The strong Indian batting line up could only post a mere target of 224 against a not so feared Afganistan bowling attack on a slow wicket in Southampton
A low score set up by the Indian batsmen.. Mid-Day - Published
A World Cup that started out showing promise of being the most open, suddenly appeared to be a closed shop when Bangladesh were submerged by Australia's batting avalanche.
However a Sri Lankan side,.. Mid-Day - Published
A Jasprit Bumrah yorker had crushed Vijay Shankar's toe during training on Wednesday. With opener Shikhar Dhawan already out with a fractured thumb, the Indian team management would have hoped that it..
M.S. Dhoni's gloves controversy will take center stage even as India and Australia look to iron out the flaws and bring their best to the table when they lock horns in a marquee World Cup encounter at..
India will look to add to South Africa's agony when they face beleaguered Faf du Plessis' men in their first World Cup encounter at the Ageas Bowl, in Southampton, England on Wednesday. Squads India:..
Even as the debate on whether Vijay Shankar was the right pick for India's no.4 slot at the upcoming World Cup refuses to die down, India's 1983 World Cup-winning captain Kapil Dev has a different take..
Jun 22 (OPTA) - Scoreboard at close of play of match 28 between India and Afghanistan on Saturday at Southampton, England India win by 11 runs India 1st innings Lokesh Rahul c Hazratullah Zazai b.. Reuters India - Published
Afghanistan put up a spirited batting display lead by Mohammad Nabi, who scored a fighting fifty and took the game into the last over before Mohammad Shami struck with a Hattrick in the final over to.. Mid-Day - Published
*Southampton:* When India come up against Afghanistan at Ageas Bowl today, they would surely like to take advantage of an opponent which is in total disarray and try to tick a few more boxes as the.. Mid-Day - Published
*Southampton:* Before India embarked on their World Cup journey, the first four games upfront against tough teams — South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Pakistan — were viewed as crucial to Virat.. Mid-Day - Published
Thrust into the starting line-up as a replacement for the injured Shikhar Dhawan in Manchester, Shankar enjoyed a World Cup debut to remember, taking two vital wickets and making 15 not out. Zee News - Published
India are not underestimating the threat Rashid Khan poses even after he was mauled by England in his previous outing, all-rounder Vijay Shankar said ahead of Saturday's World Cup match against.. Reuters India - Published
Indian all-rounder Vijay Shankar, who became the latest player to suffer an injury scare after being hit on toe during a recent training session, has admitted that he is doing a lot better now and.. Zee News - Published
India all-rounder Vijay Shankar is hopeful of taking the field against Afghanistan in their World Cup clash on Saturday despite picking up a knock during training on Wednesday.
"Personally, I'm.. Mid-Day - Published
*Southampton:* It wouldn't be a bad idea for India to throw Rishabh Pant at the deep end when they take on Afghanistan in a World Cup match here on Saturday. But that decision will take some courage,.. Mid-Day - Published
*Southampton:* With Rishabh Pant joining the Indian team as a replacement for injured Shikhar Dhawan, the Indian team members are seeing this as a good opportunity to spur the competition between the.. Mid-Day - Published
All-rounder Vijay Shankar is the latest to suffer an injury scare in the Indian camp after being hit on toe during Wednesday's training session, forcing him to skip practice on Thursday.
During.. Mid-Day - Published
Jasprit Bumrah believes it is unfortunate that Shikhar Dhawan has been ruled out of the remainder of the World Cup. However, the fast bowler stressed that the team has to move forward.
"It is.. Mid-Day - Published
India and New Zealand are the only 2 undefeated teams in the World Cup so far are looking very much likely to secure a top 4 spot for themselves in the World Cup semifinals.
With New Zealand getting.. Mid-Day - Published
All-rounder Vijay Shankar is the latest to suffer an injury scare in the Indian camp after being hit on toe during a rain-hit training session on Wednesday.
During Wednesday's training, a Jasprit.. Mid-Day - Published Also reported by •Hindu
*Southampton:* Members of the Indian team were keen to have a three-day break but that was curtailed and they held a practice session here yesterday, after which emerged the news that opener Shikhar.. Mid-Day - Published
The Indian team is waiting for an update on the status of pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar's fitness. Speaking to the media after a two-day break post-India's thrashing win over arch-rivals Pakistan, the team's.. Mid-Day - Published
India have lost Shikhar Dhawan to an injury and pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar has also been ruled out of next few games but the Indian team is so strong that despite the setbacks, it will qualify for the.. Mid-Day - Published
Virat Kohli is the quintessential "teacher's delight" but it is injury-prone Mohammed Shami, in his current fit avatar, that India's strength and conditioning coach Shankar Basu considers his biggest.. Mid-Day - Published
Communication had been the biggest USP in Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan's enormously successful opening partnership and the Indian vice-captain wants to create the same level of understanding with KL.. Mid-Day - Published
*Manchester:* A WhatsApp message was doing the rounds a day after India crushed Pakistan by 89 runs via Duckworth-Lewis method in the much-hyped World Cup fixture here at the Old Trafford.
The.. Mid-Day - Published
Some of Pakistan's dedicated cricket fans plead with their players; "It doesn't matter if you don't win the World Cup but you must beat India." Seven times now in seven tries the Pakistan players.. Mid-Day - Published