Articles by Shantanu Srivastava
With India expected to roll out turning tracks, the Kiwi batsmen will have their task cut out.
Updated on Sep 13, 2016 07:54 PM IST
Published on Sep 13, 2016 08:33 AM IST
A day after Sheldon Jackson and Cheteshwar Pujara created a mountain of runs, Jadeja celebrated his retention in the Test side by helping himself to his 21st five-wicket haul in first-class cricket.
Updated on Sep 12, 2016 11:05 PM IST
Published on Sep 12, 2016 09:10 AM IST
Chesteshwar Pujara struck an unbeaten 256 as India Blue amassed the runs against India Red on Day 2 of the Duleep Trophy final on Sunday.
Updated on Sep 12, 2016 09:59 AM IST
Barring the hapless kids, who watched the game in the sweltering afternoon heat under the protection of a modest white canopy, major parts of the grass banks were vacant.
Published on Sep 11, 2016 09:41 AM IST
Published on Sep 11, 2016 09:12 AM IST
Published on Sep 11, 2016 08:57 AM IST
BCCI president Anurag Thakur lashes out at his predecessor, Shashank Manohar, for deserting a crisis-hit Indian board to take over as ICC chief.
Published on Sep 10, 2016 06:22 PM IST
Published on Sep 10, 2016 07:33 AM IST
Updated on Sep 10, 2016 07:30 AM IST
The fate of sportspersons, too, is intricately related to their teachers, the coaches. It took a Ramakant Achrekar to polish the boundless bundle of energy called Sachin Tendulkar.
Updated on Sep 05, 2016 02:43 PM IST
The Indian board gets the stick for showing indifference to long-form cricket.
Published on Sep 02, 2016 10:02 AM IST
Published on Sep 02, 2016 08:13 AM IST
Batsmen face difficulty in sighting the ball after lights come on.
Published on Sep 01, 2016 11:04 AM IST
Published on Sep 01, 2016 06:43 AM IST
Published on Sep 01, 2016 06:31 AM IST
From 151 for 1, India Blues slipped to 200/5. Yadav was not scared to flight, and Agarwal was the first to take the bait. The Karnataka batsman, who had just smoked a straight six off Yadav to enter the 90s, was beaten on the cut. Next ball, Yadav flighted, and an eager Agarwal obliged, only to be beaten in the air and get stumped.
Updated on Aug 31, 2016 11:07 AM IST
Published on Aug 31, 2016 06:09 AM IST
India Red would need Mukund’s batting skills more than his swimming prowess after Gautam Gambhir-led India Blue got off to a steady, wicket-less start in the second match of Duleep Trophy.
Published on Aug 30, 2016 10:56 AM IST
Published on Aug 30, 2016 06:00 AM IST
Put in to bat on a green track, Gambhir and Karnataka batsman Mayank Agarwal displayed assured footwork and clarity of intent as the duo brought up the first hundred-plus opening stand of the tournament.
Updated on Aug 29, 2016 08:57 PM IST
Former India opener Gautam Gambhir believes that batsmen can counter the challenge the pink ball throws up due to its prodigious movement, if they had the right mindset and stuck to basics.
Published on Aug 29, 2016 09:07 AM IST
Published on Aug 29, 2016 06:07 AM IST
Nothing dictates the course of a match, especially of the longer version, than the humble round thing weighing five ounces.
Published on Aug 23, 2016 03:23 PM IST
India hockey skipper believes his team is fully capable to do something special in Rio as he opens up about his Olympics plans
Published on Aug 03, 2016 03:17 PM IST
Published on Aug 03, 2016 07:31 AM IST
India are grouped with Argentina, Canada, Germany, Ireland and Netherlands. Apart from Netherlands and Germany, all teams in the pool are ranked below India, who occupy fifth place in FIH rankings. All that, however, will cease to matter when teams enter the Olympic Hockey Centre come August 6.
Updated on Jul 21, 2016 12:40 PM IST
Published on Jul 18, 2016 12:00 PM IST
Delhi cricket association, heavily criticised by Justice Mukul Mudgal in his report to the Delhi high court, wants to set up a happiness committee.
Updated on Jul 12, 2016 09:12 PM IST