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Kohli says Pandya’s ‘sexist’ comments not reflective of team

Sydney, January 11, (Online): India captain Virat Kohli Friday distanced his team from controversial comments deemed sexist by all-rounder Hardik Pandya on a TV chat show that sparked social media outrage. Pandya bragged about his prowess with women during an interview on the Indian show that also involved opening batsman KL Rahul, sparking concern about […]

Kohli donates signed bat to Shahid Afridi’s Foundation

Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli has donated his signed cricket bat to former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi for his Shahid Afridi’s Foundation. Tweeted Afridi from his official account with a photograph of the Kohli’s signed bat. “You’re most welcome Shahid Bhai. Wishing you and the @SAFoundationN all the luck for the upcoming events. #HopeNotOut,” tweeted […]

Shastri on mission to keep India at number one

New India coach Ravi Shastri will Wednesday look to prove his team remains the world´s best Test side when they take on Sri Lanka in the first of three matches. Shastri, who took over the demanding role after Anil Kumble´s acrimonious exit last month, has backed India to continue the “fearless brand of cricket” that […]

Cricket: Kohli, Kumble ‘rift’ shakes India

Signs of a rift between India’s skipper Virat Kohli and coach Anil Kumble have shaken the country ahead of the team’s campaign to win a second straight Champions Trophy. As India prepare to launch their tournament against Pakistan in Birmingham on Sunday, Indian media is abuzz with reports of differences between Kohli and Kumble over […]

Imran Khan compares Kohli with Viv Richards

New Delhi (Online): Pakistan’s World Cup winning captain Imran Khan rated India’s ace batsman Virat Kohli as one of the best in the world, even better than his compatriot Sachin Tendulkar, as per Indian media reports. “Cricket has had eras. In the eighties, it was Viv Richards, and then you had Brian Lara and Sachin […]