankings. But with the condition that Pakistan will have to lose at least one match. If Pakistan finishes off with 3-0 score then India have top wait for the Sri Lanka series to complete their 'Mission 111'.

Oct 15, 2017, 13:48 PM IST

South Africa-India New Year's Test likely from January 5 onwards

Team India is slated to play four Tests, three ODIs and three T20s. But dates, they are yet to be officially confirmed by the either boards. And for fans and analysts, they are all eagerly waiting to see whether the Men in Blue can actually continue with their winning spree on a challenging South African track.

Sep 18, 2017, 23:37 PM IST

Team India become first visiting side to whitewash a home side 9-0 in a tour involving all three formats

The Men in Blue now have seven victories in T20I against Sri Lanka out of 11 encounters. The team ergo surpass Pakistan and South Africa on the list of most wins in T20Is against a team. ut leading the chart is Team India with nine victories over Australia.

Sep 07, 2017, 00:23 AM IST

Team India, the most dominant Test side since Boxing Day Test of 2014

Virat as a batsman? One would dare to question it, and now Virat as a captain....a 'No' either. India still have two more Test matches to go against the Lankans, after which they would head to South Africa for an all-important round of Test battle. 

Jul 30, 2017, 10:13 AM IST

I applied 'long back' for position of India's head coach, reveals Ravi Shastri

It was only last Tuesday that the former cricketer had expressed his desire in applying for the coveted post, as per reports in New Indian Express. "Yes, I have decided to apply for the job" – was what his response stood as.

Jul 04, 2017, 10:49 AM IST

Shikhar Dhawan 'stronger person, sportsman' after comeback to Team India

The left-handed batsman said that he worked on himself before making a comeback to the Indian team.

Jun 29, 2017, 10:42 AM IST

Fielding coach R Sridhar spells out differences between Ravi Shastri, Anil Kumble's coaching style

Having worked with Virat Kohli and his men for the past three years, Sridhar has shared his notions with both Shastri and Kumble. When asked about both senior cricketers, Sridhar pointed out the difference between their coaching style and gave a little insight as to what kind of coach does Team India require.

Jun 28, 2017, 11:46 AM IST

West Indies name unchanged side for first two ODIs against Men in Blue

It is an important series for the ninth-ranked West Indies, to be led by fast bowler Jason Holder, as only the top eight teams in the ICC rankings get direct entry into the 2019 World Cup.

Jun 20, 2017, 13:09 PM IST

India vs England: Sourav Ganguly hands over Virat Kohli trophy; Men in Blue celebrate series win in style — VIDEO

India's young captain Virat Kohli has lifted two trophies in two months after leading Men in Blue to series wins against visiting England in both Tests and ODIs.

Jan 23, 2017, 00:49 AM IST

India vs New Zealand, 1st ODI: What should be MS Dhoni-led Men in Blue's playing XI at Dharamsala?

In Suresh Raina's absence from the first ODI, Mandeep Singh could get a chance in the playing XI against New Zealand

Oct 16, 2016, 09:01 AM IST

Playing spin makes India firm favourites for ICC World T20: Zaheer Khan

The World T20 will be played between March-April, with Eden Gardens to host the final.

Jan 11, 2016, 18:12 PM IST

VIDEO: A rewind of Team India's Top 5 moments from 2015

It's certainly a topsy-turvy year for the Indian cricket team. 

Dec 31, 2015, 16:49 PM IST

India stay at second spot in ODI rankings

In T20 list, India are placed at the sixth spot with Sri Lanka leading the race with 126 points.

Nov 09, 2015, 17:41 PM IST

Ind vs SA: After limited-overs success, can Kagiso Rabada dismantle India in Tests?

Young South African speedster Kagiso Rabada has impressed many with string of outstanding performances in the on-going tour of India.

Oct 26, 2015, 21:10 PM IST

Pacers could have done 'slightly better' against Australia: MS Dhoni

Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni made no excuses for India's 95-run loss to Australia in the cricket World Cup semi-finals but said the fast bowlers could have done "slightly better" and Shikhar Dhawan should not have attempted a big shot when they were going smoothly.

Mar 26, 2015, 17:52 PM IST

DDCA wants Indian team to felicitate at Kotla

The Delhi & District Cricket Association on Friday requested the BCCI to allow them to oraganise a felicitation programme for the Indian cricket team on its return from the World Cup.

Mar 20, 2015, 21:27 PM IST

Cricket World Cup: Former cricket stars congratulate India team on social media

Congratulatory messages poured in from all corners as former cricket stars took to social media to applaud India's resounding win against Bangladesh in the World Cup quarter-finals, here on Thursday.

Mar 19, 2015, 19:28 PM IST

MS Dhoni's imperious India continue to build cricketing legacy

Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday helped India record their highest successful run chase in a World Cup match. He stitched an unbeaten 196-run partnership for the fifth wicket with Man of the Match Suresh Raina to bail out Men in Blue against a spirited Zimbabwean side at Auckland.

Mar 14, 2015, 16:19 PM IST

Waqar Younis clueless about Pakistan's losing streak against India in World Cup

Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis was clueless for his side's wretched losing streak against arch-rivals India in the World Cup, but said time spent by the Men in Blue in Australia before the mega-event could be one of the reasons.

Mar 08, 2015, 21:44 PM IST