Virat Kohli

‘Masterclass’. Twitter Applauds Virat Kohli’s Sublime Century Against Sri Lanka

Skipper Virat Kohli was on fire at Eden Gardens on Monday against Sri Lanka. The right-handed batsman hit an unbeaten century before India declared …

Sri Lanka

Cricket: Root's Aussie exam en route to being England's finest

LONDON (Reuters) - Alastair Cook was left awe-struck and just the tiniest bit miffed too at Edgbaston this year when batting against the West Indian attack alongside Joe Root, the man who had replaced him as England captain.<p>"It's fairly frustrating when you have a 22-run start and he beats you to a …

Alastair Cook

IND v/s SL, 1st Test: Sri Lanka escape defeat as India fail the race against time to draw in Kolkata

India lost the race against time as their opening test against Sri Lanka ended in a draw as fading light brought an early end to the match on the …

Sports (India)

Why do we Indians change our accent when abroad?

Let’s be clear: the Indian accent isn’t cool. In fact, when we say words like “paint”, “pot” or “coolant”, it’s downright hilarious. We hit that “t” …

Language

Virat Kohli becomes first Indian captain to score 0 and 100 in the same Test

Virat Kohli managed to make another record on Monday, when he became the first Indian batsman to score a duck and a century in the very same Test.

West Indies

Green pitches likely in Nagpur and Delhi too

11:51 AM ET<p>India are likely to play the final two Tests of the Sri Lanka series on pitches helpful for fast bowlers as preparation for the …

Sri Lanka

In Stats: Captain Virat’s Masterclass – Kolkata Edition

‘Play an aggressive brand of cricket’ is an oft-heard cliché in the context of international cricket. What does it really mean? Does it mean teams …

Ravichandran Ashwin

Virat Kohi on 50 hundreds: 'It hasn't been that long a journey'

Fifty international hundreds might seem staggering for a 29-year-old but India captain Virat Kohli feels that it hasn't been that long a journey as …

Sri Lanka

India Didn’t Win, But Our Resurgence In The Sri Lanka Test Proves This Is Truly Virat Kohli’s Team

Virat Kohli faced 11 balls before he was out for a duck in the 1st innings. Our score card read 172 runs all out. An entire day was washed out. And …

Sri Lanka

Virat Kohli, Ravichandran Ashwin only two Indians in VVS Laxman’s dream Test XI

Former Indian cricketer VVS Laxman revealed his dream Test XI and just two Indian cricket team players - Virat Kohli and Ravichandran Ashwin - were …

Ravichandran Ashwin

Cricket Unfiltered podcast: ABC has the most to lose in Ashes radio wars

THE ABC Grandstand team is on the verge of losing its spot as Australia’s favourite and pre-eminent cricket broadcaster.

Germany’s Angela Merkel signals readiness for new election after coalition talks collapse

By: Reuters | Berlin |<p>German Chancellor Angela Merkel looks on at a CDU/CSU parliamentary group meeting at the Bundestag in Berlin, Germany, November …

Germany

WATCH | Virat Kohli, Mohammed Shami get angry at Sri Lanka’s time wasting tactics

Chasing a total of 231 runs in one-and-a-half session of play, Sri Lanka were in alot of trouble after India got four wickets quickly. Sri Lanka's …

Sri Lanka

Sport24.co.za | Kumar, Dhawan opt out of 2nd Sri Lanka Test

Fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar and opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan Monday pulled out of India's Test team for the second match against Sri Lanka.

Sport (South Africa)

India vs Sri Lanka 2017: 'Aggressive, driven, focussed and inspired', Twitter reacts to Virat Kohli 50th ton

Tags : #Brian lara #Cricket #Dilip vengsarkar #Eden gardens #Harbhajan singh #Hashim amla #India national cricket team #Michael vaughan #Mohammed …

Sri Lanka

India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test at Eden Gardens: Virat Kohli’s 50 hundreds, other statistical highlights

Sri Lanka

Sky is the limit for Kohli, says Shastri after captain notches up 50th international hundred

India's head coach Ravi Shastri today heaped special praise on Virat Kohli after he notched up his 50th International century here and said "sky is …

Sports (India)

Virat Kohli too early to be compared to Sachin Tendulkar, feels Sourav Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly is not in favour of comparing Virat Kohli with Sachin Tendulkar for now, and feels he has miles to go before he reaches that spot.

Cricket

IND v/s SL, 1st Test: Virat Kohli takes lead over 125 after Lakmal rattles India again

Sri Lankan pacer Suranga Lakmal rattled India once again with a triple blow before Virat Kohli guided the hosts to 251-5 in their second innings at …

SSL

Rahul, Dhawan wipe off sizeable deficit

In direct contrast to its first innings, India turned in a powerful batting display on the fourth evening of the first Test against Sri Lanka in …

Shikhar Dhawan

England at risk of a kick from curiously underrated 'Goat' Nathan Lyon

“Garry” was the perfect nickname for Nathan Lyon. It embodies his everyman charm and the unassuming qualities of an assiduous artisan.<p>It was borrowed from the Aussie rules player Garry Lyon and heard at every Test, first from the wicketkeeper Matthew Wade, bellowed in a broad vowel-mangling …

Muhammad Ali

India v/s Sri Lanka: Sanjay Manjrekar favours batsmen taking dressing room help in DRS

Cricketer-turned-commentator Sanjay Manjrekar is in favour of batsmen taking help from dressing room in case he has doubts while going for a review. …

Sri Lanka

MS Dhoni is playing well; let selectors decide his future in T20Is, says Kapil Dev

Tags : #Ajit agarkar #Cricket #Kapil dev #Mahendra singh dhoni #Ms dhoni #Sportstracker #Theysaidit #Virat kohli #Vvs laxman

Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Kolkata Test: Virat Kohli unhappy after Dinesh Chandimals fake fielding leaves India stunned

Highlights<p><i>1</i><p>Chandimal made a mock slide and then a mock throw<p><i>2</i><p>The incident happened during the 53rd over of the Indian innings<p><i>3</i><p>Kohli signalled five …

Ravindra Jadeja

Virat Kohli and team to attend preparatory camp ahead of gruelling South Africa tour, confirms BCCI

Tags : #Amitabh chaudhary #Aniruddh chaudhry #Bcci #Ck khanna #Cricket #Future tours programme #Icc #India #Sportstracker #Theysaidit #Virat kohli

India

‘Thanks for making India proud’: Twitterati cheer as Manushi Chhillar wins Miss World 2017 after 17 years

By: Trends Desk | New Delhi |<p>Manushi Chhillar was crowned as Miss World 2017 in China. (Source: Twitter)<p>Haryana girl Manushi Chhillar created history …

India

India vs Sri Lanka: ‘Virat Kohli proud captain, would never miss a match’

Given that Virat Kohli’s India is always seeking to eschew bad habits and “embrace difficult conditions” in its bid to be a top side for a …

Sri Lanka

Jonny Bairstow on how struggles of 2013-14 Ashes shaped him, and why his father will always be with him

DURING England’s last tour of Australia, Jonny Bairstow was a largely anonymous figure to the Australian public.<p>Even though he had already played …

Sport (Australia)

Pujara stands firm on rain-hit second day

It began promisingly, but in the end, the second day of India’s opening Test against Sri Lanka saw play for only 21 overs. And even those were less …

Cricket

WATCH | Was Virat Kohli chewing gum during National Anthem at Eden Gardens?

Virat Kohli may face criticism after he was allegedly seen chewing gum when India’s national anthem was being played before the start of the st test …