Yuvraj Singh likely to be ruled out of semi-finals against West Indies

Yuvraj Singh

India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh is likely to sit out of the second semi-final of the ongoing World T20 against the West Indies on Thursday due to an ankle injury. According to sources, the team management are sweating over the various options they have on the bench, including batsman Ajinkya Rahane and all-rounder Pawan Negi. Sources…

Clash of the titans! Virat Kohli v Chris Gayle in World T20 semi-finals

Virat Kohli v Chris Gayle

Chris Gayle is determined to grab the World Twenty20 limelight back from in-form Virat Kohli when the West Indies and India clash in a mouthwatering semi-final in Mumbai on Thursday.  The destructive opener smashed an unbeaten century, which included 11 sixes, in the West Indies’ opening win against England but has only batted once since,…

India vs Australia will be an open game, says Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar

Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar refused to pick a favourite ahead of the crucial India vs Australia game in Mohali on Sunday. The former India captain his heart said India would win and make it to the semis but insisted that it would be a fairly open game. India and Australia will battle it out at…

Mahendra Singh Dhoni in awe of ‘fearless’ Hardik Pandya

Hardik Pandya

India rode on a matured batting performance from opening batsman Rohit Sharma to start the Asia Cup campaign with a win on Wednesday. After Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s men were put into bat on a green top, Bangladesh new-ball bowlers looked threatening in the early overs. It was Rohit who hung around while he was losing…

We are always a top contender when it comes to the shorter format: MS Dhoni

MS Dhoni

The emphatic triumph over Sri Lanka giving a perfect start to their World Twenty20 build-up, Indian captain MS Dhoni said his side will be one of the top contenders at the showpiece even though some top batsmen are yet to get enough time in the middle. Due to India’s deep batting, not all the batsmen have got enough runs…

Ravindra Jadeja gets engaged to Rajkot-based Reeva Solanki

Ravindra Jadeja gets engaged to Rajkot-based Reeva Solanki

Indian allrounder Ravindra Jadeja got engaged to mechanical engineer Reeva Solanki in a private ceremony in Rajkot today. Reeva completed her engineering degree at Atmiya College and is now preparing for UPSC examination in Delhi. Her mother Prafullaba Solanki is an Indian Railway employee while her father is a businessman. Earlier, Jadeja’s sister Naina confirmed…

Yuvraj Singh will feel less pressure as he plays more games: MS Dhoni

Yuvraj Singh and MSD

Yuvraj Singh’s cameo in the Sydney Twenty seems to have impressed India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni. He expects that the veteran left-hander would only get better as he plays more and more matches in the lead up to the ICC World Twenty20. The skipper also termed the team combination as the right mix of players going…

Suresh Raina joins Virat Kohli in elite list

Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina became the second Indian batsman after Virat Kohli to cross 1000 runs in T20 Internationals in the course of his impressive innings against Australia in the first of three matches at the Adelaide Oval today. Raina was dropped from the Indian ODI side for the five-match series against Australia after a poor series…

Yuvraj Singh has always been special: Sandeep Patil

Yuvraj Singh

Indian selector Sandeep Patil stated on Saturday, that Yuvraj Singh has always been special as a player. The selectors on Saturday felt it was the right time for the 2011 World Cup hero Yuvraj, to get back in the side given his form which has been consistent in the ongoing Vijay Hazare Trophy. Yuvraj was…