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03-Feb-2019 Wellington

India beat New Zealand in 5th ODI, win series 4-1

Ambati Rayudu, Vijay Shankar and all-rounder Hardik Pandya rose to the occasion to hand India a 35-run victory against New Zealand in the fifth and final One Day International match and clinch the limited overs series 4-1 here on Sunday.After losing four quick...

31-Jan-2019 Hamilton (New Zealand)

One of our worst performances with the bat : Rohit Sharma

With regular skipper Virat Kohli rested for the last two matches, India's stand-in captain Rohit Sharma said the performance against New Zealand in the fourth One Day International match on Thursday was one of the worst performances with the bat.Electing...

31-Jan-2019 Hamilton (New Zealand)

4th ODI: Trent Boult carnage help New Zealand outsmart India

Pacer Trent Boult's carnage with the ball helped New Zealand outsmart India by eight wickets in the fourth and penultimate One Day International match here on Thursday.Although the hosts had already lost the five match ODI rubber but this moral boosting victory...

12-Jan-2019 Sydney

Would be happy if Dhoni bats at four : Rohit Sharma

India vice-captain Rohit Sharma feels that MS Dhoni should bat at No.4, although adding that the iconic former skipper is ready to fit in anywhere for the team's cause.Dhoni laboured to a 96-ball 51 before departing as India lost the first of the three One...

28-Dec-2018 Melbourne

3rd Test: India bolster lead to 346 despite Cummins heroics

Pacer Pat Cummins picked up four wickets in eight balls to reduce India to 54/5 at stumps on Day 3 of the third Test after Jasprit Bumrah's career best figures of 6/33 helped the tourists dismiss Australia for a meagre 151 here on Friday.Opener Mayank Agarwal...

19-Nov-2018 Brisbane

Want to make it count this time around : Rohit Sharma

India's vice captain Rohot Sharma on Monday said the team played a few close matches in Australia the last time around, but want to make it count on the current tour.Rohit said it feels good to perform in Australia as it gives a player a lot of confidence."The...

06-Nov-2018 Lucknow

Partnership with Dhawan was crucial : Rohit Sharma

After India hammered West Indies by 71 runs to clinch the T20I series 2-0 with a game left, an elated India skipper Rohit Sharma felt it was the crucial opening partnership which helped the host dominate their opponents.India rode Rohit's scintillating 111-run...

03-Nov-2018 Kolkata

Great platform to test others in Dhoni's absence : Rohit Sharma

India's stand in captain Rohit Sharma on Saturday said that Mahendra Singh Dhoni was rested for the T20 series to give others a chance and see what they have got to offer keeping in mind the 50-over World Cup next year.Dhoni was not picked for India's Twenty20...

24-Oct-2018 Vishakhapattanam

2nd ODI: Hope-Hetmyer guide Windies to tie in last ball thriller

India skipper Virat Kohli's 37th ODI ton went in vain as the West Indies pulled off a heart-stopping chase to hold the hosts to a tie in the nail-biting second One-day International at the Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium here on Wednesday.This...

21-Oct-2018 Guwahati

Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli star as India thrash West Indies in 1st ODI

Opener Rohit Sharma and skipper Virat Kohli scored blistering centuries to help India thrash the West Indies by eight wickets in the first One-Day International match here on Sunday.India dominated with the bat through out the innings as Rohit remained unbeaten...

30-Sep-2018 Dubai

Rohit Sharma jumps to second spot in ICC rankings for batsmen

Indian opener Rohit Sharma has jumped two spots to sit at second position in the ICC ODI Rankings for Batsmen released here on Sunday.Rohit, who scored 317 runs in five innings in the recently concluded Asia Cup in UAE, is only behind his skipper Virat Kohli...

29-Sep-2018 Dubai

We played good cricket throughout the tournament : Rohit Sharma

After a hard-fought win over Bangladesh in a nail-biting Asia Cup final, stand-in India skipper Rohit Sharma praised his players for handling pressure well beside playing quality cricket throughout the tournament.In an unpredictable affair in the finals, the...

29-Sep-2018 Dubai

We played good cricket throughout the tournament: Rohit Sharma

After a hard-fought win over Bangladesh in a nail-biting Asia Cup final stand-in India skipper Rohit Sharma praised his players for handling pressure well beside playing quality cricket throughout the tournament. In an unpredictable affair in the finals the...

29-Sep-2018 Dubai

Asia Cup Final: India pips Bangladesh in last ball thriller

In a match going down the wire Ravindra Jadeja and Bhuvaneshwar Kumar s sensible knock helped India pip Bangladesh by three wickets in a thrilling Asia Cup final at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium here on Saturday. The win also shattered Bangladesh...

01-Sep-2018 Mumbai

Rohit Sharma to lead India at Asia Cup, Kohli rested

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Saturday decided to rest Virat Kohli, and handed the captaincy to Rohit Sharma for the Asia Cup to be held in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from September 15.Opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan was named the...

08-May-2018 New Delhi

Playing 11 of the best potential is my focus : Rohit Sharma

He has been a successful captain of the Mumbai Indians since 2013 and has lifted three Indian Premier League (IPL) titles in the past. With two back-to-back wins against Kings XI Punjab and Kolkata Knight Riders, batsman Rohit Sharma says he is looking...

05-May-2018 Indore

Mumbai still alive in IPL : Rohit Sharma

After a much needed victory over Kings XI Punjab (KXIP), Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma believes his side is still alive in the tournament and could make it to the play-offs.Mumbai, placed fifth in the Indian Premier League (IPL) points table, registered...

29-Apr-2018 Pune

This win will give us confidence : Rohit Sharma

Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma believes their eight-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings will boost his side's confidence for the remaining Indian Premier League (IPL) matches.After suffering many narrow losses this season, Mumbai managed to hand the Mahendra...

18-Apr-2018 Mumbai

IPL: It was the perfect game for us : Rohit Sharma

Mumbai Indians (MI) skipper Rohit Sharma termed their last game which the hosts won by 46 runs as the perfect one.Skipper Virat Kohli's unbeaten 92-run innings went in vain as Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) lost to Mumbai Indians.This is the first win for...

09-Apr-2018 New Delhi

adidas launches Tango league in India

In a bid to promote and nurture grassroots football in the country, sportswear manufacturer adidas has launched the Tango League, a five-a-side event.Under the Tango League experience, adidas will host a series of tournaments, with each tournament comprising...

19-Mar-2018 Colombo

Rohit Sharma hails Dinesh Karthik's last ball brilliance

Skipper Rohit Sharma is relieved that his gamble of holding back Dinesh Karthik behind rookie all-rounder Vijay Shankar paid off after the stumper's last ball six helped India to a four-wicket win over Bangladesh and to lift the Nidahas T20 tri-series trophy.With...

14-Mar-2018 Colombo

Washington allows me to breathe easy : Rohit Sharma

India skipper Rohit Sharma heaped praises on teenaged off-spinner Washington Sundar for starring with the ball during the 17-run win over Bangladesh at the R.Premadasa Stadium here on Wednesday.The off-spinner returned 3/22 to break the backbone of the Bangladeshi...

08-Mar-2018 Colombo

Rohit Sharma hails 'clinical' performance against Bangladesh

India captain Rohit Sharma termed "clinical" their six-wicket win over Bangladesh in their second match of the Nidahas Trophy Twenty20 International (T20I) cricket tri-series here on Thursday.India restricted Bangladesh to 139/8 and then chased down the target...

14-Feb-2018 Port Elizabeth

Rohit Sharma reveals reason for quiet century celebration

India opener Rohit Sharma revealed the reason for his quiet celebration despite having slammed a century in the fifth One Day International match against South Africa here.Rohit, who was involved in two run outs, that of skipper Virat Kohli and middle-order...

30-Jan-2018 Durban

2019 World Cup at the back of Indian team's mind : Rohit Sharma

Ahead of the opener of the six-match ODI series against South Africa, starting here Thursday, India vice captain Rohit Sharma on Tuesday said the team will have the ICC ODI World Cup 2019 at the back of their minds when they take the field from here on.With...

26-Dec-2017 New Delhi

Rohit Sharma defends Mahendra Singh Dhoni's place in ODI, T20I teams

India opener Rohit Sharma on Tuesday joined his skipper Virat Kohli in backing former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni's future in India's limited-overs side.Having firmly backed Dhoni during his media interactions in the recently concluded series against Sri...

20-Dec-2017 Cuttack

No.4 batting position ideal for Dhoni : Rohit Sharma

India captain Rohit Sharma on Wednesday said that the team management feels veteran Mahendra Singh Dhoni will excel at the No.4 batting position after the wicket-keeper stroked an unbeaten 39 during 93-run win over Sri Lanka in the first Twenty20 International...

18-Dec-2017 Dubai

Rohit Sharma enters top 5 spot in ODI rankings

India opener Rohit Sharma has climbed to the fifth spot amongst batsmen in the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) One-Day International (ODI) player rankings released here on Monday.The right-handed batsman has gained two slots and crossed the 800-point...

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