Virat Kohli
West Bengal  /  Published 10.11.18

Stand-up, Aussie style

A bunch of 10-year-old boys came up to Aussie Daniel Connell and asked him to play a game of cricket with them. “Yes, I’d play. ‘Are you a fast bowler’, they asked me. And I said yes. ‘Nah, ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 18.08.19

Steve Smith: the sorcerer with a willow

Steve Smith is the greatest batsman in the world. In another time, there wouldn’t have been the need to qualify this. But given the centrality of limited overs cricket to the revenues of contemporar...
By Mukul Kesavan in

Sports  /  Published 08.10.18

Kirmani’s dig at selection panel

Former chief selector Syed Kirmani said that the MSK Prasad-led selection panel is not experienced enough to challenge the decisions of head coach Ravi Shastri and captain Virat Kohli. The ex-India w...
By PTI in New Delhi

Cricket  /  Published 15.08.19

‘Brave’ Shreyas Iyer praised by captain Virat Kohli

Shreyas Iyer’s superb form in the ODI series against West Indies has impressed Indian captain Virat Kohli who said the Mumbai batsman can be a “regular feature in middle order” if he continues t...
By Agencies in Port of Spain

Sports  /  Published 21.04.20

Lone ranger who braved desert storm

With a sand storm brewing on April 22, 1998, Sachin Tendulkar played an innings that still evokes awe. Indranil Majumdar relives the magical momentsIn April 1998, Virat Kohli, then a few months shy of...
By Indranil Majumdar in

Sports  /  Published 11.08.19

Virat Kohli breaks Miandad's 26-year-old record of most ODI runs against the West Indies

India captain Virat Kohli on Sunday shattered a 26-year-old record when he surpassed Pakistan's Javed Miandad for most runs by any batsman in ODIs against the West Indies.Kohli was 19 runs shy of the ...
By PTI in Trinidad

Cricket  /  Published 04.10.18

Was ready versus England too: Shaw

Prithvi Shaw has been a part of India’s roster since the fourth Test in England, and although he felt he was “ready to play” even then, the opportunity didn’t come his way.The 18-year-old had ...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 14.04.20

Empty stadium? Virat can ‘rev it up’

Nathan Lyon was discussing cricket in front of empty stands with Australia teammate Mitchell Starc. Both of them then wondered how India captain Virat Kohli would adapt to such an atmosphere if the Te...
By TT Bureau & Agencies in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 12.04.20

Virat Kohli a winner: Nasser Hussain

When ace cricketer Virat Kohli switches to football for the Indian team’s customary pre-match drill, he plays it as if it’s the Fifa World Cup final or the FA Cup final, says former England skippe...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 08.04.20

On Wisden summit, Big Ben displaces Virat

The morning of Thursday, April 9, is a big moment in cricket because the new Wisden is published in London.Bloomsbury Publishing, which has brought out the 157th edition of Wisden Cricketers’ Almana...
By Amit Roy in London


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