Sunday, 18 March 2018

Tag Archives: Virat Kohli

Kohli urges high-flying India to be ‘ruthless’


NEW DELHI: Captain Virat Kohli has called on his players to be “ruthless” after the crushing one-day series win over Australia took India top of the world one-day rankings to add to their number one Test status. A five-wicket win in the third game of the five-match series on Sunday ...

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Will play for another 10 years if I remain fit: Kohli

Virat Kohli

NEW DELHI: India captain Virat Kohli will like to “play for another 10 years” if he is able to train as hard as he is at this point of time in his career. Kohli, who will turn 29 in less than two months time, spoke about how players at times ...

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Kohli steers India to 5-0 whitewash over Sri Lanka


COLOMBO: Virat Kohli hit his second century in a row as India thrashed Sri Lanka by six wickets in the fifth one-day international Sunday to inflict a humiliating 5-0 series defeat on the beleaguered hosts. Kohli smashed nine fours in his unbeaten 110-run knock to help the visitors achieve the ...

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Kohli to continue experiments in fifth ODI


NEW DELHI: Skipper Virat Kohli described India’s 168-run win over Sri Lanka in the fourth ODI as a clinical performance and said he would continue to experiment with the team’s lineup in the fifth and final ODI on Sunday. Batting first, India posted a huge 375/5 in the fourth ODI ...

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India beat Sri Lanka to clinch ODI series


PALLEKELE: Rohit Sharma once again showed his class in the limited overs format with a stylish unbeaten 124 as India took an unassailable 3-0 lead with a six-wicket victory in the third ODI, which was marred by unruly crowd behaviour. Sensing another meek surrender from the home team, the crowd ...

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Alastair Cook climbs to No. 6 in Test rankings

Alastair Cook

MANCHESTER: Alistair Cook has made a strong charge on the MRF Tyres ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen following a stellar performance in the day/night Test against the Windies, which England won by an innings and 209 runs at Edgbaston on Saturday. Cook not only walked away with the Player ...

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Virat Kohli told to follow Imran Khan


NEW DELHI: Ex-Indian cricketer and commentator Sanjay Manjrekar has asked Virat Kohli to follow the footsteps of former Pakistan captain Imran Khan. According to details, Manjrekar said when Imran Khan was leading a strong Pakistan team, he urged his board to schedule tougher challenges for his team. Virat must do ...

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No comparison between Kohli and me: Babar Azam


KARACHI: Babar Azam has often been compared to India skipper Virat Kohli but Pakistan’s young batsman said that there was no comparison between him and the Indian run-machine. While the Pakistan cricketer called himself a ‘beginner’, he dubbed Kohli as a ‘great batsman’. When a fan compared Babar Azam with ...

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Javed Miandad wants Pakistan to boycott India in ICC events

Javed Miandad

LONDON: Former Pakistan captain Javed Miandad has said Pakistan Cricket Board should boycott playing against India in ICC events. Sports Minister Vijay Goel had earlier, stated that no Pakistan sportspersons will be allowed to play in India or vice versa except for when it is at a neutral venue and ...

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Virat Kohli donates signed bat to Shahid Afridi Foundation


NEW DELHI: In a matchless show of grace and magnanimity, Indian captain Virat Kohli donated his signed cricket bat to former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi for his foundation Shahid Afridi Foundation. Afridi, who got involved in philanthropic activities at the time when his cricketing career was going to over, took ...

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