Like last year, we will look to put NZ under pressure from ball one: Kohli

Like last year, we will look to put NZ under pressure from ball one: Kohli

Monday, 20 January 2020 | PTI | Bengaluru

A series win against a strong Australia and the performance in New Zealand last year gives India a lot of confidence ahead of a fresh tour beginning on January 24, said skipper Virat Kohli whose team will be aiming to put the Black Caps under pressure from the word go. India...

Great to be compared with someone like Dravid: Rahul

Great to be compared with someone like Dravid: Rahul

Saturday, 18 January 2020 | PTI | Rajkot

Gradually learning to fit into multiple roles as per team's requirement, KL Rahul has drawn comparisons with the legendary Rahul Dravid and the young batsman says it's an honour. Like Rahul Dravid, he has played in the middle-order and has kept wickets too. A traditional opener, Rahul came in at number five...

Smith blames loss of three quick wickets for defeat

Smith blames loss of three quick wickets for defeat

Saturday, 18 January 2020 | PTI | Rajkot

Australia batsman Steve Smith rued the loss of three quick wickets in the middle overs, including his own, that proved decisive in his team's 36-run loss to India in the second ODI here. India posted a fighting 340 for six on a flat track with opener Shikhar Dhawan top-scoring with 90-ball...

Rohit hurts his left hand, taken off the field

Rohit hurts his left hand, taken off the field

Friday, 17 January 2020 | PTI | Rajkot

India vice-captain Rohit Sharma was taken off the field after hurting his left hand while fielding in the second ODI against Australia here. Rohit awkwardly dived to save a boundary at deep point when he hurt his left-shoulder in the 43rd over. Rohit running from sweeper cover made a tumbling effort...

India score 340 for 6 against Australia in 2nd ODI

India score 340 for 6 against Australia in 2nd ODI

Friday, 17 January 2020 | PTI | Rajkot

India scored a competitive 340 for 6 against Australia in the second ODI here on Friday. Shikhar Dhawan top-scored with 96 off 90 balls while skipper Virat Kohli hit 78 off 76 deliveries. KL Rahul coming in at No 5 scored 80 off 52 balls while leg-spinner Adam Zampa was the...

Australia opt to bowl against India in second ODI, Pandey replaces injured Pant

Australia opt to bowl against India in second ODI, Pandey replaces injured Pant

Friday, 17 January 2020 | PTI | Rajkot

Australia won the toss and opted to bowl against India in the second ODI here on Friday. While Australia named an unchanged team, India made brought in Manish Pandey and Navdeep Saini in place of injured Rishabh Pant and pacer Shardul Thakur respectively. Australia won the opening ODI of the three-match series...

Andhra 'keeper-batsman K S Bharat named cover for concussed Pant

Andhra 'keeper-batsman K S Bharat named cover for concussed Pant

Friday, 17 January 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

Andhra Pradesh wicketkeeper-batsman K S Bharat was on Friday called in as back-up for Rishabh Pant, who was ruled out of India's second ODI against Australia due to a concussion. The 26-year-old Bharat is uncapped and has an experience of 74 first-class  matches with 4143 runs. He has a strike rate...

Finch expects India to fight back hard in second ODI

Finch expects India to fight back hard in second ODI

Thursday, 16 January 2020 | PTI | Rajkot

Australia captain Aaron Finch has no doubts that India will "fight back" in the second ODI here Friday after being battered in the series-opener in Mumbai. Australia gave the hosts a reality check with a crushing 10-wicket win in the lung-opener on Tuesday, riding on David Warner and Finch's unbeaten hundreds. But...

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