Cricket News sort by India tour of West indies - 2011

Praveen Kumar took 4/124 as England's second innings finally folded up for 544 on day four of the second Test against India at Nottingham on Monday. The hosts lost their last three wickets for four runs after Tim Bresnan and Stuart Broad put on 82 runs to take England's total past the 500 mark.

Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said Sunday that the visitors could have lost the third Test had they pressed hard for a win against the West Indies on a difficult track at the Windsor Park.

Leading the points table, India now have 126 points while the seventh-placed West Indies (88) have gained two rating points despite losing the three-match series which concluded on Sunday.

Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni defended the decision not to press for a win in the third and final Test against the West Indies here, saying that his side could have lost the match while going for the target.

India lost their third wicket after lunch as Abhinav Mukund fell to Devendra Bishoo after a well made 62 on day three of the third and final Test against the West Indies at Dominica, Roseau on Friday. Mukund was caught at forward short leg by Adrian Barath.

Ishant Sharma has signaled a rejuvenation to his bowling after a series of dismal seasons. In this tour of the Caribbean, he may be leading a so-called second-string Indian attack, but that hasn't deterred him from shining through himself. 10 wickets was his glowing contribution at Bridge Town, Barbados and now at Dominica, he has garnered another five-for and counting.

Off-spinner Harbhajan Singh on Thursday added another feather to his cap by becoming the third Indian bowler and 11th overall to take 400 wickets in Test cricket.

Indian captain MS Dhoni on Wednesday won the toss and elected to bowl first in the third and the final Test match against West Indies at Windsor Park Stadium here.

Indian pace spearhead Ishant Sharma is set to play the final Test against the West Indies here on Wednesday despite carrying the after effects of a collision with teammate Praveen Kumar on his face.