Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023

Ashok Dinda


Ex-cricketer Ashok Dinda attacked during election campaign in Bengal's Purba Medinipur

March 30, 2021 8:06 pm

Dinda was returning from a roadshow when his SUV was attacked around 4.30 pm by hundreds of "goons", wielding lathi and rods, his manager said.

Will always look to score boundaries off Ashoke Dinda on political pitch: Manoj Tiwary

March 10, 2021 2:37 pm

Manoj Tiwary said like he does in cricket, he would always offer a "straight bat" in politics as well and work for the people in a straightforward manner.

Ashok Dinda to play for Goa in upcoming domestic season

September 28, 2020 5:08 pm

Calling himself a victim of politics, Ashok Dinda had announced last year that he will not play for Bengal, who had ended runners-up in the 2019-2020 season.

Sidelined by Bengal, Ashok Dinda looks for fresh start with a new team

June 21, 2020 5:46 pm

Ashok Dinda, who is Bengal's second-highest wicket-taker after Utpal Chatterjee, was ousted following an ugly spat with bowling coach Ranadeb Bose last season.

Ranji Trophy: Ashok Dinda axed from Bengal squad for ‘abusing’ bowling coach

December 25, 2019 9:29 am

The veteran medium pacer, who has 420 wickets from 116 first-class matches, “abused” the team’s bowling coach Ranadeb Bose after the pre-match practice session on Tuesday.

Ashok Dinda backs R Ashwin, Jaydev Unadkat's suggestion of protective gears for bowlers

February 15, 2019 4:42 pm

India seamer Ashok Dinda, who was struck on the forehead during a match simulation session in Bengal's preparation for the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, talked about the requirement of protective gears for bowlers.

R Ashwin, Jaydev Unadkat call for face-masks to protect bowlers after Ashok Dinda incident

February 14, 2019 11:35 am

Much like the batsmen, fielders and umpires, R Ashwin and Jaydev Unadkat have called for some sort of protective gear for the bowlers as well. The suggestion comes in light of the incident involving Ashok Dinda.

Ashok Dinda cleared of serious injury after being struck on forehead

February 13, 2019 4:00 pm

Ashok Dinda has been cleared of any serious injury after he copped a blow to his forehead trying to take a catch in a Bengal T20 team training session in Kolkata.

Ranji Trophy 2017: Ashok Dinda's triple blow ignites Bengal qualification hopes

November 26, 2017 8:40 pm

Dinda brilliantly led Bengal's bowling attack to finish with figures of 3 for 41 from his 15 overs after the young duo of B Amit and Kanishk Seth took the first two wickets.

Leading, without the edge

May 08, 2014 6:04 pm

In RCB’s next match, it was umpire Billy Bowden’s turn to face Kohli’s wrath after a dubious lbw decision.