Never underestimate importance of Dhoni: Clarke

Never underestimate importance of Dhoni: Clarke

Thursday, 14 March 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Former Australian captain Michael Clarke on Thursday warned critics to "never underestimate" the importance of veteran Mahendra Singh Dhoni in the Indian limited overs teams. Clarke tweeted after the Australian team beat fancied India in the fifth and final ODI at the Feroz Shah Kotla for a stunning come-from-behind 3-2 series...

Australia beat India by four wickets in fourth ODI

Australia beat India by four wickets in fourth ODI

Sunday, 10 March 2019 | PTI | Mohali

Australia beat India by four wickets in the fourth One-day International here Sunday. The five-match series is now tied at 2-2 with the decider to be played in Delhi on Wednesday. Brief scores: 358/9 in 50 overs (Dhawan 143, Rohit 95; 5/70 Cummins). Australia 359/6 in 47.5 overs (Khawaja 91, Handscomb 117,...

India score 358/9 in fourth ODI

India score 358/9 in fourth ODI

Sunday, 10 March 2019 | PTI | Mohali

India made 358 for nine against Australia in the fourth One-day International here Sunday. Opener Shikhar Dhawan was back amongst the runs with 143 off 115 balls while Rohit Sharma made 95. Brief scores: 358/9 in 50 overs (Dhawan 143, Rohit 95; 5/70 Cummins).

You cannot bowl at Kohli's stumps, Warne tells bowlers

You cannot bowl at Kohli's stumps, Warne tells bowlers

Sunday, 10 March 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

To bowlers bruised and battered, and faced with the frightening prospect of again running into Virat Kohli, spin great Shane Warne offered an advise: bowl at either leg or wide of off stump, but not at the stumps. "If you're going to bowl to Virat Kohli, you either bowl at leg...

4th ODI: India win toss, opt to bat against Australia

4th ODI: India win toss, opt to bat against Australia

Sunday, 10 March 2019 | PTI | Mohali

Indian captain Virat Kohli won the toss and opted to bat in the fourth ODI against Australia here Sunday. For India, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, K L Rahul, Rishabh Pant and Yuzvendra Chahal came in for Mohammed Shami, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni and Ravindra Jadeja. Marcus Stoinis made way for Ashton Turner in the...

It's huge for me as first one is always difficult to get: Khawaja on century

It's huge for me as first one is always difficult to get: Khawaja on century

Saturday, 09 March 2019 | PTI | Mohali

Usman Khawaja termed his maiden hundred in ODI as a “huge thing” simply because the first one is always difficult to get. Khawaja hit a 104-run knock and shared a 193 run stand with captain and fellow opener Aaron Finch to play a significant role in Australia's 32-run win in the...

Australia beat India by 32 runs in 3rd ODI to keep alive series

Australia beat India by 32 runs in 3rd ODI to keep alive series

Friday, 08 March 2019 | PTI | Ranchi

Australia defeated India by 32 runs in the third ODI to keep the five-match series alive here Friday. Chasing Australia's stiff 313 for 5, India were bowled out for 281 in 48.2 overs with skipper Virat Kohli scoring 123 off 95 balls. Brief Score: Australia: 313/5 in 50 overs (Usman Khawaja 104, Aaron...

Khawaja scores 104 as Australia post 313/5 in 3rd ODI

Khawaja scores 104 as Australia post 313/5 in 3rd ODI

Friday, 08 March 2019 | PTI | Ranchi

Opener Usman Khawaja hit 104 off 113 balls to propel Australia to a challenging 313/5 against India in the third ODI here Friday. Apart from Khawaja, who hit a six and 11 boundaries, skipper Aaron Finch smashed 93 off 99      balls with three sixes and 10 fours. Glenn Maxwell also played...