India

Openers put India in a position of safety after 166 run partnership

Lokesh Rahul and Shikhar Dhawan shared a 166 run opening stand as India showed resilience on day four to claim a 49 run lead after coming from behind in the first Test against Sri Lanka at Eden Gardens.
19 November 2017
 

Third consecutive day which leaves India stumbling and fans unsatisfied

The match hangs in favor of Sri Lanka but all three results are still possible. For a change, play on Day 3 of the 1st test between India and Sri Lanka began on the stipulated time. India must have come out today looking to consolidate and posting a respectable total. However, India's desire to shift the momentum in its favor took a severe blow early on. Cheteshwar Pujara was bowled by a sharp in swinger from Gamage which escaped from the gap between Pujara's bat and pad.
19 November 2017

Mathews, Thirimanne fifties give Sri Lanka advantage

After contributions from lower order helped India recover an post 172 runs in their first innings, Sri Lanka managed to bring down the trail to seven runs riding on the fifties from Angelo Mathews and Lahiru Thirimanne at stumps on day three of the first Test at Eden Gardens.
18 November 2017

Sri Lanka announce fixtures for T20 tri-series involving Bangladesh, India

Sri Lanka Cricket on Friday has confirmed a Twenty20 International tri-series involving India and Bangladesh to be played in March next year.
18 November 2017

Pujara shows resilience but India' struggle continue on another rain dampened day

Wet conditions and intense rain ensured only 21 overs were possible on the second day with India continuing their struggle and were positioned 74 for five at stumps on day two of the first Test between the two teams in Kolkata.
17 November 2017

India release Ishant Sharma from Test squad

India have released pace bowler Ishant Sharma from the squad in the ongoing Test series against Sri Lanka after missing out on the selection for the first Test at Eden Gardens.
16 November 2017

Lakmal triple strike jolt India with only 11.5 overs possible on day one

Suranga Lakmal bowled a splendid six over spell that saw him claim three wickets leaving India reeling at 17 for three in the 11.5 overs possible on rain-hit day one of the first Test at Eden Gardens.
16 November 2017

Sanju Samson slams century in drawn tour game against Sri Lanka

Sanju Samson scored a brilliant 128 off 143 deliveries as the tour game between Indian Board Presidents XI and Sri Lanka at Eden Gardens in Kolkata ended in an anticipated draw.
12 November 2017

Sri Lanka amass 411/6 on day one of warm-up game

Sri Lanka warmed up for the upcoming series against India with a scintillating batting performance that saw them post 411 for six at stumps on day one of the tour game against Indian Board President's XI at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
11 November 2017

India rest Hardik Pandya for first two Tests against Sri Lanka

India have rested all-rounder Hardik Pandya for the first two Tests against Sri Lanka as a part of his workload managing process.
10 November 2017

Pakistan displace New Zealand at top of T20I rankings

Pakistan have gone to claim the pole position in the International Cricket Council Twenty20 International rankings following New Zealand's defeat to India in the recently concluded series.
9 November 2017

India edge out New Zealand in rain-hit 8-over game to take series 2-1

Jasprit Bumrah led a terrific bowling display as India managed to defend 67 runs after wet weather reduced the third and final Twenty20 International against New Zealand in Thiruvananthapuram to an eight-over encounter.
7 November 2017

Kaushal Silva, Kusal Mendis miss out on Sri Lanka Test squad for India tour

Sri Lanka have dropped top order batsmen Kaushal Silva and Kusal Mendis for the upcoming three-match Test series against India that begins later this month.
6 November 2017

Munro slams century as New Zealand level series 1-1

After Colin Munro's unbeaten century helped New Zealand post 196 for two, the bowlers led by a four-wicket haul from Trent Boult helped the Black Caps restrict India to 156 for seven to win the second Twenty20 International by 40 runs and levelling the series 1-1.
4 November 2017

Rohit, Dhawan fire as India give Nehra a fitting farewell

Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma scored 80 runs apiece as India overpowered New Zealand by 53 runs in the first Twenty20 International in Delhi to take a 1-0 lead in the series.
1 November 2017

Angelo Mathews declared fit for Indian tour

Sri Lanka have received a much-needed boost ahead of their upcoming tour of India with veteran all-rounder Angelo Mathews declared fit from a calf injury.
1 November 2017

Virat Kohli reclaims top position in ICC ODI Rankings

India captain Virat Kohli has reclaimed the top position in the International Cricket Council One-Day International rankings for batsmen following a successful series against New Zealand.
30 October 2017

Bumrah, Rohit help India edge out New Zealand to win series 2-1

Jasprit Bumrah bowled a splendid spell including the decisive final over in a game dominated by the batsmen as India edged out New Zealand by six runs while defending 338 runs in the third One-Day International in Kanpur to take the series 3-0.
29 October 2017

India bounce back to level series with six wicket win

After Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah shared five wickets between them to restrict New Zealand to 230 for nine, fifties from Shikhar Dhawan and Dinesh Karthik helped India chase down the target in 46 overs with six wickets in hand in the second One-Day International in Pune to level the series 1-1.
25 October 2017

Murali Vijay returns to India Test squad for Sri Lanka series

Tamil Nadu opening batsman Murali Vijay has returned to the India squad for the first two Tests against Sri Lanka scheduled to be played next month.
24 October 2017