Australia will not be having the services of Steve Smith and David Warner, who are serving a one-year ban for ball-tampering during Australia’s previous visit to South Africa.
With Australia Test series and World Cup in mind, Indian team’s decision-makers decide to wrap stars in cotton wool.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar made an impressive comeback in competitive cricket with a three-wicket haul for India A.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who suffered a lower back injury during the third ODI against England at Headingley on July 17, has been declared fit to feature for India A squad
India pacers lacked the sting as England made merry in the first two sessions of the opening day of the first Test at Edgbaston.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s debut at Lord’s saw him becoming the 12th Indian bowler to take five or more wickets in a Test innings at the iconic cricket ground.
Former England pacer Darren Gough feels India have enough firepower in their pace attack to cover for the absence of Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah in the first Test
However, Sachin Tendulkar was quick to remind that the absence of Bhuvneshwar and Bumrah in the first Test will not affect the morale of the side and especially skipper Virat Kohli.
Aggravation of Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s back injury during the third ODI against England has raised questions on the role of Indian team physio Patrick Farhart and trainer Shankar Basu in handling of the situation.
India Test Squad for England 2018, India vs England Test Series 2018: Rishabh Pant has been handed a maiden Test call. India are scheduled to play England in a five-match Test series.
KL Rahul believes that the T20 format is tipped firmly in batsman’s favour that anything a bowler can do to try and gain a slight advantage should be permitted.
Sunrisers Hyderabad captain Kane Williamson hoped that pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar would be fit for their next IPL game against Delhi Daredevils on May 5.
Sunrisers Hyderabad have defended low totals in IPL 2018 and Irfan Pathan said that their bowling attack in the best.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar has a high cricketing IQ. He mastered the knuckleball in just two months, which’s incredible.
Sunrisers Hyderabad began their IPL campaign with three wins on the trot before they were stopped on their tracks by West Indian swashbuckler Chris Gayle.