Test captain

'One of greatest players to play in all three formats': Ben Stokes on Virat Kohli

Stokes had announced his retirement from ODI cricket on Monday.

published on : 19th July 2022

'All-rounder Ben Stokes should be England Test captain', say former skippers

Former England captains Michael Vaughan and Mike Atherton felt that Stokes -- presently nursing a knee injury -- can take the England job with an easy conscience.

published on : 16th April 2022

From a non-starter to Test captain, Rohit Sharma's journey to the top

Rohit's promotion in this format has been like watching a race leader lap a backmarker after being said backmarker for years.

published on : 4th March 2022

Rohit has been on top of his game in Tests, he's successful leader: Ponting

Rohit had missed the series against South Africa due to a hamstring issue but he has now recovered and would be leading the side in the upcoming white-ball series against West Indies.

published on : 31st January 2022

Rohit back, Ashwin out of West Indies series with niggles

Rishi Dhawan and Shahrukh Khan are expected to get call-ups for the series against West Indies starting on February 6.

published on : 25th January 2022

Thank you for supporting Test cricket so passionately: Warne to Kohli

Kohli on Saturday ended his seven-year reign as India's most successful Test captain, the move coming a day after an unexpected 1-2 series loss to South Africa.

published on : 16th January 2022

'Can't be dishonest to my team': Virat Kohli steps down as India's Test captain

Kohli's decision to leave Test captaincy comes a day after India lost the three-match Test series against South Africa on Friday.

published on : 15th January 2022

Pat Cummins was asked to 'confess' before getting Australia captain job

Cummins was made Australia's 47th Test captain ahead of Ashes series after Tim Paine stepped down last week and took an indefinite break from cricket following the 'sexting scandal'.

published on : 28th November 2021

Pat Cummins is new Australia cricket captain

The last fast bowler to lead Australia at test level was Ray Lindwall for a single match in 1956, and only as a stand-in. Cummins is Australia's 47th test captain.

published on : 26th November 2021

Reinstating Smith as Australia captain will only add to the circus, says Ian Healy

Australia Test captain Tim Paine has quit after news emerged about a past investigation by Cricket Australia about him sending an unsolicited explicit image to a female co-worker four years ago.

published on : 23rd November 2021

Time is right to make Pat Cummins captain, says ex-Australia spinner Shane Warne

Warne feels Cummins, who is the current vice-captain, should be named the captain immediately ahead of the Ashes series.

published on : 23rd November 2021

Cricket Australia Chairman admits it was a mistake to not strip Paine of captaincy three years ago

Tim Paine stepped down as Australia's Test skipper on Nov 19 after it emerged that he had sent an unsolicited explicit image of himself along with a string of lewd messages to a co-worker in 2017.

published on : 20th November 2021