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English women defeat India A by 6 wickets in 2nd T20 warm-up

English women defeat India A by 6 wickets in 2nd T20 warm-up

 The English players notched up their second successive win as they comprehensively thrashed India A by six wickets in a warm-up T20 game on Tuesday.

Mar 20, 2018, 15:46 PM IST
Dawlat Zadran takes hat-trick in Afghanistan's stunning win over West Indies in ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier warm-up

Dawlat Zadran takes hat-trick in Afghanistan's stunning win over West Indies in ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier warm-up

Fast bowler Dawlat Zadran rejoiced a hat-trick as Afghanistan shocked former world champions West Indies by 29 runs in an ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier warm-up match on Tuesday.

Feb 27, 2018, 22:31 PM IST
Bangladesh set for warm-up match on India tour

Bangladesh set for warm-up match on India tour

The Test, which was originally scheduled to begin on February 8, has been pushed back by one day.

Jan 15, 2017, 16:13 PM IST
India A vs England: Sam Billings credits Rahul Dravid for helping him become a better player of spin

India A vs England: Sam Billings credits Rahul Dravid for helping him become a better player of spin

Billings smashed a match-winning 93 to guide England to a three-wicket victory in a warm-up match against India A.

Jan 11, 2017, 12:20 PM IST
ICC World Twenty20: India is winning because of contribution from all departments, says Rohit Sharma

ICC World Twenty20: India is winning because of contribution from all departments, says Rohit Sharma

The historic Eden Gardens has been a happy hunting ground for Rohit Sharma.

Mar 11, 2016, 12:34 PM IST
ICC World Twenty20: Mohammed Shami has worked really hard all this while, says Rohit Sharma

ICC World Twenty20: Mohammed Shami has worked really hard all this while, says Rohit Sharma

Rohit pointed out that the Indian team expects a lot from Shami.

Mar 11, 2016, 12:16 PM IST
ICC World Twenty20: India vs West Indies - Chance for fringe players to impress and get confidence in warm-up match

ICC World Twenty20: India vs West Indies - Chance for fringe players to impress and get confidence in warm-up match

India have gone with a consistent playing XI so far in three back to back T20I series.

Mar 10, 2016, 12:03 PM IST
ICC World Twenty20: Warm-up games shifted out of Mumbai's BKC ground

ICC World Twenty20: Warm-up games shifted out of Mumbai's BKC ground

India will clash with an in-form South Africa at the Wankhede on March 12.

Mar 06, 2016, 20:18 PM IST
Pakistan, England tune up with ODI warm-up wins

Pakistan, England tune up with ODI warm-up wins

Pakistan and England tuned up for their four-match one-day series with comfortable warm-up wins.

Nov 08, 2015, 22:32 PM IST
Denis Istomin to face Sam Querrey in Nottingham final

Denis Istomin to face Sam Querrey in Nottingham final

Sam Querrey of the United States, the 12th seed, will face Uzbekistan`s Denis Istomin, the world number 92, in the final of the Wimbledon warm-up tournament in Nottingham after both came through their semi-finals on Friday.

Jun 26, 2015, 21:46 PM IST
Manchester City add extra game for Australia swing

Manchester City add extra game for Australia swing

Manchester City will play sister club Melbourne City next month as a warm-up to the International Champions Cup, which also features Real Madrid and AS Roma, it was announced Wednesday.

Jun 24, 2015, 13:33 PM IST
Italy coach Antonio Conte gets death threats after Claudio Marchisio injury

Italy coach Antonio Conte gets death threats after Claudio Marchisio injury

Italy coach Antonio Conte has received death threats from angry Juventus fans who blame his training methods for the injury that will probably rule midfielder Claudio Marchisio out for the rest of the season.

Mar 28, 2015, 21:07 PM IST
Senegal thrash Guinea 5-2 in friendly

Senegal thrash Guinea 5-2 in friendly

Senegal sent out an ominous warning of their potential ahead of the African Nations Cup finals with a 5-2 win over Guinea in a pre-tournament warm-up international on Tuesday.

Jan 14, 2015, 08:20 AM IST
India's tour of Australia: CA XI bowlers to share insights into Indian team

India's tour of Australia: CA XI bowlers to share insights into Indian team

Five bowlers of the Cricket Australia XI, against whom India played a couple of two-day games as a warm-up to the Test series, will stay here to assist the national side and provide insights into the visiting team.

Dec 05, 2014, 17:53 PM IST
South African spinner Imran Tahir in doubt for fourth ODI

South African spinner Imran Tahir in doubt for fourth ODI

South Africa could be without frontline spin bowler Imran Tahir for the fourth one-dayer against Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground after he injured his knee in the 73-run defeat in Canberra on Wednesday.

Nov 20, 2014, 09:06 AM IST
Unmukt, Mishra shine as India A crush West Indies in warm-up opener

Unmukt, Mishra shine as India A crush West Indies in warm-up opener

Veteran leg-spinner Amit Mishra and talented youngster Unmukt Chand put up impressive performances as India A made short work of the touring West Indies side in the first of the two warm-up one dayers here on Friday.

Oct 03, 2014, 18:26 PM IST

Djokovic shrugs off wrist injury fears

Novak Djokovic insists the wrist injury that forced him to pull out of a Wimbledon warm-up event this week won`t affect his bid to win the grasscourt Grand Slam.

Jun 21, 2014, 22:30 PM IST

Japan edges Costa Rica in World Cup warm-up

Manchester United striker Shinji Kagawa scored the go-ahead goal in the 80th minute Monday as Japan defeated Costa Rica 3-1 in a World Cup warm-up friendly for both teams.

Jun 03, 2014, 09:49 AM IST

Scolari tells Brazil to sharpen up

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari on Monday urged his troops to sharpen up a day before their World Cup warm-up with Panama.

Jun 03, 2014, 09:08 AM IST

Akaminko, Schlupp cut from Ghana World Cup squad

A heavy fall on his ankle in the last minute of Saturday’s warm-up match against the Netherlands has cost Ghana defender Jerry Akaminko a World Cup place after he was ruled out for three months and became one of three players cut from the squad.

Jun 02, 2014, 10:02 AM IST