India Beat Australia

  • All-round India warm up with 243-run win over Australia June 4, 2013

    Cardiff: India hammered Australia by 243 runs in a Champions Trophy warm-up match after skittling out the defending champions for just 65 here on Tuesday. Umesh Yadav, who joined the squad late following his recent marriage, took the first five wickets to fall in a stunning return of 5 for...
  • We felt the pressure chasing 133, admits Dhoni March 18, 2013

    Mohali: Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Monday showed nerves of steel while guiding India to a nail-biting six-wicket win over Australia in the third Test, but the India skipper said his team was under a "bit of pressure" despite chasing a small total for a series-clinching victory here. "With one batsman less...
  • This win is not about revenge, MS Dhoni insists March 18, 2013

    Mohali: India recorded a historic series-winning seven-wicket victory in Mohali on Sunday when they overcame a slight finishing stutter to reach home by six wickets to take a 3-0 lead against Australia, thereby answering back in style to their 4-0 whitewash in Australia last year. But skipper MS Dhoni says...
  • Pujara-Vijay stand set up the win, says Dhoni March 5, 2013

    Hyderabad: After decimating Australia by an innings and 135 runs in the second Test at Hyderabad, India skipper MS Dhoni lavished praise on Cheteshwar Pujara and Murali Vijay for setting up the team's victory by compiling a record-breaking 370-run partnership for the second wicket. India needed just the morning session...
  • 1st Test: Eight-wicket win gives India the series lead February 26, 2013

    Chennai: It took India nine overs to snap an obdurate last-wicket Australian stand, and 11.3 to achieve the 50 runs needed to claim a series lead. Australia came out on Sunday with a lead of 40 but were only able to nine to that before the No. 11 Nathan Lyon...
  • Unmukt could feel WC in hands 3 days ago August 26, 2012

    New Delhi: "I can feel the Cup in my hands" - this was Unmukt Chand's BBM status 72 hours before he led India to their third Under-19 cricket World Cup trophy in Townsville, Australia on Sunday. Chand smashed an unbeaten 111 as India chased down a challenging 226-run target against defending...
  • Unmukt is ready for senior team: Akram August 26, 2012

    Townsville (Australia): Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram on Sunday lavished praise on India U-19 skipper Unmukt Chand for guiding his team to its third World Cup title here on Sunday and said the opener is ready to play for the senior side. Describing Chand's unbeaten 111-run knock as the best innings...