First Class Cricket

  • Chanderpaul completes 300 first-class appearances May 17, 2013

    Derbyshire: West Indies middle order batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul has taken his place among batting greats by playing his 300th first-class match. The 38-year-old Guyanese batsman achieved the feat while playing in an English County game for Derbyshire against Sussex on Thursday. Only six men in the history of the game have...
  • Tough time for Sehwag at Delhi training session October 29, 2012

    New Delhi: He hasn't been in the best of form of late and Virender Sehwag's body language during his first day with the Delhi Ranji Trophy squad said it all. The 'Nawab of Najafgarh' looked pretty rusty during his first session at the state team's nets where not only seasoned...
  • Parmar back with Gujarat with new bowling action February 21, 2012

    Mumbai: Having spent a long time in the wilderness after being called for chucking, young Gujarat off-spinner Mohnish Parmar is all set to start afresh with a new bowling action. The 23-year-old, who had modelled his bowling action on Sri Lankan great Muttiah Muralitharan, had taken 92 wickets in 20 first-class...