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India thrash Afghans by innings and 262 runs in Historic Test

[India], June 15 (ANI): After posting a mammoth first-innings total, India dismissed Afghanistan twice in two sessions to secure a huge win by an innings and 262 runs on the second day of the historical one-off Test match here at M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Friday.

Afghans put the brakes on hosts India in final session

India’s Shikhar Dhawan celebrates his century during the first day of the one-off cricket Test match between India and Afghanistan in Bengaluru yesterday.

All eyes on Bengaluru as Afghans ready for Test debut today

[India], June 14 (ANI): Today is a big day for Afghanistan Cricket, as the national cricket team will play its inaugural cricket Test match against top-ranked India in Bengaluru - an event that has been 17 years in the making.

Afghans keen to show mettle: Stanikzai

Stanikzai agreed that there was a difference between playing a T20 and a Test match.

Afghans keen to show mettle: Asghar Stanikzai

Bengaluru: When Afghanistan step into the M.

On eve of Test debut, a look back at how Afghans beat violent odds...

We are a good side, not a side just to compete.

Vijay not taking Afghans lightly ahead of one-off Test

Bengaluru: Murali Vijay, India’s senior Test opener, is in no mood to take Afghanistan lightly on the eve of their one-off Test beginning on Thursday.

Afghans are hungry tigers, can’t take them lightly: Anshuman Gaekwad

Former India opening batsman and coach, Anshuman Gaekwad, recipient of Board of Control for Cricket in Indias (BCCI) Lifetime Achievement award at its annual awards ceremony in Bengaluru on Tuesday, tells G Krishnan about the guts with which he faced the West Indies pace battery of the 1970s and also that England will not take India lightly in the upcoming tour.


Irgan Ansari charged for breaching ICC’s anti-corruption code

Dubai, May 10 (IANS): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has charged Irfan Ansari, a domestic club coach in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), with three counts of breaching the ICC Anti-Corruption Code, a statement said on Thursday.