STUART BINNY

  • World Cup 2015: Who are the men with best all-round skills Yesterday

    From Mohinder Amarnath's legendary performance in 1983 World Cup to Yuvraj Singh's brilliance in the 2011 edition, the importance of allrounders in one-day cricket and World Cups cannot be undermined. Most teams in the modern era give particular emphasis on having more players who can do well with both bat...
  • World Cup 2015: Top ten surprise packages 5 days ago

    Whenever a big cricket tournament, especially a World Cup, starts, we pick our favourite players who we think will perform well in the event. Many of the top players, as expected, do well to take their teams to win matches or even win the Championship. But there are also a...
  • Keep Virat Kohli at No.3 in World Cup, says Ian Chappell 6 days ago

    Sydney: Describing India's defence of the World Cup title as shaky, former Australia captain Ian Chappell has advised them to keep star batsman Virat Kohli at number three to negate any opposition plans to bounce them out with short-pitched deliveries on lively pitches here. "India's World Cup defence is looking as...
  • Tri-Series: England down experimental India in a one-sided game January 20, 2015

    India's experiments backfired in a big way against England on Tuesday, resulting in a one-sided nine-wicket defeat at Brisbane in Game 3 of the Carlton Mid Tri-series. MS Dhoni's uncharacteristic decision to bat after winning the toss was exploited to the hilt by Steven Finn and James Anderson on a responsive...
  • Stuart Binny 44, India 153: FAQ answered January 20, 2015

    On a Tuesday in Brisbane, a frequently asked question was answered with unequivocal precision when Stuart Binny - the most surprise inclusion for many in India's World Cup squad - put the disquiet over his selection to rest. The allrounder's confidence followed statements of support from his captain and coach, and...
  • Stuart Binny is the best seam allrounder in India: MS Dhoni January 17, 2015

    Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has thrown his weight behind allrounder Stuart Binny's selection in India's World Cup squad. "Irrespective of all the debate, the best seam allrounder in India has been picked," Dhoni said ahead of India's Carlton Mid ODI Tri-series opener against Australia on Sunday. Binny's inclusion, ahead of Yuvraj...
  • Answered! Why is Stuart Binny in India's World Cup squad? January 16, 2015

    Why is Stuart Binny in India's World Cup squad? The answer to this most-asked question over the past fortnight is here. Binny's name in BCCI's final 15 for its World Cup defence made as much noise as Yuvraj Singh's exclusion. For some, Robin Uthappa would have been a better choice, but...
  • Stuart Binny will prove his critics wrong at World Cup: Coach January 12, 2015

    New Delhi: Stuart Binny's selection in India's Cricket World Cup squad might have raised a few eyebrows but his Karnataka coaches asserted that the "transformed" all-rounder will prove his critics wrong and be an asset to the team in Australia and New Zealand. Binny is the lone fast bowling allrounder in...
  • If not Stuart Binny, who would you have picked for World Cup? Cast your vote! January 7, 2015

    In our last survey, fans got 14 of 15 names same as BCCI's official World Cup squad announced yesterday. But the general opinion among Indian public is that Stuart Binny should not have been picked. Then who do you think should have taken his place? Make your choice and press...
  • Dhoni's World Cup push for CSK team-mates turned down by selectors: report January 7, 2015

    India's limited-overs captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni joined the BCCI selectors via video conference from Australia, but some of the names suggested by him were turned down by the selectors - according to a report in the Hindustan Times. The BCCI trimmed down the list of 30 World Cup probables to final...
  • Can this Team India retain the World Cup for India? January 6, 2015

    India named their final squad for the World Cup 2015. Jadeja and Binny have been included as allrounders, whilst Axar Patel and Ashwin offer spin options. ...
  • India announces final 15 man squad for World Cup January 6, 2015

    Defending champions India have only 4 survivors from their 2011 campaign - MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Virat Kohli and R Ashwin. The rest of the squad will be featuring in the 50-over World Cup for the first time. ...
  • Ravindra Jadeja, Stuart Binny in as India announce World Cup squad January 6, 2015

    Axar Patel's World Cup dream came true as he was named in India's 15-man squad, while Yuvraj Singh was overlooked and Ravindra Jadeja was selected pending fitness from his shoulder injury. ...
  • Can this Team India retain World Cup? January 6, 2015

    India on Tuesday named their final squad for the World Cup 2015. Ravindra Jadeja and Stuart Binny have been included as allrounders, whilst Axar Patel and Ravinchandran Ashwin offer spin options. The squad also features several fast bowlers with Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav and Ishant Sharma leading the...
  • Sunil Gavaskar all praise for India's World Cup squad January 6, 2015

    New Delhi: Legendary batsman Sunil Gavaskar on Tuesday said while India's batting line-up for the upcoming ODI cricket World Cup looks formidable, the allrounders in the side are expected to play a major role in defending the title at the quadrennial extravaganza in Australia and New Zealand. The Indian selectors on...
  • India's World Cup squad: People's choice matches BCCI's 14/15 January 6, 2015

    An overwhelming response over the past four days saw Cricketnext followers queuing up to pick their 15-man squad for the ICC World Cup commencing in just over a month in Australia and New Zealand. And underlining the cricketing knowhow of Indian fans, they got 14 of the 15 names ditto...
  • India's squad for Tri-series: Mohit, Dhawal part of 17-man squad January 6, 2015

    Along with the much-awaited World Cup squad, the BCCI selectors on Tuesday also named the touring party for the Carlton Mid Tri-series in Australia, with fast bowlers Mohit Sharma and Dhawal Kulkarni being the only two players in the squad that will not be part of the World Cup. Injured...
  • India's World Cup Squad: No Yuvraj; Jadeja, Axar, Binny make the cut January 6, 2015

    Axar Patel's World Cup dream came true on Tuesday as he was named in India's 15-man squad for their title defence in Australia and New Zealand in February-March this year, while Yuvraj Singh was overlooked and Ravindra Jadeja was selected pending fitness from his shoulder injury. Yuvraj, who was considered to...
  • Ranji Trophy: Karnataka the favourites against J&K January 4, 2015

    Hubballi: Aiming to continue their imperious form which has fetched them three comprehensive victories in the new season, defending champions Karnataka would take on giant-killers Jammu and Kashmir in their Group A Ranji Trophy match at the KSCA Stadium here on Monday. Fresh from their third comprehensive triumph against Railways, Karnataka...
  • Stuart Binny banking on extra pace to seal World Cup spot December 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Cut-throat competition is expected when it comes to making the final-15 for the 2015 Cricket World Cup and all-rounder Stuart Binny feels the extra pace he has gained of late makes his case stronger ahead of the all important selection early next month. Binny has not made the most...
  • Ranji Trophy Group A, Round 3: Abhishek Kaushik's fifty keeps Railways alive against Karnataka December 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Opener Abhishek Kaushik struck a gritty half century to lead Railways' fight against defending champions Karnataka on Day 2 of their Ranji Trophy Group A match on Monday. Kaushik's 59 runs off 90 balls on a two-paced surface helped Railways reach 106 for four at stumps, trailing Karnataka by...
  • As it happened: India vs Sri Lanka, 4th ODI November 13, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) As the India-Sri Lanka battle shifts to Eden Gardens, the hosts, having pocketed the series with a hat-trick of wins, would look to continue their dominance and climb up the ladder in the ICC rankings while giving the bench-warmers an...
  • Series won, India look to test the bench in 4th ODI against Sri Lanka November 13, 2014

    As the India-Sri Lanka battle shifts to Eden Gardens, the hosts, having pocketed the series with a hat-trick of wins, would look to continue their dominance and climb up the ladder in the ICC rankings while giving the bench-warmers an opportunity to showcase their skills. At the present moment India...
  • Varun Aaron out, Stuart Binny in for Sri Lanka ODIs November 4, 2014

    Allrounder Stuart Binny on Tuesday replaced injured pacer Varun Aaron in the Indian team for the second and third ODI against Sri Lanka. "Varun Aaron is injured, and he has been replaced by Stuart Binny in the Indian team for the second and third games of the India vs Sri Lanka...
  • Duleep Trophy: Stuart Binny wreaks havoc as South march towards crushing win October 24, 2014

    Lahli: All-rounder Stuart Binny tormented the East Zone batsmen with his controlled swing bowling as they lost as many as 14 wickets with South Zone marching towards a comprehensive innings victory at the end of second day in the semi-final of the Duleep Trophy. Starting the day at 236 for nine...
  • As it happened: England vs India, 5th Test, Day 2 August 16, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 1 roundup: After a humiliating defeat at Old Trafford, Indian batting saw another collapse at The Oval. England pacers toppled the Indian batting with wickets at regular intervals and India were all out for mere 148 in the first...