Kolkata, Dec 24, Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara won the toss and elected to bat against India in the fourth One-day International of the five-match series at the Eden Gardens here Thursday.
New Delhi, Dec 24 , Seventy-seven years after playing their first Test, India realised its ultimate dream of becoming the numero uno in Test cricket and in the process celebrated their 100th Test win beating Sri Lanka at home. The feat came in a year when terror hit cricket on the subcontinent.
Kolkata, Dec 23, Throwing policemen into a tizzy, several Sri Lankan cricketers, including skipper Kumar Sangakkara, batsmen Sanath Jayasuriya and Tillakaratne Dilshan, left their hotel here Monday night without proper security cover, an official said Wednesday.
Kolkata, Dec 23 , A win away from clinching the series, India will bank on their explosive batting line-up as they battle history and injury in the fourth One-day international against Sri Lanka at the half-filled Eden Gardens here Thursday.
Mumbai, Dec 22, A finger injury has ruled out India’s middle order batsman Yuvraj Singh from the remaining two matches of the one-day series against Sri Lanka.
Kolkata, Dec 22, For the first time, Indian and Sri Lankan players would be driven straight to the Eden Gardens dressing room during practice and Thursday’s One-day International match as part of heightened security following reports of Taliban-trained terrorists sneaking into the city.
Cuttack, Dec 21, Sachin Tendulkar hit a crafty unbeaten 96 to guide India to a seven-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the third One-Day International of the five-match series here Monday.
Cuttack, Dec 21, The following is the scoreboard of the third One-day international between India and Sri Lanka at the Barabati Stadium here Monday.
Cuttack, Dec 21, Left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja picked up career-best four wickets for 32 as Sri Lanka failed to take advantage of a breezy start and were bowled out for 239 in 44.2 overs against India in the third One-Day International at the Barabati Satdium here Monday.