How BCCI convinced Bangladesh to play the pink-ball Test at Eden Gardens
It was at Ganguly’s insistence that another round of meetings was held at 3.00pm at the BCB offices where the BCB officials and former players like Habibul Bashar met the players and the coaches in a final attempt at making the D/N Test a reality.
Kapil Dev thanks daughter Amiya for Instagram debut; says it's important to change with the times
Dev got on Instagram this August.
Test performance bolsters Mayank’s ODI chances
Some believe Mayank Agarwal could be an option in the December ODI series against West Indies ...
India look to try more combinations to prepare for the T20 World Cup
It is an interesting time for Kohli to miss out. One, it allows him an iota of rest in what is going to be a hectic schedule stretching into autumn of 2020. Two, and more importantly, it will allow him to watch this side from the outside.
Show intent at the top
India, while batting first at least, has approached the T20 game much like the way they approach the 50-over format. Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma are champions of the 50-over contest and have time to up the tempo after settling in. They have done that time and again in the last few years.
Shahid Kapoor is honing his cricketing skills for upcoming film 'Jersey'
The actor is working on the Hindi remake of the Telegu film.
Anushka Sharma hits back at 'vicious' reports in a furious post; B-town proud of her
She ended her statement on a cheeky note.
Dhoni unlikely to commentate in day-night Test
Sources said if BCCI gives permission, then India wicket-keeper batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni would be seen doing commentary on day-night test, to be played in Eden Gardens
Batting for a good cause: Sachin Tendulkar raises awareness for brain development in Nepal
UNICEF ambassador Sachin Tendulkar raised awareness for 'Bat for Brain Development' campaign.
Rajat Sharma resigns from the post of DDCA President
Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) President Rajat Sharma on Saturday resigned from his post.In his resignation letter, Sharma sa...
If my eating jalebi led to rise in pollution, I can give up: Gambhir hits back at AAP
Gambhir, who is the only Lok Sabha MP in the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Urban Development, skipped the crucial meeting of the panel which drew a lot of flak from his political opponents. AAP has taken note of Gambhir missing the meeting and has now launched a concerted campaign against the cricketer-turned-politician.
Rahul Dravid cleared of conflict of interest charges: BCCI ethics officer
In a big relief for Indian cricket legend Rahul Dravid, BCCI ethics officer D K Jain on Thursday dismissed the conflict of interest complain...
Can India afford to have three slow-starters at the top?
If one of Kohli, Sharma or Dhawan gets set, they will either drag the game deep or finish it off. If two of them bat well, India will surely win the game. However, India’s T20 strategy needs to evolve keeping in mind the bigger grounds in Australia where power-hitting will be at a premium at the T20 World Cup next year.
Bangladesh choke India by seven wickets in series opener
Indian batsmen appeared over-cautious after being invited to bat as the young brigade disappointed the 25,000 strong fans, who braved severe smog to pack the Kotla ground. Chasing 149, Bangladesh overhauled the target with three balls to spare to record their first ever win against India in nine meetings.
Virat Kohli rested from T20s against Bangladesh, maiden call-up for Shivam Dube
The squad for the Test series against Bangladesh remained unchanged after India's 3-0 whitewash of South Africa recently. The series starts November 3 and comprises three T20 Internationals and two Tests. Pacer Bumrah's return will take longer.
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