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: Kohli desperate for win against Kolkata Knight Riders

Kohli and his boys started the campaign in this edition of IPL with a miserable defeat against Chennai Super Kings in Chennai. They lost their matches against Sunrisers Hyderabad, Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals. Continue Reading

Cheteshwar Pujara jumps to third position in ICC batsmen rankings

Wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant has jumped 21 places to be 17th, the joint-highest by a specialist India wicket-keeper along with Farookh Engineer, who did so in January 1973. Continue Reading

My role is to absorb pressure and help team win : Dinesh Karthik

Chasing 110, India were struggling at 45 for four in the eighth over when Dinesh Karthik took control of the proceedings and scored an unbeaten 31 off 34 balls with three fours and one six to help the hosts reach the target. Continue Reading