Shashank Kishore

Senior sub-editor, ESPNcricinfo


Calmer and stronger KL Rahul hopes for Test revival at scene of his last Test century
Calmer and stronger KL Rahul hopes for Test revival at scene of his last Test century

He hasn't played much red-ball cricket of late, but finds himself in the mix for a go in the England series

Haseeb Hameed hits ton as Indian bowlers get solid workout
Haseeb Hameed hits ton as Indian bowlers get solid workout

Umesh Yadav and Mohammed Siraj pick up five wickets between them to earn the visitors a 91-run lead

Dhawan: 'Competition for the opening slot is a very good thing'
Dhawan: 'Competition for the opening slot is a very good thing'

Limited-overs captain says no chats with team management in England about player selection have happened yet

Bhuvneshwar: I'm not prioritising white-ball cricket over red-ball cricket
Bhuvneshwar: I'm not prioritising white-ball cricket over red-ball cricket

India fast bowler "just working normally, trying to prepare in a way that I'm ready for all formats"

Ramesh Powar wants to widen India Women's fast-bowling pool ahead of 2022 World Cup
Ramesh Powar wants to widen India Women's fast-bowling pool ahead of 2022 World Cup

The India Women head coach also wants the team to improve its middle-overs batting

1983 World Cup winner Yashpal Sharma dies aged 66
1983 World Cup winner Yashpal Sharma dies aged 66

He was the second-highest run-getter for India at the tournament

Sheldon Jackson set to return to Saurashtra after stint with Puducherry
Sheldon Jackson set to return to Saurashtra after stint with Puducherry

Senior batsman has got NOC and is available for selection for his home team immediately

Azharuddin part of BCCI's working group to oversee 2021-22 domestic season
Azharuddin part of BCCI's working group to oversee 2021-22 domestic season

Formulating a compensation plan for domestic players the top priority

'Playing Test cricket my most cherished memory', Pankaj Singh says after announcing retirement
'Playing Test cricket my most cherished memory', Pankaj Singh says after announcing retirement

Singh said he had to listen to his body after a bout of Covid-19 left him feeling weak

Sri Lanka-India series to begin on July 18; new fixtures announced
Sri Lanka-India series to begin on July 18; new fixtures announced

The ODIs will now be played on July 18, 20 and 23, followed by the T20Is on July 25, 27 and 29

No domestic bliss: Indian cricketers wait for upswing after lost year
No domestic bliss: Indian cricketers wait for upswing after lost year

Covid-19 was bad enough, but mixed messages and indifference on the part of the BCCI have made matters worse

Rahul Dravid: Winning series against Sri Lanka the priority
Rahul Dravid: Winning series against Sri Lanka the priority

Coach says even if younger players don't get game-time, tour will be a great learning opportunity

BCCI to form committee to compensate senior male domestic cricketers
BCCI to form committee to compensate senior male domestic cricketers

Board also pledges INR 10 crore to help support athletes ahead of 2020 Tokyo Olympics

India and New Zealand face off in the inaugural World Test Championship final
India and New Zealand face off in the inaugural World Test Championship final

The two sides will contest for the title in Southampton from June 18. ESPNcricinfo tells you why it's important

WTC final: Umesh Yadav among five pacers in India's 15 as Shardul Thakur misses out
WTC final: Umesh Yadav among five pacers in India's 15 as Shardul Thakur misses out

Shardul Thakur, Washington Sundar, Axar Patel, Mayank Agarwal and KL Rahul left out

Lack of warm-up fixtures 'a bit of a disadvantage', says Cheteshwar Pujara
Lack of warm-up fixtures 'a bit of a disadvantage', says Cheteshwar Pujara

"Test cricket needs to survive, and a WTC format helps where every Test, every series is important"

Chetan Sakariya - 'Would have been happy just going to Sri Lanka as a net bowler'
Chetan Sakariya - 'Would have been happy just going to Sri Lanka as a net bowler'

Sakariya and Gaikwad talk about their maiden India call-up and what they're most looking forward to in Sri Lanka

Babar Azam 85* in vain as Rilee Rossouw, Khushdil Shah lead Multan Sultans to 12-run win
Babar Azam 85* in vain as Rilee Rossouw, Khushdil Shah lead Multan Sultans to 12-run win

Needing to win nearly every game for play-off contention, Imran Tahir also plays starring role

New Mumbai coach Muzumdar's top priority: Getting the team 'back on track in red-ball cricket'
New Mumbai coach Muzumdar's top priority: Getting the team 'back on track in red-ball cricket'

Muzumdar takes over from Powar who is now the head coach of India Women

Smit Patel quits BCCI system to 'carve out a second coming of sorts' in America
Smit Patel quits BCCI system to 'carve out a second coming of sorts' in America

The first stop is the Caribbean where he'll play in the upcoming CPL for the Barbados Tridents