India 's A's

  • Manoj Tiwary, Manish Pandey script 70-run win for India A 3 days ago

    Darwin: Manoj Tiwary and Manish Pandey missed out on three-figure marks but their contrasting innings were enough to guide India 'A' to a comprehensive 70-run win over South Africa 'A' in the second match of the quadrangular series on Tuesday. Tiwary blazed his way to a 73-ball 93 while Manish Pandey...
  • India A lose to Australia A in first ODI despite Sanju's knock 5 days ago

    Darwin: Sanju Samson's valiant 81-run knock was overshadowed by Kane Richardson's five-wicket haul as India 'A' lost by 28 runs to Australia 'A' in the first one-day of a quadrangular series, which also features South Africa 'A' and a local National Performance Squad (NPS). Chasing 253 for a win in 50...
  • Second unofficial Test between Australia A and India A ends in a draw July 16, 2014

    Brisbane: Rain played spoilsport as the second and final four-day match between India A and Australia A ended in a draw on the fourth day at the Allan Border Field on Wednesday. Only 50 overs were possible on the final day before rain stopped play. An unbeaten century from Phillip Hughes...
  • Ojha strikes another ton, India A in the lead against Australia A July 15, 2014

    Brisbane: In-form Naman Ojha struck a brave ton while No. 10 batsman Umesh Yadav made 90 to not only pull India A out of trouble but also give the visitors a valuable lead after the third day's play against Australia A in the second unofficial Test at Allan Border Field,...
  • Ben Cutting, Chadd Sayers push India A on the backfoot July 14, 2014

    Brisbane: After a brave show on Day 1, India 'A' were pushed on the backfoot courtesy a fine fifty by Australia 'A' bastman Ben Cutting and a three-wicket haul by pacer Chadd Sayers on the second day of the final unofficial Test at Allan Border Field. Responding to 423 by Australia...
  • Mishra's spell puts India A on top against Australia A July 13, 2014

    Brisbane: Legspinner Amit Mishra bagged four wickets to spell trouble for the hosts as India A checked Australia A to 288 for 7 on the opening day of the second and final unofficial Test at the Allan Border Field here on Sunday. Electing to bat in the four-day game, the Aussies...
  • Nathan Lyon joins Australia A squad against India A July 10, 2014

    Melbourne: Off spinner Nathan Lyon has been added to the Australia A squad ahead of the second and final four-day match against India A, starting on Sunday in Brisbane. "Nathan has been added to the squad to give him the opportunity to play some First Class cricket in preparation for Australia's...
  • Ojha, Rayudu slam tons as India A draw four-day game against Australia A July 9, 2014

    Brisbane: Naman Ojha and Ambati Rayudu hit unbeaten centuries each to rescue India A to 285 for five in their second innings on the fourth and final day as the unofficial Test match against Australia A ended in a draw at Allan Border Field on Wednesday. After an unconquered double ton...
  • Record partnership rescues Australia A against India A on Day 3 July 8, 2014

    Brisbane: A record 371-run partnership between Mitchell Marsh and Sam Whiteman rescued Australia A from the brink of a collapse to 522/9 at stumps on Day 3 of their four-day match against India A at the Allan Border Field here on Tuesday. The Western Australia team-mates came together on Monday evening...
  • Naman Ojha puts India A in command Down Under July 7, 2014

    Brisbane: A splendid unbeaten double century from Naman Ojha put India A in a commanding position against Australia A on Day 2 of their first four-day match at the Allan Border Field here on Monday. Wicketkeeper-batsman Ojha guided his team to 475 for 9 declared with an innings of 219 not...
  • Tiwary, Ojha fine show take India A to 304/6 against Australia A July 6, 2014

    Brisbane: Captain Manoj Tiwary (83) and Naman Ojha (82 batting) hit aggressive half centuries to rescue India A from initial wobble and take them to a comfortable 304 for six on the opening day of the first four-day match against Australia A on Sunday. India A lost their three top batsmen...
  • Parvez Rasool pins hopes on India A's tour of Australia June 26, 2014

    Srinagar: Cricketer Parvez Rasool said the upcoming India A's tour of Australia is very important for him and he would try to put in his best efforts to secure a place in the senior side. "The Australia tour is very important for me. I am going to Australia with the A...
  • Virender Sehwag's pep talks helped me a lot: Sandeep Sharma June 27, 2014

    The Indian Premier League 2014 is done and dusted, but the glitzy T20 tournament has left a strong set of domestic cricketers poised for a bright future. One such sensation is Sandeep Sharma, who stood out with his wicket-taking abilities through the season. The uncapped Turk from Patiala finished with...
  • Tiwary, Uthappa named India A captains for Australia tour June 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Manoj Tiwary and Robin Uthappa have been named captains of India A's four-day and one day squads, which will leave for a month-long tour of Australia to compete in first-class as well as limited overs matches. While Tiwary will be skipper the side in the four day matches, Uthappa has...
  • India A squad for Australia tour to be picked today June 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Robin Uthappa and Manish Pandey, who had a stellar run at the Ranji Trophy this season, along with other fringe players are expected to find a berth in the India A squad which will be picked here on Wednesday for the tour of Australia in July-August. Uthappa, who excelled for...
  • James Faulkner to lead Australia A for 4-day series against India A June 6, 2014

    Melbourne: Australian all-rounder James Faulkner has been appointed as the 'A' team captain for the four-day series against India 'A' and South Africa 'A' in July and August, Cricket Australia confirmed Friday. Faulkner, who has been a part of IPL in 2011 (Pune Warriors), 2012 (Kings XI Punjab) and 2013 (Rajasthan...
  • India A to tour Australia in July-August April 11, 2014

    New Delhi: The Indian A team will tour Australia for two-four-day matches and a limited-over quadrangular cricket series from July 6 to August 2. The Indian A team will start their tour with two four-day games against Australia A at the Allan Border Field in Queensland before participating in the Quadrangular...
  • Zaheer Khan, Gautam Gambhir send selectors a timely reminder October 12, 2013

    The best and possibly the only way to get back into the national team is by performing well. Both Zaheer Khan and Gautam Gambhir did exactly that in the last four days, and it seems the work put in by the duo is paying off, with the two - along...
  • Zaheer's four-wicket haul help India A level series against WI A October 12, 2013

    Hubli: Out-of-favour Zaheer Khan sparked a sensational West Indies A collapse with a three-wicket burst as India A notched up an innings and 54 runs victory over the visitors in the third and final Test to level the three-match series here Saturday. The left-arm seamer bagged four for 59 as West...
  • As it happened: India A vs West Indies A, 3rd Test October 12, 2013

    West Indies A Second Innings (WI A started the final day at 116 for 3, still 180 runs behind, with Deonarine on 44* and Fudadin on 36*) 1:30 p.m. It's a brisk end to the match, with Zaheer Khan coming in to trigger a late-order collapse, beginning with the wicket of...
  • We will go for win against West Indies A, says Abhishek Nayar October 11, 2013

    Hubli: India A allrounder Abhishek Nayar on Friday expressed hope that they will be able to score a series-levelling win against the West Indies A on Saturday even as the wicket was not helpful for the bowlers. The hosts needed seven wickets for win on the final day tomorrow as...
  • Pujara cracks triple ton as India A close in on victory October 11, 2013

    Hubli: India A skipper Cheteshwar Pujara cracked his third triple ton in first-class cricket as India A rode on his brilliance to force West Indies A stare at an embarrassing defeat in the third unofficial Test on Friday. West Indies A trail the hosts by 180 runs with seven wickets remaining...
  • As it happened: India A vs West Indies A, Day 3 October 11, 2013

    West Indies A Second Innings: Stumps, Day 3: India A were on top at stumps on day 3 after West Indies A lost three wickets in their second innings. Earlier, India A, inspired by the triple century from Pujara, declared their innings at 564. West Indies A were 116 for 3...
  • 3rd unofficial Test: Pujara, Gambhir tons put India A ahead on Day 2 October 10, 2013

    Hubli: Out-of-favour opener Gautam Gambhir cracked his first century in more than two years as India A came up with a solid batting display to take firm control of the third unofficial 'Test' against the West Indies A on Thursday. Day two saw host batsmen dominating throughout as out-of-form skipper Cheteshwar...
  • 3rd unofficial Test, Day 2: As it happened October 10, 2013

    India A Second Innings (Day 2) (VA Jagadeesh (8*) and Gautam Gambhir (2*) resumed India A innings at 10 for no loss after the hosts bowled out West Indies A for 268.) 4:21 p.m: Cheteshwar Pujara bounced back to form with a century, while earlier Gautam Gambhir got out at 123. India...
  • Not giving easy boundaries helped us to restrict WI A: Abhishek Nayar October 9, 2013

    Hubli: Allrounder Abhishek Nayar, who led his team's bowling attack with a four-wicket haul, said not giving too many boundaries to the West Indies A batsmen helped India A restrict the visitors to 268 all out in their first innings of the third unofficial Test Series here Wednesday. "We had a...
  • 3rd Unofficial Test: India A bowl out West Indies A for 268 on Day 1 October 9, 2013

    Hubli: On a day of fluctuating fortunes, West Indies A batted brilliantly in first two sessions before India A bowlers fought back strongly in the last session of the first day's play to share the honours in the third unofficial Test at the KSCA Stadium on Wednesday. Put in to bat,...
  • As it happened: India A vs West Indies A, 3rd Unofficial Test, Day 1 October 9, 2013

    India A innings: End of over 5, India A 10 for 0: India A reached 10 for 0 at stumps on day 1, with Gautam Gambhir and VA Jagadeesh safely negotiating the five-over period. West Indies A, 1st innings: End of over 77.4, WI A all out for 268: Abhishek Nayar claimed...
  • Sehwag, Gambhir face litmus test in a must-win game for India A October 8, 2013

    Hubli: It will be a litmus test for the out-of-favour batsmen - Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir - as India A need nothing less than a victory to level the three-match series when they take on West Indies A in their third and final unofficial 'Test', starting here on Wednesday. Having...
  • India A vs WI A: 2nd unofficial Test ends in a draw, WI A lead series 1-0 October 5, 2013

    Shimoga: Opener Kraigg Brathwaite smashed a brilliant century while Narasingh Deonaraine cracked a flamboyant 93 as the second unofficial Test between India A and West Indies A ended in a tame draw on Saturday. In reply to West Indies A's 406 in the first innings, India A were all out for...