Manish Pandey hopes to carry ‘A’ series form against Sri Lanka

Manish Pandey Middle-order batsman Manish Pandey, who has been recalled to the national side for the limited-overs series against Sri Lanka, is all ready to perform and cement his place. Pandey has not played an ODI since the fifth and final match of...

1st ODI: Jasprit Bumrah’s no-ball helped us, says Sri Lanka coach

The margin of error is minimal in a low-scoring match and Team India experienced just that in yesterday's first ODI against Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka were 13-1 in the sixth over and a wicket at that juncture would have made the going a bit more difficult fo...

Virat Kohli: Hardik Pandya’s knock was the game-changer against Australia

India's Hardik Pandya celebrates with captain Virat Kohli and a teammate wicket of Australian captain Steve Smith during the first one day international (ODI) cricket match in the India-Australia series at M A Chidhambaram stadium in Chennai on Sunday....

Mentor Vidya Paradkar on Zaheer Khan: He will be great for...

Vidya Paradkar Vidya Paradkar, one of India's new bowling consultant Zaheer Khan's early mentors, has said that he is not surprised to see his ward entering the coaching sphere. "Even in his teens, Zaheer was always a thinking bowler and had an analyti...

Alastair Cook helps England take big lead against South Africa

Alastair Cook en route his unbeaten 59 on Saturday. Pic/Getty Images Alastair Cook's unbeaten 59 strengthened England's grip on the first Test at Lord's against South Africa here on Saturday. England were 119-1 in their second innings at stumps on the ...

Arjuna Ranatunga slams Sri Lanka board post whitewash against India

Arjuna Ranatunga Following Sri Lanka's Test series whitewash against India, former skipper Arjuna Ranatunga has said that the Dinesh Chandimal-led side could not be faulted for the drubbing and blamed the country's cricket board for the same. Sri Lan...

Manzoor Dar: From labourer earning Rs 60 to IPL contract worth...

From working as a labourer on a daily wage of Rs 60 to fetching an IPL contract worth Rs 20 lakh. Jammu and Kashmir batsman Manzoor Dar has covered a distance more awe-inspiring than the 100-metre sixes he is known for. Considering the hardships he h...

Allan Donald, VVS Laxman slam Indian think-tank for Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s omission

Allan Donald Former greats Allan Donald and VVS Laxman on Saturday slammed India's team selection for the second Test against South Africa, saying the move to play Ishant Sharma at the expense of Bhuvneshwar Kumar was baffling. "Don't understand how y...

ICC U-19 World Cup: India thrash Papua New Guinea to enter...

Prithvi Shaw India breezed into the ICC U-19 World Cup quarterfinals after hammering minnows Papua New Guinea by 10 wickets in a low-scoring group B clash here today. Skipper Prithvi Shaw slammed a strokeful fifty while spinner Anukul Roy claimed a ma...

England drop to fifth in ICC Test rankings

England players. Pic/AFP England have dropped to fifth in the ICC Test rankings after their Ashes misery was completed with an innings-and-123-run defeat here. Joe Root's tourists had entered the series in third place in the standings, with Australia ...