Latest Cricket News Updates http://cricwaves.appspot.com Latest news from cricwaves.appspot.com (c)cricwaves.appspot.com en-gb Sun 25 Aug 2019 Antigua Test: Ishant Sharma takes five to put India in command http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/4OMFgktT7K_drh-sevawcirc/antigua-test-ishant-sharma-takes-five-to-put-india-in-command.html Team India took control of the Antigua Test on Day 2, having hosts West Indies on the mat at 189 for 8 after posting a challenging 297 batting first Ajinkya Rahane: Not too concerned about my hundred, it will come http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/N5jRFGVTkY_drh-sevawcirc/ajinkya-rahane-not-too-concerned-about-my-hundred-it-will-come.html India recovered from a precarious 25 for 3 to post a fighting 203 for 6 at the end of Day 1 of the Antigua Test, which was hit by rain. Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara and skipper Virat Kohli all fell cheaply as Kemar Roach and Shannon Gabriel provided the vital early breakthroughs. Antigua Test: India likely to play four bowlers, Rohit or Vihari may sit out http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/CYPILs7Mht_drh-sevawcirc/antigua-test-india-likely-to-play-four-bowlers-rohit-or-vihari-may-sit-out.html The team combination is the big factor of discussion ahead of India's first Test against West Indies at Antigua. While Virat Kohli hinted that they will most probably go with four bowlers, he did admit that the selection could be flexible, depending on the conditions. There are times when everything is good but your mind is distracted: Umesh Yadav reflects on tough times http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/h7FNkoIqtr_drh-sevawcirc/there-are-times-when-everything-is-good-but-your-mind-is-distracted-umesh-yadav-reflects-on-tough-times.html Having clinched the ODI series with ease, India will take on hosts West Indies in the first Test at Antigua, starting Thursday. Cheteshwar Pujara, Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane and Hanuma Vihari all got runs with the bat while Ishant Sharma, Kuldeep Yadav and Umesh Yadav all were among the wickets in the warm-up match. Ajinkya Rahane finally gets some much-needed runs ahead of first Test against West Indies http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/kQhWcad42w_drh-sevawcirc/ajinkya-rahane-finally-gets-some-much-needed-runs-ahead-of-first-test-against-west-indies.html Struggling India vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane hit a half-century on Monday in the warm-up game against West Indies A, which will give some relief to both him and the selectors ahead of the Test series which begins on August 22. Ravi Shastri stays on as Team India coach till 2021, Kapil says Kohli's views not taken http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/fGIVTTagB6_drh-sevawcirc/ravi-shastri-stays-on-as-team-india-coach-till-2021-kapil-says-kohlis-views-not-taken.html Current Team India coach Ravi Shastri has been given an extended term by the Cricket Advisory Committee led by World Cup winning captain Kapil Dev Former India opener VB Chandrasekhar passes away at 57 http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/4Fct23dLWo_drh-sevawcirc/former-india-opener-vb-chandrasekhar-passes-away-at-57.html Former India opener and national selector VB Chandrasekhar is no more. He was 57 and was due to turn 58 in a few days' time. There are conflicting reports Shreyas Iyer's knock was the game-changer: Virat Kohli http://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/Wamr1EVrIL_drh-sevawcirc/shreyas-iyers-knock-was-the-game-changer-virat-kohli.html India skipper Virat Kohli continued his sublime form with a 43rd ODI hundred as India clinched the series against West Indies 2-0. Chasing 255 to win