All eyes on Dhoni as India team practises in Ranchi

All eyes were on skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who looked in a good mood on his home ground, as the India team practised for two-and-a-half hours ahead of their third One-Dayer against England, to be held on Saturday here.

Ashwin skips optional practice session

Indian off spinner Ravichandran Ashwin skipped Indian team`s optional practice session on Tuesday at the VCA Stadium in Jamtha where the fourth and final match of the series gets under way from December 13.

India`s slip cordon against England may be different

The Indian cricket team, which arrived here this morning, had a rigorous fielding practice session ahead of the first Test against England, beginning November 15 here.

India start preparations for England series with light session

The Indian squad, barring Harbhajan Singh, on Friday had its first day`s training session at the Cricket Club of India here ahead of the Test series against England starting November 15.