Shocked at India's humiliation at the hands of Australia in the first Test, former wicket-keeper batsman Farokh Engineer today questioned the nature of Pune pitch and slammed the home batsmen for their poor shot selection which cost them the match. DNA, 9 hours ago
His great grandfather played Test cricket for both England and India.His grandfather was arguably the most charismatic captain India has had. Taimur Ali Khan Pataudi's great grandfather Iftikhar Ali Khan Pataudi scored a Test century on debut. The series was the Bodyline series of 1932-1933, and the century was made in the first Test against Australia at Sydney. The 8th Nawab of Pataudi didn't care for Douglas Jardine's methods to keep the free scoring Australian genius Don Bradman in check and ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
Opener Lokesh Rahul struck a stunning century at the MA Chidambaram Stadium to lead India's response in the fifth and final Test against England here on Sunday. - Scorecard - PHOTOS: Brilliant KL Rahul steals show on Day 3 However, the opener was unfortunate to get out just one run short of his maiden double hundred in the last hour of the day. At Stumps on Day 3, India were comfortably placed at 391-4, and still trail by England's first innings score of 477 by 86 runs. Here ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
Several records were set on Sunday during India's innings, says Rajneesh Gupta. IMAGE: Virat Kohli and Jayant Yadav added 241 runs, the highest 8th wicket partnership for India. Photographs: BCCI Skipper Virat Kohli slammed his third double century of the year as his magnificent 235 powered India to a mammoth 631, a lead of 231 runs, in its first innings on the fourth day of the fourth Test against England on Sunday. Allrounder and number 9 batsman Jayant Yadav (104) hit his maiden Test ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
Pune - India's first business repository, the Tata Central Archives (TCA), celebrated its silver jubilee with an expo and a symposium here on Saturday. The archives has a massive collection of over 1.5 million letters, documents, photographers, images, group ...Sify, 2 months ago
Jayant Yadav became the fifth number nine Indian player to post a fifty vs England in Tests on Indian soil, joining Bapu Nadkarni, Farokh Engineer, Syed Kirmani and Anil Kumble. Last Updated: Monday, November 28, 2016 - 21:38 Mohali: Statistical highlights on ...Zee News, 2 months ago
India’s lower order put on a rock-solid show to help the hosts take a slender lead. - PHOTOS: Ashwin, Jadeja and Jayant leave England reeling - Ashwin's all-round show puts India in control Here are the statistical highlights from Day 3 of the third cricket Test between India and England in Mohali on Monday. IMAGE: Jayant Yadav scored his maiden Test 50 on Monday. Photograph: BCCI # Ravindra Jadeja (90) posted his highest score in Tests -- his previous best was 68 vs England at ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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