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Underestimate Yuzvendra Chahal at your own peril
Fri, May 22, 2015

Another facet of this aggressive spinner is his pace variation.

Saurabh Tiwary hopes for another shot on IPL return
Tue, May 05, 2015

Saurabh Tiwary no longer possessed the fear factor that he did in his early days.

With little help from Zaheer Khan, Nathan Coulter-Nile sinks KXIP
Sat, May 02, 2015

Comeback man Zaheer stuns KXIP and despite Miller's effort, Delhi's opening stand ensures a smooth victory.

Only my role in the team has changed, not my style: Axar Patel
Fri, May 01, 2015

Looks like this IPL is not going good for Punjab spinners. Axar Patel explains what's wrong with KXIP.

Ajinkya Rahane, Suresh Raina, Robin Uthappa; Pravin Amre, an old school problem solver for all
Thu, Apr 30, 2015

Praveen Amre has been the go-to man for many young Indian batsman who want to resurrect their technique.

No resources? No problem for strategist Gautam Gambhir
Wed, Apr 29, 2015

Gambhir was spot on in introducing Chawla who bowled three dot balls to McCullum before getting him with a wrong 'un.

IPL 8: Chris Gayle, bowlers fashion big win for RCB
Mon, Apr 27, 2015

RCB's fiery pacemen force the Delhi batsmen to tumble like pack of cards and trigger a soft dismissal for JP before Kohli-Gayle romp home.

IPL 8, DD v MI: Shreyas Iyer, Imran Tahir set house on fire
Fri, Apr 24, 2015

Leggie takes 3 to skittle MI out after opening batsman cracks 83 to hand Delhi first win at home in 10 games.

Delhi Daredevils chinaman KK Jiyas had no clue how rare his talent was
Wed, Apr 22, 2015

Jiyas was clueless about his abilities as chinaman bowler and his coach was also surprised.

Delhi Daredevils’ Domnic Joseph is an odd paceman out
Thu, Apr 16, 2015

Domnic not only push batsmen on the backfoot with his pace but can also produce perfect yorkers at will.

IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils’ losing streak extended after Deepak Hooda’s heroics for Rajasthan Royals
Sun, Apr 12, 2015

Chasing 185 for a win, Royals rode on Hooda’s 25-ball 54 to achieve the target on the last ball of the innings.

Ranji tophy: Delhi’s Manan Sharma lands KO blow
Mon, Feb 09, 2015

Manan Sharma returned a five-wicket haul as Delhi pulled off a dramatic 90-run win.

World Cup 2015: Batsmen who hurt their team’s fortunes with a dead bat
Sun, Feb 08, 2015

Across streets and mohallas, WC conversations are in full swing. Everyday we lend our ears to those voices.

Ranji Trophy: Punjab fritter away advantage
Sun, Feb 08, 2015

With two days remaining to be played in Patiala, a result is now a possibility.

Ranji Trophy: Manan Sharma rescues Delhi with fighting 77
Sat, Feb 07, 2015

Manan Sharma's gutsy unbeaten 77 was the lone bright spot in an otherwise poor batting show by Delhi.

Harbhajan Singh: Trump card for Punjab’s Ranji Trophy progress
Fri, Feb 06, 2015

Harbhajan is back in the side after missing three matches and it would fall on him to spin his side to glory.

Ranji Trophy: Delhi’s Manan Sharma on cloud 8
Fri, Jan 16, 2015

Manan Sharma takes 8 of 19 Odisha wickets to fall on Day 3; Delhi win by innings & 150 runs.

Ranji Trophy: Basant Mohanty gets his reward for keeping it straight, simple
Thu, Jan 15, 2015

This was Mohanty's fourth match this season and his five-wicket haul against Delhi has taken his season’s tally to 16.

Ranji Trophy: Unmukt Chand turns a corner
Wed, Jan 14, 2015

Opener scores patient century, his third of the season, and sets up a platform for Delhi.

Ranji Trophy: Delhi sit pretty, at home
Tue, Jan 13, 2015

Despite no standout individual performances, Gambhir’s side lead Group B with 23 points.

Ranji Trophy: Spinners take 10 wickets, Delhi bag seven points
Thu, Jan 01, 2015

Delhi have managed to collect 20 points so far and are placed at the top of the Group B table.

Sood traps Gujarat in his web
Wed, Dec 31, 2014

Delhi close in on bonus point after left-arm orthodox captures nine of the 16 wickets to fall on Day Three.

Ranji Trophy: Sleeping giant Virender Sehwag awakens
Tue, Dec 30, 2014

Virender Sehwag scores his first century of the season to help Delhi declare on 425 for 6.

Ranji Trophy: Unmukt Chand, Gautam Gambhir give Delhi blockbuster opening
Mon, Dec 29, 2014

If Unmukt was comfortable against Gujarat’s pacers, he was merciless against the spin.

Ranji Trophy: Axar Patel’s gain, Gujarat’s loss
Sun, Dec 28, 2014

In left-arm spinner Axar Patel’s absence, young Gujarat will have task cut out against Delhi.

As light fades Delhi record outright win over Rajasthan
Thu, Dec 25, 2014

Delhi who looked like they were running out of ideas. But the end eventually came for Rajasthan.

Ranji Trophy: Sumit Narwal shines, Rajasthan stumble
Wed, Dec 24, 2014

Responding to Rajasthan's first-innings score of 141, the Gambhir-led side declared their innings on 380 for six.

Ranji Trophy: Past, future stabilise present for Delhi
Tue, Dec 23, 2014

Mainly due to Sehwag (64) and Unmukt Chand (87*), Delhi take 60-run lead on a difficult Kotla pitch.

Ranji Trophy: Rajasthan win toss, but Delhi win day
Mon, Dec 22, 2014

After Rajasthan's 141/10, hosts Delhi were 10/1 at stumps with Varun Sood and Unmukt Chand battling on.

Ranji Trophy: Class-heavy Delhi take on in-transition Rajasthan
Sun, Dec 21, 2014

A class-heavy Delhi face a in-transition Rajasthan in their third Ranji Trophy match on Sunday.

India tour of Australia: Steven Smith, a 25-year old who has checked every box
Wed, Dec 17, 2014

Steve Smith has played just 23 Tests for Australia so far in his brief Test career.

Ranji Trophy: Delhi miss bonus, bag win against Saurashtra
Thu, Dec 11, 2014

Earlier the Delhi pacers put the hosts in a commanding position as they bowled out Saurashtra for 240.

Ranji Trophy: Sumit Narwal joins the party as Delhi sniff win
Wed, Dec 10, 2014

Narwal took an over to set up his line and length. Two balls into his next over, he delivered, trapping Chouhan for 64.

Ranji Trophy 2014: After Gautam Gambhir ton, Delhi’s tail wags
Tue, Dec 09, 2014

The day belonged to Awana, who carried his batting form to the bowling department.

Ranji Trophy: Gautam Gambhir battles his way to 38th century
Mon, Dec 08, 2014

Gambhir led from the front and remained unbeaten on 123 (14x4, 2x6) to lift Delhi to 260/6 on Day One.

Ranji Trophy: More than just reputations on the line for Delhi
Sun, Dec 07, 2014

Sehwag and Gambhir take fresh guard as they strive to put aside disappointment of missing the WC list.