India A look to surprise Australia A in tri-series final

Thoroughly outplayed by Australia A in the league stage, India A will have to play out of their skin to upstage the in-form team from Down Under when the two sides clash in the ODI tri-series final here tomorrow.

Mayank Agarwal, Manish Pandey steer India A into tri-series final
Mayank Agarwal, Manish Pandey steer India A into tri-series final

Mayank Agarwal and Manish Pandey smashed centuries to power India A to a 34-run win over South Africa A and qualify for the tri-series final at the M A Chidambaram Stadium here on Thursday.

We could have planned and bowled a little better: Manish Pandey
We could have planned and bowled a little better: Manish Pandey

 India A batsman Manish Pandey on Monday said that lack of "better planning" and decent outing with ball hampered the home team's chance of posting a win against Australia A here.

India A face acid test against dominating Australia A
India A face acid test against dominating Australia A

Outplayed in the four-day games, a new-look India A will have to play out of their skins to stop a rampaging Australia A when they clash in a tri-series One-day cricket match, here on Friday.

Time for Unmukt Chand to deliver as Tri-series kicks off on Wednesday
Time for Unmukt Chand to deliver as Tri-series kicks off on Wednesday

Having flattered to deceive on most occasions after his transition from U-19 to senior cricket, Delhi boy Unmukt Chand would like to make amends as he leads India A in the tri-nation 'A' series, which is considered to be a launchpad for getting into the senior team.

2nd T20I: India vs Zimbabwe - Preview
2nd T20I: India vs Zimbabwe - Preview

India will hope to end the Zimbabwe tour on a high with a win in the second Twenty20 International at the Harare Sports Club here on Sunday.

Kedar Jadhav happy to grab ''great opportunity''
Kedar Jadhav happy to grab ''great opportunity''

India batsman Kedhar Jadhav finally delivered with a maiden ODI hundred in the concluding game of the series against Zimbabwe and the 30-year-old is glad that he managed to make something of a "great opportunity" given to him by the national selectors.

Will cherish the debut moment for life: Manish Pandey
Will cherish the debut moment for life: Manish Pandey

Glad to have made it count after getting the "lucky" break in India's one-day team, batsman Manish Pandey said receiving his ODI cap from senior off-spinner Harbhajan Singh was a moment he would cherish for the rest of his life.

Ajinkya Rahane applauds team effort in Zimbabawe series win
Ajinkya Rahane applauds team effort in Zimbabawe series win

India skipper Ajinkya Rahane on Tuesday applauded his team for playing as a unit, saying that every member of the side contributed in the 3-0 whitewash against Zimbabwe in the ODI series.

Ton-up Kedar Jadhav, Manish Pandey help India complete 3-0 clean sweep against Zimbabwe
Ton-up Kedar Jadhav, Manish Pandey help India complete 3-0 clean sweep against Zimbabwe

Young Kedar Jadhav struck his maiden international century as India thrashed Zimbabwe by 83 runs in the third and final cricket ODI to complete a 3-0 series whitewash, here on Tuesday.

3rd ODI: India vs Zimbabwe - As it happened...

India beat Zimbabwe by 83 runs in the 3rd and final ODI in Harare.

India vs Zimbabwe: Manish Pandey feels his maiden ODI call-up was long overdue
India vs Zimbabwe: Manish Pandey feels his maiden ODI call-up was long overdue

Manish Pandey says his maiden ODI call-up was long overdue and he now hopes to make his much awaited India debut during the short tour of Zimbabwe next month.

IPL 2015, Match 44: KKR vs KXIP - As it happened...
IPL 2015, Match 44: KKR vs KXIP - As it happened...

Kolkata Knight Riders beat Kings XI Punjab by 1 wicket in Match 44 of the Indian Premier League at the Eden Gardens. In case you missed the match, here is our over-by-over account of the match as part of our coverage.

IPL 8: Yusuf Pathan's cameo was crucial, says Manish Pandey
IPL 8: Yusuf Pathan's cameo was crucial, says Manish Pandey

 Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Manish Pandey credited all-rounder Yusuf Pathan's quick-fire cameo for the comprehensive 35-win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL T20 cricket tournament here.

Gautam Gambhir's solid leadership is KKR's biggest strength
Gautam Gambhir's solid leadership is KKR's biggest strength

Kolkata Knight Riders are riding high in the Indian Premier League (IPL) season 8 after having got off to a good start in the tournament. KKR lie on third position in the table having won three and losing just one game so far. The defending champions' consistency has been a major highlight and their skipper Gautam Gambhir should be lauded for the effort.

IPL 8: Don't regret missing out on century, says Rohit Sharma
IPL 8: Don't regret missing out on century, says Rohit Sharma

The talented Indian youngsters of Kolkata Knight Riders made all the difference as Mumbai Indians struggled to get breakthroughs, skipper Rohit Sharma said after their seven-wicket loss in the IPL-8 T20 cricket tournament opener here on Wednesday.

IPL 2015: Gautam Gambhir, Suryakumar Yadav drive KKR home in opener against MI
IPL 2015: Gautam Gambhir, Suryakumar Yadav drive KKR home in opener against MI

Kolkata Knight Riders launched their title defence on a perfect note as skipper Gautam Gambhir and Suryakumar Yadav drove them to a seven-wicket win over Mumbai Indians in the IPL-8 T20 cricket tournament opener here today.

Irani Trophy: Karnataka stretch their lead to 321 runs
Irani Trophy: Karnataka stretch their lead to 321 runs

Karnataka put up a much improved batting effort in their second innings to lead Rest of India by 321 runs on day three of Irani Cup here on Thursday.

Ranji Trophy: Mumbai to take on holders Karnataka in semis
Ranji Trophy: Mumbai to take on holders Karnataka in semis

An exciting battle is on cards when a resurgent Mumbai lock horns with defending champions Karnataka in the Ranji Trophy semifinal cricket match at the Chinnaswamy Stadium here tomorrow.

Ranji Trophy: Manish Pandey approaches ton in Karnataka's strong reply against MP
Ranji Trophy: Manish Pandey approaches ton in Karnataka's strong reply against MP

Manish Pandey (92 not out) remained on course for his 14th first class century as Karnataka came up with a splendid batting effort against Madhya Pradesh by ending the day two of their Ranji Trophy Group A contest at 214 for three, here on Wednesday.