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  • It is not difficult to sit out, says Gautam Gambhir June 12, 2013

    The Delhi batsman, who is not the part of India squad in ICC Champions Trophy, said that it is part and parcel of the game. ...
  • Is Dhawan the perfect man to replace Sehwag, Gambhir? June 7, 2013

    Shikhar Dhawan got India's campaign in the ICC Champions Trophy off to a flying start as he smashed his maiden ODI ton to help India register a convincing win over South Africa on Thursday. After his emphatic debut in Tests three months ago, where he scored a century off just...
  • How India have fared in the ICC Champions Trophy June 1, 2013

    Ever since its inception 15 years ago, the ICC Champions Trophy has been a seesaw ride for the Indian cricket team. Only twice have they made the final they were joint winners with Sri Lanka in 2002 but have contested some cracking matches. Cricketnext recaps India's run in each...
  • Champions Trophy flashback: When Virender Sehwag pummelled England June 1, 2013

    Virender Sehwag was not that big name when he scored a blistering century to knock England out of the ICC Champions Trophy in 2002. Sehwag scored 126 off just 104 balls with 21 fours and a six, and had an opening stand of 192 with skipper Sourav Ganguly to...
  • As it happened: Pune Warriors India v Delhi Daredevils, Game 71, IPL 6 May 19, 2013

    Live updates from Game 71 between Pune Warriors India and Delhi Daredevils at Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium. Pune Warriors India host Delhi Daredevils in a match which will decide who takes the last spot in the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League. Both teams have a tournament to forget, each...
  • Wooden spoon at stake in PuneDelhi tie May 18, 2013

    Pune: Pune Warriors India host Delhi Daredevils on Sunday in a match which will decide who takes the last spot in the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League. Both teams have a tournament to forget, each picking up just three wins in 15 matches and it's hard to say...
  • CSK take on Delhi Daredevils to reclaim top spot May 13, 2013

    Chennai: Chennai Super Kings were sitting pretty at the top until Monday when Mumbai Indians pushed them to second position with a win against Sunrisers Hyderabad, but the twotime IPL champions will be determined to reclaim their top position with a win at home against bottomdwellers Delhi Daredevils on Tuesday....
  • Bangalore eye a big win against hapless Delhi May 9, 2013

    Delhi: Royal Challengers Bangalore will look to put one foot in the IPL playoffs with a win when take on the lowly Delhi Daredevils at the Feroz Shah Kotla here on Friday. Bangalore have won seven of their 12 encounters so far and a win against Delhi will do them...
  • Domestic cricket is the way for Gambhir, Sehwag and Yuvraj: Srikkanth May 9, 2013

    New Delhi: To force their way back into the national side, the axed trio of Gautam Gambhir, Yuvraj Singh and Virender Sehwag should keep the fighting spirit alive and get back through good performances in domestic cricket, former captain and chairman of selector Kris Srikkanth on Thursday. Srikkanth said not losing...
  • Rajasthan make short work of Delhi, go to No. 3 May 7, 2013

    Jaipur: If it's the Sawai Mansingh Stadium opposing teams are pretty much facing an uphill battle. That truism of IPL 6 was again evident on Tuesday as Rajasthan Royals chased down a target of 155 with nine wickets and 13 deliveries in hand to all but secure their progression to...
  • Srikkanth praises Hyderabad bowlers for convincing win May 5, 2013

    Hyderabad: Sunrisers Hyderabad mentor Krishnamachari Srikkanth lavished praise on his team's bowlers for playing a crucial role in the win over Delhi Daredevils which has taken the side closer to a semifinal berth in the ongoing Pepsi IPL. Sunrisers Hyderabad are currently third on the points table with 14 points from...
  • Vinay, Mishra likely for Champions Trophy May 3, 2013

    The bustling form of several Indian pace bowlers in the ongoing IPL looks to be the only major discussion point on Saturday in the corridors of the BCCI headquarters in Mumbai, when India's squad for the ICC Champions Trophy is announced. This summer's tournament will be held in England where...
  • As it happened: Delhi Daredevils v Kolkata Knight Riders, Game 44, IPL 6 May 1, 2013

    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 moraleboosting win against Pune Warriors India, a hopeful Delhi Daredevils will aim for backtoback victories when they face defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders. Delhi have lost seven...
  • Can Delhi Daredevils notch up another win? May 1, 2013

    Delhi Daredevils will aim for backtoback 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 playoffs April 30, 2013

    Raipur: After registering a moraleboosting win against Pune Warriors India, a hopeful Delhi Daredevils will aim for backtoback 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...
  • As it happened: Delhi Daredevils vs Pune Warriors, Game 39, IPL 6 April 28, 2013

    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 outofsorts Pune. The match will also...
  • We are not consistent enough to compete: Jayawardene April 24, 2013

    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 fivewicket win over Delhi April 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Normal service was restored for Delhi Daredevils who followed up an excellent runchase 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 April 23, 2013

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

    New Delhi: After a moraleboosting victory that snapped a sixgame 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 April 22, 2013

    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 Indian...
  • Delhi never stopped believing in themselves: Simons April 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils coach Eric Simons heaved a sigh of relief as Virender Sehwag struck a matchwinning unbeaten 95 to guide his team to a ninewicket win over Mumbai Indians to break the sixmatch losing streak in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Feroz Shah Kotla here Sunday. "More...
  • Can Viru and Viv change Delhi Daredevils' fortunes? April 22, 2013

    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 April 21, 2013

    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...
  • Sachin and Rohit felt that 161 was defendable, says Ponting April 21, 2013

    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...
  • Viv's advice came in handy, says Sehwag after scoring 95 April 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils Sunday snapped their sixgame 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...
  • Lucky No. 7: Sehwag roars back to form in Delhi's first win April 21, 2013

    New Delhi: To beat Mumbai Indians and get off a sixmatch 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...