Cricket: India keen to avoid 3-0 whitewash against New Zealand

India would expect its top order to fire to avoid a series whitewash when it clashes with a high-flying New Zealand in the third and final One-day International, here tomorrow. Continue Reading

Injury-hit India and New Zealand look for context in ODI battle

Injuries to key players has opened the door for exciting youngsters such as Prithvi Shaw to make an impression in the Indian line-up against a low-on-confidence and depleted New Zealand in the three-match ODI series starting here on Wednesday. Continue Reading

Calf injury rules Rohit out of NZ tour, Agarwal likely for ODIs, Rahul, Gill for Tests

In a blow to India, limited-overs vice-captain Rohit Sharma was on Monday ruled out of the upcoming ODI and Test series against New Zealand after sustaining a calf injury during the fifth T20 International in Mount Maunganui. Continue Reading

Kohli elated at ODI series win against Windies

India captain Virat Kohli has one eye on the ICC T20 World Cup but he is also looking beyond that, saying on Sunday that his team’s younger people will need to step up in the near future. Continue Reading

Shaken India looks to level series against Bangladesh

Their frailties in the shortest format under the scanner, India would be aiming to ensure that a plucky Bangladesh don’t run away with the momentum when the two sides clash in the second T20 International, which is facing a cyclonic threat here on Thursday. Continue Reading

Trying my best to evolve as a cricketer, says Mushfiqur Rahim

Mushfiqur Rahim guided Bangladesh to their first ever T20 victory against India with an unbeaten 60 where a butter-fingered Krunal Pandya and an indecisive Rishabh Pant let the team down despite a par-score on a tricky Feroz Shah Kotla surface, here Sunday. Continue Reading

Kohli-less India takes on Shakib-less Bangladesh

Kohli-less India faces an already depleted Bangladesh side with the absence of seasoned players Shakib Al Hasan and Tamim Iqbal in Delhi for the first of the three-match T20I series tomorrow amidst concerns about poor air quality. Continue Reading