Mumbai A vs England

  • Mumbai A-England XI: As it happened November 5, 2012

    England XI innings, day three England 149 for 2 in 52 overs: Players are shaking hands as match ends in a draw. Compton and Bell remain unbeaten on 64 and 27 respectively. Compton has played a fine knock of 64 and might pip Joe Root to the post for a place...
  • Got an idea about England attack: Pujara November 4, 2012

    Mumbai: Cheteshwar Pujara said he has got much needed measure of the England attack after batting for over four hours for India A in the warm up game on Sunday, ahead of the Test series starting on November 15. Pujara, who is certain to bat in the middle-order, scored a patient...
  • Mum A v Eng XI: Mumbai A reach 232 for 4 on Day 2 November 4, 2012

    Mumbai: Cheteshwar Pujara compiled a patient 87 and put the England bowlers to the grind along with Hiken Shah (84 batting) as Mumbai A reached 232 for 4 on day two of the tourists' warm-up game here on Sunday. Pujara, expected to be in the Indian team for the November 15-19...
  • Bairstow ton leads England XI to 338 for 6 November 3, 2012

    Mumbai: Wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow hit a resolute century and put on a 156-run partnership with Eoin Morgan to rescue England from a precarious position on the first day of their three-day warm-up game against Mumbai A here on Saturday. Bairstow (118) and Morgan (73) pulled England out of the woods by...
  • Mum A v Eng XI, Day 1: as it happened November 3, 2012

    England XI innings, day one England XI 338 for 6 in 84.1 overs That is stumps on day one. A solid fightback through Eoin Morgan (76), Jonny Bairstow (118) and Samit Patel (59*) after Mumbai A had the England XI at 66 for 4 at lunch. England's team management has a...
  • Cook, Prior likely to be rested for second warm-up November 2, 2012

    Mumbai: England skipper Alastair Cook is likely to miss team's second warm up game against Mumbai A, starting on Saturday as he may be rested along with wicket-keeper Matt Prior and spinner Graeme Swann. Stuart Broad will the lead the side if Cook does not play. Jonny Bairstow will keep wickets...
  • Focusing to spend some time at the crease: Yadav November 2, 2012

    Mumbai: After losing his wicket to impetuous shots last season, aggressive middle-order batsman Suryakumar Yadav is focusing on cutting out the frills a bit and occupying the crease more this season. "I used to play freely. Our coach and captain gave me full freedom to bat as I wanted. From last...
  • Mumbai 'A' face England in second warm-up November 2, 2012

    Mumbai: Special invitees Cheteshwar Pujara and Shikhar Dhawan would be the closely watched by the national selectors when Mumbai A take on the visiting England team in the tourists' second three-day warm-up game here from Saturday. Pujara, a prolific run-getter in domestic cricket and scorer of a ton in the opening...