Cheteshwar Pujara’s judgement outside off-stump, patience, cover drives makes his 47* off 102 a mini-masterclass
It was in the afternoon session that Rishabh Pant and Nitish Rana put the Maharashtra bowlers to sword, launching a well orchestrated display of aggressive batsmanship
On a seaming track in Ongole, 18-year-old Prithvi Shaw scored his fifth century in seven First-Class games
Dharmendrasinh Jadeja took a six-wicket haul to enable Saurashtra bundle out Kerala for a meagre 225 on Day 1.
Cheteshwar Pujara was unbeaten on 47 when the day's play ended at the Eden Gardens on Friday.
India's Future Tours Programme (FTP) spanning 2019-2023 will be discussed as one of the three agendas at the upcoming General Body Meeting in the capital at start of next month
Tim Paine, who last played for Australia in a Test match back in 2010, was picked in the squad for the first two Ashes Tests.
Ankit Sharma and Ankit Dane came together with their solid innings to pull Madhya Pradesh out of trouble after being sent into bat by Tamil Nadu.
Cheteshwar Pujara's average is the third highest in a calendar year in Tests -- the top two being 81.75 in 2012 and 75.36 in 2013
Cheteshwar Pujara narrowed his 'V' and weathered the storm on another rain-hit day at the Eden Gardens on Friday.
Bengal bowlers showed enormous discipline to skittle out Punjab for a paltry 147 before reaching 76/0 on Day 1.
Rishabh Pant, Nitish Rana forged a 168-run partnership as Delhi reached 260/4 against Maharashtra on Day 1 of the fifth round encounter.
Beth Mooney stroked an unbeaten 86 to guide Australia to victory with 4.1 overs to spare, easily chasing down England's 132 on Friday.
Ashish Nehra maintained that the green top at the Eden Gardens will give team India an idea of the challenges that lie ahead,
India fielding coach R Sridhar has said that skipper Virat Kohli would not miss a chance to play for the country as long as he is fit.
India fielding coach R Sridhar feels Mohammed Shami and Bhuvneshwar Kumar will relish the challenge of bowling on the green top at Eden Gardens.
Rain played spoilsport for a second day at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata while Cheteshwar Pujara produced a stellar show of cautious batting.
Ashish Nehra was seen with Indian bowlers Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami and bowling coach Bharat Arun.
Prithvi Shaw has the second most first-class hundreds by an Indian at this age. Only Sachin Tendulkar is ahead of him with 7 centuries.
Matt Renshaw has been experiencing indifferent form in Australian domestic cricket because of which he was dropped from the Ashes squad.
Waqar also made it clear that more stringent anti-corruption measures should be taken by all boards if necessary and no player should be spared if found guilty of corruption.
Mohammad Hafeez was banned for a year from bowling in July 2015 and before that also in December 2014.
BCCI's stance comes in the wake of the new format where the top nine Test-playing countries in the world will face each other in three home and away series over a two-year cycle.
Former Australia cricketers and pundits alike have slammed the bizarre choices made by the selectors for the first two Ashes Tests.
Tim Paine got the nod over the likes of Matthew Wade, Peter Nevill and young Alex Carey.
Mike Hussey reckons Shaun Marsh's experience of 23 Tests and good current form have helped him into Australia's Ashes Test squad.
India and Sri Lanka almost finished the first session before rain forced players off the field.
Tim Paine, 32-years-old, who played the last of his four Tests in October 2010, has replaced out-of-form Mathew Wade ahead of Peter Nevill.
Like a host of young spinners in the country, Mihir too turns to his father for technical help with his bowling
Rishabh Pant has looked tentative in ongoing Ranji Trophy, a pale shadow of his belligerent best during last season
Henry Olonga, the first black cricketer to represent his country, was the face of the first public protest against Robert Mugabe in 2003, when he and Andy Flower sported black armbands.
India reduced to 17/3 in 11.5 overs as pacer Suranga Lakmal makes the most of favourable bowling conditions on rain-curtailed day.
Sourav Ganguly feels Virat Kohli's support for former India captain MS Dhoni is "fantastic".
Nayan Mongia held the record of the highest individual run scorer for Baroda U-19 since 1988. His son Mohit Mongia overtakes him by scoring 260 runs in 267 balls.
Sourav Ganguly feels India, who are struggling at 17/3, will go on to win the first Test against Sri Lanka.
The BCCI has decided to give extension to the three-member national selection committee headed by MSK Prasad till the next Annual General Meeting (AGM).