Cricbuzz What is intent in cricket? Maybe it's a question that should be circulated around the Indian dressing-room. Thursday (December 6) would be a good day to do so. Is intent all about facing the opposition head-on and "expressing" yourself from ball one? ---


Mourinho: Alli angry with performance
Jose Mourinho insists Dele Alli was angry with his own performance, not the decision to substitute him, after he reacted furiously to being withdrawn during Tottenham's 1-0 Champions League last-16 first-leg loss to RB Leipzig.

Pliskova, Muguruza restore order, reach Dubai quarters
Karolina Pliskova and Garbine Muguruza re-established order among seeds on Wednesday as both reached the quarter finals of the WTA Dubai Championships.

Hamilton fastest as new cars unleashed in F1 testing
Lewis Hamilton is fastest for Mercedes on the first day of Formula 1 testing at the Circuit de Catalunya-Barcelona.

Slogger's graveyard: Glut of white-ball cricket softens India for kill
The Sydney Morning Herald Like men trying to change the tyres on a moving vehicle, India's batsmen tried to relearn how to play Test cricket while playing a Test match. Their failure was both understandable and a resounding disappointment. One after another, the touring top ... --