Suryakumar Yadav smashed his third T20I century as India beat Sri Lanka by 91 runs in the third T20I at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Rajkot on Saturday, January 7. India batted first after winning the toss and put up a massive 228 for 5 on the board. Suryakumar was unbeaten on 112 off only 51 balls, smacking seven fours and nine sixes.
India T20I skipper Hardik Pandya did not blame young left-arm seamer Arshdeep Singh for the team’s 16-run loss in the second T20I against Sri Lanka in Pune on Thursday, January 5. He, however, did say that bowling no balls is a crime, referring to Arshdeep overstepping five times in the match on Thursday.
Team India wicketkeeper-batter Sanju Samson has been ruled out of the remaining two T20Is of the ongoing series against Sri Lanka. The 28-year-old cricketer hurt his knee while attempting to field a ball near the boundary ropes during the first T20I at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Tuesday, January 3.
Indian star wicket-keeper Rishabh Pant had a horrific car accident on 30th December 2022, on the Delhi-Dehradun highway while he was on his way to his hometown. Pant was pulled out from his burning car by a Haryana roadways driver. Pant was admitted to the Max hospital in Dehradun but will soon be airlifted to Mumbai.
India beat Sri Lanka by two runs in the first T20I of the three-match series at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Tuesday, January 3. Batting first after losing the toss, India recovered from a bad start to post a challenging 162/5. The Lankans fought hard, but were held to 160 all out in their 20 overs
The Board of Cricket for India has made certain changes since the start of the Year. BCCI has created a roadmap for the upcoming ODI World Cup in 2023 which will be hosted in India, during the review meeting with Rahul Dravid (head coach), and Chetan Sharma (chief selector) which took place on 1st January 2023.
With regular skipper Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli and KL Rahul not part of yet another international series, Team India all-rounder Hardik Pandya will be the leading the Men in Blue in the three-match T20I series against Sri Lanka. The contest will kick-off with the first match at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Tuesday, January 3.
After a thrashing defeat in the T-20 World Cup semi-finals against England. BCCI is right onto the move from the beginning of the year for the upcoming ODI world cup which is going to be hosted by India. BCCI has scheduled a meeting on 1st January 2023, with Head Coach Rahul Dravid, Captain Rohit Sharma, NCA Chairman VVS Laxman, ex chief selector Chetan Sharma, and Board President Roger Binny. During the meeting they have shortlisted 20 players for the approaching ODI World Cup.