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  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob 6 hours 58 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • World Cup: Senior Indian players have to deliver when it matters 7 hours 44 minutes ago

    There is a lot of talk about pace and bounce when Australian pitches figure in discussions, and if one batsman used those attributes to his advantage on Thursday, it was Steven Smith. Smith has plundered runs right through the summer with, of course, a special liking towards the Indian attack. It...
  • ICC World Cup: Why is beating Australia so tough for India? 7 hours 47 minutes ago

    India were knocked out of the World Cup 2015 after Australia defeated them by 95 runs. ...
  • News 360: Germanwings co-pilot wilfully crashed jetliner, says French prosecutor 7 hours 53 minutes ago

    Just one of the two pilots of the Germanwings airliner that crashed in the French Alps was in the cockpit at the time it went down, a German state prosecutor said on Thursday. ...
  • MS Dhoni calls for changes in ODI playing conditions 8 hours 3 minutes ago

    Sydney: Indian captain MS Dhoni on Thursday advocated changes in playing conditions governing one-day games, saying too many boundaries can cause boredom and the 50-over matches should not become like T20 outings. "It's my personal opinion, I would like them to change. In the history of cricket we have not seen...
  • ICC World Cup: Australian media criticises lack of fight from Indians 8 hours 17 minutes ago

    Sydney: Australian media were critical of lack of fight from Indian batsmen while praising their national team for a strong performance in their emphatic 95-run run victory to storm into the final of the cricket World Cup on Thursday. Chasing a stiff target of 329, India were all out for 233...
  • World Cup 2015: Things that led to India's ouster 8 hours 58 minutes ago

    India's dream run in the World Cup ended with a massive 95-run defeat in the semi-final against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Thursday. Mahendra Singh Dhoni's team was the defending champions and played like one till the Australia match where a clinical performance by Michael Clarke's brigade saw...
  • Meek surrender by Team India, Australia to meet New Zealand in World Cup final 10 hours 26 minutes ago

    Michael Clarke's Australian side ended India's reign as World Cup champions with a 95-run victory to seal their berth in the finals. ...
  • World Cup 2015: India succumbed under the pressure, says Sunil Gavaskar 10 hours 45 minutes ago

    Sydney: Dejected with Indian batsmen's poor shot selection in their 329-run chase, former skipper Sunil Gavaskar said that the pressure of the cricket World Cup semi-final got to the team as it was outplayed by Australia on Thursday. Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni's run-a-ball 65 stood tall amid a disappointing show as...
  • World Cup: Pressure of run-chase was too much for India, says Dhoni 11 hours 12 minutes ago

    Sydney: The pressure was just too much for India in the end. They put a spirited defence of their World Cup title but chasing more than 300 to beat Australia in Thursday's semi-final was a task even beyond them. Mahendra Singh Dhoni, India's inspiring captain who led his country to an...
  • Virat Kohli needs to walk the talk after failing in the World Cup 11 hours 41 minutes ago

    "We are going to go all out and there is no doubt about that. We are not going to leave anything in the tank in these games," a confident Virat Kohli had said before India's semi-final against Australia at Sydney, which was certainly the most important game of the World...
  • World Cup 2015: No plans to retire yet, says MS Dhoni 12 hours 14 minutes ago

    Sydney: Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni made no excuses for India's 95-run loss to Australia in the cricket World Cup semi-finals but said the fast bowlers could have done "slightly better" and Shikhar Dhawan should not have attempted a big shot when they were going smoothly. India's 11-match winning streak over two...
  • World Cup: Mixed twitter reactions on India's defeat against Australia 12 hours 56 minutes ago

    India were knocked out of the World Cup 2015 after Australia defeated them by 95 runs in the second semi-final at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Thursday. After winning seven matches on the trot, India's quest for a second successive World Cup title was finally ended as Australians outplayed MS...
  • Australia knock India out to set up date with New Zealand in World Cup final 13 hours 31 minutes ago

    Australia went into the semi-finals with their noses slightly in front because of their unbeaten record in the semi-finals of the World Cup and they just about vindicated that documentation by getting the better off the defending champions India by 95 runs at the SCG to book their place in...
  • ICC World Cup: Keep calm till Dhoni is there, say Indian fans 14 hours 15 minutes ago

    Indian fans cheer for team India, feels Dhoni can win the game for his team. ...
  • World Cup: Chris Harris believes Dhoni will win the match for India 14 hours 28 minutes ago

    India lost the top-order in quick succession as Australia kept chipping away at the wickets with Dhawan, Rohit, Kohli and Raina back in the hut. ...
  • ICC World Cup: India's batting relies on the top five, says Brad Hogg 17 hours 45 minutes ago

    "India look like they have become accustomed to the conditions in Australia," says Brad Hogg. ...
  • World Cup 2015: MS Dhoni's hometown prays for India's win 17 hours 50 minutes ago

    MS Dhoni's hometown have also made special sweets on the name of Team India's players. ...
  • As it happened: India vs Australia, World Cup 2015, 2nd semi-final 22 hours 18 minutes ago

    (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...
  • World Cup 2015: Heart wants India but will be tough to beat Aussies, says Anil Kumble Yesterday

    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. ...
  • India, Australia fight for a spot in World Cup final to take on New Zealand Yesterday

    The Sydney Cricket Ground over the years has witnessed many milestones and nail-biters that reverberate on every corner of the stadium once you enter the arena. Situated in the east, Moore Park has been a spectator to many a heart-breaks and Thursday's match will add to the long list of...
  • World Cup 2015: What India need to do to beat Australia in the semi-final Yesterday

    The four semifinalists for World Cup 2015 were no surprise and most of us would have got our predictions right. India's entry into the top four was also expected, but what was striking was the way they have dominated and won their matches so far in the tournament. After failing...
  • ICC World Cup 2015: India's road to the semi-finals Yesterday

    Undoubtedly, India have played like World Champions. After a dismal show in the Test series against Australia and the ODI tri-series, no one expected India will turn the tables like they have and that too on the biggest stage of all - the ICC World Cup. Players, who raised many...
  • World Cup 2015: Spin or seam? India confident of passing Australia test in Sydney Yesterday

    Sydney: After registering seven consecutive wins, including the quarter-final clash against Bangladesh, India will go into Thursday's World Cup semi-final against Australia in Sydney confident of success irrespective of whether the wicket took turn or assisted fast bowlers. The wear and tear at the end of a long season was evident...
  • India vs Australia, World Cup semi-final: The key battles and the top warriors of the two teams Yesterday

    There will be no love lost when India and Australia face in the mouth-watering semi-final clash of the World Cup at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Thursday. From the Monkey-gate scandal of 2007 series between Andrew Symonds and Harbhajan Singh to Rohit Sharma and David Warner's on-field exchanges, the two rivals...
  • World Cup 2015: Australia, India know each other very well Yesterday

    You would have to say that the intensity in the knockout stage of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 went to a new level. This is what you would expect in a World Cup, and it was great to watch the players take on the pressure. For Australia, they hadn't...
  • World Cup 2015: Why India can beat Australia in the semi-finals Yesterday

    Defending champions India are high on confidence ahead of their semi-final clash against co-host Australia. With seven back-to-back wins in World Cup 2015 so far the momentum is surely with the Men in Blue and MS Dhoni's men will be going into the match with aim of taming Australia in...
  • World Cup: Some interesting facts as India face Australia in semis 2 days ago

    It is going to be a thriller at the Sydney Cricket Ground on March 26. Both India and Australia have played exceptional cricket in the World Cup. It is going to be a big game between both the teams. Here are some facts about India and Australia as they gear...