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 14-member India A squad for the practice game against England here on January 6. Rassol finished on top of both batting and...
  • Ind A-Eng XI warm-up: 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 five-wicket 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 front-line spinner, saying he and Yuvraj Singh bowled well against England in the warm-up game. "We bowled really well, (Ashok) Dinda, myself and Yuvraj (Singh). Me and Yuvraj bowled 40 overs and got two...
  • Ind A-Eng XI warm-up: 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 pre-Test series warm-up since Graham Gooch in 1992-93, as the England XI hit back from a middle-order 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 warm-up 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 three-day 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 three-day warm-up 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 warm-up tie against England XI. ...
  • Ind A-Eng XI warm-up, 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 warm-up 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 three-day 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. Here’s...