Manoj Tiwari

  • India A beat Australia A by 4 wickets to clinch quadrangular series August 2, 2014

    Darwin: Rishi Dhawan (56) and Akshar Patel (45) put up a splendid rearguard action under pressure as India A clinched the Quadrangular series trophy with a narrow four-wicket win over Australia A on Saturday. Chasing 275, India A were in a spot of bother after losing their top-order for a...
  • Tiwary's five-for sets up India-Australia final in quadragular cup July 31, 2014

    Darwin: Manoj Tiwary picked up his maiden five-wicket haul in List A cricket with his part-time leg-breaks as India A thrashed Australia A by five wickets in a quadrangular tournament one-dayer here on Thursday. Australia's middle-order crumbled as Tiwary took a career-best 5 for 34 to bundle out the hosts for...
  • Manoj Tiwary, Manish Pandey script 70-run win for India A July 22, 2014

    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...
  • Second unofficial Test between Australia A and India A ends in a draw July 16, 2014

    Brisbane: Rain played spoilsport as the second and final four-day match between India A and Australia A ended in a draw on the fourth day at the Allan Border Field on Wednesday. Only 50 overs were possible on the final day before rain stopped play. An unbeaten century from Phillip Hughes...
  • Tiwary, Ojha fine show take India A to 304/6 against Australia A July 6, 2014

    Brisbane: Captain Manoj Tiwary (83) and Naman Ojha (82 batting) hit aggressive half centuries to rescue India A from initial wobble and take them to a comfortable 304 for six on the opening day of the first four-day match against Australia A on Sunday. India A lost their three top batsmen...
  • James Faulkner to lead Australia A against India A July 2, 2014

    Melbourne: Left-arm pacer James Faulkner will skipper the Australia A squad in the two four-day matches against India A to be played in Brisbane. Both the matches will be played at the Allan Border Field July 6-9 and July 13-16. Right-hand batsman Manoj Tiwary has already been named as the captain...
  • Tiwary, Uthappa named India A captains for Australia tour June 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Manoj Tiwary and Robin Uthappa have been named captains of India A's four-day and one day squads, which will leave for a month-long tour of Australia to compete in first-class as well as limited overs matches. While Tiwary will be skipper the side in the four day matches, Uthappa has...
  • Watch: BJP MP Devjibhai dances outside Parliament June 5, 2014

    Surendranagar BJP MP Devjibhai Fatehpura danced outside Parliament on Thursday before being sworn in. MP Manoj Tiwari was also seen singing outside Parliament. ...
  • Manoj Tiwary happy to be picked for Bangladesh tour May 28, 2014

    New Delhi: Manoj Tiwary has a feeling of deja vu speaking about his comeback into the Indian team for the tour of Bangladesh as it all started there seven years ago. "Injuries and Bangladesh invoke strange kind of feeling in me. It was Bangladesh in 2007, where I received a maiden...
  • Watch: In conversation with Parliament's new faces May 23, 2014

    CNN-IBN's Bhupendra Chaubey talks to BJP's first time MPs outside the Parliament. Babul Supriyo, Satyapal Singh, Udit Raj, Manoj Tiwari, VD Ram and Heena Gavit talk about their roads ahead. ...
  • Mercedes, BMWs, Audis hot favourites of Indian politicians April 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Wealthy Indian politicians prefer nothing less than Mercedes, BMWs, Jaguars, Audis or gas-guzzling SUVs to scorch the road. While marquee brands like Mercedes, BMWs and Jaguars appear to be hot-favourites for the rich and mighty, home- grown SUVs like Scorpios and Tata Safaris are among other common brands....
  • Fight between Mayank, Manoj and De Kock for opener's slot in Delhi Daredevils April 11, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi Daredevils team management, comprising of skipper Kevin Pietersen and coach Gary Kirsten, will have to fret over Murali Vijay's opening partner before Royal Challengers Bangalore come calling in their opening IPL fixture on April 17 at Sharjah. As of now India's Test specialist Vijay, who was a...
  • 'Outsider' Manoj Tiwari tries star spell in 'neglected' constituency April 4, 2014

    New Delhi: For some he is an "outsider" and for some he is a popular figure, but to Manoj Tiwari, BJP candidate for North East Delhi constituency, these people are his "own". The Bhojpuri actor-turned politician is confident of writing a new chapter of development in this "neglected" constituency that...
  • Tiwary, Saha steer Bengal to win against Jharkhand April 3, 2014

    Kolkata: Manoj Tiwary and Wriddhiman Saha struck fluent half-centuries as Bengal cantered to an eight-wicket win over Jharkhand in their East Zone league match for the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 tournament at Eden Gardens on Thursday. Saha was more aggressive among the duo hitting seven boundaries and one six en...
  • BJP leader Manoj Tiwari owns cash and assets over Rs 14 crore March 27, 2014

    Singer, actor and BJP leader from north East Delhi Manoj Tiwari has cash of Rs 4.5 lakh, bank deposits and investments valued at Rs 11 lakh. He has jewellery worth 3.7 lakh. The Cars he drives are worth Rs 91.4 Lakh. Tiwari has properties in Varanasi, Mumbai and Delhi...
  • BJP does not decide candidates on basis of religion, region: Vardhan March 16, 2014

    New Delhi: A day after the BJP announced candidates for the seven Lok Sabha seats of Delhi, the party's state president Harsh Vardhan on Sunday said the team formed is a well mix of people from all socio-economic background of the society. Vardhan held a press conference here with the seven...
  • Bengal to meet Tamil Nadu in Vijay Hazare quarters after beating Assam March 7, 2014

    Ranchi: East Zone heavyweights Bengal beat last year's runners-up Assam by 12 runs to make it to the quarter-final of the Vijay Hazare Trophy where they will meet Tamil Nadu. Put into bat, Bengal scored a massive 321 for six in 50 overs and then bowled out Assam for 309 in...
  • Manoj Tiwary back in Bengal team for Vijay Hazare Trophy February 16, 2014

    Kolkata: A fit-again Manoj Tiwary was on Sunday named in the Bengal's Vijay Hazare Trophy one-day team, which will be led by Laxmi Ratan Shukla. Tiwary missed cricketing action for about eight months due to a knee surgery. Bengal will begin their campaign against Orissa on February 27 in Agartala. Bengal squad:...
  • Disappointed by KKR snub, Tiwary eyes India comeback February 14, 2014

    Kolkata: Disappointed at being ignored by by city franchise Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) during the IPL players auctions, middle-order batsman Manoj Tiwary is eyeing to stage a comeback to the Indian cricket team through impressive performances in the upcoming Vijay Hazare Trophy. The Hazare trophy begins on February 27. Tiwary, who...
  • Bengal squad for Ranji Trophy semis against Maharashtra announced January 13, 2014

    Kolkata: Bengal selectors on Monday named middle-order batsman Sandipan Das and pacer Veer Pratap Singh in the 18-member squad for their Ranji Trophy semi-final against Maharashtra in Indore from January 18 to 22. The regular Bengal skipper Manoj Tiwary, who is recovering from a knee surgery, has been included as a...
  • Ranji Trophy: Confident Bengal face Railways hurdle January 7, 2014

    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 brilliantly...
  • NCA physio told me that I need some more time to get fit: Manoj Tiwary January 6, 2014

    New Delhi/Kolkata: He is recuperating from a knee surgery and Manoj Tiwary, who wanted to play the Ranji Trophy quarter-final against Railways will have to wait for some more time before he gets 100 per cent match-fit. Tiwary was named as a 17th member in the squad, but won't be available...
  • WB selectors name Saha, Tiwary in squad for Ranji quarters January 3, 2014

    Kolkata: The selectors on Thursday named Wriddhiman Saha and Manoj Tiwary in Bengal's 17-member squad for their Ranji Trophy quarter-final against Railways beginning January 8. Tiwary, who is yet to play a match this season after a knee surgery, will have to pass a fitness test in NCA Bangalore on January...
  • Bengal bolstered by return of Saha, await BCCI call on Shami January 3, 2014

    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 team's...
  • Ranji Trophy: Bengal aim for six against Railways December 5, 2013

    New Delhi: A depleted Bengal side will be eager to change its dismal away track record against table toppers Railways when the two teams square off in a group B Ranji Trophy encounter on a seamer-friendly track at the Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) University Sports Complex on Friday. Railways, who will...
  • Ranji Trophy: Bengal wary of Madhya Pradesh at home November 13, 2013

    Kolkata: Bengal will have a testing time at home when they take on Madhya Pradesh in their group B Ranji Trophy match beginning at the Eden Gardens on Thursday. Boasting a fiery attack with left-arm pacer Ishwar Pandey up their ranks, Madhya Pradesh had defeated Bengal comprehensively at home last season,...
  • Bhojpuri singer-cum-actor Manoj Tiwari joins BJP October 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Popular Bhojpuri singer and actor Manoj Tiwari was on Thursday inducted into BJP ahead of the upcoming Delhi Assembly polls, in a bid to woo over 30 lakh Purvanchali population which could play a decisive role in at lest 15 out of 70 constituencies. Tiwari joined BJP at a...
  • My time will come, I'm confident of it: Manoj Tiwary August 30, 2013

    Injuries and bad luck seem to be synonymous with Bengal batsman Manoj Tiwary. He narrowly missed out on a Test debut in 2007 when he injured his shoulder during fielding practice in Bangladesh. He has suffered wrist, back and knee injuries side strains, each time when it seemed he was...
  • Manoj Tiwary frustrated after so many injuries August 29, 2013

    After two surgeries following medical advice in London, Manoj Tiwary faces a four-month rehabilitation spell. ...
  • Manoj Tiwary to miss Ranji season, ready for tough rehab programme August 26, 2013

    New Delhi: After a career-threatening knee injury that required two surgeries within days of each other, Manoj Tiwary is back from London and is ready to accept the fact that he won't be able to play for Bengal in the upcoming Ranji Trophy. "You can't fight destiny. The doctor (Dr Andrew...