Rahman tried to change the course of the game with a few lusty blows towards the end but his efforts could not stop Afghanistan from creating a cricketing history.
In Jaipur, thanks to cameos from their top-three, including 24 off 21 from Suresh Raina, Uttar Pradesh finished at 137 for nine from 20 overs, the same score as Madhya Pradesh in the Central Zone game.
Both captains claimed they weren’t going to talk about David Warner on Friday; both went on to dedicate a fair bit of time to talking about him.
That face-off set the tone for the first Test as Johnson continued to terrorise batsmen.
Captains Smith, Clarke struggle for form as teams head to Cape Town for decider.
Afghanistan on Thursday had reduced Pakistan to 117 for six before the latter side recovered well to end up at 248.
They beat drums, blew bugles and even implored the DJ to play Honey Singh numbers.
India skipper Virat Kohli defended his decision to play all-rounder Stuart Binny in Friday's fixture.
Sangakkara anchors his side to a thrilling win as Kohli impresses with smart captaincy in tense situations.
Former teammates Rahul Dravid, V V S Laxman and Yuvraj Singh also paid tributes to Tendulkar in the book.
Ajantha Mendis scalps four, including the prized wickets of Dhawan and Kohli, to end with figures of 4/60.
Kumar Sangakkara showed the way with a breathtaking 84-ball 103 as Sri Lanka beat India by two wickets.
Ankush Bains (74), Sanju Samson (67) and Shreyas Iyer (66) batted well to help India post 340/8 in 50 overs.
I’m just surprised that Dhoni isn’t tired oftener given number of roles he plays in Indian team, writes Harsha Bhogle.
Kohli vs Malinga will only be one of many contests as India face Sri Lanka.
Chasing a target of 249, Afghanistan could only manage 176 in 47.2 overs in front of a disciplined bowling attack.
Next World Cup in Australia and New Zealand is still just under a year away, the Caribbean side’s defence of the World T20 crown begins in three weeks’ time.
Vincent is one of three former New Zealand cricketers under investigation by the ICC for alleged match-fixing.
Australia opener David Warner breached an article of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players.
David Warner’s utterances can be questioned but his doubts do seem justified.
Bowling his full quota on the trot, Sharma’s 5/22 helps Haryana defend 153 vs Punjab
If Steyn had watched Rabada on Wednesday evening, he would have been proud.
When a bowler starts relying on so many variations he is bound to lose his consistency, says Maninder Singh.
There were no hints of Ashwin's new action in nets during India’s practice session on eve of their Asia Cup opener.
Kent batsman and five others have been found not guilty by an International Cricket Council tribunal.