India thrash Bangladesh, Windies outhit NZ in last warmups

Sports 05/28/19, 16:58

India thrashed Bangladesh by 95 runs and the West Indies outgunned New Zealand by 91 runs in the last Cricket World Cup warmups on Tuesday.The tournament starts on Thursday, when England and South Africa meet at the Oval.India put up 359-7 and bowled out Bangladesh for 264 in Cardiff.India's MS ...

Expectations high for Kohli’s India at Cricket World Cup

Sports 05/24/19, 16:33

Virat Kohli didn't become the world's best limited-overs batsman by accident.The ultra-competitive India captain is up for the contest every time he takes strike, and for every ball that is bowled while he's in the field."I take a lot of pride in performing for the team, making impact performances for ...

5 players who could shine in the Cricket World Cup

Sports 05/23/19, 19:53

Five players to watch in the Cricket World Cup starting on Thursday:VIRAT KOHLI (India)He's the best batsman in the world and undoubtedly cricket's biggest star. Now Virat Kohli is aiming to underline his status as one of the game's modern greats by winning the World Cup for the second time ...

Kid’s question makes Cricket World Cup captains squirm

Sports 05/23/19, 10:59

Lined up on the stage like targets, the 10 captains of the Cricket World Cup teams laughed uncomfortably at the question posed to them by a kid with a microphone."If you could add one player to your squad from another team, which player would you choose?"Eoin Morgan and Virat Kohli, ...

India leaves out Rayudu and Pant for World Cup

Sports 04/15/19, 07:06

Vijay Shankhar and Ravindra Jadeja were picked for India's World Cup cricket team on Monday while Ambati Rayudu was left out.The squad was named by chief selector MSK Prasad after meeting with skipper Virat Kohli.Rishabh Pant also missed out while the experienced Dinesh Karthik was chosen for the tournament in ...

Australia’s 2-year ODI losing streak ends in New Delhi

Sports 03/13/19, 22:10

For those Australian cricket fans who stayed up until the early hours to watch their team's series-ending one-day international against India, a semi-sleepless night was worth it.Australia's 35-run win at the first-boisterous but later subdued Feroz Shah Kotla Ground in New Delhi ended a two-year losing streak in one-day international ...

Australia beats India by 35 runs in deciding 5th ODI

Sports 03/13/19, 11:18

Australia beat India by 35 runs to win the fifth and final ODI on Wednesday and secure a 3-2 victory in the series.It is the first ODI series' win for Australia since January 2017 and the fourth on Indian soil, the last coming in 2009. It was India's first loss ...

Kohli hundred in vain as Australia win 3rd ODI by 32 runs

Sports 03/08/19, 11:03

Captain Virat Kohli scored 123 runs but India was prevented from clinching the one-day cricket international series when Australia won the third match by 32 runs on Friday.Australia cut India's lead to 2-1 in the five-match series. The fourth match is on Sunday in Chandigarh.Australia made 313-5 after an opening ...

Australia beats India by 7 wickets in 2nd T20 to win series

Sports 02/27/19, 13:10

Glenn Maxwell scored 113 not out off just 55 balls as Australia beat India by seven wickets in the second Twenty20 on Wednesday, clinching a 2-0 series win.Maxwell hit seven fours and nine sixes as Australia finished with 194-3 in reply to India's 190-4, wrapping up their first T20 series ...

New Zealand beats India by 8 wickets in 4th one-day match

Sports 01/31/19, 01:16

Trent Boult took five wickets for 21 runs to lead New Zealand to a face-saving eight-wicket win over India on Thursday in the fourth one-day cricket international.India had already won the five-match series 3-0, outplaying New Zealand by eight wickets in the first match, 90 runs in the second and ...

India beats New Zealand by 90 runs in 2nd ODI

Sports 01/26/19, 05:32

A 154-run opening partnership between Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma set India on course to a 90-run win over New Zealand in the second one-day cricket international on Saturday and a 2-0 lead in the five-match series.Sharma made 87 and Dhawan 66 as India posted 324-4 after winning the toss ...

India beats New Zealand by 90 runs in 2nd ODI

Sports 01/26/19, 04:35

A 154-run opening partnership between Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma set India on course to a 90-run win over New Zealand in the second one-day cricket international on Saturday and a 2-0 lead in the five-match series.Sharma made 87 and Dhawan 66 as India posted 324-4 after winning the toss ...

India wins toss and bats 1st in 2nd one-dayer vs New Zealand

Sports 01/25/19, 20:47

India won the toss and elected to bat Saturday in the second one-day cricket international against New Zealand at Bay Oval.Captain Virat Kohli said India was confident in its ability to chase any total and his decision to bat was "about giving ourselves another challenge."India beat New Zealand by eight ...

Glaring problem: India beats New Zealand by 8 wickets in ODI

Sports 01/23/19, 05:31

Shikhar Dhawan scored an unbeaten 75 and Virat Kohli scored 45 to guide India to an eight-wicket win over New Zealand in a one-day cricket international that was shortened because of so-called sun-strike.The players were forced from the field for almost 40 minutes as India replied to New Zealand's total ...

ICC Teams of Year: Kohli named captain of test and ODI teams

Sports 01/22/19, 02:29

Virat Kohli was been selected as captain of both the test and ODI teams picked annually by the International Cricket Council.Kohli scored 1,322 runs at an average of 55.08 with five centuries in 13 test matches for India. He also scored 1,202 runs in 14 ODIs, including six centuries."It has ...

India beats Australia by 7 wickets in 3rd ODI, wins series

Sports 01/18/19, 06:33

Legspinner Yuzvendra Chahal took a record 6-42 to propel India to a seven-wicket win over Australia in the third one-day cricket international and a 2-1 win in the three-match series on Friday.Chahal's return was not only a career-best, beating his 5-22 against South Africa, but matched the best figures in ...

India beats Australia by 6 wickets in 2nd ODI, ties series

Sports 01/15/19, 06:56

Virat Kohli made 104 and Mahendra Singh Dhoni an unbeaten 55 from 54 balls as captains past and present guided India to a six-wicket win over Australia in the second one-day cricket international on Tuesday, leveling the three-match series at 1-1.Kohli posted his 39th ODI century, his 24th in a ...

Australia wins toss, bats in 2nd ODI against India

Sports 01/14/19, 22:26

Australia captain Aaron Finch won the toss and elected to bat Tuesday in the second limited-overs cricket international against India.Though a day-nighter, the match is likely to be played in extreme heat.Australia retained the same lineup that won the first match by 34 runs to take a lead in the ...

Australia beats India by 34 runs in 1st ODI in Sydney

Sports 01/12/19, 06:33

Australia's reserve pacemen and recalled batsmen beat India by 34 runs at the Sydney Cricket Ground, where Rohit Sharma scored 133 but couldn't overhaul the hosts' 288-5 in the one-day international series opener.Usman Khawaja scored 59 during his first ODI in almost two years while Peter Handscomb, playing his first ...

2 India cricketers suspended over inappropriate TV comments

Sports 01/11/19, 21:17

India allrounder Hardik Pandya and opener K.L. Rahul have been suspended from all forms of cricket pending an inquiry into what officials described as controversial comments on an India-based television show.The Committee of Administrators, acting on behalf of the Board of Control for Cricket in India, on Saturday said it ...

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