India

Manish Pandey eyes World Twenty20 berth

Indian batsman Manish Pandey is eyeing a berth in the squad for the 2016 World Twenty20 after being named in the One-Day International squad for the tour of Australia.
20 December 2015

Virtually impossible to arrange Pakistan series - Anurag Thakur

The secretary of the Board of Control for Cricket in India Anurag Thakur hinted that it was impossible to arrange a bilateral series with Pakistan given the paucity of time.
20 December 2015

Yuvraj, Nehra make T20I return for Australia tour

The Indian selectors have named the One-Day International and Twenty20 International squads for the tour of Australia with senior players Yuvraj Singh and Ashish Nehra making a return in the shortest format.
19 December 2015

Pakistan pumped up to face India - Shahid Afridi

Pakistan Twenty20 International captain Shahid Afridi admitted that his team is pumped up to play the arch-rivals India in the upcoming 2016 World T20 encounter in Dharamsala.
18 December 2015

PCB to stop pursuing India series

The Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shaharyar Khan says that the board will stop pushng for a bilateral series with India as there has been no reply from the Board of Control for Cricket in India.
14 December 2015

ICC announces 2016 World Twenty20 fixtures

The International Cricket Council on Friday announced the schedule for the upcoming men's and women's 2016 World Twenty20 tournaments to be played in India.
11 December 2015

Shikhar Dhawan's bowling action reported

Indian cricketer Shikhar Dhawan has been reported with a suspect bowling action during his three-over spell in the recently concluded fourth Test against South Africa in Delhi.
9 December 2015

India claim second spot in ICC rankings

India have now leapfrogged Pakistan and Australia to claim the second spot in the International Cricket Council Test rankings after the 3-0 series victory against South Africa.
8 December 2015

India breach South Africa defence to win series 3-0

Ravichandran Ashwin completed a five-wicket haul and Umesh Yadav produced a fine spell of reverse swing as India breached South Africa's defence to win the fourth Test by 337 runs and complete a 3-0 series victory.
7 December 2015

Umesh Yadav surprised by South Africa's defensive approach

Indian fast bowler Umesh Yadav admitted that he was surprised by South Africa's defensive approach in the fourth day of the fourth Test match in Delhi.
6 December 2015

Hashim Amla leads South Africa resistance but India firmly on top

Hashim Amla played a determined innings negotiating 207 deliveries as South Africa offered firm resistance in the final innings against India, ending the fourth day at 72 for two needing 409 more to win the fourth Test against India in Delhi.
6 December 2015

ICC fines Murali Vijay for showing dissent

The International Cricket Council has docked 30 percent of Murali Vijay's match fee for showing dissent at the umpire’s decision on the third day of the ongoing fourth Test match against South Africa in Delhi.
6 December 2015

PCB sets deadline for BCCI over bilateral series

The Pakistan Cricket Board has given the Board of Control for Cricket in India until Monday to give a confirmation for the proposed bilateral series scheduled to be held in Sri Lanka in December.
6 December 2015

BCCI needs to cut back on involvement of politicians - Ian Chappell

Former Australian captain Ian Chappell expressed at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit in New Delhi that the Board of Control for Cricket in India needs to cut down on the involvement of politicians.
5 December 2015

Kohli, Rahane fifties give India massive lead on day three

Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane brought up the first century partnership in the series as they took India's lead to 403 runs with six wickets in hand at stumps on day three of the fourth Test against South Africa in Delhi.
5 December 2015

Jadeja five-fer stumps South Africa after Rahane century

Ravindra Jadeja took a five-wicket haul as South Africa were bowled out for a paltry score of 121 to concede a 213-run first innings lead after Ajinkya Rahane's hundred helped India post 334 on the second day of the fourth Test in Delhi.
4 December 2015

Rahane rescues India after Dane Piedt dominates with four-wicket haul

Ajinkya Rahane compiled a well-paced unbeaten knock of 89 runs to help India go past 200 after South Africa picked up seven wickets on the first day of the fourth Test in Delhi.
3 December 2015

Nagpur pitch receives 'poor' rating from ICC

The International Cricket Council revealed that the pitch used for the third Test match between India and South Africa in Nagpur has been rated as “poor” following a report from the match referee.
1 December 2015

Ashwin claims second spot in ICC rankings

Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has claimed a career-high second spot in the International Cricket Council Test player rankings on the back of his excellent performance in the ongoing series against South Africa.
1 December 2015

Indian government nod unlikely for Pakistan series

The proposed bilateral series between India and Pakistan has been clouded in doubt as the Board of Control for Cricket in India is unlikely to be granted permission by the Indian government according to sources.
28 November 2015