Second Test

London: England rode on an all-round effort to cruise to an innings and 159-run win over India in the Lord’s Test, but there was one man in leg-spinner Adil Rashid, who achieved a rather dubious record of being part of a winning outfit without any contribution. Rashid became the 14th player to go through a Test …

London: England bowled out India for 130 runs in the second innings to win the second Test by an innings and 159 runs on the fourth day of the play here on Sunday. With the win, England took a 2-0 lead in the five-match series. Having conceded the first-innings lead by 289 runs, India’s batting line-up …

London: India lost the opening pair of Murali Vijay (0) and Lokesh Rahul (8) before rain once again played spoilsport to the proceedings, shortly after the toss on the second day of the second Test against England at the Lord’s here on Friday. India reached 11/2 with Cheteshwar Pujara (1 not out) and Virat Kohli (1 …

St. Lucia: Sri Lanka skipper Dinesh Chandimal has pleaded not guilty to breaching Article 2.2.9 of the ICC Code of Conduct and, as such, match referee Javagal Srinath will hold a hearing following the conclusion of the second Test against the West Indies here on Monday. According to an International Cricket Council (ICC) statement, on-field umpires …

New Delhi: Skipper Virat Kohli continued to plunder the Sri Lankan bowlers as India scored a mammoth 500/5 at lunch on the second day of the third and final Test match here on Sunday. Kohli (225) was at the crease when umpires called for the break at the Ferozshah Kotla Stadium here. Right from the first …

Nagpur: After two fabulous hundreds by Cheteshwar Pujara and Murali Vijay, team India skipper Virat Kohli led from the front with a record-breaking double hundred to take a mammoth 405-run lead over Sri Lanka at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium here on Sunday. At stumps on Day 3, Sri Lanka was reeling under immense pressure at 21/1 …

Nagpur: India opener Murali Vijay on Saturday confessed that it wasn’t easy to be excluded from the squad despite performing well, but said that he has accepted this as a professional and wants to only focus on delivering results whenever given a chance.l Vijay, 33, scored a sublime 128 (221b, 11 fours and a six) on …

Nagpur: With the help of two terrific tons by Murali Vijay and Cheteshwar Pujara, India managed to get a healthy lead of 107 runs against Sri Lanka on Day 2 of the second Test being played at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium here on Saturday. At Stumps on Day 2, India was on the driving …