Free Press Journal
  • Parthiv Patel to replace injured Wriddhiman Saha for Mohali Test

    New Delhi: Wicketkeeper-batsman Parthiv Patel, who last appeared in Test matches in 2008 against Sri Lanka, will replace injured Wriddhiman Saha in the third Test of the ongoing five-match series against England to be played in Mohali commencing November 26.

  • Played some good cricket at stages: Alastair Cook

    Visakhapatnam: Despite going down to India by 246 runs in the second Test at the ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium here, England skipper Alastair Cook on Monday hailed his side, saying they played well in patches.

  • India beat England by 246-runs in second Test

    Visakhapatnam: India rode on a superb bowling performance to beat England by 246 runs in the second cricket Test at the ACA-VDCA Stadium here on Monday.

  • England struggle at 103/5, 352 runs behind India

    Visakhapatnam: England were in deep trouble after being reduced to 103 for five in their reply to India’s 455 all out in the first innings at the end of second day’s play of the second cricket Test here on Friday.

  • Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara put England on backfoot on Day 1

    Visakhapatnam: Prolific centuries from senior Indian batsmen Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara have put India in a commanding position on Day One of the second Test against England being played at the Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, here on Thursday.

  • Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara’s ton put India on top

    If Engalnd had something to cheer for in the first session, they had absolutely nothing in the second after skipper Virat Kohli and Chesteshwar Pujara sent their bowlers on a leather hunt and helped India 210 at tea on the first day of the second Test in Visakhapatnam.

  • I was sad as I wasn’t in Indore when we became No 1: KL Rahul

    Visakhapatnam: Back where he belongs, talented opener KL Rahul recollected the frustrating six weeks that he was out of the Indian team stating that not being a part of the squad at Indore when the team became No 1 Tests left him “heartbroken”.

  • Vijay, Pujara lead India’s fightback with tons

    Rajkot: Murali Vijay and Cheteshwar Pujara led India’s determined response to England’s mammoth first innings total of 537 as they struck dogged hundreds to guide the hosts to 319/4 on the third day of the first cricket Test here today.

  • Rajkot Test: Joe Root, Moeen Ali put England in control on Day 1

    Rajkot: Joe Root and Moeen Ali produced a calm and composed performance as England made a remarkable recovery from a shaky start to move to a respectable 311-4 at stumps on Day One of the opening Test against India at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium here on Wednesday.

  • DRS no rocket science, says Virat Kohli

    Rajkot: With India all set to witness the application of the Decision Review System (DRS) for the first time in the upcoming five-match Test series against England, skipper Virat Kohli on Tuesday said that the ball-tracking technology is not rocket science and that it just gives one a better opportunity to check the decision whenever required.

  • SC allows BCCI to spend Rs. 58.66 lakhs for Rajkot Test

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to spend upto Rs. 58.66 lakhs for the conduct of the first Test match between India and England starting at Rajkot on Wednesday.

  • BCCI moves to Supreme Court, seeks release of funds for Rajkot match

    The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has approached the Supreme Court seeking the release of funds ahead of the India-England Test match which is to be held in Rajkot from tomorrow. The hearing of this matter will happen today at 2 PM.

  • England are going to find it tough in India: Jonty Rhodes

    New Delhi: South African fielding legend Jonty Rhodes on Friday said England will find the going tough in sub-continental conditions when they take on India in a five-match Test rubber, starting from November 9 at Rajkot.

  • England tour not our mandate, need payment details: Lodha Committee

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court appointed Lodha Committee today told the Indian Cricket Board that the “proposed MoU” between England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) and BCCI “is not a part of the mandate” and no directions can be issued on payments unless details are furnished.