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  • Kohli to look for match-time as Sehwag, Yuvraj eye redemption 25-09-2013 08:29 PM

    Indore: Team India's batting mainstay Virat Kohli will look to get some batting practice ahead of the ODI series against Australia while Virender Sehwag and Yuvraj Singh will be aiming to get back into national selectors' radar when Delhi meet India Blue in Challenger Series opener. Kohli, who is expected...
  • Team more important than individual achievements: Sehwag 16-09-2013 11:48 AM

    Bhubaneswar: India's dashing opening batsman Virender Sehwag, who is eyeing a return to the national team, feels that team is more important than a player's personal achievements. "Victory of the team is always more important than the individual performance of a player," said Sehwag at the inauguration of the two...
  • Does Virender Sehwag fit in the middle order? 16-09-2013 10:06 AM

    The Sandeep-Patil led national selectors have thrown a rope to Virender Sehwag by including him in the four-day squad that will take on West Indies A later this month, and Sehwag wants to make the most of it to boost his chances of a return to the Test squad. The...
  • Sehwag, Gambhir, Kohli in Delhi probables list for Challengers Trophy 15-09-2013 08:40 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi team's probables list bore a star-studded look with all the senior and U-19 national team players included in the 28-member list for the upcoming NKP Salve Challenger Series starting in Indore on September 26. The list includes Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, the two out-of-favour seniors Gautam...
  • Can Sehwag, Gambhir and Zaheer grab their chances? 11-09-2013 08:36 AM

    After several months out of the Indian cricket team, during which time a crop of younger, fitter and extremely driven young batsmen and bowlers have made rapid strides, the sidelined trio of Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir and Zaheer Khan was on Tuesday given a lifeline. That lifeline came in the...
  • Rahul Dravid backs senior players for India comeback 10-09-2013 07:47 PM

    Bangalore: Former India captain Rahul Dravid on Tuesday backed out-of-favour players like Virender Sehwag who have been included in the India 'A' squad against visiting West Indies A to get back to form and return to the national side. Sehwag, Zaheer Khan and Gautam Gambhir were handed a lifeline for...
  • Virender Sehwag in Nepal cricket team, by mistake 10-09-2013 07:45 PM

    Kathmandu: The Cricket Association of Nepal (CAN) has been left red-faced after it used star Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag's picture in a Nepal national team jersey in the annual souvenir published by it. The 2013 annual souvenir published by CAN has a Sehwag action picture on its cover, wearing a...
  • Sehwag, Gambhir, Zaheer in India A squad to face West Indies A 10-09-2013 04:30 PM

    Visakhapatnam: The sidelined trio of Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir and Zaheer Khan have found places in the India A squad to face West Indies A for two of three four-day matches later this year, while Yuvraj Singh has been named captain of the limited-overs leg of the upcoming series at...
  • Impressed by India's pace talent, says Glenn McGrath 30-08-2013 08:27 PM

    Talking to CNN-IBN, the Aussie legend spoke about Ishwar Pandey's performance in South Africa and Virender Sehwag's future. ...
  • Dhawan-Rohit combo proving a good fit in ODIs 22-08-2013 11:26 AM

    While India's latest opening pair in ODI cricket has yet to be tested consistently by quality teams across varied conditions, they have put up numbers in a short span of time that demand attention. Considering the selectors and team management are building a team for the 2015 World Cup, and...
  • Ganguly backs Gambhir, Yuvraj and others to make India return 18-08-2013 09:00 PM

    New Delhi: Former captain Sourav Ganguly says the likes of Gautam Gambhir, Yuvraj Singh and Zaheer Khan can still make a comeback to India's national team but they need to be "hungry" for that. All the three players, along with Virender Sehwag and Harbhajan Singh, are out of favour these...
  • Sehwag backs Poonia over Khel Ratna controversy 15-08-2013 05:33 PM

    Former Indian cricket vice-captain Virender Sehwag has come out in support of discus-thrower Krishna Poonia in the controversy over the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna awards, asking the government to take note of her achievements. "Poonia has big achievements like CWG Gold medal and sixth place finish at the Olympics and...
  • Fletcher should be credited for India's win: Sanjay Jha 26-06-2013 04:30 PM

    Mahendra Singh Dhoni's Team India has now won every ICC championship under the Sun. So is this the best Indian team ever? Cricketnext founder Sanjay Jha joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the matter. Q. Is this team suited to play test in overseas condition? Asked by: Jugal A....
  • Abdul Qadir tips India for Champions Trophy final 13-06-2013 07:13 PM

    New Delhi: Abdul Qadir, the former Pakistan legspinner, has tipped India as finalists for the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy while stressing on the team's batting as giving them the upper hand in Saturday's match against Pakistan in Birmingham. India are the only team to so far qualify for the knockout...
  • It is not difficult to sit out, says Gautam Gambhir 12-06-2013 09:21 AM

    The Delhi batsman, who is not the part of India squad in ICC Champions Trophy, said that it is part and parcel of the game. ...
  • Is Dhawan the perfect man to replace Sehwag, Gambhir? 07-06-2013 12:00 PM

    Shikhar Dhawan got India's campaign in the ICC Champions Trophy off to a flying start as he smashed his maiden ODI ton to help India register a convincing win over South Africa on Thursday. After his emphatic debut in Tests three months ago, where he scored a century off just...
  • How India have fared in the ICC Champions Trophy 01-06-2013 11:29 AM

    Ever since its inception 15 years ago, the ICC Champions Trophy has been a see-saw ride for the Indian cricket team. Only twice have they made the final - they were joint winners with Sri Lanka in 2002 - but have contested some cracking matches. Cricketnext recaps India's run in...
  • Champions Trophy flashback: When Virender Sehwag pummelled England 01-06-2013 08:37 AM

    Virender Sehwag was not that big name when he scored a blistering century to knock England out of the ICC Champions Trophy in 2002. Sehwag scored 126 off just 104 balls with 21 fours and a six, and had an opening stand of 192 with skipper Sourav Ganguly to thrash...
  • As it happened: Pune Warriors India v Delhi Daredevils, Game 71, IPL 6 19-05-2013 03:15 PM

    Live updates from Game 71 between Pune Warriors India and Delhi Daredevils at Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium. Pune Warriors India host Delhi Daredevils in a match which will decide who takes the last spot in the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League. Both teams have a tournament to forget,...
  • Wooden spoon at stake in Pune-Delhi tie 18-05-2013 02:30 PM

    Pune: Pune Warriors India host Delhi Daredevils on Sunday in a match which will decide who takes the last spot in the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League. Both teams have a tournament to forget, each picking up just three wins in 15 matches and it's hard to say...
  • CSK take on Delhi Daredevils to reclaim top spot 13-05-2013 07:25 PM

    Chennai: Chennai Super Kings were sitting pretty at the top until Monday when Mumbai Indians pushed them to second position with a win against Sunrisers Hyderabad, but the two-time IPL champions will be determined to reclaim their top position with a win at home against bottom-dwellers Delhi Daredevils on Tuesday....
  • Bangalore eye a big win against hapless Delhi 09-05-2013 10:35 PM

    Delhi: Royal Challengers Bangalore will look to put one foot in the IPL play-offs with a win when take on the lowly Delhi Daredevils at the Feroz Shah Kotla here on Friday. Bangalore have won seven of their 12 encounters so far and a win against Delhi will do them...
  • Domestic cricket is the way for Gambhir, Sehwag and Yuvraj: Srikkanth 09-05-2013 06:07 PM

    New Delhi: To force their way back into the national side, the axed trio of Gautam Gambhir, Yuvraj Singh and Virender Sehwag should keep the fighting spirit alive and get back through good performances in domestic cricket, former captain and chairman of selector Kris Srikkanth on Thursday. Srikkanth said not...
  • Rajasthan make short work of Delhi, go to No. 3 07-05-2013 07:16 PM

    Jaipur: If it's the Sawai Mansingh Stadium opposing teams are pretty much facing an uphill battle. That truism of IPL 6 was again evident on Tuesday as Rajasthan Royals chased down a target of 155 with nine wickets and 13 deliveries in hand to all but secure their progression to...
  • Srikkanth praises Hyderabad bowlers for convincing win 05-05-2013 01:28 PM

    Hyderabad: Sunrisers Hyderabad mentor Krishnamachari Srikkanth lavished praise on his team's bowlers for playing a crucial role in the win over Delhi Daredevils which has taken the side closer to a semifinal berth in the ongoing Pepsi IPL. Sunrisers Hyderabad are currently third on the points table with 14 points...
  • Vinay, Mishra likely for Champions Trophy 03-05-2013 11:59 AM

    The bustling form of several Indian pace bowlers in the ongoing IPL looks to be the only major discussion point on Saturday in the corridors of the BCCI headquarters in Mumbai, when India's squad for the ICC Champions Trophy is announced. This summer's tournament will be held in England where...