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Shardul Thakur: Shardul’s impact was massive, necessary to have fifth bowler who gives you comfort: Jasprit Bumrah

India pacer Jasprit Bumrah hailed all-rounder Shardul Thakur‘s exploits in the Oval Test after the Virat Kohli-led side stormed to an emphatic 157-run win over...

This is among top-3 bowling performances of India I have seen as captain: Virat Kohli

A proud Virat Kohli on Monday rated his team’s bowling performance in the fourth Test among top-three in his captaincy stint and extolled his players’...

Rohit Sharma scores brilliant hundred as India reach 199/1 at tea

A determined Rohit Sharma showed exceptional temperament to score a fine hundred as India slowly took control of the fourth Test by comfortably reaching.199 for...

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...

Cricket: England great James Anderson sparks collapse before openers pile on agony for India

England great James Anderson ripped through the top order as India collapsed to 78 all out in the third Test at Headingley on Wednesday before...

View: Our athletes deserve more sensitivity and support from sports enthusiasts

Soon after American Olympic gold-winning gymnast Simone Biles had withdrawn from the finals of the team competition on account of mental health issues, there was...

ICC confirms new WTC points system: 12 for win, 4 for draw, 6 for tie

The ICC on Wednesday officially confirmed that teams will be awarded standardised 12 points for a win, four for a draw and six for a...

Kane Williamson back at top of ICC rankings, Virat Kohli remains fourth

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson has reclaimed the number one position in the ICC Test Rankings for batsmen after leading his side to the World...

IPL: Stylish Padikkal steals thunder from captain Kohli in emphatic 10-wicket victory for RCB

Devdutt Padikkal managed to overshadow none other than the great Virat Kohli with an elegant hundred in Royal Challengers Bangalore’s successful 178-run chase against Rajasthan...

Virat Kohli, debutant Ishan Kishan power India to series-levelling win over England

Ishan Kishan”s fearless half-century on debut and skipper Virat Kohli”s perfectly paced knock set up a series-levelling seven wicket win for India in the second...

4th Test, Day 1: Axar, Ashwin combine to take 7 wickets as England stumble to 205 all out

For the first time in this series, there was a pitch that could be called “balanced” in terms of how much support it provided to...

India vs England Test series: Handling India’s luxury of riches

India’s recent tour of Australia was the perfect advertisement for the cliché: behind every adversity is an opportunity. With one player after another getting injured,...

Virat Kohli returns as captain but it’s not the same team

On Friday, February 5, Virat Kohli will pat Ajinkya Rahane’s back for a ‘job well done and exceeding expectations’ in Australia and re-assume the captaincy...

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...

virat kohli: ICC Test Ranking: Rahane climbs to 6th, Ashwin to 7th, Kohli remains at No. 2

DUBAI: India captain Virat Kohli held on to his second position while stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane broke into the top 10 after gaining five places...

India leads Australia by 62 after taking lead in 1st test

ADELAIDE: India took a vital 53-run first-innings lead despite dropping at least four catches Friday on the second day of the first cricket test against...

Eyeing Clean Sweep: India ready to crush Aussie morale in 3rd T20 International

Sydney: The series pocketed and their confidence restored, India would eye nothing less than a clean sweep when they take on an Australian side significantly...

Ind vs Aus: Kohli and team look to take winning momentum into T20Is

CANBERRA [AUSTRALIA]: After securing a consolation win in the third and final ODI against Australia, Virat Kohli and boys would now be looking to carry...

Poor bowling costs India opening ODI despite valiant Hardik Pandya show

SYDNEY: Hardik Pandya’s career-best effort wasn’t good enough to compensate for a forgettable bowling effort as India slumped to a 66-run defeat against Australia in...

Kohli is ‘a very powerful guy in world cricket,’ says former Australian skipper Mark Taylor

MELBOURNE: Virat Kohli is “a very powerful guy” in world cricket who can perform both the roles of an aggressive cricketer and a statesman with...

Lot of talent in store, IPL is ready for expansion: NCA head Rahul Dravid

New Delhi: Former India captain Rahul Dravid strongly believes that Indian Premier League (IPL) is “ready for expansion” in terms of number of teams without...

KXIP finally find a way to win after Gayle and Rahul’s six-hitting competition

SHARJAH: K L Rahul played a captain’s knock and Chris Gayle fired in his first game since January as Kings XI Punjab finally ended their...

IPL: King Kohli’s troops slay Super Kings in a lopsided affair

DUBAI: Virat Kohli‘s epic skill level complemented by peak fitness proved to be too good for Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s Chennai Super Kings which slumped to...

virat kohli: Don’t pick fights with Kohli to keep him quiet, not to save IPL contracts: Paine responds to Clarke

HOBART: The Australian cricket team avoids provoking “any fight” with Virat Kohli, concedes Test skipper Tim Paine but he also asserts that it’s a strategy...