West Indies batting legend Brian Lara has stated that young Indian opener Shubman Gill is the most talented batter of the new generation. He went on to add that the 24-year-old has the ability to break both his massive batting records.
Bangladesh all-rounder Mehidy Hasan defended Mushfiqur Rahim over his “obstructing the field” dismissal on the opening day of the second Test of the two-match series at the Shere Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka on Wednesday, December 6.
Team India beat Australia by six runs in the fifth and final T20I of the series at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Sunday, December 3. With the win, India clinched the five-match series 4-1. The Men in Blue again lost the toss and were asked to bat. They posted 160/8 on the board and then restricted Australia to 154/8.
India beat Australia by 20 runs in the 4th T20I at the Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Stadium in Raipur on Friday, December 1. With the triumph, the Men in Blue clinched the five-match series 3-1. Batting first after losing the toss, India put up 174/9 on the board and then restricted Australia to 154/7.
The BCCI selectors on Thursday, November 30 announced the squads for India’s tour of South Africa, which will be played from December 10 to January 7. Suryakumar Yadav has been named captain of the T20I squad, while KL Rahul has been chosen as captain of the one-day team. The BCCI confirmed that both Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma have sought a break for the white ball games. Rohit will return to lead the team in the Tests, while Kohli will also be part of the red ball squad.
Glenn Maxwell clobbered a brilliant 104 not out off 48 balls as Australia beat India by five wickets in the third T20I at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium in Guwahati on Tuesday, November 28 to stay alive in the five-match series.
India defeated Australia by 44 runs in the second T20I of the five-match series at the Greenfield International Stadium in Thiruvananthapuram on Sunday, November 26. The clinical win saw the hosts go 2-0 up in the five-match series.