Why Virat Kohli wants to be 'joker', rather than captain fearless of Indian team - Hindustan Times

Virat Kohli was gifted an autographed ball by former captain MS Dhoni after India national cricket team defeated England in the ODI series. The India captain added that he would prefer to be players' friend first and then their skipper. cricket Updated ...

A great day at Eden, we had finally won! - Calcutta Telegraph

It was when Yuvraj Singh came on to bowl that I discovered how passionate the crowd was about its cricket team. There was a crescendo of noise for the hero of Cuttack. My neighbour asked me what I thought of the crowd. The next ball Hardik Pandya made ...

Morgan praises Woakes' last-over nerve - ESPNcricinfo.com

England captain Eoin Morgan lauded Chris Woakes' "brilliant" comeback in the last over in which the seamer sealed their five-run win in Kolkata to narrow the series margin to 2-1. India needed 16 runs off the last over then Kedar Jadhav swung for a six ...

Kohli pleased to see Jadhav, Pandya mature - ESPNcricinfo.com

Virat Kohli, the Indian captain, has said the performances of players like Kedar Jadhav and Hardik Pandya were the biggest gains from the 2-1 series win against England. India came into the series carrying an unsettled middle order without Suresh Raina ...

India vs England, 3rd ODI: England win last-ball thriller; India take series 2-1 - Times of India

NEW DELHI: With the series already a lost cause, England picked Kolkata's Eden Gardens as the venue to break their victory drought in India since that dreadful World T20 final as they beat the hosts in a nail-biter by five runs on Sunday. India needed ...

India v England, 3rd ODI: Good win in tough conditions for England, says Woakes - Times of India

KOLKATA: England pacer Chris Woakes expressed happiness to play a part in England's first victory of the India tour, edging past the hosts by five runs in the third and final One-Day International (ODI) here on Sunday. Woakes bowled the final over of ...

A series with 2090 runs and six 300-plus totals - ESPNcricinfo.com

2090 Aggregate in the India-England series, the highest ever in an ODI series of three or fewer matches. The previous best was 1892, in the three-match Afro-Asia Cup in India in 2007. 6 Three-hundred-plus totals in the series. There have only been ...

Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes help England defend 321 - ESPNcricinfo.com

Chris Woakes pulled off the Kolkata grandstand finish that had eluded his team-mate, Ben Stokes, in last year's World T20 final, as he held his nerve in the face of a supreme onslaught from India's man of the moment, Kedar Jadhav, and delivered for ...

India v England: Ben Stokes stars at Eden Gardens - BBC Sport

England held on to win the third one-day international against India by five runs as Ben Stokes found redemption at Eden Gardens. Stokes, hit for four successive sixes in Kolkata in the World T20 final loss, struck a 39-ball 57 in England's 321-8. He ...