Manish Pandey

  • Manoj Tiwary, Manish Pandey script 70-run win for India A 3 days ago

    Darwin: Manoj Tiwary and Manish Pandey missed out on three-figure marks but their contrasting innings were enough to guide India 'A' to a comprehensive 70-run win over South Africa 'A' in the second match of the quadrangular series on Tuesday. Tiwary blazed his way to a 73-ball 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 three-wicket 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 IPL-7 season June 2, 2014

    Undoubtedly IPL is a big platform for players. Some get paid for their brilliance by getting a call-up to the national fold and some perish with their mediocre performances. Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab paved their way to the IPL-7 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 IPL-7 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 nail-biting three-wicket 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 50-ball 94 powers Kolkata to second IPL title June 2, 2014

    Bangalore: Riding on Manish Pandey's brilliant 50-ball 94, Kolkata Knight Riders clinched their second IPL title in three years with a 3-wicket 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 14, 2014

    Kolkata knight Riders, known for spending big in the IPL auction, were quite modest in spending in the IPL-7 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 651-strong 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 2013-14 final being played at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad. Day 1 round-up: A gutsy unbeaten 89 by middle-order batsman Ankit Bawne and a half-century 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 72-year 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 pre-Independence era in 1939-40...
  • 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 133-run 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 semi-finalists Jharkhand in a Group 'A' Ranji Trophy match at Gangotri Glades on Thursday. Karnataka, which lost to Saurashtra in the quater-finals 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 in-form Baba Aprajith and Manish Pandey helped South Zone amass 553 for 7 against West Zone on the second day of their four-day quarter-final match of the Duleep Trophy here on Friday. Aprajith (212) and Pandey (213) added 330 runs in 84.1 overs for the fourth and...
  • Duleep Trophy: Aparajith, Pandey prop up South Zone on Day 1 October 3, 2013

    Chennai: Responsible batting by young Tamil Nadu allrounder Baba Aparajith and Karnataka batsmen Manish Pandey guided South Zone to 213 for 3 at stumps on the first day of their Duleep Trophy quarter-final match against West Zone at the Chepauk on Thursday. Due to inclement weather, only 54 overs of play...
  • Pune Warriors India haven't done well in powerplays, feels Donald April 11, 2013

    Pune: Pune Warriors India head coach Allan Donald Wednesday said it might be the fear of failure that has resulted in openers Robin Uthappa and Manish Pandey failing to take advantage of field restrictions at the beginning of their innings during the team's first two Pepsi IPL games. "Manish Pandey and...
  • Clinical Kings XI Punjab thrash Pune Warriors by eight wickets April 8, 2013

    Pune: Kings XI Punjab put up a remarkable allround performance to crush Pune Warriors India by eight wickets in their first match of the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League. This is Pune's second consecutive defeat after they lost their opening match by 22 runs against Sunrisers Hyderabad on...
  • Karnataka beat Hyderabad by 12 runs in Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 March 21, 2013

    Shimoga: Mayank Agarwal's brilliant 111 and Manish Pandey's all-round heroics helped Karnataka beat Hyderabad by 12 runs to top the South Zone leg of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy here Thursday. Sent into bat, Agarwal blasted eight boundaries and five sixes in his 64-ball innings and was engaged in...
  • Delhi, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu win in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy March 18, 2013

    Shimoga: Wicketkeeper-batsman Kannaur Lokesh Rahul's hurricane 62 off 37 balls helped Karnataka trounce Kerala by 83 runs in their South Zone T20 cricket match for the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy here Monday. Batting first, Karnataka amassed 185 for five in their 20 overs with one-drop Rahul (62, 5x4, 2x6) top...
  • Ranji Trophy: Saurashtra on top against Karnataka January 8, 2013

    Rajkot: Middle-order batsman Manish Pandey's fine century might go in vain as hosts Saurashtra took the vital first innings lead against Karnataka on the third day of the Ranji Trophy quarter-final match here on Tuesday. Saurashtra took a crucial 73-run first inning lead after restricting Karnataka to 396 in reply to...
  • Sehwag shines in Delhi's big win over Pune April 24, 2012

    Pune: A captain’s knock of 87 not out by Virender Sehwag proved decisive as Delhi Daredevils cruised to an eight-wicket win over Pune Warriors India and maintained their top spot in the IPL 5 points table. Sehwag made 87 off 48 as Delhi overhauled Pune’s 146 with four overs to spare...
  • Tracing India's 2008 U-19 winners March 2, 2012

    After being finalists in the 2006 Under-19 World Cup, India went all the way in 2008, beating South Africa to take the title in a low-scoring final in Kuala Lumpur. Four years on from that victory, we look a look at where the finalists are today. Taruwar Kohli Kohli was one...
  • Who's making news this Ranji season? November 30, 2011

    As the fourth round of Ranji Trophy matches kicks off, we take a look at a few of the players making news in the tournament – for all the right reasons. Irfan Pathan The man who divides opinion like few other Indians today is currently the highest wicket-taker this season with –...