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IND vs SA 2nd Test: Kohli smashed his career-best Test score

IND vs SA 2nd Test: Kohli smashed his career-best Test score

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India put on a huge total of 601/5 and declared in the first innings against South Africa with the help of Virat Kohli’s unbeaten 254 in Pune. The Indian captain scored his career-best highest score in Test cricket on Friday in Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium. With this score, Kohli becomes the first Indian captain to score 250+ runs in a Test inning. His previous best was 243 against Lankans in 2017. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); He also smashed the record of getting most numbers of double tons in Test Cricket and surpassing Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag, he scored seven two hundred against six different opponents. As a captain, he also scored 40 test tons just followed by the highest record of Ricky Ponting. He became also the fastest 21
India vs New Zealand 3rd ODI Highlights: India Won by 7 wickets

India vs New Zealand 3rd ODI Highlights: India Won by 7 wickets

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India vs New Zealand 3rd ODI Highlights: India Won by 7 wickets Three wins at a row, India now win the 5 matches ODI Series also, with 3-0 lead. Successive wins for India in recent, against Australia in their turf, and now against New Zealand in their home also. India made some changes in their team today, but the change also worked for them. New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat first. But, Indian bowling attack again proved their strength today and restrict New Zealand in 243 runs. Ross Taylor and Tom Latham put a nice partnership between them. Ross made 93, played nice but missed his century only for 7 runs. Tom Latham made 51. Without them, other batsmen could not stay for long. Mohammed Shami took 3 wickets today. Hardik Pandya is back in the team and took 2 wickets. Bhuvne...
IND Vs NZ 2nd ODI Highlights: India won by 90 runs

IND Vs NZ 2nd ODI Highlights: India won by 90 runs

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IND Vs NZ 2nd ODI Highlights: India won by 90 runs India become victorious in the second One Day International match against New Zealand, beat them by 90 runs. India took 2-0 lead in the five-match series. Indian bowlers showed exceptional bowling performance, they bundled the New Zealand batting line-up in 234 runs. After winning the toss India decided to bat first in Bay Oval Ground. The opening partnership became hit, Rohit and Dhawan put up 154 run stands between them. Rohit smashed 87 and Shikhar scored 66. After their dismissal, Virat Kohli made 43, Rayadu made 47, and Dhoni made 48 to put 324 on the total. Some centuries and Half centuries were missed by some runs. Rohit Sharma (Man of the Match): "Good feeling (on his performance) but more importantly, we won the match. We di...
India vs New Zealand 1st ODI Highlights: IND won by 8 wickets

India vs New Zealand 1st ODI Highlights: IND won by 8 wickets

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Shikhar Dhawan's brilliant innings won the match for India India vs New Zealand 1st ODI Highlights: IND won by 8 wickets India took 1-0 lead in 5 match series, won the first match by 8 wickets against New Zealand. The match was played in McLean Park on 23rd January, 2019. New Zealand showed poor batting performance, they scored only 157 runs in 38 overs. After winning the toss NZ decided to bat first. New Zealand openers got out quickly and also the other batsmen could not able to score a healthy run for the team. Only, Captain Kane Williamson stood their and his 64 runs knock helped to reach the total to 157, but none of other batsmen abled to built a good partnership with him. Kuldeep Yadav was the pick of the bowlers. He took 4 wickets with just 3.9 economy. FIFTY!@SDha...
India vs Australia 3rd ODI Highlights: India won by 7 wickets

India vs Australia 3rd ODI Highlights: India won by 7 wickets

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India vs Australia 3rd ODI Highlights: India won by 7 wicketsA great victory for India. They had won the Test Series against Aussies in their den, now they also win the ODI series by 2-1 and rewrote the history again. Today, in the 3rd ODI India beat Australia by 7 wickets.After winning the toss, Virat Kohli put Aussies to bat first as he wanted to retain them in low total. Indian bowlers did exactly that. They bowled exceptionally well to restrict Australia in 230 for 10 wickets. Bhuvi & Shami bowled superb in powerplays, got quick wickets in front. Then, Chahal became the main mastermind behind this destruction; he took 6 wickets with just 42 runs. Peter Handscomb only scored a half ton; otherwise none of them stand for long.The total was very much getable, India star...
India vs Australia 2nd ODI: India won by 4 wickets

India vs Australia 2nd ODI: India won by 4 wickets

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Dhoni finished the match with six, brings his half century India vs Australia 2nd ODI: India won by 4 wickets Dhoni finishes it with a style. His ending six brings 1-1 level to India in this ODI series against Australia. Australia opted batting after winning the toss in Adelaide ground. Indian bowlers tightened up from the beginning, not giving much scope to score freely. Picked up wickets in front, but debutant Siraj went costly in his spells. Australia put 298 with loss of 9 wickets in 50 overs. The ton from Shaun Marsh helped to build a good depth in middle overs for Aussies. He scored 131. Maxwell in the end scored quick 48 to take the score close to 300 mark. But, Indian batting was better today than yesterday. Start was good, both openers scored ...
India vs Australia 4th Test Highlights: Match Draw, India Won Series

India vs Australia 4th Test Highlights: Match Draw, India Won Series

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Cheteshwar Pujara, Player of the series and match India vs Australia 4th Test Highlights: Match Draw, India Won SeriesIts been a great final battle between these two cricketing nations, but the result of this fourth test became draw as unfortunate weather. But, as India took a lead before in the series so they won the series by 2-1. Its an historical moment for Team India as no other Asian country can beat Australia in test series in their den. India also tried every year but ultimately the dream comes true in this time.India played overall well in every match to withstand Aussies in their ground. In this match, India won the toss and elected to bat first.Indian openers started strongly, Mayank Agarwal again scored a brilliant 77 top the order. But, aft...
India vs Australia: Expected Indian playing XI for the fourth Test

India vs Australia: Expected Indian playing XI for the fourth Test

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India vs Australia: Expected Indian playing XI for the fourth Test The Border-Gavaskar series enters in it’s final encounter, India now has a big chance to snatch the trophy from the Hosts. Having a 2-1 lead, India are looking to make it 3-1 to write the history in Australia. But, injuries worrying the whole team to pick their best eleven for the last match. First of all, pace attack spearhead Ishant Sharma has some major issues with his rib cage. He was not enlisted in the 13-member list. Umesh Yadav was included in that list replacing Sharma. But, the main worry with the ace spinner Ashwin, he is not fully fit to play the match. Indian team management is not taking Kuldeep Yadav in the list, as Captain Kohli is depending on Hanuma Vihari as he bowled in good areas in last match, he is a
India vs Australia 3rd Test: IND leads 2-1

India vs Australia 3rd Test: IND leads 2-1

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New Record for Kohli India vs Australia 3rd Test: IND leads 2-1 A great finish by Indian team, secured a lead of 2-1 in the 3rd Test on 30th Dec 2018. Australia were put to back foot by the first innings score from Indian team. India beat Australia by 137 runs to take the lead in the series. Finally, the Boxing day Test favours to India. In the first innings they put 443 runs with 7 wickets and declared their innings. Contributions from Mayank Agarwal, 76 runs, and from Cheteshwar Pujara, 106 runs build the root of a great score. Then 82 from Captain Kohli and 63 from Rohit Sharma helped the score to grow more. Among Australian bowlers Pat Cummins were most successful with his 3 wickets. Nathan Lyon can only manage to take 1 wicket in first innings. Au...