God help Indian cricket, says Sourav Ganguly

God help Indian cricket, said Sourav Ganguly, expressing his displeasure after Rahul Dravid was issued a notice from the BCCI’s ethics officer on conflict of interest allegations against the legend. 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: Virat Kohli is Pakistan batsman Babar’s role model

“I watch his batting and the way he bats in various conditions and try to learn from them,” Babar told reporters Friday. “His (Kohli’s) winning ratio is higher (for India) so I am trying to achieve that as well,” the 24 year-old right-hand batsman said. Continue Reading

World Cup: India has advantage over Pakistan, says Kapil Dev

“The India-Pakistan match, I have to keep my fingers crossed about it… I hope the players don’t keep their fingers crossed… (laughs).. Just keep on playing. Looking at both the teams, the Indian team is definitely far better. I am not saying because I am Indian,” said Kapil. Continue Reading

Perth Test: Paine, Khawaja help Australia extend lead to 233 at lunch

Australia had scored 326 runs in their first innings, and India replied with 283 runs, thanks to Kohli’s 25th Test 100, thus conceding a lead of 43 runs. India lead the four-match series 1-0 after winning the first Test in Adelaide by 31 runs.  Continue Reading