BIPLAB SAMANTRAY

  • Ranji Trophy: Close shave for Manoj Tiwary after he is hit by bouncer December 17, 2014

    Kolkata: Bengal's premier batsman Manoj Tiwary, who is one of India's 30 probables for the World Cup, had a close shave after being hit by an Abhimanyu Mithun rising delivery on the final day of his team's Ranji Trophy cricket match against Karnataka at the Eden Gardens on Wednesday. It was...
  • Playoffs in sight for Hyderabad after win over Rajasthan May 17, 2013

    Hyderabad: James Faulkner's effort of 5 for 16 went in vain as Rajasthan Royals failed to chase a moderate total of 137 against Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium at Uppal on Friday. The 23run victory, meanwhile, boosted Hyderabad's chances of reaching the playoffs as, with 18 points...
  • Samantray to lead Odisha in Vijay Hazare Trophy February 9, 2013

    Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Cricket Association Saturday named allrounder Biplab Samantray as captain of the oneday team for the Vijay Hazare Trophy East Zone League, 201213. The league matches will be held at Kolkata from February 14 to 23. Odisha will take on Bengal in the opener at Jadavpur in Kolkata on...
  • Ranji, Group B, Round 4, Day 3: Maharshtra, Baroda take first innings lead November 26, 2012

    The Group B encounter between Odisha and Karnataka at Bangalore is evenly poised as hosts are 43 for 1 at stumps of day three chasing 245 for the victory. Biplab Samantray cracked 86 on day three as Odisha made 255 in their second innings. Brief score: Odisha 202 and 255 lead...
  • Samantray keeps East in hunt for final berth October 15, 2012

    Visakhapatnam: Orissa allrounder Biplab Samantray's fine spell kept defending champions East Zone in hunt for a berth in Duleep Trophy final as South were precariously placed at 134 for five at stumps on the second day after bowling out their opponents for 267. Samantray took 3 for 22 in 14.1 overs...