Rangana Herath: News

Happy Birthday Harbhajan Singh: A look at his amazing records

Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh turned 40 on Friday.

30 May 2020

England Cricket Team

#ThisDayThatYear: Alastair Cook reaches 10,000 Test runs

On this day in 2016, Alastair Cook became the first England player to score 10,000 runs in Test cricket.

04 Apr 2020

Hashim Amla

#NewsBytesExplainer: All you need to know about variations of spin

"Pitch it up and let the ball dance around!" This has been the mantra of spinners since the inception of cricket.

11 Feb 2020

Pakistan News

These are the youngest cricketers to claim Test hat-trick

Claiming a hat-trick is a big deal in cricket.

14 Nov 2019


Ashwin joint-fastest to 250 Test scalps at home: Details here

Veteran off-spinner R Ashwin scripted some superb feats on Day 1 of the first Test between India and Bangladesh in Indore.

06 Oct 2019

Rohit Sharma

India beat South Africa: Here are the records broken

The Indian cricket team thrashed South Africa to seal the first Test and take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.

04 Oct 2019


India vs SA, Day 3: Here are the records broken

India still have a 117-run lead against South Africa after a fascinating third day of the ongoing first Test match in Vizag.

01 Oct 2019


India vs SA, first Test: Records that can be scripted

India and South Africa gear up for an intense three-match Test series, starting October 2 in Vizag.

22 Aug 2019

Virat Kohli

WI vs IND: Ravindra Jadeja could script these Test records

Senior Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja will be hoping to be a part of the Test team that will face West Indies in the first match on Thursday.

03 Feb 2019

England Cricket Team

West Indies clinch Test series against England: Here're records broken

West Indies beat England by 10 wickets to win the second Test and the series on Saturday.

22 Oct 2018

Sri Lanka

Lanka's Rangana Herath to retire after first Test against England

Sri Lankan left-arm bowler, Rangana Herath, has announced that he will be hanging up his boots after Sri Lanka play their first Test against England at Galle.

22 Oct 2018

Pakistan Cricket Team

Mohammad Abbas reaches third ranking after just 10 Tests

Pakistani pacer Mohammad Abbas put up a dazzling performance in the Test series, against Australia, in the United Arab Emirates.

03 Sep 2018

Virat Kohli

ICC Test Rankings: Virat Kohli remains the number 1 batsman

The latest ICC Test Rankings were released after the conclusion of the fourth Test between England and India.

Sri Lanka thrash South Africa: Highlights and key stats

Sri Lanka thrashed South Africa by 199 runs, in the second Test, to win the series 2-0.

Sri Lanka crush South Africa: List of records broken

Sri Lanka crushed the Proteas by 278 runs in the first Test in Galle.

20 Feb 2018


Weird rules of cricket you probably don't know

Cricket like any sport has several rules, some are common others rarely come into use.

01 Dec 2017

Wriddhiman Saha

3rd Test India vs SL-Predicted Playing XI lineup

Having decimated Sri Lanka in the 2nd Test in Nagpur to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series, India are overwhelming favorites going into the 3rd Test at Delhi's Feroz Shah Kotla.

22 Nov 2017

Wriddhiman Saha

India vs Sri Lanka: Nagpur Test preview

After an exciting draw in Kolkata, the focus now shifts to Nagpur, as India gear up for 2nd Test against Sri Lanka starting from 24th November.

14 Nov 2017

Wriddhiman Saha

Probable playing XI: India-Sri Lanka 1st Test

Sri Lanka are set to face India in a three-match Test series beginning from 16th November.

Rangana Herath's 400 test wickets and other records

Sri Lanka's veteran left-arm spin bowler Rangana Herath picked up his 400th wicket in test cricket during the first test match against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi.

Who are the best left-arm spinners in test history?

The category of best left-arm spinners in the history of test cricket will be incomplete without the likes of all-time greats Rangana Herath, Daniel Vettori, Derek Underwood and Bishan Singh Bedi.

Nathan Lyon: The reason behind Australia's win in second test

Aussie off-spinner Nathan Lyon picked up 13 wickets in the team's victory over hosts Bangladesh in the 2nd Test, leading to a draw of the two-match test series.

02 Sep 2017


Ajinkya Rahane out of top 10 in the Test rankings

As the latest ICC Test Rankings came out, India's Ajinkya Rahane dropped a place and fell out of the list of top 10 Test batsmen.

Who are the 5 best bowlers of the current generation?

It is a tough task to narrow down the five best bowlers of this generation, considering we have players ranging from ageing star Rangana Herath to young talent Kagiso Rabada.

01 Aug 2017


Jadeja and Ashwin at the top of ICC Test Rankings

As the new ICC Test Rankings were revealed, India's star spinner Ravindra Jadeja retained his no.1 ranking on the bowling charts.

29 Jul 2017


India defeat SL in first test; register biggest win overseas

India defeated Sri Lanka in the first test at Galle by 304 runs to take 1-0 lead in the three match series.

29 Jul 2017


Kohli scores 17th test ton; SL need 550 runs

India set Sri Lanka a target of 550 runs after declaring for 240 runs in the first test at Galle.

28 Jul 2017


Records broken during India-Sri Lanka first test match

India are playing their first test against Sri Lanka at Galle. It is also the first match for the newly appointed coach Ravi Shastri.

25 Jul 2017


Hashan Tillakaratne appointed SL's temporary batting coach

Former Sri Lankan captain Hashan Tillakaratne has been appointed as the temporary batting coach of the team ahead of the India series.

23 Jul 2017


Chaminda Vaas appointed SL's bowling coach

The Sri Lankan Cricket Board has appointed Chaminda Vaas as the new bowling coach for the team ahead of the series against India.

14 Jul 2017


These cricketers from 90s were legends then, are legends now

A number of extraordinary cricketers made their debuts in the 1990s and changed the face of the game, taking it to another level.

21 Nov 2016


India win second test match; lead series 1-0

Indian cricket team took a 1-0 lead in the five-match test series as they beat England by 246 runs in the second test match at Visakhapatnam.

19 Nov 2016


Ashwin takes a fiver; Kohli hits fifty on day three

Ravichandran Ashwin picked up another five-wicket haul to bundle out the English team on day three of the second test.

18 Nov 2016


India in command of Vizag test after day two

Ravichandran Ashwin scored a half century on second day of test match against England as India were bowled out on 455 in the first innings.

17 Nov 2016


Kohli, Pujara's centuries help India score 317

Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara scored centuries to put England on back foot on day one of the second test at Visakhapatnam.

03 Oct 2016

Sri Lanka

India regains number one spot in test rankings

India has regained the number one spot in the ICC test rankings after registering a win against New Zealand in the second test at Eden Gardens, Kolkata.

23 Aug 2016

Sri Lanka

Pakistan displaces India as No.1 Test team

India's 4th Test draw against West Indies, due to rain, costed us the No.1 spot as Pakistan rose to displace India as the No.1 team in 'ICC Test rankings'.

17 Aug 2016

Sri Lanka

How can India retain the No.1 Test ranking?

While currently the No.1 Test team, India must win the series against West Indies 3-0, by beating them in the fourth test at Port of Spain.