Hanuma Vihari

  • IPL spot-fixing: Four Sunrisers Hyderabad players part of the mess? September 24, 2013

    New Delhi: The Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing saga refuses to die down, with names of four players from the franchise Sunrisers Hyderabad now also surfacing as part of the scandal. According to a report published in The Indian Express on Tuesday, arrested Mumbai bookie Chandresh Patel admitted during interrogation...
  • SLC dismisses fixing allegations against Thisara Perera September 23, 2013

    Colombo: Sri Lanka Cricket on Monday denied reports that allrounder Thisara Perera indulged in match-fixing during this year's Indian Premier League, saying that it has full faith in its players. SLC rebuttal comes in the wake of a media report which stated that a Mumbai-based bookie fixed an IPL match for...
  • IPL 6 review: Five moments when uncapped Indians made us go wow May 27, 2013

    Now that IPL 6 has come to a close, we take a look back at the matches where lesser-known Indian domestic players grabbed a slice of the limelight. Jasprit Bumrah makes a splash The little-known Jasprit Bumrah, a 19-year-old medium-pacer from Gujarat, was handed his IPL debut for Mumbai Indians against...
  • We had won 80 percent of match before Pollard came in the way: Moody May 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Sunrisers Hyderabad coach Tom Moody lavished praise on Mumbai Indians allrounder Kieron Pollard, saying the visitors had won "80 per cent" of the IPL game before the West Indian got in their way. "Of course we are disappointed. We won 80 per cent of the game, but Mumbai are undefeated...
  • Bowlers and Perera take Hyderabad to first place April 19, 2013

    Hyderabad: A dramatic collapse of 4 for 1 proved irreparable for Kings XI Punjab, who lost to Sunrisers Hyderabad by five wickets on Friday. For the second game in a row Amit Mishra had a say in a late-innings hat-trick, though it was not recorded next to his name -...
  • Can the 'old guard' prove their point in IPL 6? March 30, 2013

    Kolkata: If the slam-bang T20 cricket is for dynamic youngsters, reigning Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) have to look at the age of their squad with some concern. The average age of the KKR squad is 28.52 years and it has 11 players in their 30s...
  • Ranji Trophy Group A, Round 2, Day 1: Saha, Shukla revive Bengal November 9, 2012

    Mohali: Wriddhiman Saha scored his third half-century in as many innings to keep Bengal fighting at 280 for 7 in testing conditions at the PCA Stadium on Friday. Saha’s 124-run alliance with Laxmi Ratan Shukla (62) proved vital to the visitors’ chances on an engaging day’s play against Group A...
  • U-19 WC: India beat Sri Lanka in warm-up August 7, 2012

    Brisbane: India got the better of Sri Lanka by 33 runs in a low-scoring ICC Under-19 World Cup 2012 warm-up match at Wynnum-Manly on Tuesday. A 98-run fourth-wicket partnership between Vijay Zol (43) and Hanuma Vihari (64) helped India to a modest 191 for 8 after Sri Lanka had made early...