Kumar Sangakkara praises 'hard-working' Virat Kohli - Cricket Country

In a recent chat show, Sangakkara heaped praise on Kohli. He was talking about the importance of hard-work and how some players do without it but for some, it is the key to success. Kohli, to him, fell in the latter category. By CricketCountry Staff ...

In Stats: Numbers, Form and History Stacked Against Bangladesh - The Quint

Bangladesh have been a Test nation for more than sixteen years. They have travelled across the world to play at all venues, but have never played a Test in India. It is in this context that the one-off match between India and Bangladesh that begins on ...

India brace for double-barreled left-arm spin examination - Cricbuzz

Fifteen minutes into India's practice session on the eve of the Hyderabad clash against Bangladesh, Murali Vijay stood adjacent to the match wicket and got in to his pre-match visualisation mode. The India opener, in a meditative trance, executed three ...

India vs Bangladesh Test match Preview: Virat & Co. will look to get combinations right before the Oz challenge - inUth.com

With under 24 hours to go, the coaches would be having migrainnes with the playing XI, especially the Indian thinktank. Score Keepers; Feb 08, 2017. 0. Shares. Facebook · Twitter · Google Plus · Whatsapp. It is said that it is better to be in a ...

Kohli can get out off first ball: Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim - Daily News & Analysis

Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim said here on Wednesday that while his team was hoping that his opposite number Virat Kohli does not contribute much, the plan is to do well against all the Indian players and not just one or two individuals. Speaking ...

Bangladesh skipper Mushfiqur Rahim wants more Tests; Patience key for India - Hindustan Times

Although Bangladesh are a force to reckon with in limited-overs cricket, the team has struggled in Tests as they get very few opportunities to play in overseas conditions. cricket Updated: Feb 08, 2017 19:49 IST. Khurram Habib Hindustan Times. India ...

India vs Bangladesh: Mushfiqur Rahim Laments Lack Of Chances To Prove Mettle - NDTVSports.com

Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim rued the lack of opportunities for his team at the Test level and also blamed other nations for not inviting them to play a bilateral series more regularly. Edited by Sajal K Patra. Read Time: 2-min. India vs ...

Virat Kohli's curious Twitter life: 14 million followers but following only 44 - Hindustan Times

Virat Kohli has achieved plenty of records during his time as an India cricketer, but his Twitter profile is a curious study in which he has close to 14 million followers but he follows less than 50 individuals. cricket Updated: Feb 08, 2017 19:50 IST ...

India cricket team bars media, trains behind black boards before Bangladesh Test - Hindustan Times

Indian cricket team's practice session was blocked from the view of the media personnel with no explanation offered. India play a one-off Test vs Bangladesh in Hyderabad from Thursday. cricket Updated: Feb 08, 2017 19:06 IST. Khurram Habib Hindustan ...

Ricky Ponting Puts An End To Sachin Tendulkar Vs Virat Kohli Debate And How - MensXP.com

Back in the day, when John Lennon was asked if Ringo Starr was the best drummer in the world, he was rumoured to have replied: "He's not even the best drummer in the Beatles". During an international career that spanned over 25 years, Sachin Tendulkar ...

Rising Bangladesh's big Test in India - Livemint

Shakib Al Hasan on his way to a score of 217 in the first Test against New Zealand in January. Photo: Getty Images. Top-ranked India is the last of the full-member cricketing nations to host Bangladesh for a Test match, with the neighbours arriving for ...

Why it makes sense for India to field its best team vs Bangladesh - Livemint

Fielding a “second string” team is so, so Old Age; it finds no resonance in the present. It reflects a condescending attitude that is a disservice to the opponent, the fan and the sport. Subscribe to our newsletter.

Excited to play against the No. 1 team: Mushfiqur Rahim - Cricbuzz

Mushfiqur Rahim, the Bangladesh Test captain, addressed the media of the Test against India in Hyderabad. From plans against Kohli to yearning for more Tests for Bangladesh, Rahim spoke on a variety of topics. Excerpts: On preparations for the Test.

Bangladesh, not a pushover anymore - Sportstarlive

The Hyderabad Test will be a big learning experience for many of the squad members, as Bangladesh does not get to lock horns with the world's best Test side too often. Abhishek Mukherjee. Chennai. 08 February, 2017 17:17 IST. K. R. Deepak. Bangladesh ...

India v Bangladesh: Play more Tests with us before writing us off, says Mushfiqur Rahim - Times of India

HYDERABAD: Bangladesh Test captain Mushfiqur Rahim termed the criticism of their average performance in longer format tad unfair, considering most of the top nations do not invite them for bilateral series on regular basis. ALSO READ: India v ...

History, numbers in India's favour - Wisden India

Test cricket between subcontinental neighbours India and Bangladesh dates back to the beginning of this millennium, November 10, 2000 to be precise. The ICC, which was then headed by Jagmohan Dalmiya, pushed for Test status for Bangladesh — a trifle ...

Why India should not be complacent against Bangladesh - India Today

There are a number of reasons India need to be vary of Bangladesh and not let complacency creep in. Rasesh Mandani · Follow @rkmrasesh rasesh.mandani@aajtak.com. February 8, 2017 | UPDATED 16:46 IST. A +A -. India Test team. Indian Test team ...

India vs Bangladesh: With young and inexperienced players, are visitors an ordinary Test side? - Firstpost

In the lead up to the two-Test tour of Bangladesh in 2010, India's then opener Virender Sehwag, in his own inimitable not-so-politically-correct style, declared that the hosts were “an ordinary side”. He believed that India could not be beaten because ...

India hold the aces against Bangladesh - Telangana Today

India Bangladesh Test Match Indian Cricket Team praciting at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad on Tuesday. Photo: Surya Sridhar. Hyderabad: The Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli is blessed with the Midas' touch. His recent successes in ...

India vs Bangladesh: How Virat Kohli and Co. prepared for Hyderabad Test - Hindustan Times

India cricket team players practised hard in the nets ahead of their one-off Test match against Bangladesh in Hyderabad on Thursday. cricket Updated: Feb 08, 2017 15:12 IST. Khurram Habib Hindustan Times, Hyderabad. India vs Bangladesh ...