Kohli`s 133 in CB series voted as 2012`s best ODI effort

India`s middle-order batsman Virat Kohli`s knock of 133 in the CB series against Sri Lanka has been voted the top ODI batting performance of 2012 in the sixth annual ESPNcricinfo Awards, announced on Monday.

Sri Lanka eye title as Aussies struggle with injuries, bowling

A rejuvenated Sri Lanka would look to exploit the injury problems and bowling woes of Australia when the two teams clash for the title in the third and last final final of the cricket tri-series on Wednesday.

We will have a couple of tricks up our sleeve: Arthur

Australia coach Micky Arthur on Wednesday promised that his team will have some tricks up its sleeves to defeat Sri Lanka in Thursday`s tri-series decider.

Sri Lanka eye title as Aussies struggle with injuries, bowling

A rejuvinated Sri Lanka would look to exploit the injury problems and bowling woes of Australia when the two teams clash for the title in the third and last final final of the cricket tri-series on Thursday.

Key is to compete well at all times: Jayawardene

After registering a comprehensive win over Australia in the second final of the tri-series, Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene on Tuesday said that the key to his team`s success against a tough opponent is to "compete well at all times".

We did not have enough runs on the board: Clarke

A disappointed Australian captain Michael Clarke bemoaned the lack of a challenging total as they were outplayed in the second final by Sri Lanka at Adelaide Oval, on Tuesday.

Bowling and fielding let us down: Clarke

Australian skipper Michael Clarke blamed his bowlers and fielders for their eight-wicket loss to Sri Lanka.

Australia will seek to clinch the title on Tuesday itself

Just a step away from clinching the title, Australia will be hoping to seal the issue tomorrow itself when they take on a spirited Sri Lanka in the second match of the best-of-three finals of the cricket tri-series.

Indian players should play like there`s no tomorrow: MacGill

Stuart MacGill has reckoned that Indian cricket has a future only if players play like there`s no tomorrow.

Pattinson puts pace spearhead Lee's place in doubt for tri-series finals

bowler James Pattinson has performed well enough in his comeback match to put a question mark on veteran Brett Lee`s inclusion.

Lankans look to prevail over Aussies in tri-series finals

Australia and Sri Lanka will battle it out in best-of-three finals starting on Sunday.

Unpaid Lankan stars continue to shine at tri-series

Sri Lankan cricketers, who have punched much above their weight by reaching the finals of the ongoing ODI tri-series will not get a single penny for these matches.

Sri Lanka beat Australia to send India home

Sri Lanka beat Australia by 9 runs in their final group match and qualified for the CB Series finals.

Australia take on Sri Lanka with India praying for Oz win

Indian cricketers and millions of their fans would be unified in praying for an Australian victory when the hosts take on Sri Lanka in the last but the most crucial league match of the ODI tri-series on Friday.

It`s good not to need someone else`s favours: Jayawardene

His team`s prospects of reaching the tri-series finals have been dented after the massive loss to India but Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene today said he is glad that at least the islanders` fortunes are still in their own hands unlike their sub-continental neighbours.

Lee confirms his availability despite broken foot

Despite his right foot still broken and is causing him a lot of pain, Australian speedster Brett Lee has said that he would not like to sit out of the tomorrow`s tri-series match against Sri Lanka here at the MCG.

Indians put practice on hold till tri-series fate is decided

Their fate not in their hands, India have put practice on hold depending on how the Australia-Sri Lanka match of the ongoing cricket tri-series pans out in Melbourne on Friday.

Clarke likely to sit out of MCG ODI

Australia captain Michael Clarke is set to miss out the final group game Friday against Sri Lanka in the Commonwealth Bank tri-series ODI cricket tournament, the national selectors said Wednesday.

It has to be the best innings of my career: Kohli

Virat Kohli termed his 86-ball knock against Sri Lanka as the best of his international career.

India Vs Sri Lanka: As it happened

Virat Kohli tore apart Sri Lankan bowling as he struck a superb century leading India to an incredible run chase at Hobart on Tuesday.