Third Odi

  • 3rd ODI: India eye clean sweep against Bangladesh June 18, 2014

    After Stuart Binny's six for four took India to a 47run win over Bangladesh in the second ODI, the visitors will be eyeing a whitewash in the last match of the threematch series in Mirpur on Thursday. Bangladesh had a golden chance to level the series after India were bowled out...
  • 3rd ODI: Sri Lanka target clean sweep in Bangladesh February 21, 2014

    Sri Lanka will be without the veteran trio of Mahela Jayawardene, Kumara Sangakkara and Tillakaratne Dilshan as they target a clean sweep in Bangladesh by winning the third and final ODI in Mirpur on Saturday. The first instance since 1999 when not one of Jaywardene, Sangakkara and Dilshan will be in...
  • Pakistan chase historic South Africa whitewash November 30, 2013

    Cape Town: Pakistan's players have made some pretty significant entries in their tour diaries in South Africa, a tour that wasn't even scheduled until a few weeks ago. Sunday: A first oneday international win at Cape Town's historic Newlands ground. Wednesday: A first ODI series win anywhere over South Africa, also...
  • 3rd ODI: Game on as India and West Indies meet in series decider November 26, 2013

    High on spirits after their serieslevelling win in the second onedayer, West Indies have brought interest back into the ODI series against India and will be eyeing the trophy when the two sides meet in the third and final ODI at Kanpur on Wednesday. The visitors played out of their...
  • India vs Australia: Expect another runfeast in Mohali October 18, 2013

    The series is just two matches old, but the cricket fans have already been entertained with 1257 runs in the 193.1 overs bowled so far. And it's not going to be any different at the PCA Stadium in Mohali on Saturday, where India and Australia will play for a 21...
  • 3rd ODI: Experimental England look to bounce back September 10, 2013

    Michael Clarke was as happy as a cheshire cat at the end of the second ODI - collecting a win and his maiden ODI century against England en route a 1-0 lead over the traditional rivals. But England seem in no mood to stop experimenting in fear of another failure...
  • 3rd ODI: Test of nerves for Zimbabwe, Pakistan in decider August 30, 2013

    Harare: An ODI series that began with Pakistan clear favourites after taking the two Twenty20 internationals now has implications for both teams with Zimbabwe having far more to gain out of a victory in the final match at the Harare Sports Club on Saturday. Pakistan were expected to beat Zimbabwe...
  • 3rd ODI: South Africa win a humdinger January 26, 2013

    Potchefstroom: Former captain Graeme Smith hit a century to set up a consolation onewicket win for South Africa in the third and final oneday international against New Zealand at Senwes Park on Friday. Smith made 116 his 10th oneday century but it needed a six off the last ball...
  • Dhoni's brother takes on JSCA for no tickets January 17, 2013

    Ranchi: Indian cricket team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni's elder brother Narendra on Thursday categorically denied that his parents were provided with 'complimentary tickets' even as the host association claimed they had provided them "ample passes" for the third IndiaEngland ODI to be played here on Saturday. "Till noon today my parents...
  • Dhoni credits fileding for Kotla win January 6, 2013

    New Delhi: India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Sunday hailed his bowling and fielding department for notching up the facesaving 10run win against Pakistan in the lowscoring third and final ODI of the series here. Coming into the match with the threematch series already out of their grasp after losing...
  • Paul Nixon alleges IndiaPak Kotla ODI fixed January 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Former England wicketkeeper Paul Nixon on Sunday suggested that Pakistan players deliberately threw the dead rubber ODI against India at the Feroz Shah Kotla in New Delhi on Sunday. "Pakistan throwing this game away eh. Watch this space. Pakistan will just loose last few balls," he tweeted...
  • 3rd ODI: SLNZ once again pray for rain to keep away November 5, 2012

    Rain remains the issue as Sri Lanka take on New Zealand in the third ODI at Kandy's Pallekele International Stadium Tuesday. After washouts in the oneoff T20 and first ODI, Sri Lanka and New Zealand cricket authorities Friday agreed to shift the venue for the second and third oneday internationals from...
  • 3rd ODI: Series victory in sight for England July 3, 2012

    It seems almost unlikely that Australia can win the series from here but we've seen in the past that one victory can do wonders to a team's confidence and fortune. It will take an inspired team effort or an extraordinary brilliance from a couple of key individuals, for Australia to...
  • 3rd ODI washed out, India AWI A series drawn July 2, 2012

    St George's (Grenada): The third and final unofficial cricket onedayer between India 'A' and the West Indies 'A' had to be called off without a ball being bowled due to rain, leaving the series tied 11. Overnight rain continued well into the afternoon and umpires Vincent Bullen and Goaland Greaves...
  • West Indies must avoid whitewash: Bravo June 20, 2012

    London: Vicecaptain Dwayne Bravo says that West Indies' sole objective will be avoiding a clean sweep after the Caribbean side conceded the threematch oneday international series to England with a second straight defeat here on Tuesday. The West Indies produced a limp display to go down by eight wickets at the...
  • West Indies need allround effort at The Oval June 18, 2012

    A mundane effort with the new ball, an ineffective Sunil Narine and a rampant show by Ian Bell put West Indies out of contest at The Rose Bowl in the first ODI. But more than that, it was another abject batting surrender, barring a flashinthepan fifty by the IPLinspired Dwayne...
  • New Zealand beat Zimbabwe by 141 runs February 6, 2012

    Whangarei: Rob Nicol scored 146 runs and veteran allrounder Jacob Oram added three wickets to a dashing half century as New Zealand beat Zimbabwe by 141 runs in the second ODI on Monday. Nicol brought up his second century from only five oneday international appearances and the fifthhighest innings by a...
  • SA aim to win series in Bloemfontein January 16, 2012

    Bloemfontein: At 20 up against a Sri Lankan team fighting slump in form, hosts South Africa sniff the opportunity to take a wining lead in the fivematch ODI series here in the third ODI on Tuesday. Like India in Australia, the bad form of seniors Tillakaratne Dilshan, Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar...
  • IndWI, 3rd ODI: as it happened December 5, 2011

    India innings: 47th over: West Indies win! Ravi Rampaul does it again for West Indies, this time with the bat. The paceman takes four Indian wickets, including the last one of Abhimanyu Mithun to give his team a 16run win. A Mithun lbw b Rampaul 23 (16b) 44th over: Rohit goes and with...
  • Pakistan aim to learn from mistakes vs SL November 18, 2011

    Dubai: Pakistan captain Misbahul Haq hopes his team can learn from its mistakes and show improvement in the third oneday international against Sri Lanka on Friday. Pakistan won the first of five matches by eight wickets last week but allowed Sri Lanka to level the series with a 25run victory in...