India ride Rohit ton to beat Bangladesh, qualify for semifinals

Birmingham: Indias batting in the last 10 overs at the Edgbaston Cricket Ground on Tuesday might have given hope to some fans of a Bangladesh fightback, but two things they forgot — the experience of the Indian bowling attack and the slowness of the wicket. The Men in Blue rode a brilliant 104 from Rohit Sharma — his fourth century in this More...

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By IANS On Sunday, June 30th, 2019
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Clinical England beat India to keep semis hopes alive

Birmingham: The stage was set for a vintage MS Dhoni finish as India needed 104 off the last 10 overs with the former India skipper just in and warming up at the Edgbaston Cricket Ground on Sunday. But his attempt More...

By Agencies On Thursday, June 27th, 2019
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India thrash Windies to put one foot in the WC semi-final

Manchester: Mohammed Shami returned career-best figures of 4/16 as India underlined their bowling might by chalking a huge 125-run victory over the West Indies in their World Cup group stage encounter to knock them More...

By Agencies On Sunday, June 23rd, 2019
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Shami hat-trick seals deal for India in thriller against Afghanistan

Southampton: Mohammed Shami (4/40) grabbed a magical hat-trick as India scripted a 11-run last-over win over Afghanistan in a thrilling World Cup clash here on Saturday. Shami became India’s only second bowler More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, June 19th, 2019
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Shikhar Dhawan ruled out of WC with thumb fracture

New Delhi: India opener Shikhar Dhawan has been ruled out of the 2019 edition of the World Cup as he is not in a position to recover in time for the remaining games of the showpiece event. Dhawan has been ruled More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Sunday, June 16th, 2019
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Virat Kohli becomes fastest batsman to score 11,000 runs in ODIs

Manchester: India skipper Virat Kohli rose to the challenge on Sunday against Pakistan and added another feather to his cap by becoming the fastest player in the history of the game to cross the 11,000-run mark More...

By Agencies On Friday, June 14th, 2019
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Root shows way as England thrash Windies by 8 wickets

Southampton: England rode Joe Root’s unbeaten 16th ODI hundred and brilliance of their fast bowlers to register a comprehensive eight-wicket victory over a listless West Indies in a lopsided World Cup encounter More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Tuesday, June 11th, 2019
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Injured Shikhar Dhawan under observation: BCCI

New Delhi: Injured India opener Shikhar Dhawan will be under observation as he strives to recover from a thumb fracture he picked up during the Autralia game, the BCCI said on Tuesday. Team India opening batsman More...

By Agencies On Monday, June 10th, 2019
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Fiery Yuvraj draws curtain on coveted international career

Mumbai: One performance is never enough to highlight Yuvraj Singh’s contribution to Indian cricket. But if there was one phase when he ruled world cricket, it had to be during the 2011 World Cup in India. More...

By Agencies On Friday, June 7th, 2019
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Nadal crushes Federer to reach 12th French Open final

Paris: Rafael Nadal reached the French Open final for the third time in a row, and a record extending 12th overall, with a straight set win over arch-rival Roger Federer, here on Friday. The Spaniard beat the Swiss More...