Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni retires from Test cricket, Mahindra Dhoni Career till now

Skipper Dhoni retires from Test cricket

Melbourne/Mumbai, Dec 30 (IANS) Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni Tuesday decided to quit Test cricket with immediate effect, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said in a statement. Virat Kohli has been named captain for the fourth and final Test. Test cricket Records Test centuries: Test centuries # Runs Match Against Stadium City/Country […]

Tea Report: India strike twice to restrict Australia to 174 for three

Tea Report: India strike twice to restrict Australia to 174 for three

Melbourne, Dec 26 (IANS) India hit back with two strikes in the post lunch session to reduce Australia to 174 for three at tea on day one of the third Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) here Friday.Australian skipper Steven Smith was unbeaten on 23 while Shaun Marsh (batting 32) was giving him company in […]

Vijay battles on as India lose Pujara, Kohli (Tea Report)

Vijay battles on as India lose Pujara, Kohli (Tea Report)

Brisbane, Dec 17 (IANS) Opener Murali Vijay (batting 73) continued to impress but India suffered a few setbacks to reach 151 for three at tea on day one of the second Test against Australia at the Gabba here Wednesday.The loss of Cheteshwar Pujara (18) and double-innings centurion from the previous match Virat Kohli (19) put India […]

Yuvraj, Pietersen released by their IPL teams

Yuvraj, Pietersen released by their IPL teams

New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Yuvraj Singh, the most expensive player of the Indian Premier League (IPL), has been released by Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) while Delhi Daredevils skipper Kevin Pietersen was released along with Dinesh Karthick, Ross Taylor and Murali Vijay, according to media reports.The Vijay Mallya-owned RCB had paid the 33-year-old all-rounder Rs.14 crore, […]

Tea Report : Kohli, Vijay give India fighting chance

Tea Report : Kohli, Vijay give India fighting chance

Adelaide, Dec 13 (IANS) Opener Murali Vijay (batting 85) and Virat Kohli (batting 82) put India in a strong position to win the first Test against Australia as the visitors reached 205 for two at tea, needing 159 more runs to win on the fifth and final day at the Adelaide Oval here Saturday.Vijay and Kohli […]

India incing towards victory; 205/2 at tea, need 159 more to win

India 205/2 at tea, need 159 more to win

Adelaide, Dec 13 (IANS) India were 205 for two at tea, needing 159 more runs to register a win on the fifth and final day of the first Test against Australia at the Adelaide Oval here Saturday. An unbeaten 148-run partnership between captain Virat Kohli (batting 82) and opener Murali Vijay (batting 85) helped the […]

Lipsky, Lahiri to headline Dubai Open

Lipsky, Lahiri to headline Dubai Open

Dubai, Dec 12 (IANS) Asian Tour’s top-three players American David Lipsky, Anirban Lahiri of India and Thailand’s Prom Meesawat, will headline the inaugural Dubai Open next week alongside 30 other Tour champions and four former Order of Merit winners.The $500,000 tournament will make its debut at The Els Club Dubai from Dec 18 to 21, marking […]

Tea scoreboard: Australia vs India, 1st Test, day 4

Tea scoreboard: Australia vs India, 1st Test, day 4

Adelaide, Dec 12 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard at tea on day four of the first Test between India and Australia at the Adelaide Oval here Friday.Australia (First Innings): 517/7 declaredIndia: Murali Vijay c Haddin b Johnson 53 Shikhar Dhawan b Harris 25 Cheteshwar Pujara b Lyon 73 Virat Kohli c Harris b Johnson 115 Ajinkya Rahane c Watson b […]

Tea Break: Pujara, Kohli guide India to 223/3

Tea Break: Pujara, Kohli guide India to 223/3

Adelaide, Dec 11 (IANS) Chesteshwar Pujara (73) and captain Virat Kohli (batting 48) helped India reach 223 for three at tea on day three of the first of the four-match Test series at the Adelaide Oval here Thursday.India lost well-set openers Shikhar Dhawan (25) and Murali Vijay (53) before lunch and Pujara in the second session […]