Rohit Sharma deserves to be India’s next T20I captain, says Dilip Vengsarkar

Former Indian cricketer Dilip Vengsarkar believes Rohit Sharma deserves to succeed Virat Kohli in the T20I format. He further stated that Kohli is under tremendous pressure to perform due to his responsibilities as captain and this timely decision will help him improve. Virat Kohli’s decision to step down from India’s T20I captaincy has opened doors … Read more

KL Rahul could be groomed as India’s future captain, says Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar believes KL Rahul could be primed as India’s future captain, following Virat Kohli’s decision to step down as T20I captain after the T20I World Cup. With Rohit Sharma likely to take over the role, Gavaskar feels that Rahul should become his deputy. Virat Kohli officially announced on Thursday, September 16, that he will … Read more

T20 World Cup 2021 | Bumrah vs Babar will be exciting battle in India-Pakistan game, says Salman Butt

Salman Butt believes the match between Jasprit Bumrah and Babar Azam will be one to look forward to in the highly anticipated clash between India and Pakistan at the 2021 T20 World Cup. He also stressed that Pakistan’s fast bowlers will be crucial for their success at the tournament. The 2021 T20 World Cup clash … Read more

Twitter reacts as Virat Kohli decides to step down as India’s T20I captain

Virat Kohli has decided to step down as India’s T20I captain after the upcoming 2021 T20 World Cup in the UAE and Oman, in a bid to focus more on the role in the longer versions of the game. Kohli, the leading scorer in the format, led India in 45 T20Is so far, with the … Read more

IND vs NZ | India tour of New Zealand postponed to 2022

India will not tour New Zealand later this year for an ODI series as previously scheduled, due to a crowded calendar and COVID-19 related restrictions. India should have been quarantined for 14 days before playing three ODIs against the Blackcaps as part of the 2023 World Cup Super League. India will not tour New Zealand … Read more

Virat Kohli steps down as India T20I captain after T20 World Cup

Virat Kohli confirmed on Thursday, September 16, that he will step down as India’s T20I captain after the 2021 T20 World Championship in the UAE. The 32-year-old, who took over as captain from MS Dhoni in January 2017, will continue to lead the team in tests and ODIs. Kohli cited workload management as a major … Read more

T20 World Cup 2021 | Will try to replicate 2017 Champions Trophy final, Hasan Ali says on India-Pakistan T20 WC game

While Hasan Ali admitted that playing against India is always a game of pressure, he is hopeful that his team will repeat the feats of the 2017 Champions Trophy final against the arch-rivals at the upcoming 2021 T20 World Championship. face each other in a Super 12 meeting on October 24 in Dubai. While the … Read more

T20 World Cup 2021 | MS Dhoni still has the Midas touch and its presence will benefit India, says Farokh Engineer

Former India wicket-keeper Farokh Engineer believes that MS Dhoni, who has been appointed as the team’s mentor for the upcoming T20 World Cup in the UAE and Oman, is a valuable addition to the set-up. Engineer noted that Dhoni’s experience and calmness will be of great benefit to the team. MS Dhoni, the former India … Read more

IND vs ENG | Blaming Indian players for Manchester Test cancellation is unfair, claims VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman has stated that given the circumstances in which the Manchester Test between India and England was cancelled, it is not appropriate to point the finger at Indian players. Laxman explained how it can be very difficult for the players to play the game in such a mental state. The fifth test match between … Read more

BCCI confirms offer to play two additional T20Is in England in 2022

BCCI secretary Jay Shah has confirmed that the body has made a proposal to the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) for two additional T20Is in England next year to cover losses from the canceled Manchester Test. The two teams will play three ODIs and as many T20Is in July 2022. According to a Cricbuzz … Read more