India vs Australia: Aaron Finch to be rested for visitors' warm-up match against Board President's XI
Finch had injured his calf playing for Surrey in England six weeks ago and has been working closely with physiotherapist Alex Kountouris over the past two days in order to be fit for Sunday's series opener.
IPL 2017: Hashim Amla’s brilliant ton in vain again as King XI Punjab's bowling, fielding let them down
The Kings XI Punjab bowlers weren’t able to back up the efforts of Hashim Amla and Shaun Marsh, bowling erratically and without consistency to allow Gujarat to chase down the total with two balls to spare.
Vijay Hazare trophy roundup: Yuvraj Singh stars in Punjab's win, Maharashtra, Gujarat post victories
Gurkeerat Singh Mann and Manpreet Gony complemented Yuvraj Singh's all-round show, adding 80 runs in 7.5 overs to guide Punjab to a three-wicket victory over Railways in a group A league game of the Vijay Hazare Trophy.
Here is the roundup of the matches in the Vijay Hazare trophy
The senior selection committee of Punjab Cricket Association on Monday met under the chairmanship of Bhupinder Singh Sr in Mohali to select the Punjab team for the tournament.
Ravindra Jadeja spiced up an otherwise uneventful final day with another lethal spell of left-arm spin as India Blue notched up a crushing 355-run win over Reds to clinch the inaugural day/night Duleep Trophy tournament here this evening.
While the performance of the pink ball will grab most of the attention, Duleep Trophy will be a poor judge of how Tests in India will look in pink for a number of reasons.
Kuldeep Yadav kept the opposition batsmen on tenterhooks with a maiden five wicket haul as he took India Red on the cusp of an outright victory against the Green team in the inaugural Day/Night Duleep Trophy encounter
For Rohit Sharma it is becoming a case of damned if you don't, defeated if you do.
Ayaz Memon gives his take on what went wrong for Dhoni and his bowlers, and the brilliance of World Champions Australia.
Live coverage of the first ODI between India and Australia, taking place at the WACA in Perth, Australia
Smith, who faced 163 balls, added a staggering 242 runs for the third wicket with another former captain George Bailey (112) as the home team knocked off the runs with four balls to spare.
As is mostly the case in front of their home crowd, Australia start as the clear favourites. How do the numbers stack up between the two teams in ODIs? How many bilateral series have India and Australia played against each other in Australia?
Claiming to be short of a seamer all-rounder, Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Monday said he has no option but to field three fast bowlers and two spinners in the five-pronged attack for the first ODI cricket match against Australia, in Perth on Tuesday.
Kohli and Dhawan added 149 runs for the second wicket after Rohit Sharma (6) missed out on a run feast on a bouncy WACA wicket.
ormer Australia opener Geoff Marsh, who will be the coach of the Western Australia XI that will take on India in the two tour games is hopeful that some of the talented youngsters will get an opportunity to prove their worth
The advantage for Gurkeerat is his handy off-breaks in ase Dhoni decides to play a single spinner in Ravichandran Ashwin.