Pant & Root soar in Test Rankings after epic shows

Dubai, jan 20 (UNI) India wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant and England captain Joe Root have made considerable gains in the latest MRF Tyres ICC Men’s Test Player Rankings after their match-winning performances in the Galle and Brisbane Tests. Bairstow, Gill, Hazlewood, Labus

India announce squad for first two Tests against England- Kohli, Ishant, Hardik return

Mumbai, Jan 19 (UNI) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday announced an 18-member Indian squad for the first two Tests against England, beginning on February 5 in Chennai.

Virat Kohli, who had flown back after the first Test against Australia to at

Brisbane Test: India breach Australia's fortress, retain Border-Gavaskar Trophy

Brisbane, Jan 19 (UNI) Riding on Rishabh Pant's swashbuckling 89 not out, India created history on Tuesday as they became the first team to beat Australia in a Test match in Brisbane in 33 years after winning the series-deciding fourth and final match by 3 wickets at the Gabb

Telangana CM congratulates Indian Cricket team for defeating Australia and clinch test series 2-1

Hyderabad, Jan 19 (UNI) Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao on Tuesday congratulated the Indian Cricket team for winning the fourth and final test against Australia at Brisbane and clinch the series 2-1.

In a statement here , Mr Rao hailed the Indian team for i

4th Test: India beat Australia by 3 wickets, clinch series 2-1; retain Border-Gavaskar Trophy

Brisbane, Jan 19 (UNI) India beat Australia by three wickets in fourth and final Test to claim the series 2-1 and retain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy, here on Tuesday. 

Resuming at four for none on the final day, India overhauled the target of 328 in the fourth innin

Gavaskar praises Team India for 'extraordinary' performance in Australia

Brisbane,  (UNI) Former Indian cricketer Sunil Gavaskar on Monday heaped praised on the Indian team for its extraordinary performance in the ongoing Test series against Australia, saying the players have made the country proud and will be remembered for ages, irrespective of

1st Test: England beat Sri Lanka by 7 wickets, take 1-0 unbeatable lead

Galle, Jan 18 (UNI) Joe Root's double hundred and 5-wicket hauls from Dom Bess and Jack Leach helped England register a comfortable 7-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the first Test to take a 1-0 lead in the two-test series, here on Monday.

With the victory in the

4th Test, Day 4: India 4/0 at stumps, need 324 runs to win against Australia after Siraj five-for

Brisbane, Jan 18 (UNI) India were 4/0 in their second innings at stumps, requiring 324 more runs to win the series-deciding fourth Test against Australia after rain forced play to be abandoned early on day four, here on Monday.

India dismissed Australia for 294 in

Legendary Leg Spinner B S Chandrasekhar hospitalised after sustaining stroke

Bengaluru, Jan 18 (UNI) Legendary Leg Spinner B S Chandfrasekhar was admitted to a private hospital here after he sustained a stroke.

According to KSCA sources, the 75-year-old veteran is now in ICU.

Chandrashekar played 58 test matches by taking 242

4th Test: Australia 21/0 at stumps, lead India by 54 runs after Sundar, Thakur fightback

Brisbane, Jan 17 (UNI) Australia were 21/0 at stumps after a fighting seventh-wicket partnership between inexperienced Washington Sundar and Shardul Thakur helped India score 336 in their first innings in reply to hosts's 369 on day three of the series-deciding fourth Test, h