Free Press Journal
  • Asia Cup 2018: Shouldn’t have asked for review, says KL Rahul

    Dubai : Indian opener KL Rahul, who took an unsuccessful Decision Review System (DRS) against Afghanistan in the final Super Four fixture of the ongoing Asia Cup, felt that he should not have taken that review. Rahul (60 off 66 balls) went for the DRS after he was given out LBW in the 21st over. The opener, who looked to go for the reverse sweep against Afghanistan spinner Rashid Khan, missed the

  • Hope Jimmy continues to terrorise batsmen: Joe Root

    London : Skipper Joe Root paid rich tribute to James Anderson for becoming the most successful fast bowler in Test history and hoped he will continue to spearhead the English attack and terrorise batsmen in future.

  • Rahul, Pant’s gutsy effort in vain

  • India struggling at 167/5 in pursuit of 464-run target at lunch on Day 5

    London: India were 167 for five in their second innings while chasing a mammoth 464-run target at lunch on the final day of the fifth cricket Test against England here on Tuesday. KL Rahul was batting on 108, while giving him company was Rishabh Pant on unbeaten 12 at the break. India still require 297 runs for an improbable win with five wickets in hand and two sessions play remaining.

  • Batsmen flop again as India struggle at 174-6

    London : India’s susceptibility to quality swing bowling once again came to the fore as they struggled to reach 174 for six after England’s tail wagged considerably to give the hosts an upperhand on the second day of the fifth and final Test here on Saturday.

  • Vijay to play for Essex in County

    New Delhi : Senior India opener Murali Vijay will be playing three matches for Essex in the final phase of the division one of English County Championship, the BCCI announced on Saturday. Essex county has also confirmed the development on the club’s official website.

  • Should Pujara go shopping with Kohli? Twitterati explode as India’s number three is dropped at Edgbaston

    In a shocking turn of events, the Indian cricket team haven’t named Cheteshwar Pujara following his poor performance in the County and a warm-up game against Essex for the first Test at Edgbaston. Pujara was replaced by KL Rahul who scored runs on a consistent basis. However, social media went gaga after Cheteshwar Pujara exclusion for the first Test XI.

  • I will put my money on England: Steyn

    Mumbai : South African pace great Dale Steyn on Thursday said the Virat Kohli-led India is “capable of anything” but still backed England to prevail in the upcoming Test series owing to the home team’s more “skilled” bowling attack.

  • ODI series to help in India’s preparation for 2019 World Cup: Rohit Sharma

    Nottingham: With the ICC 2019 World Cup slated to be held in Britain, Indian cricket team vice-captain Rohit Sharma feels the One-Day International (ODI) series against England will be a crucial one as it will help to access his side’s preparation for the mega event.

  • Men in Blue look to wrap up early series win

    Cardiff : A dominant opening win has set the tone and India would look to ensure that a spin-wary England remains on the back-foot when the two sides clash in the second T20 International, here on Friday.

  • Watch: KL Rahul shares ‘leaked footage’ of skipper Virat Kohli getting his beard insured

    Virat Kohli is leading the Indian cricket team from the front. His performance with the bat speaks enough of his success story. He is also very much popular on social media and if KL Rahul is to be believed, his skipper is very particular about his beard. Recently, Rahul shared a video on Twitter and captioned it as, “Haha, I knew you were obsessed with your beard @imVkohli but this news of

  • See Pics: Cricketer Mayank Agarwal ties knot with longtime girlfriend; buddy KL Rahul adds starry quotient

    See Pics: Cricketer Mayank Agarwal ties knot with longtime girlfriend; buddy KL Rahul adds starry quotient

    India A batsman Mayank Agarwal became latest cricketer to get hitched as he tied the knot with longtime girlfriend Ashita Sood on Monday in a grand affair attended by family and friends. His friend and Punjab teammate KL Rahul were present at the wedding. Rahul shared few pictures on social media afterwards. Mayank’s Karnataka teammate Ronit More was also present at occasion. Rahul captioned the image, “Celebrating Mayank Agarwal and Aashita Sood’s