ASHISH NEHRA

  • IPL 8: Ashish Nehra is one of finest India have produced, says Ashwin 18 hours 23 minutes ago

    Ravichandran Ashwin might not have had the best of tournaments so far at this year's IPL but it will be downright stupid to write him off so early in the edition. So far, the Indian offspinner has only bowled 2.4 overs on an average and has not completed his quota of...
  • IPL 8: Nehra, Raina take Chennai to 27-run win over Bangalore 4 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...
  • As it happened: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings, IPL 8, Match 201 4 days ago

    For Live blog, scroll down to bottom of the page. Beaten in their respective last games, both Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings will be hungry to prevail over each other in the battle of wits when they lock horns. CSK are placed second in the table with six points from...
  • IPL 8: Always good to have captain on your side, says Ashish Nehra April 18, 2015

    Mumbai: Player of the Match for his impressive performance in the Indian Premier League (IPL) tie against Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) pacer Ashish Nehra said that it is very important for any player to have the captain's faith, like Mahendra Singh Dhoni had in him. "I have been someone,...
  • IPL 2015: Bowlers win matches in T20, says Ashish Nehra April 18, 2015

    Mumbai: Twenty20 cricket may be regarded as a batsmen's game, but Chennai Super Kings pacer Ashish Nehra believes it is the bowlers who win matches in the format. "It is a batsman's game, but I still believe bowlers are the ones who win you matches," Nehra said after bagging the Man-of-the-Match...
  • IPL 8: Dwayne Smith, Brendon McCullum fire CSK to third straight win April 17, 2015

    Mumbai: Openers Dwayne Smith and Brendon McCullum shared a breathtaking 109-run stand off 44 balls as Chennai Super Kings outplayed Mumbai Indians by six wickets for their third straight win in the IPL 8 on Friday. Mumbai Indians recovered from a poor start to post a competitive 183 for seven but...
  • IPL 2015: A perfect start for me and CSK, says beaming Ashish Nehra April 10, 2015

    He may have lost his place with Team India but Ashish Nehra keeps the selectors' brains ticking with telling performances in the domestic circuit. Thursday in season eight of the Indian Premier League was the same for him. In his team Chennai Super Kings' opening game of IPL8, Nehra turned a...
  • IPL: Nehra backs himself to deliver, says CSK skipper Dhoni April 10, 2015

    Chennai: Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni lauded pacer Ashish Nehra for his fiery spell and expressed satisfaction that his team could held on to nerves against Delhi Daredevils in their thrilling match of the IPL-8 twenty20 cricket tournament. "You have to hold on to your nerves," said Dhoni after...
  • IPL 8: Virender Sehwag hails 'Nehra Ji' for his heroics against Delhi Daredevils April 10, 2015

    Kings XI Punjab and former Indian opener Virender Sehwag was impressed with Chennai Super Kings pacer Ashish Nehra's match winning spell against Delhi Daredevils on Thursday in the second match of the IPL 8 season. Nehra played a vital role in CSK's nervy 1-wicket win against Delhi at the...
  • India's World Cup 2015 probables squad to be picked today December 3, 2014

    Mumbai: The preliminary list of 30 Indian probables for the upcoming World Cup in Australia and New Zealand is to be finalised on Thursday by the national selectors, which may include a few proven but currently out-of-form cricketers. The meeting of the five-member selection panel headed by Sandeep Patil is scheduled...
  • Nehra, Manhas rested as young Himmat included in Delhi's Ranji squad November 29, 2014

    New Delhi: The DDCA's senior selection committee headed by Yashpal Sharma rewarded teenager Himmat Singh by including him in the Gautam Gambhir-led Delhi squad that will host Saurashtra in the opening match of the Ranji Trophy starting December 7. Another notable inclusion was left-arm pacer Pradeep Sangwan, who is now back...
  • Chappell wanted to get rid of Sehwag, Yuvraj along with Ganguly: Harbhajan November 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar's claims of Greg Chappell being a dictatorial coach seem to have opened a Pandora's box with his then teammate and senior offspinner Harbhajan Singh saying that some players in the side provided "selective misinformation" to the Australian in a phase which "temporarily destroyed Indian cricket". "Chappell destroyed...
  • Gautam Gambhir to lead Delhi in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy March 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Out-of-favour India opener Gautam Gambhir will lead a 15-member Delhi side in the North Zone league of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 domestic tournament starting on March 28. The squad also includes Virender Sehwag despite his poor show with the bat in the domestic season so far, lanky right-arm...
  • IPL Auction 2014: Chennai buy 15 players over two days February 13, 2014

    A total of 154 players sold, including 50 overseas players, as the twoday IPL auction ended in Bangalore on Thursday, with Yuvraj Singh ending up as the topearner, bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore for a whopping Rs. 14 crore. Chennai Super Kings, who have already retained five players, brought eight players...
  • IPL Auction 2014: Chennai Super Kings pay 2 crore for Nehra February 12, 2014

    A total of 216 players went under the hammer on day one, but only 70 were sold with Yuvraj Singh ending up as the topearner, bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore for a whopping Rs. 14 crore. Chennai Super Kings, who have already retained five players, brought eight players on Wednesday. Ashish...
  • Ranji Trophy: Delhi host Karnataka in mustwin tie at Kotla December 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi face table toppers Karnataka at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Monday with a slim chance of making the Ranji Trophy quarterfinals. Delhi lie fifth in Group A with 19 points from seven games behind Punjab (23 points), Mumbai (23), Gujarat (26) and Karnataka (32), who have already qualified...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group A: Delhi skittle out Punjab for 74; Karnataka fight odds against Mumbai December 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi captain Gautam Gambhir's dogged insistence of playing on a seaming track was vindicated once again as the hosts bowled out Punjab for just 74 runs in on a foghit first day of the Ranji Trophy group A encounter here Sunday. At stumps, Delhi were 46 for two with...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy 201314, Round 2, Day 4 November 10, 2013

    Catch all the updates from Round 2 of the Ranji Trophy from November 7 to 10. On Day 4, Defending champions Mumbai look firm favourites to record their second outright victory against Punjab. Chasing a tough victory target of 399, Punjab were tottering at 108 for 4 at stumps on the...
  • Confident Gujarat to clash against starstudded Delhi November 6, 2013

    Surat: Buoyed by their comprehensive innings win over Vidarbha at Nagpur, Gujarat will take on a formidable Delhi team led by Gautam Gambhir, hoping for a similar performance to consolidate their position in Group A of Ranji Trophy. Delhi will also have Virender Sehwag, Ashish Nehra, Unmukt Chand, Mithun Manhas and...
  • Sehwag, Gambhir, Kohli in Delhi probables list for Challengers Trophy September 15, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi team's probables list bore a star-studded look with all the senior and U-19 national team players included in the 28-member list for the upcoming NKP Salve Challenger Series starting in Indore on September 26. The list includes Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, the two out-of-favour seniors Gautam Gambhir...
  • Umesh is the most talented fast bowler in India: Nehra May 13, 2013

    Chennai: Veteran leftarm seamer Ashish Nehra praised his Delhi Daredevils' teammate Umesh Yadav, terming him as the "most talented fast bowler" in the country at the moment and believes that his performance will have an impact on India's performance in the near future. "Umesh has done so well and if you...
  • Warner sets up Delhi's second win of the season April 28, 2013

    Raipur: The IPL bandwagon came to the capital of the state of Chhattisgarh in central India, Raipur, and the venue allotted to Delhi Daredevils as their home away from home provided them the platform for just their second win of the season. On its IPL debut, the Shaheed Veer Narayan...
  • Team profile: Delhi Daredevils will miss Pietersen, Taylor and Ryder dearly March 30, 2013

    New Delhi: From first swapping the attacking New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor with medium pacer Ashish Nehra, and then losing Kevin Pietersen and Jesse Ryder through injuries, it has been far from an auspicious beginning for Delhi Daredevils at the sixth edition of the IPL. It is still unclear why the...
  • Ashish Nehra likely to be fit for IPL 6 March 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Veteran left-arm pacer Ashish Nehra is slowly recuperating from a surgery on his left knee and is expecting to be fit in time before the start of the sixth edition of Indian Premier League. The 33-year-old Nehra went to London for the surgery and has returned to India...
  • Delhi trade Ross Taylor for Ashish Nehra ahead of IPL 6 February 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils on Tuesday exchanged Kiwi batsman Ross Taylor with Pune Warriors India bowler Ashish Nehra in the ongoing Indian Premier League Player Trading Window. Delhi bought the former New Zealand captain from Rajasthan Royals ahead of the fifth edition last year. "We are elated to have a batsman...
  • Ashish Nehra's Delhi future in doubt November 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Ashish Nehra's latest hamstring injury has put serious question marks over his future in the longer format for his home state Delhi after senior pacer pulled out after bowling only six overs on the first morning. Nehra opened the bowling for Delhi on Saturday and bowled six overs giving...