INDIA VS AUSTRALIA

  • Pakistan, Bangladesh fans dial BCCI, sing 'mauka mauka' to mock India's World Cup exit 3 days ago

    Following India's semi-final exit from the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, fans from Pakistan and Bangladesh reportedly called the Borad of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) headquarters in Mumbai to make fun of the team's loss by singing lines of a popular TV commercial. According to a report in The...
  • World Cup: India put fielding on a pedestal, lionised bowling in their title defence 5 days ago

    Four and a half months Down Under, and although India did not have the best of starts, they finished the tour by making a statement. Leading up to the World Cup, hardly anybody gave India a chance to win the trophy but that is the beauty of this game where...
  • ICC World Cup 2015: India gave it back 5 days ago

    'India crash out of world cup', 'We gave it back', 'Dream shattered, World Cup fever ends'. These were some of the headlines that flashed as soon as India lost the semi-final match against Australia by 95 runs at the Sydney Cricket Ground. After a record 11-match winning streak in World Cups...
  • Media Fringe Binge @ Team India 5 days ago

    Cricket is our obsession. The question is are we mature and obsessed or immature and obsessed. I notice that the graph of maturity, of us obsessed Indians, has taken an upward curve in the last few years. Such, I regret pointing out, is not the case with much of the Indian media. The reaction...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob 6 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • World Cup: Senior Indian players have to deliver when it matters 6 days ago

    There is a lot of talk about pace and bounce when Australian pitches figure in discussions, and if one batsman used those attributes to his advantage on Thursday, it was Steven Smith. Smith has plundered runs right through the summer with, of course, a special liking towards the Indian attack. It...
  • News 360: Germanwings co-pilot wilfully crashed jetliner, says French prosecutor 6 days ago

    Just one of the two pilots of the Germanwings airliner that crashed in the French Alps was in the cockpit at the time it went down, a German state prosecutor said on Thursday. ...
  • World Cup 2015: Things that led to India's ouster 6 days ago

    India's dream run in the World Cup ended with a massive 95-run defeat in the semi-final against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Thursday. Mahendra Singh Dhoni's team was the defending champions and played like one till the Australia match where a clinical performance by Michael Clarke's brigade saw...
  • No Asian team in World Cup final for first time since 1987 6 days ago

    Sydney: Sunday's World Cup final between Australia and New Zealand will be the first title clash without an Asian team since 1987. The last final without an Asian challenger was played in 1987 when Australia beat England by seven runs at the Eden Gardens. From 1992 to 2011, either India, Sri Lanka...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Fans leave teary-eyed after India's loss against Australia 6 days ago

    Lot of Indian fans were extremely excited about India's semi-final clash against Australia but the Men in Blue's ouster has left them gutted. ...
  • Australia knock India out to set up date with New Zealand in World Cup final 6 days ago

    Australia went into the semi-finals with their noses slightly in front because of their unbeaten record in the semi-finals of the World Cup and they just about vindicated that documentation by getting the better off the defending champions India by 95 runs at the SCG to book their place in...
  • World Cup: Twitter goes berserk after Virat Kohli falters in tall chase 6 days ago

    Indian fans reacted in anger and dismay on social media after star batsman Virat Kohli was dismissed for 1 in his team's tall run chase of 329 against Australia in the second semi-final of the ICC Cricket World Cup on Thursday. Many of the ardent fans, who were expecting a special...
  • World Cup 2015: Fans cheer for Team India at SCG 6 days ago

    Indian fans including Swami Army are in confident mood ahead of the match between India vs Australia semi-final. ...
  • World Cup: CRPF personnel cheer for India in Srinagar 6 days ago

    CRPF personnel in Srinagar show their support for Team India in the semi-final against Australia. ...
  • Team India's families confident of win against Australia 6 days ago

    Mohammad Shami father said that the boys will do the job against Australia in the semis and will make it to the finals. ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob 1 week ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • World Cup 2015: Fans gear up for India-Australia thriller 1 week ago

    Fans gear up to watch the India-Australia semi-final encounter at the Sydney Cricket Ground. ...
  • World Cup 2015: Heart wants India but will be tough to beat Aussies, says Anil Kumble 1 week ago

    Former India leg-spinner thinks that the team that holds on to their nerves better will come out as the winner and winning the match is more important than winning verbal spat. ...
  • World Cup: Chris Harris turns anchor as Ponting, Srikkanth face off 1 week ago

    Kris Srikkanth, Ricky Ponting sqaure off ahead of the big semi-final with Chris Harris as umpire. ...
  • World Cup: India should opt to bat in semis, says Kris Srikkanth 1 week ago

    India will face Australia in the World Cup 2015 semi-final on Thursday at Sydney Cricket Ground. ...
  • Shane Collins - an Aussie who took loan to support India at World Cup 1 week ago

    It doesn't get better than this. Shane Collins is unemployed, he isn't sure what's the best profession for him; he isn't bothered either, maybe a groundskeeper, like those guys he was glued watching at the Sydney Cricket Ground nets - waiting for his team to arrive for practice. His Team...
  • ICC World Cup 2015: India's road to the semi-finals 1 week ago

    Undoubtedly, India have played like World Champions. After a dismal show in the Test series against Australia and the ODI tri-series, no one expected India will turn the tables like they have and that too on the biggest stage of all - the ICC World Cup. Players, who raised many...
  • World Cup 2015: Can India overcome Australia test in Sydney? 1 week ago

    CNN-IBN panel of experts Kris Srikkanth and Chris Harris discusses with fans what should be India's strategy against Australia in the semis. ...
  • India vs Australia, World Cup semi-final: The key battles and the top warriors of the two teams 1 week ago

    There will be no love lost when India and Australia face in the mouth-watering semi-final clash of the World Cup at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Thursday. From the Monkey-gate scandal of 2007 series between Andrew Symonds and Harbhajan Singh to Rohit Sharma and David Warner's on-field exchanges, the two rivals...
  • World Cup: Some interesting facts as India face Australia in semis March 24, 2015

    It is going to be a thriller at the Sydney Cricket Ground on March 26. Both India and Australia have played exceptional cricket in the World Cup. It is going to be a big game between both the teams. Here are some facts about India and Australia as they gear...
  • World Cup: India hoping for spin-friendly track, Australia for a green top at SCG March 24, 2015

    With Australia and India camps preparing hard for the semi-final on March 26, both teams are anxiously waiting to see what Sydney throws up for the epic clash on Thursday. The state of the Sydney Cricket Ground pitch could play a pivotal role in deciding which teams progresses to the...
  • Australia Tour Diary: 13 flying hours and Bollywood for Sydney Siders March 24, 2015

    In a matter of two weeks after the decision to fly Cricketnext to Australia, I was standing in front of the Visa officer at Sydney airport. "Here for cricket?" she asked flipping through the pages of my passport. "Yes, to take the World Cup with me," I replied. "Whoops! Have...
  • Mohammed Shami takes a break from training ahead of World Cup semis March 23, 2015

    India's leading fast bowler in the World Cup Mohammed Shami on Monday took a break from training session as part of the recovery process after bowling full tilt in the quarter-final match against Bangladesh in Melbourne last week. While there were some murmurs about the state of his knee, which has...
  • Airlines hike fares for Australia with India entering World Cup semis March 22, 2015

    New Delhi: With the defending champions India set to take on Australia in the second semi-final of the 2015 ICC World Cup at Sydney on Thursday, airlines have hiked their fares substantially for Down Under. The fares for Sydney and Melbourne have already shot up by 15-20 per cent in the...
  • As it happened: India vs Australia, World Cup warm-up February 8, 2015

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Brief Preview: India will have to recover quickly from the blow of losing pace spearhead Ishant Sharma even as the fitness of Rohit Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Ravindra Jadeja will be under spotlight as they take on hosts Australia in...