ODI tri-series: India ponder over worries ahead of do-or-die match against England
ODI tri-series: India ponder over worries ahead of do-or-die match against England

The Indian cricket team left for Perth on Tuesday, keeping in mind the need to overcome batting and bowling worries ahead of their virtual semifinal against England in the tri-series on Friday.

Keep Virat Kohli at No.3 in World Cup: Ian Chappell
Keep Virat Kohli at No.3 in World Cup: Ian Chappell

Describing India's defence of the World Cup title as shaky, former Australia captain Ian Chappell has advised them to keep star batsman Virat Kohli at number three to negate any opposition plans to bounce them out with short-pitched deliveries on lively pitches here.

Team India returns to training after rest day
Team India returns to training after rest day

Following a rest day, the Indian cricket team returned to practice at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) Friday ahead of their third ODI of the tri-series, against Australia here on Monday.

ODI tri-series: India look to sort out batting woes before Hobart game
ODI tri-series: India look to sort out batting woes before Hobart game

Having tried quite a few permutations and combinations in the two losses so far, the Indian think-tank seems to have settled for Virat Kohli at the No.4 position to hit the right balance and stay alive in the ongoing tri-series.

Indian bowlers learnt nothing from overseas trips: Sunil Gavaskar
Indian bowlers learnt nothing from overseas trips: Sunil Gavaskar

 Once again slamming the Indian bowlers for their poor showing in Australian conditions ahead of the World Cup, former captain Sunil Gavaskar said that the bowlers have learnt nothing from their past experiences on foreign tours.

ODI tri-series: I'm pleased my hard work finally paid off, says Steven Finn
ODI tri-series: I'm pleased my hard work finally paid off, says Steven Finn

He scripted a memorable comeback today snapping five wickets to set up England's nine-wicket win over India in the cricket tri-series and pacer Steven Finn said he was happy to see that his hard work finally paid off.

Stuart Binny justifies inclusion in ODI squad with all-round effort
Stuart Binny justifies inclusion in ODI squad with all-round effort

While his inclusion in India's 15-member World Cup squad raised many eyebrows, Indian all-rounder Stuart Binny on Tuesday showed why he deserved to be a part of India's ODI squad.

ODI tri-series: Pacers guide England to comprehensive nine-wicket win over India
ODI tri-series: Pacers guide England to comprehensive nine-wicket win over India

Pacemen Steven Finn produced a career-best performance to lead England to a nine-wicket thrashing of India in both countries` second outing in a triangular one-day series in Brisbane on Tuesday.

Triangular series: Time to test all-round skills of Stuart Binny ahead of ICC World Cup
Triangular series: Time to test all-round skills of Stuart Binny ahead of ICC World Cup

Many cricket pundits raised eyebrows when all-rounder Stuart Binny was picked in the list of 15-member Indian squad for the ICC World Cup 2015, in Australia and New Zealand.

'Binny will prove his critics wrong at World Cup'
'Binny will prove his critics wrong at World Cup'

 Stuart Binny's selection in India's Cricket World Cup squad might have raised a few eyebrows but his Karnataka coaches asserted that the "transformed" all-rounder will prove his critics wrong and be an asset to the team in Australia and New Zealand.

Like his father in 1983, can Stuart Binny emerge as India's World Cup hero?
Like his father in 1983, can Stuart Binny emerge as India's World Cup hero?

When Indian national selectors announced their 15-man World Cup squad, the only name that raised a few eyebrows was that of all-rounder Stuart Binny.

Virat Kohli only batsman in India's 15-man WC squad to score hundred in Australia-New Zealand
Virat Kohli only batsman in India's 15-man WC squad to score hundred in Australia-New Zealand

Indian selectors on Tuesday announced their 15-man squad for the 2015 World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.

Sunil Gavaskar all praise for India's 15-member World Cup squad
Sunil Gavaskar all praise for India's 15-member World Cup squad

Legendary batsman Sunil Gavaskar on Tuesday said while India's batting line-up for the upcoming ODI cricket World Cup looks formidable, the all-rounders in the side are expected to play a major role in defending the title at the quadrennial extravaganza in Australia and New Zealand.

Meet India's 15-member World Cup squad

India's 15-man squad for ICC Cricket World Cup, 2015 has been announced. BCCI opted to select injured Ravindra Jadeja alongside Axar Patel and Stuart Binny and ignored the likes of Robin Uthappa, Yuvraj Singh and Murali Vijay.

BCCI announces 15-member squad for World Cup 2015

Indian national selectors on Tuesday announced the 15-member squad for the ICC World Cup 2015, scheduled to take place in Australia and New Zealand from February 14.

BCCI announces 15-man World Cup squad; Robin Uthappa​, Yuvraj Singh miss out
BCCI announces 15-man World Cup squad; Robin Uthappa​, Yuvraj Singh miss out

Indian national selectors on Tuesday announced the 15-member squad for the ICC World Cup 2015, scheduled to take place in Australia and New Zealand from February 14.

Ranji Trophy: Raliways run into mighty Karnataka at home
Ranji Trophy: Raliways run into mighty Karnataka at home

A resilient Railways will have to dig deep to stop the onslaught of defending champions Karnataka in their home Ranji Trophy cricket tie beginning at the Karnail Singh Stadium here on Sunday.

Ranji Trophy: Karnataka vs Tamil Nadu - Preview
Ranji Trophy: Karnataka vs Tamil Nadu - Preview

All eyes will be on Robin Uthappa, Manish Pandey and Stuart Binny, the trio who are looking to make the final cut for the 2015 World Cup, as defending champions Karnakata begin their Ranji Trophy campaign against arch-rivals Tamil Nadu at Chinnaswamy Stadium, here on Sunday.

Mohit Sharma eyes successful Ranji season to make final World Cup squad
Mohit Sharma eyes successful Ranji season to make final World Cup squad

Mohit Sharma is one of the nine fast bowlers among the 30-World Cup probables chosen on Thursday and the Haryana pacer is eying another successful Ranji Trophy season to make the final Cup squad in a highly competitive environment.

Vijay Hazare: Manish Pandey guides Karnataka to semi-finals with win over Mumbai
Vijay Hazare: Manish Pandey guides Karnataka to semi-finals with win over Mumbai

Talented Manish Pandey continued his good form in limited overs format as his unbeaten 99 helped defending champions Karnataka beat Mumbai by four wickets to enter the semi-final of the National One Day Championship for the Vijay Hazare Trophy.