India won the first series-opening on Australian soil and first in the country since Anil Kumble’s team defeated Ricky Ponting’s side in Perth in 2008.
Adelaide: India gets a strong hold as Australia, while chasing a formidable lead of 322 runs, were 104/4 in their second innings at the end of the fourth day of the opening cricket Test here on Sunday. At stumps, Shaun Marsh was batting on 31 while Travis Head was on 11 at the other end. The Australians still …
The Indian-dominated city of Brampton which lies on the outskirts of Toronto will soon build the first world-class cricket stadium in Canada as the population of cricket loving immigrants are increasing rapidly.
Brilliant inswinger from veteran pacer Ishant Sharma plucked Aaron Finch in the very first over for a third-ball duck while, the other opener Marcus Harris (26) was sent back to pavilion by off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin.
Adelaide: Australian skipper Tim Paine said here on Wednesday that Victoria opener Marcus Harris will make his Test debut while Mitchell Marsh will make way for middle-order batsman Peter Handscomb in the first Test against India. Handscomb will bat at No.5 and the hosts will thus enter the first Test with four specialist bowlers – …
The captain of the 1990 World Cup winners will undertake his first ever tour of India, during which he will participate in a number of fan and media activities.
Last time when India won its first World Cup in Hockey it was in 1975 under the captaincy of Ajit Pal Singh.
When rain stopped play, Australia were 132/7 in 19 overs and India get revised total of 137 runs based on the Duckworth-Lewis (D/L). However, just when the players were about to enter the field, rains returned and when it stopped, the target for India was revised to 90 runs from 11 overs. Later, another downpour led to the cancellation of the match.