Abhishek Nayar

  • Deodhar Trophy: Suryakumar Yadav replaces Abhishek Nayar in West Zone squad 22-03-2014 05:21 PM

    Mumbai: Attacking middle-order batsman Suryakumar Yadav has replaced his Mumbai teammate Abhishek Nayar in the West Zone squad for the Prof D B Deodhar Trophy tournament starting in Vishakapatnam from Sunday. The replacement was necessitated due to an injury sustained by Nayar, according to Mumbai Cricket Association Joint Secretary P...
  • Ashwin to get Polly Umrigar Award from BCCI 26-12-2013 02:13 PM

    New Delhi: Offspinner Ravichandran Ashwin will receive the Polly Umrigar Award from the BCCI for being India's best international cricketer of the year 2012-13. India's best performers in the senior and the junior level cricket in a period of 12 months from 1 October 2012 to 30 September 2013, will...
  • Ranji Trophy: Wasim Jaffer to lead Mumbai in place of injured Nayar 11-12-2013 03:18 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran Wasim Jaffer was on Wednesday named captain of Mumbai for their four-day Ranji Trophy Group A fixture against Orissa, starting at the Wankhede Stadium on December 14, in place of the injured Abhishek Nayar who is out of the game. "Nayar suffered a hip and ankle injury in...
  • Plan was to make Tendulkar play: Mohit Sharma 27-10-2013 08:44 PM

    Lahli: Refusing to get swayed away by the hype after dismissing Sachin Tendulkar, Haryana's young allrounder Mohit Sharma on Sunday said the plan was to "make him play" as much as possible in his side's much-awaited opening fixture of this season's Ranji Trophy match against Mumbai here. The retiring Tendulkar...
  • Ranji Trophy: Harbhajan takes six wickets to dismiss Odisha for 205 on Day 1 27-10-2013 05:40 PM

    Lahli: The hype was around Sachin Tendulkar before young Mohit Sharma cashed in on the moment with an all-round effort, which, however, could not prevent Mumbai from having their nose slightly ahead at the end of the first day of their much-anticipated Ranji Trophy opener against Haryana on Sunday. At...
  • We will go for win against West Indies A, says Abhishek Nayar 11-10-2013 07:07 PM

    Hubli: India A allrounder Abhishek Nayar on Friday expressed hope that they will be able to score a series-levelling win against the West Indies A on Saturday even as the wicket was not helpful for the bowlers. The hosts needed seven wickets for win on the final day tomorrow as...
  • 3rd unofficial Test: Pujara, Gambhir tons put India A ahead on Day 2 10-10-2013 05:51 PM

    Hubli: Out-of-favour opener Gautam Gambhir cracked his first century in more than two years as India A came up with a solid batting display to take firm control of the third unofficial 'Test' against the West Indies A on Thursday. Day two saw host batsmen dominating throughout as out-of-form skipper...
  • Not giving easy boundaries helped us to restrict WI A: Abhishek Nayar 09-10-2013 07:39 PM

    Hubli: Allrounder Abhishek Nayar, who led his team's bowling attack with a four-wicket haul, said not giving too many boundaries to the West Indies A batsmen helped India A restrict the visitors to 268 all out in their first innings of the third unofficial Test Series here Wednesday. "We had...
  • 3rd Unofficial Test: India A bowl out West Indies A for 268 on Day 1 09-10-2013 07:06 PM

    Hubli: On a day of fluctuating fortunes, West Indies A batted brilliantly in first two sessions before India A bowlers fought back strongly in the last session of the first day's play to share the honours in the third unofficial Test at the KSCA Stadium on Wednesday. Put in to...
  • Shimoga pitch is absolutely fine: Abhishek Nayar 04-10-2013 06:13 PM

    Shimoga: India A top-scorer Abhishek Nayar on Friday said even as they have conceded a 47-run lead against West Indies A but there was nothing to worry as there were no demons in the wicket. "There is no pressure on India. Obviously they have 47 runs lead. Let's see how...
  • As it happened: India A vs WI A, 2nd Unofficial Test, Day 3 04-10-2013 09:29 AM

    West Indies A 2nd innings Stumps, day 3: West Indies A made a slow starts in the second innings after taking a crucial lead in the first innings. West Indies A were 28 for 0...
  • India Blue beat Delhi in Challenger Trophy opener 26-09-2013 06:06 PM

    Indore: Virender Sehwag struck a fluent half-century in the first outing of his comeback bid into the national side but that was not good enough to prevent a formidable Delhi side from losing by 18 runs to India Blue in the opening game of NKP Salve Challenger Series here on...
  • Zol, Nayar hundreds round off India A draw 30-08-2013 05:33 PM

    Visakhapatnam: A maiden first-class century from Maharashtra batsman Vijay Zol, on debut, and a stroke-filled 102* from Abhishek Nayar rounded off a rain-hit draw between India A and New Zealand A at the Port Trust Diamond Jubilee Stadium on Friday. The chance of a result had been eliminated when the...
  • Nayar, Unmukt to lead India A against New Zealand 07-08-2013 03:24 PM

    Mumbai: Unmukt Chand will lead the one-day squad and Abhishek Nayar will be the captain for the three-day and four-day games against New Zealand A as BCCI's All India Senior Selection Committee announced the two squads on Tuesday. Former Indian opener Robin Uthappa finds a place in the one-day squad...
  • Nayar, Sandeep hurt by selectors' snub 30-01-2013 11:11 AM

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  • Youngsters key in Mumbai's Ranji win 28-01-2013 09:25 PM

    Mumbai thrashed Saurashtra by an innings and 125 runs to bag the Ranji Trophy title for the 40th time. ...