featurecricketa year ago

Deepak Chahar transforms himself into a fortified god, but not overnight

Deepak Chahar runs in to bowl, with the new cherry in his hand, the fans are absolutely delighted and assured that he will pick up wickets with the new ball. But what transpired in Colombo is and will not be a one-time affair.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featurecricket2 years ago

Vijay Hazare Trophy 2020-21 | An in-depth low-down of the group stages

Only 9 teams remain in the Vijay Hazare Trophy with 7 of those sides - Gujarat, Mumbai, Saurashtra, Andhra, Karnataka, UP and Kerala - having already booked their place in the quarter-final. Delhi will take on Uttarakhand to decide the final quarter-finalist in what has been a humdinger of a season.
Anirudh Suresh
featurecricket3 years ago

I see a cultural change in Tamil Nadu cricket because of change in natural habitat, insists Lakshmipathy Balaji

Lakshmipathy Balaji is of the opinion that spin-friendly wickets in Tamil Nadu has brought about a cultural change in the state, with the team turning towards spinners. The former Indian pacer also reminisced his injury-ridden career while expressing contentment in hindsight.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket3 years ago

From playing World Cup for Kenya to piling runs for Tripura - Tanmay Mishra crosses a spectrum

After Brad Haddin and Michael Clarke guided Australia to a total of 324, Australia would hardly have expected any resistance from the Kenyan outfit. But as it did, the minnows gave a good account of themselves in Bangalore in the 2011 World Cup, with a certain Indian name dominating proceedings.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket3 years ago

Vijay Hazare Trophy Final | Tamil Nadu vs Karnataka - Statistical Preview

Five-time champions Tamil Nadu will try to extend their record while a strong Karnataka side will try to resist them as the two sides face each other in the final of the Vijay Hazare Trophy this Friday. Tamil Nadu, as per Bodog, will have an edge even though the match is being played in Bangalore.
Bodog India
featurecricket3 years ago

The day when an underdog story is not as sweet

One of the greatest joys of cricket is the victory of the underdog. When a small team like Assam created history by reaching 2015-16 Ranji seems, a section of fans suddenly woke up from their slumber to applaud the brilliance. Unfortunately, it was difficult to have the same feelings on Monday.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket3 years ago

Grappled with injuries, Baba Indrajith vows to return with a bang

470 runs in nine innings at an average of 78.33. Baba Aparajith is smashing the bowlers to smithereens in the Vijay Hazare Trophy, helping Tamil Nadu having a monopoly of their own in Group C. Indrajith, however, had to be contained checking the scores on his phone, being proud of his brother.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket3 years ago

I’m at the peak of my powers, says Saurashtra captain Jaydev Unadkat

‘One for the future’, Wasim Akram was indeed right about a tall and lanky left-arm pacer who had just received his first IPL contract with KKR. It was 2010, a year that turned out to be life-changing for a 19-year-old who on today’s date is leading the Saurashtra team in a new domestic season.
Sritama Panda
featurecricket3 years ago

'We falter a bit but it’s going to come good this season' - Varun Aaron confident of Jharkhand's chances

Ahead of Jharkhand’s Vijay Hazare opener against Mumbai on Wednesday, Varun Aaron has stated that the team is confident to break the knock-out jinx and lift the trophy that they had last won in 2011. Aaron has added that the team has a great balance of juniors and seniors which augurs well for them.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket3 years ago

Vijay Hazare Trophy will help us gel well as a team before Ranji Trophy, says Siddhesh Lad

Mumbai’s batting mainstay Siddhesh Lad has stated that Vijay Hazare Trophy happening before the Ranji Trophy will be of great help for the team to gel well ahead of the premier domestic event. Lad, who also led Mumbai last year, stated that some exciting talents are coming through the ranks.
Bastab K Parida