India opt to bat against Australia in first ODI

Perth, Jan 12 : Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss and decided to bat in the opening game of the five-match One-Day International (ODI) series at the WACA Ground here on Tuesday. The teams: India: Mahendra Singh Dhoni (captain), Ravichandran Ashwin, Shikhar Dhawan, Ravindra Jadeja, Virat Kohli, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Manish Pandey, Ajinkya Rahane, […]

Kriti Sanon’s favourite cricketers Sachin, Dhoni, Virat

Mumbai, Jan 11 : Actress Kriti Sanon says that she follows cricket only during the World Cup and Sachin Tendulkar, Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Virat Kohli are her favourite cricketers. Asked about her favourite cricketers at an event for the Celebrity Cricket League, Kriti was initially confused whether to name her colleagues from the industry […]

Australia’s Big Bash League among most watched top-10

Melbourne, Jan 11 : Australia’s national Twenty20 cricket competition has rocketed into the top-10 most watched sporting leagues for 2015-16, with an average of 28,279 fans attending the matches this season. The Big Bash League (BBL), which is in its fifth year, has drawn record crowds around the country, with more than 80,000 spectators attending […]

Australian quicks will relish bowling at Perth: Steve Smith

Perth, Jan 11 : Australia skipper Steve Smith believes his “inexperienced” bowlers will relish bowling at the WACA and the Gabba grounds, where they will play the first two One-Day Internationals (ODI) of a five-match series against India. Australia have brought in uncapped pacers Joel Paris and Scott Boland for the ODIs. The first match […]

Domestic circuit not producing enough finished products: Dhoni

Perth, Jan 11 : Indian limited-overs cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Monday said the domestic circuit was not producing enough finished product as it used to some time back. Comparing the Indian situation to the Australian setup, Dhoni said that was where the difference lay between the two countries. “What makes life easy for […]