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India was not short of gritty performers in this grand home season which saw them beat New Zealand, England, Bangladesh and Australia.
New Delhi, March 28 (Cricketnmore) Interpol has given a major reprieve to graft tainted former Indian Premier League (IPL) Chairman Lalit Modi denying a Red Notice against him.
March 28, Dambulla (CRICKETNMORE): Sri Lanka have won the toss and opted to bat first at Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium here. Check out the Live Score here ► Dharamsala Test: India beat Australia to reclaim the Border-Gavaskar Trophy
The ECB's chief executive said the proposed new competition can be the "most globally relevant, fresh and dynamic in world cricket".
Hamilton, New Zealand, March 28, 2017 (AFP) - Kane Williamson's mammoth knock came to an end at 176 but not before he had cemented New Zealand's strong position on day four of the deciding Test against South Africa in Hamilton on Tuesday.
Dubai [UAE], Mar.28 (ANI): India's off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin on Tuesday received Garfield Sobers Trophy for being named the ICC Cricketer of the Year as well as the ICC Test Cricketer of the Year. After receiving the award the award from former India captain and ICC Cricket Hall of Famers Kapil Dev and Sunil Gavaskar respectively, Ashwin said,"It has been a great honour to be named by the ICC for two top awards and it is dreamlike to actually receive them here." "What has been greatly satisfying for me is that I have helped the team do well during this period. Ashwin also claimed 27 wickets in 19 T20Is.
Dharamsala [India], Mar.28 (ANI): Opener KL Rahul struck his sixth half-century of the series while skipper Ajinkya Rahane played some phenomenal strokes as India hammered Australia by eight wickets in fourth and the final Test to reclaim Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2-1 at the Himachal Pradesh Association Stadium (HPCA) here on Tuesday. Resuming at yesterday's score of 19-0, Rahul smashed nine boundaries in his 51-run knock besides stitching a 60-run stand with Rahane (38 off 27 balls) to help India reach the 106-run target on Day Four in less than a session. Meanwhile, Rahane, who was leading the side in the absence of injured skipper Virat Kohli, came out and calmed the nerves in the dressing room by hitting Pat Cummins for two back to back boundaries.
Much of the credit for India's performances at home this season goes to the bowlers. We take a look at five of the best bowling performances
Hamilton, New Zealand, March 28, 2017 (AFP) - Scoreboard at end of the New Zealand first innings on day four of the third and final Test between New Zealand and South Africa at Seddon Park in Hamilton on Tuesday.
Former Australian cricketer Brad Hodge seems to have raised Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan’s hackles after the has-been batsman questioned Indian captain Virat Kohli’s integrity when he did not play the 4th Test at Dharamsala owing to a shoulder injury. Among one of the fiercest supporters of the Indian cricket team, Big B decided to give it back to the Australian through one of his witty tweets. “T 2477 – Brad Hodge says ‘Virat skipped 4th to play IPL’ .. RUBBISH ! he did it to tell you that his team can wallop you even without him,” tweeted Bachchan.
March 28 (CRICKETNMORE) - One of the most popular team in IPL, Kings XI Punjab is yet to win the title. The team under a new captain - Glenn Maxwell is ready to for some surprizes in this edition of IPL. Lets check out some of the most interesting trivia about the team:
After a fiercely-contested series marked by ‘brain fades’ and chin music and below-the-belt barbs, here is what the principal players had to say once the dust had settled and India had emerged 2-1 victors of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy. Ravindra Jadeja (Man of the Series): “Very good to be the No. 1 Test bowler. When I batted, I was thinking to take my time and then Matthew Wade chirped from behind.
Hamilton, New Zealand, March 28, 2017 (AFP) - South Africa paid homage to a "fabulous" Kane Williamson on Tuesday after the New Zealand captain's 176 left the Proteas on the ropes with a day to play in the deciding final Test in Hamilton.
New Delhi [India], Mar.28 (ANI): Former Australian pacer Mitchell Johnson has indirectly launched a verbal volley against injured skipper Virat Kohli, saying that batsman Ajinkya Rahane should continue as the Indian captain. Johnson's comments came after stand-in skipper Rahane led the side to an eight-wicket win against Australia in the final Test in Dharamsala and eventually to the four-match series win 2-1. Rahane was asked to lead the side after Kohli was ruled out of the fourth and the final Test due to a shoulder injury, which he sustained while putting in a dive on the first day of the drawn third Test in Ranchi.
Dharamsala, India, March 28, 2017 (AFP) - Indian skipper Virat Kohli said he no longer considered Australian cricketers as friends after winning a tense Test series marked by bad blood in Dharamsala on Tuesday.
India underlined their status as the world's number one side as they demolished Australia by eight wickets to clinch a bitterly fought series 2-1 on day four of the fourth Test Tuesday.
Hamilton, New Zealand, March 28, 2017 (AFP) - Colin de Grandhomme fired with bat and ball to back up Kane Williamson's 176 as New Zealand tightened the screws on South Africa in the series deciding final Test in Hamilton on Tuesday.
Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh) [India], Mar.28 (ANI): Indian skipper Virat Kohli, who missed the Dharamsala Test due to a shoulder injury, on Tuesday expressed his pleasure over his side's 2-1 Test series win against Australia, saying that it is their best series win so far. Describing the four-match series triumph against Australia as `unbelievable`, Kohli also hailed the Steve Smith-led side for their fighting spirit and maturity.
Kohli might not be able to get fit in time for RCB's opening matches, after conceding he is still a few weeks away from full fitness.