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Shubhman Gill grabbed opportunity with both hands: Karthik

Shubhman Gill grabbed opportunity with both hands: Karthik

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) defeated Kings XI Punjab by seven wickets to keep their chances alive of making it to the playoffs in the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).Chasing 184, KKR rode on the unbeaten half century from Shubhman Gill as they easily crossed the line with 12 balls to spare at

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

Dinesh Karthik, Shreyas Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane to lead Deodhar Trophy teams

Dinesh Karthik, Shreyas Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane to lead Deodhar Trophy teams. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced the teams for this year’s Deodhar Trophy, which is slated to commence on October 23. While wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik has been named as the skipper for India A team, right-hand batsman Shreyas Iyer

Memory for a lifetime: Dinesh Karthik on his last-ball six

Memory for a lifetime: Dinesh Karthik on his last-ball six

COLOMBO: Dinesh Karthik is no Hrishikesh Kanitkar or Joginder Sharma but the Indian batsman is not complaining about the “memories of a lifetime” that his last-ball six against Bangladesh created. Kanitkar’s boundary against Pakistan under fading Bangabandhu Stadium lights in Dhaka or Joginder Sharma’s final over act against the arch-rivals in the inaugural World Cup

India's T20 squad: Washington Sundar, Thampi, Hooda in

India’s T20 squad: Washington Sundar, Thampi, Hooda in

India’s T20 squad: India skipper, Virat Kohli, who had been rested from the ODI series against Sri Lanka, has been rested for the T20 series too. In Kohli’s absence, Rohit Sharma will lead the Indian team in the limited-over format.For T20Is, three new faces – 18-year-old Tamil Nadu all-rounder Washington Sundar, Baroda batsman Deepak Hooda