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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,

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

Chahal grabs six as India bowl out Australia for 230

Chahal grabs six as India bowl out Australia for 230. Indian leg spinner Yuzvendra Chahal grabbed his first opportunity in the series with both hands, taking a career-best 6 for 42 to decimate Australia for a paltry 230 in the third and final ODI here on Friday. At the iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground, Chahal matched

Virat has transformed Chahal into a brave bowler: Vettori

Former New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori feels India skipper Virat Kohli has instilled a lot of courage in wrist spinner Yuzvendra Chahal, calling it the primary reason for his phenomenal success in limited-overs cricket. Vettori is currently the coach of IPL franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore, which Kohli captains. Chahal is currently the leading wicket-taker in

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

Shardul in, Rahul out for New Zealand ODIs

Shardul in, Rahul out for New Zealand ODIs

Shardul in, Rahul out for New Zealand ODIs: Mumbai pacer Shardul Thakur has been recalled in the India ODI squad for the upcoming three-match series against New Zealand beginning October 22. Shardul, who made his ODI debut on August 31 earlier this year against Sri Lanka, was not part of the Indian team which faced

India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI: India team aim to maintain victory

India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI: India team aim to maintain victory

India vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI: After fantastic victory in the first ODI against Sri Lanka, the Indian team wants to retain the same in the second ODI of the series to be played Thursday. In the captaincy of Virat Kohli, the Indian team defeated the Sri Lankan team by nine wickets in the one-sided