New Delhi: India A kept their semi-final hopes alive in the Carib Beer Cup snatching a two-wicket win over Jamaica in Kingston. India A successfully chased a 285-run target, thanks to a 50-run ninth-wicket stand between MoM Avishkar Salvi and L. Balaji.
Jamaica 130 (A. Salvi 5/39) & 273 (L. Garrick 35, D. Bernard 46, G. Breese 56; Salvi 5/95). India A 119 (G. Gambhir 38, A. Ratra 34 n.o.) & 285/8 (G. Gambhir 47, A. Rayudu 66, A. Kale 55).
Aussies in India
Sydney: As part of Australia’s annual “assimilation” tours, a squad of 12 upcoming players will leave for an eight-day tour of India on March 20. The squad will play two limited-overs games and a two-day match.
Ryan Campbell, Lee Carseldine, Beau Casson, Michael Clark, Xavier Doherty, Adam Griffith, Brad Hodge, Michael Hussey, Marcus North, Clinton Perren, Chris Rogers and Damien Wright.
London: Ferrari declined comment Tuesday on a British newspaper report saying the Formula One team was considering a £ 5 million pay cut for star driver Michael Schumacher.