Ravi Shastri interview: Only the fittest will survive going forward - Times of India

India coach talks to TOI about what makes Kohli & Co a formidable unit in all conditions.

Sudath Chamin

England v West Indies: England foray into Day/Night Test cricket - Times of India

West Indies take on England in the first ever Day/Night Test in the UK at a time when Test cricket is looking for relevance and context because of lop-sided results across the world. England are yet to feature in a Day/Night Test.

Dhanraj Nathwani
"@imVkohli led Indian cricket team is all set to clean sweep SriLankans in the third and final test starting from to… "

‘Yo-Yo’ test failure resulted in Yuvraj Singh being axed for India vs Sri Lanka ODIs

The Indian team regularly undergoes a series of fitness tests with 'Yo-Yo' endurance test being the most important of them.

Sushant S Rajput
"A Big thanks to Indian Film Festival of Melbourne for acknowledging me as the Best Actor for #MSDhoni . I am deepl… "

Zubair Ahmed: Pakistan club cricketer dies after blow to the head - Times of India

Zubair Ahmed, a cricketer from Pakistan, died after being hit on the head while batting in a club match played at Mardan District in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province on Monday. The incidence is a stark reminder of dangers facing cricketers despite the protective gears.

sanjay manjrekar
"Great to hear Virat talk about getting rid of the senior- junior gap in the team. It was the bane of Indian cricket during my time." 17 hrs ago

India pair Ravi Ashwin and Cheteshwar Pujara set to play county cricket

Ravi Ashwin, the Indian spinner, is set to join the Division Two side Worcestershire for the back end of the county season with Cheteshwar Pujara expected to rejoin Nottinghamshire

CMO Madhya Pradesh
"CM @ChouhanShivraj felicitated @M_Raj03, the captain of the Indian Women's cricket team at #IndiaASEAN function hel… "

Lalit Modi bids adieu to cricket administration for now - Times of India

In a three-page document, Modi stated that he has done his part for the betterment of Rajasthan cricket, and now it is BCCI’s turn to honour their part of the promise, request the BCCI to release the funds due to RCA as soon as possible.

Broken Cricket
"On this day in 2002 Mithali Raj became first Indian woman to score double century in Test Cricket..." 10 hrs ago

Live Cricket Score, Sri Lanka vs India, 3rd Test, Pallekele, Day 1

Catch the live updates of Sri Lanka vs India, 3rd Test, Day 1 here

"Jai Jawan @itsSSR : A Game Of Cricket And Sushant Singh Rajput's Date With CRPF Jawans" 05 hrs ago

Suresh Raina salutes Kashmiri Pandit for ‘Bharat mata ki jai’ chants at Srinagar’s Lal Chowk

Kashmiri Pandits have been a controversial part of the Jammu and Kashmir society as they were the original inhabitants of Kashmir Valley and are the only remaining Hindu community native to it.

Broken Cricket
"Only three Indian hit Hat trick Sixes in Test Cricket: Kapil Dev MS Dhoni Hardik Pandya" 05 hrs ago

Rohit intends a "behind the scene" role as India's new ODI deputy

The 30-year-old batsman is wary of Sri Lanka, who beat India "comfortably" in the recently-concluded Champions Trophy

Kuldeep Bishnoi
"Congratulations #TeamIndia on playing excellent cricket and demolishing #SriLankans. Good luck for one days and T20... "

Lovebirds Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma are painting Sri Lanka red : Gossip, News - India Today

Lovers Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma are spending some quality time in Sri Lanka.

"Happy birthday to one of best Captains of Indian Cricket Team, @SGanguly99. May u be blessed with healthy & blissful…" 05 hrs ago

Rohit intends a more "behind the scene" role as India's new ODI deputy

The 30-year-old batsman is wary of Sri Lanka, who beat India "comfortably" in the recently-concluded Champions Trophy

Zee News Sports
"India's pace spearhead #MohammedShami promises more success, hails family-like team atmosphere #SLvsIND… " 56 hrs ago

India vs Sri Lanka Stats: Hardik Pandya’s maiden Test ton sets India records

Hardik Pandya's thundering knock of 108 runs with the Test ton, his maiden, coming in just 83 balls. In the process, not only did he leave Sri Lanka in disarray, he also created numerous records.

Rajdeep Sardesai
"If our politics was like our cricket team:meritocratic,hard working, united,above caste/community biases, India would be a better country!" 53 hrs ago

India prioritise fitness on road to 2019 World Cup |

MSK Prasad revealed that players given opportunities will be monitored for a period of 4-5 months and shortlisted according to performances

Mohandas Menon
"26 runs by Hardik Pandya in an over - no Indian has hit so many in a single over in Test cricket! #SLvInd" 04 hrs ago

BBC Asian Network - Asian Network Reports, Partition at 70: How cricket unites India and Pakistan

Nikesh Rughani looks at why cricket is so important to British Asian identity

Star Sports India
".@imVkohli opens the lid on the recipe for Team India's success! What do you make of the team's camaraderie? https://t…"

Luke Robinson: 13-year-old bowler takes six wickets in an over - Times of India

A 13-year-old schoolboy cricketer in England has taken six wickets in six balls, all of them clean bowled.

"Job well done and captain @imVkohli asks young @imkuldeep18 to lead and walk out. #TeamIndia enforce the follow-on… " 03 hrs ago

Mark Stoneman replaces Keaton Jennings in England squad for Day-Night Test vs West Indies

Joe Root said, "He's (Mark Stoneman) obviously got a huge amount of runs under his belt, this season in particular, and in previous seasons as well. I'm excited to see him hopefully take his opportunity."

"3rd Test - Day 1: India captain @imVkohli has won the toss and elected to bat against #SriLanka at Pallekele #SLvIND #3rdTest #dekkho" 10 hrs ago

In state units, change of the old guard | The Indian Express

‘Freshers’ have taken charge of cricket in almost all state associations, the list of office-bearers sent to the Committee of Administrators (CoA) reveals. The CoA had asked for an updated list to be put up on the respective websites of the state associations by August 8.

"#IndiaAt70: @sachin_rt urges nation to set goal of ‘#SwachhBharat, Swasth Bharat’ on #IndependenceDay #SwachhIndia… "

Selectors put MS Dhoni on notice - Times of India

After Leaving out Yuvraj from ODI squad, Chief Selector MSK Prasad says MSD 'no longer an automatic choice'

Zee News Sports
"Revealed! Why #YuvrajSingh, #SureshRaina failed to make India squad for #SriLanka limited-overs series #SLvsIND… " 10 hrs ago

R Ashwin, Virat Kohli to play county cricket? | The Indian Express

India's two premier spinners R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja are being touted as the two names that county side Worcestershire are interested in and may sign one of the batsmen as well before the end of the first-class season.

Oneindia Kannada
"ಬೆಳಗಾವಿಗೆ ಅಟಪಟ್ಟು ಮಾರ್ಗದರ್ಶಿ, ವೇದಾ ರಾಯಭಾರಿ @KPLKSCA @kplbelagavi @vedakmurthy08 #NammaKPL #MarvanAtapattu https://t.c…" 10 hrs ago

Cricket - India win toss, bat in Pallekele series finale | Reuters

India captain Virat Kohli won the toss and opted to bat in the third and final test against Sri Lanka on Saturday as the tourists bid to complete a series whitewash over the hosts.

Himanshu Chourasia
"RT @Rain_Man25: @religareonline #ValuesThatBindIndia Are - Our Culture, Unity In Diversity, Love For Cricket, Freedom In The Mind,… " 85 hrs ago

India vs Sri Lanka: Another Shikhar Dhawan hundred sets Twitter on fire

India ended first day's play of the third Test match at 329/6 against Sri Lanka at Pallekele. Shikhar Dhawan went on to score his sixth Test ton while KL Rahul scored 85.

Broken Cricket
"26 Runs in Over by Hardik Pandya Most runs scored by an Indian in a over of Test Cricket!" 38 hrs ago

India is 20 years behind in terms of knowledge: Kevin Durant’s shocking revelations after visit to Taj Mahal

Kevin Durant, the NBA Finals MVP, said that India is a country that is 20 years behind in terms of knowledge and experience and added that the population was a bunch of underprivileged people who want to learn how to play basketball.

Parmendra Kumar
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Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul attain career best Test ranking; Ravindra Jadeja loses all-rounder top spot

There was reason to celebrate for the bowlers too with seamers Mohammad Shami (up one place to 19th position) and Umesh Yadav (up one place up to career-best 21st position) also rewarded in the latest ICC rankings.

Living Foodz
"Q7) Which IPL team has Clarke played for? A) Pune Warriors India B) Mumbai Indians #MeetingMichael"

Sreesanth: Sreesanth back on cricket field after four years - Times of India

As the country celebrated its 71st Independence Day on Tuesday, former Indian speedster S Sreesanth took to a cricket field for the first time in four years as he led a team in an exhibition match here.

Dibagrata Dey
"If India Wants To Win 2019 worldCup Then Include @GautamGambhir to Play consistent cricket.As U all knw the results of past 2 Worldcup @bcci" 10 hrs ago

Live Cricket Score, India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test Day 1 at Kandy: Virat Kohli Wins Toss, Will Bat; Kuldeep in XI

Catch all the action and updates from the opening day's action from the third Test in Kandy with our LIVE blog.
"On the eve of India's 44th #IndependenceDay @sachin_rt scored his #MaidenCentury at Old Trafford. The journey of 1… "

LIVE 3rd Test, Day 1: Rahul, Dhawan continue to punish Sri Lanka bowlers post lunch : Cricket, News - India Today

India vs Sri Lanka: India won the first two Tests by comprehensive margins - by 304 runs in Galle and by an innings and 53 runs in Colombo - and will now be looking for a series sweep in Kandy. 11 hrs ago

Cricket - Tharanga pleads for patience ahead of India ODIs | Reuters

A day after Sri Lanka's test captain Dinesh Chandimal apologised for a 3-0 series whitewash against India, limited-overs captain Upul Tharanga has asked fans for patience ahead of their upcoming ODIs and Twenty20 matches.

Broken Cricket
"KL Rahul become first Indian to score seven consecutive 50 scores in Test Cricket history.. 90, 51, 67, 60, 51*, 57, 50*" 10 hrs ago

Lalit Modi says goodbye to cricket administration | The Indian Express

Former Rajasthan Cricket Association President Lalit Modi on Saturday announced that he is bidding adieu from cricket administration. In a letter to BCCI CEO Rahul Johri, Modi stated that he has done his bit in contributing to Indian cricket.

"No, BCCI, cricket in #Olympics won’t mean Indian players will have to compromise on privacy, writes @kaypeem… " 10 hrs ago

Live Cricket Score India vs Sri Lanka 3rd Test Day 1: India take early charge against Sri Lanka

Live Cricket Score India vs Sri Lanka 3rd Test Day 1: Catch the live cricket score of India vs Sri Lanka from the Day 1 of the 3rd Test from Kandy. India aim for whitewash against Sri Lanka. India vs Sri Lanka Live Score 3rd Test Day 1 here.

Froggy ????
"Happy Independence Day to India & Indians " 10 hrs ago

Live Cricket Score, India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Day 1: Virat Kohli Wins Toss, Elects to Bat

India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Day 1, Live cricket score: Having won the first two Test matches of the series, the Virat Kohli-led Indian side would look to complete a 3-0 whitewash when they take on a hapless Sri Lankan side in the third and final Test match starting Saturday. © 2017