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We are ahead in the game: Ashwin

India off-spinner R. Ashwin believes his side are currently ahead in the second cricket Test against Australia and said they would look to get some quick wickets in the morning session tomorrow.

Steve Smith proves to be (Bris)bane of India

Steve Smith

Steve Smith again proved the elusive wicket for India as the new captain fashioned an Australian fightback on day two of the second Test on Thursday.

Sourav Ganguly, Sunil Gavaskar have conflict of interest?

Sitting in faraway Australia, former India captains Sunil Gavaskar and Ravi Shastri still found their names cropping up along with those of Krishnamachari Srikkanth and Sourav Ganguly at the ongoing S

Skipper Hashim Amla, De Villiers steady South Africa

AB de Villiers

Captain Hashim Amla and AB de Villiers were on a 168-run partnership as South Africa recovered from losing three wickets for no runs on the first day of the first Test against the West Indies here on

Uttar Pradesh pull off thrilling win: Ranji Trophy

After their bowlers had set up the trap, Uttar Pradesh batsmen held their nerves on the fourth and final day’s play to beat Madhya Pradesh by four wickets in the Group A Ranji Trophy cricket match.

Improvement an evolutionary process: Coach G. Jayakumar

After the first Test at Adelaide, M. Vijay credited training sessions with his coach G.

Top class tail put Australia in control

Mitchell Johnson fought fire with fire as he scored a swashbuckling 88 off 93 balls. 	— AP

India were fighting back after Australia gained a 97-run innings lead on the back of another century from new skipper Steve Smith and a wagging tail in the second Gabba Test on Friday.

Umesh Yadav rues bowling bouncers

Umesh Yadav

Pacer Umesh Yadav on Friday conceded that the Indian bowlers have gone awry with their plans, sending down too many short balls that allowed the Australian tailenders to stage a comeback and pile up a

Vernon Philander decimates West Indies

Marlon Samuels finds his stumps shattered on Day Three. 	— AP

Vernon Philander took four wickets to plunge the West Indies into trouble on the third day of the first Test against South Africa at SuperSport Park on Friday.

The massacre of the innocents at the Army school in Peshawar highlights dangers that our schools are exposed to.

Ever since the Bharatiya Janata Party’s poster woman, Smriti Irani, has been made the Union human resources development minister, she has been embroiled in controversies.