SURESH RAINA

  • IPL 8: Getting AB de Villiers early was the turning point, says Suresh Raina 3 days ago

    Bengaluru: Chennai Super Kings batsman Suresh Raina said dismissing South African swashbuckler AB de Villiers early proved to be the decisive turning point in his side's 27-run victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL match. Chasing 182, RCB ended 154 for 8 in their 20 overs last night. "Definitely. I think...
  • IPL 8: Nehra, Raina take Chennai to 27-run win over Bangalore 3 days ago

    Veteran Ashish Nehra dished out a brilliant spell of pace bowling after Suresh Raina's batting heroics as Chennai Super Kings recorded a comfortable 27-run victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore in their IPL cricket match on Wednesday. Put into bat, Raina smashed a blistering 32-ball 62 to help Chennai post a challenging...
  • Snapshot: Anupam Kher attends Suresh Raina's wedding, poses with MS Dhoni, Irfan Pathan for photos April 4, 2015

    New Delhi: Cricketer Suresh Raina's marriage to his childhood sweetheart Priyanka Chaudhary caused a lot of media frenzie. Anupaum Kher was also among the guest to join and bless the newly married couple on their wedding day. Take a look at the picture tweeting by him from inside Raina's wedding....
  • Photo of the day: Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli spotted at Mumbai airport; did they attend Suresh Raina's wedding? April 4, 2015

    The couple which India is simultaneously loving and hating was spotted at the Mumbai airport the very next day of cricketer Suresh Raina's wedding. Though it is still uncertain weather the couple attended the wedding it is also highly probable that they did as they were in New Delhi at...
  • Images: Suresh Raina gets married to childhood friend Priyanka Chaudhary April 3, 2015

    Indian cricketer Suresh Raina got married his fiancee Priyanka Chaudhary in a private ceremony on Friday, which was attended by family members and close friends and a few of his India and UP team-mates at The Leela Palace hotel in New Delhi. Raina and Priyanka have been friends since their childhood...
  • This match has been fixed by mom: Suresh Raina on his marriage April 3, 2015

    Suresh Raina will begin a new chapter in his high-profile life as he gets ready to marry at a star-studded function at Delhi's The Leela Palace hotel on Friday. And the cricketer happily reveals that his dream girl Priyanka Chaudhary has been chosen by his mother. "The best thing is that...
  • Dhoni family, Virat-Anushka among star guests at Suresh Raina's wedding April 3, 2015

    Suresh Raina is all set to tie the knot with his sweet-heart Priyanka Chaudhary on Friday in Delhi and while the family is busy making the guest-list for the special occassion, Pakobserver spoke to a close aid of the family who was seen busy in making arrangements for the VVIPs. "The...
  • Anushka Sharma visits Virat Kohli's home in Delhi; to glam up Suresh Raina's wedding April 3, 2015

    Actress Anushka Sharma may have been held responsible and mocked for Virat Kohli's failure at performing in the semi-final match against Australia. But that didn't stop her from arriving to India hand-in-hand with her beau. Anushka and Virat, who were clicked outside the cricketer's Delhi house a few days back,...
  • Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina and Ravi Shashtri talk about how we should respect women and their choices April 2, 2015

    After the whole controversy over Deepika Padukone talking about women's choices in a video, and how what she said was hypocritical and one-sided, we have cricketers Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina and Ravi Shashtri talking about women's rights, their freedom to choose what they want to and their independence.In this video...
  • Suresh Raina to tie nuptial knot on Friday April 1, 2015

    New Delhi: The pre-wedding ceremonies of star India cricketer Suresh Raina were held on Wednesday, ahead of the 'big day' on Friday. Reports say the 28-year-old Raina will be tying the knot with fiancee Priyanka Chowdhary at a posh hotel. Middle-order batsman Raina returned to the country with his India team-mates after...
  • World Cup 2015: Team India's studs and duds of the tournament March 27, 2015

    MS Dhoni's men were knocked out of the World Cup 2015 by Australia in the semi-final on Thursday following a 95-run defeat. Despite the loss, India can hold their heads high after a spirited showing in the campaign. Before the World Cup began, everyone had written India off. Even a...
  • World Cup 2015: Suresh Raina faces 'tennis serves' to counter bounce March 24, 2015

    Sydney: Suresh Raina is pulling out all stops to kill his inner demons by spending a lengthy time at the nets, trying to counter the rising deliveries by facing powerful "tennis serves". Practising with wet tennis balls to counter the pace is an age-old concept but the training module adopted by...
  • World Cup 2015: India combining well as a bowling unit, says Sunil Gavaskar March 19, 2015

    Melbourne: Impressed with the excellent bowling show by the Indian team so far, former captain Sunil Gavaskar on Thursday said that the bowlers have combined well as a unit to pick all the opposition wickets in the seven wins on the trot in the ongoing cricket World Cup. India, who thrashed...
  • Suresh Raina all set to tie the knot with childhood friend March 18, 2015

    India batsman Suresh Raina is all set to play the second innings of his life. Raina, who is currently in Australia representing the country at the ICC Cricket World Cup, is reportedly soon getting married to his childhood friend Priyanka Chaudhary. Though a formal announcement from his family is still awaited,...
  • I have become more matured as player post 2011 WC: Suresh Raina March 18, 2015

    Melbourne: Confident after notching up a century ahead of the knock-outs, India's middle-order mainstay Suresh Raina believes that he has become "more matured" as a batsman in the past four years as he batted in different situations since the team won the cricket World Cup in 2011. Raina has had a...
  • World Cup 2015: Team India has strength in all departments, says VVS Laxman March 15, 2015

    New Delhi: With most of the Indian batsmen striking form in the ongoing cricket World Cup, former India player V V S Laxman believes that the team's batting line-up was primed to do well in the knock-out stage. India rode Suresh Raina's unbeaten 110 to chase down a 288-run target against...
  • ICC World Cup: Felt glad delivering for the team, says Suresh Raina March 14, 2015

    Auckland: Awarded man-of-the-match for his swashbuckling innings of 110 not out against Zimbabwe in their last World Cup Pool B encounter at the Eden Park on Saturday, Indian batsman Suresh Raina said he felt glad delivering the goods when his team needed him the most. "I knew I need to deliver...
  • World Cup: Dhoni, Raina's record stand bowls over Twitter March 14, 2015

    World champions India extended their unbeaten run in the World Cup 2015 on Saturday with a comprehensive six-wicket victory over Zimbabwe in their final Pool B match before a noisy crowd of predominantly Indian supporters at the Eden Park in Auckland. Suresh Raina (110*) and captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni (85*)...
  • World Cup 2015: Six out of Six for Team India March 14, 2015

    Raina (110) and Dhoni's (85) record partnership took India past Zimbabwe's 287 to record their sixth win in a row and unbeaten finish at top of Pool B. ...
  • World Cup: MS Dhoni admires his team's ability to combat pressure March 14, 2015

    Auckland: Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday said the biggest positive to draw from the team's unbeaten league campaign in the ongoing World Cup was that the entire side withstood pressure in some way or the other, preparing it perfectly for the knockouts. India finished on top of Pool B...
  • World Cup: Raina's century packs up Zimbabwe, India meet Bangladesh in QF March 14, 2015

    The pieces are fitting nicely in place for India to launch a fresh attack in the knockouts. Batsmen getting runs, bowlers bowling oppositions out and a 100 percent win record. And any leftover boxes were ticked with precision by Suresh Raina's century and MS Dhoni's signature finishing in a six-wicket...
  • World Cup: Media makes big deal of Raina's short-ball woes, says Dhoni March 7, 2015

    Perth: India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni feels that a big deal is made out of Suresh Raina's susceptibility to short-pitched bowling and stressed that the UP lad is the best bet to bat at No. 5 since Yuvraj Singh vacated that slot. Asked about Raina's same mode of dismissal as he...
  • World Cup: Well begun, Team India youngsters need to keep going February 25, 2015

    Opinions flew thick and fast when India's chances at the 2015 World Cup were discussed before the tournament kicked off, with a large percentage suggesting that their traditional frailties in conditions in Australia and New Zealand would hamper their progress. To make matters a little more complicated, India don't have enough...
  • World Cup: Fielding like a dream, Team India a stunner February 25, 2015

    There was something unusual in the Melbourne air the other night. On an evening of several stirring deeds from India's cricketers, the most striking came from a pair of fast bowlers. And while it was with ball in hand, it was also not with ball in hand, if you get...
  • World Cup 2015: India's stars signing autographs, taking selfies with fans February 24, 2015

    Team India took some time out from practice and brought smiles to faces of fans by signing autographs and taking selfies with them. ...
  • World Cup 2015: Batting is Team India's biggest strength, says South Africa's coach February 19, 2015

    South Africa's coach said that India have a seriously good batting line-up and Virat Kohli will be once again key in the match. ...
  • World Cup 2015: Can Suresh Raina be India's Yuvraj of 2011? February 18, 2015

    Melbourne: Rohit Sharma recently called him one of two or three best finishers of a One-Day International innings. Mahendra Singh Dhoni has said no one was better equipped in the Indian line-up than him to take on the bowling from ball one. They were both referring to Suresh Raina, limited-overs...