India vs Afghanistan, Highlights, Asia Cup 2018 at Dubai, Full Cricket Score: Match ends in a tie as Jadeja falls
India vs Afghanistan Live score: Beauty of delivery from Rashid to start the 48th over, comes from round the stumps, ball pitches on leg stump and goes away, leaving Jadeja Bamboozled. He takes single off the next ball. Afghanistan are throwing themselves in the field as well. India need 13 runs in 12 balls.
Against Afghanistan, India's think-tank can seriously consider giving a day off to Shikhar Dhawan, who has been in a supreme touch in this Asia Cup.
India vs Afghanistan: Shikhar Dhawan, hosts' spinners ace report card; visitors' batsmen flounder after woeful debut Test
As Afghanistan sit back to think what exactly hit them, India would be mighty pleased with their immaculate performance befitting the attitude of a No 1 side
India vs Afghanistan: Need to play lot more ‘A’ team cricket against major countries to bridge gap, says Afghan coach Phil Simmons
Afghanistan have a long way to go before they can challenge the leading test nations and the best way to bridge the gap is to play regularly against their ‘A’ teams, coach Phil Simmons said after the team’s deflating long-form debut against India.
India vs Afghanistan: Ajinkya Rahane and Co's ruthless attitude stand out in clinical demolition of Test debutants
Barring Ajinkya Rahane's form, India ticked all boxes in their remorseless win over Test debutants Afghanistan at Bengaluru's M Chinnaswamy Stadium.
Catch all the best photo highlights from the Day 2 of India vs Afghanistan Test at Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.
India vs Afghanistan: Ajinkya Rahane says visitors must visualise Test match situations in practice to improve as a team
India captain Ajinkya Rahane feels "visualising Test match situations" during practice will go a long way in preparing Afghanistan for the unforgiving five-day format.
India vs Afghanistan: Lacking skill and temperament, Asghar Stanikzai and Co found wanting in brutal introduction to Test cricket
An overwhelmingly superior India routed Test debutants Afghanistan by a whopping innings and 262 runs in a matter of two days
India vs Afghanistan: 'We wanted to be ruthless' says Ajinkya Rahane after leading hosts to innings win over Test debutants
India's stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane on Friday said his side were determined to be "ruthless" in their approach after the hosts demolished Afghanistan by an innings and 262 runs inside two days in its debut Test match at Bengaluru.
India vs Afghanistan: Asghar Stanikzai’s boys outplayed on Test debut as hosts notch up record win inside two days
Afghanistan's dreams of scripting a fairytale turned into a virtual nightmare as a ruthlessly professional India demolished them by an innings and 262 runs inside two days to win the historic one-off Test match in Bengaluru on Friday.
Highlights, India vs Afghanistan, Only Test, Day 2 at Bengaluru, Full Cricket Scorecard: Hosts defeat Afghans by an innings and 262 runs
India have dismissed Afghanistan twice in two sessions and beat them by an innings and 262 runs. It is as comprehensive as it gets. Jadeja missed his fifer but he won't mind this has been an outstanding collective effort from the bowlers.
India vs Afghanistan 2018: Asghar Stanikzai should start with spinners on Day 2, aim to wrap Indian innings early
Afghanistan have to stick to the plan of attacking the Indian batsmen and not letting them score runs freely. It goes without saying that their target should be to bowl the Indians out in the first one hour.
India vs Afghanistan 2018: Hardik Pandya, Ravichandran Ashwin should make sure India cross the 500 run-mark on Day 2
Hardik Pandya and Ravichandran Ashwin will have to make sure that they don’t fall in the first session of Day 2 as it will return the pressure back on the Afghans.
India vs Afghanistan: Shikhar Dhawan feels facing Rashid Khan in nets during IPL helped him to score in one-off Test
Dhawan smashed his way to a 96-ball-107 and was especially severe on Rashid during his first session century as India finished the day at 347 for 6 on the first day of the historic one-off Test.
India vs Afghanistan: Visitors' pacer Yamin Ahmadzai says playing at highest level was enjoyable but little stressful
Yamin Ahmadzai, who took two of the six Indian wickets, said their spinners struggled in the first session since they were trying too hard.
India vs Afghanistan: Visitors hit back after Shikhar Dhawan, Murali Vijay smash centuries on rain-curtailed Day 1
Dhawan (107 off 96 balls) bludgeoned the rookie Afghan bowlers into submission with a single session century while Vijay tormented them with a compact 105 off 153 balls as the duo smashed 168 in only 28.4 overs.
India vs Afghanistan: Debutants learn the harsh lesson on opening day but late comeback gives them hope
The Indian batsmen gave Afghanistan a reality check in the first two sessions, it was a harsh lesson but the debutants, lacking sound tactical approach, bounced back to scalp five wickets in the final session to end a bitter-sweet day.
Highlights, India vs Afghanistan, Only Test at Bengaluru, Full Cricket Scorecard: Afghans fightback after Dhawan, Vijay tons on Day 1
Wafadar is back into the attack and concedes a boundary off the first ball. He also induces an outside edge on the fifth ball but it falls short of the slip fielder. That will be stumps on Day 1!
Even though it still is not confirmed what actually happened to Dhawan, his unavailability could possibly open the door for Karun Nair in the middle-order.
India vs Afghanistan: From Rashid Khan to Mohammed Nabi, players who could make a difference for visitors in debut Test
In the build-up to their maiden Test, we take a look at the men who could make a difference for Afghanistan.