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  • I don't see any reason why we can't beat Aussies: Virat Kohli

    On eve of departure for tour Down Under, stand-in captain Kohli says his young team are eager to do well and make name for themselves

    Saturday, 22 November 2014 - 6:15am
  • Ravi Shastri wants Indian team to enjoy Australian tour

    Having Ravi Shastri accompany the team on such a tough tour is a blessing. Twenty-three years ago, he was in a similar situation as a player. Back then, Team India were faced with an uphill task of playing a Test series and a tri-series before the World Cup. Shastri, now Team India's director of...

    Saturday, 22 November 2014 - 6:15am
  • Our batsmen will do well on the hard pitches in Australia: Dilip Vengsarkar

    Dilip Vengsarkar was, on Tuesday, named the 22nd recipient of the CK Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award for his "unparalleled contribution to Indian cricket on and off the field". The former India skipper tells G Krishnan that MS Dhoni & Co. have it in them to successfully defend the World Cup....

    Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 6:25am
  • Make that eight: Saina Nehwal starts the party with emphatic win

    After a fruitless 2013, Saina Nehwal fought back in style in 2014. On Sunday, when she defeated the 35th-ranked Akane Yamaguchi of Japan 21-12 22-20 in 43 minutes for her eighth Superseries title, and third Superseries Premier, in Fuzhou (China), the Hyderabadi assured herself of a place in next...

    Monday, 17 November 2014 - 6:57am

    Guntur lad records monumental victory over Lin Dan, widely considered the greatest shuttler of all time * Wins China Open Superseries Premier, equivalent of a Grand Slam title in tennis

    Monday, 17 November 2014 - 6:17am
  • Two for the record

    *After months of uncertainty and hard work, Rohit Sharma slams breathtaking 264 in his comeback innings *Becomes the only batsman to score two double tons in ODIs *India beat Sri Lanka by 153 runs

    Friday, 14 November 2014 - 6:05am
  • The other Rahul checks into test squad

    While his name and work ethics draw makes people call him next Dravid, he would be better off being left alone to chart his own course

    Tuesday, 11 November 2014 - 6:35am
  • Few surprises, more personnel

    There were few surprises when the Indian squad for the four-Test series in Australia, starting on December 4 in Brisbane, was announced. Karnataka's batting machine KL Rahul and Railways leg-spinner Karn Sharma are part of the big squad totalling 19 players, winning their maiden call-ups for the...

    Tuesday, 11 November 2014 - 6:00am
  • For Ambati Rayudu, it is better 10 years late than never

    Though his contemporaries have stolen march over him, 29-yr-old batsman is finally realising his potential with his maiden ODI 100

    Saturday, 8 November 2014 - 5:20am
  • Is Greg Chappell entirely to blame?

    Greg Chappell will be remembered as one of the greatest batsmen to have graced the game of cricket. His records speak for himself. He was looked up to by many upcoming cricketers not just in Australia, but all over the world.

    Wednesday, 5 November 2014 - 5:55am