Elite Group

  • Washington: Indian scientist inducted into elite group of professors June 9, 2014

    Washington: An eminent Indian-American space scientist has been inducted into an elite group of professors by the University of North Dakota for his contribution in the field of space research. Dr Santhosh K Seelan of the Department of Space Studies at the University of North Dakota (UND) was inducted recently into...
  • Agarkar again unavailable for Ranji December 17, 2011

    Mumbai: Disgruntled former India pacer Ajit Agarkar has made himself unavailable to play for Mumbai for the third match running when the 39-time champions take on Punjab in their concluding Group A Elite Division tie here from December 21-24. "He's informed me that he would tell me in advance whenever he's...
  • Veteran pacer Bose dropped from Bengal squad December 17, 2011

    Kolkata: Veteran medium pacer Ranadeb Bose has been dropped from the 15-member Bengal squad that will play against Baroda in their final Ranji Trophy group league encounter in Vadodara from December 21. Bose was dropped from the playing XI against Delhi - a first for him in more than a decade. Although...
  • Elite Div: Nehra, Awana set up Delhi win December 2, 2011

    New Delhi: A stellar performance from Delhi’s new-ball bowlers Ashish Nehra and Parvinder Awana set the home team up for a crushing ten-wicket 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...
  • 'No action against Agarkar for leaving squad' November 30, 2011

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Cricket Association will not take any action against India discard Ajit Agarkar for returning home in a huff after being dropped from the Mumbai team for the Ranji Trophy Elite match against Orissa at Cuttack as he had taken permission to do so. "No action is being contemplated...
  • Kanitkar pulls out, Menaria to lead Rajasthan November 28, 2011

    Jaipur: Defending champions and hosts Rajasthan were dealt a blow ahead of their crucial Ranji Trophy Elite Group A match against Uttar Pradesh when captain Hrishikesh Kanitkar was ruled out due to a shoulder injury. Kanitkar has aggravated the shoulder injury he had sustained while fielding in the last match against...
  • Ranji: Ganguly to lead Bengal against Haryana November 26, 2011

    Kolkata: Former India skipper Sourav Ganguly will lead Bengal against Haryana in their Ranji Trophy away match from November 29, in the absence of regular captain Manoj Tiwary. Tiwary will be with the national squad for the upcoming one-day series against West Indies. Bengal vice-captain Wriddhiman Saha, who has been picked as...
  • TN's Kaushik ecstatic after good start in debut November 18, 2011

    New Delhi: Though he made a late start to his first-class career, 26-year-old Jagannathan Kaushik is not ruing that. The medium-pacer made his mark for Tamil Nadu on his Ranji debut against Delhi at the Feroz Shah Kotla here on Thursday. Kaushik, who took 3 for 41 in Delhi's first innings,...
  • Mumbai include Rahane, Agarkar for Karnataka tie November 15, 2011

    Mumbai: Mumbai have drafted in Ajinkya Rahane, who is in the India squad for the second Test against the West Indies but is not in the playing 11, to bolster their batting against Karnataka in the Ranji Trophy Elite Group A match starting from November 17. The Mumbai selectors have also...
  • Uthappa rues loss of momentum due to cramps November 11, 2011

    New Delhi: Robin Uthapa rued the break in momentum after he was forced to retire due to cramps as Karnataka ended the first day of their Ranji Trophy Elite Group match on 284-7 against Railways. The Karnataka batsman brought up his century in the first session of the match but did...
  • Dravid drops in to watch Karnataka Ranji game November 11, 2011

    New Delhi: The Karnail Singh Stadium had a surprise guest as star batsman Rahul Dravid dropped in to watch his state Karnataka play against Railways on the opening day of their second-round Ranji Trophy Elite Group match. Clad in a green T-shirt and blue denims, Rahul walked in at half-past 10,...
  • Elite Division: Kanitkar ton guides Rajasthan November 11, 2011

    New Delhi: Defending champions Rajasthan put up a strong show against Mumbai on the opening day of the second round of the Ranji Trophy Elite Division on Thursday, while last year's runners-up Baroda bowled out Madhya Pradesh for a paltry 63 to take a sizable first-innings lead. Rajasthan ended day one...
  • Nayar replaces Naik in Mumbai Ranji squad November 8, 2011

    Mumbai: All-rounder Abhishek Nayar has replaced an injured Prashant Naik in the 15-member Mumbai squad to take on defending champions Rajasthan in the four-day Elite Group A Ranji Trophy match, to be held at the Brabourne Stadium from November 10. The Mumbai team will be led by Wasim Jaffer, with Rohit...
  • Infosys makes it to Nasdaq’s elite list December 12, 2006

    New Delhi: Tech Bellwether Infosys will be on the Nasdaq-100 index from December 18. MD and CEO Nandan Nilekani says that the inclusion into the elite club is a proud moment. India's second-largest software company, Infosys Technologies Ltd says that its planned inclusion on the Nasdaq-100 will help it...