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Green top awaits India and Australia in Perth's new Test venue

Curator Brett Sipthorpe is trying to produce the 'bounciest' pitch he can and that could very well work in India's favour as the visitors aim to take a 2-0 lead in the four-Test series, India won the first Test in Adelaide by 31 runs.

Dec 13, 2018, 12:57 PM IST

Rohit Sharma, R Ashwin ruled out of 2nd Test match against Australia

Pacer Umesh Yadav, all-rounders Hanuma Vihari and Ravindra Jadeja were included in the 13-man squad.

Dec 13, 2018, 10:06 AM IST

Mohammed Shami returns, Rishabh Pant and Shardul Thakur named in Team India for the first three Tests against England

The team has three spinners - R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja and Kuldeep Yadav while Yuzvendra Chahal has missed out.

Jul 18, 2018, 14:55 PM IST

Will have sessions with Narendra Hirwani before England tour: Yuzvendra Chahal

Leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal is focussed on making good use of the one-month break post-IPL to sharpen his skill sets at the National Cricket Academy under Narendra Hirwani before embarking on India's challenging tour of United Kingdom.

May 13, 2018, 16:56 PM IST

IPL 2018: CSK look to continue winning run against KXIP

CSK will look to continue their winning streak when they lock horns with Kings XI Punjab in the IPL on Sunday. It will be the third game for both teams.

Apr 14, 2018, 21:40 PM IST

R Ashwin's Punjab vs Gautam Gambhir's Delhi T20 match updates

Catch all the updates from the T20 match between Punjab and Delhi being played at Mohali. 

Apr 08, 2018, 15:46 PM IST

The world simply wants to see you cry: R Ashwin on Steve Smith press conference

Ashwin hoped the Australian cricketers can put the ball-tampering scandal behind them.

Mar 30, 2018, 14:08 PM IST

R Ashwin can use IPL to regain place in limited overs squad: Subramaniam Badrinath

 India's leading off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin can use the Indian Premier League as a platform to revive his dwindling career in limited overs cricket, feels veteran batsman Subramaniam Badrinath.

Mar 24, 2018, 18:02 PM IST

Irani Cup: Vidarbha ride on Wasim Jaffer's unbeaten 285 to reach 598/3 against Rest of India

At 40, with no worries of clearing 'Yo-Yo' tests, Jaffer batted with composure, bleeding a young bowling attack with thousand cuts, en route his unbeaten knock on a shirtfront of a track at the VCA Stadium.

Mar 15, 2018, 19:35 PM IST

Future of finger spinners lies with the perception of people: R Ashwin

Once considered a luxury for a penchant to bleed runs in order to claim wickets, wrist-spinners have taken limited-overs cricket by storm, excelling in the dual enforcer-defender role and banishing their finger-spin cousins to the fringes.

Mar 15, 2018, 13:48 PM IST

R Ashwin banking on tips from Yuvraj Singh and Virender Sehwag on IPL captaincy

Ravichandran Ashwin says leadership tips from Virender Sehwag and Yuvraj Singh will help him immensely in his maiden captaincy stint in the upcoming Indian Premier League.

Mar 13, 2018, 19:53 PM IST

Kagiso Rabada becomes No 1 Test bowler, R Ashwin climbs two spots in ICC rankings

Kagiso Rabada regained his top spot among bowlers crossing the coveted 900-point mark in ratings even as Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin climbed up a couple of notches to be placed fourth in the ICC Test Player Rankings.

Mar 13, 2018, 17:16 PM IST

Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara hold spots but R Ashwin slips in ICC Test rankings

Australian speedster Mitchell Starc reached a career-best fifth position among bowlers after his 'Player-of-the-match' performance in the Durban Test against South Africa helped his side win by 118 runs and take a 1-0 lead in the four-match series.

Mar 06, 2018, 15:32 PM IST

R Ashwin ruled out of Deodhar Trophy, Shahbaz Nadeem named as replacement

The Deodhar Trophy was a chance for Ashwin to showcase his 50-over bowling skills and convince the selectors, whose preferred choices in the shorter format are Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav.

Feb 28, 2018, 21:21 PM IST

Kings XI Punjab captain Ravichandran Ashwin not looking at IPL route for India comeback

Senior India off-pinner Ravichandran Ashwin insists that he is not losing sleep over making a limited-overs comeback for India and his immediate focus is on the “big responsibility” of captaining Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) in the coming Indian Premier League (IPL).

Feb 27, 2018, 14:17 PM IST

Virender Sehwag reveals why R Ashwin was preferred over Yuvraj Singh as Kings XI Punjab skipper for IPL 11

The fans had been fuming over his decision as they had expected local boy Yuvraj Singh to once again take over, but taking the team's long-term future into consideration, Sehwag decided to hand the KXIP reins in Ashwin's hands.

Feb 27, 2018, 13:46 PM IST

King XI Punjab name R Ashwin as captain for IPL 2018

Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Kings XI Punjab have named offspinner Ravichandran Ashwin as their captain for the 2018 season that begins April 7. 

Feb 26, 2018, 15:35 PM IST

Laugh Riot: Twitter in splits when R Ashwin said 'Happy Birthday, Herschelle Gibbs'

Ravichandran Ashwin on Friday wished former South Africa batsman Herschelle Gibbs on his 44th birthday, but the Indian offspinner's tweet was perceived as a damage-control measure after his Twitter spat with Gibbs a few days ago. 

Feb 23, 2018, 16:25 PM IST

R Ashwin takes a 'fixing' jibe at Herschelle Gibbs, then deletes tweet

Ravichandran Ashwin and Herschelle Gibbs were on Monday involved in a Twitter spat, in which the India offspinner could not stop himself from taking a match-fixing jibe at the former South African batsman.

Feb 19, 2018, 18:54 PM IST

World Cup door open for R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja, says India's bowling coach Bharat Arun

India's bowling coach Bharat Arun on Friday said the door is not closed on R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja in the lead up to the 2019 World Cup, despite the emergence of a red-hot wrist spin duo in Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal.

Feb 09, 2018, 19:37 PM IST