Mane, Gambhir lead Indian fightback
Mane, Gambhir lead Indian fightback

After being dismissed for 231 and conceding a lead of 168 runs, India fought back gallantly to finish at 241 for no loss, at the end of the third day's play in the second `Test' match being played between India Under-19s and England Under-19s at the

Second `Test' ends in tame draw
Second `Test' ends in tame draw

The second `Test' between India and England Under-19s ended in a tame draw on the fourth and final day at the MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai, on Tuesday

Mane's unbeaten century puts India in command
Mane's unbeaten century puts India in command

India Under-19s are in the driver's seat, with Vinayak Mane unbeaten on a classy 114 at close of play on the second day at the Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium in Hyderabad, on Sunday

India U19s win on Ratra's blitz and Vidyut's spin
India U19s win on Ratra's blitz and Vidyut's spin

India Under-19s beat the visiting England Under-19s by 28 runs in the third and final One-Dayer at the Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium, Hyderabad on Tuesday

Australia and Pakistan prepare for the desert storm
Australia and Pakistan prepare for the desert storm

Australia hold the advantage going into the second Test against Pakistan at Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium.

Kanitkar, Hirwani rise to dizzy domestic heights
Kanitkar, Hirwani rise to dizzy domestic heights

Hrishikesh Hemant Kanitkar is one of those players who could never hold on to his place in the Indian team

Make or break at Harare for the Indian batsmen
Make or break at Harare for the Indian batsmen

After surrendering so meekly on the lively tracks in New Zealand, skipper Sourav Ganguly sounded philosophical about the dismal performance by the Indian batsmen

The seven-batsman theory might be in jeopardy
The seven-batsman theory might be in jeopardy

Ever since that spectacular run chase against England in the NatWest final at Lord's, India has firmly believed in playing seven batsmen with Rahul Dravid doing the duties of a wicketkeeper too

Week of disgrace for Australian cricket
Week of disgrace for Australian cricket

Cricket has been shamed for the second time in a week

Darren Lehmann deserves no sympathy
Darren Lehmann deserves no sympathy

The long hand of justice sometimes gets a bit too short, letting the guilty escape from the deserved punishment

West Indies take command of Chittagong Test
West Indies take command of Chittagong Test

After the debacle in the first Test in Dhaka, not much was expected of the young and inexperienced Bangladesh team that squared up to the West Indies in the second Test at the MA Aziz Stadium in Chittagong

Ranji one-dayers kick off in North Zone
Ranji one-dayers kick off in North Zone

There were wins for Delhi, Punjab and Haryana in the first round of the Ranji one-day North Zone league matches played on Wednesday

Canny Kapali fails to stave off defeat
Canny Kapali fails to stave off defeat

West Indies are on a roll, winning their second ODI series in the space of ten days

Sarwan, Drakes shine in West Indies victory
Sarwan, Drakes shine in West Indies victory

Good things certainly come to those who wait

Sarwan scripts thrilling last-ball win
Sarwan scripts thrilling last-ball win

The Keenan Stadium in Jamshedpur witnessed the coming of age of Ramnaresh Sarwan, who played a memorable knock to pull of a sensational last-ball win for West Indies

Parthiv Patel - Eyes on the ball
Parthiv Patel - Eyes on the ball

Every nation needs its icons, and in the Indian ethos, the rise to fame is particularly meteoric - here today, gone tomorrow, as it were

Cultural issues cloud player representation issue
Cultural issues cloud player representation issue

Any player representative recognition by the International Cricket Council (ICC) has to be when all Test players are represented by that body

ICC determined to resolve sponsorship issue by November
ICC determined to resolve sponsorship issue by November

Resolving sponsorship issues and players' concerns are a priority for International Cricket Council administrators

Ponting confident Australia has found its all-rounder
Ponting confident Australia has found its all-rounder

Australia's one-day captain Ricky Ponting is convinced that Shane Watson's progress is such that the search for a quality all-rounder is almost over for the world champions

Shane Bond sees McGrath and Pollock as role models
Shane Bond sees McGrath and Pollock as role models

After demolishing Bangladesh with a brilliant spell of fast bowling and capturing four wickets, Shane Bond told the media that he was not too happy with his rhythm