India vs England 1st Test, Day 4: Statistical Highlights

Statistical highlights on Day 4 of the first cricket Test between India and England here on Sunday.

Wicket has become very flat, says Umesh Yadav

Not assured of an outright win in the first Test after England`s dramatic fightback, Indian pacer Umesh Yadav today said the home team`s bowlers will have to put in a lot of effort on the final day to pack off the visitors on a pitch that has become flat.

India vs England 2012: Bereaved Gambhir expected to join team on Day 5

India opener Gautam Gambhir, who has returned home following his grandmother`s death, is expected to join the team in Ahmedabad for the final day`s play in the first Test against England on Monday.

India vs England 1st Test, Day 2: Pujara, spinners help India tighten grip

Cheteshwar Pujara showed immense concentration and skill to notch up his maiden Test double century as India put themselves in the driver`s seat in the first Test by posting a mammoth first innings total and then compounded England`s misery with three early jolts on Friday.

Pujara makes crucial No.3 position his with double-ton

Cheteshwar Pujara Friday ticked another box in the process of filling the key No. 3 position in India`s batting order, vacated by the great Rahul Dravid. Playing in only his sixth Test, Pujara hit his maiden double century (206 not out) against England in the first Test at Ahmedabad.

Missing out on hundred in warm-up game inspired me: Pujara

Cheteshwar Pujara, who scored his maiden Test double century in India`s mammoth first innings total against England, today said that missing out on a hundred against the same opposition in the warm-up game inspired him to score big in the first Test here.

Pujara becomes 19th Indian to hit double century in Tests

Cheteshwar Pujara on Friday joined a select band of 18 other countrymen to score a double century in Test cricket.

Guptill says Ahmedabad Test against India helped him regain form

New Zealand batsman Martin Guptill reckons that his comeback Ahmedabad Test against India in November had helped him regain his confidence and form.

Bhajji saves day as A’bad Test ends in a draw

The first Test match between India and New Zealand ended in a drab draw after the last session could not yield any result.

Statistical Highlights of Ahmedabad Test

Statistical highlights on the fifth day of the first cricket Test between India and New Zealand.

India stare defeat as Martin sparks turnaround

Chris Martin’s fiery bowling spell shattered Indian batting line-up to reduce hosts to 82/6 at the end of day four.

Ryder smashes ton, NZ end day 3 at 331/5

Ryder and Williamson put on a record fifth wicket partnership to put Kiwis in control.

We bowled well on a flat track: Sreesanth

Sreesanth maintained that the home team bowlers had performed well on the flat track at the Sardar Patel Stadium in Motera.

Kiwis off to rickety start, end day at 69/2

In reply to India’s solid first innings total of 487, New Zealand ended the second day of the first Test at 69/2 on Friday.

Sehwag’s 173 takes India to 329/3 on Day 1

Virender Sehwag slammed 173 while Rahul Dravid, too, hit a ton as India gained the upper hand in the first Test against New Zealand.

Indian cricket team arrives in Ahmedabad for Test against NZ

Indian cricket team arrived for their first match of the three-Test series against visitors New Zealand.

Ahmedabad Test: Gambhir leads fightback

India ended day 4 at 190/2, still needing 144 runs to make SL bat again. Gambhir at 74 was not-out.

Ahmedabad Test: Gambhir leads fightback

India ended day 4 at 190/2, still needing 144 runs to make SL bat again. Gambhir at 74 was not-out.