Laxmi Ratan Shukla

  • Ranji Trophy semis: Fallah rips apart Bengal; Maharashtra in control 18-01-2014 07:49 PM

    Indore: Left-arm seamer Samad Fallah exposed the poor technique of Bengal's batsmen with some incisive swing bowling to put Maharashtra in the driver's seat on the first day of their Ranji Trophy semi-final here on Saturday. Fallah wrecked havoc with the new ball claiming seven for 58 in 16.4 overs...
  • Ranji Trophy: Gutsy Bengal take on confident Maharashtra in semis 17-01-2014 11:39 AM

    Indore: It will be a battle between top-notch batting line-up against a quality seam attack when Maharashtra with the likes of Kedar Jadhav and Vijay Zol take on Laxmi Ratan Shukla-led Bengal in the Ranji Trophy semi-finals, starting here on Saturday. Bengal, who have been a surprise package in the...
  • Sourav Ganguly bats for Laxmi Ratan Shukla's India comeback 15-01-2014 09:54 PM

    Kolkata: Urging Bengal skipper Laxmi Ratan Shukla not to lose hope for a India comeback, Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday said the national selectors would surely be noticing the allrounder's sparkling show if they make the Ranji final. "If Bengal make the final, Shukla's performance will be counted by the national...
  • Laxmi Shukla docked full match fees for Bengal's slow over-rate 12-01-2014 06:24 PM

    Kolkata: Bengal captain Laxmi Ratan Shukla has been docked his full match fees as his team couldn't maintain the required over-rate during their quarter-final win over Railways at the Eden Gardens. Bengal were 11 overs in arrears, including seven in the first innings, something that has happened for the second...
  • Bengal trump Railways, enter Ranji Trophy semis 12-01-2014 02:51 PM

    Kolkata: A spirited Bengal downed bitter foes Railways by 48 runs in their controversy-filled match to set up a Ranji Trophy semi-final clash against Maharashtra at the Eden Gardens on Sunday. Chasing a target of 271, Railways were bundled out for 222 in 83.3 overs with Laxmi Ratan Shukla leading...
  • Ranji Trophy quarters: Railways hold edge over Bengal chasing 271 11-01-2014 05:57 PM

    Kolkata: Railways captain Murali Kartik took the attack back to the opposition camp with a timely half-century as the visitors need another 154 runs with seven wickets in hand as their Ranji Trophy quarter-final against hosts Bengal hangs in balance at the end of the fourth day. Chasing a target...
  • Ranji Trophy quarters: Shukla leads Bengal's recovery against Railways 10-01-2014 06:27 PM

    Kolkata: Skipper Laxmi Ratan Shukla's valiant unbeaten half-century helped Bengal stage a remarkable fight-back against Railways in their controversy-marred Ranji Trophy quarter-final at the Eden Gardens on Friday. The third day's proceedings saw both the teams engaged in heated exchange of words as about 2,000-odd spectators also played their part...
  • Ranji Trophy: Confident Bengal face Railways hurdle 07-01-2014 06:01 PM

    Kolkata: High on confidence after recording back-to-back wins, hosts Bengal would look to derail the Railways team when they clash in Ranji quarter-finals from Wednesday, weeks after an ugly 'Mankaded' incident marred an earlier rubber between the two teams. After being written off in the league stage, two-time champions Bengal...
  • Humble Shami enjoys being with Ranji team-mates 04-01-2014 08:52 PM

    Kolkata:He might have cemented his place in the India team in less than a year's time, but Mohammad Shami is not flying high as the pacer on Saturday cherished returning to his roots and bowled to his Bengal team-mates, boosting their morale ahead of their Ranji Trophy quarters against Railways....
  • Bengal bolstered by return of Saha, await BCCI call on Shami 03-01-2014 05:25 PM

    Kolkata: Bengal will be bolstered by the return of regular wicketkeeper batsman Wriddhiman Saha in their grudge Ranji Trophy quarter-final match against Railways at the Eden Gardens from January 8 to 12. "He (Saha) is available for the quarters," Bengal skipper Laxmi Ratan Shukla said on the sidelines of the...
  • Ranji Trophy: Bengal look to sort batting woes against Services 27-11-2013 07:33 PM

    New Delhi: The Bengal team under Laxmi Ratan Shukla will aim to put up a dominant performance against an upbeat Services team, when the two sides will square up for their fifth round Group B Ranji Trophy encounter at the Airforce ground in Palam from Thursday. Bengal are currently placed...
  • Upbeat Rajasthan welcome Bengal on a seam-friendly track 06-11-2013 08:23 PM

    Jaipur: It will be a battle of pacers as two-time Ranji Trophy champions Rajasthan led by old warhorse Hrishikesh Kanitkar take on a Laxmi Ratan Shukla's gritty Bengal side in a group B encounter of the Ranji Trophy at a seamer-friendly Sawai Man Singh Stadium on Thursday. Rajasthan suffered an...
  • Laxmi Ratan Shukla to lead Bengal Ranji team 23-10-2013 08:08 PM

    Kolkata: All-rounder Laxmi Ratan Shukla will lead the 15-member Bengal team in the upcoming Ranji Trophy match against Baroda at the Jadavpur University cricket ground here from Sunday. Cricket Association of Bengal Joint secretary Sujan Mukherjee Wednesday announced the team. He said, "Bengal have played many matches this season where...
  • KKR's Laxmi Shukla ruled out for season with knee injury 27-04-2013 02:06 PM

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders might have ended their losing streak, but their injury woes have become worse with Laxmi Shukla ruled out for the season, while Manoj Tiwary laid low for at least a week. The team management on Friday confirmed that Tiwary would not be travelling with their side...
  • Shukla, Mondal power Bengal to 4-run win over Baroda 26-03-2013 07:02 PM

    Indore: Skipper Laxmi Ratan Shukla led from the front with a punishing knock as Bengal beat Baroda by four runs in a Super League (group B) match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Twenty20, here on Tuesday. Put into bat at the Holkar Stadium, Bengal made a decent 149 for four...
  • KKR's Shukla seeks Webster's advice 27-03-2012 08:22 AM

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