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With Roles Reversed, How Will Rohit-Dhoni Dynamics Work Out?

/ 12 December 2017

The previous time Kohli and Dhoni were rested, Ajinkya Rahane was assigned the captaincy for the 2015 Zimbabwe tour. Now with Rahane no longer a permanent member of the Indian ODI side, a course correction


Virat and Anushka: Marriage in Italy, Reception in Mumbai?

/ 11 December 2017

Virat and Anushka's snapshot from a commercial.

If we turn back the hands of the clock to the end of 2016, there was a buzz all around, that Virat and Anushka are getting engaged amid wedding rumours. As the Bachchans and the


All that made it to the record books in the 2nd India-Sri Lanka test match

/ 29 November 2017

India's captain Virat Kohli, left, and Cheteshwar Pujara laugh as they leave the ground after a dog ran into the field during their first day of second cricket test match against England in Visakhapatnam, India, Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016. (AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi)

As India registers a truly comprehensive victory against Sri Lanka in the 2nd test of the three match series, there is a lot to look forward to in the stats column. This was India’s 32nd


IND Vs SL 2017: Ravinchandran Ashwin Becomes the Highest Wicket Taker Under Any Indian Captain

/ 27 November 2017

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Ravichandran Ashwin has been India’s prime wicket-taker in Test cricket for almost a decade now and has been a major factor in India’s success at home in the longest format. Ashwin is on his way


Ajit Agarkar Questions Hardik Pandya’s Exclusion in Test Cricket

/ 25 November 2017
Ajit Agarkar, Nagpur Test, India XI, Puzzled, Hardik Pandya,

Agarkar feels skipper is in best side to decide his best XI. Photo Credit: Getty Images.

Former Indian fast bowler Ajit Agarkar, who believes the ‘best XI’ should feature in the Test format while adding he is wondering why promising all-rounder Hardik Pandya was rested in the Test fold, as of


Twitter Reacts as Wriddhiman Saha Whips Off Bails, But Ravindra Jadeja Bowls a Rare No-ball!

/ 24 November 2017
India Vs Sri Lanka, Ravindra Jadeja, Front Foot No-ball, Dimuth Karunaratne, Reprieve, Nagpur

Jadeja bowls a front-foot no-ball before picking Angelo Mathews wicket. Photo Credit: Getty Images.

After bowling just two overs in the first-drawn Test against Sri Lanka at Eden Gardens Kolkata, the premium spinner Ravindra Jadeja committed a rare blunder when he bowled a no-ball at the stroke of lunch


IND vs SL 2017, 1st Test: Rohit Sharma Lauds Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami After Stunning Bowling Show

/ 20 November 2017

If bouncing back in style from a rare failure is the trademark of the most successful teams in the world then it is safe to say Team India is one of them. After being on


IND vs SL 2017, 1st Test: Excited About How We Fought and Came Out at the Other End – Nic Pothas

/ 20 November 2017

If Sri Lanka’s performance in the first innings of the just-concluded first Test at the Eden Gardens gave the team-management some hopes, then their performance in the second innings was enough to bring back the


Ind vs SL 2017, 1st Test: Sri Lanka Cricket Clears Air over Dilruwan Perera’s DRS Incident

/ 19 November 2017
Dilruwan Perera, India Vs Sri Lanka, DRS Incident, Controversial Review, Mohammed Shami, Eden Gardens, Kolkata,

The incident happened in 57th over when Perera was batting on nought. Photo Credit: AFP.

In what it could be termed as another brain fade moment in the subcontinent during the ongoing year, the Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has released the statement regarding the Dilruwan Perera’s decision; when he was


Ind vs SL 2017, 1st Test: Cheteshwar Pujara to Become Third Indian to Bat All-Five Days in Tests

/ 19 November 2017
India Vs Sri Lanka, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ninth Batsman, Eden Gardens, Kolkata, Ravi Shastri

The Test specialist has been working hard to maintain his spot. Photo Credit: Getty Images.

Resilient top-order batsman Cheteshwar Pujara is all set to become the third Indian batsman to play on all five days of a Test match on November 19. Interestingly, the 29-year-old right-handed batsman Pujara will walk