How BCCI convinced Bangladesh to play the pink-ball Test at Eden Gardens
It was at Ganguly’s insistence that another round of meetings was held at 3.00pm at the BCB offices where the BCB officials and former players like Habibul Bashar met the players and the coaches in a final attempt at making the D/N Test a reality.
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India look to try more combinations to prepare for the T20 World Cup
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Dhoni unlikely to commentate in day-night Test
Sources said if BCCI gives permission, then India wicket-keeper batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni would be seen doing commentary on day-night test, to be played in Eden Gardens
Anushka Sharma hits back at 'vicious' reports in a furious post; B-town proud of her
She ended her statement on a cheeky note.
Can India afford to have three slow-starters at the top?
If one of Kohli, Sharma or Dhawan gets set, they will either drag the game deep or finish it off. If two of them bat well, India will surely win the game. However, India’s T20 strategy needs to evolve keeping in mind the bigger grounds in Australia where power-hitting will be at a premium at the T20 World Cup next year.
Bangladesh choke India by seven wickets in series opener
Indian batsmen appeared over-cautious after being invited to bat as the young brigade disappointed the 25,000 strong fans, who braved severe smog to pack the Kotla ground. Chasing 149, Bangladesh overhauled the target with three balls to spare to record their first ever win against India in nine meetings.
Cricket, football, NBA: Nita Ambani's never-ending love affair with sports
Ambani's first tryst with sports happened when she was 44.
Shahid Kapoor is honing his cricketing skills for upcoming film 'Jersey'
The actor is working on the Hindi remake of the Telegu film.
If BCCI changes reformed constitution, it would be ridiculing SC: Lodha panel secretary
Lodha committee secretary Gopal Sankaranarayanan, who had a pivotal role in drafting the revamp, feels the Supreme Court still has a role to play in the matter and should take appropriate steps, otherwise all its efforts to reform the BCCI's administrative structure would go waste.
Sourav Ganguly’s B’luru airport selfie wins crowd, CISF and Twitter!
The BCCI boss wrote that he was overwhelmed by the “love of people.”
Virat Kohli rested from T20s against Bangladesh, maiden call-up for Shivam Dube
The squad for the Test series against Bangladesh remained unchanged after India's 3-0 whitewash of South Africa recently. The series starts November 3 and comprises three T20 Internationals and two Tests. Pacer Bumrah's return will take longer.
What is ICC without BCCI? asks new BCCI Treasurer Arun Dhumal
Arun Dhumal made it clear that BCCI is not on board with the ICC as far as the Future Tours Programme (FTP) for the 2023-2031 cycle is concerned. The new proposal calls for a World T20 every year and an ODI World Cup every three years.
As a kid, Eoin Morgan used beer barrels to practise stumps on concrete pitches
The World Cup-winning captain of England is nothing less than fascinating.
India vs South Africa test series: Counting the gains
India beat South Africa 3-0 to reaffirm their home dominance. South Africa was at the receiving end throughout the series, as they just could not come up with any clear-cut plan to challenge the Indians. It was unclear, whether they learned anything.
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