Chinnaswamy Stadium

  • Ranjib Biswal replies to MCA's protest, puts in a few riders May 13, 2014

    The impasse over the shift IPL venue took a new turn after league's chairman Ranjib Biswal put the ball back in Mumbai Cricket Association's court by attaching a few riders in order to get the summit clash back from M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore. Biswal on Tuesday replied to protest letter...
  • MCA officials return IPL7 accreditations annoyed at shifting of final May 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Miffed at the sudden decision of the Indian Premier League's Governing Council to snatch away the final of the cashrich Twenty20 league, the officials of the Mumbai Cricket Association handed over their IPL accreditations to the organisers on Sunday. "We have handed over all our IPL accreditations. The office bearers...
  • BCCI shifts IPL 2014 final from Mumbai to Bangalore May 10, 2014

    New Delhi: The Mumbai Cricket Association on Saturday got a jolt as the IPL Governing Council decided to shift the final of the highprofile event on June 1 from Wankhede Stadium to Bangalore's Chinnaswamy Stadium. Although the BCCI press release did not specify the reason for shifting the final, a top...
  • IPL 7: Free internet connectivity for RCB fans in home games April 30, 2014

    Mumbai: Fans of Royal Challengers Bangalore will be provided with free WiFi internet connectivity during all the home IPL games of the team at the Chinnaswamy Stadium. "RCB will be providing free WiFi connectivity for all fans at Chinnaswamy Stadium on all days when the home team is playing in Bangalore,"...
  • Karnataka, Tamil Nadu post win in Vijay Hazare Trophy February 27, 2014

    Bangalore: Karnataka inflicted a crushing six-wicket defeat on Andhra Pradesh in the south zone leg of the Vijay Hazare Trophy on Thursday. An allround performance ensured an easy victory for Karnataka as their batsmen and bowlers fired in unison to force Andhra concede the match easily at the Chinnaswamy Stadium. Andhra, sent...
  • Shreyas Gopal's maiden hattrick guides Karnataka to Irani Trophy title February 12, 2014

    Bangalore: Leg spinner Shreyas Gopal claimed the first hattrick of his career to guide Ranji champions Karnataka to a convincing innings and 222 runs win over Rest of India (ROI) to lift the Irani Trophy crown on the fourth and penultimate day on Wednesday. Gopal (5 for 35) also registered his...
  • Ranji champions Karnataka favourites for Irani Cup February 8, 2014

    Bangalore: Riding high on confidence after winning the Ranji Trophy for the seventh time, Karnataka would be looking to add the Irani Cup to their silverware as they take on Rest of India in the traditional fiveday match commencing at the Mangalam Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Sunday. Karnataka enjoyed one of...
  • Inform Karnataka eye semis as they take on UP in Ranji Trophy January 7, 2014

    Bangalore: Riding high on their five consecutive victories, Karnataka will be looking to continue their winning streak when they take on Uttar Pradesh in the quarterfinals of the Ranji Trophy at Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Wednesday. Karnataka have been on a roll as never before, as they scripted five outright victories...
  • Rohit Sharma: 209 runs, 16 sixes, world record November 2, 2013

    New rules or old rules, two news balls or one, four fielders on the boundary or five, batting tracks or bowling tracks, batting at home or away. Nothing can take anything away from the innings Rohit Sharma played to light up Bangalore on Diwali eve: 209 runs, second highest ODI...
  • West Indies A defeat India A by 45 runs, clinch series 2-1 September 20, 2013

    Bangalore: India A suffered a rare series defeat as West Indies A rode on Kirk Edwards' run-a-ball century to beat the home team by 45 runs in the third and decisive unofficial ODI at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Thursday. The 1-2 series defeat at the hands of West Indies A...
  • As it happened: India A vs West Indies A, 1st unofficial ODI September 15, 2013

    West Indies A innings (42-overs-a-side match) End of over 39, West Indies A all out for 235: India A beat West Indies A by 77 runs to win the first unofficial ODI. Vinay Kumar, Yusuf Pathan, Rahul Sharma and Sumit Narwal picked up two wickets each. Sumit Narwal picked up the...
  • NIA arrests terror suspect who planned major strikes in South India August 3, 2013

    New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency has said that it has arrested a key jihadist Abdul Sattar. According to sources, the NIA said Jattar is linked to the cell that planned largescale strikes across southern India. Sources have told Network 18 that the NIA arrested Sattar in New Delhi last week,...
  • IPL 6: RCB stay alive for playoffs winning 8over slog match against CSK May 19, 2013

    Royal Challengers Bangalore find themselves in a doordie situation after two backtoback losses to Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab. Not only do they have to beat Chennai Super Kings handsomely on Saturday, but they need Sunrisers Hyderabad to lose their last match on Sunday. Follow the LIVE Blog...
  • Bangalore in mustwin situation against CSK May 18, 2013

    Bangalore: Royal Challengers Bangalore find themselves in a doordie situation after two backtoback losses to Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab. Not only do they have to beat Chennai Super Kings handsomely on Saturday, but they need Sunrisers Hyderabad to lose their last match on Sunday. A sevenwicket loss...
  • Snapshot: Kannada actress Ragini Dwivedi spotted during IPL match April 10, 2013

    Kannada actress Ragini Dwivedi during the IPL match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Sunrisers Hyderabad at Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on April 9, 2013. PTI Photo by Shailendra Bhojak. ...
  • Spectator suffers fatal heart attack during IndPak match December 26, 2012

    Bangalore: A 47yearold cricket fan died late Tuesday following a heart attack while watching the first IndiaPakistan T20 match at the Chinnaswamy stadium here, a senior police official said. "Kamal Jain, who was watching the match from stands, felt uneasy during the 18th over when Pakistan was batting. Though he was...
  • Online ticket sales for Bangalore T20 to start from Thursday December 12, 2012

    Bangalore: Online ticket sales for the IndiaPakistan Twenty20 match to be played at M Chinnaswamy stadium here on December 25 will start from Thursday, Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) president Anil Kumble said. Speaking to reporters here, Kumble said as many as 7,187 online tickets are up for sales. He said...
  • Opposed to Pakistan tour of India: Sri Ram Sene December 3, 2012

    Bangalore: Right wing outfit Sri Ram Sene on Monday opposed the Pakistan cricket team's tour to India and said it would disrupt the T20 match between the two countries in Bangalore on December 25. "We oppose Pakistan cricket team's tour to India. We will not allow PakistanIndia T20 match on...
  • After Eden, PCB recee team okays Chinnaswamy December 3, 2012

    Bangalore: The fourmember inspection team of PCB led by their GM (Media Affairs) Nadeem Sarwar on Monday inspected the security arrangements and facilities for Pakistan's Twenty20 match against India to be held at the Chinnaswamy Stadium on December 25 and seemed pretty satisfied with the arrangements. "We are satisfied with security...
  • Fasih Mohammed's family to seek his speedy trial October 23, 2012

    Darbhanga: Family of Fasih Mohammed, a suspected Indian Mujahideen terrorist who has been deported to India after five months of detention in Saudi Arabia, has decided to move the Supreme Court for speedy trial. "We will request the Supreme Court for speedy trial so that Fasih is proved innocent at...
  • Fasih Mohammad a very important catch: Government October 22, 2012

    New Delhi: The Government on Monday termed the arrest of suspected Indian Mujahideen terrorist Fasih Mohammad as a "very important catch", saying Saudi Arabia fully cooperated in his deportation to India. "It was a very important catch. He was deported by Saudi Arabia," Union Home Secretary RK Singh told reporters...
  • We will also seek custody of Fasih: Bangalore Police October 23, 2012

    Bangalore: Bangalore Police on Monday said they would seek custody of Fasih Mohammed, a suspected Indian Mujahideen operative and key accused in the Delhi and Bangalore blasts, who was arrested after deportation from Saudi Arabia. "If Delhi Police has taken Fasih into custody, we will also be seeking his custody...
  • Key accused in 2010 Delhi, Bangalore blasts arrested October 23, 2012

    Delhi: Suspected terrorist Fasih Mohammed allegedly involved in the Chinnaswamy Stadium blast has been arrested by the Delhi Police Special Cell. This came after Saudi Arabia deported the suspected Indian Mujahideen terrorist to India. Fasih is accused of involvement in Bangalore and Delhi blast conspiracies. Fasih was detained in Saudi Arabia...
  • Ind vs NZ, 2nd Test, Day 4: As it happened September 3, 2012

    The unbeaten stand between MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli took India to the 261-run target to beat NZ in the second Test and win the two-match series 2-0. Earlier, rain stalled India's chase to win the second Test against New Zealand when the umpires ordered covers to be brought on with...
  • Ind vs NZ, 2nd Test, Day 3: As it happened September 2, 2012

    R Ashwin's 5-wicket haul restricted New Zealand to 232 for 9 in their second innings after India were bowled out for 353 on Day 3 of the second Test in Bangalore. Earlier, New Zealand have reached 123 for 4, leading India by 135 runs overall. Openers Brendon McCullum and Martin Guptill...
  • 2nd Test: Taylor ton leads NZ revival on Day 1 August 31, 2012

    Bangalore: Captain Ross Taylor launched a stunning counter-attack with a blistering 113 as New Zealand showed great fighting spirit to recover from early jolts in the second Test here on Friday. Taylor notched up his seventh Test century to pull his team out of trouble and guided New Zealand to a...
  • Ind vs NZ, 2nd Test, Day 1: as it happened August 31, 2012

    New Zealand skipper Ross Taylor hit a hard-hitting, 99-ball hundred in the post-lunch session on Day 1 of the second Test, which set India back. India won the first Test at Hyderabad, which makes this match a must-win game for New Zealand if they want to draw the two-match series. ...
  • 2nd Test: India favourites for series win August 30, 2012

    The venue has changed but the skies stand to remain overcast again and the traffic one-way despite what Ross Taylor says, as India take on New Zealand in the second Test in Bangalore starting Friday. New Zealand are hoping to avoid a second successive 2-0 series loss, having been bowled...
  • Govt taking steps to bring back Fasih: Chidambaram July 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Government will take all possible steps to bring back Fasih Mohammed, an accused in Bangalore and Delhi blasts and detained in Saudi Arabia, to India. "He is in Saudi Arabia. He was detained there. Steps will be taken to extradite him to India," Home Minister P Chidambaram told reporters...