Jacques Kallis exhibited an all round performance for KKR against their tough opponents Royal Challengers Bangalore who went down in the interesting encounter.
The make shift opener of Mumbai Indians, Dwayne Bravo, came back to form with his splendid batting which let Kolkata Knight Riders down in a crunch game.
The India A spin duo of Rakesh Dhurv and Jalaj Saxena mesmerised the Australian batsmen and sent a warning to the visitors for the forthcoming Tests series.
The emerging middle order batsman of India, Manoj Tiwary, has fully recovered from the side strain and anticipates selection in the final two ODIs vs. England.
England started their tour on a positive note as their batsmen gained an advantage while Alastair Cook and Samit Patel registered their centuries in the game.
Irfan Pathan got back the initiative from Kolkata Knight Riders by clinching the wickets of their openers in six deliveries as Delhi Daredevils won the match.
Irfan Pathan shattered the Lankan batting by clinching five wickets in a thriller as India won the 5th ODI and grabbed the no.2 spot in the ICC ODI Championship.
The coach of India A, Lalchand Rajput, was optimistic that his batsmen need to apply themselves for the better results against bowling attack of West Indies A.
The bowlers from both sides restricted batsmen as the leg spinner Veerasammy, clinched five wickets in the first innings of India A in the 2nd unofficial Test.
Sunil Narine warned the rest of the batsmen in the IPL 2012 by his deadly bowling vs. Mumbai Indians while tearing apart their formidable batting line up.