Talking to media, West Indian great Lara has a high praise for Indian youngster Prithvi Shaw.  Lara, who played alongside Kapil Dev and others in the Krishnapatnam Port Golden Eagles golf championship at Prestige Golfshire course here on Saturday, also mentioned that Sachin Tendulkar is concerned about the current state of West Indies cricket.   Lara 

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India will be playing a Test at Lord’s for the 18th time. Their record at Lord’s is like anywhere in the overseas grounds. With 0-1 down in the series, it looks bit difficult for them to make their record better this time too. The only two times India won at Lord’s were in 1986 and 

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Arunabha Sengupta looks at the man’s footprints on the longest format of the game and attacks the oft repeated assertion that he was never suited for Test cricket as batsman and captain. “If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it.” This is not just another hackneyed 

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05-Aug-2018: Virat Kohli is the first Indian to be No. 1 in ICC Test Ranking since Sachin Tendulkar in June 2011. Indians who have been at Number One in ICC Test Rankings are Sunil Gavaskar, Dilip Vengsakar, Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir.   Highest Test Ratings for Indian Batsmen 934 Kohli 

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Cheteshwar Pujara’s short career has spiralled down from spectacular highs to alarming lows. Once touted as the future bulwark of the batting order, he is struggling to pin down his place in the side. Arunabha Sengupta argues that his performances in England and Australia notwithstanding he may still fulfil his promise of an all-condition player. Just 

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