A 15-member Indian cricket squad, led by newly appointed Ajinkya Rahane, on Tuesday left for Zimbabwe tour to play three one-dayers and two Twenty20 Internationals.
On eve of departure to Zimbabwe for three ODIs and two Twenty20Is, Mumbai's new India skipper says he is confident of his leadership skills and will back his instincts throughout
India wicketkeeper-batsman Robin Uthappa said yesterday the Zimbabwe tour call-up was an opportunity he was waiting for the last three-four years, adding he would try to utilise the chance to cement his place in the side
India's ODI captain for Zimbabwe tour, Ajinkya Rahane on Monday said that he is looking forward to the Zimbabwe tour where all 15 players are important in the squad and there is no difference between seniors and juniors. Rahane also had a word of praise for Harbhajan Singh, who makes his ODI comeback after four years.
India's ODI captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni's critical comments about Ajinkya Rahane's batting in 50-over format may have raised a lot of eyebrows but the stand-in captain himself has decided to take his senior's feedback in a "positive manner and move on"
Leg-spinner Karn Sharma has fractured his left middle finger and was on Monday ruled out of India's limited overs tour to Zimbabwe starting from Friday
India's new ODI captain Ajinkya Rahane has insisted that he wants to emulate a blend of Mahendra Singh Dhoni's calmness, Virat Kohli's aggression and Rahul Dravid's composure in his new role in the upcoming series against Zimbabwe.
Named captain for the tour of Zimbabwe, says he would like to take Dhoni's calmness and Kohli's controlled aggression into the field when he wears the skipper's hat in the upcoming limited-overs series
"Biggest load of bull**** I have been hearing", Indian cricket team's director Ravi Shastri said yesterday, dismissing reports of a rift between Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Virat Kohli
Former India skipper and ex-chief selector Dilip Vengsarkar on Tuesday hailed batsman Ajinkya Rahane, who was named Indian team's captain for the Zimbabwe series, as a consistent performer who has come of age, and said he will gain valuable experience in his new role
Selectors appoint Rahane, who was dropped from the playing XI in the last series against Bangladesh, to lead India in Zimbabwe ODIs
The Secretary of BCCI Anurag Thakur on Monday announced the team for the upcoming Zimbabwe tour. Ajinkya Rahane has been appointed as the captain of the Indian squad which includes 14 other players.
India has made Ajinkya Rahane skipper for the 15-member side to tour Zimbabwe for the 3 ODIs and two T20is, while another middle-order bat, Cheteshwar Pujara, has been named skipper of the India 'A' squad
A day after India dropped a place to be fourth in Test rankings, their captain Virat Kohli also slipped a position to be 11th in the batsman rankings of the five-day game, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced on Monday
Ian Chappell writes on how 'pick 'em young and watch 'em flourish' is no longer the Australian credo, hails India for finding good replacements for Tendulkar, Dravid, Laxman, Ganguly and Sehwag
India declared their first innings on the overnight score of 462 for six against Bangladesh on the fourth day in the rain-hit one-off Test here today
The Indian cricket team got down to work soon after landing here yesterday for the short series against Bangladesh, sweating it out in a gruelling two-hour net session at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium
It was a bit of hardwork followed by some celebrations as the Indian cricket team led by Virat Kohli underwent cutsomary fitness tests after which Ajinkya Rahane’s 27th birthday was celebrated on the first of the two-day camp, here on Saturday
Mumbai batsman Ajinkya Rahane celebrates his 27th birthday today. On this day, we let you in on some facts and trivia on the Indian cricketer that you may not know about.
Mumbai's India stalwart Ajinkya Rahane was honoured yesterday with the Ceat Indian Cricketer of the Year award for his stupendous performance in international cricket during the 2014-15 season