Team India keeps an eye on Rohit Sharma's recovery
Team India keeps an eye on Rohit Sharma's recovery

Gearing up for a virtual semifinal against England here on Friday, the Indian cricket team will keep a keen eye on the progress of batsman Rohit Sharma, who continues to nurse a sore hamstring.

Dhawan's form, Rohit's injury raise serious doubts on Team India's WC title defence
Dhawan's form, Rohit's injury raise serious doubts on Team India's WC title defence

It seems as if the preparations of Team India for the forthcoming ICC World Cup 2015 are not up to the mark. If one of their opener is going through a rough patch, then the other one is nursing an injury.

ODI tri-series: India ponder over worries ahead of do-or-die match against England
ODI tri-series: India ponder over worries ahead of do-or-die match against England

The Indian cricket team left for Perth on Tuesday, keeping in mind the need to overcome batting and bowling worries ahead of their virtual semifinal against England in the tri-series on Friday.

ODI tri-series: Australia vs India - As it happened...
ODI tri-series: Australia vs India - As it happened...

Welcome to our coverage of the fifth match of the Tri-series between Australia and India being played at Sydney Cricket Ground. It's a huge day, of cricket and also that of nationalism. It's Australia Day Down Under and Republic Day for the Indians. Aussies have already qualified for the final and for India, it is a must win game to keep their faintest of hopes alive for the title match.

Ishant Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja available for selection: MS Dhoni
Ishant Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja available for selection: MS Dhoni

India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Sunday said Ishant Sharma (ankle injury )and Ravindra Jadeja (left shoulder impingement) are fit and available for selection for the ODI tri-series clash against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) here Monday.

Tri-series, 5th ODI: Australia vs India - Preview
Tri-series, 5th ODI: Australia vs India - Preview

Their World Cup preparations derailed by successive losses, India would look to reignite the spark and keep themselves afloat in the ODI cricket tri-series when they take on an unbeaten Australia in a must-win game here on Monday.

India look emotionally drained: Danny Morrison
India look emotionally drained: Danny Morrison

Disappointed with India's performance in the ongoing tour of Australia, former New Zealand cricketer Danny Morrison feels the touring side looks "emotionally drained".

ODI tri-series: How Indian cricket team can still reach the final
ODI tri-series: How Indian cricket team can still reach the final

The touring Indian team members Down Under may not find themselves as engrossed as others on today's developments on the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting case's Supreme Court verdict. They themselves are dealing with altogether a different beast at hand. After losing to both Australia and England in the first round matches, India have very limited chance of making it to the final. But, all that matters for the team is winning the tri-series. Because, the defending ICC World Cup champions can't afford to finish third in a tri-series in the run-up to the quadrennial tournament. It will send a wrong signal to everyone.

ODI tri-series: India look to sort out batting woes before Hobart game
ODI tri-series: India look to sort out batting woes before Hobart game

Having tried quite a few permutations and combinations in the two losses so far, the Indian think-tank seems to have settled for Virat Kohli at the No.4 position to hit the right balance and stay alive in the ongoing tri-series.

Tri-series: Shikhar Dhawan's poor form continues
Tri-series: Shikhar Dhawan's poor form continues

Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan's poor form with the bat continued as the southpaw once again failed to make his presence felt in the 3rd ODI of the triangular series between India and England on Tuesday.

Stuart Broad lauds Steven Finn's match-winning performance against India
Stuart Broad lauds Steven Finn's match-winning performance against India

England speedster Stuart Broad on Tuesday hailed his team-mate Steven Finn's match-winning spell against India in the 3rd ODI of the ongoing tri-series.

India vs England, 3rd ODI: We kept losing wickets, says MS Dhoni
India vs England, 3rd ODI: We kept losing wickets, says MS Dhoni

India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Tuesday blamed the batsmen for the lack of partnerships that saw the team collapse to 153 all out before slumping to a nine-wicket defeat in their ODI tri-series match against England here.

ODI tri-series: I'm pleased my hard work finally paid off, says Steven Finn
ODI tri-series: I'm pleased my hard work finally paid off, says Steven Finn

He scripted a memorable comeback today snapping five wickets to set up England's nine-wicket win over India in the cricket tri-series and pacer Steven Finn said he was happy to see that his hard work finally paid off.

Stuart Binny justifies inclusion in ODI squad with all-round effort
Stuart Binny justifies inclusion in ODI squad with all-round effort

While his inclusion in India's 15-member World Cup squad raised many eyebrows, Indian all-rounder Stuart Binny on Tuesday showed why he deserved to be a part of India's ODI squad.

Tri-series, India vs England: I don't think we batted well, says MS Dhoni
Tri-series, India vs England: I don't think we batted well, says MS Dhoni

His decision to bat first backfired on Tuesday as India were dismissed for a paltry 153 against England and skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni put the blame on his batsmen for their nine-wicket loss in their second ODI of the cricket tri-series here.

ODI tri-series, Match 3: India vs England - As it happened...
ODI tri-series, Match 3: India vs England - As it happened...

England thrashed India by 9 wickets in Match 3 of the ODI tri-series at the Gabba

Triangular series: Time to test all-round skills of Stuart Binny ahead of ICC World Cup
Triangular series: Time to test all-round skills of Stuart Binny ahead of ICC World Cup

Many cricket pundits raised eyebrows when all-rounder Stuart Binny was picked in the list of 15-member Indian squad for the ICC World Cup 2015, in Australia and New Zealand.

Is it right to change Virat Kohli's batting position ahead of World Cup 2015?
Is it right to change Virat Kohli's batting position ahead of World Cup 2015?

The mainstay of Indian batting line-up - Virat Kohli - sacrificed his one-down position for Ajinkya Rahane during India's opening match of the triangular series against home team Australia at Melbourne Cricket Ground, as the former played at number four.

Tri-series: India vs England - Preview
Tri-series: India vs England - Preview

Jolted by the opening loss to Australia, India would look to plug the bowling loopholes and ensure a stronger batting display when they take on England in their second ODI tri-series cricket match here on Tuesday.

ODI tri-series: Australia vs India -  Statistical highlights
ODI tri-series: Australia vs India - Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights of the second match of the cricket tri-series between India and Australia at the MCG, here on Sunday.