Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja ran rings around the Australian batsmen on Tuesday morning to lead India to a win by an innings and 135 runs on Day 4 of the second Test at Hyderabad. The win puts India 2-0 up in the 4 match Border-Gavaskar Series.
Homeboy R Ashwin took 6/88 but Michael Clarke and debutant Moises Henriques put Australia on top with a 151 run partnership for the 6th wicket on Day 1 of the Chennai Test on Friday. Australia finished the day on 316/7 with Clarke unbeaten on 103.
After India’s 4-0 whitewash in and against England last year, a lot of people had opinions about things that players and administration had to do to improve. Among the endless advice bandied about, you heard one thing over and over again: Players should play in County Cricket.
Congratulations Cheekoo! (As we proudly call him).. With your talent and marvellous display of batting, you have proved that you are the right choice for this post! Yes boys and girls, Virat Kohli has been named the Vice Captain for Team India in the Asia Cup, 2012. It is about time that our young gun is being trained and groomed for the position that he may take up in the future!
India brought out their worst batting display of the Commonwealth Bank Series at Sydney on Sunday, crashing to a 87 run defeat against Australia, almost ending their chances of qualifying for the finals of the Series.