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ICC Test Rankings: James Anderson back in the top 10

26 Aug 2020

ICC Test Rankings: James Anderson back in the top 10

The ICC Test Rankings are out and England pacer James Anderson is back in the top 10.

ICC Test Rankings: Broad rises to the second spot

19 Aug 2020

ICC Test Rankings: Broad rises to the second spot

England fast bowlers Stuart Broad and James Anderson have advanced in the ICC Test Rankings for bowlers.

Records broken by Ben Stokes in 2020 (Test cricket)

14 Aug 2020

Records broken by Ben Stokes in 2020 (Test cricket)

Ever since his debut, Ben Stokes has been an indispensable asset for England across the formats.

ICC Test Rankings: Woakes climbs to seventh spot among all-rounders

09 Aug 2020

ICC Test Rankings: Woakes climbs to seventh spot among all-rounders

England all-rounder Chris Woakes has moved to the seventh spot in the latest ICC Test Rankings for all-rounders.

ICC Test Rankings: Broad climbs to third spot among bowlers

29 Jul 2020

ICC Test Rankings: Broad climbs to third spot among bowlers

England pace spearhead Stuart Broad has climbed to third spot in the latest ICC Test Rankings for Bowlers.

Test Rankings: Stokes dethrones Holder to become number one all-rounder

21 Jul 2020

Test Rankings: Stokes dethrones Holder to become number one all-rounder

England star Ben Stokes has dethroned Jason Holder in the latest ICC Test Rankings, to become the world's top-ranked all-rounder.

ICC Test Rankings: Jason Holder jumps to second spot

15 Jul 2020

ICC Test Rankings: Jason Holder jumps to second spot

West Indian captain Jason Holder has moved to second spot in the latest ICC Test Rankings for Bowlers.

Happy Birthday MS Dhoni: Unfurling his inspiring journey

07 Jul 2020

Happy Birthday MS Dhoni: Unfurling his inspiring journey

Over the years, a number of legends have represented Team India.

Happy Birthday Marnus Labuschagne: A look at his amazing records

22 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday Marnus Labuschagne: A look at his amazing records

Australian batsman Marnus Labuschagne turned 26 on Monday.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Will a revamped Australia trouble India Down Under?

09 Jun 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Will a revamped Australia trouble India Down Under?

It has been over a year since Australia lost their first ever Test series to India at home.

#NewsBytesExplainer: The rise of New Zealand under Kane Williamson

23 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: The rise of New Zealand under Kane Williamson

New Zealand recently cleaned up the mighty Indians 3-0 and 2-0 in the ODI and Test series respectively.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Is Stokes the greatest all-rounder in modern day cricket?

16 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Is Stokes the greatest all-rounder in modern day cricket?

International cricket has seen several eras wherein the sumptuous crop of all-rounders made merry.

Test cricket will die if India abandon it: Greg Chappell

13 May 2020

Test cricket will die if India abandon it: Greg Chappell

Australian legend Greg Chappell believes Test cricket is sustained only by the top-ranked nations, otherwise it will perish soon.

'Australia have struggled overseas', says Gautam Gambhir

11 May 2020

'Australia have struggled overseas', says Gautam Gambhir

Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir is disgruntled with Australia reclaiming the number one Test spot.

Happy Birthday, Pat Cummins: Unknown facts about the Australian seamer

08 May 2020

Happy Birthday, Pat Cummins: Unknown facts about the Australian seamer

Australian seamer Pat Cummins is deemed one of the greatest fast bowlers in modern day cricket.

Joe Burns wants to do well against India in Tests

07 May 2020

Joe Burns wants to do well against India in Tests

Australian batsman Joe Burns is eyeing the Test series against India to solidify his place in the side, should the series take place later this year.

#NewsBytesExplainer: How India consolidated number one Test spot (2016-20)

04 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: How India consolidated number one Test spot (2016-20)

Australia recently dethroned India in the ICC Test Team Rankings.

Australia's goal is to win in India: Justin Langer

01 May 2020

Australia's goal is to win in India: Justin Langer

Australia's head coach Justin Langer was elated after the team dethroned India to claim top spot in the latest ICC Test Rankings.

ICC Rankings: Team India loses No. 1 Test spot

01 May 2020

ICC Rankings: Team India loses No. 1 Test spot

The Indian cricket team lost its number one spot in the ICC Test Rankings.

Happy Birthday Muttiah Muralitharan: A look at his achievements

17 Apr 2020

Happy Birthday Muttiah Muralitharan: A look at his achievements

Former Sri Lankan spin ace Muttiah Muralitharan turned 42 on Friday.

ICC Rankings: Kohli loses top spot to Smith, Bumrah plunges

26 Feb 2020

ICC Rankings: Kohli loses top spot to Smith, Bumrah plunges

Indian skipper Virat Kohli who had a forgettable outing against New Zealand in the Wellington Test, has lost his number one spot to Steve Smith in the ICC Test Rankings for Batsmen.

ICC Test Rankings: Babar Azam moves to career best fifth

11 Feb 2020

ICC Test Rankings: Babar Azam moves to career best fifth

Pakistan overcame Bangladesh in the first Test match by an innings and 44 runs.

Marnus Labuschagne keen to emulate the Fab Four: Details here

10 Jan 2020

Marnus Labuschagne keen to emulate the Fab Four: Details here

Australia's in-form batsman Marnus Labuschagne has the best Test average currently.

ICC Test Rankings: Marnus Labuschagne grabs career-best third place

08 Jan 2020

ICC Test Rankings: Marnus Labuschagne grabs career-best third place

Marnus Labuschagne has been grabbing the headlines in Test cricket for a while now.

Kohli finishes 2019 as number one Test batsman: Details here

30 Dec 2019

Kohli finishes 2019 as number one Test batsman: Details here

Indian skipper Virat Kohli finished 2019 on a high as he retained the top spot in the ICC Test Rankings for batsmen.

ICC Test Rankings: Kohli retains top spot, Babar rises

24 Dec 2019

ICC Test Rankings: Kohli retains top spot, Babar rises

Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli continued his lead in the latest ICC Test Rankings for Batsmen, which was released on Tuesday.

ICC Test Rankings: Kohli retains top spot, Labuschagne shines

16 Dec 2019

ICC Test Rankings: Kohli retains top spot, Labuschagne shines

Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli has retained his position at the top of the ICC Test Rankings for Batsmen.

Fit-again James Anderson back in England Test squad: Details here

08 Dec 2019

Fit-again James Anderson back in England Test squad: Details here

England's veteran fast bowler James Anderson has returned to the England Test squad for the tour of South Africa starting, December 26.

ICC Rankings: Kohli surpasses Smith, becomes number one Test batsman

04 Dec 2019

ICC Rankings: Kohli surpasses Smith, becomes number one Test batsman

Indian captain Virat Kohli is back at the top in the ICC Test Rankings for Batsmen.

ICC Test Rankings: Mayank enters top 10 for the first-time

26 Nov 2019

ICC Test Rankings: Mayank enters top 10 for the first-time

India produced a phenomenal performance against Bangladesh to tame them 2-0 in the just-concluded Test series.

ICC Test Rankings: Shami breaks into top 10, Mayank rises

17 Nov 2019

ICC Test Rankings: Shami breaks into top 10, Mayank rises

Team India thrashed Bangladesh in the first Test by an innings and 130 runs to take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series.

Rohit Sharma scripts a unique record: Details here

23 Oct 2019

Rohit Sharma scripts a unique record: Details here

Rohit Sharma has been enjoying the form of his life, across formats.

Brian Lara hails India's current pace attack: Details here

18 Oct 2019

Brian Lara hails India's current pace attack: Details here

The current Indian pace attack is often rated as one of the deadliest in the world, as pacers like Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma and Mohammed Shami have been terrorizing the batsmen with their sheer pace since 2018.

Kohli can topple Smith as number one batsman: Here's how

17 Oct 2019

Kohli can topple Smith as number one batsman: Here's how

The Indian cricket team is all set to take on South Africa in the upcoming third Test match at Ranchi from Saturday onwards.

Virat Kohli closes in on Steve Smith in Test rankings

14 Oct 2019

Virat Kohli closes in on Steve Smith in Test rankings

Indian skipper Virat Kohli, who had fallen way behind Steve Smith in the ICC Test Rankings, has managed to narrow the gap. He is now a rating point away.

ICC Test Rankings: Ravichandran Ashwin back in Top 10

07 Oct 2019

ICC Test Rankings: Ravichandran Ashwin back in Top 10

As India registered a commendable 203-run win in the opening Test against South Africa, it also had an impact on the ICC Test Rankings, especially for the Indians.

Gary Kirsten backed for England cricket team coach job

03 Oct 2019

Gary Kirsten backed for England cricket team coach job

Former Indian cricket team head coach Gary Kirsten is being backed for taking over England.

Zaheer Khan likens Virat Kohli to Sourav Ganguly: Here's why

28 Sep 2019

Zaheer Khan likens Virat Kohli to Sourav Ganguly: Here's why

Sourav Ganguly was an inspirational leader and one of the best in Indian cricket history.

ICC Rankings: Steve Smith remains the number one Test batsman

16 Sep 2019

ICC Rankings: Steve Smith remains the number one Test batsman

Australian batsman Steve Smith was on a roll in the just-concluded Ashes, where he finished with 774 runs in just seven innings at a Bradmanesque average of 110.57.

James Anderson willing to turn vegan to prolong Test career

11 Sep 2019

James Anderson willing to turn vegan to prolong Test career

England's veteran fast bowler James Anderson has been bothered by a series of injuries of late.