Kohli, Bhuvi help India defeat Windies in second ODI

Skipper Virat Kohli’s incomparable batting form coupled with Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s four-wicket haul scripted a dominant 59-run win for India in the rain-curtailed second ODI against the West Indies, continuing their unbeaten streak in the Caribbean. Continue Reading

Rishabh is the future; we need to give him enough space, says Kohli

The 21-year-old, expected to fill Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s shoes in future, was widely criticised for his shot selection in the first two games but came up trumps in third T20 International with a cracking 65 not out off 42 balls, in the able company of his skipper. Continue Reading

World Cup squad: Pant misses out, Vijay Shankar to fit into No. 4 slot

The selection of Dinesh Karthik, however, has now come as a surprise as the selectors have gone in for experience behind the stumps. Dinesh Karthik will now be playing in his second World Cup, 12 years after featuring in the 2007 edition. Continue Reading

Vijay Shankar, Dinesh Karthik included in India World Cup squad

Call it a surprise: Tamilnadu’s Dinesh Karthik and Vijay Shankar have been included in the 15-member squad for the World Cup to be played in England this June. Continue Reading

IPL 2019: Sunrisers Hyderabad clash with Mumbai Indians Saturday

Come tomorrow, Sunrisers will play Mumbai Indians, who are back on track after a huge win against defending champions Chennai Super Kings. Continue Reading

When team does well, captain’s job becomes easy, says Bhuvneshwar

Sunrisers Hyderabad Thursday defeated Delhi Capitals by five wickets to register a hat-trick of wins in the ongoing IPL and stand-in captain Bhuvneshwar Kumar said a skipper’s job becomes relatively easy when the team does well. Continue Reading

Big test for ‘Best Indian Pace Attack’

India’s pace attack at the moment is touted to be the best the country ever had. With Ishant Sharma leading the attack with experience, the pace battery consists of Umesh Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammad Shami and Bhuvneshwar Kumar. What is heartening to see is the fact that all the bowlers possess different qualities that gives the attack variety. Continue Reading

Kohli’s proposal of resting fast-bowlers in IPL finds no favour

Indian skipper Virat Kohli wants World Cup-bound fast bowlers to be rested from next year’s IPL but the idea mooted at a meeting with the Committee of Administrators (CoA) is unlikely to find favour with the franchises. Continue Reading