ROHIT SHARMA

  • World Cup: Bangladeshi fans continue their protest over Rohit Sharma no-ball 2 days ago

    A day ahead of the big final between Australia and New Zealand, the Bangladeshi fans are still furious after a controversial decision by umpire Aleem Dar ruled Rohit Sharma not out in the quarter-final clash between India and Bangladesh. The Bangladeshi fans refuse to accept the defeat and have taken extraordinary...
  • World Cup: After controversy, ICC removes the Rohit Sharma no-ball from its website 2 days ago

    In an extraordinary twist to Rohit Sharma's no ball controversy, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has removed the record of no-ball from its hawk eye and ball by ball trajectory from their official website. ICC website has a ball by ball trajectory view for every World Cup match. On the website...
  • Head held high, India's ouster from World Cup just a bad day 3 days ago

    This was always on the cards as not every day you will get things going your way. There comes a time when you need somebody to stick his neck out and fight it through but sports can be cruel in that regard as no matter how hard you try to...
  • World Cup 2015: Team India's studs and duds of the tournament 3 days ago

    MS Dhoni's men were knocked out of the World Cup 2015 by Australia in the semi-final on Thursday following a 95-run defeat. Despite the loss, India can hold their heads high after a spirited showing in the campaign. Before the World Cup began, everyone had written India off. Even a...
  • World Cup 2015: Spin or seam? India confident of passing Australia test in Sydney 5 days ago

    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...
  • World Cup 2015: Pacers, top order can help India beat Australia 5 days ago

    India and Australia are no strangers to each other. They have done several memorable battles in big competitions, and are coming off an intense four-Test series that seems such a long time back but actually ended a little over two-and-a-half months back. Most of the personnel in the ODI squads...
  • World Cup 2015: Mitchell Johnson vows to sledge Team India 6 days ago

    Fast bowler Mitchell Johnson says he is considering taking on the role of Australia's Sledger-in-Chief for Thursday's World Cup semi-final against India at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Outspoken opener David Warner has been on his best behaviour at the World Cup after getting into hot water over a series of spats...
  • World Cup Exclusive: India hold upper hand over Australia in semis 1 week ago

    (Former India wicketkeeper and selector Kiran More, IBN World Cup Cricket Expert, is contributing exclusively for Cricketnext. Catch him Live in pre- and post-match shows throughout the ICC World Cup 2015 only on CNN-IBN and IBN7) It is going to be a thriller at the Sydney Cricket Ground on March 26....
  • World Cup: Rohit Sharma reminds Ian Chappell of Aravinda de Silva March 22, 2015

    Sydney: Former Australia skipper Ian Chappell on Sunday said that Indian Rohit Sharma's match-winning innings of 137 against Bangladesh in the cricket World Cup quarter-final reminded him of Sri Lankan batting great Aravinda de Silva. "Throughout his excellent innings, I was reminded of the discipline displayed by Aravinda de Silva in...
  • World Cup: Rohit Sharma at his subliminal best is a sight for the gods March 22, 2015

    Sydney: Martin Crowe has called him a beautiful player. Mahendra Singh Dhoni has said his was a talent wasted at No. 6 in the one-day international set-up. But no one in Indian cricket has polarised opinion more than Rohit Sharma. When Rohit is at his subliminal best, sliding back in his...
  • World Cup is a prestigious stage for me: Rohit Sharma March 20, 2015

    Refusing to rate his match-winning ton against Bangladesh in the quarter-final, Indian opener Rohit Sharma said the ongoing cricket World Cup campaign is a very prestigious stage and he wants to make the most of it. Opener Rohit's calculated 137 off 126 deliveries helped India outplay Bangladesh by 109 runs to...
  • World Cup: ICC President threatens to quit alleging foul play in India-Bangladesh QF March 20, 2015

    ICC President Mustafa Kamal has threatened to quit his post alleging foul play in the second quarterfinal of the ongoing World Cup between India and Bangladesh that the defending champions and involved a controversial no-ball decision, which gave a life-line to centurion Rohit Sharma. "From what I have seen, the umpiring...
  • World Cup: Bangladesh Cricket Board to take up Rohit 'no-ball' with ICC March 20, 2015

    Melbourne: Outraged by the umpiring in Bangladesh's World Cup quarter-final loss to India, the country's Cricket Board is all set to lodge a protest in the ICC and has got the backing of the governing body's President AHM Mustafa Kamal, who said the on-field officiating was "very poor". Bangladesh were handed...
  • Watch: India enter semis after beating Bangladesh, ICC World Cup, Day 31 highlights March 20, 2015

    Rohit Sharma slammed a brilliant 126-ball 137 and Umesh Yadav took a four-for to help India thrash Bangladesh by a convincing margin of 109 runs and book their place in the semis of the cricket World Cup 2015. ...
  • Breaking Toons: India beat Bangladesh to reach World Cup semis March 19, 2015

    Rohit Sharma slammed a brilliant 126-ball 137 and Umesh Yadav took a four-for to help India thrash Bangladesh by a convincing margin of 109 runs and book their place in the semis of the cricket World Cup 2015. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Winning is a habit and India have it, says Chris Harris March 19, 2015

    Legendary New Zealand allrounder Harris praised Rohit Sharma's effortless ton that led India to a 109-run win over Bangladesh and helped them sail into WC semis. ...
  • Sachin Tendulkar lauds India's win against Bangladesh in World Cup quarters March 19, 2015

    Congratulatory messages poured in from all corners as former cricket stars took to social media to applaud India's resounding win against Bangladesh in the World Cup quarter-finals on Thursday. Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar expressed his happiness over the way Dhoni's side outplayed Bangladesh in all the departments. Praising Rohit Sharma's...
  • World Cup: Bangladesh fans cry foul, feel umpires biased towards India March 19, 2015

    Dhaka: Hundreds of Bangladesh cricket supporters on Thursday burnt an effigy of Pakistani cricket umpire Aleem Dar and marched in the capital Dhaka after the country was knocked out of the World Cup. They chanted "Shame, Shame. No to ICC conspiracy," as they shouted slogans against the umpires and the International...
  • World Cup 2015: Are India susceptible if they lose early wickets? March 19, 2015

    Batting first, India lost early wickets but Rohit Sharma played a sensible 137-run knock to take India 302/6 in 50 overs. ...
  • India beat Bangladesh to storm into World Cup semis March 19, 2015

    Rohit Sharma scored his maiden World Cup ton as India registered a comprehensive 109-run win over Bangladesh at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. ...
  • Rohit Sharma joins India's World Cup party March 19, 2015

    Melbourne: Rohit Sharma took his time joining the World Cup party but arrived in style on Thursday, rocking the Melbourne Cricket Ground with a match-winning century to sink Bangladesh and send reigning champions India charging into the semi-finals. The opening batsman's crisp 137 off 126 balls at the iconic stadium set...
  • World Cup 2015: Dhoni praises India for turning things around March 19, 2015

    India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni praised his team-mates for the way they have quickly pulled themselves out of a form slump to reach the semi-finals of the World Cup. The defending champions were struggling just over a month ago but have now won seven matches in a row, thrashing Bangladesh by...
  • Twitter explodes as India enter World Cup 2015 semi-finals March 19, 2015

    Rohit Sharma stroked an authoritative century and Umesh Yadav claimed four wickets to help defending champion India advance to the World Cup semi-finals with a 109-run win over Bangladesh on Thursday. Rohit scored 137 off just 126 balls with 14 boundaries and three sixes, sharing a 122 -run fourth-wicket partnership with...
  • India's World Cup defence enters semi-finals, Bangladesh out March 19, 2015

    Melbourne: Rohit Sharma slammed a brilliant 126-ball 137 and Umesh Yadav took a four-for to help India thrash Bangladesh by a convincing margin of 109 runs and book their place in the semis of the cricket World Cup 2015. A matured Rohit smashed an authoritative century to help India recover from...
  • World Cup 2015: Happy to make it count in a quarter-final, says Rohit March 19, 2015

    Rohit Sharma's seventh one-day International (ODI) century helped India post 302 for 6 in the World Cup 2015 quarter-final against Bangladesh at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG). Rohit was at his very best as he began the innings with a drive through extra-cover for a four off the very first...
  • Kings of Cricket: Rohit Sharma ton powers India to 302 against Bangladesh March 19, 2015

    Rohit Sharma's seventh One-Day International (ODI) century helped India post 302 for 6 in the World Cup 2015 quarter-final against Bangladesh at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG). ...
  • World Cup: Is Rohit Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja's form a lack of concern? March 16, 2015

    With India entering the knockout stage of the cricket World Cup, the team would expect a lot from opener Rohit and allrounder Jadeja who have so far failed to maintain the consistency. ...