January 23, 2021 12:40 pm
The 28-year-old, who finally made his Test debut in the Australia series after years of wait, said he risked aggravating his injury by bowling in the second innings but given what was at stake, "it was a no brainer".
January 06, 2021 4:13 pm
Does the scrawny pacer from Taraori, Haryana, with a whippy bowling action and the propensity to send stumps flying, possess the skillset and technical nous to survive the rigours of Test cricket in Australia?
November 28, 2020 12:41 pm
Be it Rohit Sharma’s hamstring injury or Ishant Sharma’s side strain, there have been more questions than answers over why the aforementioned players didn’t travel to Australia.
October 16, 2020 3:17 pm
The Australia series will be India's first international assignment since March, but selectors and team management have been left sweating over their pace attack, with Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Ishant Sharma being injured during the IPL.
September 29, 2020 9:10 am
Navdeep Saini stuck to his length and conceded just one boundary and dismissed Kieron Pollard in the Super Over.
May 15, 2020 4:34 pm
Navdeep Saini has been confined to his duplex home in Taraori in Haryana's Karnal district since the second week of March, with parents and nonagenarian grandfather for company.
February 17, 2020 2:45 pm
Navdeep Saini, who has claimed 18 wickets in the limited-over matches he has played so far, was included in India's Test squad for the upcoming two-match series against New Zealand.
February 16, 2020 9:58 am
Considering that Umesh Yadav and Navdeep Saini's role could be that of a stock bowler, a support cast to Mohammed Shami and Jasprit Bumrah, the management could pick the one who’s prospectively thriftier.
February 08, 2020 10:45 am
On a belter of a pitch, bowlers had little margin for error, and Thakur wasn’t the only bowler in that game to give away plenty. The experienced Tim Southee had been accounted for 85 runs off his 10 overs when New Zealand bowled. Kuldeep Yadav was virtually swept out of the park by Taylor and Latham.
January 11, 2020 5:42 pm
Navdeep Saini who was named 'Player of the Series' against Sri Lanka, jumped 146 places to the 98th spot. Shardul Thakur took five wickets in two games and rose to 92nd in the rankings after a fruitful series.