DAY 2

  • 4th Ashes Test: Pacers give England honours on Day 2 December 27, 2013

    Melbourne: England strangled Australia's batting to seize control of the fourth Ashes Test on a lowscoring second day at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Friday. The beleaguered tourists, with the Ashes already lost, boosted their chances of averting a 50 series clean sweep with a rare rewarding day in the...
  • As it happened: Australia vs England, 4th Test Day 2 December 27, 2013

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Kevin Pietersen played a cautious outofcharacter innings and lived a charmed life as English wickets clattered around him on day one of the deadrubber fourth Ashes Test against Australia. Pietersen, under fire for his unproductive batting in England's troubled series,...
  • Tendulkar looked positive in his final knock November 15, 2013

    Coming out to bat on his overnight score of 38 on Day 2, Sachin Tendulkar fell 26 runs short of his century as he got out for 74. ...
  • As it happened: India vs West Indies, 1st Test, Day 2 November 7, 2013

    Day 1 roundup: West Indies were at one stage looking good, reaching 106 for 2 at lunch, but Shami's afternoon burst deflated the visitors who were then bowled out for 234 shortly after tea. The inexperienced newball attack of West Indies didn't trouble the Indian openers Shikhar Dhwan (21*) and Murali...
  • Ranji Trophy: Aparajith, Choudhary crack double tons on day two October 28, 2013

    Indore: Opener Satyam Choudhary scored an unbeaten 239 to put Madhya Pradesh in command as they posted a mammoth 510 for 6 declared in their first innings against Railways on day two of a Group B Ranji Trophy match here on Monday. Madhya Pradesh then came back to take one wicket...
  • 2nd Test: Shakib strikes to keep NZ in check on another rainy day October 22, 2013

    Mirpur: Shakib Al Hasan claimed three wickets to restrict New Zealand to 107 for 3 in reply to Bangladesh's 282 on a raininterrupted second day of the second Test on Tuesday. Tea was enforced 26 minutes earlier than scheduled after rain thwarted play. The rain never relented and play was suspended...
  • Ranji Trophy Group A, Round 6, Day 2: Jadeja puts Saurashtra in command December 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Ravindra Jadeja scored his second fifty of the match as Saurashtra gained the upper hand against Bengal on day two of the Ranji Trophy Round 6 encounter at Rajkot on Sunday. Jadeja, who earlier in the day was called up by the Indian selectors for the fourth and last...
  • Cook praises Pakistan bowlers after fightback January 27, 2012

    Abu Dhabi: Opener Alastair Cook praised Pakistan's fightback, which saw them grab four wickets in the last 30 minutes in the second Test here on Thursday, but still believes England have not thrown away the advantage. England were comfortably sitting on 1661 with Cook (94) and Jonathan Trott (74) closing in...
  • Ganguly blasts 'ordinary' Indian batting January 26, 2012

    Adelaide: Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly has blasted the Indian team for putting up an ordinary batting display on a lifeless track at the Adelaide Oval in the fourth and the final Test against Australia on Thursday. Ganguly was baffled by the abject surrender of the Indian batsmen who, barring Virat...
  • Albeit briefly, bowlers earn India respect January 14, 2012

    Let's just skip the part where India's top order again subsided. I think we've addressed that enough over the course of three Tests. Let's try and sift through the wreckage and find some positives. With the ball, this was a day of progress for India. In taking ten wickets for...
  • 3rd Test: India on the brink of another loss January 14, 2012

    Perth: India are once again staring down the barrel after another abject display by the batsmen on day two of the third Test. Tottering at 88 for 4 in their second innings at the WACA the visitors are on the verge of a 30 deficit in the series. Rahul Dravid...
  • CBI traces 2G trail: Raja parked money abroad? February 4, 2011

    New Delhi: The questioning of arrested former telecom minister A Raja by the CBI continued for the second day on Friday. The interrogated A Raja, his aide RK Chandolia and former telecom secretary Siddharth Behuria jointly. The former minister chose to remain silent and refused to acknowledge that he conspired to rob...
  • All eyes on Satyam, day two brings no end to nightmare January 9, 2009

    Hyderabad: It was day two of the Satyam Saga and things had not improved much. "We will maintain transparency," promised Satyam governing members, barely 36 hours after corporate India got its worst shocker. They swore that they were not party to the scam and were even unaware that such a thing was...