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International cricket returns to Caribbean with series vs Sri Lanka

Cricket West Indies (CWI) on Tuesday confirmed the all-format tour of Sri Lanka to West Indies starting next month, signalling the return of...

Kohli and Ashwin laud debutant Axar for his composure

India's senior players, skipper Virat Kohli and R Ashwin have lavished praise on debutant Axar Patel, who became only the sixth Indian bowler...

Rishabh Pant is a 100-Test cricketer: Kiran More

On September 21, 2014, when a 17-year-old opening batsman Rishabh Pant, representing a Delhi colts team in the under-19 JY Lele All India...

Practiced batting at home during Covid-19 lockdown: Ashwin

India off-spinner R Ashwin on Tuesday attributed his success with the bat in recent times to preparations at home during Covid-19 lockdown. Ashwin hit...

Ashwin wants Indians to be proud of winning on pitches that aid turn

India off-spinner R Ashwin said on Tuesday that Indian cricketing fraternity needs to magnanimously deflect away criticism of Indian cricket pitches when it...

Cricket-loving dad preferred cricket to academics for Axar Patel (Profile, Lead)

Left-arm spinner Axar Patel's father was a rare parent in Nadiad town of Gujarat who let his son opt for cricket despite him...

Axer Patel 6th Indian spinner to bag 5-wicket haul on Test debut

Left-arm spinner Axar Patel on Tuesday became the sixth Indian spinner to take a five-wicket haul on debut in a Test match. The...

WTC Final: Aus have it easy thanks to Covid-19 as Eng, Ind battle

India and England, who are battling each other to reach the World Test Championship (WTC) final against New Zealand, have had to play...