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  • Jan 26, 2013 13:49 IST

    Dharamsala ODI start deferred by half-an-hour

    The fifth and final cricket one-dayer between India and England in Dharamsala on Sunday will start half-an-hour later than the scheduled start due to inclement weather conditions in the hill town, the BCCI announced today.

  • Gautam Gambhir
    Nov 18, 2012 11:03 IST

    Gambhir flies back to Delhi after grandmother dies

    India opener Gautam Gambhir on Sunday flew back to Delhi before commencement of the fourth day's play in the first Test against England following the death of his grandmother.

  • Cook
    Nov 18, 2012 23:52 IST

    Old master of spin hails gritty England skipper

    Three centuries in his first three Tests as captain, Alastair Cook couldn't have asked for a better start to his career in England's leadership role.

  • Nov 18, 2012 23:58 IST

    Ashwin under focus after barren spell

    In the build-up to the India-England series, R Ashwin, the lanky off-spinner from Chennai, was billed as the trump card for India to avenge the 0-4 thrashing they suffered in England last year. Firoz Mirza reports.

  • Nov 19, 2012 00:02 IST

    'Wicket has become flat'

    Not assured of victory in the first Test after England's dramatic fight-back, India pacer Umesh Yadav on Sunday said the home team's bowlers would have to put in a lot of effort on the final day on a pitch that has become flat.

  • Nov 19, 2012 11:32 IST

    Gambhir not on field as play starts on day 5

    Indian opener Gautam Gambhir, who was in Delhi on the fourth day of the first cricket Test against England after his grandmother's demise, was not on the field when play on the final day of the match commenced here today.

  •  MS Dhoni
    Nov 19, 2012 15:34 IST

    It was fantastic effort by bowlers: Dhoni

    Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni today credited the bowlers for his team's nine-wicket victory over England in the opening cricket Test here, saying that the spinners put in a lot of hard work on a wicket that did not offer much turn.

  • Nov 20, 2012 23:05 IST

    Better turnout expected at Wankhede

    Test cricket may be struggling for survival as the empty seats in Ahmedabad would testify but the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) looks confident of a good turnout for the second Test between India and England starting at the Wankhede Stadium on Friday, Firoz Mirza reports.

  • Kevin Pietersen
    Nov 20, 2012 23:10 ISTDadagiri

    KP seems to be losing the battle in the mind

    England will need to take a leaf out of Cook’s book to fight back, writes Sourav Ganguly.

  • Nov 20, 2012 23:43 IST

    Finn, Bell to miss 2nd Test

    England fast bowler Steven Finn has aggravated his thigh strain suffered in the first warm-up tie against India 'A' and will also miss the second Test starting in Mumbai on Friday, according to coach Andy Flower.

  • Nov 22, 2012 00:04 IST

    Security beefed up in Mumbai

    The last time England were due to play a Test in Mumbai in 2008, Ajmal Kasab and Co struck terror in the city and forced its cancellation. Four years later, with just two days left for the second Test, Kasab has been hanged. HT reports.

  • Nov 22, 2012 00:06 IST

    England look to level series

    England batsman Jonathan Trott today said that the visitors are determined to level four-match series against India in the second Test in Mumbai starting Friday after losing the opener by nine wickets in Ahmedabad.

  • Virender Sehwag
    Nov 23, 2012 00:19 ISTDadagiri

    Sehwag has changed the way openers play around the world

    The focus in the second Test will be on Virender Sehwag as he will be reaching a major career milestone - 100th. Test. I have great respect for him and it feels very satisfying to see him get to that landmark, Sourav Ganguly writes.

  • Mahendra Singh Dhoni
    Nov 23, 2012 13:45 IST

    India use two offies in a Test after quarter of century

    The two-pronged off-spin attack that India are using in the second cricket Test against England in Mumbai is a ploy that the hosts last used quarter of a century ago.

  • Monty Panesar
    Nov 24, 2012 00:06 IST

    Panesar steals Sehwag’s thunder

    The spotlight on the eve of the second Test at the Wankhede was firmly on Virender Sehwag, for he was going to play his 100th Test. But, on Friday, the opening day of the Test, Monty Panesar, the genial Sikh in the England side, was hogging all the limelight, Anand Sachar reports.