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  • Jagmohan Dalmiya lauds Team India's 'outstanding' World Cup performance 33 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The disappointment of a semi-final exit notwithstanding, BCCI President Jagmohan Dalmiya on Friday congratulated the Indian cricket team for its "stupendous" World Cup performance, saying that Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men put up an outstanding show. India, the defending champions, were knocked out of the World Cup following a 95-run...
  • Team India should be proud of their World Cup campaign 2 hours 43 minutes ago

    Sydney: Back in 2003, India's World Cup campaign consisted of eight straight wins bookended by crushing defeats to Australia, one of them in the final at The Wanderers. Almost exactly 12 years on, India's hitherto blemish-free tournament came to a juddering halt against the men in gold and green. This...
  • Gloom shrouds India after World Cup exit 4 hours 28 minutes ago

    Sydney/New Delhi: A pall of gloom descended on the Indian dressing room after the team's campaign in the World Cup came to an agonising end on Thursday, and the pain of losing the semi-finals engulfed the entire cricket-crazy nation that was left grief-stricken. Disappointment was writ large on the faces of...
  • ICC World Cup: Why is beating Australia so tough for India? 14 hours 55 minutes ago

    India were knocked out of the World Cup 2015 after Australia defeated them by 95 runs. ...
  • World Cup: We lost half the match after losing toss, says Ajit Wadekar 17 hours 21 minutes ago

    Mumbai: India were let down by their pace bowlers and losing the toss was a big blow to the defending champions, who went down tamely to Australia in the semi-final of the Cricket World Cup today, said former captain Ajit Wadekar. "We lost half the game at the toss itself as...
  • World Cup: Unfair to blame Anushka for Kohli's poor form, says Ganguly 17 hours 42 minutes ago

    Sydney: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly today lashed out at people who attacked Anushka Sharma for Virat Kohli's failure with the bat in the cricket World Cup semifinal against Australia, saying that it showed their immaturity. After actress Anushka was attacked by the twitterati, Ganguly said it's sad to see the...
  • World Cup 2015: India succumbed under the pressure, says Sunil Gavaskar 17 hours 53 minutes ago

    Sydney: Dejected with Indian batsmen's poor shot selection in their 329-run chase, former skipper Sunil Gavaskar said that the pressure of the cricket World Cup semi-final got to the team as it was outplayed by Australia on Thursday. Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni's run-a-ball 65 stood tall amid a disappointing show as...
  • World Cup: When Indian cheers gave way to shell shocked silence 17 hours 55 minutes ago

    Sydney: The large number of Indian cricket fans, who turned up at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG), were left shell shocked after the defending champions meekly surrendered to Australia in the high-voltage World Cup semi-final on Thursday. Australia knocked Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his men out of the World Cup to...
  • World Cup: Pressure of run-chase was too much for India, says Dhoni 18 hours 20 minutes ago

    Sydney: The pressure was just too much for India in the end. They put a spirited defence of their World Cup title but chasing more than 300 to beat Australia in Thursday's semi-final was a task even beyond them. Mahendra Singh Dhoni, India's inspiring captain who led his country to an...
  • Virat Kohli needs to walk the talk after failing in the World Cup 18 hours 49 minutes ago

    "We are going to go all out and there is no doubt about that. We are not going to leave anything in the tank in these games," a confident Virat Kohli had said before India's semi-final against Australia at Sydney, which was certainly the most important game of the World...
  • World Cup: Steve Smith's golden summer keeps on getting better 19 hours 37 minutes ago

    Sydney: Steve Smith's golden summer just keeps on getting better. Australia's new run-scoring machine just can't seem to do any wrong and now he's off to the World Cup final. Smith has been piling on the runs and breaking records all summer long. And on Thursday, in one of the biggest...
  • World Cup Exclusive: India fans cheer for India hours ahead of semi-final Yesterday

    Indian fans were dancing and shouting as they make their way to the SCG for India vs Australia semi-final. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Unofficial BCCI show their support to India at SCG Yesterday

    Bakersfield Cricket Club of Indians from California were at the SCG as they show their support for Team India in the semi-finals at the SCG. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Swami Army confident of India's win against Australia Yesterday

    Swami Army walk their way to the SCG and told CricketNext's deputy editor that India will beat Australia. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Swami Army missing Sachin Tendulkar on big day Yesterday

    Indian set of crazy cricket fans also known an Swami Army were seen holding 'Miss You Tendulkar' tee shirt ahead of the semi-final. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Swami Army singing, dancing to SCG Yesterday

    Swami Army on the open top bus singing and dancing on dhol tn their way to the Sydney Cricket Ground for India vs Australia semi-final. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Swami Army confident of India winning World Cup Yesterday

    CricketNext's deputy editor caught up with Swami Army who were in jubilant mood and was pretty confident that India will beat Australia and then beat New Zealand and win the World Cup. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: CricketNext shakes leg with Swami Army Yesterday

    CricketNext deputy editor Jaspreet Singh Sahni dances on dhol with the Swami Army before India's big semi-final clash against Australia at the SCG. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Big queue outside SCG as fans make their way to the ground Yesterday

    There was a big line outside the Sydney Cricket Ground as the fans were seen making their way to their respective stands. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: South Africa fans rooting for Australia win Yesterday

    CricketNext deputy editor caught up with few South African fans who are looking forward to good game of cricket and Australia beating India. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Australian fan jeers Team India ahead of semis Yesterday

    Australian fan was seen booing Team India ahead of the World Cup semi-final match between India and Australia. ...
  • As it happened: India vs Australia, World Cup 2015, 2nd semi-final Yesterday

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. An undefeated India will face their biggest challenge of the World Cup when they take on co-hosts and four-time champions Australia in the latter's backyard at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG). There has been a lot of talk about the match...
  • World Cup: Sunil Gavaskar advises India to bat first and post a big total Yesterday

    Former captain Sunil Gavaskar tipped Australia as favourites to win thursday's high-voltage cricket World Cup semi-final against India but said Mahendra Singh Dhoni's side can beat the hosts if they bat first and put up a big total. "Australia are favourites because they have psychological advantage of having beaten India in...
  • World Cup 2015: Fans gear up for India-Australia thriller Yesterday

    Fans gear up to watch the India-Australia semi-final encounter at the Sydney Cricket Ground. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Australia are likely contenders to meet New Zealand in the World Cup final Yesterday

    The India and Australia semi-final is going to be a close game. SCG is a great batting wicket. The team who wins toss should bat first. But chasing isn't a bad option either. Gone are the days when we used to go with the notion that in a big match...
  • World Cup: Australia look visibly frazzled before the semi-final against India Yesterday

    Australia have not announced their playing eleven much before the match, which they usually do and look a side visibly frazzled leading upto the semi-finals against India. ...
  • World Cup: This Indian team has been outstanding, says Chris Harris Yesterday

    This is the biggest of all games and India are playing their best cricket at the moment, says former New Zealand allrounder Chris Harris. ...
  • World Cup: MS Dhoni, Glenn Maxwell most searched players ahead of the semi-final Yesterday

    Guwahati: Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Glenn Maxwell have emerged as the two most searched players of India and Australia ahead of their most-awaited semi-final clash tomorrow in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. According to study by global IT giant Google, the Indian skipper is leading the chart of most searches...
  • World Cup: MS Dhoni's calmness will take India to the final, says best-friend Yesterday

    Wishing all the success to Team India ahead of the World Cup semi-final, Mahendra Singh Dhoni's best friend Amir Hashmi, who also plays in the domestic fold, thinks his playmate will add another silverware in India's cabinet for the second time. "I am very happy the way India have played in...