As per the latest cricket updates, the captain of the Sri Lankan team Mahela Jayawardene has won the toss and elected to bat against India in the second one-day international of the tri-series at the WACA in Perth on Wednesday.
The latest cricket scoreboard says, Sri Lanka has lost their first wicket in the form of WU Tharanga with just 12 runs on the board. Zaheer Khan took the wicket of WU Tharanga with 4 individual score.
So the good news is that opener V Sehwag is playing in today’s match but his partner Gautam Gambhir is left out for the match, while Rahul Sharma is injured.
Fast bowler Zahher Khan is also playing in final 11 today and his addition in the team will further strength the team India. Read more
Bollywood wishes cricketer Yuvraj Singh a speedy recovery
As soon as the news cam into light that cricketer Yuvraj Singh diagnosed with cancer, everyone in the world is praying for the speedy recovery of the player.
The dashing middle-order batsman from the Indian cricket team was first diagnosed with a non-malignant tumour of the lungs in 2011, while tests showed that it was cancer. Yuvraj Singh is now undergoing chemotherapy in the USA.
The cricketer posted on his Twiiter wall on January 27, “Reading Lance Armstrong’s book, it’s not about the bike! I’m sure it will motivate me and pull me through this time! Livestrong Yuvstrong.”
Meanwhile, Lance Armstrong is a cyclist who bagged the award of multiple Tour de France titles after being treated for testicular cancer. Read more
Cricketer Yuvraj Singh has cancer, undergoing treatment in USA
There is a very sad news from the world of cricket, as the superb players form the India cricket team, Yuvraj Singh has been diagnosed with lung cancer.
Yuvraj Singh was the man of the series in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011.
The player also missed some important tournaments in the past few months due to his ill health; this is extremely sad news for the fans of Yuvraj Singh.
Moreover, cricketer Yuvraj Singh is presently in USA where he is undergoing chemotherapy. Earlier, it was said in reports that the player has a tumor between his lung and the heart.
On the other hand, Yuvraj Singh’s chemotherapy treatment started in February and will go on till March. He left for the US on 26th January. Read more
India vs Australia Live: Australia 35/2, Virender Sehwag not playing today
As per the fresh cricket news, the touring team to Australia, India has won the toss and elected to bowl first against Australia in their one-day international tri-series opener at Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday afternoon.
The latest reports is that India is bowling superbly today and got two Australian wickets with just 35 runs on the board. Indian bowler Vinay Kumar is the pick of the bowler and he took both the wickets, including the important wicket of Ricky Ponting on just 2 runs.
The rain has now stopped the play, and players are resting in dressing rooms. Though the rain has stooped now. Read more