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The BCCI also confirmed the dates and venues for the five-match T20 series against South Africa with 9, 12, 14, 17 and 19 June being the dates. The venues are Delhi, Cuttack, Vizag, Rajkot and Bengaluru.
Ganguly feels Dravid's "intense, meticulous and professional" attitude are just the ingredients a coach needs to be successful in the high-pressure India job.
The rare mode of dismissal — where a bowler runs out the non-striker in their delivery stride if the batter is out of his crease — was named after Indian all-rounder Vinoo Mankad
Making his Test debut in March 2006, Sreesanth has played 27 matches with 87 wickets and 281 runs in his kitty. He has played 53 ODI matches and scalped 75 wickets.
'Harbhajan Singh takes a walkover from cricket', Twitterati reacts as veteran spinner announces retirement
Here's how Twitterati reacted to Harbhajan Singh's retirement from all forms of cricket.
Harbhajan, who made his India debut during an ODI against New Zealand at Sharjah in 1998, last played for the country in March, 2016 during a T20I against the UAE at Dhaka.
Very rarely has an Indian team played such an inconsequential game at an ICC event since its last league game in the 1992 World Cup against South Africa after already being out of the race for the semi-finals.
India vs England: Fifth Test likely to go ahead after all Indian players in UK test negative for COVID
All the 21 players of the Indian Test squad have tested negative for COVID-19, a development that clears the decks for the fifth Test against England to proceed as scheduled from Friday
India are scheduled to clash with Sri Lanka in three ODIs and as many T20 matches on the tour, which will begin on 13 July and conclude on 25 July.
Axar Patel took 27 wickets from three matches in his debut Test series.
Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021: Only option was to rectify mistakes and return stronger, says Prithvi Shaw
Prithvi Shaw, after a disastrous Adelaide Test, was benched for the next three and then dropped from the national team for the England series.
VVS Laxman turns 46: Suresh Raina, Gautam Gambhir and others pour in wishes for former India batting hero
The cricketing fraternity joined in wishing VVS Laxman as the former batsman turned 46.
Chauhan, who has played 40 Tests for India, had been legendary Sunil Gavaskar's longest serving opening partner.
Gavaskar fearlessly took on the world’s fastest bowlers without much protective gear. His mantra was to keep an eye on the ball all the way, and ideally sway out of the way of the most lethal of bouncers, with a grave tilt of the head that would madden the bowler who had put so much effort into the delivery.
India's cricket team was last seen in action in March in a series against South Africa at home, which had to be called off midway because of the pandemic.
Kris Srikkanth, who himself was an explosive opener during his playing days, said Rohit Sharma will be in the top-3 or top-5 in the list of all time greatest openers.
'He played so well': Dilip Vengsarkar recalls moment when 15-year-old Sachin Tendulkar impressed him in 1988
Former India captain Dilip Vengsarkar recently recalled his first meeting with a 15-year-old Sachin Tendulkar during a Test match against New Zealand in Mumbai in 1988.
Old videos, plenty of trivia and heartfelt love — wishes gush in for Sachin Tendulkar on 47th birthday
On the cricketing icon, Sachin Tendulkar's 47th birthday, here, we prepare a list of the best wishes that poured in for the 'Master Blaster'.
Coronavirus Outbreak: India cricketer Hanuma Vihari to work on fitness, skills for tour of Australia during lockdown
Vihari added that this forced break will ensure he is home for his first marriage anniversary, which might not have been the case otherwise thanks to a busy cricket calendar