Indian cricket

VVS Likely To Be India’s Head Coach On Ireland Tour

BENGALURU: Former Indian batter VVS Laxman is set to become India’s head coach for the T20I series against Ireland. India will go to Ireland to play two T20Is, in late June, after their home series against South Africa. Laxman will be filling in for the regular head coach Rahul Dravid who will be accompanying the …

Will Four Tons In County Circuit Resurrect Pujara’s Test Career?

BENGALURU: On Saturday, Cheteshwar Pujara cracked the fourth consecutive century in four matches in the ongoing County season in England. Batting against a fine Middlesex attack, Pujara completed the century in just 133 balls and was unbeaten at 125 at stumps. His innings is embellished by 16 boundaries and two sixes, including a scorching upper-cut …

Who Has Stolen Ajinkya Rahane’s Credit?

Ajinkya Rahane, who was India’s stand-in captain during 2020-21 tour of Australia, has opened a can of worms by claiming in an interview that someone ‘stole’ his credit for the series victory. India had bounced back and registered a historic 2-1 Test series win Down Under after getting bundled out for 36 in the first …

Can Virat Kohli replicate Sachin 2.0?

After India’s unceremonious exit from the World Cup in March 2007, former Australian skipper Ian Chappell wrote a scathing piece ripping apart the batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar. “Before anybody else makes a decision on what will happen to Tendulkar the player himself has to have a good long look in the mirror and decide what …