Varun Shetty

Sub-editor, ESPNcricinfo


As it happened - Australia vs India, 4th Test, Brisbane, 1st day
As it happened - Australia vs India, 4th Test, Brisbane, 1st day

Join us for updates, analysis and colour from the first day of the Brisbane Test

Marnus Labuschagne ton puts Australia in charge as India pay for drops
Marnus Labuschagne ton puts Australia in charge as India pay for drops

T Natarajan and Washington Sundar both made their Test debuts, claiming their maiden wicket.

Ajinkya Rahane lauds India's 'character', 'tough one to swallow' for Tim Paine
Ajinkya Rahane lauds India's 'character', 'tough one to swallow' for Tim Paine

India captain expects Rishabh Pant to be fit for the series-deciding fourth Test in Brisbane

As it happened - Australia vs India, 3rd Test, Sydney, 3rd day
As it happened - Australia vs India, 3rd Test, Sydney, 3rd day

Join us for updates, analysis and colour from the third day of the Sydney Test

Pat Cummins, Steven Smith and Marnus Labuschagne put India on the back foot
Pat Cummins, Steven Smith and Marnus Labuschagne put India on the back foot

India's batting innings was hurt by three run-outs on day three

Joe Burns, Joe Denly, Mujeeb Ur Rahman play key roles in Brisbane Heat's win
Joe Burns, Joe Denly, Mujeeb Ur Rahman play key roles in Brisbane Heat's win

Heat take all available points against second-placed Sydney Thunder and move to sixth on the table

Dale Steyn makes himself unavailable for IPL 2021
Dale Steyn makes himself unavailable for IPL 2021

The South Africa pacer emphasised that he wasn't retiring though

Umesh Yadav ruled out of Test series with calf injury
Umesh Yadav ruled out of Test series with calf injury

He had limped off the field during the second Test at the MCG

Australia eye unassailable lead against unsettled India
Australia eye unassailable lead against unsettled India

Without Kohli, an unsettled opening pair, and a stand-in captain, India are now comparable to the 2018-19 Australian team

Overseas debuts: Saini, Siraj better placed than their predecessors
Overseas debuts: Saini, Siraj better placed than their predecessors

Mithun, Unadkat, Vinay, Pankaj, Karn are all domestic stalwarts who have struggled on their debuts overseas. That trend could change

Fact or myth: Does twilight really make a difference in day-night Tests?
Fact or myth: Does twilight really make a difference in day-night Tests?

Also, when is the best time to score runs in Adelaide? Do spinners have an advantage with the pink ball?

Gill as opener, Pant as keeper - Gavaskar, Border give their views on India's XI
Gill as opener, Pant as keeper - Gavaskar, Border give their views on India's XI

The former players, after whom the trophy is named, feel Prithvi Shaw is playing 'too many' shots at the start

Kuldeep Yadav backs spin for pink-ball Test: 'Difficult to read spinners at night'
Kuldeep Yadav backs spin for pink-ball Test: 'Difficult to read spinners at night'

The wristspinner on how spin-bowling variations under lights can help the visitors, and his learnings from Shane Warne

BCCI: Rohit Sharma 'clinically fit' but must work on his endurance while in quarantine
BCCI: Rohit Sharma 'clinically fit' but must work on his endurance while in quarantine

The senior batsman has been given a detailed training programme for his 14 days of quarantine in Sydney

Virat Kohli: Hardik Pandya must bowl to be a Test option again
Virat Kohli: Hardik Pandya must bowl to be a Test option again

Pandya was Player of the T20I Series against Australia but has not played a Test match since 2018

Kohli: Wade lbw review confusion a 'strange one', umpire said 'nothing can be done'
Kohli: Wade lbw review confusion a 'strange one', umpire said 'nothing can be done'

The incident took place in the 11th over with Wade being caught in front of leg stump by a Natarajan delivery

Shreyas Iyer 'overwhelmed' that Australia have devised a strategy for him
Shreyas Iyer 'overwhelmed' that Australia have devised a strategy for him

"They set attacking fields which really helps me to score runs, so I take advantage of that"

Balls of IPL 2020: Seven stunning deliveries that left a mark
Balls of IPL 2020: Seven stunning deliveries that left a mark

Featuring Natarajan's yorker, Bumrah's thunderbolt, Chakravarthy bamboozling Dhoni, and more

IPL 2020, Match Highlights: Kings XI Punjab vs Rajasthan Royals
IPL 2020, Match Highlights: Kings XI Punjab vs Rajasthan Royals

ESPNcricinfo's updates from the 50th match of IPL 2020

Talking Points - After two impossible chases, how did Rajasthan Royals fail to get 39 off 30?
Talking Points - After two impossible chases, how did Rajasthan Royals fail to get 39 off 30?

Also, is it time for Steven Smith to be dropped?