Editorial: Historic win

Virat Kohli rewrote history as he led India to their maiden Test win at Centurion in South Africa. First for any Asian team there. As India chase for their first-ever Test series win on South African soil, Kohli and co kicked-off their campaign on a strong note and went to secure a resounding 113 runs win in the opening encounter. A phenomenal show led by KL Rahul with the bat and Shami and Bumrah with the ball. Continue Reading

IPL: CSK retains Dhoni

Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, and MS Dhoni were on Tuesday retained by their respective franchises — Royal Challengers Bangalore, Mumbai Indians, and Chennai Super Kings as BCCI unveiled the retention list ahead of the IPL mega auction. Continue Reading

IPL to start today amid Covid wave

Amid the serious threat on the raging second wave of the Covid pandemic, the 14th edition of the cash rich Indian Premier League (IPL) will kick off at the Chepauk Stadium in Chennai today behind closed doors when defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) take on constant under achievers Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB). Continue Reading

Editorial: Positive change

The contentious ‘Umpire’s Call’ will continue to be a part of the Decision Review System, the International Cricket Council’s Board ruled, but introduced a few changes to the current DRS protocols. Called ‘confusing’ by India captain Virat Kohli, the Umpire’s Call has been a subject of controversy for a while now. Continue Reading