Abhinav Mukund

  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy 2013-14, Round 5, Day 4 December 1, 2013

    Catch all the live action from day four of the Ranji Trophy round five matches with our live blog. Punjab produced a fine bowling effort before their batsmen just about held their nerve to carve out a three-wicket win against Haryana on the third day of their low-scoring Group A match. Bengal...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy 2013-14, Round 5, Day 3 November 30, 2013

    Catch live updates across all matches in Round 5 of the Ranji Trophy played from Nov 28 to Dec 1. In Group A on Day 2, wicketkeeper Aditya Tare slammed a blazing hundred to put champions Mumbai in total command against minnows Vidarbha. Meanwhile in the big Group B clash, Abhinav...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B: TN in strong position after Mukund's double ton November 29, 2013

    Chennai: Abhinav Mukund notched up a monumental double century while Dinesh Karthik struck a ton as Tamil Nadu declared after piling up a mammoth 565 for 8 in their Group B Ranji Trophy match against Saurashtra here on Friday. At stumps on the second day at the MA Chidambaram Stadium, Saurashtra,...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B: Mukund scores ton for Tamil Nadu; Rajasthan bowl out UP for 226 November 28, 2013

    Chennai: Abhinav Mukund struck a fine unbeaten century as Tamil Nadu were sitting pretty at 268 for two on the opening day of their Group B Ranji Trophy match against Saurashtra here Thursday. At close of play at the MA Chidambaram Stadium, Mukund was batting on 103 having faced 230...
  • Mukund, Aparajith tons give South Zone upper hand October 12, 2013

    Chennai: Skipper Abhinav Mukund and Baba Aparajith smashed hundreds as South Zone took a firm grip of the Duleep trophy semi-final against Central Zone by reaching 479/9, which gave them a 258-run lead on the third and penultimate day of the match here Saturday. Resuming at overnight 137/2, Mukund (111) and...
  • We will put up a good fight against Australia: Mukund February 11, 2013

    Chennai: Determined to make an impression against mighty Australia, Board President's XI skipper Abhinav Mukund on Monday said that he and his teammates are looking forward to put up a good fight when they take on the visitors in a two-day warm-up match, starting on Tuesday. "I think making an impression...
  • BP XI v Australians: Tourists look to gather steam February 11, 2013

    Chennai: A small band of touring Australians will look to absorb as much as possible from the first of two warm-up matches starting in Chennai on Tuesday, while the India hopefuls in the Board President's XI will be out to prove points to the national selectors. Of the full Australian...
  • J&K's Rassol was hopeful of India 'A' cut January 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Promising allrounder from Jammu and Kashmir, Parvez Rassol was on Wednesday rewarded for his brilliant performance in this season's Ranji Trophy after he was named in the 14-member India A squad for the practice game against England here on January 6. Rassol finished on top of both batting and...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B, Round 9, Day 2: TN reach 181 for 3 against Haryana December 30, 2012

    Chennai: India batsman Abhinav Mukund hit a patient half-century as Tamil Nadu reached 181 for 3 against Haryana at the close of the second day in their Group B Ranji Trophy match on Sunday. At stumps, Arun Karthik (33) and Dinesk Karthik (17) were at the crease. Earlier, opener Mukund...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B, Round 8, Day 4: UP beat Tamil Nadu by 195 runs December 25, 2012

    Chennai: Left-arm spinners Praveen Gupta and Ali Murtaza shared seven wickets between them to help Uttar Pradesh script a massive 195-run victory over Tamil Nadu. Chasing a improbable target of 421 run to win on the final day, Tamil Nadu failed to capitalise on a good start given by their...
  • I am willing to bat at any number: Rahane November 1, 2012

    Mumbai: Ajinkya Rahane on Thursday insisted he does not have preference for a particular batting position and that he was willing to bat at any number. India A coach Lalchand Rajput had said before the warm-up game against the visiting England team that Rahane 'likes to bat at number 3,...
  • Tiwary's 93 takes India A to 369 for 9 October 30, 2012

    Mumbai: Manoj Tiwary made an impressive 93 and Irfan Pathan contributed with 46 as India A posted 369 for 9 at stumps on day one of their warm-up game against the visiting England in Mumbai on Tuesday. For England, Tim Bresnan and Graeme Swann took three wickets each but the...
  • Ind A-Eng XI warm-up: As it happened October 30, 2012

    India A 369 for 9 at stumps: So that is the end of day one. India A have done well to recover and cross 350. That was made possible due to the century stand between Manoj Tiwary (93) and Irfan Pathan (46) after the home team lost three big wickets in...
  • South Zone favourites against East in Duleep Trophy October 13, 2012

    Visakhapatnam: A formidable South Zone team will start as clear favourites against defending champions East Zone in the semi-final of the Duleep Trophy starting from Sunday at the VDCA ground. The 22-yard-strip at the Visakhapatnam Stadium has always assisted the batsmen and it won't be any different this time round. South...
  • Rajput pleased with performance of India A October 9, 2012

    The India A team's recently concluded tour of New Zealand was a fruitful and highly satisfying visit, coach Lalchand Rajput said here on Tuesday. The 'A' team drew the one-day series 1-1 and then dominated the proceedings in the couple of drawn four-day games. "It was a very good tour for all...
  • Mukund scores ton for India A in drab draw October 6, 2012

    Lincoln: Continuing the run feast, skipper Abhinav Mukund smashed an unbeaten century in the second innings as the second unofficial Test between India A and New Zealand ended in a drab draw, here on Saturday. Mukund, who began the fourth day at his individual score of 56, went on to make...
  • India A hope to wrap up series in Kingstown June 8, 2012

    Kingstown: The thrilling win in the series-opener notwithstanding, India A have to address a few issues in their batting department if they hope to wrap up the three-match rubber against West Indies A in the second unofficial Test starting here on Saturday. Cheteshwar Pujara led from the front in the...
  • India 'A' take slender lead against West Indies 'A' June 4, 2012

    Bridgetown, Barbados: Rohit Sharma led the mid-innings rescue effort after a top-order collapse as India 'A' managed to take a slender 25-run lead against the West Indies 'A' on the second day of their first four-day Test on Sunday. At the draw of stumps, West Indies 'A' were 3 for...
  • West Indies discards play for a recall v India A June 2, 2012

    Bridgetown: The West Indies A side will face India A in a series opener four-day match starting here on Saturday, with players from the home team looking to impress selectors for a recall to the senior setup. Openers Kraigg Brathwaite and Lendl Simmons, along with leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo, are all expected...
  • Are India A under-prepared for WI tour? May 25, 2012

    New Delhi: There is less than a week before India A leave for an important tour of the West Indies, but at least half of the members of the squad are woefully short of match practice. Of the 15 selected, there are at least seven members who haven't played any significant...
  • Elite Division: Punjab, Baroda face defeats November 20, 2011

    New Delhi: Punjab and last year's runners-up Baroda were facing defeats, while Mumbai's Abhishek Nayar, Madhya Pradesh's Naman Ojha and Mohnish Mishra scored fine hundreds on Day Three of the Ranji Trophy Elite Division matches on Saturday. Punjab, chasing Saurashtra's 542, were struggling at 44-4 after following-on at the PCA Stadium...