The India A squad for England's tour opener contains nine batsmen, including Yuvraj Singh, and no specialist spinners.
Sydney Sixers got their Champions League T20 campaign off to a good start with a 14-run victory over Chennai.
India's Suresh Raina has been fined 25 percent of his match fee for dissent during the second Test against West Indies.
Suresh Raina believes India's hopes of Caribbean success have been boosted by the absence of Chris Gayle.
Suresh Raina will lead India in the one-day matches in West Indies after Gautam Gambhir was ruled out.
India captain MS Dhoni expects struggling opener Gautam Gambhir to return to form "sooner rather than later".
Stand-in captain Suresh Raina believes his young India team will have to work hard for success on the tour of Zimbabwe.
India will rest a number of top players for the tri-nations series in Zimbabwe, including captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
Suresh Raina's ton helped India to a 14-run win over South Africa and a place in the Super Eights of the ICC World Twenty20.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni struck an unbeaten 84 as India beat New Zealand by 53 runs (D/L) in the first ODI in Napier.
Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Suresh Raina blazed quick-fire hundreds to lead India to a mammoth 256-run win over Hong Kong.
Suresh Raina led the Chennai Super Kings into the IPL semi-finals with a seven-wicket victory over the hapless Deccan Chargers.
England must pick Alex Hales as an opening batsman at the 2015 World Cup, says Sir Ian Botham.
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Eoin Morgan's first act as England captain should be to push himself back up the order, says Bob Willis.
Australia and New Zealand will co-host the 2015 Cricket World Cup from February - here's a taster of what's in store.
Steven Smith proved his captaincy skills by guiding Australia to victory over India, says Mark Butcher.
Watch this video to whet your appetite for the IPL, which will be shown on Sky Sports in 2015.
South Africa's Dale Steyn should be lauded as the finest seam bowler in the world, says Bob Willis.