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BCCI will take decision on Lodha panel recommendations: Ganguly

The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) president praised the Indian team's performance against West Indies in the ongoing series.

02 Aug 2016

England recall Finn for third Pakistan Test

England have recalled fast bowler Steven Finn for the third Test against Pakistan at Edgbaston.

02 Aug 2016

Team physiotherapist said Johnson was expected to be fit intime for the ODI Tri-Series with India and England, starting on January 16, ahead of the World Cup next month. AP
Johnson set to make BBL debut with Perth Scorchers

Johnson retired from international cricket in November 2015, having represented Australia in a total of 256 matches.

02 Aug 2016

England's James Anderson celebrates taking the wicket of Pakistan's Shan Masood, during day three of the Second Test cricket match at Emirates Old Trafford stadium in Manchester, England, Sunday July 24, 2016. | AP
Rusty Anderson insists he can still deliver despite waning pace

Anderson also endured an injury-hit season last year, sustaining injuries during Ashes and South Africa series. 

02 Aug 2016

West Indies' Roston Chase shows the ball as walks to the pavilion with teammates Jermaine Blackwood left Marlon Samuels second from left and Devendra Bishoo after taking five wickets against India declared on day three of their second cricket Test match
India vs West Indies 2016: Stats attack from day three

Statistical highlights of the third day's play in the second cricket Test between India and West Indies.

02 Aug 2016

England's Moeen Ali, left, celebrates dismissing Yasir Shah during day four of the second test against Pakistan at Old Trafford, Manchester, England, Monday July 25, 2016. | AP
Pakistan 'warriors' seek batting boost against resurgent England

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur is desperate to see a greater return from his top-order batsmen in the third Test.

02 Aug 2016

West Indies will take on India in the fourth and final Test before moving to the United States to play two T20Is against the same opposition. | AP
Great feeling to get five wickets in Test cricket: Chase

Chase finished with figures of five for 121, even as India declared their innings at 500 for nine.

02 Aug 2016

India's Umesh Yadav turns to acknowledge Ajinkya Rahane after Yadev was caught out by West Indies captain Jason Holder off a delivery from bowler Roston Chase on day three of their Second Test cricket match on August 1, 2016 at Sabina Park in Kingston, J
Plan was to bat once, not worried about weather: Rahane

In reply to West Indies' 196, India declared at 500 for nine at the end of third day's play of the second Test.

02 Aug 2016

Call for four-day Tests is powerful - just beware the downsides

It must be realised how little cricket we may get with over-rates now scandalously low.

02 Aug 2016

Lokeshwar century helps City I take command

S Lokeshwar’s 109 helped City I post a mammoth 351/7 in 89 overs against City III on the first day of the TNCA round-robin U-19 tournament.

02 Aug 2016

India's Ajinkya Rahane, center, celebrates after he scored a century as teammate Umesh Yadav, left, congratulates him during day three of their second cricket Test match. | AP
India extend lead with Rahane ton; rain ruins final session

Rahane (108 not out) carved out his seventh Test hundred to strengthen India's hold on the game.

02 Aug 2016

India's Ajinkya Rahane plays a shot during day three of the second cricket Test match against West Indies at the Sabina Park Cricket Ground in Kingston, Jamaica. (AP)
India endure tough session to extend lead to 229 runs

India were 425 for six at lunch on day three of the second Test against the West Indies here today.

01 Aug 2016

Sehwag as popular on Twitter as on field for his rib-tickling tweets ribbing fellow cricketers

Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag may have retired from cricket but he is very much active on Twitter, where too he has his own distinctive style.

01 Aug 2016

Australian cricket captain Steven Smith, left, and coach Darren Lehmann chat during a practice session in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Sunday, July 17, 2016. | AP
Despite Lanka defeat, Cricket Australia extends coach Lehmann's contract to 2019

Lehmann, a former test batsman took over the team's reign in turmoil during the Ashes defeat at England in 2013.

01 Aug 2016

West Indies' Shannon Gabriel fields to his own bowling from a shot played by India's captain Virat Kohli under the look of India's batman Ajinkya Rahane left during day two of their second cricket Test match at the Sabina Park Cricket Ground in Kingsto
India Vs Windies second test: Statistical highlights of day two

Lokesh Rahul (158) has registered his career-best score in Tests, surpassing the 110 vs Australia at Sydney in January 2015.

01 Aug 2016

India's captain Virat Kohli right greets teammate India's Lokesh Rahul during day two of their second cricket Test match against West Indies at the Sabina Park Cricket Ground in Kingston Jamaica Sunday July 31 2016. | AP
My intention to stay positive and aggressive paid off: Rahul after the gritty knock

Rahul scored a composed 158 on day two to help India finish at 358/5, a lead of 162 runs with still three days to go.

01 Aug 2016

BCCI president Anurag Thakur along with BCCI secretary Ajay Shirke during a press conference in Mumbai on Sunday. | PTI
SC verdict, T20 series in USA focal points in BCCI meet

The Working Committee has been convened to discuss this burning issue that is set to shake up BCCI's very structure.

01 Aug 2016

India's batsman Lokesh Rahul watches a delivery of West Indies' Shannon Gabriel pass during day two of their second cricket Test match at the Sabina Park Cricket Ground in Kingston Jamaica Sunday July 31 2016. | AP
Our bowling has improved from Antigua: Phil Simmons

India could score only 232 runs in the 88 overs bowled on the second day to finish at 358/5 at stumps.

01 Aug 2016

India's batsman Lokesh Rahul hits a six off West Indies' Devendra Bishoo during day two of their second cricket Test match at the Sabina Park Cricket Ground in Kingston Jamaica Sunday July 31 2016. | AP
Slow and steady India reach 358/5 against Windies after Rahul's 158

At stumps, India had consolidated their lead to a sizeable 162 runs despite only 232 runs being scored in the 88 overs.

01 Aug 2016