Chidambaram Stadium

  • Chennai Corporation seals three stands at Chepauk May 23, 2013

    Chennai: Days after the Supreme Court's interim relief to Tamil Nadu Cricket Association expired on May 14, Chennai Corporation officials on Thursday sealed three stands at the MA Chidambaram stadium here. On a petition by the TNCA after I, J and K stands were sealed by the Chennai Corporation, the Supreme...
  • In pics: The IPL 6 venues March 30, 2013

    The Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium hosts match for the local team, Delhi Daredevils. (Getty Images)The Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium in Mohali is the home ground for the Adam Gilchrist-led Kings XI Punjab. (Getty Images)The MA Chidambaram Stadium is the home ground for two-time IPL winners (2010 and 2011) Chennai Super Kings. (Getty Images)
  • A ticket-deprived cricket fan's open letter to TNCA February 27, 2013

    A badly let-down fan appeals to the TNCA after being left stranded, along with thousands of others, outside the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. To, The President, Tamil Nadu Cricket Association, Chennai Subject: Let-down at Chepauk Dear Sir, Please bear with me. Yes, I know we have witnessed a great cricket match. That we are...
  • 1st Test: Eight-wicket win gives India the series lead February 26, 2013

    Chennai: It took India nine overs to snap an obdurate last-wicket Australian stand, and 11.3 to achieve the 50 runs needed to claim a series lead. Australia came out on Sunday with a lead of 40 but were only able to nine to that before the No. 11 Nathan Lyon...
  • I will be fit for the opening Test, says Michael Clarke February 12, 2013

    Sydney: Recovering from a hamstring problem, Michael Clarke remains a doubtful starter for the second warmup game but the Australian skipper is confident that he will be fit for the opening Test against India beginning in Chennai on February 22. Never to have missed a Test through injury in his...
  • BorderGavaskar Tests to start in Chennai, end in Delhi January 14, 2013

    New Delhi: The BCCI has revised the schedule for the upcoming fourTest series between India and Australia next month, allotting the opener to Chennai followed by fixtures in Hyderabad, Mohali and Delhi. As the per the new itinerary, the first BorderGavaskar Test will be held at the MA Chidambaram Stadium...
  • India vs Pakistan, 1st ODI: As it happened December 30, 2012

    Pakistan batsmen continue to milk Indian bowlers on their way to the 228run target. Need under 30 runs now....
  • Tanmay keeps Central Zone's hopes alive October 24, 2012

    Chennai: Opener Tanmay Srivastava kept Central Zone's hopes of Duleep Trophy title alive with a patient 46 not out as his side ended the fourth day of the summit clash against East Zone at 74 for 2 in their first innings here on Wednesday. Srivastava had already consumed 126 balls in...
  • Cricketainment: Delhi top order gave it away May 12, 2012

    CNNIBN's cricket experts feel that Delhi's toporder collapse turned it into a onesided win for Chennai. ...
  • BCCI may shift IPL final from Chennai May 8, 2012

    New Delhi: With empty seats due to lack of official clearance for a few stands becoming an eyesore during IPL matches in Chennai, there is a move within the BCCI to shift the eliminator and the final to an alternate venue to ensure a full house. While most of the other...
  • Cricketainment: Fielding cost Deccan dear May 4, 2012

    CNNIBN's cricket experts feel Deccan Chargers' belowpar fielding cost them a win against Chennai Super Kings. ...
  • Raina first ever to cross 2000 runs in IPL May 1, 2012

    Chennai: Chennai Super Kings' Suresh Raina became the firstever batsman to cross 2000 runs in the Indian Premier League on Monday. Raina achieved the feat during the course of his 44run knock against Kolkata Knight Riders at the MA Chidambaram Stadium. Prior to this match, the lefthanded Raina had 1865 runs...
  • We were unsure about the wicket: Fleming April 5, 2012

    Chennai: Having crashed to a humiliating eightwicket defeat against Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League (IPL) five opener on Wednesday, Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming said that they were done in by a lack of knowledge about the new home wicket at the MA Chidambaram Stadium. "It is little...
  • Ranji final: TN slide after Rajasthan's 621 January 22, 2012

    Chennai: Rajasthan pacers struck three quick blows to reduce Tamil Nadu to 66 for 3 after Vineet Saxena's marathon knock of 257 helped the visitors to 621 all out, confirming their grip on the Ranji Trophy final at stumps on day three. Rituraj Singh (2 for 27) and Pankaj Singh (1...
  • Ranji final: Rajasthan 221 for no loss January 19, 2012

    Chennai: It was oneway traffic at the MA Chidambaram Stadium, as Rajasthan openers Aakash Chopra and Vineet Saxena carried the defending champions to 221 for no loss at stumps on day one of the 201112 Ranji Trophy final. You can't blame Tamil Nadu for having a sense of dj vu....
  • Batheavy TN take on spirited Rajasthan January 18, 2012

    Chennai: With a balanced squad and the benefit of playing at home, Tamil Nadu would look to outwit defending champions Rajasthan in the fiveday Ranji Trophy final starting here on Thursday. Making their 11th attempt to win the coveted title for only the third time, Tamil Nadu will bank on home...
  • Tamil Nadu to host Rajasthan for Ranji final January 13, 2012

    New Delhi: Tamil Nadu will host defending champions Rajasthan in the final of the Ranji Trophy at MA Chidambaram Stadium from January 19. This will be Tamil Nadu's first appearance in a Ranji Trophy final since 200304, when they lost to Mumbai on a firstinnings basis at the MA Chidambaram Stadium. Tamil...
  • 5th ODI: Time for India to test bench strength March 28, 2012

    New Delhi: With Virender Sehwag's doublehundred having sunk in and the series in the bag, the fifth and final ODI at Chennai's MA Chidambaram Stadium presents India an opportunity to test their bench strength ahead of their tour to Australia. The spotlight in the last two days has been on...