India Blue

  • Yuvraj Singhled India Blue beat Delhi to win Challenger Trophy September 29, 2013

    Indore: Paceman Bhuvaneshwar Kumar followed up his team's superb collective batting effort with a fourwicket haul as India Blue lifted the NKP Salve Challenger Series Trophy with a convincing 50run victory over Delhi on Sunday. After electing to bat, India Blue scored a challenging 274 for nine as almost all the...
  • Yuvraj Singh shines again as India Blue reach Challenger Trophy final September 28, 2013

    Indore: Yuvraj Singh bludgeoned his way to a 56ball 84 and gave the national selectors another timely reminder of his worth even as Abhishek Nayar slammed a 39ball 75 to take India Blue to the final with a 11run win over India Red in the NKP Salve Challenger Series here...
  • Virender Sehwag returns to middle order with quickfire fifty September 27, 2013

    There was no sign of Virender Sehwag when the Delhi openers came out to open the innings against India Blue in the NKP Salve Challengers Trophy. A wicket went down early, and Virat Kohli stepped out. Still no sign of Sehwag. Kohli went as quickly as he strode in. The...
  • India Blue beat Delhi in Challenger Trophy opener September 26, 2013

    Indore: Virender Sehwag struck a fluent halfcentury in the first outing of his comeback bid into the national side but that was not good enough to prevent a formidable Delhi side from losing by 18 runs to India Blue in the opening game of NKP Salve Challenger Series here on...
  • Kohli to look for matchtime as Sehwag, Yuvraj eye redemption September 25, 2013

    Indore: Team India's batting mainstay Virat Kohli will look to get some batting practice ahead of the ODI series against Australia while Virender Sehwag and Yuvraj Singh will be aiming to get back into national selectors' radar when Delhi meet India Blue in Challenger Series opener. Kohli, who is expected to...
  • Injury rules Irfan Pathan out of Challengers Trophy September 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Allrounder Irfan Pathan was on Tuesday ruled out of the NKP Salve Challenger Trophy, starting later this month, due to an injury. Irfan has been replaced by Kerala medium-pacer Sandeep Warrier in the India Red squad to be led by his brother Yusuf Pathan. "Irfan Pathan has been ruled...