Wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik (29 runs off eight balls) played a brilliant cameo towards the end as India beat Bangladesh by four wickets in the final of the Nidahas Trophy T20 tri-series at the R.Premadasa Stadium.
Rohit Sharma is arguably one of the cleanest strikers of the ball in T20 cricket and on Wednesday, the India opener demonstrated his prowess with the willow as he went on to register the most number of sixes -75 – by an Indian in T20 cricket. Sharma blasted his way to the record with the fifth six of his innings against Bangladesh in Colombo, thus eclipsing Yuvraj Singh’s tally of 74.
Team India's squad for T20I tri-series involving Sri Lanka and Bangladesh was announced on Sunday and there are many players who have been rested for the tour. Rohit Sharma was named stand-in captain of India's 15-man squad, with Shikhar Dhawan his deputy.
There is a famous saying that records are meant to be broken. But when we look at these cricketing records one has to think will these records be ever broken. Let us have a look at some records which will be very tough to be broken.
Recently India U-19 World Cup team made the whole nation proud as they beat Australia in the final to lift the trophy. Since then fans and critics have been raving about the stars who have made India proud. Prithvi Shaw is already seen as one for the future along with the likes of Shubman Gill, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Manjot Kalra etc. Let's have a look at the other Indian superstars who have made big and a successful transition from U-19 to international cricket.
To begin with, after retaining Rohit Sharma, Hardik Pandya, and Jasprit Bumrah as their three players, MI them used remaining two Right To Match (RTM) cards to bring back Kieron Pollard and Krunal Pandya. Here's an everything you need to know about Mumbai Indians team.
After losing the 3-match Test series against South Africa by 2-1, India will look to start the ODI series on a winning note. The 6-match ODI series will start off from Thursday, 1st February 2018. Let's have a look at the players from both the teams who can be game changers.
Team Indian skipper Virat Kohli swept the top honours at the ICC Awards 2017, clinching the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy after being adjudged the ICC Cricketer of the Year and ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year. Let's have a look at the ICC ODI Team of the Year 2017.