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Ganga: Kohli grooming India's next generation for world domination


Holder wants 'emphasis on franchise level and first-class cricket'

Solutions to gap between domestic and international cricket won't come need collective effort, says West Indies captain

Captaincy is just a 'c' in front of your name - Virat Kohli

Kohli's reactions after becoming the most successful India Test captain in Kingston

West Indies v India

2nd Test, Kingston

Kohli breaks Dhoni's record


Bumrah 'the most complete bowler in the world' - Kohli

"He has absolute control of what he is doing. So when he steps out on the field, he knows how much he can contribute for the team"

Krishnaswamy: Hetmyer's series of missed opportunities

In four innings, the batsman fell playing away from his body, losing his wicket when the team needed the batsmen to resist

West Indies v India

2nd Test, Kingston

Krishnaswamy: The marvel that is Jasprit Bumrah

The fast bowler seems to add a new layer to his bowling with every match

Ishant Sharma's fifty a late reward for grit

Holding fort as a tail-ender isn't a new thing for Ishant, who had to wait 125 innings to finally raise his bat

Vihari banks on calm self-awareness for maiden Test ton

The century was built around an understanding of how to turn his knowledge into runs

West Indies v India

2nd Test, Kingston

'Blind leading the blind' - how Jamaica lost its love for Test cricket

Five players from the island were in the World Cup squad, but only one - John Campbell - is in the squad for the Tests against India

Stats - West Indies' run drought at the top

Runs haven't been easy to come for the West Indies top order in the last few years, but there has been an unprecedented choke since 2018

West Indies v India

1st Test, North Sound

Bumrah's game sense is his most striking feature - Andy Roberts

Curtly Ambrose, meanwhile, has likened Bumrah to his old mate Courtney Walsh for his ability to adjust his lengths according to conditions

West Indies v India

1st Test, North Sound

Managing bowlers' workload 'most important' - Kohli

The India captain speaks of the importance of having his bowlers making maximum impact in the Test championship

Batsmen need to 'look at themselves in the mirror' - Holder

Jasprit Bumrah bowled some 'magic balls', but West Indies need to find solutions, says the West Indies captain

West Indies v India

3rd ODI, Port-of-Spain

Ganga: Iyer's batting is getting people to take notice of him


Gayle signs off (not) in vintage Gayle fashion

A specially made jersey, a guard of honour from the opposition, and then an announcement of his availability "until further notice"

Iyer was brave under pressure - Kohli

Young Mumbai batsman, who shared important partnerships with Kohli, reminds India captain of his early days

India in West Indies 2019

Batting Methods

'Same old West Indies' and their same old mistakes

The second ODI between West Indies and India went quickly from being a contest to the familiar sight of the team from the Caribbean imploding

'Tired' Virat Kohli pushes himself to match-winning ton

The India captain said he felt a bit exhausted during his Port of Spain century, but was determined to kick on because India needed a top-order contribution

West Indies v India

2nd ODI, Port of Spain

Bhuvneshwar's four, Kohli's ton give India 1-0 lead

Lewis, Pooran flickered briefly for West Indies, but a flurry of wickets in the middle overs derailed the hosts

Kohli prompts, crowd sings - when Gayle eclipsed Lara

Moments that marked Chris Gayle's 300th ODI appearance and his record for most runs by a West Indian in the 50-over game

India tour of the Caribbean

New kid on the block

Rahkeem Cornwall makes it to West Indies Test squad

The offspinning allrounder made his first-class debut in 2014 and was the highest wicket-taker in the latest season of the regional four-day tournament

West Indies v India

1st ODI, Guyana

Swingin’ in the rain - why cricket can’t be baseball

You really go off for bad light when you've got floodlights? Also, can you re-evaluate your safety rules at the slightest hint of a drizzle? Probably not.

Wet conditions force washout after 13 overs

Gayle played his slowest-ever ODI innings (minimum 25 balls) in the match, while Kuldeep was the lone wicket-taker

West Indies v India

3rd T20I, Guyana

Kohli pleased with Pant's finishing job

India captain says the young batsman has a lot to gain from the confidence generated by finishing matches himself

Kohli puts Deepak Chahar's new-ball skills on par with Bhuvneshwar's

Set up by an incisive opening over from senior colleague Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Deepak Chahar swung his way to match-winning figures

Report: Deepak Chahar, Pant sparkle as India complete sweep

Despite a half-century from Kieron Pollard, West Indies only managed a total of 146

WI v India

2nd T20I, Lauderhill

When Krunal's childhood friend watched Kohli in his backyard

Nisarg Chokshi was at the Central Broward Regional Park in Lauderhill for the first T20I, a venue where he has played various domestic tournaments

'We had sufficient wickets in hand' - Rovman Powell

He feels West Indies probably would have won or come very close had the game lasted the full duration

West Indies v India

1st T20I, Lauderhill

Muthu: Navdeep Saini belongs to this stage

The 26-year old picked up three wickets on debut, his captain's praise and a smile that just wouldn't stop as he was named Man of the Match

Debutant Saini stands out in India's scrappy victory

The fast bowler took three wickets to keep West Indies to a below par score, but it was still a struggle for India to get there

West Indies v India

1st T20I, Lauderhill

Meet Deepak and Rahul Chahar - India's bowling brothers in arms

Deepak and Rahul Chahar, on the verge of playing together for the country, talks about coming up in the game together


Kohli clarifies

India tour of the Caribbean

India won't 'jump the gun' with Rahane, says Kohli

Rahane's lean patch over the last two years could've happened to anyone, says Indian captain as he backs his deputy

Kohli quashes reports of rifts with Rohit

The captain says the team wouldn't have given the kind of performances it has if there were problems in the dressing room


'Will be very happy if Shastri continues as coach' - Kohli

A new CAC comprising Kapil Dev, Anshuman Gaekwad and Shanta Rangaswamy is expected to announce the next coach by mid-August

India across formats

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'Had been practising for it' - Pant on batting at No.4

The wicketkeeper-batsman said he was not going to let the weight of being MS Dhoni's successor be a burden, and would continue to be himself

Squad Announcement

India in West Indies 2019

A legendary player like Dhoni knows when to retire - MSK Prasad

India's chief selector on the inclusion of Rishabh Pant, Rayudu's 3D tweet and more

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No bias or favouritism in Rayudu's WC exclusion - Prasad

India's chief selector also explains that Rishabh Pant and Mayank Agarwal were picked as World Cup replacements on team management's requests

Dhoni opts out, Bumrah only for WI Tests, Hardik rested

The uncapped pair of Navdeep Saini and Rahul Chahar have found places in the white-ball squads

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