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Two bad games in the IPL was all that it took for premier Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin to realise that bowling in T20s was not as easy as he assumed it to be, the reality hitting him like a "hard slap" a decade back.

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday expressed his condolences on the death of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. “Extremely sad to hear of the passing away of Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee, our former Prime Minister and a true Indian statesman. His leadership, foresight, maturity and eloquence put him in a league of his …

Birmingham: Test Cricket is very unpredictable and so has been witnessed in the opening Test between England and India at the Edgbaston Cricket ground here, where former has given a solid 194-run target to the latter. A magical over by Ishant Sharma put India right on top of the match with top six English batsmen …

New Delhi: Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin managed to pull back the Sri Lankans with the wicket of centurion Angelo Mathews as the tourists posted 270/4 at tea on Day 3 of the third and final cricket Test at the Feroz Shah Kotla here on Monday. At the break, skipper Dinesh Chandimal was unbeaten on 98 with …

New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday announced a 16-member squad for the first three ODIs of the five-match series against Australia, beginning September 17. The MKS Prasad-led selection committee once again rested R Ashwin and R Jadeja and also left out Shardul Thakur. After giving fine performances in …

Kandy: India registered an emphatic victory in third and final Test against Sri Lanka to complete its first ever clean sweep over the hosts in history. Lankans fell 171 runs short while following on, as after being wrapped up for mere 135 runs in the first inning in reply to India’s huge total of 487 …

Dharamsala: Indian bowlers scripted a dramatic turnaround on the third day of the fourth and final Test being played at Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association stadium here on Monday, by wrapping up the visiting Australian team for mere 137 runs in the third inning of the match. At Stumps, India (19/0) looked breezing towards to the 106-run …

New Delhi: Following their remarkable performance in the second Test against Australia, Indian Cricket team spin duo R Ashwin and R Jadeja have scripted a history by attaining the top spot jointly in the ICC Test rankings. This is after nine years that any spin pair has held the top spot jointly. Earlier, South African …