India Become No.1 team across all formats with five-wicket win over Australia in first ODI

Mohammed Shami’s crafty bowling performance was beautifully complemented by grace and poise Shubman Gill as India defeated Australia by five wickets in the opening ODI of the three-match series in Mohali on Friday. The win helped India move to the top of the ICC Men’s ODI rankings, replacing Pakistan. India is now the number one … Read more

Anand Mahindra terms Virat Kohli’s last-ball six vs Pakistan ‘Surgical Strike’, calls him ‘Doctor’

The India vs Pakistan Asia Cup 2023 clash featured many memorable performances from Rohit Sharma-led page. However, three players stood out – Virat Kohli, KL Rahul and Kuldeep Yadav. While Kohli and Rahul hit centuries, Kuldeep picked a five-wicket haul in the Super 4 match that ended on the reserve day due to rain. Both … Read more

‘On another level’: Former Pakistan captain’s high praise for India star

Asia Cup: Salman Butt said Jasprit Bumrah has “looked at another level”.© AFP Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt feel that the Indian cricket team has ticked all the boxes for Rohit Sharma-led side qualified for the Asia Cup 2023 final. With two wins in two days, against Pakistan and Sri Lanka, Butt feels India have … Read more

Asia Cup: Did Sri Lanka expose key weakness in Virat Kohli’s game? Statistics show a worrying pattern

Virat Kohli during the match between India and Sri Lanka in Asia Cup 2023© AFP Virat Kohli was unable to score big during India’s Asia Cup 2023 Super 4 match against Sri Lanka on Tuesday and his dismissal once again revealed a worrying trend when it comes to the star date facing left-arm orthodox spinners. … Read more

Former cricketer Mohammad Kaif addresses India’s concerns in the middle order

File photo of Mohammad Kaif© AFP Former India cricketer Mohammad Kaif gave his take on the ongoing rivalry between KL Rahul and Ishan Kishan as the Men in Blue continue their preparations for next month’s ODI World Cup. Kishan has enjoyed fine form in the blue jersey, will now compete with KL Rahul who recently … Read more

Virat Kohli plays with puppy during Asia Cup 2023 practice – video wins hearts

Virat Kohli playing with a puppy© X (formerly known as Twitter) The Indian cricket team is gearing up for the Super 4 stage of the Asia Cup 2023 with their first match against Pakistan on Sunday. The group stage between the two traditional rivals was abandoned due to rain, but the Rohit Sharmaled side booked … Read more

Asia Cup 2023 Stand-by Player Sanju Samson Quits Team India Squad: Report

In what comes as the latest update from Sri Lanka, Indian batsman Sanju Samson has left the Team India squad amid the ongoing Asia Cup Super Four stage, according to sources. Samson was a traveling reserve player in India’s 17-man squad for the Asia Cup 2023. KL Rahul, who had missed the first two matches … Read more

KL Rahul and Ishan Kishan in same XI at WC? India Great Explores Opportunity

Former India opener Krishnamachari Srikkanth has explored the possibility of playing both KL Rahul and Ishan Kishan in the same XI for the WC. Kishan has pressed his case for selection after playing a valiant knock against Pakistan in the Asia Cup match last week. With India struggling at one stage, Kishan scored 82 while … Read more