Shreyas Iyer becomes first Indian to score century and half-century on Test debut | Cricket News – Times of India

KANPUR: Shreyas Iyer on Sunday grew to become the primary Indian to attain a century and a half-century on Check debut. Iyer slammed his maiden Check century (105) on Day 2 of the Kanpur Check in India’s first innings towards New Zealand on Friday. He then grew to become the sixteenth Indian to attain a … Read more

Now I can invite Pravin sir for dinner at home: Shreyas Iyer | Cricket News – Times of India

KANPUR: Shreyas Iyer on Friday earned the best to ask his coach Pravin Amre for dinner at his dwelling, having fulfilled a situation the previous India participant had imposed on his protege, by scoring 100 on Check debut. Lengthy earlier than Iyer marked his maiden Check with a century, Amre had instructed him that he … Read more

Inzamam-ul-Haq: India were scared in T20 World Cup match against Pakistan | Cricket News – Times of India

KARACHI: India misplaced their T20 World Cup opener to Pakistan as a result of their gamers have been beneath strain even earlier than the toss, Pakistan’s most capped participant Inzamam-ul-Haq has stated. “After I noticed Virat Kohli and Babar Azam on the toss it was evident the Indians have been beneath a whole lot of … Read more

With Iyer, Gill scoring runs, pressure mounts on Pujara-Rahane duo ahead of South Africa tour | Cricket News – Times of India

KANPUR: Time is operating out for Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane after one other failure and this time, in fairly conducive dwelling situations in opposition to an assault which wasn’t half as threatening as Australia and England. Each Pujara and Rahane squandered respectable begins on a day when the willows of debutant Shreyas Iyer and … Read more

‘Good start to Test career’: Rohit Sharma lauds Shreyas Iyer | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: India T20I skipper Rohit Sharma on Thursday lauded Shreyas Iyer for having a unbelievable begin to his Check profession. At stumps on Day 1, India’s rating learn 258/4 with Iyer (75*) and Jadeja (50*) at the moment unbeaten on the crease. Shubman Gill additionally managed to attain 52 however he was dismissed by … Read more

1st Test: All eyes on Ajinkya Rahane as ‘second string’ India take on gutsy New Zealand | Cricket News – Times of India

KANPUR: A captain battling existential disaster, a veteran pacer about to be phased out and a white-ball maverick making an attempt to earn his red-ball stripes makes for a heady mixture as Ajinkya Rahane‘s second-string India intention to dimension up a gritty New Zealand in first Check beginning Thursday. Rahane, along with his profession on … Read more

EXCLUSIVE: Best part about Rahul Dravid and Rohit Sharma is that the communication is absolutely clear: Venkatesh Iyer | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: ‘One step at a time’ – that is the mantra Venkatesh Iyer needs to observe after his India debut. Iyer was chosen for the three-match T20I collection in opposition to New Zealand and scored 36 runs in 3 matches at a median of 18.00 and took one wicket within the 3 overs he … Read more

India vs New Zealand: You may find us playing three spinners, says NZ coach Gary Stead | Cricket News – Times of India

KANPUR: New Zealand coach Gary Stead has hinted that if the situations demand, the visiting facet might area three specialist spinners towards India within the first Check, beginning right here on Thursday. Stead additionally feels that their two-Check collection towards India will not function the sort of tracks that England received in Ahmedabad throughout their … Read more

With Shubman Gill set for new middle-order slot, India to modify Test match ploy | Cricket News – Times of India

KANPUR: The Indian group administration, in all probability, will ask the gifted Shubman Gill to bat within the middle-order within the upcoming Check collection towards New Zealand to see if the teen can tackle the assault within the absence of massive weapons, if required. It’s understood that Shubman has been instructed that he would bat … Read more

Ravichandran Ashwin is always an attacking option for a captain, says Rohit Sharma | Cricket News – Times of India

KOLKATA: Ravichandran Ashwin is “all the time an attacking possibility” within the center overs of a T20I match when a workforce wants wickets, India captain Rohit Sharma mentioned of the seasoned off-spinner. Rohit, the newly-appointed T20 skipper, picked his workforce’s bowling as the most important optimistic within the 3-0 sweep of New Zealand. Having made … Read more