India squad for World Cup 2021: All you need to know

The suspense around the Indian squad for the upcoming World Cup 2021, to be played in the United Arab Emirates from October 14 to November 17, was over on Wednesday night as the selectors announced the list of players who will be making the trip to the World Cup, first such tournament to be...

New Zealand fight forces draw against India in first Test at Kanpur

Rachin Ravindra on Monday vindicated the decision for him to be named after two of the greatest batsmen India have produced. For those uninitiated, the word Rachin is inspired by ‘Ra’ of Rahul Dravid and ‘Chin’ of Sachin...

India eye win over New Zealand in Kanpur Test after setting 284-run target

India had drawn first blood in the form of resolute New Zealand opener Will Young in the first four overs that were bowled in fading light on Sunday evening at the Green Park Stadium Kanpur, to reduce the visiting side to...

Akshar Patel gives India control of Kanpur Test against New Zealand

Akshar Patel-led Indian bowling attack ran through a resolute New Zealand batting lineup as the hosts took complete control of the ongoing first Test of the two-match series, being played at the Green Park stadium in...

All-round New Zealand on top against India in 1st Test at Kanpur

Tim Southee sparked a collapse to complete his third five-wicket haul against India in Test cricket while openers Tom Latham and Will Young produced incredible knocks to take New Zealand to a position of control after the...

Shreyas Iyer, Ravindra Jadeja revive India against New Zealand on first day of Kanpur Test

A resolute stand of unbeaten 113 runs for the fifth wicket powered India to a strong total of 258/4 when stumps were drawn on the opening day of the two-match Test series against New Zealand, being played at the Green...

IND vs NZ 1st Test at Kanpur, Paytm First Games prediction: Fantasy tips for India vs New Zealand

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