Shahbaz Nadeem interview: 'I am at the door, the performance is there, just need luck to break it open'
Nadeem knows that he is standing on the periphery, which he has been for quite some time now. He is standing at the door, knocking and then banging, and the one thing he feels he needs to do to knock down that door is luck.
India vs West Indies: Ajinkya Rahane disappoints yet again as visitors reach 89/3 at lunch on Day 1 of warm-up clash against West Indies A
Vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane, who is on a tricky wicket with regards to his place in the Test XI, failed once again as India reached 89 for 3 against West Indies A at lunch on the opening day of their three-day warm-up game at Coolidge on Saturday.
India A vs West Indies A: Shahbaz Nadeem takes another fifer in drawn contest, India A win series 2-0
Shahbaz Nadeem, the Jharkhand orthodox left-arm bowler, one of the most consistent bowlers in the Indian domestic circuit, played two games and had three 'five-for' in four innings, finishing with 15 wickets in the series.
India A vs West Indies A: Krishnappa Gowtham takes six-wicket haul but visitors left reeling on Day 2 of third unofficial Test
Off-spinner Krishnappa Gowtham grabbed a six-wicket haul before the West Indies bowlers struck back to put India 'A' in a spot of bother at 23 for three in the third unofficial Test.
India A vs West Indies A: Mayank Agarwal, Priyank Panchal setup comfortable win as visitors seal unofficial Test series
Openers Mayank Agarwal and Priyank Panchal struck fine half-centuries as India A registered a comfortable seven-wicket win over West Indies A in the second unofficial Test at Port of Spain on Saturday.
India A vs West Indies A: Krishnappa Gowtham, Mayank Agarwal take visitors close to victory on Day 3 of second unofficial Test
Chasing a challenging 278 for a 2-0 lead in the three-match series, India A were 185 for three at stumps on day three needing another 93 runs for victory.
India A vs West Indies A: Mayank Agarwal, Umesh Yadav eye gametime in second unofficial Test as visitors aim 2-0 lead
With Shreyas Iyer and Navdeep Saini joining the senior team in the US for the T20I series, Test specialists like opener Agarwal and speedster Yadav will play the second four-day game with the A side
West Indies A collapsed from 159/3 to 180 all out with Shahbaz Nadeem picking five wickets and Mohammad Siraj three. India A need 68 more runs to win the first unofficial Test.
India A vs West Indies A: Khaleel Ahmed, Axar Patel's efforts go in vain as hosts register first win of series in 4th 'ODI'
Both West Indies A and India A will now face each other in the fifth and final ODI on 21 July with India holding an unassailable 3-1 lead in the series.
India A vs West Indies A: Manish Pandey's ton, Krunal Pandya's fifer help team take unassailable 3-0 lead in one-day series
India A took a 3-0 unbeatable lead in the five match unofficial ODI series against West Indies A. The last two matches will be played on 19 and 21 July.
Ruturaj Gaikwad, Anmolpreet Singh and Ishan Kishan have been included in the 15-member India A ODI squad for the West Indies A tour, the BCCI announced Wednesday.
India vs England: Rishabh Pant credits stint with 'A' squad in England for good show on his Test debut
Rishabh Pant made a confident start to his Test career at Trent Bridge, scoring an attacking 24 in the first innings and then taking seven catches, the latter a record for Indian keeping debutante.
Rishabh Pant has temperament, skills to bat differently in Test cricket, says India A coach Rahul Dravid
Rishabh Pant has earned plaudits for his flamboyant batting in shorter formats but India A coach Rahul Dravid believes that the talented youngster has the "temperament and skills to bat differently" in longer formats.
England Lions bundle out India A for 167 in second innings to win one-off unofficial Test by 254 runs
India A, who were reeling at 11 for three at stumps on day three while chasing an improbable 421-run target, did not put up much of a fight even in the second innings, folding up for 167 in 44 overs.
Shamarh Brooks' gritty ton helps West Indies A reach 301/9 against India A on Day 1 of 2nd unofficial Test
Shamarh Brooks led from the front with an unbeaten ton as West Indies 'A' reached 301 for nine against India A on the opening day of the second four-day unofficial Test at Taunton on Tuesday.
Opener Prithvi Shaw slammed 188 off 169 balls and Ravikumar Samarth made 137 as India A amassed 536 for four against the Windies A on the third day of the first unofficial Test
Duckett had already been fined and suspended from Lions' matches on the Australia tour after the late-night incident ahead of the third Test which infuriated the team's management.
The left-arm seamer bagged four for 59 as West Indies A conceded the match at 242 for nine in their second innings in the 13th over after lunch on the final day at KSCA Stadium.
India A skipper Cheteshwar Pujara has smashed his third first-class triple century in the match against West Indies A at Bangalore.
India A were leading by 66 runs in their first innings with as many as seven wickets remaining at the KSCA Stadium.