The thinking man’s spinner Ravichandran Ashwin knows that it is far too soon to look at the all-time Indian greats of spin bowling like Subash Gupte, Vinoo Mankad and the famous spin quartet of the 19
The BCCI got full opportunity to argue against the recommendations made by the Supreme Court appointed Lodha committee, said the panel chief R.M.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday warned the Board of Control for Cricket in India that its defiance in not implementing Justice R.M.
If BCCI thinks they are law unto themselves, they are wrong, said SC while asking BCCI to comply with Lodha panel’s orders.
A 10-wicket haul in the Kanpur Test helped Ashwin's ranking. Another good showing in the second Test could secure the top ranking.
India also brought in off-spinner Jayant Yadav in place of Ishant Sharma, who was ruled out of first Test due to chikungunya.
Pakistan is the only country not getting matches from India, said an official source from PCB.
Yadav was called in as a replacement for Ishant Sharma, but he is on stand by for Ashwin if the finger discomfort proves too painful.
Test specialists Cheteshwar Pujara may have drawn criticism for his slow strike rate during the tour of West Indies but India coach Anil Kumble on Wednesday threw his weight behind the batsman saying