featurecricket2 days ago

India vs Windies | Takeaways: Khaleel Ahmed to Kohli’s rescue and Rohit-Kohli fluidity

Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma blew the Windies to smithereens to orchestrate one of the finest victories possible and helped India go 1-0 up in the series. While the game was completely lopsided, Kohli was saved by Khaleel Ahmed in the second powerplay, but his and Rohit’s fluidity played a big role.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket2 days ago

Satire | Rift between BCCI and CoA as Australia deny India practice games before tour

It was absolute bedlam inside the BCCI office as soon as Cricket Australia mailed their refusal of letting India play any sort of practice games Down Under. The body called out for an immediate meeting with top officials and the team management with Mr. Dubey given the most difficult job.
Subhayan Dutta
featurecricket8 days ago

India vs Windies | Winners and Losers ft. Umesh Yadav, KL Rahul and Ajinkya Rahane

India secured a 2-0 series victory against the Windies and will go to Australia for the long summer with sky-rocketing confidence. Though the series was a smooth one for the likes of Umesh Yadav and Ajinkya Rahane, it also proved to be disastrous for others. More on our W&L feat of the series.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket8 days ago

India vs Windies | Records and numbers from India’s authoritative 10-wicket win over Windies

India secured their first ever 10-wicket victory over Windies to cap off the Test series in some style. While Prithvi Shaw stole the show in the entire series, the second Test was an opportunity for the Indian team to break many records and restamp their authority after the England series loss.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricket9 days ago

India vs Windies | Takeaways: Jason Holder’s strong presence and Ravindra Jadeja’s relentlessness

India secured a 10-wicket victory against the Windies to secure a 2-0 series win to extend their unbeaten run against the Windies to 21 matches. On a day when Windies squandered the advantage to India, Jason Holder’s strong talismanic presence made sure that Windies have a statesman in the team.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket10 days ago

India vs Windies | Takeaways: Kohli-Shaw parallel and Shannon Gabriel inroads

India ended the day with 308/4 after a strong 146-run partnership between Ajinkya Rahane and Rishabh Pant. On a day, when Windies threatened to take the game away from India, Virat Kohli and Prithvi Shaw posted a contrasting stamp of impressions that somehow mirrored future Team India.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket11 days ago

India vs Windies | Takeaways : Kuldeep Yadav’s journey to the unknown and Roston Chase’s amazing control

Roston Chase and Jason Holder injected much-needed impetus to the one-sided series and took Windies to a total of 295/7 at the end of the Day 1 of the second Test. While India started their Australia preparation by giving more overs to Kuldeep Yadav, Roston Chase impressed everyone with his control.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket13 days ago

BCCI and the unnecessary tussle against fair play

Such has been the regularity of the BCCI and Supreme Court tussle and the never-ending cycle that has come with it, it must have made any cricket fan bored of the circus. So it did to me and it came to a point that it became a mere formality to check the proceedings to satiate the newsroom custom.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket17 days ago

India vs Windies | Takeaways: Ashwin’s seam position lesson and Pant’s wicket-keeping conundrum

India secured a convincing victory by a margin of an innings and 272 runs to take a 1-0 lead in the series. While there have been so many positives for India, our takeaways bring what India missed out in the Test match and how Rishabh Pant needs to work on his balance a lot more as a wicket-keeper.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket18 days ago

India vs Windies | Takeaways: Devendra Bishoo’s uninspiring display and Ravindra Jadeja’s moment to savour

India dominated the second consecutive day in the Test and secured a 555-run lead in the first innings after reducing the Windies to 94/6. In the game, Devendra Bishoo tried too hard to be as old-fashioned with the ball as possible, but the lack of bounce resulted in he was being completely negated.
Bastab K Parida