Indian Cricket Team
The Indian Cricket Team governed by the BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India) represents India at international level in the sport of cricket. Cricket was first introduced to India by the British Empire in the 18th century and India was finally approved as a test playing nation in 1932. India has won the ICC world cup two times, in 1983 and 2011.
25 Jun 2020
#ThisDayThatYear: India script history, win 1983 Cricket World Cup
On June 25, 1983, the Indian cricket team led by Kapil Dev won the prestigious World Cup after upsetting West Indies in the final.
18 Jun 2020
#ThisDayThatYear: Kapil Dev smashes 175* against Zimbabwe
On this day in the 1983, former Indian cricket team skipper Kapil Dev smashed 175* against Zimbabwe at the World Cup.
11 Jun 2020
#ThisDayThatYear: India register their first-ever ODI win
On this day in the year 1975, the Indian cricket team registered its first-ever ODI win.
26 May 2020
Advantage to have a skipper like Kohli, says Shubman Gill
Team India youngster Shubman Gill has praised skipper Virat Kohli.
21 May 2020
India could tour South Africa for three T20Is: Details here
India and South Africa may indulge in a three-match T20I series in late August, subject to government clearance from both countries amid the coronavirus pandemic.
14 May 2020
Jasprit Bumrah likely to be BCCI's nomination for Arjuna Award
India's pace sensation Jasprit Bumrah is expected to be BCCI's nomination for the prestigious Arjuna Award this year.
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.
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.
30 Apr 2020
Happy Birthday, Rohit Sharma: His records, achievements and unknown facts
Senior Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma celebrates his 33rd birthday today.
26 Apr 2020
Saqlain fails to understand Ashwin's exclusion from India's white-ball squads
Former Pakistan spin ace Saqlain Mushtaq has failed to understand why the Indian cricket team kept Ravichandran Ashwin out of the limited-overs set-up.
25 Apr 2020
Brett Lee backs Kohli to break Tendulkar's record
Former Australian fast bowler Brett Lee backed Indian captain Virat Kohli to surpass batting legend Sachin Tendulkar's record of 100 international centuries.
24 Apr 2020
Fully fit Bhuvneshwar Kumar is raring to go: Details here
Indian pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar has fully recovered post a sports hernia surgery.
22 Apr 2020
Rohit cannot wait to play Tests in Australia: Details here
Indian cricket team batsman Rohit Sharma cannot wait to play the Test series in Australia later this year.
16 Apr 2020
I stand a good chance in returning for T20Is: Karthik
Senior wicket-keeper batsman Dinesh Karthik is upbeat about making a comeback to the Indian cricket team in the shortest format.
16 Apr 2020
Shami played 2015 World Cup with fractured knee: Details here
Star Indian pacer Mohammed Shami has claimed that he played the ICC World Cup 2015 with a fractured knee.
14 Apr 2020
#ThisDayThatYear: Azhar, Sidhu help India win 4th Asia Cup title
On April 14, 1995, the Indian cricket team went on to lift its fourth Asia Cup title.
06 Apr 2020
#NewsBytesExclusive: Wasim Jaffer backs these youngsters to represent India
In an exclusive interview with NewsBytes, former Indian cricketer Wasim Jaffer backed young guns Shubman Gill, Sarfaraz Khan and Yashasvi Jaiswal to represent Team India in the near future.
02 Apr 2020
ICC WC 2011: Players who stood out for India
Nine years ago on this day, the Indian cricket team scripted history by lifting its second World Cup in the history of the game.
29 Mar 2020
Hanuma Vihari focusing on fitness, sharpening skills amid coronavirus outbreak
Indian cricketer Hanuma Vihari is confined to his home due to the nationwide lockdown, like every other individual.
25 Mar 2020
Indian cricket team handed customized indoor workout routines
All contracted players of the Indian cricket team across formats have been given customized routines to ensure they stay in top shape during this period of self-isolation in relation to the coronavirus pandemic.
21 Mar 2020
Pakistan legend Javed Miandad names his favorite Indian cricketer
The Indian cricket team has earned valuable reputation across formats over the years.
19 Mar 2020
'Can't be Sehwag or Warner': Cheteshwar Pujara on his strike-rate
Indian Test cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara has claimed he knows his batting style and so does the team management.
18 Mar 2020
Hanuma Vihari eyes County stint after coronavirus is under control
India's Test batsman Hanuma Vihari had wanted to utilize the summer of 2020 by playing English County after being snubbed in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 auction.
13 Mar 2020
Coronavirus outbreak: India vs South Africa ODI series called off
The widespread coronavirus has impacted all sport across the world.
12 Mar 2020
ICC T20 World Cup: Brian Lara picks three title contenders
Former West Indian legend Brian Lara has picked three favorites to win the ICC T20 World Cup 2020.
09 Mar 2020
ICC tournaments: India have faltered in pressure situations since 2014
Indian cricket, comprising the men's and women's team has failed to crack the pressure code in ICC tournaments in the pivotal stages.
09 Mar 2020
Dhoni's comeback depends upon his IPL performance: BCCI source
India's newly appointed selection panel met for the first time on Sunday to pick squad for the upcoming home ODI series against South Africa.
09 Mar 2020
India vs South Africa, ODIs: Players to watch out for
The Indian cricket team will be up against South Africa in a three-match ODI series, starting March 12.
08 Mar 2020
BCCI announces India's 15-member squad for South Africa ODIs
The BCCI announced India's 15-member squad to face South Africa for the upcoming three-match ODI series, starting March 12.
08 Mar 2020
Janneman Malan included in South Africa squad for India ODIs
Opening batsman Janneman Malan has been named in South Africa's squad for the upcoming ODI series against India.
07 Mar 2020
Veteran batsman Wasim Jaffer announces retirement: Details here
Veteran batsman Wasim Jaffer has announced his retirement from all formats of the game.
06 Mar 2020
Ravindra Jadeja denied permission to play Ranji final: Details here
Indian cricket team all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja was denied permission to play in the Ranji Trophy 2019-20 final for Saurashtra.
27 Feb 2020
2nd Test, New Zealand vs India: Here's the ground stats
After going down by 10 wickets in the first Test against New Zealand at the Basin Reserve in Wellington, Team India is all set to gear up for the second match, starting February 29.
25 Feb 2020
New Zealand vs India: Craig McMillan blasts Kohli & Co.
Former New Zealand all-rounder Craig McMillan hit out at the Indian cricket team after its shabby performance against the Kiwis in the recently-concluded first Test.
24 Feb 2020
New Zealand beat India, 1st Test: List of records broken
New Zealand overcame India on Day 4 of the first Test match at the Basin Reserve in Wellington.
23 Feb 2020
Virat Kohli has to show more discipline, says VVS Laxman
Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli has been struggling in the ongoing tour of New Zealand.
23 Feb 2020
NZ vs IND: Five stats which make Ishant Sharma substantial
Fast bowler Ishant Sharma has been India's linchpin of the pace attack over the years.
23 Feb 2020
New Zealand vs India, Day 3: List of key takeaways
The Indian cricket team is in trouble against New Zealand in the ongoing first Test at the Basin Reserve.
22 Feb 2020
NZ vs India: Ishant Sharma is underrated, feels Scott Styris
Former New Zealand cricketer Scott Styris feels Indian pacer Ishant Sharma doesn't get the respect he deserves.
22 Feb 2020
New Zealand vs India, Day 2: List of key takeaways
New Zealand gained a significant 51-run advantage over India on Day 2 of the first Test in Wellington.