Saurabh Somani

Assistant editor, ESPNcricinfo


Suryakumar Yadav, bowlers help India make it 2-2
Suryakumar Yadav, bowlers help India make it 2-2

Thakur picked up three wickets; Pandya and Chahar chipped in with two each

Virat Kohli, Vikram Rathour back KL Rahul as India T20I opener
Virat Kohli, Vikram Rathour back KL Rahul as India T20I opener

Rahul has scored 1, 0 and 0, lasting a combined 14 balls across three innings this series

India's high risk, high reward tactics should be given a chance
India's high risk, high reward tactics should be given a chance

Batsmen show willingness to walk the talk, that it didn't come off doesn't make it wrong

Record-breaking Prithvi Shaw launches Mumbai into final
Record-breaking Prithvi Shaw launches Mumbai into final

Mumbai will face Uttar Pradesh in the final on March 14

India to shed caution for aggression, says Virat Kohli: 'I see us being much more positive from now'
India to shed caution for aggression, says Virat Kohli: 'I see us being much more positive from now'

"We want to be a side that plays free cricket, not have any baggage of lack of [batting] depth"

Prithvi Shaw's 185* puts Mumbai in semifinal; Uttar Pradesh beats Delhi
Prithvi Shaw's 185* puts Mumbai in semifinal; Uttar Pradesh beats Delhi

Mumbai set up high-voltage semi-final against Karnataka; UP to play Gujarat

Devdutt Padikkal's fourth successive ton propels Karnataka into semi-finals
Devdutt Padikkal's fourth successive ton propels Karnataka into semi-finals

Gujarat also make semis after captain Panchal's ton flattens Andhra

Ravi Shastri: 'Outstanding' Rishabh Pant 'worked his backside off'
Ravi Shastri: 'Outstanding' Rishabh Pant 'worked his backside off'

The India coach also hailed Washington Sundar for his "unbelievable composure and temperament"

Gujarat, Andhra, Karnataka qualify for Vijay Hazare Trophy quarter-finals
Gujarat, Andhra, Karnataka qualify for Vijay Hazare Trophy quarter-finals

A round-up of the Vijay Hazare Trophy Matches on Sunday, February 28

Afridi, Rashid one-two punch gives Qalandars victory
Afridi, Rashid one-two punch gives Qalandars victory

Bopara's half-century, Mahmood's double-strike in vain for Peshawar Zalmi

Naman Ojha retires from all formats of the game
Naman Ojha retires from all formats of the game

The wicketkeeper-batsman played one Test, one ODI and two T20Is in a long career

Mitchell Starc, Joe Root opt out of IPL 2021 auction; Shakib Al Hasan, Sreesanth in
Mitchell Starc, Joe Root opt out of IPL 2021 auction; Shakib Al Hasan, Sreesanth in

Dawid Malan, Marnus Labuschagne and Alex Hales, among others, also register for the auction

Marcus Stoinis' near-century, gravity-defying Andre Fletcher script Melbourne Stars victory
Marcus Stoinis' near-century, gravity-defying Andre Fletcher script Melbourne Stars victory

Ben McDdermott's outstanding 58-ball 91 goes in vain as Hobart Hurricanes lose by ten runs

'A very special effort' - Kane Williamson on Neil Wagner, who bowled with fractured toes
'A very special effort' - Kane Williamson on Neil Wagner, who bowled with fractured toes

NZ captain says the search for WTC points had made the team push harder for victory

Henry Nicholls makes the step up in Kane Williamson's absence
Henry Nicholls makes the step up in Kane Williamson's absence

"More than a hundred, I needed to bat longer," he says after overcoming form slump

Jason Holder: It's time we started delivering and stopped talking
Jason Holder: It's time we started delivering and stopped talking

"We need to look into the mirror and understand that we've got to fight a little harder"

Williamson, Southee, Wagner the stars of dominant New Zealand victory
Williamson, Southee, Wagner the stars of dominant New Zealand victory

West Indies lost by an innings and 134 runs despite a rearguard by Jermaine Blackwood and Alzarri Joseph

Kane Williamson, Tom Latham put New Zealand in control
Kane Williamson, Tom Latham put New Zealand in control

The duo put on a masterclass of negotiating potentially tough conditions

India search for balance with series on the line
India search for balance with series on the line

Australia may be thinking about handing a debut to the highly rated Cameron Green

'If there's a team Mumbai Indians wouldn't want to play in the final, it would be us' - Ricky Ponting
'If there's a team Mumbai Indians wouldn't want to play in the final, it would be us' - Ricky Ponting

Powerplay batting has been Delhi Capitals' problem, but Marcus Stoinis opening might have solved that, says the head coach