West Indies A

  • Zaheer Khan, Gautam Gambhir send selectors a timely reminder 12-10-2013 06:31 PM

    The best and possibly the only way to get back into the national team is by performing well. Both Zaheer Khan and Gautam Gambhir did exactly that in the last four days, and it seems the work put in by the duo is paying off, with the two - along...
  • Zaheer's four-wicket haul help India A level series against WI A 12-10-2013 03:20 PM

    Hubli: Out-of-favour Zaheer Khan sparked a sensational West Indies A collapse with a three-wicket burst as India A notched up an innings and 54 runs victory over the visitors in the third and final Test to level the three-match series here Saturday. The left-arm seamer bagged four for 59 as...
  • As it happened: India A vs West Indies A, 3rd Test 12-10-2013 09:13 AM

    West Indies A Second Innings (WI A started the final day at 116 for 3, still 180 runs behind, with Deonarine on 44* and Fudadin on 36*) 1:30 p.m. It's a brisk end to the match, with Zaheer Khan coming in to trigger a late-order collapse, beginning with the wicket...
  • We will go for win against West Indies A, says Abhishek Nayar 11-10-2013 07:07 PM

    Hubli: India A allrounder Abhishek Nayar on Friday expressed hope that they will be able to score a series-levelling win against the West Indies A on Saturday even as the wicket was not helpful for the bowlers. The hosts needed seven wickets for win on the final day tomorrow as...
  • Pujara cracks triple ton as India A close in on victory 11-10-2013 06:12 PM

    Hubli: India A skipper Cheteshwar Pujara cracked his third triple ton in first-class cricket as India A rode on his brilliance to force West Indies A stare at an embarrassing defeat in the third unofficial Test on Friday. West Indies A trail the hosts by 180 runs with seven wickets...
  • As it happened: India A vs West Indies A, Day 3 11-10-2013 09:30 AM

    West Indies A Second Innings: Stumps, Day 3: India A were on top at stumps on day 3 after West Indies A lost three wickets in their second innings. Earlier, India A, inspired by the triple century from Pujara, declared their innings at 564. West Indies A were 116 for...
  • 3rd unofficial Test: Pujara, Gambhir tons put India A ahead on Day 2 10-10-2013 05:51 PM

    Hubli: Out-of-favour opener Gautam Gambhir cracked his first century in more than two years as India A came up with a solid batting display to take firm control of the third unofficial 'Test' against the West Indies A on Thursday. Day two saw host batsmen dominating throughout as out-of-form skipper...
  • 3rd unofficial Test, Day 2: As it happened 10-10-2013 09:18 AM

    India A Second Innings (Day 2) (VA Jagadeesh (8*) and Gautam Gambhir (2*) resumed India A innings at 10 for no loss after the hosts bowled out West Indies A for 268.) 4:21 p.m: Cheteshwar Pujara bounced back to form with a century, while earlier Gautam Gambhir got out at...
  • Not giving easy boundaries helped us to restrict WI A: Abhishek Nayar 09-10-2013 07:39 PM

    Hubli: Allrounder Abhishek Nayar, who led his team's bowling attack with a four-wicket haul, said not giving too many boundaries to the West Indies A batsmen helped India A restrict the visitors to 268 all out in their first innings of the third unofficial Test Series here Wednesday. "We had...
  • 3rd Unofficial Test: India A bowl out West Indies A for 268 on Day 1 09-10-2013 07:06 PM

    Hubli: On a day of fluctuating fortunes, West Indies A batted brilliantly in first two sessions before India A bowlers fought back strongly in the last session of the first day's play to share the honours in the third unofficial Test at the KSCA Stadium on Wednesday. Put in to...
  • As it happened: India A vs West Indies A, 3rd Unofficial Test, Day 1 09-10-2013 09:13 AM

    India A innings: End of over 5, India A 10 for 0: India A reached 10 for 0...
  • Sehwag, Gambhir face litmus test in a must-win game for India A 08-10-2013 11:00 AM

    Hubli: It will be a litmus test for the out-of-favour batsmen - Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir - as India A need nothing less than a victory to level the three-match series when they take on West Indies A in their third and final unofficial 'Test', starting here on Wednesday....
  • India A vs WI A: 2nd unofficial Test ends in a draw, WI A lead series 1-0 05-10-2013 04:17 PM

    Shimoga: Opener Kraigg Brathwaite smashed a brilliant century while Narasingh Deonaraine cracked a flamboyant 93 as the second unofficial Test between India A and West Indies A ended in a tame draw on Saturday. In reply to West Indies A's 406 in the first innings, India A were all out...
  • As it happened: India A vs West Indies A, Day 4 05-10-2013 09:23 AM

    West Indies A Second Innings (WI A began the final day at 28 for 0, a lead of 75 runs, with openers Kraigg Brathwaite (18*) and Kieran Powell (9*) at the crease.) 3:45 p.m. That's it, curtains! MATCH DRAWN. Umpires call off play with WI A 223 for 3 in...
  • Shimoga pitch is absolutely fine: Abhishek Nayar 04-10-2013 06:13 PM

    Shimoga: India A top-scorer Abhishek Nayar on Friday said even as they have conceded a 47-run lead against West Indies A but there was nothing to worry as there were no demons in the wicket. "There is no pressure on India. Obviously they have 47 runs lead. Let's see how...
  • India A behind in 2nd unofficial Test against WI A 04-10-2013 05:32 PM

    Shimoga: India A conceded a slender 47-run first-innings lead to the West Indies A despite a fighting half-century by Uday Kaul on the third day of the second unofficial Test here on Friday. At the close of play on Day 2, West Indies A were 28 for no loss in...
  • As it happened: India A vs WI A, 2nd Unofficial Test, Day 3 04-10-2013 09:29 AM

    West Indies A 2nd innings Stumps, day 3: West Indies A made a slow starts in the second innings after taking a crucial lead in the first innings. West Indies A were 28 for 0...
  • After Zaheer, Sehwag and Gambhir too fail to take off 04-10-2013 09:25 AM

    One after another, comeback attempts of India seniors has came a cropper, increasing the pressure on three players desperate to wear India whites one more time. After Zaheer Khan's futile toil on Wednesday, a no-show by Gautam Gambhir and Virender Sehwag on Thursday has made life much more difficult for...
  • VA Jagadeesh eyes ton on day three against West Indies A 03-10-2013 07:26 PM

    Shimoga: India A opener VA Jagadeesh on Thursday said he has set his eyes on scoring his seventh first-class century and help India A get past West Indies A's first innings score of 406 in the second Unofficial three-match Test match. "Who doesn't want to score a century. I will...
  • Sehwag, Gambhir fail again as India A reach 191 for 3 on Day two 03-10-2013 05:56 PM

    Shimoga: Virender Sehwag's experiment to bat in the middle-order didn't yield any favourable result while Gautam Gambhir's woeful run of form continued as India A reached 191 for three at stumps on the second day of their second unofficial Test against West Indies A here Friday. After West Indies A...
  • As it happened: India A vs West Indies A, 2nd Unofficial Test, Day 2 03-10-2013 09:20 AM

    India A First Innings 4:40 p.m. VA Jagadeesh (79*) and Abhishek Nayar (56*) made unbeaten fifties to take India A to 191 for 3 at stumps on day 2 after other top guns - Gautam Gambhir (11), Cheteshwar Pujara (25) and Virender Sehwag (7) - couldn't score much. Jagadeesh and...
  • Having Sehwag, Gambhir and Zaheer in the team inspires us: Bhargav Bhatt 02-10-2013 08:38 PM

    Shimoga: Left-arm spinner Bharghav Bhatt, who picked up three wickets on Wednesday, said it was imperative for them to polish off the West Indies tail to be in advantageous position in the second unofficial Test. West Indies A, which won the first Test against India A, were 283 for six...
  • Kraigg Brathwaite's fifty takes WI A to 283 for 6 against India A 02-10-2013 06:33 PM

    Shimoga: Zaheer Khan got his name in the wickets column but it was a patient 82 by opener Kraigg Brathwaite that helped West Indies A reach a decent 283 for six in 90 overs after opting to bat in the second unofficial four day Test here Wednesday. Brathwaite along with...
  • As it happened: India A vs West Indies A, day 1, 2nd Unofficial Test 02-10-2013 08:25 AM

    West Indies A, 1st innings: End of over 90: West Indies ended day one's play at 283 for 6, with Leon Johnson and Nikita Miller remaining not out. For India Bhargav Bhatt was the most successful bowler, picking up 3 for 76 with his left-arm spin. Zaheer Khan, Mohammed Shami...
  • Will not disclose Virender Sehwag's batting position: Pujara 01-10-2013 06:17 PM

    Shimoga: India A captain Cheteshwar Pujara kept his cards close to his chest and refused to divulge whether veteran Virender Sehwag will open or bat in the middle order when his side locks horns with the West Indies A in the second unofficial Test starting on Wednesday. "I will not...
  • Seniors take centrestage in 2nd India A-West Indies A Test 01-10-2013 01:26 PM

    Shimoga: The spotlight will firmly be on out-of-favour veterans Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir and Zaheer Khan when India A seek revenge for the opening-match humiliation against West Indies A in their second unofficial Test starting here on Wednesday. Led by Cheteshwar Pujara, India A were beaten by massive 162 runs...
  • 1st Unofficial Test: India A humiliated by West Indies A 28-09-2013 05:41 PM

    Mysore: Manpreet Juneja's resolute knocks went in vain as India A succumbed to a humiliating 162-run defeat against the West Indies A in the first unofficial Test, giving away a 1-0 lead to the visitors in the three-match series on Saturday. Needing 314 runs to win the match after West...
  • As it happened: India A vs West Indies A, 1st Unofficial Test, Day 4 28-09-2013 09:15 AM

    India A Second Innings (Day 4) West Indies A declared their second innings at the overnight score of 130 for 3, setting India A a 315-run target. 3:15 p.m. It's all over! West Indies A beat India A by 162 runs. Nikita Miller takes 5 for 40. Juneja the last...
  • WI A sitting pretty after spinners wreak havoc on India A 27-09-2013 05:57 PM

    Mysore: Opener Kieran Powell's half century along with spinners Veerasammy Permaul and Nikita Miller's magical spell, tightened the West Indies A grip over India A on the third day of the first unofficial Test at Gangothri Glades Cricket Grounds here Friday. At stumps, the visitors were 130 for three in...
  • As it happened: India A vs WI A, 1st unofficial Test, day 3 27-09-2013 09:25 AM

    West Indies A Second Innings (Day 3) 4:26 p.m. Kieran Powell (59*) Kraigg Brathwaite (29*) don't want to throw their wickets away with end of day's play nearing. West Indies A are 94 for 0...