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Kohli plays on front foot post warm-ups, ignores glitches

“I am glad with what we got out of these two games,” said Virat Kohli after the second warm-up match against Bangladesh which his side won comfortably by 95 runs.But was it really the case? In the first practice match, the famed Indian batting line-up struggled before the pace and swing of New Zealand bowlers,

Variety in bowling makes India strong contender: Chappell

Former Australia skipper Ian Chappell believes the Virat Kohli-led India has variety in their bowling department, making them a strong contender to win the 2019 World Cup beginning May 30 in England and Wales.   Chappell said the team which has the ability to pick wickets at regular intervals, particularly in the middle overs, was

Karthik makes it, Rishabh Pant ignored in India's World Cup squad

Karthik makes it, Rishabh Pant ignored in India’s World Cup squad

Veteran Dinesh Karthik pipped young turk Rishabh Pant in the fight for the second wicket keeper’s slot in India’s 15-strong squad announced Monday for the ICC World Cup starting May 30 in England. There were no surprises as the MSK Prasad-headed selection committee maintained continuity in their choices with the only topic of discussion being

South Africa won toss against India in 1st Test

South Africa won toss against India in 1st Test: South Africa won the toss and opted to bat in the first Test match against India at the Newlands here on Friday. For India, pacer Jasprit Bumrah made his Test debut while Hardik Pandya was also included in the squad which is playing with one spinner. South Africa

Indian batsmen ready for Sri Lankan challenge

Indian batsmen ready for Sri Lankan challenge

Indian batsmen ready for Sri Lankan challenge: Denied by the ‘Weather Gods’ in the opening Test, a supremely confident India are set to make some strategic changes to ensure that their dominance of Sri Lanka continues unchallenged in the second match starting here tomorrow.Having earned the psychological edge by blowing the Sri Lankan top and middle

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Bhuvneshwer laid the foundation for team India to win

Bhuvneshwer kumar laid the foundation for team India to win. Team India has beaten Australia in the second ODI played at Eden Gardens in Kolkata and took a lead of 2-0. Bowlers Kuldeep Yadav and Captain Virat Kohli were the heroes of the match. But there is a name, who laid the foundation for team India

India vs Australia, 2nd ODI: India win by 50 runs

India vs Australia, 2nd ODI: India win by 50 runs

India vs Australia, 2nd ODI: India win by 50 runs. India captain Virat Kohli’s excellent innings of 92 runs after the best innings by Kuldeep Yadav’s hat-trick, India defeated world champions Australia by 50 runs to take a 2-0 lead in the five-match series at Eden Gardens on Thursday.The Indian team made a challenging 252

Bumrah left the bowler who gave Sachin Tendulkar the first zero.

Jasprit Bumrah achieved second place in the T20 bowling rankings.Apart from this,Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli has been on top in the batting rankings.ICC Pakistan’s bowler Imad Wasim has secured the first spot in the Twenty20 bowlers rankings issued on Monday,ahead of South Africa’s Imran Tahir.In the ICC rankings, Bumrah is at second place with

Virat Kohli reclaims top spot ICC ODI rankings Shikhar 10th

Virat Kohli reclaims top spot in ICC ODI rankings, Shikhar 10th

Virat Kohli reclaims top spot  ICC ODI rankings Shikhar 10th. Virat Kohli received a huge confidence boost ahead of the ICC Champions Trophy semifinals as the Indian cricket team skipper reclaimed the top batting spot in the ICC ODI rankings on Tuesday.  Virat Kohli was 22 points behind South Africa’s AB De Villiers at the start of the

Shardul replaces injured Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Indore: The All-India Senior Selection Committee have named medium pacer Shardul Thakur as the replacement for injured pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar in the Indian Team. Kumar has been ruled out of the third Test of the Paytm Test series against New Zealand after he sustained a back strain in the second Test at the Eden Gardens,