The Board of Control for Cricket in India has announced the appointment of former Indian captain Ravi Shastri as the Director of the Indian cricket team for the tour of Bangladesh which begins on 10th June.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday has nominated former Indian players Sachin Tendulkar, VVS Laxman and Sourav Ganguly to the board's Cricket Advisory Committee with immediate effect.
Harbhajan Singh has made a comeback into the Indian Test side as the national selectors have announced full fledged squads for the solitary Test and the three One-Day Internationals against Bangladesh starting next month.
India and cricket have been, and always will be, inextricably linked. Thanks to many years of dominance on an international scale, India's cricket team is, quite rightly, known as one of the leading outfits in the sport.
Steve Smith scored a sublime century as Australia proved too strong for the Indian outfit one last time on their prolonged tour, winning the semi-final by 95 runs at the Sydney Cricket Ground, to book a place in their seventh World Cup finals.
Australian captain Michael Clarke was all praise for his Indian counterpart MS Dhoni ahead of their World Cup semi-final on Thursday terming the latter as the reason behind the defending champion’s resurgence in the tournament.