New golden generation of Indian batting is here, waiting to shine at international level, while already going places
This embarrassment of riches for Indian batting isn’t an accidental offshoot of an optimistic project. Instead, it’s a tribute to the system which enhances exposure not just through a plethora of matches domestically across age-groups, but also through international games for the U19s to go with more frequent and well-planned India 'A' tours.
The 33-year-old Warner won Cricket Australia's Allan Border medal for being the player of the year, completing an emotional turnaround after the ignominy of being suspended for ball-tampering in 2018
India vs New Zealand: Sachin Tendulkar's 82, Virender Sehwag's 60-ball ton and other standout knocks from ODIs between Men in Blue and Black Caps
In our build-up to the 50-over leg of India's tour of New Zealand, we present to you five knocks from that have stood out in bilateral contests between the two sides on New Zealand soil.
India vs New Zealand 2020: Former Indian batsman Virender Sehwag questions Rishabh Pant's absence from squad
Stressing that captains need to properly communicate with his players, Sehwag said even Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who is considered one of India's greatest skippers, at times, failed to communicate with his team-mates
Sehwag, who doesn't mince words, said that there was greater clarity about team selection when Dhoni was the captain.
India head coach WV Raman says he is positive about team's chances of winning ICC Women's T20 World Cup
The Harmanpreet Kaur-led squad also includes the incredibly talented 15-year-old Haryana school girl Shafali Verma, while Bengal all-rounder Richa Ghosh, 16, is the surprise package for the tournament that will go on from 21 February to 8 March.
Marylebone Cricket Club says Test cricket should continue to be five-day affair despite 'some benefits' in four-day matches
Custodians of cricket laws, the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), on Tuesday said Tests should continue to be a five-day affair though it sees some benefits of International Cricket Council's (ICC) proposal to trim the longest format to four days.
'You should not go on that path' — Virender Sehwag tells players to keep cricket free of corruption and doping
Delivering the 'MAK Pataudi Memorial Lecture' at the annual BCCI awards here on Sunday, Sehwag said the players should never ignore a corrupt approach.
Char din ki chandni hoti hai, Test cricket nahi: Former India cricketer Virender Sehwag takes dig at proposed four-day Tests
A fish out of water is a dead fish – This is how Virender Sehwag described the ICC's plan to revamp Test cricket by shortening it to four days, asserting that innovation should not mean tinkering with the soul of the format.
ICC U-19 World Cup 2020: From Virat Kohli to Shubman Gill, a look at Indian stars unearthed from past editions
The U-19 World Cup has given Indian cricket many a star, including current captain Virat Kohli and ODI vice-captain Rohit Sharma.
Cricket, as a game, despite its rules being tinkered with every now and again, lends itself nicely to the conceptualisation of fantasy games and dream teams by its fans and admirers. Imagine, for example, a match where the well-built Mohammad Nissar was partnered with Kapil Dev, and where first change would either be Javagal Srinath or Jasprit Bumrah.
Virender Sehwag is seen coaching the characters of Angad Bedi and Tanuj Virwani on Amazon Prime Video India Original show Inside Edge season 2.
India's planning at ICC ODI World Cup was completely wrong, disappointed with what happened with Ambati Rayudu, says Yuvraj Singh
Pre-tournament favourites India went into the World Cup without settling the number four spot and it affected the team as Virat Kohli's men made a semifinal exit from the marquee event.
Find out what happens when there’s more at stake than just the love of the game.
David Warner picks Rohit Sharma to break Brian Lara's 400 not out Test record, recalls Virender Sehwag's encouragement
David Warner, who scored his maiden triple ton (335) in five-day cricket during the ongoing second Test against Pakistan, was just 65 runs shy of breaking Brian Lara's record when skipper Tim Paine decided to declare the innings at 589/3.
Australia vs Pakistan: Steve Smith breaks 73-year-old record to become fastest to 7,000 runs in Test cricket
Smith reached 7000 runs in just his 126th innings, and with this feat, he has surpassed England's Wally Hammond who had scored these runs in 131 innings.
Gautam Gambhir has stand named after him at Arun Jaitley Stadium after delay; questions DDCA's administrative issues
Gambhir, who played all his domestic cricket for Delhi and was also captain for a long time, rued the state of affairs in DDCA. He also questioned president Sharma for the delay in naming the North Stand after him.
Inside Edge season 1, an Amazon Original, gave cricket fans a completely different perspective of high-stakes, cash-rich T20 cricket.
For a full recap of Inside Edge's Season 1, narrated by Gaurav Kapur and Virender Sehwag, watch this video:
Remembering Sachin Tendulkar's 30 memorable innings as Master Blaster completes three decades since international debut
On 15 November 1989, a 16-year-205-day-old Sachin Tendulkar walked into the international arena for the first time, and changed cricket forever. Firstpost looks back at 30 of Tendulkar's most memorable innings to celebrate three decades of Little Master's debut.