10 years ago on this day, India crashed out of 2007 World Cup after a loss to Sri Lanka in Trinidad, an exit that triggered off a great era for Indian cricket. Sachin Tendulkar remembers every bit of it in this interview.
Insisting that there was no interference from the team management, HPCA curator Sunil Chauhan said on Thursday that he has prepared a bouncy wicket for the decisive fourth Test, starting on Saturday.
Kohli is yet to deliver in the ongoing Test series against Australia and Gilchrist said the 28-year-old is due for big runs in the fourth and final Test in Dharamsala, starting Saturday.
Going by what is in store for both sides at Dharamsala, Australia might opt to go in with an extra seamer instead of a spinner in a pitch that is supposed to assist the faster bowlers. The Pune Test hero, in all likelihood, will be dropped from the playing XI and be replaced by pacer Jackson Bird.
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Kohli had stopped short of calling Smith a cheat after the Australian skipper sought dressing room's advice for a DRS call, triggering off a major controversy.
Former Australian bowler Geoff Lawson has slammed Virat Kohli, urging him to show more responsibilty and better behaviour as captain of the Indian cricket team.
It's appraisal time in most companies across the world and employees are getting raises. The BCCI being good employers have given their employees aka Indian cricketers a pay raise of 100 percent. Safe to say, it's early Diwali for the Men in Blue.
The most notable name missing is Suresh Raina, who till recently was a permanent member of the limited overs fixtures.
India captain Virat Kohli had also hinted at the possibility of including Mohammed Shami in the 4th Test, who got four wickets for Bengal in the Vijay Hazare Trophy final against Tamil Nadu.
Michael Clarke has come out in defence of Virat Kohli saying that 2-3 Australian journalists are trying to tarnish the image of the India skipper.
The constitution has been finalised by the Committee of Administrators in accordance with the recommendations of the Justice Lodha Committee and the directions of the Supreme Court.
India have been overconfident in the series vs Australia and will be nervous in the upcoming fourth and final Test in Dharamsala, says Mitchell Johnson
In what can be considered incomprehensible, India's greatest all-rounder Kapil Dev was dropped for the 1984 Kolkata Test match against England. Apparently, Kapil was axed as a reprimand for playing an irresponsible stroke in the second Test of the series at Delhi.
This criticism of Kohli not just a drew a strong response from Indian cricket fans but also Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan. The actor, who as an avid cricket lover, took to Twitter to indulge in some banter.
Indian cricketer Mohammad Kaif, however, steered clear from making any negative remarks on the 46-year-old's appointment. Taking to Twitter, Kaif advised his fans to remain optimistic and wish the new government well.
Sourav Ganguly felt that not only Ashwin but Australian spinner Nathan Lyon too could not find much purchase from the Ranchi track because of the lack of rough outside the off-stump.
While MS Dhoni and Yuvraj Singh were rested from the tournament, Harbhajan Singh came back in contention after good performances in the recently concluded Vijay Hazare Trophy.