Tag: Rishabh Pant

Rohit overtakes Kohli as best-ranked Indian batsman at number 5 in ICC Test Player Rankings

Opener Rohit Sharma on Wednesday toppled his skipper Virat Kohli to become top-ranked Indian batsman after being placed fifth in the latest ICC men’s Test...

A day after showing admirable resistance, India crumble to an innings and 76-run defeat

Ollie Robinson completed a five-wicket haul as England thrashed India by an innings and 76 runs to win the third Test at Headingley on Saturday...

New Zealand beat India to win inaugural World Test Championship

India’s revered superstars failed to dazzle on the ‘D-Day’ as New Zealand’s canny operators and their classy skipper Kane deservingly walked away with the inaugural...

Leave Rishabh Pant alone: Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma doesn’t see the upcoming five-match T20I series against England as rehearsal for the T20 World Cup later in the year. For him, it’s...

Budget 2021: FM Nirmala Sitharaman may play on front foot for Indian Cricket

New Delhi: India was ecstatic, the cricketing world was awed, pundits spoke about a win for the ages – and now that famous Gabba victory...

Fifty years, not out: Glory at the Gabba can be traced to the coming of age of Indian cricket in 1971

What is Indian cricket’s coming-of-age moment? 1983 would be up there — colour television had just arrived in urban India; we saw Kapil Dev lift...

Super power: India finally emerges as the lords of Test cricket, the ultimate crucible of the game

India has been cricket’s economic super power since the days of Jagmohan Dalmiya. The IPL has amplified its commercial clout manifold. It is the sport’s...

Know Your Heroes: A few good men and a story of a lifetime

Brisbane: An amalgamation of fascinating life stories that scripted one of the most memorable moments in the history of Indian cricket. The men who humbled...

Captain Ajinkya Rahane’s fine century puts India in driver’s seat

MELBOURNE: Ajinkya Rahane played a captain’s knock, a workmanlike century that steered India into a dominant position and took the sting out of Australia‘s potent...