Dhawan first Indian to hit ton before lunch, joins list of greats

BENGALURU : Shikhar Dhawan today became the first Indian player to score a century in Test cricket before lunch, joining an esteemed list of former cricketers, including the legendary Don Bradman.

Maiden Asian Triumph – the Beginning of Something New

Bangladesh’s women’s cricket team clinched a memorable victory over the six-time Asian champion India by three wickets in the T-20 Asia Cup final at Kinhara Oval, Kuala Lumpur.

Shikhar Dhawan’s blistering century puts India in control of one-off Test against Afghanistan

Shikhar Dhawan gave Afghanistan a taste of the Test match cricket with a dominating century, hammering the spinners with a great array of shots to all parts of the ground.

Modi hopes historic cricket match will boost ties with Afghanistan

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday he hoped a historic cricket match between India and Afghanistan would strengthen ties between the South Asian neighbours and allies in the fight against militancy in the region.

Abdullah in Bengaluru for the historic Afghanistan-India test match – The Khaama Press News...

The Chief Executive of the Unity Government Abdullah Abdullah has participated as chief guest in the historic test match between Afghanistan and India which kicked off today in Bengaluru city this morning.

India’s Modi hopes historic cricket match will boost ties with…

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday he hoped a historic cricket match between India and Afghanistan would strengthen ties between the South Asian neighbors and allies in the fight against militancy in the region.

232 not out: Kiwi teenager sets ‘surreal’ record in women’s one-day cricket

DUBLIN: New Zealand teenager Amelia Kerr shattered a world batting record in women's one-day international cricket with a blistering 232 not out against Ireland on Wednesday.

‘Tears of Joy’: Cricket Fans Get Emotional as Afghanistan Team Makes Test Debut

'Tears of Joy': Cricket Fans Get Emotional as Afghanistan Team Makes Test Debut A day to remember.

New Zealand’s Kerr hits ODI world record 232 not out against Ireland – Rediff.com...

She hit 31 boundaries and two sixes in her 145-ball knock, then after a 10-minute nap on the physio's table between innings, took 5-17 as Ireland were bowled out for 135 to give the White Ferns a 305-run win and 3-0 series victory.

1st ODI: Morgan, Root power England to three-wicket win over Australia

The duo stitched together a partnership of 115 runs for the fourth wicket (AP Photo) HIGHLIGHTS England beat Australia by 3 wickets in the first of five ODIs Root, Morgan hit fifties to take England home in a shaky chase The second ODI will be played on Saturday in Cardiff Tim Paine and Justin Langer's Australia regime started with a three-wicket loss to England in the first match of the five-match ODI series at The Oval on Wednesday.