Speedster Ashok Dinda bowled a brilliant super over to help India A square the two-match T20 series against West Indies A on Sunday. India scored 154 for five, with Ajinkya Rahane scoring a 63-ball 79, and West Indies made 154-4 to tie the game In the eliminator over, Dinda gave just four runs which India ‘A’ scored in three balls. The teams play three unofficial one-dayers from Wednesday.
BCCI opposes ICC’s fresh DRS plan
NEW DELHI: The BCCI is on a fresh confrontation course with the International Cricket Council over the Decision Review System (DRS). After rejecting the Hotspot and the ball-tracking technologies as inconclusive, the BCCI rejected the ICC Chief Executives Committee's recommendation to its Board on Friday that DRS must be made mandatory for Tests and ODIs.
The ICC says fresh research has confirmed the technologies are reliable but BCCI says they are not and the decision to use DRS in bilateral series should be up to the national boards. The ICC Board will discuss the issue on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Sri Lanka crush Pak in first test
GALLE: Sri Lanka crushed Pakistan by 209 runs on the fourth day of the first Test on Monday. Pakistan, chasing a target of 510, were 300 all out.
Yuvi back in the nets after cancer battle
Bangalore: Yuvraj Singh batted for the first time since undergoing successful treatment for a rare germ cell cancer, at the National Cricket Academy on Monday. The batsman is hoping to make an India comeback at the T20 World Cup in Sri Lanka in September.
Pak down India despite Zol ton
Kuala Lumpur: Vijay Zol’s unbeaten 109 went in vain as Pakistan pipped India by one run in the U-19 Asia Cup here. Chasing 288 for a win, India finished on 286 for seven. India lie second in Group A behind Pakistan.
NK Khanna Club win in Hot Weather
New Delhi: Sumit Khatri's 72 helped NK Khanna Club beat Kranti Star by 2 runs in the Hot Weather cricket. Delhi Wonderer & SB Youth also won.