Test cricket is making a return to Mumbai after almost five years. The last Test played at the iconic Wankhede Stadium was against England in 2016. India won that match by an innings and 36 runs. Here's a look at some numbers ahead of IND vs NZ Test match.
Shreyas Iyer, who scored 105 runs and 65 runs in the first Test against New Zealand, is the first Indian to score a century and fifty in a debut Test match. With the century, he became the 16th Indian batter to score a hundred on debut.
India suffered two humiliating defeats against Pakistan and New Zealand in the T20 World Cup at Dubai.
Rohit Sharma, who was pushed down to No. 3, looked vulnerable in the T20 World Cup match against New Zealand.
Although the India vs Pakistan cricketing battles have always been intense on the field, but off-field, players of both nations share a great camaraderie among themselves.
India will play Pakistan on Sunday in the Super 12s and Sunil Gavaskar also feels that in this format Virat Kohli's team can't be termed clear favourites.
Kohli's dreams of winning an IPL title with RCB ended in a heartbreak after KKR beat them by four wickets in the eliminator on Monday.
Virat Kohli had announced earlier this month that he will step down as the team's skipper in the T20 format at the end of the upcoming World Cup in the UAE and Oman from October 17 to November 14.
The Manchester Test at Old Trafford was cancelled at the last moment on Friday after India could not field a team due to a COVID-19 scare in their camp
The ICC had made it mandatory to have one neutral umpire in a Test in 1994 before making it two for a match in 2002
Cricket fraternity joined the nation as Neeraj Chopra ended India's 100-year wait for an Olympic medal in athletics
Five-match Test series between India and England starts Wednesday at Trent Bridge, Nottingham
The ongoing match has been affected by English weather with the opening and fourth day washed out completely, while play has been disrupted frequently due to bad light.
The amusing incident was recounted by the late Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, former India captain and a friend of the Scindias, during a television interview in which he said Madhavrao and he were hand in glove on the prank
Southampton's maximum temperature has been over 25 degree celsius for the past few days but there is a forecast of rain from Thursday
Ravi Shastri's ability to infuse confidence in youngsters is unbelievable, says batting great Sunil Gavaskar
Gavaskar said this gives India’s two best batsmen most number of overs to face
The legendary batsman made his Test debut on March 6, 1971 against the West Indies, a series which India won.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh briefs the parliament on the Indian Air Force chopper crash in Tamil Nadu yesterday, in which 13 of the 14 people on board including Chief of Defence General Staff Bipin Rawat and his wife...RSTV/PTI Photo
Opposition parties' MPs and suspended Rajya Sabha MPs observe a minute of silence for IAF Mi-17V5 helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu, in which CDS Gen Bipin Rawat, his wife Madhulika Rawat, his staff and other officials...PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrives at Parliament during its Winter Session, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Singh
Parliamentarians observes two-minute silence on the demise of Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, his wife, and other personnel in yesterday's military helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu's Coonoor, in Lok Sabha...LSTV/PTI Photo
Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar arrives for the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Singh
Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.
Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.
Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.
On BR Ambedkar's death anniversary, a look at the 'invisible' history of Dalit Bahujan women in Indian politics.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.
As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.