PAKISTAN NATIONAL CRICKET TEAM
Highly skilled unit: Virat Kohli’s team, with a lethal fast-bowling unit that is perhaps India’s best
This is a changed Indian unit with aggression writ large all over it. Yes, it is Bangladesh we are playing, but that doesn’t take away from the fact that the Indian fast bowlers are bowling with venom and pace. The team management hasn’t resorted to preparing dust bowls and is keen on playing on true wickets that offer bounce and movement.
Tillakaratne Dilshan no fan of day-night Tests, welcomes Sourav Ganguly's appointment as BCCI president
As Kolkata prepares for its first day...
R Ashwin likes 'Permanent Test centre' concept, feels 'Pink Test' is way forward
"The pink ball Test match is a great welcoming sign. India a...
India vs Bangladesh test series: Before first test, the buzz is all about the second
The talk before the Indore match centres around use of pink ball in the day-night Test in Eden Gardens. This is a series in the World Test Championship calendar, in which Virat Kohli's men can steamroll the rag-tag opposition in four days. It is difficult to imagine how Bangladesh, without Tamim Iqbal and the suspended Shakib Al Hasan, will even be able to compete in this format.
Kohli cheers Maxwell for acknowledging mental health issues, recalls his struggle during 2014 England tour
Kohli said he can understand that things must have reached a tipping point for Maxwell.
India-Bangladesh test series: India look to stay at the top
The hosts start as favourites to pick up 120 points from the two games against Bangladesh; the first Test starts in Indore on Thursday. Kohli returns to lead the side that recently won their record 11th straight series at home. Rohit Sharma has been on hot form, hitting two centuries and a double ton in his debut series as opener against South Africa.
Sachin Tendulkar reveals how tech helped Team India plan better in 2002
The former cricketer recalls how the team’s initiation to technology was a gradual process.
It's time for India’s cricket fraternity to back Rishabh Pant
Rishabh Pant’s mental strength will be key as he deals with a rough patch — and realises sports is as much about failure as success. For motivation, he has to only look at Kohli & Rohit. Meanwhile, the cricket fraternity should back him up. This is what international sport is all about. It isn’t about success and more success.
Shafali is youngest Indian to score international fifty, surpasses Tendulkar's 30-year-old record
Playing in only her fifth T20I, Shafali put the West Indies attack to the sword, blasting six fours and four sixes on way to her maiden fifty at the Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium.
‘I’m Virat Kohli’, says Warner’s daughter while playing cricket, wins over the Internet with her cuteness
In an Instagram video uploaded by Warner, Ivy Mae can be seen playing cricket at her home.
White-ball cricket: What are India's options in bowling department?
When it comes to white-ball cricket though, there is a discernable gap, both in quality and quantity. Bumrah-Bhuvi is your go-to primary pace pairing in both ODIs and T20Is – who is next, then? The answer rested on Shami for the 2019 World Cup and stopped there. India don’t have place for four pacers in their limited-overs squad. Come the 2020 T20 World Cup , what then?
Asian shares slide on trade disappointment, HK unrest
Trump rattled some investors by threatening China with even more tariffs if they do not sign a deal.
Sony offsets potential IPL revenue loss with strong FY19 show
The company, in its filing to the ROC, posted its net profit for the fiscal at Rs 346.43 crore, down from Rs 520.67 crore.
Virat Kohli turns philosopher in lap of nature, shares pictures with Anushka Sharma from vacation
The cricketer celebrated his 31st birthday on Tuesday with his 'soulmate'.
Fifth Umpire: IPL likely to have an extra official to monitor no-balls
It was also learnt that the much-hyped 'Power Player' concept of substitutions during IPL games was shelved for the time being as the project can't be piloted during upcoming Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy (National T20), starting later this week. However the talking point was having an exclusive umpire to check on the contentious front-foot and height no balls.
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