Friday, Feb 27, 2015
February 27, 20157:42 pm

Chasing 445, Mumbai still need 168 runs with just four wickets in hand and two full days play remaining.

February 27, 20158:21 pm
GugaleRanjiPTI-T

Led by opener Gugale's 56* in an unbroken 90-run stand with Chirag 36*, Maharashtra closed Day 3 on 110/1.

February 27, 20156:37 pm
RonchiAP-T

Ronchi will become the third cricketer ever to play in a World Cup match against his former team.

February 27, 20156:12 pm
abd_t

AB de Villiers smashed West Indies bowlers from pillar to post for the quickest 150 in ODI on Friday.

February 27, 20156:01 pm
IndiavsUAEReuters-T

India and UAE faced each other only twice before - once in 1994 and the other meeting was in 2004.

February 27, 20154:27 pm
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Shikhar Dhawan scored an emphatic century at the MCG against South Africa.

February 27, 20153:50 pm
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UAE captain said that they will take the India match like any other game in the tournament.

February 27, 20152:01 pm
MICHAEL-CLRKE_AP_T

Clarke re-injured his hamstring but recovered in time to lead his side against New Zealand.

February 27, 20151:48 pm
mCcULLUMA-AP_T

New Zealand have found form but they know Australia can give them a run for the money in Auckland on Friday.

February 27, 201512:25 pm
SREESANTH_PTI_T

Balakrishnan, a playback singer, said Sreesanth was subjected to cruelty at the jail.

February 27, 201512:16 pm
shami-ap_t

Stuart Binny or Bhuvneshwar Kumar would replace Shami against UAE.

February 27, 201510:29 am
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Moin returned home to an uneasy situation from WC after being recalled by the PCB for visiting a Casino.

February 27, 20158:02 am
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Liverpool were the highest profile casualties of the last 32, where holders Sevilla came through a testing encounter.

February 27, 20157:17 pm
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De Villiers scored 162* off just 66 balls as SA posted 408/5; SA then bowled out WI for 151 to win by 257 runs.

February 27, 20158:45 pm
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AB de Villiers has played 20 matches against the Caribbean nation notching up 1057 runs at an average of 66.06.

February 27, 20157:47 am
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Also, Duncan Fletcher on Thursday left for his home in South Africa following the death of his father-in-law.

February 27, 20157:50 am
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Former West Indian Phil Simmons tells how the growing popularity of cricket has made him a minor celebrity.

February 27, 20157:42 am
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Andy Bichel says Dhoni’s captaincy is a bit Steve Waugh-like. He sits back and let the players do their thing.

February 27, 20157:55 am
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A 190-run partnership between Karthik and Shankar laid the platform for a late assault, but TN remained circumspect.

February 27, 20157:52 am
RanjiTrophyMithunPTIT

Set a daunting target of 445 runs, Mumbai were 61 for no loss at stumps on day two of the semifinal.

February 26, 20159:26 pm
TamimIqbalReuters-T

Prolonged poor form of Tamim Iqbal is hurting Bangladesh immensely and they have gone down as an ODI team.

February 26, 20157:26 pm
KarthikPTI-T

Karthik made 113, while fifties from Shankar, Prasanna and Indrajith ensured that TN pile up 426/5.

February 27, 201511:29 am
ShenwariAP-T

Samiullah Shenwari played the innings of his life to steer Afghanistan to their first win the World Cup.

February 26, 20156:33 pm
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Bangladesh skipper Mortaza can only hope the team's worst game of the World Cup is now behind it.

February 26, 20156:26 pm
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Dilshan hopes to play on for a couple more years, which would see him padding up in his 40s.

February 26, 20156:35 pm
SamelsReuters-T

Samuels appeared to run his thumb from one side of his throat to the other to mark his 100 vs Zimbabwe.

February 26, 20154:05 pm
RunoutAP-T

Two facile victories over Pak and SA papered over the cracks that seemed to appear in India's death batting.

February 26, 20153:44 pm
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It was the most-watched television event in India in the last four years, since the finals of the 2011 World Cup.

February 26, 20153:28 pm
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Shenwari turned this contest on its head with a 147-ball 96 featuring seven fours and five sixes.

February 26, 20151:06 pm
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Martin Crowe captained New Zealand in 16 Tests and 44 ODIs.

February 26, 20159:25 pm
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Bangladesh kept losing wickets at regular intervals and eventually fell short of the target by 92 runs.

February 26, 201510:11 am
SANCHES_AP_T

It was a night of upsets as two top teams were edged out in Champions League first leg.

February 26, 20151:09 pm
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Former Pak pacer and UAE coach Aaqib Javed says Mohit Sharma is his top pick.

February 26, 201512:28 pm
Afghanistn-AP-T

Chasing a paltry total, Afghanistan were no where in the contest but Shenwari's fighting 96 helped them cross the line.

February 26, 20151:10 pm
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Rahane and Patil were part of the Mumbai Under-14, 16, 19 and 22 middle-order.

February 26, 20155:37 am
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Ireland overcome an inspired UAE by two wickets in the World Cup’s most tense affair so far.