#Test series

26 minutes ago.Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
India registered a 10-wicket win in the third Test against England on Thursday. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ICC)

  • The pink-ball Test between India and England ended in two days, leading to a lot of criticism
  • BCCI understands that another rank turner will not bode well for the new venue
  • If there has been one good and one bad pitch at the same venue, the ICC is unlikely to take any action

23 hours ago.Motera, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
A total of 30 wickets fell in the third Test with spinner taking 28 of them. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • ICC rules state that a pitch is rated 'poor' if it favours the bowlers or batsmen
  • But ICC has clarified pitch and ground ratings will not impact the World Test Championship points table
  • This means that India will not lose any points even if the Motera pitch is deemed 'poor'

1 day ago.Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Patel took a total of 11 wickets in the two innings of the third Test. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • The video displays the left-arm spinner narrating his experience during the time when he was out of the squad
  • Axar Patel pointed out that his situation did not always resemble the present bout of celebration
  • Hardik Pandya  appreciated Patel's performance, saying the team was waiting for his debut

1 day ago.Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Ravichandran Ashwin was one of the leading wicket takers for the Indian side. (Photo: PTI)

  • Virat Kohli now has a total of 22 victories after having played 29 Tests as the skipper
  • Former Indian captain MS Dhoni, having played the same number of matches, had 21 victories
  • Since making his captaincy debut in 2013, Kohli has won 63 out of a total of 92 matches

1 day ago.Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
India beat England by 10 wickets in the third Test to take a 2-1 lead in the series. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Virat Kohli joked about Ishant Sharma not getting to bowl much in his 100th Test
  • He said a lack of application from the batsmen led to the early finish of the match
  • He praised Axar Patel for his performance 

Jonny Bairstow, since his Test debut, has played in 73 Test matches. (Photo credit: Instagram/@jbairstow21)

  • Jonny Bairstow made his Test debut against West Indies in 2011
  • Bairstow, despite 4,169 runs in Test cricket, is arguably celebrated more as as limited-over cricketer
  • In both first and the second innings of the third Test, Bairstow scored zero runs

1 day ago.Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Virender Sehwag has been entertaining his followers with his online commentary on Twitter on the England versus India Test series. (Photo Credit: Facebook/Virender Sehwag)

  • Virender Sehwag took a jab at England's disastrous performance at today's match
  • He mocked how quickly the bastmen were getting out
  • Harbhajan Singh also reweeted Sehwag's meme

1 day ago.Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
England's second innings on Thursday was cut short by brilliant spells from Indian spinners Axar Patel and Ravichandran Ashwin. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • India won the match by 49 runs
  • The second innings saw England being finished off with a score of 81
  • A total of 139.4 overs were bowled in the match, the third lowest in the history of Test cricket

1 day ago.Kolkata
Zak Crawley scored 53 in the first innings. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@england cricket)

Zak Crawley had blamed the pitch at the Ahmedabad stadium yesterday, saying that it was extremely difficult to bat last on the pitch

1 day ago
The third Test between India and England was completed on Thursday, with India winning the match by 10 wickets. (Representational image: Unsplash)

  • The top listed match in the list between Australia and South Africa in 1932 lasted just five hours and 53 minutes
  • The second took place between West Indies and England in 1935
  • The third shortest Test is the recently concluded Test between India and England in 2021