[the_ad id="3627"] India beat Sri Lanka by five wickets to seal final berth of Asia Cup 2016 and player of the match is Virat Kohli. Yuvraj Singh and Suresh Raina also did well with the bat. Asia Cup 2016 winning India Batsman R(B) 4s 6s SR Dhawan 1(3) 0 0 33.33 c Chandimal b Kulasekara Rohit 15(14) 3 0 107.14 c C Kapugedera b Kulasekara Kohli 56(47) 7 0
[the_ad id="3627"] India won by 5 wkts and Virat Kohli was the Man of the Match for his gritty 49.The Pakistani players congratulate Virat Kohli for his knock. It was 2nd time to won Asia Cup 2016. Kohli and Yuvraj Singh showcased his match brilliantly. In the end India finished with four overs to spare and by five wickets. Everyone know that Pakistan's bowlers are good but incidentally what happened India's bowling won the match. India picked up their second win in the tournament. The target was only 84 but made 85/5. It was awesome. [the_ad id="3627"] India Batsman R(B) 4s 6s SR Rahane 0(1) 0 0 0.00 lbw b M Amir Rohit
India won the first match by 45 runs of Asia Cup 2016. The great contribution was collected by Rohit and Nehra. img source:dailypakistan.pk Now Bangladesh has a need to go back and work on what went wrong. They had the surface and won the toss as well, but could not play for a long time. Tomorrow match will be played by Sri Lanka and UAE. [the_ad id="3627"] Rohit Sharma is the Man of the Match for his match-winning 55-ball 83. Rohit said it is a right platform leading up to the World Cup. The wicket was not easy, but we got it. India did not take the opposition lightly, so they caught this golden opportunity. And Bangladesh, once again, found themselves short of the firepower in the middle.
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India limited-overs specialist Suresh Raina is to captain the new Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise in Rajkot, the team announced on Tuesday, while confirming Australian Brad Hodge as the side's coach. Pune and Rajkot were unveiled as the new teams in the lucrative Twenty20 competition in December, replacing Chennai and Rajasthan, who were handed two-year suspensions for their involvement in an illegal betting scandal. "Suresh Raina is a remarkable player with an impeccable record in all formats of the game," franchise owner Keshav Bansal said in a statement, announcing the team would be called the Gujarat Lions. "His extensive experience combined with his great leadership skills will help us in putting together a winning strategy for the team." Having played ...
Virat Kohli has become the first player to reach an average of fifty-plus in T20Is – his impressive aggregate being 1165 (ave.50.65), including 11 fifties in 32 matches. Kohli’s fantastic average of 67.08 in a winning cause is without a parallel in T20Is – his aggregate being 805 (ave.67.08), including eight fifties, in 20 matches. He is the only one to have averaged fifty-plus in a winning cause (min. 500 runs). Kohli has achieved another first in T20Is – 1000 runs as number three player. He took his aggregate to 1008 at an average of 53.05 in 25 innings, including 10 fifties apart from becoming the first batsman to record 10 innings of fifty-plus at this batting position. Kohli has got his fifth Man of the Match award in T20Is – his first occasion of getting two consecutive awar
Mithali Raj, Indian women’s cricket team captain, was a worried lady couple of days ago. She was fretting a bit about how her team would fare without much match practice, especially after their Sydney game was washed out. She needn’t have worried as India stunned World Cup winners Australia in the first T20 international game at Adelaide Oval by pulling off their highest ever chase in this format. Powered by Harmanpreet Kaur’s 31-ball 46, they chased down Australia’s 140 for 5 — India’s previous best chase was 128 for 7 against New Zealand last July — with eight balls to spare. Kaur, who is fondly known as Virender Sehwag of this women’s team, hit six fours and a six, and Veda Krishnamurthy, the No. 3 batter, chipped in with a 32-ball 35 to contribute to the victory. India lost captain
Virat Kohli slammed his 25th hundred in just his 170th one day international and 162nd innings, becoming the quickest to get there, breaking Sachin Tendulkar's record. The Master Blaster took 234 innings to reach the milestone. Kohli is now fourth on the list of batsmen with most hundreds in one day cricket. Sri Lankan batting legend Kumar Sangakkara retired with 25 hundreds from 404 ODIs. This was Kohli's second successive hundred after scores of 91 in Perth and 59 in Melbourne. The 27-year-old smashed 117 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday. [the_ad id="3627"] Chasing an improbable 349, Kohli walked in after the in-form Rohit Sharma departed for a 25-ball 41. He got off the mark with a boundary when he punished a half-volley from James Faulkner and did not look back since.
[the_ad id="3627"] Match preview: Struggling India aim to keep series alive Australia won with 3 wickets ,296/7 in 48.5 Overs and India end on 295/6 in 50 overs. Melbourne: Having lost two games in a row, India will aim to keep themselves alive in the ongoing five-match One Day International (ODI) series when they face Australia in the third game at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) here on Sunday. To be fair to the visitors, their batsmen did reasonably well, posting totals of 309 and 308 respectively in the first two matches after skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss and decided to bat on both occassions. Rohit Sharma has been the star performer, scoring back to back centuries at the top of the batting order. The Mumbai lad scored an unbetaen 171 in the first match b
India Vs Australia 1st ODI, Cricket Highlights – 2016 – 12th Jan. India tour of Australia, 1st ODI: India Vs Australia at Western Australia Cricket Association Ground, Perth, Jan 12, 2015 Cricket Highlights. India Squad: 1. Shikhar Dhawan, 2 Rohit Sharma, 3 Virat Kohli, 4 Ajinkya Rahane, 5 Manish Pandey, 6 MS Dhoni (capt & wk), 7 Ravindra Jadeja, 8 R Ashwin, 9 Bhuvneshwar Kumar, 10 Umesh Yadav, 11 Barinder Sran Australia Squad: 1. David Warner, 2 Aaron Finch, 3 Steven Smith (capt), 4 George Bailey, 5 Glenn Maxwell, 6 Mitchell Marsh, 7 Matthew Wade (wk), 8 James Faulkner, 9 Scott Boland, 10 Josh Hazlewood, 11 Joel Paris.
Last night at the MA Chidambaram Stadium we witnessed two brilliant innings from two world class players. Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers put on an exhibition of grit, determination and fabulous strokeplay to enthrall the Chepauk crowd. As South Africa neared defeat, a TV poll asked which innings was the better one. To everyone's amazement, even the commentators’, 52 percent voted for De Villiers. That's how good his innings was. The problem for De Villiers though was that he fought a lone battle while Kohli had Ajinkya Rahane and Suresh Raina to back him up. That ended up being the difference between the two sides. India's biggest problem in this series has been losing wickets in clusters. In the second and third ODIs, India failed to stitch together even a single 100-run stand. S