Shahbaz Nadeem

  • Ranji Trophy: Karnataka look for winning start against Jharkhand November 6, 2013

    Mysore: Hosts Karnataka will look to start their campaign on a winning note when they take on last year's semi-finalists Jharkhand in a Group 'A' Ranji Trophy match at Gangotri Glades on Thursday. Karnataka, which lost to Saurashtra in the quater-finals last year, would be banking on K L Rahul and...
  • JSCA announces Ranji Trophy, C K Nayudu Trohy teams October 19, 2013

    Jamshedpur: Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA) has announced its state teams for the Ranji Trophy and CK Nayudu Trophy for the upcoming season beginning October 27. While left-arm spinner Shahbaz Nadeem will lead the 15-member team in the Ranji Trophy, Keshav Kumar will lead the under-25 team for the C K...
  • Parthiv to lead Gujarat, Shahbaz Nadeem to stay as Jharkhand captain October 19, 2013

    Wicketkeeper batsman Parthiv Patel will lead Gujarat in their opening Ranji Trophy encounter against Vidarbha at Nagpur to be played from October 27 to October 30, a Gujarat Cricket Association (GCA) statement said. Gujarat have a strong middle-order with U-19 World Cup winning member Smit Patel, emerging batsman Manpreet Juneja...
  • West Indies A defeat India A by 45 runs, clinch series 2-1 September 20, 2013

    Bangalore: India A suffered a rare series defeat as West Indies A rode on Kirk Edwards' run-a-ball century to beat the home team by 45 runs in the third and decisive unofficial ODI at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Thursday. The 1-2 series defeat at the hands of West Indies A...
  • Lessons from India A's tour of South Africa August 28, 2013

    With India A's tour to South Africa coming to an end on Tuesday, the big question is: what exactly have India gained in the last three weeks? Barring their defeat in the second four-day game, the A side did a fairly good job, winning the tri-series that included Australia A...
  • 2nd Unofficial Test: Tough task for India A in chase of 307 August 26, 2013

    Pretoria: India A were on Monday set a stiff target of scoring 307 runs to win the second and final unofficial Test after South Africa A declared their second innings at 166 for 5 on the third and penultimate day. At stumps on day three, India A were 3 for 1...
  • As it happened: Live updates: South Africa A vs India A, Day 3 August 19, 2013

    After 98.3 overs (Stumps): South Africa A 312 for 9 at the end of Day 3, trailing India A by 270 runs. Jean-Paul Duminy was dismissed by Suresh Raina for 84, after the batsman edged a delivery to wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha. Duminy and Kyle Abbott had put on 32 runs...
  • India A clinch tri-series with 50-run win over Australia August 14, 2013

    Pretoria: After three run-feasts, it was India A's bowling attack that came to the fore in a disciplined bowling performance that resulted in a 50-run win over Australia A and with it the tri-series trophy. The first half of the final at the LC de Villiers Oval on Wednesday was...
  • India A must beat South Africa A to make tri-series final August 12, 2013

    Defeat to Australia A in Pretoria on Sunday - their second loss in a row to this opponent - has left India A in a must-win situation. Cheteshwar Pujara's team has to beat South Africa A on Monday at the LC de Villiers Oval to reach the final of the...
  • Shahbaz Nadeem to use India A chance to book Team India berth July 6, 2013

    Jamshedpur: Jharkhand Ranji team skipper Shahbaz Nadeem, who was selected in the India A team for the upcoming Tri-series in South Africa, said he would use this opportunity to book a berth in senior national side. "I will try to put up my best performance in the upcoming tri-series in South...
  • 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 out-of-sorts Pune. The match will also...
  • Losing streak is cause of concern for us: Shahbaz Nadeem April 13, 2013

    New Delhi: As Delhi Daredevils slipped to their fourth successive defeat in the ongoing Indian Premier League, left-arm spinner Shahbaz Nadeem admitted that the team's losing streak is a "cause of concern". "We lost four games and it is a case of concern. But T20 is a funny game, three out...
  • Ishank Jaggi shines in Jharkhand win against Tripura February 16, 2013

    Kolkata: Former champions Jharkhand defeated Tripura by 34 runs to begin their East Zone leg of the Vijay Hazare Trophy ODI Championship campaign on a high at the Jadavpur ground here Saturday. Put into bat, Jharkhand witnessed a jittery start but Ishank Jaggi struck a fluent 84 (102 balls, 10x4) and...
  • Ranji Trophy: Ajay Yadav, from cattle-grazer to wicket-taker January 6, 2013

    At the age of 26, Ajay Yadav had lost all hopes of doing one thing he was best at – playing cricket. With his brother in critical condition in the ICU and increasing hospital bills, cricket was the last thing on Yadav’s mind. To make ends meet, he even had...
  • Harbhajan's presence will make no difference: Nadeem January 5, 2013

    Jamshedpur: Jharkhand Ranji team captain Shahbaz Nadeem on Saturday said presence senior spinner Harbhajan Singh in the rival Punjab team would not be a factor in their quarter-final match, starting here from Sunday. "I don't think that a single player alone can affect the outcome of the match," Nadeem said when...
  • Ranji Trophy, round 3: Jharkhand chase Assam, J&K maiden win November 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The fourth round of the 2012-13 Ranji Trophy season gets underway across the country on Saturday, with eight teams having posted outrights wins so far. With several others having moved up the points table with draws in round three, the middle area is getting packed and that puts...
  • Ranji Group C, Round 1, Day 3: Nadeem spins Jharkhand to 7 points November 4, 2012

    Jammu: Jharkhand became the first team this Ranji Trophy season to take all seven points with an innings-and-31-run win over Jammu & Kashmir on Sunday. Shahbaz Nadeem, the Jharkhand captain, spun out six wickets on day three to finish with 9 for 104 in the match. The visitors resumed the...
  • Nadeem retained as Jharkhand Ranji skipper October 27, 2012

    Jamshedpur: Slow left-arm orthodox bowler Shahbaz Nadeem has been retained as captain of the Jharkhand Ranji team for the forthcoming session. Jharkhand State Cricket Association Secretary, Rajesh Verma said Nadeem had led the state after Saurabh Tiwary resigned before a match last year. The 23-year-old Bokaro lad, Nadeem, who made his debut...
  • Finds of IPL 5: Awana, Mandeep and Nadeem May 24, 2012

    The IPL has always managed to bring into limelight a few cricketers every season. This season might not have churned out as many young stars as the previous years, but there are a few who have made heads turn. With the league phase of IPL 5 over, we take a...
  • IPL 5 is Immigrant Premier League April 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Almost half of the cash-rich Indian Premier League's fifth season has passed, and until now, other than Ajinkya Rahane and Shahbaz Nadeem, no other Indian player has hit the consistency curve. No doubt, Rohit Sharma, Munaf Patel and Sourav Ganguly have done some brilliant job with the wood...
  • Nadeem nervy ahead of contest with Sachin April 26, 2012

    New Delhi: It's not everyday that a domestic cricketer gets an opportunity to bowl to a legend like Sachin Tendulkar in a competitive match and talented Jharkhand left-arm spinner Shahbaz Nadeem is the first one to admit that there is a lot of pressure on him. Nadeem, who has been...
  • IPL 5, Match 23: As it happened April 19, 2012

    Delhi Daredevils: No prizes for guessing who the Man of the Match is. Pietersen almost single-handedly led Delhi to victory in this match, with his superb unbeaten ton. At one stage Delhi were 65 for 4, but the England batsman took the hosts over the line with some massive hits that...
  • Nadeem credits Sehwag for his show in Mumbai April 17, 2012

    Mumbai: Young spinner Shahbaz Nadeem, who helped Delhi Daredevils record a comprehensive victory over Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League on Monday, said that his captain Virender Sehwag's encouraging words gave him the confidence to do well in the tournament. Nadeem took two wickets in three overs during the...
  • I was sure of Nadeem's success: Sehwag April 16, 2012

    Mumbai: Delhi Daredevils skipper Virender Sehwag said that it was a conscious decision to hand the bowl to Shahbaz Nadeem at the start of Mumbai Indians innings as the spinner bowled a sensational spell to lay the foundation of his team's victory, here on Monday. Nadeem accounted for both the openers...
  • Bowlers hand Delhi Daredevils easy win April 16, 2012

    The last time Delhi Daredevils visited the Wankhede Stadium, they were bowled out for 147 as Mumbai Indians picked up an easy victory. This time around, the Virender Sehwag-led side handed out a seven-wicket defeat to Mumbai Indians, one that took them to top of the IPL 5 table. Mumbai's...
  • Plate Division: Kerala lead, Jharkhand struggle November 18, 2011

    Kochi: VA Jagadeesh and Sachin Baby scored half-centuries each to help Kerala reach 223-5 in reply to Tripura's first-innings total of 139 on the second day of their Ranji Trophy Plate Group A match on Friday. At stumps, Kerala were in command with a healthy lead of 84, with Sachin Baby...