Ishant Sharma finally reaches the maturity point
In a year’s time, Ishant Sharma will make another entry into the record books – 100 Tests. With India slated to play 6 Tests in New Zealand and Australia in 2020, it is but a given that Ishant, who has 96 matches to his name, will add the necessary four to his career. Even as Kohli is spoilt for choice in the pace department nowadays, he can’t really do without Ishant.
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 aggr...
Rohit Sharma hits the ball out of park with 22 brands
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Virat Kohli surpasses Tendulkar, Sehwag for record double hundreds
The Indian skipper now has 26 Test hundreds and 69 international tons (43 in ODIs).
‘I was afraid to go to a psychiatrist’: Virat Kohli, Abhinav Bindra & other sport stars who opened up about mental health
Here is what Indian sports stars have said about mental health challenges
Test cricket in India isn’t dying anytime soon
With around 1,50,000 people watching the match at the Eden Gardens in the two-and-a-half days is what the world of Test cricket was waiting for. As Ganguly said at the end of the game, “Pink ball may not be the only answer, but it is certainly one of them. It is like a sudden burst of energy that Test cricket needed. Now we need to use it prudently and thoughtfully.”
Sheikh Hasina, Mamata Banerjee to attend India's first Pink Ball Test match
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will inaugurate India's first Day-Night Test by ringi...
Not just Ind Vs Ban, pink-ball Test also saw Manjrekar Vs Bhogle. And left Twitterati with strong opinions
Manjrekar, however, doesn’t seem perturbed by the online attention, and tweeted a Chuck Palahniuk quote.
India vs Bangladesh Kolkata test: Pink is the new red
India, Bangladesh to make their day-night Test debut today at Eden Gardens. It took India a new BCCI regime under maverick former captain Sourav Ganguly to take the pink ball plunge, a good seven years after the International Cricket Council approved the format to revive interest in Tests. Ganguly convinced the Bangladesh Cricket Board to agree to a Day/Night Test.
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.
Festive cheer: Virat Kohli unveils all-new Audi A6, starting at Rs 54 lakh
The car is equipped with a powerful 2.0L TFSI engine.
Virat Kohli first Indian to score 40 international hundreds as captain
Kohli brought up his ton in the 109th over of the Indian innings. The right-handed batsman now has 26 centuries in just 81 matches.
Test performance bolsters Mayank’s ODI chances
Some believe Mayank Agarwal could be an option in the December ODI series against West Indies if Rohit Sharma takes a break. Another factor that could go in Agarwal's favour is Shikhar Dhawan's bad patch and the need to have another back-up. Many feel that Agarwal could be seen as a long-term option keeping in mind the 2023 ODI World Cup in India.
Everything’s not OK? That’s Fine
The dark side of Indian men’s cricket is susceptible to mental health issues and a host of reasons still prevents any talk about them. But with a vast number of boys playing cricket under intense competition, it is imperative a system is put in place to encourage open discussion on such issues.
Family, failure, parathas: Virat Kohli pens letter to his 15-yr-old self 'Chiku'; includes notes to navigate through life
The Indian skipper turns 31 today.
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