Friday, Dec 09, 2022

Varun Chakravarthy


Varun Chakravarthy looks to up his game with new variation

April 14, 2022 7:46 pm

The 30-year-old leg-spinner was the highest wicket taker for KKR last season with 18 wickets from 17 matches and this season, he has got just four wickets from five games.

Quiz: IPL big-earners on auction day over the years

February 14, 2022 8:36 am

This week's quiz was on IPL big-earners on Auction day over the years. Winners: Sameer Sankhe (Thane), M. Amara Athiban (Chidambaram), Rupesh Newalkar (Mumbai).

Varun Chakravarthy set for debut as India start favourites versus Lanka in T20I series

July 24, 2021 4:42 pm

Having lost a game in the ODI series, Shikhar Dhawan's men would look to go one better against Sri Lanka with a team that is ahead in almost all departments.

'I still feel weak and dizzy': KKR's Varun Chakravarthy on COVID-19 recovery

May 22, 2021 1:22 pm

Having experienced the effect of COVID-19, Varun Chakravarthy's advice to all athletes is to give their bodies at least two weeks of complete rest after recovery before resuming any training.

Varun Chakravarthy, Sandeep Warrier doing fine; KKR on course for their next IPL match: Venky Mysore

May 03, 2021 11:20 pm

About seven hours before the start, the IPL match between KKR and Royal Challengers Bangalore had to postponed on Monday after the KKR duo tested positive.

Varun Chakravarthy fails fitness test again, T Natarajan at NCA with shoulder niggle

March 11, 2021 8:18 am

Varun Chakravarthy has repeatedly failed to clear the fitness test at the National Cricket Academy in Bengaluru while yorker specialist Natarajan is yet to join the squad here due to an apparent "shoulder niggle".

India selectors told 'fit' Varun Chakravarthy can’t throw

November 10, 2020 1:57 pm

Varun Chakravarthy has a labrum tear in his shoulder that doesn’t affect his bowling but hinders his throwing. It’s an injury that he has had for a while but has aggravated as the IPL progressed.

Rashid's defence to Varun's attack: 5 best bowling spells in IPL 2020

November 10, 2020 12:38 pm

Fifteen of the 56 official Man-of-the-Match awards have gone to bowlers. Here is a look at some of the best match-turning spells from the season so far.

Varun Chakravarthy on surprise India call-up: 'Feels surreal'

October 27, 2020 4:11 pm

"It feels surreal," said the architect-turned-mystery spinner Varun Chakravarthy after he got a maiden India call-up for the T20 series in Australia following his exploits for Kolkata Knight Riders in the ongoing IPL.

India T20, ODI, Test Squad for Australia tour: Rohit Sharma left out, Varun Chakravarthy earns maiden call-up

October 27, 2020 10:13 am

India T20, ODI, Test Squad, Players List for Australia Tour 2020-21: India will be touring Australia in November to take part in four Test matches, three ODIs and three T20Is.