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India can emulate world-beating sides of past, says Brian Lara

India completed their 11th consecutive test series win at home last week when they took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the ongoing three-match series against South Africa.

Oct 18, 2019, 16:53 PM IST

Virat Kohli notches up career best Test score, piles up slew of records

Kohli, whose previous best was 243 against Sri Lanka, also became the Indian captain with the highest score in the five-day format.

Oct 11, 2019, 17:39 PM IST

Virat Kohli becomes first Indian batsman to score seven double centuries in Tests

The 31-year-old reached the mark on the second day of the ongoing second Test against South Africa at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune on Thursday.

Oct 11, 2019, 16:01 PM IST

Hurt by BCCI Ethics Officer's notice, Shantha Rangaswamy resigns from Kapil Dev-led CAC

The legal team of the BCCI under the Committee of Administrators had given the trio a green light to be a part of the CAC and appoint the new head coach of the Indian team.

Sep 29, 2019, 12:50 PM IST

Sachin Tendulkar extends wishes to Lata Mangeshkar on her 90th birthday--See Video

Mangeshkar has a career span of over seven decades and is also the second vocalist to have ever been awarded the prestigious Bharat Ratna award.

Sep 28, 2019, 11:29 AM IST

Sachin Tendulkar congratulates Amitabh Bachchan on winning Dadasaheb Phalke Award

Former India captain Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday congratulated veteran Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan on being selected for the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award.

Sep 25, 2019, 20:50 PM IST

BCCI condoles sad demise of former Test opener Madhav Apte

 Apte finished with 67 first-class games with 3336 runs at an average of 38.79 that included six centuries and sixteen half centuries.

Sep 23, 2019, 17:37 PM IST

Shafali Verma, the tomboy teen who could be India's next superstar

In a region where girls pursuing outdoor sports are often frowned on, it was more out of compulsion that she slugged it out with boys in her bid to play cricket for India, a dream she shared with her father Sanjeev.

Sep 18, 2019, 16:40 PM IST

Never expected somebody could come close to Sachin Tendulkar: Kapil Dev lauds Virat Kohli

Dev said that whatever is done for Arun Jaitley, who was the former president of the Delhi & District Cricket Association (DDCA), is not enough as he has done a lot for the game.

Sep 12, 2019, 20:11 PM IST

Used to tell people I wanted to be like Sachin Tendulkar: Virat Kohli

Kohli said that the absence of fear or respect for him whenever he walked out to bat from the opposition players is one of the factors that spurred him to get to the peak of his art.

Sep 08, 2019, 00:06 AM IST

From Sachin Tendulkar to Imran Tahir: Cricket fraternity pays homage to former Pakistan spinner Abdul Qadir

The cricket fraternity has come in unison to pay tribute to former Pakistan leg-spinner Abdul Qadir, who recently passed away at the age of 63 following a cardiac arrest.

Sep 07, 2019, 11:53 AM IST

Sachin Tendulkar explains what sets Steve Smith apart from other batsmen

By hitting his third ton and 26th overall, Smith also went past Tendulkar to become the second fastest cricketer in the history of the game to hit those many Test tons.

Sep 06, 2019, 17:55 PM IST

Steve Smith best in Tests, Virat Kohli on top across formats: Shane Warne

With 68 centuries in international cricket and age on his side, Warne believes that Kohli could well finish with the maximum number of centuries when he hangs his boots.

Sep 06, 2019, 15:37 PM IST

Sachin Tendulkar pays homage to coach Ramakant Achrekar on Teacher's Day

Achrekar (87), who trained Tendulkar and his friend Vinod Kambli, among others, died in January this year following a heart attack.

Sep 05, 2019, 16:34 PM IST

Jasprit Bumrah's progress in Test cricket is absolutely terrific: Sachin Tendulkar

Bumrah has bagged a total of 62 wickets in 12 Test matches he has played so far at an average of 19.2. 

Sep 03, 2019, 14:13 PM IST

Sourav Ganguly hails Virat Kohli as a 'tremendous' captain

He also said that rookie stumper Rishabh Pant (21) is a special player and India should be patient with him. 

Aug 31, 2019, 19:41 PM IST

Will always try to make India proud: Ravindra Jadeja

The Saurashtra all-rounder could not take part in the Award ceremony which took place on Thursday at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi as he is in the West Indies where India are currently taking part in the two-match Test series. 

Aug 30, 2019, 17:05 PM IST

Sachin Tendulkar backs 'Fit India Movement', plays carrom with senior citizens

Not only this, Sachin further gifted the residents carrom boards and other board games in order to keep them engaged and remain healthy. 

Aug 29, 2019, 19:02 PM IST

Sachin Tendulkar fans slam ICC for calling Ben Stokes 'greatest of all time'

ICC`s official Twitter handle had posted a picture of Stokes with Tendulkar and captioned it, "The greatest cricketer of all time -- and Sachin Tendulkar" after the Durham cricketer starred for the hosts with an unbeaten 84 in the World Cup final in July as England lifted their maiden crown.

Aug 28, 2019, 15:43 PM IST

Arjun Tendulkar named in Mumbai squad for Bapuna Cup

Arjun, a left-arm fast bowler, played for India U-19 in 2018 in the series against Sri Lanka wherein he was part of the four-day squad.

Aug 26, 2019, 20:28 PM IST