Harmeet Singh

  • What happened at the BCCI disciplinary committee meeting on Friday September 14, 2013

    New Delhi: BCCI disciplinary committee on Friday sealed the fate of disgraced Rajasthan Royals's players S Sreesanth, Ankeet Chavan, Siddharth Trivedi and Amit Singh - banning them for their involvement with bookies and in spot-fixing during IPL 6 earlier this year. The findings of the probe done by Ravi Sawani -...
  • IPL 6 spot-fixing: Sreesanth, Chavan banned for life by BCCI September 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Setting a strong precedent, the BCCI's Disciplinary Committee on Friday banned S Sreesanth and Ankeet Chavan for life while handing out five-year and one-year bans to Amit Singh and Siddarth Trivedi respectively for their involvement in spot-fixing that rocked the IPL 6 season. In its hearing, the Disciplinary Committee...
  • Had no knowledge of Sreesanth and others' intentions: Harmeet Singh September 13, 2013

    Mumbai: Young left-arm spinner Harmeet Singh on Thursday told the Cricket Board that he personally had no knowledge as to whether his three Rajasthan Royals' team-mates, implicated in the IPL spot-fixing scandal, had any intention to commit the alleged offences. In a reply to the show cause issued to him by...
  • IPL spotfixing: BCCI suspends RR spinner Harmeet Singh July 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian Premier League franchise Rajasthan Royals' leftarm spinner Harmeet Singh was on Saturday suspended by the Board of Control for Cricket in India, pending an inquiry into the IPL 6 spotfixing scandal, after Delhi Police revealed that he was also approached by the bookies during IPL 6. The...
  • Punjab seamers set up fivewicket win over Delhi April 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Normal service was restored for Delhi Daredevils who followed up an excellent runchase two nights ago with another sloppy batting performance that formed the basis of their seventh defeat in eight matches. Given first use of a sluggish Feroz Shah Kotla surface on Tuesday evening, the hosts made...
  • Rajasthan Royals sign four new players for IPL 6 March 7, 2013

    Jaipur: Indian Premier League (IPL) side Rajasthan Royals on Thursday announced the signing of four new players for the upcoming season. Sanju Samson, Sachin Baby, Rahul Shukla and Harmeet Singh have been signed by the 2008 champions and will join the team's training camp soon to prepare for the sixth...
  • U19 star Harmeet to play CK Nayudu Trophy December 6, 2012

    Mumbai: Leftarm spinner Harmeet Singh will represent Mumbai Under25 squad in the Col CK Nayudu Trophy semifinal match against Baroda to be played from December 912. The squad will be captained by Sarvesh Damle, according to Mumbai Cricket Association's joint secretary Nitin Dalal. Harmeet had impressed former Australia captain Ian Chappell when...
  • Injury puts Harmeet's Ranji season in jeopardy November 1, 2012

    New Delhi: India's latest spinbowling sensation, leftarmer Harmeet Singh, has suffered a setback right at the start of the 201213 Ranji Trophy season in which he hopes to take the next big step in his career after guiding India U19 squad to the World Cup win earlier this year. The Mumbai...
  • ROI captain praises Harmeet and Ojha September 24, 2012

    Bangalore: Rest of India captain Cheteshwar Pujara praised the spin duo of Pragyan Ojha and youngster Harmeet Singh, who shared six wickets between them in the second innings of Rajasthan. The two spinners did not get a single wicket in the first innings but played key role in the second in...
  • Interview: Harmeet keen to play Ranji Trophy September 11, 2012

    With the World Cup victory sunk in, India's Under19 star Harmeet Singh has taken the next big leap after being selected for the Rest of India squad to face Ranji Trophy champions Rajasthan in the Irani Trophy in ten days' time. The leftarm spinner who was overlooked by Mumbai...
  • 'Do we need Chappell to certify our talent?' August 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Bishan Bedi, the former India fingerspinner, has questioned Ian Chappells hyping of Under19 leftarm spinner Harmeet Singh while criticizing the BCCIs lavish rewarding of the successful World Cupwinning team. The 19year old Harmeet only took six wickets from four matches in Australia, but an economy rate of 3.02...
  • India win third U19 World Cup title August 26, 2012

    Skipper Unmukt Chand powered India to a sixwicket win over Australia in the U19 World Cup final. ...
  • 'Don't waste Harmeet, Unmukt at junior level' August 26, 2012

    New Delhi: India have some "exceptional talents" in spinner Harmeet Singh and young batsman Unmukt Chand, who should not be wasted at the junior level as they are good enough to be in any Test side in the world, former Australian skipper Ian Chappell has suggested. Chappell even went on to...
  • Playing Australia will be tough: Unmukt August 23, 2012

    Townsville: India under19 captain Unmukt Chand on Thursday described Baba Aparajith and Harmeet Singh as the "most important players" of his side after the duo played a crucial role in beating New Zealand to help the team reach the ICC Under19 World Cup final. Riding on Aparajith's allround performance and...
  • Gilchrist credits fielding, bowling for narrow win April 15, 2012

    Kolkata: Kings XI Punjab skipper Adam Gilchrist credited superb fielding and tight bowling at the end for their thrilling tworun victory over Kolkata Knight Riders at Eden Gardens on Sunday. Defending a small total of 134, Punjab brought themselves back into the game with a three for 18 by legspinner...
  • Narine's five in vain as KXIP edge thriller April 15, 2012

    The strong turnout at Eden Gardens was left to go home disappointed as Kings XI Punjab prevailed by two runs in a lowscoring but seesaw match against Kolkata Knight Riders. Defending a total of 135, Punjab were in control of the game for 15 overs before Debabrata Das hit some...