R Ashwin's 4 for 25 set up a nine-wicket victory for India against UAE in Perth
R Ashwin's 4 for 25 set up a nine-wicket victory for India against UAE in Perth © AFP


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India v Pakistan across the eras

Kartikeya Date: The two sides' records against each other have had very little to do with their form against the other top teams

Tales of Greig and Lloyd

Sankaran Krishna: In the '70s, the two towering tourists managed to win the hearts of Indian fans with their charm and prowess

India need to be flexible with their bowling

Krishna Kumar: Opening with a spinner and rotating the slower bowlers against specific teams could be a sensible ploy


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Shikhar Dhawan on how he spent time at home in Melbourne with his family before the World Cup

India gave their fans at the WACA plenty of reason to cheer
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Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli's 75-run partnership saw India through to a nine-wicket win
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Rohit Sharma brought up his 24th ODI fifty from 48 deliveries
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Virat Kohli playing his trademark cover drive
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Shikhar Dhawan was caught at point after making 14
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Shikhar Dhawan nudges to the leg side
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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Semi-final: Karnataka v Mumbai at Bangalore - Feb 25-28
Karnataka won by 112 runs
2nd Semi-final: Maharashtra v Tamil Nadu at Kolkata - Feb 25-Mar 1
Tamil Nadu 549 Maharashtra 394/5
21st Match, Pool B: India v U.A.E. at Perth - Feb 28
India won by 9 wickets (with 187 balls remaining)
28th Match, Pool B: India v West Indies at Perth
Mar 6, 2015 (14:30 local | 06:30 GMT | 01:30 EST | 00:30 CST | 22:30 PST -1d)
Final: Karnataka v TBA at Mumbai
Mar 8-12, 2015 (09:30 local | 04:00 GMT | 23:00 EST -1d | 22:00 CST -1d | 20:00 PST -1d)
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