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.
It is the Caribbean Islands whose cricketers have left an indelible imprint like no other on the league.
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.
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.
After helping Mumbai to a 37-run victory, Malinga left to play for Galle in Sri Lanka Super Four Provincial Limited Over Tournament.
We take a look at 10 talking points or highlights from the first ten days of the IPL.
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.
DC are even with MI in their overall record with both teams winning 11 games against each other.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Here are the records which are up for grabs during the 2nd T20I to be played on February 27
Test cricket continues to be the premier stage of the sport despite mushrooming of cash-rich T20 leagues around the world.
In an exclusive telephonic conversation with indiatvnews.com, Jaffer was asked which cricketer he would pay to watch on a cricket field.
An interview with Wasim Jaffer - the timeless Indian cricketer.
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.
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 said that it feels really good to win a Test series in Australia after playing so good.
Dada said that Dhoni's batting in Australia is really good news for the Indian team with the all-important World Cup to follow.
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 became the first Asian team to win a Test series in Australia.
Even though it's still not clear why the fight started, the incident shows that some level of discord exists between the visitors.
The video show that at least on Kohli's part there is still some animosity left towards his counterpart.
The wicket of Rahul is not a prized scalp anymore, rather it is more of a walking wicket.
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.
With India in trouble having lost Sehwag and Sachin Tendulkar in quick succession, Gambhir played inarguably his greatest ODI innings.
In this article, we look at five such catchwords/phrases which have defined and sometimes redefined cricket between the two sport-loving nations.
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.
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.
Making his debut, Pandya displayed great temperament in guiding his team to a win at Eden Gardens against the West Indies.
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.
Waugh was also impressed with teenage sensation Prithvi Shaw sounding surprised at how India manage to produce so many quality batsmen.
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.
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.
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.