STUART BINNY

  • Stuart Binny banking on extra pace to seal World Cup spot 4 days ago

    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 4 days ago

    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 "Varun Aaron is injured, and he has been replaced by Stuart Binny in the Indian team for the second and third games of the India vs Sri Lanka...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...
  • I would have picked Rohit Sharma instead of Stuart Binny: VVS Laxman August 15, 2014

    London: Raising concerns over India's selected XI for the allimportant fifth and final Test against England, veteran batsman VVS Laxman said that he would have opted for Rohit Sharma instead of Stuart Binny in the crucial game. "Little surprised at Binny's inclusion. The reason given for his inclusion is that he...
  • 3rd Test: 'Hurt' India fired up to extend England's misery July 27, 2014

    Southampton: They have snatched the momentum with a brilliant show on the dreaded Lord's greentop and India's inform cricketers would now aim to take an unassailable series lead against a demoralised England in the third cricket Test starting here Sunday. The visitors won the second Test at Lord's by 95 runs...
  • Rohit Sharma may sneak into the playing XI at Southampton July 26, 2014

    India's net sessions ahead of the third Test against England at Southampton have given indications that the visitors might go in with seven batsmen and four specialist bowlers, ESPNCricinfo has reported. Rohit's inclusion would mean that the slot of the bowling allrounder filled by Stuart Binny has to be vacated to...
  • Picking five bowlers is a positive move, says Dravid July 16, 2014

    London: Former India captain Rahul Dravid termed Indian team management's decision to include five specialist bowlers as a positive move. "It is a very courageous move, a very positive move in my opinion," Dravid told reporters at the Laureus Academy function here on Thursday. "In the past, India have been a bit...
  • Dhoni right man to lead India, Virat's time will come: Dravid July 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Former India captain Rahul Dravid said that there is no need to replace Mahendra Singh Dhoni as suggested by former Australian skipper Ian Chappell because the team has "progressed" well under the able leadership of the Jharkhand wicketkeeperbatsman. "Dhoni is the right man to take India forward as we...
  • India unlikely to tinker with fivepronged attack at Lords July 15, 2014

    London: Shrugging off selection headache, India took to the practice nets at Lord's on Tuesday and if indications are anything to go by, India are likely to continue with the fivepronged attack in the second Test against England starting Thursday. With five backtoback Tests to be played in this series spanning...
  • Happy to have saved the match for India, says delighted Binny July 14, 2014

    Nottingham: Having answered his critics with a matchsaving 78, Stuart Binny expressed his pride and happiness on getting India out of a sticky situation in his debut Test. "I was a bit disappointed with the way it went in the first innings. I did the hard work for the first 1015...
  • DRS could have helped Binny to get maiden Test hundred July 14, 2014

    Nottingham: India survived a severe scare on the final day of the 1st Test of the current fiveTest series against England to maintain a clean sheet before the second encounter at the home of the game, Lord's, later this week. For this escape, the visitors have much to thank the debutante...
  • It was a good Test match for us, says MS Dhoni July 14, 2014

    Nottingham: India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni was happy with the way his team performed under pressure against England in the first Test that ended in a draw at the Trent Bridge on Sunday. "We needed a partnership this morning and we got it. It was a good Test match for us,...
  • 1st Test: India hold England to a draw after finalday jitters July 13, 2014

    India overcame morning jitters on the final day of the first Test against England, holding onto a draw after a fighting halfcentury on debut by Stuart Binny thwarted England's lastditch effort for a victory. Binny scored 78 in crucial partnerships of 65 and 91 with Ravindra Jadeja (31) and Bhuvneshwar Kumar...
  • Deciding the playing XI will be a big test for MS Dhoni July 7, 2014

    India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni will have to put in some serious thinking as to what will be his playing XI in the first Test of the fivematch series. Will Dhoni go with five specialist batsmen and give Stuart Binny a Test debut at Trent Bridge? Indian players warmed up with...
  • Tour match: Indians pocket moraleboosting win against Derbyshire July 3, 2014

    Derbyshire: Indian batsmen and bowlers warmed up with a moraleboosting fivewicket win against Derbyshire in their second threeday tour game here on Thursday, ahead of the first Test against England in Nottingham starting July 9. Chasing 142 for a win after a sporting second innings declaration on Day 3 156...
  • Tour match: Pujara, Binny hit fifties as Indian batsmen enjoy outing July 2, 2014

    Stuart Binny and Cheteshwar Pujara led the way with fluent half centuries as India ended day two of their threeday tour game versus Derbyshire at 341/6, enjoying a useful day of batting practice before the first Test begins at Nottingham on July 9. Binny (81*, 111 balls, 9 fours, 2 sixes)...
  • India's Englandtour applicants tested in Bangladesh June 20, 2014

    India's ODI tour of Bangladesh drew little attention until the Mirpur pitch decided to misbehave and become cause of embarrassment on either side of the border. Bangladesh remained winless and India came close to sharing the trophy before the hosts' strategy boomeranged. The trivial threematch series threw up more reasons...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs India, 3rd ODI June 19, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Prematch: After Stuart Binny's six for four took India to a 47run win over Bangladesh in the second ODI, the visitors will be eyeing a whitewash in the last match of the threematch series in Mirpur on Thursday. Bangladesh had a...
  • 3rd ODI: India eye clean sweep against Bangladesh June 18, 2014

    After Stuart Binny's six for four took India to a 47run win over Bangladesh in the second ODI, the visitors will be eyeing a whitewash in the last match of the threematch series in Mirpur on Thursday. Bangladesh had a golden chance to level the series after India were bowled out...
  • Stuart Binny breaks Anil Kumble's 21yearold ODI record June 18, 2014

    Mirpur: Surprised to find his name among the top10 bowling performances of all time after breaking Anil Kumble's 21yearold record, Indian allrounder Stuart Binny said seaming conditions played a huge role in his haul of 6 for 4 against Bangladesh. Binny's brilliant performance helped India defend a meagre 105 against the...
  • Stuart Binny's 4.4over mayhem that sunk Bangladesh June 17, 2014

    At 39/2 in 9 overs chasing 106 to win 41, Taskin Ahmed must have been rehearsing his speech for the presentation ceremony after all he took 5/28 on debut to decimate world champions India. But the introduction of Stuart Binny changed it all. On Tuesday, Binny, playing just his third...
  • 2nd ODI: Recordbreaker Binny helps India defend 105 to beat Bangladesh by 47 runs June 17, 2014

    A dream debut for 19yearold fast bowler Taskin Ahmed was undone by Bangladesh batsmen who failed to chase a paltry total of 105 after Stuart Binny's recordbreaking spell of 6 for 4 sparked a collapse that kept Bangladesh from winning their first ODI of 2014. In the end, the hosts...
  • Gautam Gambhir recalled for England tour, Zaheer dropped May 28, 2014

    The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced India's squad for the Tests during the tour of England in July. The major breakthrough in the squad is the return of Gautam Gambhir. However Zaheer Khan did not make the cut, while the selectors pulled a mild surprise...