Nikhil Popat

India vs South Africa, 2nd Test: Runs and records, inevitable with Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli walked back to the pavilion, with an unbeaten double, having become the first Indian with seven double centuries in Test cricket. He had gone past 7000 Test...

PAK v SL: Danushka Gunathilaka’s chance to cement his spot

Danushka Gunathilaka though has nobody but himself to blame for not making the most of his chances. Consistency is what has eluded him but he has got another opening...

India vs South Africa: Mayank Agarwal begins home-run in fine fashion

Agarwal needed to keep scoring to safeguard his spot in the playing XI. While all the attention was on Rohit Sharma ahead of the first Test, Agarwal was more than happy...

IND vs SA: Virat Kohli pulls off another spectacular run-chase at Mohali

Kohli may have a stand named after him at his home ground, but for most people, such knocks from him have become a routine, and it stays with them, forever, in their...

IND vs SA T20Is: A chance for the Chahar brothers to shine in absence of India’s regular bowlers

India are set to play 17 T20Is till the IPL, ahead of the 2020 T20 World Cup in Australia, and the skipper has already outlined that they are happy to experiment with...

Cometh the Ashes, cometh the man: Mitchell Marsh resurrects his Australia career yet again

On a day when Tim Paine made the wrong call after winning the toss, Australia dropped three catches, it was the four wickets from Marsh which turned the tables on its...

Ashes 2019 – Stat Watch: Australia’s floundering left-handers

The best performing left-handed batsman for the away side is Matthew Wade – but 110 of those 201 came in one inning itself. That leaves 91 in the remaining seven...

Krunal Pandya’s impressive run to the core of India T20I set-up

In Krunal, India has found the allrounder they have always looked for in Ravindra Jadeja. While Krunal does have his fair share of issues, notably, against the short...