Great to get back to business: Ravi Shastri on preparations for Australia series | Cricket News – Times of India

SYDNEY (Australia): Indian cricket team’s head coach Ravi Shastri on Wednesday said that it is “great to get back to business” as the Virat Kohli-led team continued its preparations for the series against Australia. India are scheduled to play three ODIs, three T20Is and four Tests on their tour of Australia, starting with the first … Read more Great to get back to business: Ravi Shastri on preparations for Australia series | Cricket News – Times of India

Touring Indian cricketers clear Covid-19 test, begin physical training | Cricket News – Times of India

SYDNEY: Gearing up for a gruelling tour of Australia, the Indian team on Saturday began outdoor training with a light session after the entire contingent tested negative for Covid-19. Several cricketers who recently competed in the Indian Premier League in the UAE, including Hardik Pandya, Prithvi Shaw and Mohammed Siraj, attended the session at Blacktown … Read more Touring Indian cricketers clear Covid-19 test, begin physical training | Cricket News – Times of India

Siraj and Shardul to fight for fifth pacer’s slot for Test series Down Under | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Hyderabad’s Mohammed Siraj will fight it out with Mumbai’s Shardul Thakur to claim the fifth bowler’s spot in the Tests format for the upcoming Australia tour while Gujarat left-arm spinner Axar Patel is also likely to be in contention for a place in India’s consolidated squad. With the two white ball series (T20Is … Read more Siraj and Shardul to fight for fifth pacer’s slot for Test series Down Under | Cricket News – Times of India

IPL 2020: We needed an extra batsman, says SRH captain David Warner after CSK defeat | Cricket News – Times of India

DUBAI: Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) lost to Chennai Super Kings (CSK) by 20 runs on Tuesday, and the SRH skipper David Warner feels that the side required the services of an extra batsman. SCORECARD | POINTS TABLE | FIXTURESSRH, chasing 168 to win, needed 46 runs in the last three overs and smashed 19 runs in … Read more IPL 2020: We needed an extra batsman, says SRH captain David Warner after CSK defeat | Cricket News – Times of India

IPL 2020: MS Dhoni Protests Wide Call, and Why Umpire Paul Reiffel is Within His Rights to Change His Mind

The Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad IPL 2020 match saw a dramatic incident in the 19th over of SRH”s chase, where umpire Paul Reiffel began to stretch his arms to call a wide and then decided against it even as MS Dhoni and Shardul Thakur began protesting the call. IPL 2020 ORANGE CAP  |  … Read more IPL 2020: MS Dhoni Protests Wide Call, and Why Umpire Paul Reiffel is Within His Rights to Change His Mind

Rayudu comeback big boost as CSK take on upbeat Sunrisers Hyderabad

CSK and Sunrisers Hyderabad (since inception) have traditionally been two of the most balanced sides in most IPL editions. Ambati Rayudu’s much-awaited comeback will be a shot in the arm for an under-pressure Chennai Super Kings when they take on Sunrisers Hyderabad, who have shown resilience after early setbacks, in the IPL here on Friday. … Read more Rayudu comeback big boost as CSK take on upbeat Sunrisers Hyderabad

Yuvraj, Shastri lead wishes as Chahal turns 30 | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Cricket fraternity on Thursday took to social media to wish India spinner Yuzvendra Chahal on his 30th birthday. Chahal is known for his antics on and off the field and he received similar birthday wishes from his current and former teammates. Head coach Ravi Shastri was one of the first ones to wish … Read more Yuvraj, Shastri lead wishes as Chahal turns 30 | Cricket News – Times of India