PARVINDER AWANA

  • Ranji Trophy, Group B: Awana, Saini give Delhi opening day honours 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Medium-pacers Parvinder Awana and Navdeep Saini combined well to bag seven wickets between themselves and helped Delhi bundle out Rajasthan for 141 in their Group B Ranji Trophy cricket match, here on Sunday. Put in to field at the Feroz Shah Kotla in the four-day encounter, the Delhi bowlers...
  • Ranji Trophy Group B, Round 1: Awana puts Delhi on driver's seat, Haryana ahead of Punjab on Day 2 December 8, 2014

    Delhi's new ball bowlers Parvinder Awana and Sumit Narwal wielded their willows to great effect as the hosts got themselves to an advantageous position against Saurashtra on the second day of their group B Ranji Trophy cricket match on Monday. Courtesy entertaining half-centuries from Awana (61) and Narwal (65), Delhi reached...
  • Champions League T20: Chennai humble Punjab to set up final with Kolkata October 2, 2014

    Hyderabad: Chennai Super Kings stormed into their second Champions League T20 final with a crushing 65-run victory over Kings XI Punjab here on Thursday. Chennai bowlers wreaked havoc to dismiss Punjab for 117 in 18.2 overs after Dwayne Bravo hammered 67 balls off 39 balls and took his team to an...
  • I am very much eyeing the England tour: Parvinder Awana May 27, 2014

    Kings XI Punjab pacer Parvinder Awana has set his sights on the upcoming tour of England to make a comeback into the Indian cricket team. The 27yearold Awana, who has played for India in two T20s, has impressed KXIP bowling coach Joe Dawes, who is hoping that the bowler gets back...
  • IPL7: Kings XI Punjab thump Delhi to finish top in group stage May 25, 2014

    Chasing 116 to win, Manan Vohra (47) and David Miller (47*) helped Kings XI Punjab crush Delhi Daredevils by 7 wickets in match 55 of the Indian Premier League. It turned out to be contrasting campaigns for both the sides. On one hand, Daredevils lost 12 of their 14 matches, including...
  • Ranji Trophy: Delhi host Karnataka in mustwin tie at Kotla December 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi face table toppers Karnataka at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Monday with a slim chance of making the Ranji Trophy quarterfinals. Delhi lie fifth in Group A with 19 points from seven games behind Punjab (23 points), Mumbai (23), Gujarat (26) and Karnataka (32), who have already qualified...
  • Young pacer Javed Khan included in Delhi Ranji Trophy squad December 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Young pacer Javed Khan has been included in the Delhi squad for their final Ranji Trophy group league encounter against Karnataka at the Feroze Shah Kotla ground from Monday. Javed, who was a part of the U25 squad has replaced an injured Parvinder Awana, who sustained a back injury...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group A: Awana helps Delhi take 1st innings lead; Karnataka inches towards victory December 8, 2013

    Sambalpur: Delhi pacer Parvinder Awana (5 for 97) took five wickets after a splendid century by Odisha's Natraj Behera (158) as the visitors took a crucial firstinnings lead in their Ranji Trophy group A match here. Led by Awana, Delhi bowled out Odisha for 379, 63 runs behind their first innings...
  • Team profile: Kings XI Punjab cannot be underestimated April 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The unfancied Kings XI Punjab team put up a spirited performance in the 2012 IPL season but fell marginally short of qualifying for the playoffs. Mandeep Singh and Parvinder Awana grabbed the opportunity to showcase their talent on the big stage and emerged as the highest rungetter and...
  • Delhi beat Haryana by two runs in a thrilling encounter March 21, 2013

    Rohtak: Delhi recorded a thrilling two-run victory over Haryana in the North Zone leg of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 here on Thursday. After being bowled out for a below-par 110 in their alloted 20 overs, Delhi pulled out victory from the jaws of defeat as they restricted Haryana to...
  • Delhi ease past Haryana to brighten chances of qualification February 19, 2013

    Bilaspur: Delhi comfortably beat Haryana by 66 runs to register their second win in the North Zone leg of the Vijay Hazare National One Day Championship and in the process put one foot in the knockout rounds. Being put into bat at the Lohnu Cricket Ground, Delhi made a fighting...
  • Our pacers were a bit raw, says captain Dhoni December 23, 2012

    Mumbai: India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday criticised his inexperienced pacers Ashok Dinda and Parvinder Awana for giving away too many runs, but said the duo needs to be backed as they are good future prospects. Defending 177 for eight, India witnessed a awful start before Yuvraj Singh's (3...
  • DDCA to request BCCI for Parvinder Awana's release December 13, 2012

    New Delhi: In a desperate bid to win their final group league match against Maharashtra at home, the Delhi & Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) will request the Indian cricket Board to release their inform speedster Parvinder Awana from the Indian Test squad. DDCA vicepresident Chetan Chauhan told PTI,"I will be speaking...
  • Parvinder Awana: Conquering against all odds December 10, 2012

    When the Indian cricket team was selected on Sunday, one man had particular reason to be pleased. Fast bowler Parvinder Awana has made a remarkable climb from the dusty bylanes of a UP village. ...
  • Selectors show faith in youngsters December 9, 2012

    The selectors have dropped Zaheer Khan, Harbhajan Singh and Yuvraj Singh for the fourth Test in Nagpur. ...
  • Performance in Ranji Trophy never goes in vain: Awana December 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Nearly nine years ago, 18yearold Parvinder Awana from Harola village in Noida, and 19yearold Ashok Dinda, from a hamlet called Naichanpur in West Bengal, decided to participate in the 'Speedster Contest' by a popular channel in pursuit of better life. "I came first in that speedster contest and Dinda...
  • 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...
  • Ranji Trophy Group B, Round 6, Day 1: Awana fivefor powers Delhi December 8, 2012

    Bangalore: The day one at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium belonged to the bowlers where they made full use of the winter conditions. After opting to bat, Karnataka were straight away on the backfoot when Ashish Nehra trapped opener Robin Uthappa and after that it was Parvinder Awana's show. Awana returned...
  • Awana, Suyal aim for an outright win for Delhi November 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Parvinder Awana and Pawal Suyal took seven wickets between them to bowl out Tamil Nadu for 226 and help Delhi take an upper hand by enforcing followon, but the two Delhi pacers want to keep the visitors under the pump and press for an outright win on day...
  • Ranji Trophy: Delhi ask TN to follow on, lead by 327 November 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Wickets early in the morning and after tea on day three put Delhi on top in their Ranji Trophy match against Tamil Nadu here at the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium on Monday. Having lost three wickets in the morning and the last six collapsing for just 39 runs after...
  • Yuvraj double hundred puts North Zone in command October 15, 2012

    Hyderabad: Yuvraj Singh carried on from where he left on Sunday as he completed a welldeserved double century to put North in a comfortable position at stumps on the second day of their Duleep Trophy semifinal against Central Zone here on Monday. Undefeated on 133 overnight, Yuvraj scored a magnificent 208...
  • Awana surprised at World Twenty20 snub July 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi Ranji Trophy fast bowler Parvinder Awana, who impressed with 18 wickets in IPL 5 for Kings XI Punjab, has expressed surprise at his name not being in the pool of 30 probable for the ICC World Twenty20 in September. The BCCI on Wednesday announced a preliminary squad of...
  • India A callup a pleasant surprise: Awana May 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Parvinder Awana was hurt after being initially ignored from the India A squad for the tour of West Indies but when Chetan Chauhan called up in the morning to inform about his inclusion in place of an injured RP Singh, he was left speechless. ...
  • Awana in India A squad for injured RP Singh May 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Paceman RP Singh, who played for Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League this season, was ruled out of the India A tour of the West Indies on Saturday due to a knee injury. "He has been advised a week's rest, after which he will be reporting to the...
  • Punjab dismiss Chennai by 6 wickets to stay afloat May 17, 2012

    Returning after a long layoff, Adam Gilchrist led from the front to take Kings XI Punjab to a comfortable sixwicket win over Chennai Super Kings at the HPCA Stadium on Thursday. Punjabs eighth victory in 15 matches kept alive their hopes of making the IPL playoffs this season, while Chennai,...
  • 'Don't question integrity of my players' May 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Refusing to be drawn into the furore surrounding a TV sting operation which claims to have exposed corruption in the IPL, Kings XI Punjab skipper David Hussey said he would be "very disappointed" if the media puts a question mark on the integrity of his players. "Everyone in...
  • We're not short of firepower: David Hussey May 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Kings XI Punjab skipper David Hussey backed his side to the hilt by saying that they do not lack firepower to pull off matches like the one against Delhi Daredevils on Tuesday. Punjab put on 136 for 8 but failed to defend the total,...
  • Cricketainment: Punjab showed great character May 15, 2012

    CNNIBN's cricket experts review Delhi Daredevils' fivewicket win against Kings XI Punjab in IPL 5 on Tuesday. ...
  • Village boy Parvinder Awana now a rising IPL star May 14, 2012

    New Delhi: While the superstars tend to grab the headlines in the Indian Premier League (IPL), it also provides a stage for some virtual unknowns to grab the limelight. This season, a 25yearold fast bowler, Parvinder Awana, has made quite an impression. His mother, 55yearold, Rajpali Awana stays in a single...