ASHISH NEHRA

  • Gautam Gambhir to lead Delhi in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy March 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Out-of-favour India opener Gautam Gambhir will lead a 15-member Delhi side in the North Zone league of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 domestic tournament starting on March 28. The squad also includes Virender Sehwag despite his poor show with the bat in the domestic season so far, lanky right-arm...
  • IPL Auction 2014: Chennai buy 15 players over two days February 13, 2014

    A total of 154 players sold, including 50 overseas players, as the twoday IPL auction ended in Bangalore on Thursday, with Yuvraj Singh ending up as the topearner, bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore for a whopping Rs. 14 crore. Chennai Super Kings, who have already retained five players, brought eight players...
  • IPL Auction 2014: Chennai Super Kings pay 2 crore for Nehra February 12, 2014

    A total of 216 players went under the hammer on day one, but only 70 were sold with Yuvraj Singh ending up as the topearner, bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore for a whopping Rs. 14 crore. Chennai Super Kings, who have already retained five players, brought eight players on Wednesday. Ashish...
  • Ranji Trophy: Delhi host Karnataka in mustwin tie at Kotla December 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi face table toppers Karnataka at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Monday with a slim chance of making the Ranji Trophy quarterfinals. Delhi lie fifth in Group A with 19 points from seven games behind Punjab (23 points), Mumbai (23), Gujarat (26) and Karnataka (32), who have already qualified...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group A: Delhi skittle out Punjab for 74; Karnataka fight odds against Mumbai December 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi captain Gautam Gambhir's dogged insistence of playing on a seaming track was vindicated once again as the hosts bowled out Punjab for just 74 runs in on a foghit first day of the Ranji Trophy group A encounter here Sunday. At stumps, Delhi were 46 for two with...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy 201314, Round 2, Day 4 November 10, 2013

    Catch all the updates from Round 2 of the Ranji Trophy from November 7 to 10. On Day 4, Defending champions Mumbai look firm favourites to record their second outright victory against Punjab. Chasing a tough victory target of 399, Punjab were tottering at 108 for 4 at stumps on the...
  • Confident Gujarat to clash against starstudded Delhi November 6, 2013

    Surat: Buoyed by their comprehensive innings win over Vidarbha at Nagpur, Gujarat will take on a formidable Delhi team led by Gautam Gambhir, hoping for a similar performance to consolidate their position in Group A of Ranji Trophy. Delhi will also have Virender Sehwag, Ashish Nehra, Unmukt Chand, Mithun Manhas and...
  • Sehwag, Gambhir, Kohli in Delhi probables list for Challengers Trophy September 15, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi team's probables list bore a star-studded look with all the senior and U-19 national team players included in the 28-member list for the upcoming NKP Salve Challenger Series starting in Indore on September 26. The list includes Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, the two out-of-favour seniors Gautam Gambhir...
  • Umesh is the most talented fast bowler in India: Nehra May 13, 2013

    Chennai: Veteran leftarm seamer Ashish Nehra praised his Delhi Daredevils' teammate Umesh Yadav, terming him as the "most talented fast bowler" in the country at the moment and believes that his performance will have an impact on India's performance in the near future. "Umesh has done so well and if you...
  • Warner sets up Delhi's second win of the season April 28, 2013

    Raipur: The IPL bandwagon came to the capital of the state of Chhattisgarh in central India, Raipur, and the venue allotted to Delhi Daredevils as their home away from home provided them the platform for just their second win of the season. On its IPL debut, the Shaheed Veer Narayan...
  • Team profile: Delhi Daredevils will miss Pietersen, Taylor and Ryder dearly March 30, 2013

    New Delhi: From first swapping the attacking New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor with medium pacer Ashish Nehra, and then losing Kevin Pietersen and Jesse Ryder through injuries, it has been far from an auspicious beginning for Delhi Daredevils at the sixth edition of the IPL. It is still unclear why the...
  • Ashish Nehra likely to be fit for IPL 6 March 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Veteran left-arm pacer Ashish Nehra is slowly recuperating from a surgery on his left knee and is expecting to be fit in time before the start of the sixth edition of Indian Premier League. The 33-year-old Nehra went to London for the surgery and has returned to India...
  • Delhi trade Ross Taylor for Ashish Nehra ahead of IPL 6 February 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils on Tuesday exchanged Kiwi batsman Ross Taylor with Pune Warriors India bowler Ashish Nehra in the ongoing Indian Premier League Player Trading Window. Delhi bought the former New Zealand captain from Rajasthan Royals ahead of the fifth edition last year. "We are elated to have a batsman...
  • Ashish Nehra's Delhi future in doubt November 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Ashish Nehra's latest hamstring injury has put serious question marks over his future in the longer format for his home state Delhi after senior pacer pulled out after bowling only six overs on the first morning. Nehra opened the bowling for Delhi on Saturday and bowled six overs giving...
  • Ranji Trophy, round 3: Delhi, UP aim to extend leads November 16, 2012

    New Delhi: The third round of the 201213 Ranji Trophy season gets underway across the country on Saturday, with eight teams having posted outrights wins so far. With several others languishing at the bottom of their respective groups, the onus will be on senior players to try and inspire their...
  • Nehra insists Ganguly was 'rested' vs RCB May 13, 2012

    Jaipur: Ashish Nehra on Sunday said the controversy surrounding Sourav Ganguly's place in the Pune Warriors India team had no effect on the performance of the players and added that the skipper was "rested" in the team's previous match against RCB. "As far as I know, Ganguly took rest in...
  • Pune look to keep Chennai under the pump April 18, 2012

    Pune Warriors India will be looking to reaffirm their dominance over defending champions Chennai Super Kings in their return leg of the Indian Premier League (IPL) season five at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Thursday. The previous match between these two teams went down to the wire, with...
  • Gayle, de Villiers end Bangalore drought April 17, 2012

    Bangalore: AB de Villiers and Saurabh Tiwary took the required 21 runs off the last over bowled by Ashish Nehra to take Royal Challengers Bangalore to a thrilling sixwicket win against Pune Warriors India at the Chinnaswamy Stadium on Tuesday. Chasing 183 to win, Bangalore got off to a poor start,...
  • Nehra blames fielding for loss to KXIP April 13, 2012

    Mohali: Pune Warriors India's pacer Ashish Nehra has blamed it on the fielding lapses and not playing the full quota of 20 overs for his team's sevenwicket loss to Kings XI Punjab in their IPL match here at the PCA stadium on Thursday. "The kind of chances we got... [Robin]...
  • Elite Div: Nehra, Awana set up Delhi win December 2, 2011

    New Delhi: A stellar performance from Delhis newball bowlers Ashish Nehra and Parvinder Awana set the home team up for a crushing tenwicket win their first of the season over Baroda at the Feroz Shah Kotla here today. With this victory, Delhi jumped to the top of the...
  • Elite Div: Irfan, Nehra duel at the Kotla November 30, 2011

    New Delhi: A seesaw battle on the second day's play at the Feroz Shah Kotla ended with Delhi and Baroda fighting for the crucial firstinnings lead. In the morning session, Ashish Nehra's sixwicket haul reduced Baroda from 273 for 3 to 318 all out, after which Irfan Pathan continued his...
  • Battle of leftarm seamers in Delhi vs Baroda November 28, 2011

    New Delhi: It will be a battle between two immensely talented but currently outoffavour leftarm swing bowlers as Ashish Nehra and Irfan Pathan square off when hosts Delhi take on Baroda in a fourthround Ranji Trophy Elite Group encounter at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Tuesday. On paper, Baroda are favourites...
  • Nehra included in Delhi Ranji squad November 15, 2011

    New Delhi: Out of favour leftarm seamer Ashish Nehra is all set to play a firstclass match after a gap of three years, after being named in the 15member Delhi squad for their Ranji Trophy match against Tamil Nadu starting from November 17. Nehra last played in a firstclass match back...
  • WC: Dikshit announces Rs 1 cr for Delhi boys April 3, 2011

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Sunday announced an award of Rs 2 crore for Indian cricket team captain MS Dhoni and Rs 1 crore each for four Delhi players after their historic victory in the World Cup. "The Chief Minister has decided to honour the Indian captain...
  • Yuvraj denies Indian players involved in brawl May 13, 2010

    Gros Islet (St Lucia): Indian batsman Yuvraj Singh has denied reports that six Indian players were reportedly involved in a brawl at a pub in St Lucia. "There was no fight, not even an argument," Yuvraj wrote on his Twitter page, asking the media not to "make up stories". According to reports...
  • Ashish Nehra returns to India squad for West Indies tour June 17, 2009

    Ashish Nehra has found a place in the Indian squad for the West Indies tour to play four Oneday Internationals later this month and next month. ...