MANISH PANDEY

  • Karnataka face arch-rivals Tamil Nadu in Ranji Trophy December 6, 2014

    Bengaluru: All eyes will be on Robin Uthappa, Manish Pandey and Stuart Binny, the trio who are looking to make the final cut for the 2015 World Cup, as defending champions Karnakata begin their Ranji Trophy campaign against arch-rivals Tamil Nadu at Chinnaswamy Stadium on Sunday. Fresh from their Vijay Hazare...
  • Manish Pandey guides Karnataka to semi-finals with win over Mumbai November 21, 2014

    Vadodara: Talented Manish Pandey continued his good form in limited overs format as his unbeaten 99 helped defending champions Karnataka beat Mumbai by four wickets to enter the semi-final of the National One Day Championship for the Vijay Hazare Trophy. Put into bat, Mumbai scored 286 for eight in 50 overs...
  • Vijay Hazare Trophy: Manish Pandey hits ton as Karnataka win November 10, 2014

    Secunderabad: Manish Pandey smashed a quickfire unbeaten century before pacer Abhimanyu Mithun scalped four wickets to guide Karnataka to a comfortable 104- run win over Tamil Nadu in a South Zone leg match of the Vijay Hazare Trophy here on Monday. Coming on to bat a No. 4, Pandey scored an...
  • Pandey, Nair half centuries help Karnataka crush Goa by 7 wickets November 8, 2014

    Secunderabad: Manish Pandey and Karun Nair struck unbeaten half centuries as Karnataka cantered to an easy seven-wicket victory over Goa in a South Zone leg of the Vizay Hazare Trpohy on Saturday. Pandey (69 not out) and Nair (78 not out) stitched 142 runs for the unbroken fourth-wicket stand as Karnataka...
  • Rohit Sharma, Manish Pandey score tons as India A beat Sri Lanka October 30, 2014

    Mumbai: A fit-again Rohit Sharma and Manish Pandey slammed strokeful centuries as India A feasted on Sri Lanka's mediocre attack before registering a comfortable 88-run victory in a warm-up match for the visitors ahead of their ODI series against India, here on Thursday. Playing his first match after recovering from a...
  • Virat deserved India cap earlier than me, says Pandey October 14, 2014

    New Delhi: He started his career as an equally talented U-19 cricketer like his illustrious peer Virat Kohli but Manish Pandey believes his former India colts colleague "fully deserved to play for the country" ahead of him. Six years since their U-19 World Cup win in Kuala Lumpur, Kohli has established...
  • Akshar Patel included for last two ODIs and only T20 against West Indies October 14, 2014

    Left-arm spinner Akshar Patel has been included in the squad for the remaining two ODIs against the West Indies. Akshar, who plays for Kings XI Punjab in IPL, has also found a place in the one-off T20 against the West Indies along with Manish Pandey. The T20 is scheduled to...
  • CLT20: Clinical Kolkata post easy win over Hobart to storm into final October 2, 2014

    Hyderabad: Veteran Jacques Kallis brought his years of experience into play as he guided Kolkata Knight Riders to their maiden Champions League T20 final having comfortably beaten Australia's Hobart Hurricanes by seven wickets, here on Thursday. Chasing a target of 141, Kallis anchored the chase to perfection with an invaluable unbeaten...
  • CLT20: There was no room for complacency, says Gautam Gambhir September 29, 2014

    Hyderabad: Their place in the semi-final already assured ahead of Monday's encounter, Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir said there was no place for complacency in their inconsequential final Group A match of the Champions League Twenty20 against Dolphins. Robin Uthappa and Manish Pandey smashed attacking half centuries to keep IPL...
  • CLT20: Kolkata Knight Riders stay unbeaten with win over Dolphins September 29, 2014

    Hyderabad: Robin Uthappa and Manish Pandey smashed attacking half centuries to keep IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders winning run intact with a convincing 36-run victory over Dolphins in an inconsequential Group A match of the Oppo Champions League Twenty20, on Monday. While Utahappa blazed his way to a fiery 85 off...
  • Manoj Tiwary, Manish Pandey script 70run win for India A July 22, 2014

    Darwin: Manoj Tiwary and Manish Pandey missed out on threefigure marks but their contrasting innings were enough to guide India 'A' to a comprehensive 70run win over South Africa 'A' in the second match of the quadrangular series on Tuesday. Tiwary blazed his way to a 73ball 93 while Manish Pandey...
  • Triumphant KKR return to hero's welcome in Kolkata June 2, 2014

    Kolkata: The triumphant Kolkata Knight Riders returned to their base to a hero's welcome with thousands of supporters lining up at the airport, shouting team slogans and waving purple flags. It was KKR skipper Gautam Gambhir who was the first to come out of the exit door with the glittering IPL...
  • This win more satisfying than 2012, says Sunil Narine June 2, 2014

    Bangalore: Rejoicing after Kolkata Knight Riders lifted their second IPL title by beating favourites Kings XI Punjab in the final, offspinner Sunil Narine said the triumph this year is more satisfying than their maiden trophy win in 2012. KKR chased down 200 runs on Sunday to become the only team after...
  • I like to bat in crunch situations, says Manish Pandey June 2, 2014

    Bangalore: Manish Pandey, who scripted a memorable threewicket win for Kolkata Knight Riders against Kings XI Punjab on Sunday in the IPL 7 final, said he always enjoys batting in crunch situations. "I'm very optimistic, and I love to play the crunch game. We got ten in the first over, and...
  • Best moments from the IPL7 season June 2, 2014

    Undoubtedly IPL is a big platform for players. Some get paid for their brilliance by getting a callup to the national fold and some perish with their mediocre performances. Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab paved their way to the IPL7 final in style. Riding on Manish Pandey's...
  • Gautam Gambhir hails his team after securing 2nd IPL title June 2, 2014

    Bangalore: An elated Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir on Sunday said that the triumph was even sweeter as not many people gave them a chance after the first seven matches in IPL this year. "Where we were after first seven games, not many people thought we would be here," Gambhir...
  • Kolkata goes euphoric after KKR's blockbuster IPL7 win June 2, 2014

    Kolkata: Kolkata erupted in joy twice over as firecrackers lit up the sky and fans were out on streets after the home franchise, Kolkata Knight Riders registered a nailbiting threewicket win over Kings XI Punjab for their second IPL title. No sooner Piyush Chawla sealed the chase with a boundary in...
  • How Manish Pandey's brilliance helped KKR clinch IPL 7 title June 2, 2014

    In what was a thrilling final, Kolkata Knight Riders clinched the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2014 in a humdinger against Kings XI Punjab at Bangalore. After Wriddhiman Saha's brilliant 115 not out took Kolkata to 199, it was down to Manish Pandey's match winning 94 that helped KKR to their...
  • Manish Pandey's 50ball 94 powers Kolkata to second IPL title June 1, 2014

    Bangalore: Riding on Manish Pandey's brilliant 50ball 94, Kolkata Knight Riders clinched their second IPL title in three years with a 3wicket win over Kings XI Punjab in an exhilarating summit clash of IPL 7 here on Sunday. Pandey, who was the first Indian to score a century in IPL, sent...
  • IPL 7: Reuniting with Kallis helped me, says Manish Pandey April 17, 2014

    Abu Dhabi: On a high after playing a crucial role in Kolkata Knight Riders' stunning IPL win over defending champions Mumbai Indians, Manish Pandey said reuniting with Jacques Kallis, the veteran with whom he previously played in the Royal Challengers Bangalore team, helped him rediscover some lost form. Pandey's 64...
  • Karnataka, Tamil Nadu post win in Vijay Hazare Trophy February 27, 2014

    Bangalore: Karnataka inflicted a crushing six-wicket defeat on Andhra Pradesh in the south zone leg of the Vijay Hazare Trophy on Thursday. An allround performance ensured an easy victory for Karnataka as their batsmen and bowlers fired in unison to force Andhra concede the match easily at the Chinnaswamy Stadium. Andhra, sent...
  • IPL Auction 2014: Kolkata go for Manish Pandey, Chris Lynn on Day 2 February 13, 2014

    Kolkata knight Riders, known for spending big in the IPL auction, were quite modest in spending in the IPL7 auction. Their top buy this season was the retired South African allrounder, Jacques Kallis. Kolkata bought Kallis by using their Right to Match card for Rs 5.5 crore. They spent Rs 5...
  • Uncapped players to feature in IPL auction for first time January 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Some of India's up and coming talents, including Unmukt Chand and Rishi Dhawan, are expected to feature in the IPL auction for the first time as they feature in the 651strong list of uncapped players to be put under the hammer on February 12 and 13 in Bangalore. The...
  • As it happened: Karnataka vs Maharashtra, Ranji Trophy final, Day 2 January 30, 2014

    Catch all the action from Ranji Trophy 201314 final being played at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad. Day 1 roundup: A gutsy unbeaten 89 by middleorder batsman Ankit Bawne and a halfcentury by opener Chirag Khurana helped Maharashtra reach a respectable 272 for 5 at stumps on day one. Opting...
  • Ranji Trophy Final, Day 1: as it happened January 29, 2014

    High on confidence following their fairytale run this season, underdogs Maharashtra would be eyeing to break their 72year title jinx when they take on favourites Karanataka in the summit clash of the Ranji Trophy. Maharashtra won the Ranji Trophy twice but both the titles came in the preIndependence era in 193940...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group A: Karnataka vs Mumbai heads for an interesting finish; Punjab gain upperhand against Delhi December 24, 2013

    Bangalore: Manish Pandey (119) hit a timely century and raised a 133run stand with Ravikumar Samarth (75) as Karnataka reached 287 for eight in their second innings against Mumbai in their Group A Ranji match, which is set for an exciting finish. After folding Mumbai first innings at 269 in the...
  • Ranji Trophy: Karnataka look for winning start against Jharkhand November 6, 2013

    Mysore: Hosts Karnataka will look to start their campaign on a winning note when they take on last year's semifinalists Jharkhand in a Group 'A' Ranji Trophy match at Gangotri Glades on Thursday. Karnataka, which lost to Saurashtra in the quaterfinals last year, would be banking on K L Rahul and...
  • Duleep Trophy: Aparajith, Pandey hit double tons to give South control October 5, 2013

    Chennai: Double centuries by inform Baba Aprajith and Manish Pandey helped South Zone amass 553 for 7 against West Zone on the second day of their fourday quarterfinal match of the Duleep Trophy here on Friday. Aprajith (212) and Pandey (213) added 330 runs in 84.1 overs for the fourth and...