Dhoni’s presence will be important in World Cup, says Yuvraj Singh

Dhoni’s place in the side has been a subject of debate owing to his inconsistent form but many, including former captain Sunil Gavaskar, have said his tremendous grasp of match situations makes him invaluable. Continue Reading

Second one-dayer: Indian batsmen set 325-run target for New Zealand

India 324 for 4 in 50 overs (Rohit Sharma 87, Shikhar Dhawan 66; Mahendra Singh Dhoni 48 not out; Trent Boult 2/61, Lockie Ferguson 2/81) in the second one-dayer against New Zealand. Continue Reading

Melbourne: India 346/4 at tea against Australia in 3rd Test

Ajinkya Rahane and Rohit Sharma were batting on 30 and 13 respectively at the break. Cheteshwar Pujara and captain Virat Kohli were out for 106 and 82 in the post-lunch session.  Continue Reading

Pleased with the way Shikhar, Pant batted: Rohit

Shikhar Dhawan and Rishabh Pant found form at the right moment as their 130 run partnership helped India register a last-ball victory against the West Indies in the third T20I and win the series 3-0, at the MA Chidambaram stadium, here on Sunday. 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

Rohit Sharma, Rayudu help India win against WI in ODI series

Batting first, India made a quick start with Rohit and Shikhar Dhawan (38) and added a run-a-ball 71 for the opening stand before the latter pulled a Keemo Paul short delivery straight to Powell at the midwicket boundary. Continue Reading