Sidharth Monga

Assistant editor at ESPNcricinfo

Amit Mishra, Harbhajan Singh and Ishant Sharma bowl at the nets

India in Sri Lanka 2015

Veterans' inclusions mock India's spin reserves

Admirable as it is that two experienced spinners have shown enough fitness to be allowed a comeback at this age, experts are not happy with what this says about the team's future

Ahmed Shehzad drives down the ground

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 4th ODI, Colombo

Shehzad, bowlers give Pakistan series

Pakistan registered their first series win in Sri Lanka in nine years through yet another ruthless performance

MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli share a laugh after India's win over Bangladesh

Dhoni and Kohli: a clash of ideologies?

The personalities and philosophies of India's two captains could not be more different. That makes for a tricky situation, which India's cricket administration must handle well

Amit Mishra bowls

New Mishra swaps pressure for enjoyment

In his latest avatar, the Indian legspinner not only understands his craft better but also refuses to get bogged down by rejection

Ajinkya Rahane creams one through the covers

India in Zimbabwe 2015

Unexpected captaincy offers Rahane ODI revival

A week ago in Bangladesh, he couldn't even make the XI. But now that he has been asked to lead, Rahane has the opportunity to play his own game and make a case for himself in limited overs

Mohammed Shami finds a reason to smile

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Shami played through pain at World Cup

Mohammed Shami, who has been out of action since the World Cup, has revealed that he bowled through pain and injury during the tournament

MS Dhoni and India crashed out of the World Cup

Bangladesh v India, 2nd ODI, Mirpur

Dhoni dismisses calls to give up captaincy

MS Dhoni has hit back at his critics, saying the captaincy was a responsibility he was given and not something he craved or clung to

The two captains shake hands after the match

Bangladesh v India, 1st ODI, Mirpur

Dhoni-Mustafizur collision a test of rule interpretations

A collision between MS Dhoni and debutant Mustafizur Rahman during Bangladesh's victory over India will test the umpires' interpretation of events and the way ICC reacts to it

Dark clouds loom over the Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium

Bangladesh v India, only Test, Fatullah, 5th day

Ashwin five-for bright spot in damp draw

Once the first session of the final day was washed out, the draw was inevitable, but India gave a glimpse into the possibilities had this match not lost 248 overs to rain by bowling Bangladesh out for 256 and enforcing a follow-on