Jhulan Goswami top-scored with 57

India Women v New Zealand Women, 1st ODI, Bangalore

'A fantastic wicket to bat on' - Goswami

Jhulan Goswami, the top-scorer of the match, called the track "fantastic" for batting, adding that it was an ideal wicket for one-day cricket

Jhulan Goswami helped India to victory with a composed 33 not out

India Women v New Zealand Women, 1st ODI, Bangalore

Spinners, Goswami shine as India defend 142

The New Zealand batsmen huffed and puffed, and eventually fell short of their target of 143 by 17 runs, unable to tackle the Indian spinners in the first women's ODI in Bangalore

Smriti Mandhana and Jhulan Goswami address the press

New Zealand Women in India 2015

India look to gather steam for WC qualification

The two teams languishing at the bottom of the ICC Women's Championship will square off for three ODIs in round three, as a part of the five-match series in Bangalore, to fight for crucial points to climb their way up the points table

Suzie Bates scored 13 off 35 balls

New Zealand Women in India 2015

Bates banks on familiarity of conditions

New Zealand Women captain Suzie Bates feels familiarity with the conditions has provided them with the required knowledge and knowhow to win the upcoming ODI series against India in Bangalore

The Bangladesh players get together after a historic series win

Bangladesh news

Bangladesh need to beat big teams abroad - Boycott

Former England captain Geoffrey Boycott believes Bangladesh's impressive series win over India is not enough "to send waves through the cricket world" since it has come in home conditions

Brendon McCullum hits it straight to JP Duminy

Delhi Daredevils v Chennai Super Kings, IPL 2015, Raipur

The batsman without a trick

Plays of the day from the IPL match between Delhi Daredevils and Chennai Super Kings in Raipur

Zaheer Khan ended with figures of 4-1-9-2 and bowled 19 dot balls

Delhi Daredevils v Chennai Super Kings, IPL 2015, Raipur

Bowlers, Iyer give Daredevils consolatory win

An exceptionally disciplined show from the Delhi Daredevils bowlers restricted table-toppers Chennai Super Kings to 119 for 6, to set up a convincing and consolatory six-wicket win on a slightly uneven and sluggish pitch in Raipur

Sandeep Sharma bowled 14 dot balls and picked up one wicket in his four overs

Delhi Daredevils v Kings XI Punjab, IPL 2015, Delhi

Desolate and desperate in north India

Two of the bottom three teams will square up at Feroz Shah Kotla to seek a confidence-booster with the tournament halfway through

Brad Hogg gives the ball some flight

KKR v CSK, IPL 2015, Kolkata

Knight Riders' second chance to topple Super Kings

After gifting a slender two-run win to Chennai Super Kings on Tuesday, Kolkata Knight Riders have a chance to make amends at their home ground on Thursday

James Faulkner celebrates after hitting the winning runs

Royal Challengers Bangalore v Rajasthan Royals, IPL 2015, Bangalore

Hot Royal Challengers run into strong Royals

Two wins and two losses - Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals with contrasting momentums will face-off again, at the Chinnaswamy Stadium