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India find T20 pulse with Shivam Dube's promotion

The allrounder backed up his swagger with performance, and his elevation also showed India were ready to step out of their comfort zone

BCCI

Big deal for me to get to bat at No. 3 - Dube

Shivam Dube on his first international fifty and the opportunity to bat up the order

1:31

No total big enough if you field like that - Kohli

India captain unhappy with slew of dropped catches in first two T20Is, says fielding is something they need to be more 'brave' about

Sri Lanka tour of Pakistan

Squad announcement

Unbeaten streaks and unexpected triumphs - Pakistan's high points from 2009 to 2019

It's been a rollercoaster of a decade for the side where the highs have truly been exhilarating

Playing again would 'almost be like a debut' - Fawad Alam

Returning batsman confident of performing despite decade-long Test absence

Ranji Trophy 2019-20

India domestic news

'Winning matches and tournaments motivates me' - Agarwal

India's Test opener on the importance and the challenges of returning to domestic cricket

2:41

Ranji live blog - Gowtham blitz lifts Karnataka to 336

Newsfile: M Vijay fined for dissent against Karnataka

Keep this page handy to follow all the latest news updates ahead of the 2019-20 Ranji Trophy season

Top Headlines

Trans-Tasman series

Team Preview

Retaining the core 'probably the best way' - Langer on Test selection

While Australia might be more tested by NZ than they were by Pakistan, their top six are likely to remain

Time running out for Boult as day-night Test approaches

The left-arm quick is recovering from a side strain and is unclear if he will be fit to play the day-night Test in Perth

India v West Indies

2nd T20I, Thiruvananthapuram

A wrong 'un and an identity of his own for Hayden Walsh Jr.

He was West Indies' best bowler in the second T20I against India, but the best ball he bowled wasn't a wicket-taking one

Simmons does the RKO, out of nowhere

His return to international cricket was low key, but the opening batsman certainly made a mark in Hyderabad

CPL put me on the map - Hayden Walsh

Hayden Walsh on catching the selectors' eye in the CPL and being called Courtney Walsh

1:42

Big deal for me to get to bat at No. 3 - Dube

Shivam Dube on his first international fifty and the opportunity to bat up the order

1:31

Five reasons why: Simmons anchors WI chase to level series

3:03

Star Sports Match Point: Lara loves the Kohli-Williams rivalry

Brian Lara says he enjoyed the interaction between West Indies bowler Kesrick Williams and Virat Kohli

6:53

Day-night Test cricket

Pakistan news

PCB proposes day-night Karachi Test to Bangladesh

BCB says it is awaiting a security report and government directive before confirming participation

BCB hoping to gain clarity on Pakistan tour this week

The decision to tour hinges on security assessments which will be partly determined by the government

Corruption in cricket

Fixers face sentencing

Nasir Jamshed pleads guilty to bribery at PSL

Banned Pakistan batsman to be sentenced in February after pleading guilty at Manchester Crown Court

BPL 2019-20

BCB-run teams disregard board's own rules for squad composition

Every team had been asked to pick a 140kph-plus fast bowler and a legspinner in their line-ups

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