Ranji Trophy

It s Gautam Gambhir versus Manoj Tiwary yet again in Ranji Trophy

Mohammed Shami's guile coupled with Ashok Dinda's consistency will be countered by Gautam Gambhir's experience and Rishabh Pant's exuberance when …


Karnataka ready for tricky test

For a side that got better after every game in the group stage, their crushing victory over Mumbai in the quarterfinal in Nagpur has made Karnataka a …

Indian Cricket

Jadeja hits six sixes in an over, 154 off 69 in SCA district tournament

The allrounder struck smashed 15 fours and 10 sixes, six of them in one over, in his assault

Ravindra Jadeja

Six sixes in 1 over! Ravindra Jadeja warms up for South Africa tour

India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja hit six sixes in an over on way to a 69-ball 154 during an inter-district T20 tournament in Rajkot on Friday. …

Sports (India)

Ishant to miss Ranji semi-final due to ankle niggle

New Delhi, Dec 14 (PTI) Delhi will miss the services of its regular skipper Ishant Sharma in the upcoming Ranji Trophy semi-final against Bengal in …

Indian Cricket

How Rohit Sharma hits sixes at will, the double-ton master reveals secret

Soon after scoring a record breaking third double ton in ODIs, <b>Rohit Sharma revealed</b> the secret to scoring big and his art of hitting sixes at will. …


How can England stop Steven Smith?

Michael Hussey and Melinda Farrell discuss the imperious form of the Australian captain and the concerns over Craig Overton's fitness

Dawid Malan

Ranji Trophy final in Indore

<b>Mumbai:</b> The five-day Ranji Trophy final will be played at the Holkar Stadium, Indore, from December 29. Gujarat had defeated Mumbai at the same venue …

Indian Cricket

BCCI clears Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Shami and Umesh Yadav for Ranji Trophy semifinals

In a bid to keep the Test specialists match-ready, the BCCI has decided to allow the likes of Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav to turn up …

Indian Cricket

I trust a lot in my preparation: Washington Sundar | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

The story of how Team India's new comer Washington Sundar got his name is an interesting one.<p>Born in a Hindu family to Sundar, a former cricketer, …


Washington Sundar makes India debut in 2nd ODI against Sri Lanka

Washington Sundar made his ODI debut for India. (Express Photo by Kamleshwar Singh)<p>Don’t hesitate to bluff voters, Karnataka BJP leader tells …

Sports (India)

Mohammed Siraj, Basil Thampi to travel South Africa with Team India as net pacers

AB de Villiers

India vs Sri Lanka: Ajinkya Rahane’s omission from 1st ODI is baffling, to say the least

Ajinkya Rahane stereotyped as better suited to Tests, were dearly missed. (Source: AP)<p>At 29/7, India were wilting under the precision and relentless …


Bengal's monster 16-hour innings draws match with Gujarat

An Indian cricket team has demoralised their opponents by batting out nearly 16 hours to draw a five-day match on a dead wicket.<p>Bengal met reigning …

Indian Cricket

Ranji Trophy: Gambhir leads the way as Delhi enter semi-final

Delhi’s eight-year wait for a place in the Ranji Trophy semi-final ended following an authoritative run-chase for a seven-wicket victory over Madhya …

Sports (India)

Ranji Trophy: This defeat will stay with Mumbai forever, says Aditya Tare

Mumbai skipper rues lack of experience in bowling department after losing to Karnataka by an innnings and 20 runs in Ranji Trophy …


Ranji Trophy: Vidarbha beat Kerala by 412 runs to book semifinal berth

Left-arm orthodox spinner Aditya Sarwate (6/41) claimed a six-wicket haul as Vidarbha posted a comfortable 412-run win over Kerala in their Ranji …

Indian Cricket

Gambhir, Chandela lead breezy Delhi chase

Gautam Gambhir's 95 and another half-century from Kunal Chandela enabled Delhi to romp into the Ranji Trophy semi-finals with a seven-wicket win …

Indian Cricket

A season that never started

Mumbai’s quest for regaining the Ranji Trophy title came to a premature end on Sunday after a mauling by Karnataka in the quarterfinal. The writing …

Indian Cricket

Parthiv Patel injures finger during Ranji Trophy encounter against Bengal

Parthiv Patel led Gujarat to their first ever Ranji Trophy title. (Source: Express file)<p>Hyderabad youth shot at in Chicago, family seeks Indian …

Indian Cricket

Karnataka rout Mumbai by an innings to storm into semifinals

Karnataka inflicted an innings and 20 runs defeat on Mumbai with more than a day to spare in the Ranji Trophy quarterfinal in Nagpur on Sunday to …


Ranji Trophy: Battling fever, Karnataka opener Mayank emerges a strong soldier

There is no substitute for hard work and who would know it better than Karnataka opener Mayank Agarwal, this Ranji season's top run-scorer<p>There is no …

Indian Cricket

This team doesn’t have a tail: Shreyas

A majority of all-rounders who bat at No. 7 have to master the craft of playing second fiddle to specialist batsmen and farming the strike while …

Indian Cricket

Virat Kohli's Team India likely to travel with 4 extra pacers to South Africa; here's why

The team management has requested the BCCI to allow the four young fast bowlers to accompany the team to South Africa.<p>Basil Thampi, Mohammed Siraj, …


Ranji Trophy: Home is where the art is for these umpires

Mumbai and Karnataka could not play the ongoing Ranji Trophy quarter-final at the VCA Stadium on home soil thanks to BCCI's neutral venue …

Indian Cricket

Karnataka take 222-run lead against Mumbai, Gujarat on backfoot in Ranji Trophy

Karnataka put up a solid batting display to take a massive 222-run lead against Mumbai on the second day of the Ranji Trophy quarter-final here on …

Sports (India)

Ranji Trophy: Gautam and Shreyas strengthen Karnataka

If Mumbai had to claw its way back in the Ranji Trophy quarterfinal against Karnataka, the largely inexperienced bowling line-up had to bowl out of …


Ranji Trophy: Shreyas Gopal ton extends Karnataka’s advantage over Mumbai

Shreyas Gopal scored his fourth first class century against Mumbai. (File photo by Partha Paul)<p>Shreyas Gopal hit his fourth first class century for …

Indian Cricket

India has a great chance of winning in SA, says Dravid

Former captain Rahul Dravid feels the Virat Kohli-led Indian team has a “great chance” of winning a maiden Test series in South Africa next month …

Indian Cricket

Reluctance to host Pakistan may cost India the Asia Cup

According to Times of India , after losing the Under-19 Asia Cup due to their reluctance to host Pakistan , India is in danger of losing the senior …