Robin Uthappa

  • KKR focused on their own strengths in semis: Robin Uthappa 16 hours 42 minutes ago

    Hyderabad: Riding high on a splendid preliminary campaign, Kolkata Knight Riders' batsman Robin Uthappa said his team would look to focus on its strengths in the semi-final against Hobart Hurricanes in the Champions League Twenty20. "I think they [Hobart Hurricanes] have been playing good cricket. I think some of their batsmen...
  • CLT20: There was no room for complacency, says Gautam Gambhir Yesterday

    Hyderabad: Their place in the semi-final already assured ahead of Monday's encounter, Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir said there was no place for complacency in their inconsequential final Group A match of the Champions League Twenty20 against Dolphins. Robin Uthappa and Manish Pandey smashed attacking half centuries to keep IPL...
  • CLT20: Kolkata Knight Riders stay unbeaten with win over Dolphins Yesterday

    Hyderabad: Robin Uthappa and Manish Pandey smashed attacking half centuries to keep IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders winning run intact with a convincing 36-run victory over Dolphins in an inconsequential Group A match of the Oppo Champions League Twenty20, on Monday. While Utahappa blazed his way to a fiery 85 off...
  • CLT20: Dolphins play for pride against high-flying Kolkata Yesterday

    Hyderabad: Beleaguered Dolphins will play for pride when they take on a mighty Kolkata Knight Riders in the Champions League Twenty20 tournament at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket stadium here on Monday. Dolphins are already out of the semifinal race having lost all three matches so far in the competition. The...
  • I hoped for a longer run in ODIs: Robin Uthappa September 5, 2014

    The Kolkata Knight Riders' wicketkeeperbatsman hopes to impress in the upcoming CLT20 after being ignored for the England tour. ...
  • Robin Uthappa eyes India's opening slot with good show in new season September 1, 2014

    Bangalore: With Rohit Sharma nursing a finger injury and Shikhar Dhawan struggling with his form, India discard Robin Uthappa is eager to earn the opening slot in the national team with some good performances in the upcoming season, which ends with 2015 World Cup. "I think we can do with another...
  • Uthappa hopeful of securing a berth in India's Cricket World Cup team August 10, 2014

    Bangalore: Having had a poor run in the recently concluded India A team's tour of Australia where he failed to make a mark, discarded opener Robin Uthappa is now eyeing the Ranji Trophy to make his case for a berth in the Indian squad for the next year's World Cup...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs India, 2nd ODI June 17, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Bangladesh skipper Mushfiqur Rahim may feel that sans players like MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma, it's almost India A touring Bangladesh; but the way the visitors chased a challenging 272 and eventually won the raincurtailed first ODI via...
  • 1st ODI: Uthappa, Rahane lead India to 7wicket win over Bangladesh June 15, 2014

    Mirpur: Ajinkya Rahane anchored his innings to perfection in the company of comeback man Robin Uthappa and guided India to a comfortable sevenwicket victory in a raintruncated first ODI against Bangladesh here on Sunday. Chasing a target of 273 in 50 overs, India were cruising along at 100 for 1 in...
  • As it happened: India vs Bangladesh, 1st ODI June 15, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Prematch: While the whole world is in the grip of football World Cup fever, India arranged a lastminute ODI series in Bangladesh before the testing tour of England, but the threematch rubber starting Sunday isn't trivial, for it provides the...
  • 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 fourday and one day squads, which will leave for a monthlong tour of Australia to compete in firstclass as well as limited overs matches. While Tiwary will be skipper the side in the four day matches, Uthappa has...
  • As it happened: IPL 7 final, Kolkata vs Punjab June 1, 2014

    Riding on Pandey's brilliant 50ball 94, Kolkata Knight Riders clinched their second IPL final in three years with a 3wicket win over Kings XI Punjab. Prematch: Kolkata and Punjab have played three matches in the seventh edition of IPL and all of them have been onesided affairs. But the final...
  • IPL 7 Final: Batting might of Punjab against Kolkata's sharp bowling June 1, 2014

    Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab have played three matches in the seventh edition of IPL and all of them have been onesided affairs. But the final at Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore can give all the cricket fans one heck of a match. Punjab are chasing the dream of lifting...
  • KKR v KXIP: headtohead record in IPL 7 June 1, 2014

    Kolkata Knight Riders are ahead in headtohead statistics this season against Kings XI Punjab. Both teams have played two matches in the group stage and then the Qualifier 1. In the group stage, two sides had won one match each but in the Qualifier 1, Kolkata defeated Punjab to enter the...
  • IPL 7 Final, Kolkata vs Punjab: Players to watch out for May 31, 2014

    The focus has remained firmly on cricket in season seven of the Indian Premier League and in what seems to be the perfect finale, the season's most consistent team Kings XI Punjab would eye a maiden triumph against the everresilient Kolkata Knight Riders in the summit clash on Sunday. Kolkata have...
  • Team effort behind Kolkata Knight Riders' dramatic comeback in IPL 7 May 30, 2014

    Kolkata Knight Riders' dream comeback in the Indian Premier League season seven is no less than reading a fairytale. From being one of the underdogs of the tournament to qualifying for their second final in three seasons, the Kolkatabased franchise has left millions of fans spellbound with their massive resolve....
  • Robin Uthappa has flourished in the team: Trevor Bayliss May 29, 2014

    Kolkata Knight Riders had a fantastic turnaround to reach the IPL 7 final after staring at elimination halfway through the tournament. KKR coach Trevor Bayliss talks to CNNIBN. ...
  • Bangladesh series good opportunity to prepare for England: Raina May 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Suresh Raina, who is all set to lead the 15member Indian squad to Bangladesh for a threeODI series, has said it would be a good opportunity for him to get prepared for a tougher England tour ahead. "It will be a good opportunity for me before the England ODI series....
  • IPL 7: A fairytale comeback by KKR to storm into final May 30, 2014

    The claw back by Kolkata Knight Riders seems so much like a script after their dramatic resurgence in the seventh edition of Indian Premier League. The 2012 champions now have yet another chance to reclaim the trophy after storming into the final on Wednesday by beating the formidable Kings XI...
  • Gambhir back for England tour, Uthappa to go to Bangladesh May 28, 2014

    Gautam Gambhir was recalled to Indian squad for the Test series against England, while Robin Uthappa was back in ODI team for Bangladesh tour. ...
  • IPL 7: Kolkata book their place in IPL 7 final after win over Punjab May 28, 2014

    An inspired allround performance guided Kolkata Knight Riders to book a place in IPL 7 final after Kolkata defeated Kings XI Punjab by 28 runs in Qualifier 1 at the Eden Gardens on Wednesday. Robin Uthappa, Umesh Yadav and Morne Morkel starred for the KKR as 2012 champions won comfortably by...
  • Uthappa included, Raina to lead India in Bangladesh May 28, 2014

    Indian lefthanded batsman Suresh Raina, who was dropped for India's last one day international tournament the Asia Cup will lead Team India in the threeODI series in Bangladesh in the absence of MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli among others. Indian Premier League orange cap holder Robin Uthappa earned an...
  • Uthappa in fray as selectors to name teams for Bangladesh and England May 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Prolific opener Robin Uthappa is all set to make a comeback into the Indian team for the limitedover series in Bangladesh as the selectors might think about giving regular captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his deputy Virat Kohli much needed rest ahead of the tour to England. The teams for...
  • IPL 7: First qualifier between KolkataPunjab postponed due to rain May 27, 2014

    The first IPL 7 qualifier between the Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab, which was scheduled to be played at the Eden Gardens on Tuesday, has been postponed to Wednesday due to torrential rain in Kolkata. The match will be played at 4 p.m., while the eliminator between Mumbai Indians...