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Rohit Sharma suffers injury during 5th T20I against New Zealand

02 Feb 2020

Rohit Sharma suffers injury during 5th T20I against New Zealand

Indian opener Rohit Sharma, on Sunday, suffered a calf injury during the fifth and final Twenty20 International (T20I) against hosts New Zealand in Mount Maunganui.

Virat Kohli to rethink his batting position: Here's why

15 Jan 2020

Virat Kohli to rethink his batting position: Here's why

Indian skipper Virat Kohli shocked many fans when he demoted himself to number four in the opening ODI against Australia on Tuesday.

Rohit Sharma has his say on India's World T20 squad

09 Jan 2020

Rohit Sharma has his say on India's World T20 squad

Indian opener Rohit Sharma might have been rested for the ongoing T20Is against Sri Lanka.

Statistical review of Team India in T20Is this year

12 Dec 2019

Statistical review of Team India in T20Is this year

India are done with their T20I campaign this year, and it ended on a top note, as they tamed Windies 2-1 in the just-concluded three-match series.

#StatAttack: Decoding India's performance in T20Is

10 Dec 2019

#StatAttack: Decoding India's performance in T20Is

India suffered a humiliating defeat by eight wickets against visitors Windies in the second T20I in Thiruvananthapuram on Sunday.

India one of the top two teams across teams: Kohli

01 Dec 2019

India one of the top two teams across teams: Kohli

India have been ruthless since the past few years.

This is how Ganguly convinced Sehwag to open for India

28 Oct 2019

This is how Ganguly convinced Sehwag to open for India

Former Indian swashbuckling opener Virender Sehwag was well-known for his ruthless attacking approach from the word go.

MS Dhoni: A look at his top captaincy moments

25 Oct 2019

MS Dhoni: A look at his top captaincy moments

MS Dhoni is undoubtedly a legend of Indian cricket and a future ICC Hall of Famer.

Here's what Gambhir said on what separates Kohli as captain

17 Oct 2019

Here's what Gambhir said on what separates Kohli as captain

There has been a longstanding debate if Virat Kohli is a better leader than other former Indian captains.

Here's what Shoaib Akhtar said on Virat Kohli's captaincy

16 Oct 2019

Here's what Shoaib Akhtar said on Virat Kohli's captaincy

Indian captain Virat Kohli has been making headlines of late, especially in the Test format, having led his team to a successful stint so far.

Shane Watson backs Virat Kohli for this historic feat

15 Oct 2019

Shane Watson backs Virat Kohli for this historic feat

Former Australian all-rounder Shane Watson has been mightily impressed with the leadership qualities Virat Kohli has shown so far.

Here's how Chahal reacted following Dhoni's World Cup semis dismissal

28 Sep 2019

Here's how Chahal reacted following Dhoni's World Cup semis dismissal

Indian fans suffered a heartbreak during the ICC World Cup 2019, following India's ouster in the semis against New Zealand.

Here's why Sourav Ganguly continues to back Rishabh Pant

28 Sep 2019

Here's why Sourav Ganguly continues to back Rishabh Pant

Young Indian wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant has been in the headlines of late as the debate regarding his eligibility in the team continues to be questioned.

MS Dhoni ranks just next to Narendra Modi: Here's how

26 Sep 2019

MS Dhoni ranks just next to Narendra Modi: Here's how

While it still might be a debatable topic, but it seems like former Indian skipper MS Dhoni has gone past the likes of Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli as the most popular cricketer among the fans.

Why both Pant and Iyer came to bat at number-4?

23 Sep 2019

Why both Pant and Iyer came to bat at number-4?

Hosts India succumbed to a nine-wicket defeat to South Africa in the final T20I at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Sunday.

ICC politely corrects Rahul Dravid gaffe following trolling by fans

22 Sep 2019

ICC politely corrects Rahul Dravid gaffe following trolling by fans

The International Cricket Council (ICC) was at the receiving end of the Indian fans following a gaffe regarding Hall of Famer Rahul Dravid.

Afridi names his Fab Four, doesn't include Kane Williamson

21 Sep 2019

Afridi names his Fab Four, doesn't include Kane Williamson

Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi is considered as one of the modern-day legends of the game.

Here're interesting records held by Team India in Test Cricket

10 Sep 2019

Here're interesting records held by Team India in Test Cricket

Test cricket is considered to be the ultimate and best format, as currently only 12 teams play red-ball cricket.

Here's who Virat Kohli considered as his childhood hero

08 Sep 2019

Here's who Virat Kohli considered as his childhood hero

Virat Kohli is undoubtedly one of the best batsmen in modern cricket today.

Steve Smith edges Virat Kohli to become No.1 Test batsman

03 Sep 2019

Steve Smith edges Virat Kohli to become No.1 Test batsman

The hide and seek game between Australia's Steve Smith and Indian skipper Virat Kohli continues, as both fight for the top spot in the ICC Test Rankings for Batsmen.

Here's what Virat Kohli had to say following Windies triumph

03 Sep 2019

Here's what Virat Kohli had to say following Windies triumph

India came up with an uplifting performance to tame Windies by 257 runs in the second and final Test in Jamaica on Monday.

Rishabh Pant goes past MS Dhoni's Test record: Details here

02 Sep 2019

Rishabh Pant goes past MS Dhoni's Test record: Details here

Young Indian wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant has barely played 11 Tests but he has already reached a landmark of 50 dismissals.

Here's how Virat Kohli influenced Sumit Nagal in his career

02 Sep 2019

Here's how Virat Kohli influenced Sumit Nagal in his career

Virat Kohli is undoubtedly the best batsman in the world across formats.

Here's who Jasprit Bumrah dedicates his maiden Test hat-trick to

01 Sep 2019

Here's who Jasprit Bumrah dedicates his maiden Test hat-trick to

Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah became the third bowler from the nation to claim a hat-trick in the longest format of the game.

Here're unique records held by Virat Kohli as Test captain

30 Aug 2019

Here're unique records held by Virat Kohli as Test captain

Indian skipper Virat Kohli is undoubtedly one of the best batsman in the world across all the formats.

Here's what VVS Laxman has to say about Hanuma Vihari

28 Aug 2019

Here's what VVS Laxman has to say about Hanuma Vihari

Young Indian middle-order batsman Hanuma Vihari made headlines after he was chosen over Rohit Sharma in the opening Test against the Windies, last week.

Here's why Virat Kohli chose Hanuma Vihari over Rohit Sharma

27 Aug 2019

Here's why Virat Kohli chose Hanuma Vihari over Rohit Sharma

Indian fans were conspicuous of skipper Virat Kohli after he chose to field Hanuma Vihari over Rohit Sharma in the just-concluded first Test against Windies in Antigua.

1st Test, India beat Windies: Here are the records broken

26 Aug 2019

1st Test, India beat Windies: Here are the records broken

World's number one Test team, India produced a fascinating performance as they drubbed hosts Windies by 318 runs in their opening Test of the ICC World Test Championship 2019-21 in Antigua on Sunday.

Here's what Sourav Ganguly has warned Virat Kohli of

25 Aug 2019

Here's what Sourav Ganguly has warned Virat Kohli of

The ongoing opening Test of the ICC World Test Championship against the Windies has seen a controversy regarding India's playing XI, by skipper Virat Kohli.

Why was Ashwin dropped against Windies? Rahane explains

23 Aug 2019

Why was Ashwin dropped against Windies? Rahane explains

The Indian cricket team started its ICC World Test Championship journey.

Kohli completes 11 years in international cricket, shares special post

19 Aug 2019

Kohli completes 11 years in international cricket, shares special post

It was on August 18, 2008, when Virat Kohli made his debut for the Indian cricket team.

India receive 'hoax' security threat during Windies tour: Details here

19 Aug 2019

India receive 'hoax' security threat during Windies tour: Details here

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday said that it had received security threats to the national team during the ongoing Windies tour.

MS Dhoni ends stint with Indian Territorial Army: Details here

18 Aug 2019

MS Dhoni ends stint with Indian Territorial Army: Details here

Former Indian skipper MS Dhoni, who had decided to take a breather from cricket to serve the Indian Territorial Army, has reportedly ended his stint with them.

MS Dhoni plays cricket in Leh with kids

18 Aug 2019

MS Dhoni plays cricket in Leh with kids

Former India captain MS Dhoni, who is on a sabbatical from cricket to serve the army, did not back out to play his favorite sport with kids even while on duty.

Statistical analysis of Steve Smith and Virat Kohli's Test performance

17 Aug 2019

Statistical analysis of Steve Smith and Virat Kohli's Test performance

Australian batsman Steve Smith scripted a number of records with his prolific batting performance in the opening Ashes 2019 Test.

New Zealand beat India: Here are the key takeaways

09 Jul 2019

New Zealand beat India: Here are the key takeaways

New Zealand came up with a thrilling bowling performance to tame India by 18 runs in the semi-final of the ICC World Cup 2019 on Wednesday.

IND vs NZ: Rain defers match; what happens next?

09 Jul 2019

IND vs NZ: Rain defers match; what happens next?

Persistent rain deferred the ongoing semi-final clash of the ICC World Cup 2019 between India and New Zealand.

Here's what Ravi Shastri had to say about Rohit Sharma

09 Jul 2019

Here's what Ravi Shastri had to say about Rohit Sharma

India's exquisite opener Rohit Sharma has been in the form of his life, as is evident in the ICC World Cup 2019.

John Cena shares a hilarious picture of Virat Kohli

09 Jul 2019

John Cena shares a hilarious picture of Virat Kohli

The ICC World Cup 2019 has reached its business end, but the excitement continues to stay alive, at least for the teams which have qualified for the semis.

When skipper Kohli defeated Williamson in a World Cup semi-final

08 Jul 2019

When skipper Kohli defeated Williamson in a World Cup semi-final

India are scheduled to take on New Zealand in the semi-final of the ICC World Cup 2019 on Tuesday.