4th ODI

  • As it happened: England vs Sri Lanka, 4th ODI May 31, 2014

    For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page. Toss: England won the toss and have opted to bowl. England lead the series 2-1 in the five-match ODI series. While Sri Lanka registered one of their worst defeats in the third ODI at Old Trafford when they were all out...
  • 4th ODI: Hapless India concede series 3-0 after 7-wicket loss to NZ January 28, 2014

    India made bold moves, some logical and some totally out of context, but it boiled down to Indian bowling that caved in once again and failed to defend a competitive 278 for 5, which New Zealand overhauled to win by seven wickets and with 11 balls to spare - thanks...
  • I am satisfied with how I am bowling, says R Ashwin January 27, 2014

    Hamilton: He might be going through a lean patch with the ball but R Ashwin contributed with the bat in Auckland and the Indian allrounder said he is very comfortable with his cricket right now and is in best frame of mind ahead of the fourth ODI against New Zealand...
  • New Zealand on target to beat India in ODI series: Luke Ronchi January 27, 2014

    Hamilton: Unperturbed by India's remarkable come-from-behind performance in the thrilling tied third ODI, New Zealand wicket-keeper Luke Ronchi on Monday said with a comfortable 2-0 lead, the hosts are well on course to win the five-match ODI series. The series currently stands at 2-0 in favour of New Zealand after India...
  • India need Plan B for first win on New Zealand tour January 27, 2014

    India's four-match losing streak overseas is in urgent need of Plan B. Two ODI defeats in South Africa and now two in New Zealand may not have set the cat among the pigeons but surely raises the level of doubts over the team's ability to adapt in testing overseas conditions. The...
  • As it happened: Australia vs England, 4th ODI January 24, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) England will be battling to avoid another series whitewash in the fourth one-day game against Australia on Friday, and are rallying round their beleaguered captain. Australia triumphed by seven wickets with 10 overs to spare in the third one-dayer in Sydney...
  • 4th ODI: Steyn's five-for provides SA series win over Pakistan November 9, 2013

    Junaid Khan came in for Wahab Riaz as South Africa captain AB de Villiers opted to bat against Pakistan in the fourth one-day match. Playing XI: Pakistan: Ahmed Shehzad, Mohammad Hafeez, Sohaib Maqsood, Asad Shafiq, Misbah-ul-Haq(c), Shahid Afridi, Umar Akmal(w), Sohail Tanvir, Junaid Khan, Saeed Ajmal, Mohammad Irfan South Africa: Hashim Amla,...
  • As it happened: India vs Australia, 4th ODI, Ranchi October 23, 2013

    Indian skipper MS Dhoni won the toss and elected to bowl amid overcast conditions against Australia in the fourth one-dayer at Ranchi. India made two changes to their playing eleven with Ishant Sharma and Bhuvneshwar Kumar making way for Jaidev Unadkat and Mohammad Shami. Australia unchanged. Against the odds, visitors snatched...
  • 4th ODI: India hope to strike back in MS Dhoni's hometown October 22, 2013

    After three entertaining run-feast, India and Australia head to MS Dhoni's home town Ranchi to play the fourth one-dayer of the seven-match ODI series on Wednesday. Against the odds, visitors snatched victory in the previous one-dayer thanks to poor bowling by the Indians, especially under-fire Ishant Sharma who gave 30...
  • I hope Ishant would be strong in his mindset: Raina October 22, 2013

    Ranchi: Despite the criticism and call for Ishant Sharma's ouster for conceding 30 runs in an over, team-mate Suresh Raina on Tuesday dropped hints that the beleaguered pacer could be retained in the fourth ODI against Australia at the JSCA Stadium here on Wednesday. Raina said Ishant had worked really hard...
  • Clint McKay takes hat-trick against England in fourth ODI September 14, 2013

    Cardiff: Australia fast bowler Clint McKay completed a hat-trick in the fourth one-day international against England in Cardiff on Saturday. McKay dismissed Kevin Pietersen, Jonathan Trott and Joe Root in the third over to leave England reeling at 8 for 3, chasing 228 to level the series at 1-1. Pietersen was trapped...
  • England vs Australia, 4th ODI: As it happened September 15, 2013

    CLICK HERE for the live updates from the fourth ODI between England and Australia being played at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff. TEAM NEWS: Australia have awarded a debut to Nathan Coulter-Nile, who has replaced Josh Hazlewood in the eleven. England have gone in with an unchanged side. TOSS: Eoin Morgan wins the...
  • As it happened: India vs Zimbabwe, 4th ODI August 1, 2013

    TOSS: India win the toss and will field. TEAM NEWS: Shikhar Dhawan has been rested while Vinay Kumar is out with a niggle. Zimbabwe remain unchanged. India lead the series 3-0. For India, the last two games in Bulawayo present the opportunity to test their bench strength further; for hosts Zimbabwe,...
  • 4th ODI: Dead rubber but live issues for India, Zimbabwe July 31, 2013

    Bulawayo: India have already wrapped up the series but the fourth ODI at the Queens Sports Club on Thursday persons them an opportunity to test our their bench strength and extend their authority. For hosts Zimbabwe, who have struggled to compete on the same level as their opponents in all...
  • Dhoni hails team after series win January 23, 2013

    Mohali: India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Wednesday lauded the "overall good performance" of his players as they took an unassailable 3-1 lead over England in the five-match ODI series with a comprehensive five-wicket victory in the fourth and penultimate match here. India chased down the 258-run target easily, thanks...
  • 4th ODI: Raina, Rohit win series for India January 23, 2013

    Mohali: Opener Rohit Sharma scored 83 and Suresh Raina made 89 not out lower down the order to chase down 258 to beat England by five wickets here on Wednesday and give India a series-winning 3-1 lead. Ravindra Jadeja supported Raina well to remain unbeaten on 21, as India achieved the...
  • 4th ODI, Ind v Eng: As it happened January 23, 2013

    Rohit Sharma scored 83 and Suresh Raina made 89 not out while chasing 258 to beat England by 5 wickets and give India a series-winning 3-1 lead....
  • We can turn things around, says Tredwell January 22, 2013

    Mohali: England can still stage a turnaround in the one-day series against India despite being on the backfoot, according to spinner James Tredwell who said the team will go into the must-win game trying to draw inspiration from their first game which the visitors won comfortably. "Obviously the two defeats are...
  • We must exploit 'very English' conditions: Bell January 21, 2013

    Mohali: Describing the cold weather here as "very English", opener Ian Bell on Monday said that the England pacers will have to exploit the conditions well in order to level the five-match ODI series when they take on India in the fourth and penultimate match on Wednesday. Trailing 1-2, England...
  • Aus v SL, 4th ODI: Time running out for struggling Australia January 19, 2013

    Sydney: Sri Lanka are one win away from wrapping up the series against Australia, but much of the talk in home circles is how an Australian 'B team' is in disarray following two sloppy defeats. Michael Clarke's return for the previous match saw Australia bowled out for 74, with...
  • Dharamsala to host 5th England ODI instead of 4th October 18, 2012

    New Delhi: The BCCI Thursday switched the venues for the fourth and fifth ODIs of the five-match series between India and England to be held in January next year. As per the new schedule announced by the BCCI, Mohali's Punjab Cricket Association stadium would host the fourth ODI of the series...
  • 4th ODI: England look to nail SA at Lord's September 1, 2012

    England, after registering a four-wicket victory over South Africa in the third one-dayer, have brought some sanity to the five-match ODI series. With the series now levelled 1-1, England would like to keep the momentum going in the fourth ODI at Lord's on Sunday. England's decision of including Jade Dernbach in...
  • Dhoni completes hat-trick in Sri Lanka July 31, 2012

    India’s 400th ODI victory was significant not just for the statistical weight that the number represents, but also because it sealed their third bilateral series win on Sri Lankan soil. It took India 23 years to win its first bilateral series in Sri Lanka. That was in August 2008; in...
  • 4th ODI: Kohli century seals series for India July 31, 2012

    There’s a truism with Virat Kohli in ODI cricket. When he scores a century, India win. Spurred on by another dominating batting performance from their man of the season, India beat Sri Lanka by six wickets at Colombo’s R Premadasa Stadium to take an unassailable lead in the five-match series....
  • 4th ODI: Eng women beat India by 3 wickets July 9, 2012

    Truro (Cornwall): England women defeated India by three wickets in the fourth ODI match to level the five-match series 2-2. Having lost the first two ODIs, English women made a fabulous comeback winning back to back matches. The Indian batswomen failed once again as they could score only 173 for nine courtesy...