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.
Stuart Binny or Bhuvneshwar Kumar would replace Shami against UAE.
The terrorist group abducted over 200 Christians in northeastern Syria.
Andy Bichel says Dhoni’s captaincy is a bit Steve Waugh-like. He sits back and let the players do their thing.
Two facile victories over Pak and SA papered over the cracks that seemed to appear in India’s death batting.
Former Pak pacer and UAE coach Aaqib Javed says Mohit Sharma is his top pick.
Rahane and Patil were part of the Mumbai Under-14, 16, 19 and 22 middle-order.
India’s ominous form in the premier event has impressed many.
In all formats of the international game, Ajinkya Rahane has established himself as a star to reckon with.
India’s World Cup performances have undergone a massive change since they fared ordinarily in the first two.
Virat Kohli was effusive in his praise for Ashwin, who played crucial roles India’s two wins.
Federer posted a picture on his Facebook page of him admiring a blue playing jersey.
Rahane’s 60-ball-79 against SA was equally important in context of the match, as much as Dhawan’s 100.
Shikhar Dhawan says that staying calm during a lean patch was key to his World Cup success.
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