India vs Australia: Shami, Bumrah might be rotated during white-ball series, hints Kohli | Cricket News – Times of India

SYDNEY: The workload of premier fast bowlers Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami is of paramount importance to India captain Virat Kohli and he said it will be closely monitored and managed during the white-ball series against Australia to keep them in good shape for the Tests. It is expected that Shami and Bumrah, in the … Read more India vs Australia: Shami, Bumrah might be rotated during white-ball series, hints Kohli | Cricket News – Times of India

Ishant Sharma ruled out of Australia tour, Rohit Sharma still in contention

Hours after India captain Virat Kohli revealed that the team management was confounded by the absence of both Rohit Sharma and Ishant Sharma in Australia, the BCCI sent a media release on Thursday midnight, stating that the batsman still remains in contention, but seamer has been ruled out of the four-match Test series starting in … Read more Ishant Sharma ruled out of Australia tour, Rohit Sharma still in contention

It is confusing, difficult to understand: Virat Kohli on ICC’s decision to alter WTC points system | Cricket News – Times of India

SYDNEY: India skipper Virat Kohli on Thursday questioned the ICC for altering the points system of the inaugural World Test Championship (WTC), saying the change is “confusing” and the governing body has a lot to explain. India slipped to the second position in the standings of the ongoing World Test Championship (WTC) after the ICC … Read more It is confusing, difficult to understand: Virat Kohli on ICC’s decision to alter WTC points system | Cricket News – Times of India

We have lost a genius: Kohli on Maradona

Virat Kohli remembered Diego Maradona, who passed away on Wednesday, as someone who inspired people from every discipline. “It’s a sad day for sport, and obviously for football. We have lost a genius. We have lost someone who has inspired people across generations and walks of life. “People were mesmerised watching him play and that … Read more We have lost a genius: Kohli on Maradona

India in Australia | A storied rivalry looks to add more engrossing chapters

Friday’s ODI will mark India’s return to international cricket after eight months; will face a hungry Australia desperate for revenge after the 2018-19 loss Down Under In a year that witnessed a virus forcing mankind to be static, it is time for Indian cricket to get back on the rails. The southern hemisphere beckons and … Read more India in Australia | A storied rivalry looks to add more engrossing chapters

Ind vs Aus: Rohit, Ishant’s comeback in Australia series uncertain, says Virat Kohli

Indian cricket team skipper Virat Kohli on November 26 said that there is uncertainty about whether Rohit Sharma and Ishant Sharma would be able to make it to the Australia series owing to their injuries. Virat said, “If Rohit and Ishant had traveled to Australia, it would have increased their chances of playing the Test … Read more Ind vs Aus: Rohit, Ishant’s comeback in Australia series uncertain, says Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli: Younger players will feature a lot in Australia tour

India will look to play the younger members of their squad throughout the Australia tour, their captain, Virat Kohli, said on the eve of the first ODI. India will be playing three ODIs, three T20Is and four Tests on a tour that stretches till January 19. Also fitted into that schedule are two three-day warm-up … Read more Virat Kohli: Younger players will feature a lot in Australia tour

India vs Australia: No clarity at All on Injury Issues of Rohit & Ishant, Says Virat Kohli

India captain Virat Kohli on the eve of the first One-day International against Australia on Thursday said that there had been no clarity on the injuries of Rohit Sharma and Ishant Sharma and that had they been undergoing rehab with the squad in Australia, like Wriddhiman Saha, it would have increased their chances of playing … Read more India vs Australia: No clarity at All on Injury Issues of Rohit & Ishant, Says Virat Kohli

India have quality player in Mayank Agarwal to replace Rohit Sharma: Aaron Finch | Cricket News – Times of India

SYDNEY: Australian skipper Aaron Finch on Thursday said India have enough quality in their ODI squad to replace a great batsman like Rohit Sharma, who is back home nursing a hamstring injury. Rohit, who suffered the injury during the IPL, is only expected to feature in the Test series starting December 17. The in-form Mayank … Read more India have quality player in Mayank Agarwal to replace Rohit Sharma: Aaron Finch | Cricket News – Times of India

Back in Blue: Rohit-less India venture into unknown against mighty Australia | Cricket News – Times of India

SYDNEY: A new world and a different shade of retro blue awaits a circumspect Indian cricket team which re-enters the international arena without a white-ball colossus in Rohit Sharma, facing the might of a menacing Australia in the first ODI here on Friday. The absence of an injured Rohit Sharma will certainly leave a gaping … Read more Back in Blue: Rohit-less India venture into unknown against mighty Australia | Cricket News – Times of India