NAGPUR TEST

  • India vs England, 4th Test: As it happened December 15, 2012

    Dhoni's attempt to snatch a single resulted in a suicide as Cook threw down the stumps from midoff. ...
  • Akram not impressed with India's reverse swing December 14, 2012

    Nagpur: One of the finest exponents of reverse swing, former Pakistan skipper Wasim Akram feels the Indian bowlers have not been able to use the art as well as their English counterparts are, in the ongoing Test series. "Look at the state of the ball in Calcutta when the two teams...
  • India vs England, 4th Test, Day 2: as it happened December 14, 2012

    James Anderson's three wickets reduced India to 87 for 4, after England made 330 to lead India by 243 runs on day 2 of the fourth Test in Nagpur....
  • Bishan Bedi slams India's myopic strategy; terms Nagpur pitch disgraceful December 13, 2012

    New Delhi: Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi today blasted the Nagpur pitch calling it "disgraceful" and also called the Indian team's strategy as "myopic." The legendary leftarm spinner, who has always been forthright in his opinions, took to microblogging site twitter to criticise the 22yard strip that saw England...
  • It was a good ploy to play four spinners: Jadeja December 13, 2012

    Nagpur: Indian team's ploy of playing four spinners at the cost of a second pacer would stand them in good stead in the second innings, feels debutant allrounder Ravindra Jadeja, who dismissed Jonathan Trott and Kevin Pietersen on the first day of the fourth cricket Test. "Four spinners will come...
  • India vs England, 4th Test, Day 1: as it happened December 13, 2012

    Ishant Sharma and debutant Ravindra Jadeja picked up two wickets apiece for the hosts, while Pietersen scored a fifty for the visitors....
  • Finn doubtful for fourth Test December 12, 2012

    New Delhi: After missing the first two Tests due to injury, it has emerged that Steven Finn may not play in Nagpur after developing some soreness on the final day of Eden Test. On Wednesday, Finn didn't take part in the training and a scan has revealed a minor disc...
  • 4th Test: Hurt India chase victory to level series December 12, 2012

    Only twice since the turn of the century have India gone into the final Test of a home series seeking victory to level the contest. Only twice since January 1, 2000, have India lost a Test series at home. That is an exemplary record, spanning 23 series and 62 matches,...
  • Decision to drop nonperformers is correct, says Azhar December 11, 2012

    Rajkot: Former India captain Mohammad Azharuddin on Tuesday backed the selectors' decision to drop Harbhajan Singh and Yuvraj Singh from the team for the fourth and final Test against England but is hopeful that both will make a comeback in the squad. "The selectors' decision to keep nonperforming players out...
  • Jolted India reward Ranji Trophy performers December 9, 2012

    It took eight ignominious overseas defeats and an English jolt at home to wake up the BCCI. But credit to Sandeep Patil & Co who didn't sweep things under the carpet and cracked the whip on those resting on past laurels. Leaving out Zaheer Khan is as big a statement...
  • 4th Test: Yuvraj, Zaheer dropped; Jadeja called December 9, 2012

    Kolkata: Cracking the whip after Indias another humiliating defeat against England in the Kolkata Test, Indian selectors dropped Yuvraj Singh, Zaheer Khan and Harbhajan Singh and included allrounder Ravindra Jadeja, legspinner Piyush Chawla and pacer Parvinder Awana for the fourth Test, starting in Nagpur from December 13. In a meeting in...
  • Ganguly looks back on his phenomenal journey November 10, 2008

    Nagpur: Sourav Ganguly, who bid adieu to international cricket on Monday, said he is happy that he is going out on a high with a 20 drubbing over the Aussies. Speaking about the BorderGavaskar Trophy, Ganguly said, We played outstandingly. To win 20 against the best side in the world...
  • In pics: Ganguly, the man who has no match November 10, 2008

    Sourav Ganguly, popularly known as Bengal tiger and dada has been an extraordinary Indian cricketer. On November 9 he bid farewell to his team and played his last Test innings. Sourav Ganguly has made many contribution to the Indian cricket team both as a batsman and captain. ...