Saturday, Dec 20, 2014

SIDDHARTHA SHARMA

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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.

Delhi’s U-19 skipper in Ranji squad
Sun, Nov 30, 2014

Himmat has scored over 300 runs this season in Under-19 cricket.

Conditions, Apply: India’s top six batsmen
Thu, Nov 27, 2014

Just 3 1/2 months since India's debacle in England, the Test team has reached & begun practice fairly in Australia.

Piyush Chawla makes 100th match a memorable one
Mon, Nov 03, 2014

With the trophy in hand, he said that it was the ‘best match’ he had played in his first-class career.

Suicidal South Zone drop jaws, Duleep Trophy
Mon, Nov 03, 2014

Vinay Kumar’s men implode dramatically — 252/3 to 291 all out — to make Central victorious by 9 runs.

In 2nd innings, Robin Bist at his best
Sun, Nov 02, 2014

Bist thanked the heavens for a well deserved ton, helping Central set South a target of 300 runs.

Another KL Rahul ton puts South Zone on course
Sun, Nov 02, 2014

With selectors scheduled to pick the India team for the tour of Australia on December 4, Rahul has done his bit.

Murtaza tosses it up, gets tail
Sat, Nov 01, 2014

As long as Rahul was in the crease, Murtaza decided to bide his time.

All or none for Central Zone
Sat, Nov 01, 2014

Piyush Chawla’s team win the day, but with overall lead just 111, they will need to do a lot more on Day Four.

Duleep Trophy final: All or none for Central Zone
Fri, Oct 31, 2014

Chawla’s team win the day, but with overall lead just 111, they will need to do a lot more on Day 4.

KL Rahul senses an opening
Fri, Oct 31, 2014

With national selectors watching, South’s opener Rahul scores an unbeaten 168 to give the team 32-run lead.

In new avatar, Pragyan Ojha rolls up his sleeves
Thu, Oct 30, 2014

The reason for the left-arm spinner’s makeover was BCCI’s recent drive to weed out bowlers with suspect action.

Bist foot forward for Central Zone
Thu, Oct 30, 2014

No.3 batsman toils for 79 off 153 but Central Zone slip to 237 for 7 against South Zone at stumps on day one.

Duleep Trophy final: Long queue behind stumps
Wed, Oct 29, 2014

Three of those in running for the reserve keeper’s spot will be in action at the Duleep Trophy final.

Technical, knock-out
Fri, Sep 12, 2014

India’s fortunes plummeted dramatically in England, so would the stocks of youngsters like Pujara and Kohli.

I can finally go and watch Manan play: Sharma
Thu, Sep 11, 2014

That was till a Delhi court provided him relief last week when he received a certified copy of a May 24, 2014 verdict.

South Korea: Condescend to them at your own peril
Thu, Jun 12, 2014

Korea was the biggest surprise of the 2002 World Cup that they co-hosted with Japan.

Ecuador: The other Suarez seeks to bite back
Mon, Jun 09, 2014

The coach of the Honduras side — Luiz Fernando Suarez — will do his best to put one across his previous team.

Japan: An animated cheer
Sat, Jun 07, 2014

The Japan football team will have the super-powered Pikachu of Pokemon fame cheering them during matches.

Judoka Mann has a mission: Get a standing ovation in Dutch tourney
Wed, Jun 04, 2014

As it is difficult to find vegetarian food in European countries, this predicament is giving Sachin a headache.

IPL 7: Economy class for Harbhajan Singh
Sat, May 24, 2014

Harbhajan has been economical for a while now, beginning with the domestic one-dayers and T20s earlier this year.

From the PK, Bhuvi school
Thu, May 15, 2014

Sandeep has made his point here, using his strength — swing — to test a batsman’s patience.

IPL 7: DD sink after rain
Sun, May 11, 2014

Overall, it was Delhi’s 7th loss in the tournament and one that leaves them all but out of the reckoning.

IPL 7: Karun Nair scripts a Royals win at Kotla
Sun, May 04, 2014

The 22-year-old batted with composure to win his side the game with nine balls and seven wickets to spare.

Tweakers at sea in the desert
Thu, May 08, 2014

The UAE leg of the IPL has left most of the better known spinners with embarrassing statistics.

IPL 7: DD look to make most of home stretch
Sat, May 03, 2014

If ever a team needs a turn around in fortunes, it is the Kevin Pietersen-led Delhi Daredevils.

Maxwell’s theory of hitting
Sat, Apr 26, 2014

So far in the IPL, Maxwell leads the run charts and has hit the most sixes, dealing easily both spin and pace.

Virat Kohli: The odd man not out
Mon, Apr 07, 2014

Another factor that has given Kohli the status of a match winner is how he has paced his innings.

Rajat Bhatia ton not enough for Delhi
Thu, Dec 26, 2013

It was a resilient show by Nehra and Bhatia who together raised Delhi's hope for a draw.

Delhi face difficult chase on final day after Punjab strikes
Wed, Dec 25, 2013

Punjab were positive from the onset and knew that a lead of 300 plus would trouble the hosts.

Jiwanjot Singh makes life count
Tue, Dec 24, 2013

After being dropped on 40,Punjab opener scores unbeaten ton,his second of season.