Jalaj Saxena

  • IPL 7: Lendl Simmons joins Mumbai Indians, replaces Jalaj Saxena April 29, 2014

    Mumbai Indians have been allowed to draft West Indies batsman Lendl Simmons into their squad for IPL 7 in place of Jalaj Saxena as the tournament's technical committee approved the change on Tuesday. "The IPL Event Technical Committee has approved Lendl Simmons as a replacement player for Jalaj Saxena for the...
  • Six wickets against NZ A the result of consistency: Jalaj Saxena August 29, 2013

    New Delhi: After running through the New Zealand A batting order on day two of the three-day match in Visakhapatnam, India A allrounder Jalaj Saxena credited his success to the result of his consistent bowling. "My only aim was to maintain a consistent line as the wicket was good for...
  • Australia will go into first Test low on confidence: Saxena February 18, 2013

    Chennai: After wrecking havoc on rival camp along with Rakesh Dhurv on the third day of second warmup game, offspinner Jalaj Saxena on Monday said they put Australia "under pressure" and the visitors would go into the first Test with "low confidence". "I think that we played as a team and...
  • Ranji Trophy: MP secure draw against Rajasthan November 20, 2012

    Jaipur: Jalaj Saxena and Udit Birla made halfcenturies as Madhya Pradesh not only averted a loss but also managed to get some brownie points in their drawn Ranji Trophy Group A match against Rajasthan on Tuesday. After declaring their second innings at 466 for 6 and setting Rajasthan an improbable...
  • Jaggi's century takes East to 232 in 1st innings October 23, 2012

    Chennai: Jharkhand batsman Ishank Jaggi scored a gutsy century to bail his team out of a precarious situation as East Zone finished their first innings at a respectable 232 against Central Zone on the third day of Duleep Trophy final. At stumps, Central were 12 for no loss after two overs...
  • East stutter at 64 for 3 on Day 1 against Central October 22, 2012

    Chennai: East Zone lost their top order batsmen after a cautious start, managing to reach 64 for 3 at stumps against Central Zone on the curtailed second day of the Duleep Trophy final here. After the first day's play was called off without a single delivery being bowled, 31.2 overs of...
  • Bowlers steer India A to victory in low-scorer June 30, 2012

    St George (Grenada): Half the West Indies 'A' team failed to get on the score-sheet as India 'A' bowlers wreaked havoc to guide the visitors to a thumping 108-run win in the second unofficial one-dayer and level the three-match 1-1. In a low-scoring affair, the Indians put up a rather modest...
  • Are India A under-prepared for WI tour? May 25, 2012

    New Delhi: There is less than a week before India A leave for an important tour of the West Indies, but at least half of the members of the squad are woefully short of match practice. Of the 15 selected, there are at least seven members who haven't played any significant...