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Ajinkya Rahane finally gets some much-needed runs ahead of first Test against West Indies

Published on: Aug 20, 2019 04:16
Struggling India vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane hit a half-century on Monday in the warm-up game against West Indies A, which will give some relief to both him and the selectors ahead of the Test series which begins on August 22.

Labuschagne showed great character, skill and technique: Tim Paine

Published on: Aug 19, 2019 04:19
Australia managed to escape with a draw in the tantalising second Ashes Test at Lord's. Set to chase 267 after Ben Stokes' hundred saw England recover from a precarious position, the Aussies were in trouble as the top order succumbed yet again to Jofra Archer. The absence of the unfit Steve Smith added to the visitors' woes. However, Smith's concussion replacement Marnus Labuschagne stood up with a soild half-century to keep a rampant England at bay.

Blow to Steve Smith's neck brings back grim reminder of Philip Hughes tragedy

Published on: Aug 18, 2019 10:02
Steve Smith narrowly missed out on a third consecutive Ashes hundred as he was dismissed for 92. However, the talking point of the match at Lord's was the blow to Smith at the back of the head

Ravi Shastri stays on as Team India coach till 2021, Kapil says Kohli's views not taken

Published on: Aug 16, 2019 22:22
Current Team India coach Ravi Shastri has been given an extended term by the Cricket Advisory Committee led by World Cup winning captain Kapil Dev

Former India opener VB Chandrasekhar passes away at 57

Published on: Aug 16, 2019 03:36
Former India opener and national selector VB Chandrasekhar is no more. He was 57 and was due to turn 58 in a few days' time. There are conflicting reports

Shreyas Iyer's knock was the game-changer: Virat Kohli

Published on: Aug 15, 2019 04:09
India skipper Virat Kohli continued his sublime form with a 43rd ODI hundred as India clinched the series against West Indies 2-0. Chasing 255 to win

India vs West Indies 3rd ODI: Rohit Sharma, Kuldeep Yadav chasing records

Published on: Aug 14, 2019 04:50
India have taken an unassailable 1-0 lead in the three-match series against West Indies, with the first game being washed out. However, they will be keen to clinch the series with a win in the final ODI at Trinidad. While the form of Shikhar Dhawan and Rishabh Pant remains a worry for India going into the final match, there are a few others on the verge of impressive records

Gavaskar believes not Rishabh Pant but this batsman should be India's number 4

Published on: Aug 13, 2019 04:22
Virat Kohli and the Indian team management have been backing wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant at number four since the World Cup, despite his constant failures. However, India legend Sunil Gavaskar does not support the move and feels Shreyas Iyer is much-better suited to the position