Indian Cricket Team

India to consider player demands for increased pay

The Indian board (BCCI) will consider a further increase in salaries for its contracted players after leading cricketers expressed dissatisfaction with the pay raise announced last month.

March 15, 2016
March 15, 2016

Heartthrobs brace up to battle heavyweights

New Zealand lock horns with India in the first match of Super 10 round of ICC World T20 at Nagpur.

March 13, 2016
March 13, 2016

Nurturing slum children's passion for cricket

Underprivileged Indian children now can dream of making it big in cricket as a former Indian government employee, is helping them turn that dream into reality.

March 13, 2016
March 13, 2016

How the INDvBAN cricket match led to a hacker war

After the Asia Cup final match a team of hackers calling themselves the Kerala Cyber Warriors hacked into more than 15 Bangladeshi websites, including several belonging to the government. Visitors to the sites were greeted with victorious Hindi music, yet more cricket memes and a message: "YOUR CRICKET TEAM IS NOTHING".

March 6, 2016
March 6, 2016

Mahmudullah Riyad v Yuvraj Singh

Yuvraj is feared for his six-hitting abilities and has rediscovered his touch, while Mahmudullah can take Bangladesh home in a difficult chase or make sure that there are enough runs on the board to defend, both of which he does in elegant fashion.

March 6, 2016
March 6, 2016

Mushfiqur Rahim v Suresh Raina

Both Mushfiqur Rahim and Suresh Raina come in at number four and both have the ability to set the tone for their teams.

March 6, 2016
March 6, 2016

Taskin Ahmed v Ashish Nehra

Nehra has a combination of new-ball movement at decent pace often results in early wickets, while Taskin is much quicker and has repeatedly provided good bowling starts to the Tigers with his economical and incisive spells.

March 6, 2016
March 6, 2016

Tamim Iqbal v Rohit Sharma

Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal and India opener Rohit Sharma have two very different styles with very similar impacts on their respective teams.

February 27, 2016
February 27, 2016

Who is favourite in new show of old rivalry?

The marquee clash between India and Pakistan in the Asia Cup is set to be a mouth-watering one as the teams do not play each other often enough in the international circuit thanks to the political tension between the two countries.

February 24, 2016
February 24, 2016

Bangladesh fall short by 45 runs

Bangladesh lose the opening match of the Asia Cup 2016 against India by 45 runs under the lights at Mirpur stadium.

February 19, 2016
February 19, 2016

Tendulkar's autobiography makes bestselling record

Former Indian cricket star Sachin Tendulkar continues to make records even after retiring from cricket as his autobiography 'Playing It My Way' enters the Limca Book of Records for being the best-selling adult hardback across both fiction and non-fiction categories.