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New Zealand seek comeback to halt India's push for series win

With a freshly-laid pitch and the forecast of dark clouds, the visitors could feel a lot at home in the second Test at Eden Gardens

"#TeamIndia skipper @imVkohli sharing a laugh with @GautamGambhir & @Wriddhipops during the training session - @Paytm Test Cricket…"
""I don't think there is anything called 'Form'. It is just how you are feeling on a particular day"- #TeamIndia skipper @imVkohli…"

Virat Kohli, Gautam Gambhir forget ugly fights, share a joke at training : Cricket, News - India Today

Gautam Gambhir and Virat Kohli have not always had the best relationship. The two will be in the same dressing-room as India take on New Zealand in the second Test in Kolkata.

Gautam Gambhir
"Nothing beats playing again for d country. Test cricket, whites, red ball and India cap again. Thanks @BCCI, thanks 2 all for d prayers." 35 Minutes Ago

WATCH: Gautam Gambhir back in training, shares laugh with Virat Kohli at Eden Gardens

BCCI posted a video in which Gautam Gambhir can seen sharing a laugh with Virat Kohli and Wriddhiman Saha.

Suvie Ritu Chandra
"And India gets HARD on Pakistan. Ruthless retaliation is needed. Thanks to Indian army. Now stop cricket. Quit Pak totally. #ModiPunishesPak" 1 Hour ago

Australia's rookie pacers face stern SA test - Yahoo Cricket India

'Australia's rookie pacers face stern SA test' on Yahoo Cricket India. The teams face-off in a five-match ODI series from Friday

Mori Jasvant
"#TeamIndia skipper @imVkohli sharing a laugh with @GautamGambhir during the training session - Test Cricket #INDvNZ https:…" 1 Hour ago

Ind vs NZ, 2nd Test: India eye series win, regain top spot in Test rankings

India will not only look to wrap up the three-Test series against New Zealand but also try to regain the top spot in the ICC Test team rankings when the two sides renew their acquaintance at the Eden Gardens here on Friday.

Shoaib Naveed
"Now Pak and India are going to fight over definition of what constitutes a strike. Nothing new...been going on in cricket for ages" 03 hrs ago

Lodha’s Report: Statements by Anurag Thakur, Markandey Katju constitute contempt

Timeline of the events that transpired after July 18 suggested that an uncooperative BCCI tried their best to delay the process.

BuzzFeed India
"11 Savage Tweets By Indians About The @msdhoni Biopic Not Being Released In Pakistan" 47 Minutes Ago

Virat Kohli's India look to Wrap Series At Eden, Regain No.1 Spot - News18

India have been impregnable over the last few years and a win in the series' second Test will once again catapult them to the top of the heap, besides clinching the three-Test series. India now lead 1-0 after a 197 run victory in the first Test at Kanpur.

"Pak distributors think if Dhoni's biopic is released in Pakistan then their citizens will come to know that India won 2007 T20 WC & 2011 WC." 31 Minutes Ago

South Africa vs Australia: Big test awaits Australia’s rookie pacers

Australia will be without an entire battery of top-class pace bowlers when they take on South Africa in the first ODI.

India Today
"Good news for Indian cricket: @imVkohli and @GautamGambhir bury the hatchet?" 03 hrs ago

James Anderson misses Bangladesh tour and is a major doubt for November's trip to India - Mirror Online

The 34-year-old has been out of action since the fourth test against Pakistan in August as his shoulder problem continues

"RT @RIAZtheboss: With my 1 & only Legendary #Thalaivar #PadmaVibushan @superstarrajini & #Indian #Captain @msdhoni Precious picture https:…"

Ahead of Dhoni biopic, meet Sushila Chanu, Indian women’s hockey captain

Not the one who played cricket, got famous, and has a biopic about how being a TC was his nadir. For Sushila Chanu, Indian women’s hockey captain, her job as a ticket collector is the only thing paying the bills.

Zee News Sports
".@TheRealPCB seek @ICC intervention after losing $100 million following India's refusal for #bilateralseries https://t.…" 05 hrs ago

India vs New Zealand: Reverse gear by selectors | The Indian Express

Selectors seen to have missed a trick by picking Gautam Gambhir while ignoring the claims of Manish Pandey, Mayank Agarwal, Abhinav Mukund.

Rehman Azhar
"All the jingoistic journos & war mongers should know there is difference between India Pak cricket match and India Pak War." 05 hrs ago

Lodha Panel Report: Board loses Control of Cricket in India

On a day the Supreme Court came down on the BCCI for violations of Lodha Committee recommendations, officials say a few resignations are on the cards.

Chirayu Gupta
"Congratulations to every Indian.. Celebrate it like we celebrate wins of our cricket team! #JaiHindKiSena Hats off @adgpi " 18 hrs ago

Mumbai Cricket Association decides to keep writ petition against BCCI ‘pending’

If Lodha recommendations are implemented, Sharad Pawar will have to relinquish his post as he's above 70 years of age.

Mikkhail Vaswani
"Well done #India . Always one up over #Pakistan . Be it #cricket or #War. #SurgicalStrike carried out with precision. #JaiHind"

Cricket Association of Bengal: Cricket Association of Bengal lines up carnival and fan zone to lure Test crowd - Times of India

A carnival zone, complete with games and goodies, a fan zone where cricketers will meet and greet their fans, a hair styling zone and talk shows with former cricketers: Welcome to the sideshow at the second Test match between India and New Zealand at Eden Gardens.

India TV
"#INDvsNZ, 2nd Test: India eye series win, regain top spot in Test rankings #IndiaTV"

Kolkata Test: India v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Kolkata: Five famous India wins at Eden Gardens - Times of India

Ahead of the second India v New Zealand Test in Kolkata starting Friday, here’s a look at five of Indian cricket’s wins at Eden Gardens.Kolkata’s iconic Eden Gardens hosts the second India v New Zealand Test from September 30 to October 4.

rajesh mudgal
"I am feeling more happy then WINNING WORLD CUP....ARMY given us much joy then cricket/Bollywood...thank you INDIAN ARMY #SurgicalStrike" 17 hrs ago

Pakistan Cricket Board to retain Azhar Mahmood as bowling coach

PCB official said Azhar Mahmood, in all probability, would join the team in the UAE for Pakistan's 'home' series against the West Indies.

"BCCI: No Cricket with Pak Indians: BCCI Zindabad Pakistan: No Indian Films in Pak Indian: Jealous Pakistan, is cheez ma siayst kon krta ha?" 05 hrs ago

India vs New Zealand: Anil Kumble contradicts Virat Kohli on Cheteshwar Pujara

In Kanpur, Cheteshwar Pujara had scored 62 and 78 in India’s 197-run victory with strike-rates of 56.88 and 51.31 respectively.

riaz k ahmed
"RT @v4umedia1: Our @RIAZtheboss with Respected #Thalaivar @superstarrajini & #Indian Cricket team Cool captain @msdhoni !! #Unique https://…"

Kolkata Test: India v NZ, 2nd Test, Kolkata: Rampant India eye series win in 250th home Test - Times of India

Eden Gardens will be hosting India's second Test against New Zealand on Friday, which also happens to be the home team's 250th match on home soil.

Bharat Army
"#ThankYou @msdhoni for one of the best moments of every Indian persons lives! #Proud2BIndian #MSDhoniTheUntoldStory #Goo…"
Crown It
"Watch the untold story of the Indian skipper @msdhoni on big screen. Grab #Inox movie vouchers at an exciting cashback off…" 12 hrs ago

Board loses Control of Cricket in India | The Indian Express

On a day the Supreme Court came down on the BCCI for violations of Lodha Committee recommendations, officials say a few resignations are on the cards.

vikram sathaye
"Battle of the Thakur's ! Hope it settles down in the interest of Indian cricket ! #BccivsSC" 08 hrs ago

Told by Supreme Court to fall in line, BCCI set to follow directives

The CJI gave BCCI time till October 6 to furnish explanations regarding their alleged non-compliance with the Lodha panel recommendations.

Mahesh S Koneru
"#DhoniUntoldStory - Telugu version is all set for a big release on 30th Sept .. don't miss the biopic of India's Best Cricket…"

Kohli: India v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Kolkata: Kohli determined to bounce back from Kanpur failure - Times of India

Virat Kohli, who boasts an enviable record overseas, has not been able to replicate that success on home soil, especially in the game's longest format. The skipper seems determined to set the record right.

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BCCI’s road to disaster: Timeline of war between Lodha Panel and Indian board

The Supreme Court said on Wednesday it will not allow the BCCI to defy orders, reacting to a status report submitted by the RM Lodha Committee that sought the ouster of the Indian cricket board’s top brass, including president Anurag Thakur.

Star Sports India
"Is @ashwinravi99 the most indispensable player in the current Indian team? @imVkohli surely feels so. #INDvNZ https://…" 14 hrs ago

Gagan Khoda, Jatin Paranjpe likely to be removed by BCCI

The Lodha Panel has recommended to dissolve the current BCCI regime and wants all decisions taken by BCCI to be superseded.

PCRA India
""Save fuel, Save money, Stay healthy, Play hard!" The captain is doing his bit. Are you with him? @imVkohli #WorldHeartDay #…" 22 hrs ago

Cheteshwar Pujara very important cog in India’s scheme of things: Anil Kumble

Cheteshwar Pujara scored 62 and 78 against New Zealand, sharing two century-plus partnerships with Murali Vijay.

Prime Focus India
"Show us how good you are at @msdhoni's legendary Helicopter shot. Send us a boomerang video of your version now! #MSDh…" 23 hrs ago

Supreme Court slams BCCI over Lodha report: Better fall in line, or we will make you fall in line

The CJI gave BCCI time till October 6 to furnish explanations regarding their alleged non-compliance with the Lodha panel recommendations.

Fear & Limit Less
"RT @_Hinduism_: Mumbai,a Paki wrestler challenged all Indians with abusive lang.C wht Sandhya Phadke of Durga Vahini Mahila Wing RSS https:…" 15 hrs ago

India on Dhoni - YouTube

India is a country where cricket is religion our cricketers are idolized like Gods. What makes it even more incredible is when we have someone coming from a ...

"@sachin_rt We thank you for leading this important movement & take this opportunity to invite every Indian to join you and @TeamSwachh!"

Ganguly: 'I did what I felt right for Indian cricket' - Sportstarlive

"I feel everything has its challenges. It is just that you learn things with time and learn to do them properly," says CAB president Sourav Ganguly, describing his philosophy that underpins his new role as a administrator.

"The biggest movement @Sachin_rt has led so far, and he is inviting every Indian to join his team, in support of @swachhbha…" 23 hrs ago

India vs New Zealand: Nothing beats playing for the country, says Gautam Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir has returned to India's Test set-up after two years for the remaining home Tests against New Zealand.

"Hard work does pay off! He is back in the Indian Cricket Team for the #INDVSNZ Test series, @IJPLT20 Best wishes to @GautamGam…" © 2016