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Monday, December 06, 2021


Technique won’t guarantee runs all the time, but will to fight is key: Mayank

December 6, 2021 4:36:12 pm

Agarwal produced a 150-run knock in the first innings and followed that up with a 62-run innings to be adjudged player of the Match.


Watch: Umpire signals wide in unique fashion, video goes viral

December 6, 2021 4:33:04 pm

Former England captain Michael Vaughan has asked the umpire to join the ICC Elite panel.

How an incredible bench strength has fuelled India’s golden era in cricket

December 6, 2021 4:16:10 pm

It’s a testament to the reserves that India can triumph in Australia or win at home against New Zealand without much fuss and without their key players.

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Virat Kohli on Ajinkya Rahane’s form: Only he knows what he is going through

December 6, 2021 3:48:01 pm

The Indian captain answered some tricky questions, including his own form or the lack of it which, he said, couldn't be connected to any repetitive pattern of dismissals.

Picture perfect: Axar, Patel, Ravindra, Jadeja pose as India vs New Zealand series end

December 6, 2021 3:20:36 pm

The quartet stands with their backs facing the camera in such a way that the names on their jerseys read perfect.

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Mumbai Cricket Association lauds Ajaz Patel after his 10-wicket haul in 2nd Test

December 6, 2021 2:06:16 pm

Ajaz Patel bagged 14 of the 17 Indian wickets to fall in the Mumbai Test.

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Indian cricket team donate Rs 35,000 to Wankhede Stadium groundsmen

December 6, 2021 1:51:41 pm

Earlier in Kanpur, India's new head coach Rahul Dravid gave Rs 35,000 to Green Park's groundstaff, led by Shiv Kumar, for preparing a sporting pitch for the first Test against New Zealand.

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ICC Test Rankings: India dethrone New Zealand to reclaim top spot

December 6, 2021 4:17:17 pm

India now has 124 rating points, while New Zealand lost three points and remains with 121 points.

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Mindset is same under new support staff: Virat Kohli

December 6, 2021 1:16:59 pm

Virat Kohli also said the overseas success in England and Australia has made the team richer in experience and they would like to build on that with a maiden Test series win in South Africa in the upcoming away contest.

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Clear communication important while making tough selection decisions: Dravid

December 6, 2021 1:08:46 pm

Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara are under pressure to save their places in the side ahead of the South Africa tour.

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Stats: India hammer New Zealand by 372 runs, register biggest Test win

December 6, 2021 3:35:21 pm

India have taken just about 45 minutes to wrap up the Test by picking up the five remaining wickets. The margin of victory is India's highest ever on home soil.

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Cricket Australia confirm Perth Ashes Test relocation

December 6, 2021 1:13:52 pm

Cricket Australia are expected to announce over the next few days that the fifth test will be switched to another city because of Western Australia's hard line on quarantine.

India vs New Zealand 2nd Test, Day 4 LIVE Score

India vs New Zealand 2nd Test, Day 4 Highlights: IND win by 372 runs

December 6, 2021 10:41:01 am

India vs New Zealand (IND vs NZ) 2nd Test, Day 4 Highlights: India deliver their biggest win by runs

Understanding Ross Taylor’s final slog sweep in India

December 6, 2021 8:44:51 am

With Kane Williamson’s availability for Bangladesh a doubt after the tennis elbow, Taylor could perhaps get a chance to bow out in front of his home crowd.

Neutral venues could get IPL games

December 6, 2021 8:35:43 am

The suggestion was made by a few state associations during the board’s AGM on Saturday, and the associations want the board to request IPL teams to play at least two games each on different venues.

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SA Team Selection: Virat’s ODI captaincy, Ishant’s place in Test, back-up No. 3 up for discussion

December 5, 2021 8:12:53 pm

India are supposed to play three ODIs in South Africa and the biggest question now is whether the country needs two white ball captains which can potentially lead to clash of ideas.

Tough to bounce back after being bowled out for 60-odd: Ravindra

December 5, 2021 7:26:39 pm

The Indian-origin Ravindra once again showed resistance with Henry Nicholls to see off the day with 140/5, even as India stood on the cusp of a series-winning second Test.

This has been my dream year but aim is to improve further: Axar Patel

December 5, 2021 7:14:17 pm

Patel has largely remained under the shadow of another orthodox left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja's for years before he made the year 2021 his own with 36 wickets with his fifth Test ongoing.

Mitchell says he took cue from Mayank to counter Indian spinners

December 5, 2021 6:51:10 pm

Mitchell (60 off 92 balls) shared 73 runs for the fourth wicket with Henry Nicholls (36 batting) to provide much needed resistance in New Zealand's improbable chase of 540.

Mumbai Test: Why NZ did not fold out in the second innings as they had in the first

December 5, 2021 7:54:43 pm

The visitors exhibited more grit and determination they had in the 1st innings on a surface that has lost some bite, but a defeat looks all too imminent, in pursuit of an insurmountable target of 540.

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Ajaz Patel breaks 41-year old record, scripts incredible record against India

December 5, 2021 6:26:34 pm

Ajaz Patel's haul is also the best match bowling figures by a New Zealand bowler in Asia.

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Bangladesh vs Pakistan: Rain limits play on Day 2 of 2nd Test

December 5, 2021 4:24:45 pm

Just 6.2 overs from a possible 98 were possible as Pakistan resumed the day on 161-2 and reached 188-2

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Bizarre: Watch Spidercam forces early Tea on Day 3 of IND vs NZ Test

December 5, 2021 3:42:30 pm

The incident surrounding the spider cam happened when R Ashwin trapped New Zealand skipper Tom Latham.

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Joe Root says ‘clear on how to approach’ as the Ashes launched at Gabba

December 5, 2021 1:10:45 pm

Root said that England will take confidence from India's win over Australia at the Gabba earlier this year.

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Pat Cummins reveals playing XI ahead of the 1st Ashes Test

December 5, 2021 12:27:46 pm

Australia has shown full faith in the trio of pace bowlers who have taken 631 Test wickets altogether.