Ravindra Jadeja

  • Dhoni needs to pick between Ashwin and Jadeja for Nottingham Test 08-07-2014 08:44 AM

    India will begin their gruelling two-month tour of England with the first of the five Tests starting at Trent Bridge on July 9 as Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men would be desperate to reclaim the lost glory after being routed 0-4 on the 2011 tour. In warm-up for the big Test,...
  • Tour match: Indian bowlers struggle against Derbyshire on Day 1 02-07-2014 12:29 AM

    Derbyshire: India yet again produced a listless bowling performance as Derbyshire piled up 326 for 5 at stumps of the first day of their second tour game ahead of five-match Test series against England, here on Tuesday. Billy Godleman (67 not out of 159 balls, 8x4s) and 17-year-old Harvey Hossein...
  • Virat Kohli loses number one spot to AB de Villiers in ODI rankings 20-06-2014 07:45 PM

    Dubai: India's batting sensation Virat Kohli's decision to skip the recently concluded three-match series against Bangladesh has seen him lose the number one spot to South Africa's AB de Villiers in the latest ICC ODI rankings issued on Friday. Kohli was leading de Villiers by nine ratings points in the...
  • India slip to third but Virat Kohli on top in ICC ODI rankings 04-06-2014 08:37 PM

    The Indian cricket team dropped a rung to third but Virat Kohli continued to top the batting chart in the latest ICC one-day international rankings announced on Wednesday. India lost their second position to Sri Lanka, while Australia maintained their place at the top of the table. Sri Lanka's 3-2...
  • Bowlers standing their ground in IPL 7 17-05-2014 10:31 AM

    Bowling is not the immediate aspect of game which comes to mind when we talk about Twenty20 cricket and more so in case of the Indian Premier League, where the world's best bowlers can get serious treatment. The IPL - a tournament which is no less than watching a three-hour...
  • It was not an easy wicket to bat on, says Ravindra Jadeja 13-05-2014 11:00 PM

    Ranchi: Man-of-the-Match Ravindra Jadeja on Tuesday said that they were confident of winning as they had wickets in hand despite the pitch being not conducive for batting. "Boundaries were not coming during the middle overs, expanding the margin of runs. But we had wickets and we knew if we stayed...
  • Trying to bowl in good areas and mix up deliveries: Ravindra Jadeja 06-05-2014 05:58 PM

    New Delhi: Ravindra Jadeja has been consistently performing with the ball for Chennai Super Kings, and the all-rounder says his mantra to success is to bowl in good areas and mix up the deliveries. Stating that a bowler always adjusts according to the given conditions, Jadeja said, "If the ball...
  • Kohli maintains his top spot in ODIs 05-05-2014 10:52 PM

    Dubai: Although India won't play their next ODI before the month of June, Virat Kohli has managed to maintain his top spot among the ICC's list of ODI batsmen while his compatriot Ravindra Jadeja is among the top-five in both bowlers' and allrounders' list. India remain second in the list...
  • IPL 7: Jadeja glad about deflating KKR with all-round show 03-05-2014 12:27 PM

    Chennai Super Kings rolled over Kolkata Knight Riders for fifth straight win in IPL 7 on Friday, thanks to an all-round show by Ravindra Jadeja who is glad about his match-winning contribution. The left-arm spinner took the wheels off Kolkata's chase with a spell of 4 for 12 to script...
  • IPL 7: McCullum, Jadeja star in Chennai's 34-run win over Kolkata 03-05-2014 12:29 AM

    Ravindra Jadeja produced a brilliant spell of spin bowling that saw him return with figures of 4 for 12 to script Chennai Super Kings' fifth win in a row after Brendon McCullum's sizzling half-century powered CSK to a daunting 148 for 3 against Kolkata Knight Riders in Match 21 of...
  • IPL 7: Chennai hold nerve to seal last-over win over Hyderabad 27-04-2014 11:17 PM

    Chennai Super Kings at one point were in total control of the chase until a few wickets put them in a spot of bother, but skipper MS Dhoni held his nerve to seal a five-wicket win for Chennai over Sunrisers Hyderabad with three balls to spare in an IPL 7...
  • IPL 7: Ravindra Jadeja had a 'ball' against Rajasthan 24-04-2014 09:37 AM

    Dubai: Ravindra Jadeja, whose all-round display helped Chennai Super Kings beat Rajasthan Royals by seven runs in an IPL-7 match on Wednesday, said that he was enjoying his bowling more than batting as he was able to extract turn from the slow pitch here. "I was enjoying my bowling. Wicket...
  • IPL 7: Jadeja, Smith star as Chennai Super Kings beat Rajasthan 23-04-2014 11:15 PM

    Dwayne Smith's sparkling fifty and Ravindra Jadeja's impressive 4-wicket haul helped Chennai Super Kings register a 7-run victory over Rajasthan Royals in Dubai on Wednesday. Having restricted Chennai to a moderate score of 140, Rajasthan batsmen did put up a fight towards the end but were unable to chase down...
  • World T20: India trounce Australia by 73 runs to enter semis unbeaten 30-03-2014 10:08 PM

    The Indian juggernaut steamrolled Australia on Sunday amid bizarre scenes as the Aussies adopted a hit-or-perish approach to their chase of India's 159 for 7, which saw them getting bowled out for just 86. The 73-run win, India's fourth in a row, meant India will enter the semi-finals unbeaten as...
  • Surprise package Amit Mishra leads India's bowling revival 24-03-2014 12:28 PM

    What India dreaded as their weakness is turning out to be a potent weapon in the quest to regain T20 supremacy. The bowlers have put up a stupendous show in India's first two games at the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh, paving way for the batsmen to put the opponents out...
  • World Twenty20: Chris Gayle a threat as upbeat India run into West Indies 22-03-2014 08:17 PM

    After a thumping win over Pakistan on Friday in their World Twenty20 opener, Team India will now have to brace up for the defending champions West Indies when the two teams square up against each other in Mirpur on Sunday. Add to that the threat of Chris Gayle that India...
  • World Twenty20: India banking on their pack of allrounders 12-03-2014 08:10 AM

    Packed with multi-utility cricketers, the strength of the Indian squad travelling to Bangladesh for the 2014 World Twenty20 lies in its allrounders - led by the return of India's 2011 World Cup hero Yuvraj Singh and T20 specialist Suresh Raina. MS Dhoni, after missing the Asia Cup due to a...
  • As it happened: New Zealand vs India, 5th ODI at Wellington 31-01-2014 06:12 AM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) The ODI Champions are yet to taste a win in 2014 after two overseas series and seven games, which certainly doesn't augur well for a team that will be defending its world cup trophy in a year from now....
  • We want to win but no point panicking: Ravindra Jadeja 30-01-2014 11:46 AM

    Wellington: Eyeing a consolation win in the fifth and final one-dayer, Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja on Thursday said his team-mates need to avoid panicking to curb the "little errors" that have cost them the series against New Zealand. "It is just that we panic a bit and we have to...
  • Ross Taylor explains how New Zealand beat world champions India 29-01-2014 11:27 AM

    Revealing New Zealand's strategy that has outwitted Indian bowlers in the ongoing ODI series, batsman Ross Taylor said the Kiwis have focussed on denying wickets to the visiting side's spinners to wear out the rest of their attack. The Kiwis have taken an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series...
  • Did India press the panic button in New Zealand? 29-01-2014 09:09 AM

    After seeing Indian bowlers getting hammered while defending a challenging total in Hamilton on Tuesday, one could understand why MS Dhoni had opted to field first after winning the toss on 20 previous occasions abroad. Indian bowlers conceded totals of 292, 271 and 314 in the first three matches in...
  • 4th ODI: Hapless India concede series 3-0 after 7-wicket loss to NZ 28-01-2014 01:59 PM

    India made bold moves, some logical and some totally out of context, but it boiled down to Indian bowling that caved in once again and failed to defend a competitive 278 for 5, which New Zealand overhauled to win by seven wickets and with 11 balls to spare - thanks...
  • India need Plan B for first win on New Zealand tour 27-01-2014 11:44 AM

    India's four-match losing streak overseas is in urgent need of Plan B. Two ODI defeats in South Africa and now two in New Zealand may not have set the cat among the pigeons but surely raises the level of doubts over the team's ability to adapt in testing overseas conditions....
  • India stay alive in New Zealand but still questions to answer 26-01-2014 08:14 AM

    After losing comprehensively in South Africa and beaten decisively in the first two ODIs in New Zealand, India were desperate to reverse the tide in the third match in Auckland. And they came close to doing so, courtesy some gutsy batting by Ravichandran Ashwin (65 off 46) and Ravindra Jadeja...
  • This knock will help Jadeja getting his thinking right: Dhoni 25-01-2014 06:25 PM

    Auckland: India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni feels that Ravindra Jadeja's 45-ball unbeaten 66 in the tied one-dayer against New Zealand will help the left-hander to develop into a more mature batsman. "We are hoping that he [Jadeja] develops further as a batsman. The kind of talent that he has, we...
  • How Ravindra Jadeja helped India tie the Auckland ODI 25-01-2014 03:34 PM

    Ravindra Jadeja starred with both bat and ball on Saturday, but it was his 66* off 45 balls that proved to be decisive in the final outcome as he scored 17 of those in the final over of the game to help the visitors match New Zealand's 314 to tie...
  • Jadeja stars as 3rd India-New Zealand ODI ends in a last-ball tie 25-01-2014 02:54 PM

    The Eden park at Auckland had almost slept when MS Dhoni was dismissed chasing New Zealand's 314 after scoring fifty, but R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja woke New Zealand back up with a rude shock by launching a brilliant counter-attack to score 130 runs in the last 14.2 overs to...
  • CSK name Dhoni, Raina, Ashwin, Jadeja, Bravo as five retained players 10-01-2014 03:31 PM

    Making use of the IPL rules that allow a franchise to retain five players before the auction on February 12, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) have tweeted the names of MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja and Dwayne Bravo as the players they have decided to retain. Tournament rules...
  • IPL 7: Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings eye full retentions in auction 09-01-2014 05:15 PM

    New Delhi: Defending champions Mumbai Indians and the formidable Chennai Super Kings are the two franchises which are set to retain all five players when the teams submit their lists on Friday for the upcoming seventh edition of Indian Premier League. MI and CSK are the two teams that have...
  • Yuvraj out of NZ ODIs; Ishwar Pandey gets maiden Test and ODI call-up 31-12-2013 02:49 PM

    BCCI selectors on Tuesday dropped Yuvraj Singh from the ODI squad for the five-match series on the tour of New Zealand, starting January 19 at Napier, but rewarded Madhya Pradesh pacer Ishwar Pandey with a maiden call-up to both ODI and Test squads. Also Karnataka allrounder Stuart Binny has been...