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New Zealand in India 2016-17

How India's attack thrives under pressure

Nov 8, 2017: The skill of the bowlers and the faith imposed in them has allowed India to defend totals against strong batting line-ups and fight back from some losing positions

Vishal Dikshit

India v New Zealand, 3rd ODI, Kanpur

Sustained pressure helps India break pattern

Oct 30, 2017: India's tendency to lose while defending big totals in good batting conditions was halted in Kanpur because of small changes at crucial junctures

Sidharth Monga in Kanpur

New Zealand in India 2017-18

How Chahal bests the biggest hitters

Oct 27, 2017: The legspinner doesn't turn the ball too much, but by bowling full and out of the reach of batsmen looking for quick runs, he has been able to get the better of them

Sidharth Monga

New Zealand in India 2017-18

Rotation deepening India's bowling pool

Oct 24, 2017: India's policy of resting and rotating their bowlers over the last few months has helped them build a broad collection of quicks and spinners for different formats, keeping them match-fit while ensuring no one has been overburdened

Vishal Dikshit

Australia in India 2017

Missing pieces gradually fall into place for India

Oct 2, 2017: A finisher, two wristspinners and four quality seamers are filling the gaps in India's ODI resources, allowing the team greater flexibility in strategy and more belief in their depth

Alagappan Muthu

India v Australia, 4th ODI, Bengaluru

Chahal looks to build on Chinnaswamy success story

Sep 27, 2017: Bengaluru's M Chinnaswamy Stadium, with its short boundaries, is a spinner's nightmare. But for Chahal, it's a ground where he thrives

Alagappan Muthu

India v Australia, 3rd ODI, Indore

How India tamed the Maxwell monster

Sep 25, 2017: Over the course of the first three ODIs, Glenn Maxwell has managed only 58 runs while falling three times to the same bowler, Yuzvendra Chahal. What are the cunning plans behind India's success against him?

Alagappan Muthu and Gaurav Sundararaman

India v Australia, 2nd ODI, Kolkata

Kuldeep, Chahal, and cracking the India XI

Sep 19, 2017: The two wristspinners lend edge and variety to the attack but they might be in direct competition with each other in a settled Indian team

Alagappan Muthu in Kolkata

Sri Lanka v India, 5th ODI, Colombo

Kohli credits Bumrah, spinners for series sweep

Sep 4, 2017: India's captain was also pleased with his batsmen and said the next step was to introduce some flexibility

Andrew Fidel Fernando in Colombo

IPL 2017

All-time IPL XI : The spinners

Apr 22, 2017: Pick your two spinners for our all-time IPL XI and help put together the team with our panel of experts

ESPNcricinfo staff

Countdown: 1 day to go

The best bargains

Apr 4, 2017: Big money is spent at every IPL auction, but many players, bought for lesser amounts, have proven to be just as effective

ESPNcricinfo staff

Indian Premier League 2017

Knocking on (national) eleven's door

Mar 18, 2017: The IPL has catapulted many unknown faces on to the international scene over the years. Here are ten of IPL's best finds

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India v England, 3rd T20I, Bangalore

Yuzvendra Chahal spins England out of contest

Feb 2, 2017: Yuzvendra Chahal claimed career-best figures of 6 for 25 to help India thrash England by 75 runs in the third and final Twenty20 International played in Bangalore on Wednesday.

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India v England, 3rd T20I, Bangalore

From sidekick to hero: Chahal steals the show

Feb 2, 2017: Opportunities have been far and few at the first-class level, but becoming an IPL regular has breathed life into Yuzvendra Chahal's yet flourishing limited-overs career

Deivarayan Muthu in Bangalore

India v England, 3rd T20I, Bangalore

Kohli hails Chahal after Indian record T20 haul seals win

Feb 1, 2017: India captain Virat Kohli praised Yuzvendra Chahal as someone who "never says no" to bowling in any situation after the legspinner took 6 for 25 in India's 75-run win over England at Bangalore

Deivarayan Muthu in Bangalore

India v England, 3rd T20, Bangalore

Record bowling figures for India, and a near-record collapse from England

Feb 1, 2017:

Bharath Seervi

India v England, 3rd T20I, Bangalore

Chahal takes 6, England lose 8 for 8

Feb 1, 2017: Yuzvendra Chahal returned the stunning figures of 6 for 25 in four overs - the best by an Indian bowler in T20I history, and the third best overall - as England's batsmen capitulated in woeful fashion at the end of a long and fruitless tour

The Report by Andrew Miller

Ranji Trophy 2016-17

Yuzvendra Chahal's stock on the rise

Nov 12, 2016: After having spent a better part of the last seven years on the fringes, the Haryana legspinner is finally graduating from being a short-format option to an all-weather bowler

Arun Venugopal

Ranji Trophy 2016-17, Group C

Siva Kumar five-for gives Andhra sizeable lead

Oct 28, 2016: A round-up of the Ranji Trophy Group C matches played on October 28, 2016

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Ranji Trophy 2016-17, Group C, 4th round, 1st day

Rahul Singh's maiden ton drives Services; Chhattisgarh impress

Oct 27, 2016: A round-up of the opening day of Group C matches in the fourth round of the 2016-17 Ranji Trophy

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