MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli, R.Ashwin, B.Kumar and Suresh Raina given Grade A contracts.
Girlfriends are still a no-no as far as international tours, according to the latest ruling.
Fast bowler Lasith Malinga will play against New Zealand in the ODI series in January 2015.
Akshar Patel was drafted into the Indian side following Ravindra Jadeja's injury.
Bravo was dumped in favour of 23-year-old emerging all-rounder Jason Holder.
Yuvraj and Mann put up a partnership 112 for the 4th wicket and pull their team out of danger.
BCCI has instructed the state bodies to take appropriate steps.
Akshar has said in the past that he looks at himself more as a batting all-rounder than a bowling all-rounder.
The trio join Jacques Kallis, whose participation in the tournament was announced last week.
Johnson was involved in an on-field spat with the Indians in the second Test in Brisbane.
WI were dismissed for 201 in their first innings and then bundled out for 131, to suffer their heaviest defeat.
Peters is a seasoned First-Class campaigner who topped the bowling charts with 40 wickets.
It is quite ironical that whenever India has done well, it has been against expectations.
The usual recovery period for the injury he sustained is six to 12 weeks.
Earlier, Virat Kohli, Mitchell Johnson, and Kumar Sangakkara had been appointed ambassadors.
Moin Khan talks about the current situation of Pakistan team in an exclusive interview.
Burns has been rewarded for a brilliant run in the Sheffield Shield this year, scoring 439 runs.
Lyon called on both the teams to keep their emotions in check during the third Test starting Friday.
The West Indians have been one of the most entertaining teams in the recent past.
Going by the nature of the last two Tests, Australia are firm favourites to make it 12 wins in a row at home.
Pathans watch cricket out of passion for the sport and for the love of Pakistan and Shahid Afridi.
The tourists finished Day Two on 157 for three with Walter and Maurice Read at the crease.
You learn to adapt to different conditions and get experience of the pressures of touring abroad.
Afridi could have been the all-rounder who could have made the difference to Pakistan’s Test side.
India have been more antagonistic and “in-your-face” than their Australian counterparts in both Tests.
The new West Indies captain Jason Holder could be shredded to pieces in the prenatal stage of his stint.
However, managing director Paul Downton said that he still believes he was the right man for the job.
The 33-year-old is averaging 24 this year and is yet to score a fifty in eight innings.
But Lehmann backed the under-pressure keeper to come good, admiring his hunger to return to form.
Downton also claimed he was unable to find a single person who wanted the batsman to stay.
Kunal Kapoor was the lone batsman to cross the 50-run mark.
In their second innings at the Gabba, India collapsed from 71/1 to 87/5.
Ian Dev Singh (38) and Bandeep Singh (37) also made decent contributions before Rasool.
Vijay, Rahane, Smith and Rogers made advances at the end of the 2nd Ind-Aus Test.
Rilee Rossouw has replaced Quinton de Kock in the South Africa squad.
Gujarat were three for no loss after bowling Saurashtra at stumps on Day 1.
Saxena was dropped thrice en route his unbeaten score of 120 at stumps on Day 1.
Misal shared a crucial 84-run stand with Saurabh Bandekar for the sixth wicket.
Andhra batsman AG Pradeep was unbeaten on a score of 47 at stumps.
Tripura ended the day on 72 for 2 against Jharkhand at Dhanbad.
Perumparambath Anthaf emerged the pick among the Kerala bowlers with figures of 3/39.
Pune: Dec 21 , 2014 Punjab produced an impressive bowling show to bundle Maharashtra out for 210 to take the opening day honours in their Ranji Trophy cricket match here today. Pacer Siddarth Kaul led the fine bowling display by Punjab with figures of 3/46 as the home side folded their first innings in 71.4 […]
Uttar Pradesh ended the day with 115 for 1
Newly appointed England captain Eoin Morgan has captained England in eight ODIs.
Afridi's decision to retire from ODIs after the World Cup caused a massive reaction.
Shahid Afridi said that he would not like to be seen as a burden for the ODI team.
England batsman Kevin Pietersen says he'll make a comeback despite selectors' reluctance.
He went on to criticise strongly the way the ECB handled the demotion.
The series started on a very lively note with the very first match going down to the wire.
Joe burns will replace the injured Mitchell Marsh in the Australia squad.
Australia beat India at Brisbane by four wickets to lead the four-match series 2-0.
The Renegades coach has expressed interest in getting Murali back in any capacity.
Kemar Roach will miss the Boxing Day Test against South Africa through injury
A brilliant 97 and 96 from Kallis and Hussey ensured that Sydney Thunder reached a huge score.
James Whitaker said there's no way that batsman Kevin Pietersen will ever play for England again.
Murali Vijay's 144 is among the most runs scored by an Indian in overseas Test matches.
Australia's media focused on the siege mentality that has enveloped the tourists.
As such, Smith has been fined 60 percent of his match fee.
Virat Kohli became the fourth Indian to score a century on captaincy debut.
An elated Morgan further said that he was delighted to be asked to lead the team.
Sachin Tendulkar, India batting legend, took to micro-blogging site Twitter to express his appreciation to fans.
Tendulkar spoke to the side after their 0-1 loss to Atletico de Kolkata in the final yesterday.
Shikhar Dhawan had injured his wrist during batting practice in the morning.
Dhoni says it is important for India to compete against the Australians in what is the toughest tour.
Holder is the third ODI captain named within two years after all-rounder Darren Sammy was axed last year.
Harbhajan Singh feels that it's time that India accepted DRS in its current form.
All three players were named Saturday in the 15-man squad to contest the five-match series in South Africa
Overall, he has played 18 Tests at an average of nearly 26, with five half-centuries.
Gavaskar feels that it was always going to be difficult for India to bounce back after losing the first Test.
Australia lead the four-match series 2-0.
Australia lead 2-0 in the four-match series.
A mini-collapse followed, Youth Club lost three wickets in five minutes, and out walked Marcus Elliott.
Holder would replace him as skipper for the series against South Africa and the World Cup.
Australia's media focused on the siege mentality that has enveloped the tourists after defeat.
McCullum's move means Hamish Rutherford is likely to return to the opening duties in partnership with Latham.
Following on by 351 runs, the tourists battled to 76 for two at the close at SuperSport Park here.
Dhawan was injured on the wrist while batting at the nets, leaving the team think-tank in confusion
The decision to drop Cook was made at the selectors meeting Friday.
Tendulkar said the platform of this competition is very different despite the considerable weight of cricket.
Despite claiming to be at the receiving end of some hard decisions, Dhoni defended not having the DRS in the series.
All-rounder Binny would want to be more among the wickets, having taken only two so far.
Patel also said that certainly, playing at home is a huge advantage, adding that they can speak from experience.
Morgan, who began his career with Ireland and has played 107 ODIs for England, is in a similarly poor form.
Bravo was left out of the 15-man squad although he was named in the Twenty20 party.
But to Chappell, it seemed liked "whingeing" on India's part.
Recovering from his groin strain, Harris said he was on track for the third Test.
India officials were fuming after batsmen Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli were struck batting in nets.
He was 82 and is survived by wife, son and two daughters.
Tendulkar and Ganguly's ISL teams clashed in the tournament final on Saturday.
Sachin Tendulkar and Saurav Ganguly recall playing days during half-time break of ISL finals.
DV Subba Rao breathed his last at a hospital in Visakhapatnam on Saturday.
Sunil Gavaskar said that the Indians were not accustomed to the aggressive culture as the hosts are.
Atletico de Kolkata beat Kerala Blasters 1-0 to win the Indian Super League.
The first half of the ISL finals is still deadlocked at 0-0.
ECB revealed that Jonathan Trott would lead the four-day team on their tour of South Africa.
Steven Smith lashed out at India for resorting to sledging Mitchell Johnson.
Murali Vijay continued his good show in the ongoing tour of Down Under with a classy 144 in the first innings.
England have announced their 15-man squad for the ICC World Cup 2015.