Action images from the only Test played between February 9-13, 2017. Scorecard
The Master Blaster admitted that he was on the verge of retiring after the 2007 World Cup debacle.
Sydney, March 23 (Cricketnmore) A day after his successor Michael Clarke slammed the Australian media for "tarnishing" India skipper Virat Kohli's image, former Australia captain Steve Waugh on Thursday went one step ahead in complimenting the Indian, saying he sees a bit of Ricky Ponting and himself in the way Kohli goes about his business.
New Delhi, March 23 (Cricketnmore) Mumbai batsman Rohit Sharma and his India teammate Kedar Jadhav were on Thursday ruled out of the upcoming Deodhar Trophy one-day tournament due to injuries.
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Some were unlucky to miss out, others simply didn't perform at a high level while some have fallen off the national radar.
Wellington, March 23, 2017 (AFP) - New Zealand and South Africa were both hit by injuries Thursday, two days from the start of the third Test, with Tim Southee ruled out and Quinton de Kock in doubt.
March 23 (CRICKETNMORE) - Sri Lanka and Bangladesh will lock horns in a three-match ODI series starting in Dambulla on Saturday with either side sweeping the series not only consolidating its position on the ICC ODI Team Rankings but also strengthening its chances of qualifying automatically for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.
The Supreme Court appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) has sought counsel from the apex court for the smooth conduct of the fourth and final Test of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy to be held in Dharamsala. Doubts have also been expressed over the conduct of the 2017 Indian Premier League (IPL). The hearing is scheduled for Friday, on the eve of the 4th Test match.
‘Brain fade’ was a term unknown to cricket until Steven Smith set foot on Indian soil a month back. India can be an intimidating place for any visiting team. The crowd can turn hostile getting under the players’ skin. Add to that the slow, rank turners with the sun beating down and what you have are genuinely unwelcoming conditions.
Dharamsala, India, March 23, 2017 (AFP) - Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara defended Virat Kohli Thursday against a barrage of criticism from the Australian media, insisting his outspoken skipper was one of cricket's great ambassadors.
The 19-year-old is the youngest cricketer to represent India at the international level in the T20 format.
Wellington, March 23, 2017 (AFP) - Injuries rocked New Zealand and South Africa Thursday, two days out from the start of the third and final Test in Hamilton with Tim Southee ruled out and Quinton de Kock doubtful.
Dhaka, March 23 (Cricketnmore) Ahead of the three-match One-day International (ODI) cricket series against Sri Lanka, starting on Saturday, Bangladesh on Thursday bolstered their spin attack with the inclusion of teenaged offie Mehedi Hasan.
When asked if Kohli should apologize to Steven Smith, Sutherland came up with a witty reply.
Whenever legends like Sachin and Warne clashed head to head, it always produced a beautiful and competitive rivalry to witness.
Hamilton, March 23 (Cricketnmore) New Zealand suffered a major jolt on Thursday after vice-captain and strike bowler Tim Southee was ruled out of the third cricket Test against South Africa with a hamstring tear.
Dhaka, March 23, 2017 (AFP) - Bangladesh on Thursday included teenage off-spinner Mehedi Hasan to their one-day international line-up for a three-match series against Sri Lanka, an official said.