Rain interrupting a Test match at this time of the year, like the India-Sri Lanka Test, in Kolkata is very rare.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar picked up eight wickets in the opening Test against Sri Lanka - four in each inning - thus highlighting his rising stature.
Virat Kohli has now scored nine international tons in 2017, the most by him in any calendar year.
In an arresting finish to an exciting Test, Virat Kohli and fast bowlers leave Sri Lanka on the ropes, but India run out of time.
Dilruwan Perera looked in the direction of the dressing room before opting to review the decision in the 57th over off Mohammed Shami.
Openers Shikhar Dhawan and KL Rahul added 166 runs for first wicket as batting at Eden becomes significantly easier in second innings.
Lahiru Thirimanne (51), Angelo Mathews (52) added vital runs for third wicket to put visitors on course for lead
Before the India vs Sri Lanka 1st Test, Cheteshwar Pujara had 13 centuries — including three double hundreds — in 51 Tests.
Cheteshwar Pujara’s judgement outside off-stump, patience, cover drives makes his 47* off 102 a mini-masterclass
India reduced to 17/3 in 11.5 overs as pacer Suranga Lakmal makes the most of favourable bowling conditions on rain-curtailed day.
Even if India are whitewashed in this series, they will remain no 1 in the ICC Test rankings.
A bleak weather forecast for the next two days puts a serious question mark over the scheduled start of the 1st Test between India and Sri Lanka.
Ravi Shastri slammed MS Dhoni’s critics, asking them to look back at their own careers before criticising the former India captain.
With KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan and Murali Vijay in the squad, India have options when it comes to the opening slot.
After contributing with the bat and his keeping in India's previous game at Eden Gardens, Wriddhiman Saha returns to his home ground with his reputation hugely enhanced.
The re-laid Eden track offers pace and movement, and the home team, with an eye on the South Africa series in January 2018, will not mind it.
En route to his first ‘international’ century, Sanju Samson showed his strength and exposed Sri Lanka's weakness.
Sri Lanka’s Mr Reliable, Dimuth Karunaratne has urged his team-mates to employ the sweep against India’s spinners.
India have three spinners in the squad and it’s very likely that all three would feature in the playing XI with Hardik Pandya rested.
In Sri Lanka's first full tour since 2009, skipper Dinesh Chandimal hopeful that his side would register their maiden Test win in India
Mohun Bagan and East Bengal let winds of change pass them by and now, Indian football's spiritual home must pay the price
Rishi Dhawan's fine all-round show enabled Himachal Pradesh to stop Bengal from logging home full points in their Group D clash.
With the uncanny ability to read batsmen’s minds, leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal is gaining a reputation.
Ashok Dinda returned with a five-wicket haul and kept Bengal's hopes alive for a bonus-point win against Himachal Pradesh.
Himachal Pradesh were responding well to Bengal's first innings score of 419 but that all changed after Manoj Tiwary brought back Mohammed Shami.
Bengal's Abhishek Raman showed a bit of nerves in the 90s, but hung on and ended up making 176 at the end of the day against Himachal Pradesh.
Rishi Dhawan needs to add more variety to his bowling, Himachal Pradesh director of cricket and head coach Vikram Rathour said.
England side that won the FIFA U-17 World Cup on Saturday encapsulated the inclusivity in the modern British society.
On July 18, 2016, the Supreme Court passed its judgment accepting majority of the Lodha Committee recommendations and asking the BCCI to implement the reforms within four to six months.
Brazil soaked up the pressure from a strong first-half performance by Mali to clinch the third place at FIFA U-17 World Cup on Saturday.
In a thrilling finale, England overcame a two-goal deficit to thrash Spain 5-2 and lift their maiden FIFA U-17 World Cup title.
England and Spain, both of whom have never won the FIFA U-17 World Cup, will face clash for the 2017 title on Saturday
A gameplan switch in the second half saw England roll over Brazil and coach Steve Cooper will hope to see his side replicate their performace in the summit clash against Spain.
Brazil had a greater ball possession – 55 to 45 – they had more attempts – 16 to 14 and more shots on target – 10 to 6.
Masters of jogo bonito stunned as England enter maiden FIFA U-17 World Cup final thanks to Rhian Brewster’s hat-trick in Kolkata.
Kolkata supported England in the group stage, there’s little doubt which team it will root for when the Young Lions take on Brazil in the first semifinal
Photos of the Tianjin Binhai Library's floor-to-ceiling book shelves generated a huge buzz on social media. Unfortunately, though, it seems the photos were all an illusion as the top shelves don't - and can't - have actual books on them.