India back on track for decider

Dhoni has to balance experimentation with playing for a win in Visakhapatnam, while Sri Lanka worry about batting

Batsmen power India to series-levelling winGains for Pandya, Bumrah put smile back on Dhoni's face
Khawaja, Voges tons give Australia lead

Boult picks up two wickets, but visiting side end second day on 463 for 6, ahead by 280 runs

Hazlewood, Siddle rip through New ZealandAustralia happy with Voges no-ball escape
Malik, Badar take Pakistan to fifth place

England put up 264 for 7 but bowlers unable to contain opposition batsmen as Pakistan triumph by seven wickets with plenty to spare

Asalanka, Miraz look to inspire their teams for triumphant farewell
The decider beckons

PRINT RUN: India restore parity, Watson's life lessons, McCullum's number one fan, and more

Morris blitz helps South Africa make it 2-2Pollard, Narine withdraw from World T20BCCI ban Asad Rauf for five years
Confident MP plot massive upset

Mumbai are favourites and have been bolstered by Aditya Tare’s return, but Dhawal Kulkarni’s absence could hurt them

Junior hero Miraz braces for breakthrough

Bangladesh’s Under-19 captain has everything it takes to make it big at the highest level

Joseph and Holder: West Indies' next-gen pace threats

Having fired up their side's title challenge, consistency could allow them to make the leap to senior side

Mr Viswanath, Hero No.1.01

A self-effacing magician and the epitome of grace on and off the field, Gundappa Viswanath turns 67 today but his art remains ageless

AB, Gayle, KP... The sparkling 32 that will add teeth

Form and conditions will determine the overseas component of each IPL XI, but some names simply can’t be overlooked

A coach shouldn’t try to fix something that isn’t broken: Graham Ford

The Sri Lanka coach on the team’s rebuilding plans, bringing up Kevin Pietersen, handling unorthodoxy, and more

Laxman a good bad-wicket player, de Villiers a bad one: Cullinan

Former South Africa batsman on facing Warne and Murali, playing all three formats, and what ails Dale Steyn

Satisfying; I had a lot of fun
"Satisfying; I had a lot of fun"

Khawaja on Voges: Might just have to call him Sir Voges … almost faultless the way he went about it

Want to give Yuvraj opportunity
"Want to give Yuvraj opportunity"

MS Dhoni: Pandya can go in and straightaway play big shots … Bumrah’s execution of yorkers has been very good

Weird and wonderful matches: A win and a prayer

When Henry VIII walked off with his bat, the legless v armless match, David ‘hat-trick’ Niven’s story, and much else

Cricket games: The stuff of life

In December 1972, when Owzat! came home, any chance the writer had of a proper career went up in smoke


Which big-ticket purchase was the best buy at the IPL 2016 auction?

  • Shane Watson (Rs 9.5 crore)
  • Pawan Negi (Rs 8.5 crore)
  • Chris Morris (Rs 7 crore)
  • Yuvraj Singh (Rs 7 crore)
  • Mohit Sharma (Rs 6.5 crore)



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