Gayle: England favourites in Tests vs India

New Delhi, Aug 3 : West Indian power-hitter Chris Gayle on Friday said England are the favourites to win the ongoing five-match Test rubber but at the same time Team India are capable of pulling off a surprise, going by the way Virat Kohlis men are giving a tough fight in the first Test at […]

Day 2: Kohli helps India reach 274, England 9/1 at stumps

Birmingham, Aug 2 : England finished day two on nine for one in their second innings at stumps of the opening Test match against India here on Thursday. The hosts, thus, have a 22-run lead over the visitors with three days of play remaining. Alastair Cook was the lone English batsman to fall in the […]

Kohli retains top ODI spot, Root shoots to No.2

Dubai, July 18 : India skipper Virat Kohli held on to his No.1 spot in the International Cricket Council (ICC) ODI player rankings for batsmen, but had a new man just after him with England Test skipper Joe Root vaulting to the No.2 spot at the end of the three-match rubber. Root struck two centuries […]

England outclass India by 8 wickets, clinch ODI series

Leeds, July 18 : England put up a strong all-round show to thump an underwhelming India by eight wickets in the series-deciding third and final One-day International (ODI) at the Headingley cricket ground here on Tuesday. Leg-spinner Adil Rashid’s triple strikes in the middle overs helped England restrict India for a below par 256/8, despite […]

Rohit, Kuldeep help India thrash England in 1st ODI

Nottingham, July 13 : A maiden fifer for Kuldeep Yadav (6/25) followed by Rohit Sharma’s unbeaten 137-run knock sealed a comfortable eight-wicket victory for India in the first match of the three-match One-Day International (ODI) rubber at Tent Bridge here on Thursday. The visitors dominated England, the No. 1 ODI side, in all departments of […]

India ride Rohit ton, Pandya four-wicket haul to canter to 7-wicket win

Bristol, July 8 : India rode on Rohit Sharma’s unbeaten century and Hardik Pandya’s four-wicket haul to breeze past England by seven wickets at the County Ground on Sunday to clinch the three-match T20I series 2-1 Chasing 199 for victory, Rohit remained not out on 100 off 56 balls, and including 11 fours and five […]