INDIA A VS ENGLAND

  • J&K's Rassol was hopeful of India 'A' cut January 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Promising allrounder from Jammu and Kashmir, Parvez Rassol was on Wednesday rewarded for his brilliant performance in this season's Ranji Trophy after he was named in the 14member India A squad for the practice game against England here on January 6. Rassol finished on top of both batting and...
  • Ind AEng XI warmup: As it happened November 1, 2012

    India A Innings (day three) India A 124 for 4 in 40 overs: Match drawn. Suresh Raina remained not out at 19. But Yuvraj has won the battle within with his half century backed by a fivewicket haul. Manoj Tiwary too hasn't done much harm to his chances with his 93....
  • Suresh Raina defends team selection October 31, 2012

    Mumbai: India A skipper Suresh Raina on Wednesday defended the composition of his team which has no frontline spinner, saying he and Yuvraj Singh bowled well against England in the warmup game. "We bowled really well, (Ashok) Dinda, myself and Yuvraj (Singh). Me and Yuvraj bowled 40 overs and got two...
  • Ind AEng XI warmup: Cook ton takes England to 286/4 October 31, 2012

    Mumbai: Alastair Cook became the first touring England captain to hit a century in a preTest series warmup since Graham Gooch in 199293, as the England XI hit back from a middleorder collapse on day two at the Brabourne Stadium. Cook was given a life on 87 when wicketkeeper...
  • Injured Finn to miss last two days of warmup tie October 31, 2012

    Mumbai: England fast bowler Steve Finn has been ruled out of the remainder of their opening tour game against India A because of the thigh injury he sustained on the first day. "Steve Finn has been ruled out of remainder of the threeday game with right thigh strain. He will...
  • Manoj Tiwary knocks at the Test door October 31, 2012

    The Bengal batsman scored 93 for India A on day one of the threeday warmup tie against England XI. ...
  • India A coach happy with workout on Day 1 October 31, 2012

    "Happy with the way Yuvraj Singh and Manoj Tiwary batted," said Lalchand Rajput after Day 1 of the warmup tie against England XI. ...
  • Ind AEng XI warmup, day 2: As it happened October 31, 2012

    England XI 265 for 4 after 78 overs: Alastair Cook begins the Indian tour with a sparkling hundred that has helped England XI to claw their way back after they were reduced to 133 for 4. Samit Patel too played a brilliant knock as the two shared an unbroken stand...
  • Tiwary's 93 takes India A to 369 for 9 October 30, 2012

    Mumbai: Manoj Tiwary made an impressive 93 and Irfan Pathan contributed with 46 as India A posted 369 for 9 at stumps on day one of their warmup game against the visiting England in Mumbai on Tuesday. For England, Tim Bresnan and Graeme Swann took three wickets each but the...
  • India A vs Eng: Test spots on offer for hopefuls October 29, 2012

    From India's perspective, the threeday practice match between the touring England team and India A at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai starting October 30 holds plenty of significance. In particular, there are a few players in the India A squad for whom this match could influence their Test careers. Heres...