Harbhajan Singh

  • IPL 7: Good chance of Mumbai Indians defending their title 15-04-2014 02:15 PM

    The reigning Indian Premier League (IPL) and Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) title-holders, Mumbai Indians, will once again be one of the favourites in the seventh edition of cash-rich IPL, though the striking difference between MI of previous six editions and MI of IPL 7 will be the absence of legendary...
  • Don't be so bitter about one bad day: Harbhajan on Yuvraj 07-04-2014 11:07 AM

    New Delhi: Facing a barrage of criticism for his slow batting in the lost World Twenty20 final against Sri Lanka, Indian batsman Yuvraj Singh found support from his teammate and close friend Harbhajan Singh, who urged fans to not be bitter about just "one bad day". "Shocking to c every1...
  • Harbhajan to lead North in Deodhar Trophy 18-03-2014 11:18 PM

    New Delhi: Out-of-favour India spinner Harbhajan Singh will captain the North Zone team in the Deodhar Trophy to be played at Visakhapatnam from March 23. Another player trying to make a comeback to the Indian team, Gautam Gambhir has been named vice captain. North Zone will meet South Zone in...
  • I compete with myself and not Ashwin, says Harbhajan 06-03-2014 01:40 PM

    New Delhi: Ravichandran Ashwin's shoddy overseas performance in recent times might have enhanced Harbhajan Singh's chances of a return to the national side but the experienced off-spinner says he is not competing with the Tamil Nadu tweaker for a place in the Indian team. "In all these years, I have...
  • Don't see talented offies in domestic circuit: Harbhajan Singh 01-03-2014 07:30 PM

    New Delhi: Senior off-spinner and Punjab captain Harbhajan Singh lamented serious dearth of quality tweakers in the domestic circuit. "Well, I played a lot of domestic matches this season but frankly speaking I haven't seen any great talent emerging. There are not too many young bowlers who are ready to...
  • Harbhajan can make a comeback to Team India : Sourav Ganguly 26-02-2014 09:53 AM

    Kolkata: Out of favour he might be right now but former Indian captain former captain Sourav Ganguly feels seasoned off-spinner Harbhajan Singh can make a comeback if the selectors look beyond those favoured by skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni. "I think Bhajji can make a comeback to the national side in...
  • Harbhajan Singh to lead Punjab in Vijay Hazare Trophy 24-02-2014 08:58 PM

    Mohali: Offspinner Harbhajan Singh will lead the Punjab side for the North Zone one-dayers for Vijay Hazare Trophy, starting February 27. IPL-7's most expensive player Yuvraj Singh was also named in the squad announced on Monday. Punjab will take on Haryana in their first game on February 27 at Jamia...
  • Harbhajan, Pragyan Ojha must for Tests: Sourav Ganguly 20-02-2014 08:14 PM

    Kolkata: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly took a swipe at the selectors' decision to omit leftarm spinner Pragyan Ojha, especially after a 10-wicket haul in his last Test. Pointing out that India's weak spin department contributed to the 0-1 series loss in New Zealand, Ganguly said Ojha and veteran offspinner...
  • Monkeygate saga ruined Symond's career, feels Ponting 13-02-2014 01:47 PM

    Sydney : Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting feels lack of support from the cricket board (CA) to Andrew Symonds during the monkeygate episode was the reason behind the premature end to the mercurial all rounder's career. Ponting said Cricket Australia (CA) bowed to the heavy-weights BCCI during the 2008 incident...
  • Stuart Binny took game away from us: Harbhajan Singh 10-02-2014 07:26 PM

    Bangalore: Rest of India captain Harbhajan Singh lauded Karnataka allrounder Stuart Binny for virtually taking the game away from his team by scoring a sparkling unbeaten century. "Credit must go to Binny for the manner in which he batted. He took the game away from us," he told reporters at...
  • Vinay Kumar scalps six to restrict Rest of India 09-02-2014 06:07 PM

    Bangalore: Skipper Vinay Kumar grabbed 6 for 47 and bowled Ranji Trophy champions Karnataka into a sound position against Rest of India, who were all out for 201 despite a valiant 91 by Dinesh Karthik on Day 1 of the Irani Cup here Sunday. In reply, Karnataka were 35 for...
  • Every match is an opportunity to get better, says Harbhajan 08-02-2014 05:17 PM

    Bangalore: Rest of India captain Harbhajan Singh doesn't want to put too much pressure on himself thinking about his national comeback although he termed each and every match as "an opportunity to do well" in order to get back into the national team. "I don't think about being dropped. Every...
  • Ranji champions Karnataka favourites for Irani Cup 08-02-2014 02:59 PM

    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 five-day match commencing at the Mangalam Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Sunday. Karnataka enjoyed one...
  • Irani Cup: Harbhajan to lead Rest of India, Gambhir included 03-02-2014 04:39 PM

    New Delhi: Senior offspinner Harbhajan Singh will get a shot at redemption while leading a 15-member Rest of India squad that also includes seasoned opener Gautam Gambhir as they take on Ranji Trophy champions Karnataka in the Irani Cup match in Bangalore from February 9. However, the two other out...
  • Cricketer Harbhajan Singh turns vendor for TV show 'Mission Sapne' 26-01-2014 11:41 AM

    Mumbai: Cricketer Harbhajan Singh will sell sweets and namkeen for upcoming television show 'Mission Sapne'. The off-spinner will be selling biscuits and namkeen in the first-of-its-kind television show wherein celebrities spanning Bollywood, television, sports and music worlds will step into the shoes of common man for a day, and face...
  • 'Mission Sapne' will be a brilliant TV show: Varun Dhawan 24-01-2014 03:06 PM

    Mumbai: One-film old actor Varun Dhawan, who will be seen as a vegetable vendor in his debut TV show 'Mission Sapne', says the show will be "brilliant". In the show, celebrities from different walks of life will leverage their fame for the benefit of the common man. The celebrities will...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy 2013-14, Semi-finals, Day 2 19-01-2014 07:44 AM

    Catch the Live updates across the two Ranji Trophy semi-finals being played from January 18 to 22. The opening day of the Ranji Trophy semi-final between Punjab and Karnataka was called off without a ball being bowled due to persistent rain. Left-arm seamer Samad Fallah exposed the poor technique of...
  • Ranji Trophy semis: Rain washes off Punjab-Karnataka day one's play 18-01-2014 04:23 PM

    Mohali: The opening day of the Ranji Trophy semi-final between Punjab and Karnataka was called off without a ball being bowled due to persistent rain. Rain continued to lash the PCA stadium and even when it stopped, the ground conditions were not suitable for play. The two captains could not...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy 2013-14, Semi-finals, Day 1 18-01-2014 09:19 AM

    Catch the Live updates across the two Ranji Trophy semi-finals being played from January 18 to 22. It will be a battle between top-notch batting line-up against a quality seam attack when Maharashtra with the likes of Kedar Jadhav and Vijay Zol take on Laxmi Ratan Shukla-led Bengal in the...
  • Harbhajan, Yuvraj in India's provisional squad for World Twenty20 17-01-2014 06:38 PM

    The Indian selection panel announced the 30-man probables list for the ICC World Twenty20, which is set to take place in Bangladesh from March 16. Indian veterans Yuvraj Singh and Harbhajan Singh have made the cut, while their was no room for discarded openers Gautam Gambhir and Virender Sehwag, while...
  • Punjab look to take advantage of home conditions in Ranji semis 17-01-2014 05:45 PM

    Mohali: Punjab would be looking to make the most of home conditions when they take on a formidable Karnataka side in the semifinal of the Ranji Trophy starting here on Saturday. Harbhajan Singh-led Punjab were comprehensively beaten by Karnataka in the group stages in Hubli last month and would be...
  • We will be a better side next season: Parveez Rasool 11-01-2014 07:35 PM

    Vadodara: Their fairytale run in the Ranji Trophy came to an end with a crushing quarter-final loss on Saturday but Jammu and Kashmir captain Parvez Rasool said his team is not the least bit disheartened and will emerge stronger next season. J&K lost by a 100 runs against Punjab in...
  • Mumbai Indians retain Rohit, Malinga, Pollard, Harbhajan and Rayudu 10-01-2014 05:20 PM

    Mumbai: Defending champions Mumbai Indians on Friday retained five players including skipper Rohit Sharma and dashing West Indies allrounder Kieron Pollard, for the upcoming seventh season of Indian Premier League. Apart from skipper Rohit and Pollard, the three others retained are senior offspinner Harbhajan Singh, Sri Lankan pacer Lasith Malinga...
  • Rasool hits a sparkling century as Punjab get slender lead 09-01-2014 06:07 PM

    Vadodara: Skipper Parvez Rasool led from the front with a scintillating century as Jammu and Kashmir fought back gallantly to leave their Ranji Trophy quarter-final match against strong contenders Punjab evenly poised on Thursday. In reply to Punjab's first innings score of 304, Jammu and Kashmir rode on Rasool's gutsy...
  • We don't take J and K team lightly: Harbhajan Singh 08-01-2014 08:26 PM

    Vadodara: Punjab captain Harbhajan Singh on Wednesday said that Jammu and Kashmir have capable players in their ranks and his side did not take them lightly in their Ranji Trophy quarter-final match which began here. "We do not take J & K team lightly and their bowlers did well and...
  • Not easy for an Indian cricketer to retire like Swann: Harbhajan Singh 23-12-2013 07:07 PM

    New Delhi: Graeme Swann's sudden decision to retire might have taken everyone by surprise but spinner Harbhajan Singh feels that for an Indian cricketer, the decision to quit doesn't happen overnight as the pressures and demands are much higher in this cricket-crazy country. "I don't know what were the conditions...
  • Ranji Trophy: Fit-again Harbhajan to make a comeback against Delhi 12-12-2013 04:55 PM

    New Delhi: Senior offspinner Harbhajan Singh is recuperating well from his shoulder injury, which has kept him out of action from Punjab's last two Ranji Trophy encounters, and is expected to return to competitive cricket in another 10 days time. While Harbhajan won't be available for Punjab's next Ranji Trophy...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group A: Gambhir hits 153 as Delhi close in on big win 23-11-2013 06:51 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi captain Gautam Gambhir served a timely reminder to the selectors with a potentially match-winning knock of 153 while Virender Sehwag failed yet again as Delhi closed in on a comprehensive outright win against Haryana in a Ranji Trophy group League encounter at Roshnara club. Starting the day...
  • Removal of senior players from central contract questioned 19-11-2013 09:06 PM

    The BCCI removed Zaheer Khan, Virender Sehwag and Harbhajan Singh from its central contract. ...