The Indian cricket team is the national cricket team of India. Governed by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), it is a full member of the International Cricket Council (ICC) with Test and One Day International (ODI) status. The Indian cricket team is currently ranked fifth by the ICC in Tests, third in ODIs and sixth in T20s. On 2 April 2011, the team won the 2011 Cricket World Cup, its second after 1983. It thus became only the third team after West Indies and Australia to have won the World Cup more than once. Its is first cricket team to win world cup on home soil. In both Tests and ODIs, win-loss ratio of recent years is much higher than that of older periods, when it was a weaker team. Currently Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the captain in all forms of the game while Duncan Fletcher is the coach. Under the leadership of Dhoni, the Indian team has set a national record for most back-to-back ODI wins (9 straight wins) and has emerged as one of the most formidable teams in...
Finally, after missing out on 3 crucial matches against Zimbabwe, Pujara is back in the playing XI. I wonder why the selectors did not include Pujara before and only made him a part of the playing XI after India already won the series?Does Dhoni more »
Ravindra Jadeja is being touted as the man with a golden arm. Whatever Ravindra Jadeja is touching these days, everything is turning to gold. His 5 wicket haul in the match against West Indies yesterday was simply awesome. Do you think we have more »
Priyanka Sharma updated the Blog
Yesterday , 10:34 am
Team India's magic works only at home?
Indian cricket team is facing lots of criticism after losing out in ODI series to South African cricket team in a disappointing way. None of the players except for skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, played well in the series. This is something that has raised a big question on Team India. Is the team only capable to play on home ground? Before this when West Indies visited India, it was the same team that was on record breaking spree and in just a matter of few days the quality of more »
An embarrassing end to a very interesting series between India and Srilanka. The 5th ODI was called off when the newly laid Kotla Pitch was declared not fit to be played on. Much had been anticipated about the pitches since the very beginning of more »
Sumit Kumar updated the Discussion
on Dec 06, 2013 , 10:27 am
Team India's shameful loss against SA!
I was so disheartened to see Team India losing the first ODI against South Africa. It was such a shameful play. Firstly, the entire batting order made no sense to me and on top of it, Rohit Sharma, the supposed rising star of Team India did nothing more »
A few weeks ago when asked by Salman khan in a function as to whom Sachin thought would equal or better his records , Sachin candidly said Rohit and Virat without missing a beat . To me this was the highest praise for any young player . Virat is already burning the charts and soon after Sachin's declaration , Rohit got in the act as well and in the two test matches played by him so far has an avg. of 288 . If we add to this the double hundred he notched up against Australia the we can say that more »