The IPL Governing Council took the decision after going through the recommendations of the Working Group.
Amit Mishra was recalled after a space of four years after he had a rather unsuccessful series against England in 2011.
Ajinkya Rahane, with the splendid 126, helped India set Sri Lanka a stiff 413-run target.
Stuart Binny did a decent job with the ball but it remains to be seen if he can add value with the bat and end India's search for the all-rounder at No.6 position.
The second Test between India and Sri Lanka is expected to go the distance as it is evenly poised after Day 2.
Ajinkya Rahane has been India’s most consistent batsman in the longer format over the past couple of seasons.
Stuart Binny will join the Indian cricket team before the second Test against Sri Lanka starting Thursday.
More than the technical side of the game, India lost this Test because they were not used to winning.
Both umpires will figure badly in Virat Kohli’s post-match ratings but do India really have a right to complain?
Wriddhiman Saha, coming into bat at 257/4, scored a fighting fifty and pushed the lead to a healthy 192.
Ravichandran Ashwin almost single-handedly, neutralised the advantage that Sri Lanka gained by winning the toss.
Michael Clarke was presented with an opportunity to saunter into golden sunset when Australia won 2015 World Cup. He dragged on, and invited trouble.
Ex-players have IPL contracts, links with firms managing players; BCCI split on making exception for cricketers.
BCCI president Dalmiya has written to the working group to put an extensive and thorough system in place.
After one-off Test against Bangladesh, selectors likely to focus on continuity for Sri Lanka Test series.
The patch-up is supposed to have taken place on the sidelines of the ICC annual conference in Barbados last month.
The CAB wants to address the issue but curator Prabir Mukherjee is stubborn.
Over the past the few years, the CAB has fared miserably in terms of revenue generation.
With big names complaining of fatigue and ‘A’ team players occupied, selectors face Zimbabwe tour dilemma.
As per the ZC schedule, India would be playing three ODIs and two T20 internationals in Harare, starting July 10.
The administrative manager for the series Biswarup Dey is likely to highlight these three issues in his report to BCCI president.
BCCI's decision also puts a question mark over the proposed resumption of bilateral series between India and Pakistan as well.
India’s bowlers, without a leader of the unit, must quickly adapt from the shorter formats to Test mode.
Saha quietly worked on his game, never missed a club match, and has remained patient to finally become India’s No.1 keeper.
BCCI announced Rahul Dravid as the coach of the India 'A' and India U-19 teams on Saturday.
With his career at a crossroads, Cook decided to turn to Gooch once again, and it has helped him regain his form.
Without a trophy for the last five years and with the sponsorship chaos, the Kolkata club had been staring at an uncertain future.
Tendulkar, Ganguly and Laxman to be part of BCCI cricket advisory committee.
In Kolkata, where their horrible run began with a loss in the opener, Mumbai end a miraculous season with their 2nd IPL title
Yuvraj Singh was clearly unimpressed with the youngster's shot selection.
Retired from international cricket, Big Bash and IPL are Michael Hussey's tenuous links to real-time action.
The big-hitting Dhoni has been conspicuous by his absence this season, scoring at a sedate strike-rate of 121.
Hussey’s half century, Dhoni’s composed cameo help CSK chase down a modest but tricky target, make Season 8 finale.
Chennai had an extra day off after Qualifier 1. The pitch is brown, much to Dhoni’s likings. He will try to make the advantage count.
Selectors may give fatigued regulars a rest when they meet to pick the team for the Bangladesh series.
On Thursday, doctors informed Aich and his family that he would never be able to see with his injured eye.
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