India vs Ireland – Stats a& Review

INDIA vs IRELAND, a POOL B match at Hamilton, New Zealand where Ireland won the toss & opted to bat first. They got a really good start as Porterfield & Sterling played Indian pacers quite well. They added 89 runs in 15 overs for the opening wicket before Sterling got caught out by Ashwin. Dhoni soon realized that spinners are the key on…

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India vs UAE – Stats & Review

Two matches on Saturday and the teams delivered according to the expectation of fans & cricket experts. On one hand, where New Zealand vs Australia was a thriller, on the other hand,  the POOL B match between India & UAE ended as a one-sided contest in the favour of India. UAE won the toss & opted to collapse as they were totally outplayed by Indian bowlers. They…

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India v Pakistan – The Poignant Affair

On a very hot afternoon in Jaisalmer in late March 2011 , ‘Jawan’ Lakhbir Singh was struggling hard to tune into the All India Radio. An encounter/ shoot out had an all-together different meaning today. It was not different in the second class compartment of a local train in Mumbai…

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Spectators or Expectators?

With the Cricket World Cup less than a month away, every cricket fan is filled with excitement. There is euphoria among fans all across the globe and particularly in the cricket crazy country, India. For India, it has always been more than just a sport; every person is either going…

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Each Team To Play 8 Practice Matches Before The World Cup

Shocked is it? Don’t be so… So was that title just to make this one a sell-out? How i wish so… So am i telling a lie? Not really… Lets break the suspense now and head to the stark realities of life, sugar coated under the name of Round Robin.…

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India

India ODI WC Squad Ravichandran Ashwin Stuart Binny Shikhar Dhawan MS Dhoni (Captain & Wicket-Keeper) Ravindra Jadeja Virat Kohli Bhuvneshwar Kumar Akshar Patel Ajinkya Rahane Suresh Raina Ambati Rayudu Mohammed Shami Ishant Sharma Rohit Sharma Umesh Yadav Coach: Duncan Fletcher

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