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2019 World Cup

2019 World Cup: What went wrong for Ambati Rayudu, worked for Vijay Shankar

Cricket | Apr 16, 2019, 01:55 PM IST

Not long after Rayudu seemed to have cemented the No.4 spot, he finds himself searching for answers to what led to his omission from the ICC World Cup 2019.

ipl 2019

IPL 2019 | Gayle-storm to Russell-mania: Impact of West Indian players on the Indian Premier League

Cricket | Apr 11, 2019, 11:59 AM IST

It is the Caribbean Islands whose cricketers have left an indelible imprint like no other on the league.

IPL 2019 RCB

IPL 2019 | 'Played six, lost six! How? Why?': AB de Villiers tries to solve RCB's Groundhog Day puzzle

Cricket | Apr 09, 2019, 02:54 PM IST

AB says that the movie Groundhog Day is quite entertaining but it is not so much fun to experience it in real life as RCB are currently in IPL 2019.


IPL 2019 Talking Points: What's eating Virat Kohli's RCB?

Cricket | Apr 05, 2019, 04:49 PM IST

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Virat Kohli know that they need to overhaul their current tactics if they don't want their last league game on May 4 to be their last in IPL 2019.

IPL 2019

15 hours, 2 countries, 10 wickets: Lasith Malinga does the unthinkable after claiming 10/83 within two days

Cricket | Apr 05, 2019, 12:19 PM IST

After helping Mumbai to a 37-run victory, Malinga left to play for Galle in Sri Lanka Super Four Provincial Limited Over Tournament.

IPL 2019 review

ICYMI | 'Mankad, Super Over and a Hat-trick': A review of the first ten days of IPL 2019

Cricket | Apr 02, 2019, 04:50 PM IST

We take a look at 10 talking points or highlights from the first ten days of the IPL.

IPL 2019

He has not cheated anybody: Rahul Dravid comes out in support of R Ashwin 'Mankading' Jos Buttler

Cricket | Mar 27, 2019, 02:00 PM IST

On the issue of 'spirit of cricket' being violated, Dravid was of the view that it is a player's 'personal choice' what constitutes the former.

IPL 2019 MI vs DC

IPL 2019, MI vs DC: What to expect and Predicted Playing XIs of Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals

Cricket | Mar 24, 2019, 09:54 AM IST

DC are even with MI in their overall record with both teams winning 11 games against each other.

Test cricket

Afghanistan's maiden Test win: How the Asian minnows beat India, West Indies, New Zealand and South Africa

Cricket | Mar 19, 2019, 09:59 AM IST

It was a remarkable achievement for one of Test cricket's latest entrants as they became only the third nation ever in history to have tasted success in only their 2nd match in the game's most revered format.

ICC Cricket World cup 2019

Exclusive | Cheteshwar Pujara would be my ideal No.4 for World Cup 2019: Sourav Ganguly debunks ODI myths

Cricket | Mar 15, 2019, 04:29 PM IST

India have tried a number of players for the spot including Rishabh Pant, Vijay Shankar and Ambati Rayudu but all of them have failed at times under pressure.

Australia tour of India 2019

Too many experiments and four other reasons why India lost the ODI series against Australia

Cricket | Mar 13, 2019, 09:22 PM IST

Will the IPL offer any answers? Does Rahane still deserve a chance? Is Vijay Shankar ready? We don't know but India can still hope.

India vs Australia 2019

MS Dhoni: Whether you like it or not, the Greatest Finisher still has some unfinished business

Cricket | Mar 07, 2019, 01:43 PM IST

If Kohli uses him smartly, Dhoni could yet provide all of us with a fairytale ending to his career that we wish for the ODI behemoth.

India vs Australia

2nd T20I: Australia's first-ever T20I series win against India and other records which could break in Bengaluru

Cricket | Feb 26, 2019, 08:47 AM IST

Here are the records which are up for grabs during the 2nd T20I to be played on February 27

Test cricket

Test cricket is alive and kicking! Kohli, Bumrah, Pujara, Cummins and now Perera are proof

Cricket | Feb 17, 2019, 02:43 PM IST

Test cricket continues to be the premier stage of the sport despite mushrooming of cash-rich T20 leagues around the world.

Wasim Jaffer Ranji Trophy

Exclusive | I would pay to watch Virat Kohli play on any given day, says Ranji Trophy legend Wasim Jaffer

Cricket | Feb 14, 2019, 01:57 PM IST

In an exclusive telephonic conversation with indiatvnews.com, Jaffer was asked which cricketer he would pay to watch on a cricket field.

Ranji Trophy Wasim Jaffer

Exclusive | I felt unwanted at Mumbai, felt they were going to drop me, says timeless Ranji legend Wasim Jaffer

Cricket | Feb 14, 2019, 02:25 PM IST

An interview with Wasim Jaffer - the timeless Indian cricketer.

Siddharth Kaul

Exclusive | Cricket is my passion and I wouldn't change a single thing about it: Siddharth Kaul

Cricket | Feb 07, 2019, 02:54 PM IST

In an exclusive chat, Kaul, who was recalled to the Indian squad for the New Zealand T20Is, talks about cricket, injuries, his idol Yuvraj Singh and more.

Test cricket

Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara are good but not as great as Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid, just yet!

Cricket | Feb 02, 2019, 03:55 PM IST

No matter how much we rave about Kohli and Pujara, they still have a long way to go before being considered amongst the greatest Test batsmen of all time.

Prithvi Shaw

Exclusive | It was a huge achievement for India to beat Australia in Australia: Prithvi Shaw

Cricket | Jan 20, 2019, 09:58 PM IST

Prithvi Shaw said that it feels really good to win a Test series in Australia after playing so good.

MS Dhoni Virat Kohli relationship

Exclusive | Hats off to Virat Kohli for not abandoning MS Dhoni in the recent past: Sourav Ganguly

Cricket | Jan 21, 2019, 12:31 PM IST

Dada said that Dhoni's batting in Australia is really good news for the Indian team with the all-important World Cup to follow.

India vs Australia: 5 key takeaways from a historic series

India vs Australia: 5 key takeaways from a historic series triumph

Cricket | Jan 08, 2019, 09:37 AM IST

What we now know that we didn't before the 4-Test series between Australia and India that concluded in Sydney on 7th January.

India vs Australia Test Series

India vs Australia: Exactly how 'Virat' is the series win by Kohli and his band of boys?

Cricket | Jan 07, 2019, 09:48 AM IST

India became the first Asian team to win a Test series in Australia.

India vs Australia 2nd Test

Watch: Discord among Indian players? Ishant Sharma - Ravindra Jadeja fighting while India sinks reveals so

Cricket | Dec 18, 2018, 12:51 PM IST

Even though it's still not clear why the fight started, the incident shows that some level of discord exists between the visitors.

India vs Australia 2nd Test

Watch: Virat Kohli's cold handshake with Tim Paine signals tempers will run high during Boxing Day Test

Cricket | Dec 18, 2018, 01:00 PM IST

The video show that at least on Kohli's part there is still some animosity left towards his counterpart.

India vs Australia 2nd Test Perth

India vs Australia: Why KL Rahul should frame his Test cap after another duck in Perth?

Cricket | Dec 17, 2018, 01:54 PM IST

The wicket of Rahul is not a prized scalp anymore, rather it is more of a walking wicket.

India vs Australia: Lessons from Adelaide for Virat Kohli and his men

India vs Australia: Lessons from Adelaide for Virat Kohli and his men

Cricket | Dec 11, 2018, 08:44 AM IST

There is no doubt that Virat Kohli and Co. have every right to revel in their hard-fought triumph, a few headaches persist even after the fabulous win.

Gautam Gambhir retirement

Gautam Gambhir retires: Here are the 5 knocks from the Indian opener which every cricket fan must remember

Cricket | Dec 04, 2018, 10:59 PM IST

With India in trouble having lost Sehwag and Sachin Tendulkar in quick succession, Gambhir played inarguably his greatest ODI innings.

India vs Australia Test series

India vs Australia: Five historic buzzwords that have defined the rivalry

Cricket | Dec 04, 2018, 05:59 PM IST

In this article, we look at five such catchwords/phrases which have defined and sometimes redefined cricket between the two sport-loving nations.

Virat Kohli controversy

A tale of two Virat Kohlis: What happens when arrogance trumps logic

Cricket | Nov 11, 2018, 02:08 PM IST

Anyone who has followed Kohli's career would know that it is a mistake to expect the phenomenal class in his batting to bleed into his worldview.

Greatest batsman

Is Virat Kohli really the best batsman of all time? Numbers reveal the truth

Cricket | Nov 06, 2018, 12:49 PM IST

For the purposes of this piece, I will restrict the analysis to comparing the Delhi batsman's stats with the greats when they turned 30.

India vs West Indies

Nervous debutant to match-winner: Krunal Pandya shows he belongs at the highest level

Cricket | Nov 05, 2018, 02:42 PM IST

Making his debut, Pandya displayed great temperament in guiding his team to a win at Eden Gardens against the West Indies.

Australia vs South Africa ODI series

WATCH: A fired-up Dale Steyn and high flying Faf du Plessis announce Proteas arrival in Australia

Cricket | Nov 04, 2018, 03:08 PM IST

With the ball going a foot above his head and that too at great speed, the skipper showed amazing reflexes in grabbing the cherry out of thin air.

Steve Waugh Virat Kohli

WATCH: Steve Waugh predicts Virat Kohli will own all records except one

Cricket | Nov 04, 2018, 09:45 AM IST

Waugh was also impressed with teenage sensation Prithvi Shaw sounding surprised at how India manage to produce so many quality batsmen.

Virat Kohli Rohit Sharma India vs West Indies

Is the Virat Kohli-Rohit Sharma partnership the best ever in ODI history?

Cricket | Nov 03, 2018, 01:34 PM IST

The current duo has now posted 4060 runs in just 66 innings when they have been together at the crease at an average of 66.55.

South Africa vs Australia

WATCH: Dale Steyn first terrifies and then sends back Aussie teenager in a space of four balls

Cricket | Nov 03, 2018, 09:40 AM IST

The celebrations from Steyn weren't extravagant as he knows that the ODI series against the home side will bring him far more prized scalps.

Jasprit Bumrah can break any record, anytime, anywhere: Chetan Sharma to IndiaTV

Exclusive | Jasprit Bumrah can break any record, anytime, anywhere: Chetan Sharma to IndiaTV

Cricket | Nov 01, 2018, 09:47 AM IST

When asked to predict which bowler from the current Indian lineup he thinks has the most chances of emulating his feat at next year's World Cup, Sharma chose the young sensation Bumrah.