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Mumbai recover after poor start
Mumbai recover after poor start

Recovering from a poor start meant taking a lot of time over their runs but Mumbai did well in scoring 191 for four in 93 overs after losing three wickets for 51 on the opening day of their West Zone Vijay Merchant Trophy (under-16) match against

Matruja hits ton in Baroda's big total
Matruja hits ton in Baroda's big total

With a lead of 228 runs on the first innings, Baroda were holding all the aces at stumps on the second day of their Vijay Merchant Trophy (under-16) match against Maharashtra at Pune on Saturday

Australians relentless in tightening the grip
Australians relentless in tightening the grip

A continuation of Shane Warne's fine individual form in the match, two controversial decisions by Umpire Daryl Harper, and some generally unremarkable batting from the tourists have all combined to consign India to a troubled state after the third

West Zone certain of berth in Duleep final
West Zone certain of berth in Duleep final

West Zone are virtually through to the Duleep Trophy final

Unbeaten ton by Raja Ali but Central face uphill task
Unbeaten ton by Raja Ali but Central face uphill task

Madhya Pradesh's Raja Ali kept Central Zone's slim hopes of qualifying for the Duleep Trophy final alive with a gallant unbeaten century on the penultimate day of their semifinal against North Zone at Guwahati on Sunday

Bihar proceed cautiously on day one
Bihar proceed cautiously on day one

A first wicket partnership of 106 runs laid the foundation for Bihar hitting 199 for four off 94 overs at close of play on the first day of their Cooch Behar Trophy semifinal against Delhi at the Keenan stadium in Jamshedpur on Sunday

MP recover after poor start
MP recover after poor start

AS Srivatstava and Maninder Singh led a strong rearguard action as Madhya Pradesh recovered after a poor start to score 264 for eight at close of play of their Cooch Behar Trophy semifinal against Punjab at the Telco club ground in Jamshedpur on

West Indies get pre-Test workout against Auckland
West Indies get pre-Test workout against Auckland

This is the last real game before the West Indies meet New Zealand in the first of two Tests, the last Tests for both teams for this year

Natal restrict Eastern Province
Natal restrict Eastern Province

Natal enjoyed the benefits of winning a very good toss as their pacemen reduced Eastern Province to 239 for nine on the first day of their SuperSport Series match at Kingsmead on Friday

Vidarbha in commanding position
Vidarbha in commanding position

Vidarbha were in a position of considerable strength at stumps on the opening day of their Central Zone Vijay Merchant Trophy (under-16) match against Madhya Pradesh at Nagpur on Friday

UP fail to capitalise on good start
UP fail to capitalise on good start

Put in to bat, Uttar Pradesh failed to capitalise on an opening partnership of 81 runs and dawled along to score 172 for five off 90 overs at close of play on the first day of their Central Zone Vijay Merchant Trophy (under-16) match against

McGrath, Warne put Australia on top
McGrath, Warne put Australia on top

Hurdles keep confronting them and yet Australia's cricketers continue their eminently successful negotiation of most obstacles in their contemporary Test cricketing path

Central Zone struggle for runs
Central Zone struggle for runs

Holders Central Zone, in the face of of an imposing North Zone total of 543, were struggling at 149 for three from 73 overs when rain stopped play shortly after tea on the third day of their Duleep Trophy semifinal at Guwahati on Saturday

West Zone in commanding position
West Zone in commanding position

West Zone were heading towards a big first innings lead at stumps on the third day of their Duleep Trophy semifinal against East Zone at Calcutta on Saturday

Williams hits unbeaten century
Williams hits unbeaten century

Baroda's left handed opener Cecil Williams hit an unbeaten 105 as West Zone ran up a good score of 254 for two from 91 overs at close of play on the first day of their Duleep Trophy semifinal against East Zone at Calcutta on Thursday

Delhi virtually through to semifinals
Delhi virtually through to semifinals

Delhi are virtually through to the semifinals of the Cooch Behar Trophy tournament

MP take stranglehold
MP take stranglehold

Madhya Pradesh have taken a stranglehold on their Cooch Behar Trophy quarterfinal match against Saurashtra in Jamshedpur

Ponting, Steve Waugh turn Indian joy to despair
Ponting, Steve Waugh turn Indian joy to despair

Spectacularly stern middle and late order batting resistance has been the defining feature of this summer of cricket for the home team and so it proved again today on the first day of the First Test between Australia and India here at the Adelaide

Kambli slams 154 in West's big total
Kambli slams 154 in West's big total

Displaying commanding form, former India left hander Vinod Kambli cracked 154 as West Zone piled up runs on the second day of their Duleep Trophy semifinal against East Zone at Calcutta on Friday

Chopra Hits Unbeaten 132 as North Pile Up Runs
Chopra Hits Unbeaten 132 as North Pile Up Runs

Nikhil Chopra slammed an unbeaten 132 at No 8 as North Zone piled up a massive total of 543 on the second day of their five day Duleep Trophy semifinal against holders Central Zone at Guwahati on Friday