Sehwag

  • Champions Trophy: A Marker for Indian Selectors

    Hot Spot |  Chetan Narula
    In October 2000, most fans in this country were united in their loss of love for the game. The shadow of match fixing loomed large,...

  • As it happened: Delhi Daredevils v Kolkata Knight Riders, Game 44, IPL 6 01-05-2013 06:46 PM

    Live updates from game 44 of IPL 6 between Delhi Daredevils and Kolkata Knight Riders played at the Raipur International Cricket Stadium. After registering a morale-boosting win against Pune Warriors India, a hopeful Delhi Daredevils will aim for back-to-back victories when they face defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders. Delhi have...
  • Can Delhi Daredevils notch up another win? 01-05-2013 11:46 AM

    Delhi Daredevils will aim for back-to-back victories when they face defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders in Game 44 of IPL 6 in Raipur on Wednesday. ...
  • Delhi and KKR in uphill climb to make play-offs 30-04-2013 08:09 PM

    Raipur: After registering a morale-boosting win against Pune Warriors India, a hopeful Delhi Daredevils will aim for back-to-back victories when they face defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders in Game 44 of IPL 6 at the Raipur International Cricket Stadium on Wednesday. Just like the previous match between Delhi and Pune,...
  • As it happened: Delhi Daredevils vs Pune Warriors, Game 39, IPL 6 28-04-2013 07:20 PM

    Live updates from Game 39 of Indian Premier League season six between Delhi Daredevils and Pune Warriors India being played at Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Stadium, Raipur on Sunday. A lacklustre Delhi will look to change their fortunes when they face an equally out-of-sorts Pune. The match will also...
  • We are not consistent enough to compete: Jayawardene 24-04-2013 12:26 PM

    New Delhi: Livid with his batsmen after yet another loss, Delhi Daredevils skipper Mahela Jayawardene said their inconsistency is not letting the side post even a decent total for the bowlers to defend. The Daredevils slumped to their seventh loss in the T20 League after going down by five wickets...
  • Punjab seamers set up five-wicket win over Delhi 23-04-2013 11:06 PM

    New Delhi: Normal service was restored for Delhi Daredevils who followed up an excellent run-chase two nights ago with another sloppy batting performance that formed the basis of their seventh defeat in eight matches. Given first use of a sluggish Feroz Shah Kotla surface on Tuesday evening, the hosts made...
  • As it happened: Delhi Daredevils v Kings XI Punjab, Game 32 23-04-2013 06:53 PM

    Live updates from game 32 of IPL 6 between Delhi Daredevils and Kings XI Punjab played at Feroz Shah Kotla stadium. After a morale-boosting victory that snapped a six-game losing streak, Delhi Daredevils would look to continue their winning momentum and keep themselves afloat in the competition with a win...
  • Delhi meet Punjab in north Indian derby 22-04-2013 10:55 PM

    New Delhi: After a morale-boosting victory that snapped a six-game losing streak, Delhi Daredevils would look to continue their winning momentum and keep themselves afloat in the competition with a win against Kings XI Punjab in match 32 of IPL 6 on Tuesday. Delhi opened their account with a dominant...
  • Sehwag has a lot of cricket left in him: Yashpal Sharma 22-04-2013 06:01 PM

    New Delhi: Former National Selector Yashpal Sharma feels Virender Sehwag has a lot of cricket left in him and has said that he can make a comeback in the Indian team if he gives attention to his fitness. "Sehwag is a great player and he has contributed a lot to...
  • Delhi never stopped believing in themselves: Simons 22-04-2013 09:18 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils coach Eric Simons heaved a sigh of relief as Virender Sehwag struck a match-winning unbeaten 95 to guide his team to a nine-wicket win over Mumbai Indians to break the six-match losing streak in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Feroz Shah Kotla here Sunday....
  • Can Viru and Viv change Delhi Daredevils' fortunes? 22-04-2013 08:13 AM

    New Delhi: Six consecutive defeats into their IPL 6 campaign, the Delhi Daredevils franchise announced that they had signed on legendary West Indies batsman Sir Vivian Richards in the capacity of team ambassador. As per the official terminology, Richards would have an "advisory role" with Delhi. The news did not...
  • Mahela hopes Sehwag continues to score big runs 21-04-2013 11:22 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils captain Mahela Jayawardene was effusive in his praise for Virender Sehwag and hoped that the dashing opener plays a few more innings like his brilliant 95 against Mumbai Indians here today. "Just like any pro, Viru takes a lot of pride in performing for Delhi Daredevils....
  • Sachin and Rohit felt that 161 was defendable, says Ponting 21-04-2013 11:01 PM

    New Delhi: Mumbai Indians skipper Ricky Ponting said that Sachin Tendulkar and Rohit Sharma "felt" that 161 was a good score on the Feroze Shah Kotla track but poor bowling up front changed the equations in their IPL match against Delhi Daredevils here Sunday. "I don't think we were 30...
  • Viv's advice came in handy, says Sehwag after scoring 95 21-04-2013 08:14 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils Sunday snapped their six-game losing streak in IPL 6 just a day after Sir Vivian Richards joined them as adviser and Virender Sehwag straight away credited his side's thumping win over Mumbai Indians to the legendary West Indian. Sehwag, who stroked his way to an unbeaten...
  • Lucky No. 7: Sehwag roars back to form in Delhi's first win 21-04-2013 07:04 PM

    New Delhi: To beat Mumbai Indians and get off a six-match losing streak, it was always going to take something special. That is precisely what Delhi Daredevils got in the form of an unbeaten 95 from Virender Sehwag that helped turn a tough chase of 162 into a cakewalk at...
  • As it happened: Delhi Daredevils v Mumbai Indians, Game 28, IPL 6 21-04-2013 02:53 PM

    Live updates from Game 28 of IPL 6 between Delhi Daredevils and Mumbai Indians at the Chinnaswamy Stadium. With their confidence severely dented after suffering six consecutive defeats, basement dwellers Delhi take on the star-studded Mumbai Indians side in game 28 of IPL 6 at the Feroz Shah Kotla on...
  • Seniors have to stand up for Delhi Daredevils: Johan Botha 20-04-2013 06:11 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils all-rounder Johan Botha feels it is time for the seniors to stand up and take responsibility to help the team end its six-match losing streak in the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Botha remained hopeful the Daredevils can taste their first win in...
  • Desperate Delhi face smarting Mumbai in bid to stay alive 20-04-2013 05:00 PM

    New Delhi: Its an uphill task from here on for Delhi Daredevils. With their confidence severely dented after suffering six consecutive defeats, basement dwellers Delhi take on the star-studded Mumbai Indians side in game 28 of IPL 6 at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Super Sunday. Mumbai come into this...
  • Just having Sehwag back doesn't solve our problem: Jayawardene 19-04-2013 12:28 PM

    New Delhi: Virender Sehwag making a comeback from injury has not helped Delhi Daredevils one bit in their disastrous IPL campaign and skipper Mahela Jayawardene feels that having the senior opener back in the side does not put an end to all their problems. "It's not just about Viru. Just...
  • Nothing is over for Sehwag, says Sidhu 18-04-2013 11:56 PM

    Mumbai: England great Geoffrey Boycott might have written him off, but the out-of-form Virender Sehwag on Thursday received support from former India opener Navjot Singh Sidhu, who said the opener was far from finished. "Sehwag is a phenomena. He is a miracle. Nothing is over. Sehwag is an institution." Sidhu...
  • IPL 6: Chennai pound awful Delhi by 86 runs at the Kotla 18-04-2013 11:15 PM

    New Delhi: Coming off an upset defeat to Pune Warriors at home, two-time IPL winners Chennai Super Kings got back to winning ways against the poorest team in the league, Delhi Daredevils. Those who came to the Feroz Shah Kotla on Thursday witnessed an utter mismatch, with CSK drubbing this...
  • As it happened: Delhi Daredevils v Chennai Super Kings, IPL 6, Game 24 18-04-2013 07:15 PM

    Live updates from Game 24 of IPL season 6 between Delhi Daredevils and Chennai Super Kings at Feroz shah Kotla. Battered and bruised after five consecutive losses, Delhi Daredevils will look to finally get a win under their belt when they take on the inconsistent Chennai Super Kings in game...
  • Dew factor led to recurrence of Sehwag's back problems 17-04-2013 09:50 PM

    New Delhi: It was the heavy dew in Bangalore that led to the recurrence of Virender Sehwag's back problems as the senior opener didn't field in the last three overs of the RCB innings and hence couldn't come out to bat during the 'Super Over' chase. "Yesterday evening was a...
  • Jayawardene focuses on Delhi's home games to bounce back 17-04-2013 10:10 AM

    Bangalore: Delhi Daredevils might have slumped to five successive defeats but skipper Mahela Jayawardene is confident of his team getting into the knockout stage of IPL 6 by winning all their home games. "We will give ourselves a chance to get into the 'Final Four' if we can win the...
  • IPL 6: RCB pip Delhi Daredevils in a Super Over thriller 16-04-2013 11:57 PM

    Bangalore: This IPL stuff is not for the faint-hearted. Match 21 of the league ended in a tie, forcing the second Super Over of the season which resulted in Ravi Rampaul striking twice to secure Royal Challengers Bangalore a thrilling win that moved them to top of the IPL 6...
  • As it happened: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Daredevils, Game 21, IPL 6 16-04-2013 07:20 PM

    Live updates from Game 21 of IPL season 6 between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Delhi Daredevils, at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore. The bottom-ranked Delhi Daredevils are desperately chasing their first victory after four outings, but it will not be easy against a mighty Royal Challengers Bangalore at their home ground....
  • We are under pressure to win every game, says Eric Simons 15-04-2013 08:58 PM

    Bangalore: Delhi Daredevils coach Eric Simons Monday said the team was "under pressure" after losing four opening matches and now have to win a lot of games from here on. "Even after losing matches, the team's morale is good and certainly there is pressure to win. We are under pressure...
  • IPL 6: Winless Delhi up against formidable Bangalore 15-04-2013 07:47 PM

    Bangalore: The bottom-ranked Delhi Daredevils are desperately chasing their first victory after four outings, but it will not be easy against a mighty Royal Challengers Bangalore at their home ground. Delhi, the most consistent team in 2012, are sinking fast and will be up against the second-ranked team in IPL...
  • A Marker of Virat's Captaincy

    Hot Spot |  Chetan Narula
    Look beyond the needless razzmatazz of the Indian Premier League and you will see a few benefits, real ones. The first is obviously the humongous...