Tough to bounce back after being bowled out for 60-odd: Ravindra
New Zealand are well aware that it is extremely tough to bounce back after collapsing to 62 in the first innings but young all-rounder Rachin Ravindra promised his team would put up a fight on Day 4 of the second Test against India.
This has been my dream year but aim is to improve further: Axar
It was a "dream" that he had nurtured while putting in hours of hard work for years and Axar Patel couldn't be happier that he has finally realised it at the biggest cricketing stage against teams like England and New Zealand.
Junior Hockey World Cup: India lose 1-3 to France to finish fourth
Title hopes already shattered, defending champions India even failed to finish on the podium as they lost 1-3 to France in the bronze-medal play-off match of the FIH Junior Hockey World Cup on Sunday. France skipper Timothee Clement slammed a hat-trick to stun the hosts once again and secure the bronze medal.
2nd Test: India close in on big win after reducing New Zealand to 140/5
India's middle-order worries going into the South Africa series remained but that didn't deter Ravichandran Ashwin from turning the heat on as his three quick blows left New Zealand tottering at 140 for five in pursuit of an impossible 540 on Day 3 of the second Test.
India's fringe players look to make impact in final unofficial Test
The third unofficial Test between India A and South Africa A beginning on Monday will give the fringe players another opportunity to make their case for national selection ahead of the senior team South Africa's tour later this month.