MA Chidambaram

  • Chennai Corporation seals three stands at Chepauk May 23, 2013

    Chennai: Days after the Supreme Court's interim relief to Tamil Nadu Cricket Association expired on May 14, Chennai Corporation officials on Thursday sealed three stands at the MA Chidambaram stadium here. On a petition by the TNCA after I, J and K stands were sealed by the Chennai Corporation, the Supreme...
  • Snapshot: Sakshi Dhoni, Shruti Haasan spotted at IPL match April 26, 2013

    Chennai Super Kings Skipper MS Dhoni's wife Sakshi was spotted during the IPL-6 match at MA Chidambaram stadium in Chennai between Chennai Super Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad on Thursday. Actor Kamal Haasan's daughter and actress Shruti Haasan and Sunrisers Hyderabad owner Kalanidhi Maran's wife Kavery Kalanidhi and daughter were also...
  • In pics: The IPL 6 venues March 30, 2013

    The Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium hosts match for the local team, Delhi Daredevils. (Getty Images)The Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium in Mohali is the home ground for the Adam Gilchrist-led Kings XI Punjab. (Getty Images)The MA Chidambaram Stadium is the home ground for two-time IPL winners (2010 and 2011) Chennai Super Kings. (Getty Images)
  • A ticket-deprived cricket fan's open letter to TNCA February 27, 2013

    A badly let-down fan appeals to the TNCA after being left stranded, along with thousands of others, outside the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. To, The President, Tamil Nadu Cricket Association, Chennai Subject: Let-down at Chepauk Dear Sir, Please bear with me. Yes, I know we have witnessed a great cricket match. That we are...
  • 1st Test: Eight-wicket win gives India the series lead February 26, 2013

    Chennai: It took India nine overs to snap an obdurate last-wicket Australian stand, and 11.3 to achieve the 50 runs needed to claim a series lead. Australia came out on Sunday with a lead of 40 but were only able to nine to that before the No. 11 Nathan Lyon...
  • I will be fit for the opening Test, says Michael Clarke February 12, 2013

    Sydney: Recovering from a hamstring problem, Michael Clarke remains a doubtful starter for the second warmup game but the Australian skipper is confident that he will be fit for the opening Test against India beginning in Chennai on February 22. Never to have missed a Test through injury in his...
  • Border-Gavaskar Tests to start in Chennai, end in Delhi January 14, 2013

    New Delhi: The BCCI has revised the schedule for the upcoming four-Test series between India and Australia next month, allotting the opener to Chennai followed by fixtures in Hyderabad, Mohali and Delhi. As the per the new itinerary, the first Border-Gavaskar Test will be held at the MA Chidambaram Stadium...
  • India vs Pakistan, 1st ODI: As it happened December 30, 2012

    Pakistan batsmen continue to milk Indian bowlers on their way to the 228-run target. Need under 30 runs now....
  • Nike unveils new Indian cricket gear July 17, 2012

    Chennai: Nike, the official apparel sponsor for the BCCI, on Tuesday launched its new range of training gear for the Indian team, with Duncan Fletcher and six members of the one-day team present at a function at the M A Chidambaram Stadium. The kit was unveiled ahead of India’s limited-overs tour...
  • Cricketainment: Delhi top order gave it away May 12, 2012

    CNN-IBN's cricket experts feel that Delhi's top-order collapse turned it into a one-sided win for Chennai. ...
  • BCCI may shift IPL final from Chennai May 8, 2012

    New Delhi: With empty seats due to lack of official clearance for a few stands becoming an eyesore during IPL matches in Chennai, there is a move within the BCCI to shift the eliminator and the final to an alternate venue to ensure a full house. While most of the other...
  • Cricketainment: Fielding cost Deccan dear May 4, 2012

    CNN-IBN's cricket experts feel Deccan Chargers' below-par fielding cost them a win against Chennai Super Kings. ...
  • Raina first ever to cross 2000 runs in IPL May 1, 2012

    Chennai: Chennai Super Kings' Suresh Raina became the first-ever batsman to cross 2000 runs in the Indian Premier League on Monday. Raina achieved the feat during the course of his 44-run knock against Kolkata Knight Riders at the MA Chidambaram Stadium. Prior to this match, the left-handed Raina had 1865 runs...
  • We were unsure about the wicket: Fleming April 5, 2012

    Chennai: Having crashed to a humiliating eight-wicket defeat against Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League (IPL) five opener on Wednesday, Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming said that they were done in by a lack of knowledge about the new home wicket at the MA Chidambaram Stadium. "It is little...
  • Ranji final: TN slide after Rajasthan's 621 January 22, 2012

    Chennai: Rajasthan pacers struck three quick blows to reduce Tamil Nadu to 66 for 3 after Vineet Saxena's marathon knock of 257 helped the visitors to 621 all out, confirming their grip on the Ranji Trophy final at stumps on day three. Rituraj Singh (2 for 27) and Pankaj Singh (1...
  • Ranji final: Rajasthan 221 for no loss January 19, 2012

    Chennai: It was one-way traffic at the MA Chidambaram Stadium, as Rajasthan openers Aakash Chopra and Vineet Saxena carried the defending champions to 221 for no loss at stumps on day one of the 2011-12 Ranji Trophy final. You can't blame Tamil Nadu for having a sense of déjà vu....
  • Bat-heavy TN take on spirited Rajasthan January 18, 2012

    Chennai: With a balanced squad and the benefit of playing at home, Tamil Nadu would look to outwit defending champions Rajasthan in the five-day Ranji Trophy final starting here on Thursday. Making their 11th attempt to win the coveted title for only the third time, Tamil Nadu will bank on home...
  • Tamil Nadu to host Rajasthan for Ranji final January 13, 2012

    New Delhi: Tamil Nadu will host defending champions Rajasthan in the final of the Ranji Trophy at MA Chidambaram Stadium from January 19. This will be Tamil Nadu's first appearance in a Ranji Trophy final since 2003-04, when they lost to Mumbai on a first-innings basis at the MA Chidambaram Stadium. Tamil...
  • 5th ODI: Time for India to test bench strength March 28, 2012

    New Delhi: With Virender Sehwag's double-hundred having sunk in and the series in the bag, the fifth and final ODI at Chennai's MA Chidambaram Stadium presents India an opportunity to test their bench strength ahead of their tour to Australia. The spotlight in the last two days has been on...