Delighted at Dhoni’s appointment as mentor: Engineer

Former Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Farokh Engineer expressed his delight on former Indian captain MS Dhoni’s appointment as a mentor for the Indian team for the men’s T20 World Cup in the UAE and Oman. He also said that Dhoni’s experience and coolness will be a great inspiration for the team. Continue Reading

Will go into the second test with open mind : Ravi Shastri

India head coach Ravi Shastri termed the Basin Reserve debacle as a timely ‘shake up’ for his team which will now go into the second Test with an ‘open mind’, fully aware of the challenges that New Zealand will pose over the next five days. Continue Reading

India looks for experimentation against New Zealand in T20 International

An unassailable lead has opened up the window for experimentation but there will be no letup in India’s intensity when they face a heartbroken New Zealand team in the fourth T2o International here on Friday. Continue Reading

ODIs this year could be used for World T20 preparation: Shastri

Winning a World title is an “obsession” for India coach Ravi Shastri, who says the upcoming six ODIs against New Zealand and South Africa could be used as a platform for his team’s preparations for the global T20 championship in Australia this October. Continue Reading

Rampaging India eyes series wrap against South Africa

After an emphatic victory in the first Test and also securing three wins on the trot in the ICC Test Championship, improving on near perfection would be India’s aim as they take on South Africa in the second Test that is set to begin at Pune tomorrow. Continue Reading