newscricket6 hours ago

R Ashwin believes sustaining spot in Indian team harder than entering it

Ravichandran Ashwin has claimed that maintaining a spot in the Indian team in the current scenario is difficult because of the excellent talent available on the fringes. The 30-year old also stated that he is a far better cricketer than he was when India last visited Sri Lanka in 2015.
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newscricket9 hours ago

Gambhir blasts BCCI for not handling Kohli-Kumble saga properly

Gautam Gambhir has criticized the way the BCCI managed the entire Anil Kumble and Virat Kohli saga that ended with Kumble resigning from his post. Gambhir also claimed that the incident resulted in a lot of top coaches staying away from applying for the post of India Team coach.
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newscricketa day ago

Ravichandran Ashwin hails Anil Kumble for the ideas he implemented during his tenure

Ravichandran Ashwin has revealed how overawed he was with Anil Kumble's range of ideas during his tenure as the head coach and praised him for sharing some awesome ideas. The 30-year old also suggested that he bears striking resemblance to the former leg-spinner in terms of preparing for a game.
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newscricket2 days ago

Ravi Shastri : Kohli is a great role model for the youngsters

Team India’s newly appointed head coach Ravi Shastri has praised Indian skipper Virat Kohli and called him a great role model for the youngsters. Shastri, who stepped into the role following Anil Kumble's resignation also said he will chat with the former head coach when they meet.
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newscricket3 days ago

Ravi Shastri : We are not going to take things for granted

Team India’s newly appointed head coach Ravi Shastri has claimed that the team is not going to take Sri Lanka for granted when they visit for the upcoming series. He also showed confidence on the blue brigade and said that the motivation to stay no.1 in Test rankings would be enough for players.
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newscricket4 days ago

Wriddhiman Saha : I never felt that the dressing room atmosphere was tense under Anil Kumble

Wriddhiman Saha has asserted that rumors of dressing room discord under former team India head coach Anil Kumble were unfounded and that the dressing room atmosphere was never tense under him. He also cleared that India will not take Sri Lanka team lightly despite their present situation.
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newscricket4 days ago

Kohli praises unfortunate Vijay, asks others to see this as an opportunity

Virat Kohli has encouraged Shikhar Dhawan and Abhinav Mukund, potential replacements for Murali Vijay in the opening slot, to treat it as an opportunity rather than pressure. The regular Test opener for India is set to miss the three-match Test series against Sri Lanka with a wrist injury.
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newscricket5 days ago

ICC Rankings: Jadeja leads the list, Herath replaces Ashwin in second spot

Indian spinner Ravindra Jadeja maintained the No.1 Test bowler spot in the latest ICC Test rankings which was released on Wednesday. While Ravichandran Ashwin slipped from the second to the third position, Sri Lanka’s experienced bowler Rangana Herath overtook him to second.
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newscricket5 days ago

My goal is to play 2019 World Cup, says Dinesh Karthik

Indian wicket-keeper batsman Dinesh Karthik who shone in phases in the recently concluded West Indies tour is aiming for 2019 WC. He wants to wear the white jersey again and become a part of the Indian Test team and also stated that he would love to play under Virat Kohli’s captaincy.
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newscricket5 days ago

Virat Kohli looks to move on from Anil Kumble controversy

Virat Kohli has asserted that he is looking to move beyond the infamous spat with Anil Kumble while stating that there is no added pressure on him because of the incident. The Indian skipper also called that the previous tour to Sri Lanka in 2015 a "landmark tour" for the Indian cricket team.
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