David Warner hit an unbeaten half- century as Australia reached 109 without loss against India as the third cricket Test in Mohali got under way after rain wiped out day one.
India beat Australia by eight wickets in their series-opening cricket Test, chasing down the 50 runs needed for victory in 69 balls after dismissing the touring team for 241 on the final morning in Chennai.
Spin bowler Harbhajan Singh scored his first century and VVS Laxman made 91 as India recovered to draw the first cricket Test against New Zealand.
Sachin Tendulkar scored 85 runs as India beat archrival Pakistan yesterday to set up the first all- Asian Cricket World Cup final against Sri Lanka.
India routed defending champion England by 90 runs at cricket’s World Twenty20 to top their group. New Zealand joins both teams in the next stage even after a defeat to Pakistan.
Harbhajan Singh became the 11th player in Test cricket to claim 400 wickets as India dismissed West Indies for 204 before reaching 8-0 on day two of the final Test in Dominica.
India and England played out the fourth tie at the Cricket World Cup in a match that set the record for the most runs in a game at the tournament.
England secured the two-match lead it needs to take cricket’s No. 1 Test ranking with a 319-run rout of an Indian team that had twice been in potentially game- winning positions.
England moved a step closer to becoming the world’s top-ranked Test cricket team with a 196-run win over India in the opening match of their best-of-four series.
Batsman Yuvraj Singh and bowler Harbhajan Singh will miss the rest of India’s Test cricket series against England with injuries.