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Memorable moments from India’s test home summer

Kohli-Rahane show at Indore- Walking out to bat at 100-3, India were in a tricky position in the first innings of the third test v New Zealand. What followed was that an exhibition of fabulous batting. The Indian captain and...
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Border-Gavaskar series win seals No.1 Test rank and cash reward of $1 million for...

A 2-1 win against Australia not only concluded a wonderful home season for the Indians but also ensured that India remain world no 1. At the start of the series, they just needed to win one match to ensure...
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10 Best Innovative Cricket Shots of all Times

Cricket as a game has evolved a lot over the years and that can be seen from the way the duration of the game has changed along with rules. This change has not only led to many innovative strategies...

IPL 2017-Kedar Jadhav- India’s new finisher’s platform to shine

Kedar Jadhav, the young Mahrashtrian has been in the news recently for his finishing abilities in the India vs England ODI series. He is an attacker by nature and came into the limelight courtesy a 29-ball 50 in his...

IPL 2017-Yuvraj Singh- The Perennial Comeback Man

There isn’t anyone better at hitting the ball cleanly as Yuvraj Singh. When on song, he is a treat to watch, not for the bowlers though. He started playing cricket because his father Yograj Singh forced him to. Yuvraj...

Is the Pune Pitch to be blamed?-essentiallysports.com

Coming in to Pune, India were the favorites. The world's number one ranked Test team were playing in their own backyard. India had won eight out of nine tests this season playing at home. Shane Warne called the surface...
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Pune pitch curator lashes out at the BCCI pitch committee-essentiallysports.com

The very eagerly awaited IND-AUS series started off with the first test in Pune, only to last for a three days. After whitewashing the opponents in two consecutive series, Virat's army was all set to take over the Aussie...

Can Virat Kohli become India’s most successful captain?

Before Sourav Ganguly became the captain of India, Indian captains were judged on the basis of the number of tests they have avoided defeat in. Ganguly though, along with a group of youngsters just changed the dimension of Indian...