India needs 77 runs to beat England in their series-opening cricket Test after dismissing the touring team for 406 in its second innings on the final morning.
India fast-bowler Zaheer Khan will miss the second cricket Test against England with a hamstring injury, captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said at a news conference.
Pakistan advanced to the semifinals of the World Twenty20 cricket competition alongside Australia after India failed to restrict South Africa’s run rate in a one- run victory.
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.
Kevin Pietersen’s double century led England to a 457-run lead over India after day two of their opening cricket Test at Lord’s in London.
Virat Kohli’s unbeaten 51 helped push India to victory over New Zealand by 5 wickets in their second cricket Test in Bangalore as the home team secured a 2-0 victory in the two-match contest.
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.
New Zealand set India a target of 261 to win their second cricket Test in Bangalore as the home team seeks to secure a 2-0 victory in the two-match contest.
India’s Yuvraj Singh said his team came through “immense” pressure to depose 12-year reigning champion Australia in yesterday’s Cricket World Cup quarterfinal and set up a meeting with archrival Pakistan in the last four.
England was 127-2 against India on the rain-shortened opening day of their first cricket Test at Lord’s in London.