News 14 // 30 Oct 2018, 18:41 IST SHARE Indian cricket team had a fantastic game against the West Indies on 29 October 2018 and took the lead in the ODI series. Batting first, India boasted a mammoth total on the board, with Rohit Sharma scoring 162 runs in just 137 balls and Ambati Rayudu scoring 100 from 81 balls. Chasing the colossal target of 377 runs, West Indies collapsed for just 153 runs, which was a shame considering that the team performed so well in the last two games.The final match of the ODI series will be held at the Greenfield Stadium in Kerala on 1 November 2018. A win in this match would help the West Indies level the series.Meanwhile, at the Mumbai airport, the Indian team were spotted being glued to their gadgets before their departure to Kerala. A tweet from BCCI showcased the same. The tweet read, "As we wait for the departure announcement from Mumbai, some of them are playing a very popular multiplayer game. #TeamIndia Any … [Read more...] about PUBG News: Is the Indian cricket team playing PUBG? Fans seem to think so
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News 539 // 27 Aug 2018, 11:11 IST SHARE The Premier League is already three weeks in and football fans all over the world are happier for it. This includes the Indian cricket team who are currently playing a five-match Test series against hosts England.Having been given a few days off before the 4th Test at Southampton, the team decided to take to the stands of North London to watch a game of football. Indian batsman KL Rahul had earlier met Chelsea star and World Cup winner N'Golo Kante and updated the entire meeting on Instagram. "Swipe left to watch me discuss Cricket and Football with the Champion- @nglkante. We spoke about his World Cup experience, how he started off and made his way up. He wasn't really happy that I ain't a Chelsea fan though. Really Humble Guy. Respect," KL Rahul said in a post on Instagram.Rahul was also at North London to see the Gunners take on Manuel Pellegrini's West Ham for their first Premier League points. … [Read more...] about Indian cricket team attends Arsenal-West Ham derby; N’Golo Kante not ‘happy’ that KL Rahul’s a Gunner
News 196 // 22 Aug 2018, 17:30 IST SHARE After a huge win over England in the third Test match at Trent Bridge in Nottingham, the members of the Indian cricket team have donated their entire match fees to the Kerala flood relief.This news comes after the Indian skipper dedicated the win to the victims of Kerala floods in the post-match presentation. "We, as a team, want to dedicate this win to the flood victims in Kerala. This is our bit we can do as the Indian cricket team. A tough time there," Kohli said with a huge round of applause from the crowd. Kohli also dedicated his performance and his Man of the Match award to his wife Anushka Sharma for motivating him. "I haven't thought about the 2014 failures, but I'd like to dedicate this to my wife who is here and keeps motivating me. She's copped a lot in the past but she deserves the credit for this one," he said about his recent performances in England.After losing the first Test narrowly and … [Read more...] about Great gesture by the Indian cricket team
News 18 // 15 Aug 2018, 19:44 IST SHARE London, Aug 15 (PTI) Skipper Virat Kohli and coach Ravi Shastri led the way as the Indian cricket team hoisted the tricolour on the occasion of the country's 72nd Independence Day in the British capital.The players gathered outside their hotel to hoist the flag before leaving for Nottingham later in the day."On behalf of the Indian cricket team all the way from UK, here's wishing everyone a happy Independence Day. Jai Hind," Kohli said on the occasion.Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav and Jasprit Bumrah all shared pictures of themselves celebrating the Independence Day in the city."It's a great feeling to be an Indian. May the tricolour always fly high. Happy Independence Day Jai hind," wrote Kuldeep on Twitter.Bumrah said, "Freedom is nothing but a chance to be better. Wishing you all a very #HappyIndependenceDay."The BCCI also uploaded a video of the team's celebrations.The team is preparing to play the third … [Read more...] about In UK, Indian cricket team hoists tricolour on Independence Day
Feature 64 // 15 Aug 2018, 00:38 IST SHARE The touring Indian cricket team seems to be suffering from a phobia of what is called ‘acclimatisation’ prior to a Test series overseas.Getting to know a foreign environment before undertaking a project therein has been the ‘mantra’ for all seekers of new conquests. It applies to any new venture whether it is in sports, business or in seeking new frontiers. Even the biggest monopolies in the world do a preliminary survey before venturing into a new geographical area. Cricketers of yesteryears, like Sunil Gavaskar, who have been on many a campaign in their time, have been crying themselves hoarse over the lack of match practice prior to a test match series overseas.What hinders India from playing more practice matchesBut the high and mighty Indian cricket team does not seem to think it matter all that much. Why they indeed think so is beyond the comprehension of common people. Is … [Read more...] about Why does the Indian cricket team shun pre-test practice matches?