India

Thisara Perera to lead Sri Lanka in India ODIs

Sri Lanka have appointed all-rounder Thisara Perera as the captain for the upcoming limited overs series in India.
30 November 2017

Sri Lanka Go Down Like Nine Pins And Face Their Worst Defeat In Test History

When Dinesh Chandimal raised his bat after completing his second fifty of the match, it could not have been more awkward for him. Sri Lanka with 8 wickets down, was then on the verge of defeat. As it turned out, they lost to India by an innings and 239 which is their worst defeat in test history.
29 November 2017

Rangana Herath ruled out of Delhi Test

Sri Lanka will miss the services of veteran spinner Rangana Herath for the third and final Test against India in Delhi due to a sore back.
28 November 2017

India rest Virat Kohli for Sri Lanka ODIs

India have rested skipper Virat Kohli for the upcoming three-match One-Day International series against Sri Lanka that kicks-off on 10th December.
28 November 2017

Ashwin races to 300 wickets as India complete innings victory in Nagpur

Ravichandran Ashwin became the fastest bowler to reach 300 Test wickets as India dismissed Sri Lanka for 166 runs in the final innings to complete a victory by an innings and 239 runs in the second game in Nagpur and take an unassailable lead of 1-0.
27 November 2017

Innings defeat looms Sri lanka after India declare at 610

After Virat Kohli scored a double century and Rohit Sharma slammed a ton to help India gain a massive 305 run first innings lead, Sri Lanka lost Sadeera Samarawickrama early in the second innings to end day three with a score of 21 for one in the second Test in Nagpur.
26 November 2017

Dasun Shanaka fined for ball-tampering

The International Cricket Council on Saturday has confirmed a fine of 75 percent of match fees for Sri Lanka all-rounder Dasun Shanaka for a ball-tampering act during the second day's play in the Nagpur Test against India.
26 November 2017

Vijay, Pujara centuries put India in dominant position

Murali Vijay and Cheteshwar Pujara scored valiant centuries for India as they went on to post 312 for two at stumps on day two of the second Test against Sri Lanka at Eden Gardens.
25 November 2017

India-Sri Lanka 2nd test match preview

Even before the first ball is bowled in Nagpur, India already seem to have won 20 percent of the match. The last one and a half hours of play at the Eden Gardens, where the Lankans were jolted by repeated strikes from Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Shami must have dented Sri Lanka's confidence. As they say, 'half the battle is won in the mind', India having managed to swing the momentum on its side, will start as favourites.
23 November 2017

Team India's augmenting appetite for victory

"Let me tell you one thing, India will win this Test even if they are 17-3," as Ganguly made this statement after India was tottering at the end of day 1, he looked extremely confident about his prediction. The audacity of his statement may have surprised many but Dada was certainly not building castles in the air.
23 November 2017

Kumar, Dhawan released from Indian squad for personal reasons

India's star performers in the first Test against Sri Lanka at Eden Gardens Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Shikhar Dhawan have been released from the squad for the second game due to personal reasons.
22 November 2017

Sri Lanka survive Indian pace attack as Eden Gardens game ends in a thrilling draw

After a blistering century from Virat Kohli helped India set a target of 231 for Sri Lanka, a four-wicket haul from Bhuvneshwar Kumar put the visitors under a considerable pressure at 75 for seven in the final innings as the first Test between the two teams ended in a thrilling draw.
20 November 2017

Has Ganguly Plucked the Apple At Eden Gardens?

After making Adam and the world, God decided to rest. He appointed Adam to assign names to all the animals. Adam enjoyed doing it but got bored after a while and requested God for companionship. Thus, Eve was born. Adam and Eve loved each other and resided in the Garden of Eden with other animals. Until one day, Eve plucked an apple from the Tree of Knowledge, which led to the doom of humanity.
19 November 2017

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.
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