Karnataka knock out Rajasthan, enter Ranji semifinals

Karnataka knock out Rajasthan, enter Ranji semifinals

Saturday, 19 January 2019 | PTI | Bengaluru

Captain Manish Pandey and Karun Nair cracked brilliant half centuries as Karnataka registered a comprehensive six-wicket win over Rajasthan to storm into the semifinals of Ranji Trophy on Friday. Pandey (87) and Nair (61) shared an unbeaten 129-run partnership for the fifth wicket in just 24.5 overs on the fourth and...

India eye perfect finish to historic tour

India eye perfect finish to historic tour

Friday, 18 January 2019 | PTI | Melbourne

Buoyant and self-assured in equal measure, India would be eyeing a maiden bilateral ODI series triumph on Australian soil after the path-breaking Test conquest when they take on the home team in the tour finale here on Friday. The three-match series is level at 1-1 after Australia won the first ODI...

Hardik is crucial for team’s balance: Dhawan

Friday, 18 January 2019 | PTI | Melbourne

Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan on Thursday said suspended fast-bowling all-rounder Hardik Pandya is "crucial" for the team's balance but rejected suggestions that the side was struggling for a fifth bowler in the ongoing ODI series against Australia. India take on Australia in the series-decider on Friday. There are bound to be...

Kerala make maiden semifinal entry

Friday, 18 January 2019 | PTI | Wayand

Scripting history, Kerala stormed into the semifinals of the Ranji Trophy for the first time with a 113-run win over Gujarat on the third day of the quarterfinal on Thursday. This is the first time that the Kerala team has entered the last four stage of the prestigious tournament in over...

Rajasthan Royals owner set to sell stakes

Friday, 18 January 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Indian Premier League franchise Rajasthan Royals' owners are all set to sell half of their stakes in order to give the side a much needed financial boost ahead of the 12th edition of popular league. It has been learnt that the current franchise owners have approached key BCCI officials and intimated...

Ganguly backs Pandya-Rahul to learn from mistakes

Friday, 18 January 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly on Thursday said "we should move on" from the controversy surrounding Hardik Pandya and K L Rahul's sexist comments because he is sure the two will learn from it and become better persons. Speaking at an event here, Ganguly said he hasn't seen the 'Koffee with...

Finch promises natural aggressive game

Friday, 18 January 2019 | PTI | Melbourne

Australia captain Aaron Finch on Thursday declared that he will return to his "natural" aggressive game in the series-deciding third ODI against India after being left "frustrated" by a cautious approach while searching for runs.      Finch has been going through a bad patch for a long time and the sword...

NZ announce squad for India ODIs

Friday, 18 January 2019 | PTI | Wellington

New Zealand on Thursday brought back Tom Latham and Colin de Grandhomme for the ODI series against India starting next week in Napier, fielding the strongest possible squad to take on the world No 2 side. Both Latham and de Grandhomme were rested during the 3-0 clean sweep of Sri Lanka,...

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