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  • World Cup Exclusive: India fans cheer for India hours ahead of semi-final March 26, 2015

    Indian fans were dancing and shouting as they make their way to the SCG for India vs Australia semi-final. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Unofficial BCCI show their support to India at SCG March 26, 2015

    Bakersfield Cricket Club of Indians from California were at the SCG as they show their support for Team India in the semi-finals at the SCG. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Swami Army confident of India's win against Australia March 26, 2015

    Swami Army walk their way to the SCG and told CricketNext's deputy editor that India will beat Australia. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Swami Army missing Sachin Tendulkar on big day March 26, 2015

    Indian set of crazy cricket fans also known an Swami Army were seen holding 'Miss You Tendulkar' tee shirt ahead of the semi-final. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Swami Army singing, dancing to SCG March 26, 2015

    Swami Army on the open top bus singing and dancing on dhol tn their way to the Sydney Cricket Ground for India vs Australia semi-final. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Swami Army confident of India winning World Cup March 26, 2015

    CricketNext's deputy editor caught up with Swami Army who were in jubilant mood and was pretty confident that India will beat Australia and then beat New Zealand and win the World Cup. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: CricketNext shakes leg with Swami Army March 26, 2015

    CricketNext deputy editor Jaspreet Singh Sahni dances on dhol with the Swami Army before India's big semi-final clash against Australia at the SCG. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Big queue outside SCG as fans make their way to the ground March 26, 2015

    There was a big line outside the Sydney Cricket Ground as the fans were seen making their way to their respective stands. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: South Africa fans rooting for Australia win March 26, 2015

    CricketNext deputy editor caught up with few South African fans who are looking forward to good game of cricket and Australia beating India. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Souvenir shop outside Sydney Cricket Ground March 26, 2015

    Fans were seen buying souvenirs outside Sydney Cricket Ground as they make their way to ground to watch India vs Australia semi-finals. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: England fan switches loyalty to Team India for semis March 26, 2015

    CricketNext deputy editor caught up with an English fan who is supporting Team India against Australia after her team was out early in the World Cup. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Australian fan jeers Team India ahead of semis March 26, 2015

    Australian fan was seen booing Team India ahead of the World Cup semi-final match between India and Australia. ...
  • As it happened: India vs Australia, World Cup 2015, 2nd semi-final March 26, 2015

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. An undefeated India will face their biggest challenge of the World Cup when they take on co-hosts and four-time champions Australia in the latter's backyard at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG). There has been a lot of talk about the match...
  • Google paints Australia and India head-to-head in the latest Cricket World Cup semi-finals doodle March 26, 2015

    New Delhi: Google's latest Cricket World Cup doodle paints the Australia and India team who are pitched against each other for the semi-final scheduled today at 9 am IST. India and Australia are all set to re-visit their old rivalry at the Sydney Cricket Ground as one of them will go...
  • Cartoon of the day: India vs Australia World Cup Semi-finals March 25, 2015

    As defending champion India faces four-time champion Australia in ICC world cup semi-finals, here is what cartoonist Neelabh has to show. ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob March 25, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • World Cup: Sunil Gavaskar advises India to bat first and post a big total March 25, 2015

    Former captain Sunil Gavaskar tipped Australia as favourites to win thursday's high-voltage cricket World Cup semi-final against India but said Mahendra Singh Dhoni's side can beat the hosts if they bat first and put up a big total. "Australia are favourites because they have psychological advantage of having beaten India in...
  • World Cup 2015: Fans gear up for India-Australia thriller March 25, 2015

    Fans gear up to watch the India-Australia semi-final encounter at the Sydney Cricket Ground. ...
  • World Cup 2015: Heart wants India but will be tough to beat Aussies, says Anil Kumble March 25, 2015

    Former India leg-spinner thinks that the team that holds on to their nerves better will come out as the winner and winning the match is more important than winning verbal spat. ...
  • World Cup: Chris Harris turns anchor as Ponting, Srikkanth face off March 25, 2015

    Kris Srikkanth, Ricky Ponting sqaure off ahead of the big semi-final with Chris Harris as umpire. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Australia are likely contenders to meet New Zealand in the World Cup final March 25, 2015

    The India and Australia semi-final is going to be a close game. SCG is a great batting wicket. The team who wins toss should bat first. But chasing isn't a bad option either. Gone are the days when we used to go with the notion that in a big match...
  • World Cup: Australia still favourites to win against India, feels Ricky Ponting March 25, 2015

    Both the teams have match winners in their side and at the moment it is evenly poised with India having their noses slightly in front. ...
  • World Cup: Australia look visibly frazzled before the semi-final against India March 25, 2015

    Australia have not announced their playing eleven much before the match, which they usually do and look a side visibly frazzled leading upto the semi-finals against India. ...
  • World Cup: India should opt to bat in semis, says Kris Srikkanth March 25, 2015

    India will face Australia in the World Cup 2015 semi-final on Thursday at Sydney Cricket Ground. ...
  • World Cup: Pakistan unable to match level of top teams, says Misbah-ul-Haq March 25, 2015

    Lahore: Pakistan's recently retired One-Day International (ODI) captain Misbah-ul-Haq on Wednesday said his team failed to match the level of the top sides at the cricket World Cup, exiting the tournament in the quarter-finals. Pakistan won four games in Pool B to enter the quarters, where the 1992 Cup champions were...
  • World Cup: This Indian team has been outstanding, says Chris Harris March 25, 2015

    This is the biggest of all games and India are playing their best cricket at the moment, says former New Zealand allrounder Chris Harris. ...
  • World Cup: MS Dhoni, Glenn Maxwell most searched players ahead of the semi-final March 25, 2015

    Guwahati: Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Glenn Maxwell have emerged as the two most searched players of India and Australia ahead of their most-awaited semi-final clash tomorrow in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. According to study by global IT giant Google, the Indian skipper is leading the chart of most searches...
  • Shane Collins - an Aussie who took loan to support India at World Cup March 25, 2015

    It doesn't get better than this. Shane Collins is unemployed, he isn't sure what's the best profession for him; he isn't bothered either, maybe a groundskeeper, like those guys he was glued watching at the Sydney Cricket Ground nets - waiting for his team to arrive for practice. His Team...
  • Ball that hit Phillip Hughes has been destroyed by Cricket NSW March 25, 2015

    Sydney: Phillip Hughes' demise will haunt the cricket world for years and to get over the tragedy the New South Wales cricket association did something unique by destroying the ball that fatally struck the young Australian during a Sheffield Shield match at the SCG last year. The 25-year-old Hughes passed away...