India complete rout of South Africa in 2nd test
PUNE, India (AP) — India won the second test against South Africa by an innings and 137 runs to take a 2-0 lead in the three-match series on Sunday.
South Africa in deep trouble after Kohli’s double-century
PUNE, India (AP) — Virat Kohli scored a career-best 254 not out and moved past 7000 test runs to help India take command on Day 2 of the second match of the series against South Africa on...
Agarwal hits 2nd straight ton, India 273-3 vs South Africa
PUNE, India (AP) — Mayank Agarwal hit his second consecutive hundred as India reached 273-3 at stumps against South Africa on the first day of the second test on Thursday.
Sharma opens for India in 1st test vs revamped South Africa
VISAKHAPATNAM, India (AP) — Limited-overs specialist Rohit Sharma will be a surprising opener for India in the first test against a rebuilding South Africa beginning Wednesday.
Kohli helps India beat South Africa by 7 wickets in T20
MOHALI, India (AP) — Virat Kohli scored 72 runs off 52 balls as India coasted to a seven-wicket win over South Africa in the second Twenty20 on Wednesday.
India posts 257-run win over West Indies to win series 2-0
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — India's bowlers took five wickets in just over an hour on Monday to help complete a 257-run win over West Indies and clinch a 2-0 test series victory.
India on top in 2nd test as West Indies chase huge target
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — India declared its second innings at 168-4 on Day 3 of the second and final test, setting West Indies an improbable victory target of 468 on Sunday.
India reaches 264-5 vs West Indies at stumps on Day 1
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — India reached stumps at 264-5 on Friday after a tight opening day of the second and final test against the West Indies as opposing captains Virat Kohli and Jason Holder...
Kohli, India set records in 318-run win over West Indies
NORTH SOUND, Antigua (AP) — Jasprit Bumrah took five wickets for seven runs as India bowled out West Indies for 100 on Sunday to clinch a record 318-run win and help Virat Kohli equal a captaincy...
Shastri retained as India coach to 2021 T20 World Cup
MUMBAI, India (AP) — Ravi Shastri was retained as India coach on Friday and his contract extended to the 2021 T20 World Cup in India.
Shastri was unanimously selected by the Board of Control...
Kohli hundred wraps up 3rd ODI and series win in Caribbean
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (AP) — Captain Virat Kohli and Shreyas Iyer poured on the runs again for India to beat the West Indies comfortably in the third one-day international and take the series...
Landmarks for Kohli, Gayle as India beats Windies by 59 runs
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (AP) — Virat Kohli posted a century and became India's second-highest scorer in one-day international cricket as he guided his team to a 59-run win over West Indies on...
Rain washes out 1st West Indies vs. India ODI
PROVIDENCE, Guyana (AP) — The first one-day cricket international between the West Indies and India was washed out by rain Thursday after only 13 overs had been bowled.
Dizzying 45-minute spell sends India out, NZ into cup final
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — A dizzying 45-minute spell of high-class pace bowling sent India spiraling out of the Cricket World Cup.
It also moved New Zealand, thriving once again as the...
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the Cricket World Cup (all times local):
India captain Virat Kohli said New Zealand's bowling in the first half-hour of his team's innings was the...
Superstar Kohli working in the shadows at Cricket World Cup
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Virat Kohli is the biggest superstar in cricket, in many ways the global face of the game, and the captain and 11-year veteran of India's national team.
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Day 34 of the Cricket World Cup (all times local):
Two-time champion India survived a late scare to secure its place in the semifinals at the...
No longer unbeaten, India chases semifinal spot v Bangladesh
BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — When India's players get on the bus to Edgbaston for their Cricket World Cup match against Bangladesh, there's one thing they can no longer take onboard: An unbeaten...
England shines on India to revive Cricket World Cup hopes
BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — India played in bright orange jerseys but England shone brighter for once as the hosts revitalized their struggling Cricket World Cup campaign with a 31-run victory on...
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Day 32 of the Cricket World Cup (all times local):
The muted finish to India's attempt to chase down a victory target of 338 against England at...
England needs a win against unbeaten India
LONDON (AP) — England plays India at Edgbaston on Sunday with the Cricket World Cup hosts unexpectedly fighting for survival in a tournament they started as favorites to win.
India extends unbeaten run; West Indies out of contention
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Mohammed Shami only got a start at the World Cup because his India teammate Bhuvneshwar Kumar was injured.
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Day 29 of the Cricket World Cup (all times local):
India continued its unbeaten streak with a 125-run victory at Old Trafford that ended any...
Optional for others, no choice for Virat Kohli at World Cup
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Even with practice deemed optional, it wasn't an option for Virat Kohli to skip it.
Three days after a nervously narrow win over Afghanistan in a Cricket World Cup...
Morgan content to let fans yell what they want at Aussies
LONDON (AP) — Steve Smith and David Warner did the crime and did the time, and England captain Eoin Morgan understands if cricket fans aren't willing to forgive them.
India looks to follow England with run-fest vs Afghanistan
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — The scoreboard may need as much preparation and care as the wicket ahead of Saturday's anticipated run-fest when India seeks to follow title rival England by thumping...
Unrivaled: India now 7-0 in World Cup games against Pakistan
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — For such an intense rivalry, it's still a lopsided contest when India and Pakistan meet at the Cricket World Cup.
India extended its record to 7-0 against Pakistan...
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Day 18 of the Cricket World Cup (all times local):
India extended its record to 7-0 against archrival Pakistan in Cricket World Cup games with an...
India vs Pakistan: More than just cricket at the World Cup
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — It's the contest for continental supremacy played on a global stage.
It's the mini-title game of the World Cup group stage for more than 1 billion people in two...
AP Interview: Cricket’s scoring pioneer is no ‘Einstein’
His name appears on TV screens and scoreboards as much as cricket's superstar players like Virat Kohli, Chris Gayle and Ben Stokes.
He decides matches and is the subject of much discussion...
India-New Zealand 3rd match abandoned at Cricket World Cup
NOTTINGHAM, England (AP) — India played down its abandoned match against Cricket World Cup leader New Zealand as any setback before its blockbuster showdown with Pakistan this weekend.
Unbeaten India to meet unbeaten NZ, if the weather allows
NOTTINGHAM, England (AP) — Virat Kohli says his job is simple: When India is fielding, he merely chooses which teammate bowls next and lets them rip.
Aussie allrounder Stoinis to miss at least 1 World Cup game
TAUNTON, England (AP) — Allrounder Marcus Stoinis has a side strain that will rule him out of Australia's Cricket World Cup game against Pakistan on Wednesday and possibly for the rest of the...
India shows title ambitions with 36-run win vs Australia
LONDON (AP) — Months of planning came to sweet fruition as India passed its first big test in style at the Cricket World Cup.
India revealed its ambition ran deep to regain the title it lost...
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Day 11 at the Cricket World Cup (all times local):
India convincingly ended Australia's 10-match winning streak and underlined its Cricket World...
Oval classic: India v Aussies, Bumrah v Starc, Kohli v Smith
LONDON (AP) — It's India's turn.
Along with low scores and rabid bowlers, the opening phase of the Cricket World Cup has also been about inconsistency.
Bumrah rushes into the World Cup with 2 wickets on debut
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — After tearing into his India teammates for two weeks to toughen them up for the World Cup, it was time for Jasprit Bumrah to be unleashed on the opposition...
India opens with win, extends South Africa’s World Cup woes
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — An opening victory for India has South Africa's Cricket World Cup campaign teetering on the edge.
Rohit Sharma made the most of an early reprieve to post an...
LONDON (AP) — It's Day 7 at the Cricket World Cup and finally Virat Kohli's India team will get its campaign under way against South Africa.
Kohli content to start late against struggling South Africa
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Virat Kohli is in no doubt about the impact a belated start to the Cricket World Cup has had on his team: Advantage India.
India refreshed for World Cup opener vs sore South Africans
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — There's been practice. There's been paintball. There's been a meeting with the Queen.
There hasn't been one shot in anger, though, from one-day cricket's No....
Expectations high for Kohli’s India at Cricket World Cup
Virat Kohli didn't become the world's best limited-overs batsman by accident.
The ultra-competitive India captain is up for the contest every time he takes strike, and for every ball that is...
5 players who could shine in the Cricket World Cup
Five players to watch in the Cricket World Cup starting on Thursday:
VIRAT KOHLI (India)
He's the best batsman in the world and undoubtedly cricket's biggest star. Now Virat Kohli is...