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A 22-year wait finally ends as India win a Test series in Sri Lanka

A magnificent win for India. An away series victory after 4 years, the previous one being in the West Indies in 2011. This is also the first time that India have come from behind to win a Test series away from home. This is the third instance overall in Test cricket for the Asian giants.

1st ODI: India beat Zimbabwe by 4 runs

IND vs ZIm

Not a convincing win, but India will take that. They have won the 1st ODI of the 3-match series.After a good bating display, India came up with a decent bowling display to restrict Zimbabwe and win with a narrow margin of 4 runs. Elton Chigumbura was brilliant with the bat for the host and scored

Indian team for Zimbabwe tour announced : Ajinkya Rahane to lead India

Ajikya Rahane

The BCCI’s selection committee today appointed young batsman Ajinkya Rahane as the captain of a second-string Indian team for next month’s tour of Zimbabwe. Regular skipper MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli were among the many key players rested. BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur and chairman of selectors Sandeep Patil, on Monday, announced that the board has

Not fair to blame MS Dhoni for the whole team’s performance: R Ashwin

R. Ashwin

Ashwin also heaped praise on Bangladesh and said they were on the rise. (Source: AP) Ravichandran Ashwin has said that the team is standing strongly behind beleaguered skipper MS Dhoni and there is no change in the dressing room atmosphere despite the visitors losing their first-ever ODI series to Bangladesh. India lost the first two ODIs of the ongoing three-match series