India dominated England on the second day of the first cricket Test in Ahmedabad, reducing the visitors to 41-3 after Cheteshwar Pujara’s double century allowed the hosts to declare on 521-8
India declared on 521-8 as Cheteshwar Pujara hit a double century, putting England in to bat on the second day of their first cricket Test in Ahmedabad.
Virender Sehwag smashed 117 runs in as many balls to lead India to 323-4 at the end of the first day of the opening cricket Test with England in Ahmedabad.
Virender Sehwag smashed 79 not out as India reached 120 without loss at lunch on day one of the series-opening cricket Test against England in Ahmedabad.
After smashing India to cricket World Cup victory, batsmen Yuvraj Singh and Gautam Gambhir may see a 30 percent jump in earnings as companies including BP Plc and Canon Inc. vie for their endorsements.
Australia routed India by nine wickets in their Super Eight game at cricket’s World Twenty20 championship, while Pakistan defeated top-ranked South Africa.
India beat the West Indies by 80 runs yesterday to finish second in Group B at cricket’s World Cup and set up a quarterfinal against three-time defending champion Australia.
India will be without Zaheer Khan for the remainder of its tour of England as it attempts to retain the top ranking in Test cricket, with the pace bowler requiring ankle surgery.
Batsman Yuvraj Singh and bowler Harbhajan Singh will miss the rest of India’s Test cricket series against England with injuries.
Yuvraj Singh welcomed his return to form after helping India to a five-wicket win over the Netherlands that extended its Cricket World Cup group lead.