Mohammad Kaif announced his retirement from cricket on Friday, nearly 12 years after he last played for India. Kaif chose the history day of July 13, the day he led India to the Natwest triumph 16 years ago
April 2, 2011 is a red-letter in Indian cricket. On this day, India recaptured the World Cup of cricket after 28 long years. In a fairy-tale finish, hosts India got the better of Sri Lanka by six wickets at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.
The 2012 U-19 World Cup kicks off in Australia on August 11. The U-19 tournament has given India a number of cricketers who have gone on to represent the country with distinction. A couple of senior Indian cricketers have alsorecently acknowledged the role the U-19 World Cup has played in shaping the future of a number of Indian cricketers.
Karnataka entered into the Quarter Finals after drawing their Ranji Elite match against Uttar Pradesh despite conceding a first innings lead. UP were hoping to pull off an upright win after doing superbly well to pick up a 105-run lead thanks to Mohammad Kaif's 152.
India discard Mohammad Kaif scored an unbeaten century as Uttar Pradesh find themselves 38 more runs away from reaching Karnataka's first innings total of 314 at the Jawaharlal Nehru National College of Engineering Ground in Shimoga.