After R Ashwin took his second fifer of the series to bowl Windies for 196, KL Rahul remained unbeaten on 75 to put India in strong position on Day 1.
Marlon Samuels, who played an instrumental role in his side winning the ICC World T20, is identified for his Jamaican swag and mild-mannered.
Jason Holder’s bizarre decision to bat first on a moist and grassy track backfires on hosts as India seize early momentum in second Test.
BCCI will also discuss the two match T20 series between India and West Indies proposed to be held in Florida, USA.
Sourav Ganguly, CAB's president came up with the announcement on Saturday and also added that the bell should be in place by September.
Ross Taylor brought up his 14th test century from 191 balls, his first score over 50 in eight test innings since his 290 against Australia.
While Iyer won the S V Rajadyaksha trophy, medium pacer Thakur bagged the Shavak Paghdiwalla trophy.
India ended Day 1 at 126/1 with KL Rahul scoring 75 after bowlers wreaked havoc to bowl out West Indies for 196.
The Indian team is touring Caribbean islands for a 4-match Test series and are already 1-0 up in the series.
In a landmark judgment on July 18, the apex court gave BCCI six months time to implement the recommendations.
Kusal Mendis' 176 runs is the highest individual Test score at this very ground of Pallekele.
Alastair Cook's men rebounded in style from their 75-run defeat at Lord's by handing Pakistan a 330-run drubbing in the second Test.
Riding on Kusal Mendis' ferocious knock of 176 runs, the hosts outplayed the number one Test side by 106 runs.
Sri Lanka go 1-0 up against Australia in the 3-match Test series at home after Rangana Herath came up with a five-wicket haul in 2nd innings.
The PCB has been forced to hold its home series in UAE since 2009 after militants attacked the Sri Lankan team in Lahore.
Second seed Angelique Kerber had a much easier day, taking only an hour to beat unseeded Russian Kasatkina.
Sri lanka beat Australia in the first Test match by 106 runs to go 1-0 up in the four-match Test series.
West Indies' skipper Jason Holder has called for his team to improve their game and execute their plans.
Virat Kohli has shown confidence in his five bowler strategy and will be hoping that pacers will exploit the conditions in Kingston.
Murali Vijay has been rule out of the second Test to be played at Sabina Park due to injury.
Once the stomping ground of legends, Sabina Park can be a source of inspiration for a West Indies team in freefall.
Marlon Samuels said that his team will look to iron out their flaws in the second match at the Sabina Park against India.
Warwickshire, county club will stage one of their Second XI to play a Day/Night match on August 22-24.
Tom Latham reached his fourth Test century soon after Tea before being caught by stand-in wicketkeeper Brian Chairi.
Sri Lankan bowlers have pushed Australia back after the batsmen put a solid 353 on the board with the visitors chasing 268 for a win.
Virat Kohli was joined by Anil Kumble, Rohit Sharma and Jason Holder, who all posted videos on twitter as a special gift for Garfield Sobers.
Virat Kohli responded through a motivational video advising the budding cricketer to work hard and follow his dreams.
Alzarri Joseph's addition brings the West Indies squad to 14 players, with nobody being dropped after the first test.
Chesteshwar Pujara was dismissed for just 16 during India's only innings in the first Test against West Indies at Antigua.
Steve O'Keefe hobbled off the field in his 17th over of the second innings after hurting his right hamstring.
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If Alzarri makes the cut, and if he makes it big, he would be keeping a grant Caribbean legacy alive.
New Zealand bowled Zimbabwe out for 164, with more than half the runs coming in an 85-run 9th wicket stand, before closing the day on 32/0.
By the time he walked off, Mendis was unbeaten on 169 after a 243-ball masterclass and Sri Lanka 196 runs ahead.
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has said Ben Stokes will be assessed next week.
Ishant Sharma complimented the fitness of the bowlers who were ready to charge in after 90 overs in the first innings.