Kohli, Root face different tests of captaincy
India captain Virat Kohli and his England counterpart Joe Root are beset by different challenges as the four-Test series between the two teams gets underway in just over a week's time.
Inspired by Dhoni, learnt helicopter shot for 'death' overs: Solanki
Right-handed batsman Vishnu Solanki, who hit a helicopter shot a la MS Dhoni off the last ball in the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 quarter-final against Haryana, to take Baroda to win and into the semi-finals, said that he had practised the stroke in the quarantine period just for the 'death' overs for domestic limited-overs tournaments.
England's weak link is the top three as India cement theirs
While India cemented their top-order batting on the recent tour of Australia with Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill settling in as opening pair and Cheteshwar Pujara already there at No. 3, England's top-order in comparison looks shaky ahead of the four-Test tour of India.