Stuart Binny

  • I would have picked Rohit Sharma instead of Stuart Binny: VVS Laxman 6 days ago

    London: Raising concerns over India's selected XI for the all-important 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 green-top and India's in-form 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 wicketkeeper-batsman. "Dhoni is the right man to take India forward as we...
  • India unlikely to tinker with five-pronged 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 five-pronged attack in the second Test against England starting Thursday. With five back-to-back 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 match-saving 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 10-15...
  • 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 five-Test 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 final-day 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 half-century on debut by Stuart Binny thwarted England's last-ditch 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 five-match 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 morale-boosting win against Derbyshire July 4, 2014

    Derbyshire: Indian batsmen and bowlers warmed up with a morale-boosting five-wicket win against Derbyshire in their second three-day 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 three-day 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 England-tour 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 three-match series threw up more reasons...
  • Live Score, Ban vs Ind: India opt to bat, aiming clean sweep June 19, 2014

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

    After Stuart Binny's six for four took India to a 47-run win over Bangladesh in the second ODI, the visitors will be eyeing a whitewash in the last match of the three-match 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 21-year-old ODI record June 18, 2014

    Mirpur: Surprised to find his name among the top-10 bowling performances of all time after breaking Anil Kumble's 21-year-old 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 4.4-over mayhem that sunk Bangladesh June 19, 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: Record-breaker Binny helps India defend 105 to beat Bangladesh by 47 runs June 17, 2014

    A dream debut for 19-year-old fast bowler Taskin Ahmed was undone by Bangladesh batsmen who failed to chase a paltry total of 105 after Stuart Binny's record-breaking 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 June 22, 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...
  • Asia Cup: Virat Kohli's India open campaign against hosts Bangladesh February 25, 2014

    Three things take precedence over most other in India's Asia Cup campaign this year - MS Dhoni's absence, Virat Kohli's captaincy and Cheteshwar Pujara's return to the ODIs. But topping the list of objectives will be to arrest a slide that began in South Africa and extended to New Zealand...
  • Stuart Binny keen to do well in World Cup Twenty20 February 11, 2014

    Bangalore: Karnataka all-rounder Stuart Binny said he has 'matured' as a cricketer and his selection for the World Cup T20 in Bangladesh has come at a right time for him. "I won't say it is pretty late in my career. I have peaked in this time of my career and...
  • Rajasthan retain Watson, Rahane, Faulkner, Binny, Samson January 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Rajasthan Royals on Friday retained Shane Watson, Ajinkya Rahane, James Faulkner, Stuart Binny and Sanju Samson ahead of the 2014 Indian Premier League (IPL) auction next month. The five players, retained on the day of the players' retention deadline, will continue to represent the team as it prepares for the...
  • My call-up has come at the right time: Stuart Binny December 31, 2013

    New Delhi: He was a part of the victorious U-19 World Cup squad in 2000 which had the likes of Yuvraj Singh, Mohammed Kaif who had made their international debut within a few months, but it took close to 13 years for Stuart Binny to break into the Indian team...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group A: Binny celebrates India call-up with 88 December 31, 2013

    New Delhi: Stuart Binny celebrated his maiden call-up into the Indian team with a scintillating 88 as table toppers Karnataka asserted their supremacy with a solid performance reaching 226 for 5 at stumps on the second day of their final Ranji Trophy encounter against hosts Delhi who are almost out...
  • Yuvraj out of NZ ODIs; Ishwar Pandey gets maiden Test and ODI call-up December 31, 2013

    BCCI selectors on Tuesday dropped Yuvraj Singh from the ODI squad for the five-match series on the tour of New Zealand, starting January 19 at Napier, but rewarded Madhya Pradesh pacer Ishwar Pandey with a maiden call-up to both ODI and Test squads. Also Karnataka allrounder Stuart Binny has...
  • CLT20: Hodge, Tambe impressive in Rajasthan's win over Lions September 25, 2013

    Jaipur: First Brad Hodge smashed an unbeaten 46 off just 23 balls and then 41-year-old legspinner Pravin Tambe took 4 for 15 as Rajasthan Royals continued their winning momentum, beating the South African side Higheveld Lions by 30 runs on Wednesday. Hodge's was one of the cameos played by the Rajasthan...