Karan Sharma

  • Exorbitant IPL auction comes to an end, Yuvraj sold at 14 cr February 13, 2014

    Karan Sharma and Rishi Dhawan hit the jackpot on the second and of the auction as they were bought for a mammoth Rs 3.75 crore and Rs 3 crore by Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kings XI Punjab respectively. ...
  • Karan Sharma becomes highest-paid uncapped player February 13, 2014

    While Rishi Dhawan and Kedar Jadhav pocketed crores among the 74 uncapped players sold on day two of the auction. ...
  • IPL Auction 2014: Hyderabad bag Rasool, buy 24 players for seventh edition February 13, 2014

    Sunrisers Hyderabad didn't go for big players on day two of auction and rather concentrated on roping in best domestic talents. Parvez Rasool (95 lakh) and Karan Sharma (3.75 crore) became the recent acquisitions on Thursday. Karan Sharma became the highest-paid cricketer to be sold on day two by getting a...
  • IPL Auction 2014 creates new Indian crorepatis February 13, 2014

    The final day of the 2014 IPL Players' Auction belonged to the uncapped players who will now be looked upon as the new millionaires created by the cash-rich Twenty20 league, which will enter its seventh season later this year. When everyone thought that stalwarts like Ross Taylor and Mahela Jayawardene will...
  • IPL auction 2014: 154 players sold in two days, Yuvraj costliest at Rs. 14 crore February 13, 2014

    A total of 154 players sold, including 50 overseas players, as the two-day IPL auction ended in Bangalore on Thursday, with Yuvraj Singh ending up as the top-earner, bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore for a whopping Rs. 14 crore. After a spending spree on the first day, the franchises were more...
  • 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...
  • Ranji Trophy Group A, Round 7, Day 4: MP's Bundela hands Punjab first loss December 18, 2012

    Gwalior: It needed something dramatic to stop Punjab's amazing unbeaten run in the 2013-13 Ranji Trophy season, and that is precisely what Madhya Pradesh captain Devendra Bundela produced on Tuesday to lead his team to an eight-wicket win over the best team in the tournament. Set a target of 190,...
  • Leela Karan Sharma declares assets April 12, 2009

    Jammu: BJP candidate Leela Karan Sharma has declared his assets as per the rules laid down in Election Commission’s Model Code of Conduct. The man who spearheaded the Amarnath temple agitation from ground zero and rose to prominence there after has declared: Cash worth of Rs 2.85 Lakh Bank balance of Rs 12.59...
  • Amarnath agitation leader to fight polls March 14, 2009

    Jammu: The convener of the Shri Amarnath Sangarsh Samiti (SASS), which headed protests last year over a controversial piece of land for a Hindu shrine in the Kashmir Valley, Saturday said he was likely to contest Lok Sabha election as a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) nominee. Leela Karan Sharma, who led...