Herwadkar (161) survives two dropped catches, combines with Iyer to put team on firm footing on Day 3.
Number of fours and sixes hit in India are drastically high than in any other country.
Michael Clarke will return to the side for Bangladesh match after recovering from hamstring surgery.
Tamil Nadu took an upper hand by reducing Vidarbha to 206 for six on the third day of their Ranji Trophy match.
Tendulkar is all set to see his 1st World Cup match from the stands when India take on SA on Sunday.
Karnataka stamped their authority on Assam in the quarterfinal by taking a 404-run lead at stumps on Day 3.
Maharashtra sailed into the semis after their bowlers delivered to defeat Andhra by 75 runs.
Afghanistan must realise that not playing well is one thing and not getting the basics right is another.
Waqar insisted his team would bounce back in the World Cup despite a demoralising defeat against India.
Pakistan fielding coach threatened to step down complaining of misbehaviour from three senior players.
The doubts over Bhuvneshwar Kumar's fitness continue to be a concern for the Indian cricket team.
South Africa is scheduled to play India at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday.
US embassy covered the mistake tweeting: 'Premature posting but we are still cheering for Afghanistan!'
Earlier media reports suggested that support staff led by Shastri had an impromptu meeting with Fletcher not informed about it.
Bangladesh produced a brilliant all-round performance to beat Afghanistan by 105 runs in Canberra.
Bowl Delhi out for 166 to restrict first innings lead to just 10 runs, then finish Day 2 at 87/1.
Richard Hayward is involved with the running of the cricket in Nelson but the past is more romantic.
Wally Edwards will push for the revamp of ODIs in a proposal in which all games played during a year will give teams.
This was by some distance the weakest team I have seen from Pakistan.
Every time Usman Gani plays, people back home gather at his place and pray for his success.
Bangladesh cannot afford to disappoint their army of media personnel and manic fans who have booked out their opening game.
During the hearing, the bench observed that it wanted people to enjoy cricket matches without any hurdles.
Karnataka piled on a huge 452 all out in their first innings before reducing Assam to 58 for three on day 2.
Sachin Tendulkar also showed faith in the team and said it can match the best in the world.
A ton by Vijay Shankar and a half-century by Indrajith (97) helped TN post a first innings score of 403.
Laxman feels that India can beat the Proteas as confidence levels are high after the victory against Pakistan.
Delhi could only manage a slender 10-run lead in response to Mumbai's 156 in the first innings.
Raina has missed one World Cup in 2007 and almost did not plat in the campaign at home in 2011.
Debuting in the World Cup can be quite a humbling experience but Navjot Singh Sidhu did it with ease.
Trent Boult said he never expected the proceedings to become so tense.
However, Hussey, Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his boys are not among his semi-final picks.
Moeen Ali insisted that England were "over" a crushing defeat by title-favourites Australia.
Afghanistan are excited about their World Cup debut against Bangladesh on Wednesday
Brendon McCullum says pacers Trent Boult and Tim Southee were "outstanding" as they set up the team's victory.
Chasing 143 for a win, New Zealand found it difficult but manged to overhaul the target with 151 balls left.
Poor shot selection sees side bowled out for 156 in first innings of quarterfinal against Delhi.