Ravindra Jadeja, Hanuma Vihari back; no Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav in India's squad for WTC final and England series
KL Rahul, who underwent a surgery after being diagnosed with appendicitis, and Wriddhiman Saha, infected with COVID-19 during the recently-suspended IPL, have been included subject to their fitness.
IPL 2021 photos: Faf du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad revel in CSK's comfortable seven-wicket win over SRH
Check out photos from Match 23 of IPL 2021 between CSK and SRH in New Delhi.
CSK have been on a roll this year losing just one match out of its six so far, which has taken them to the top of the points table. Their fifth consecutive triumph came last night against Sunrisers Hyderabad.
IPL on Pod, Season 2: Continuing tournament amid COVID-19 surge, CSK's turnaround, MI's struggles and more
In the latest edition of IPL on Pod, Firstpost's Anish Anand, Shantanu Srivastava and Jigar Mehta analyse the week gone by in the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League. We discuss whether it feels right to continue the tournament amid the COVID-19 surge, CSK's turnaround from last year, MI's struggles and some of the best moments of the week.
IPL Photos: Ravindra Jadeja shines in all departments as CSK break RCB's winning streak with comfortable victory
Check out the photos from the match 19 of IPL 2021 between CSK and RCB.
IPL 2021: Michael Hussey's salt n' pepper look, Riyan Parag's selfie celebration in lighter side of things
In the lighter side of things from the IPL, we take a look at the salt n' pepper look of Michael Hussey, David Miller imitating Jos Buttler and Riyan Parag giving birth to the 'selfie celebration'
IPL 2021: With technical adjustments, Ravindra Jadeja has become a six-hitting machine capable of being primary finisher
It was a special outing for Ravindra Jadeja against RCB, a reminder not only of his exquisite skills with the ball and in the field, but also of his newly developed power game.
IPL 2021: Virat Kohli pleased to see Ravindra Jadeja fire ahead of T20 World Cup, says it's a pleasure
RCB captain Kohli seemed delighted to see his India teammate Jadeja make an excellent return after a long injury layoff.
CSK scored 191 for four and then restricted RCB to 122 for nine, riding on Ravindra Jadeja's all-round show.
IPL 2021: Ravindra Jadeja's all-round brilliance hands RCB first defeat, CSK jump to top of points table
Jadeja pummelled 62 off 28 balls and lifted CSK to 191 for four after skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni opted to bat in a top-of-the-table clash.
IPL 2021: 'Only Sir Jadeja', Twitterati applaud Ravindra Jadeja for scoring 37 runs in an over against RCB
Ravindra Jadeja hit five sixes and a four in the final over of CSK's inning against RCB at the Wankhede Stadium in IPL 2021 on Sunday.
Cameos from Faf du Plessis (33 off 17), Dwayne Bravo (20 not out off 8), Ambati Raydu (27 off 17) and Ali (26 off 20) helped CSK post 188 for nine after being put in to bat.
Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah retain top status in BCCI contract brackets, Hardik Pandya promoted
All-rounder Hardik Pandya is one of the notable promotions to Grade A, which is worth Rs 5 crore, while rookies Shubman Gill and Mohammed Siraj have got their maiden central contracts worth Rs 1 crore in Grade C.
IPL 2021: Battle between 'young apprentice' and 'master' on cards as Rishabh Pant's DC take on MS Dhoni-led CSK
Three-time champions CSK had a forgettable season last year, finishing at seventh out of eight teams and they would also be seeking a winning start in their bid to make amends of a poor IPL 2020.
Pant has been in terrific form in Tests and played a key role in India's win in Sydney and Brisbane against Australia and the fourth Test against England in Ahmedabad.
Captain Kohli and his boys lifted the World Cup in a game largely dominated by Africans.
Ashwin hit an excellent 106 in India's second innings and took eight wickets with his off-spin in the second Test against England in Chennai, which the hosts won by 317 runs on Tuesday.
India vs England: Joe Root's extra-safe tactics, no-ball nonsense, indomitable Ishant and more talking points from day 4
India’s two most recent Test matches produced two stirring fourth innings performances from their batsmen – 131 overs to survive at the SCG, 97 overs and 329 runs to bring down the Gabbatoir, but on Tuesday, they will truly be pushed to the limit.
Kuldeep Yadav has been warming the bench for more than three months now, including the tour of Australia, where he featured in just one ODI.
‘He is my captain’: Ajinkya Rahane insists nothing changes between him and Virat Kohli after Australia success
Reflecting on his relationship with Kohli, Rahane said it has always been smooth.