Chasing 445, Mumbai still need 168 runs with just four wickets in hand and two full days play remaining.
Led by opener Gugale's 56* in an unbroken 90-run stand with Chirag 36*, Maharashtra closed Day 3 on 110/1.
Ronchi will become the third cricketer ever to play in a World Cup match against his former team.
AB de Villiers smashed West Indies bowlers from pillar to post for the quickest 150 in ODI on Friday.
India and UAE faced each other only twice before - once in 1994 and the other meeting was in 2004.
Shikhar Dhawan scored an emphatic century at the MCG against South Africa.
UAE captain said that they will take the India match like any other game in the tournament.
Clarke re-injured his hamstring but recovered in time to lead his side against New Zealand.
New Zealand have found form but they know Australia can give them a run for the money in Auckland on Friday.
Balakrishnan, a playback singer, said Sreesanth was subjected to cruelty at the jail.
Stuart Binny or Bhuvneshwar Kumar would replace Shami against UAE.
Moin returned home to an uneasy situation from WC after being recalled by the PCB for visiting a Casino.
Liverpool were the highest profile casualties of the last 32, where holders Sevilla came through a testing encounter.
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.
AB de Villiers has played 20 matches against the Caribbean nation notching up 1057 runs at an average of 66.06.
Also, Duncan Fletcher on Thursday left for his home in South Africa following the death of his father-in-law.
Former West Indian Phil Simmons tells how the growing popularity of cricket has made him a minor celebrity.
Andy Bichel says Dhoni’s captaincy is a bit Steve Waugh-like. He sits back and let the players do their thing.
A 190-run partnership between Karthik and Shankar laid the platform for a late assault, but TN remained circumspect.
Set a daunting target of 445 runs, Mumbai were 61 for no loss at stumps on day two of the semifinal.
Prolonged poor form of Tamim Iqbal is hurting Bangladesh immensely and they have gone down as an ODI team.
Karthik made 113, while fifties from Shankar, Prasanna and Indrajith ensured that TN pile up 426/5.
Samiullah Shenwari played the innings of his life to steer Afghanistan to their first win the World Cup.
Bangladesh skipper Mortaza can only hope the team's worst game of the World Cup is now behind it.
Dilshan hopes to play on for a couple more years, which would see him padding up in his 40s.
Samuels appeared to run his thumb from one side of his throat to the other to mark his 100 vs Zimbabwe.
Two facile victories over Pak and SA papered over the cracks that seemed to appear in India's death batting.
It was the most-watched television event in India in the last four years, since the finals of the 2011 World Cup.
Shenwari turned this contest on its head with a 147-ball 96 featuring seven fours and five sixes.
Martin Crowe captained New Zealand in 16 Tests and 44 ODIs.
Bangladesh kept losing wickets at regular intervals and eventually fell short of the target by 92 runs.
It was a night of upsets as two top teams were edged out in Champions League first leg.
Former Pak pacer and UAE coach Aaqib Javed says Mohit Sharma is his top pick.
Chasing a paltry total, Afghanistan were no where in the contest but Shenwari's fighting 96 helped them cross the line.
Rahane and Patil were part of the Mumbai Under-14, 16, 19 and 22 middle-order.
Ireland overcome an inspired UAE by two wickets in the World Cup’s most tense affair so far.
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