Manish Pandey

  • Triumphant KKR return to hero's welcome in Kolkata 02-06-2014 08:28 PM

    Kolkata: The triumphant Kolkata Knight Riders returned to their base to a hero's welcome with thousands of supporters lining up at the airport, shouting team slogans and waving purple flags. It was KKR skipper Gautam Gambhir who was the first to come out of the exit door with the glittering...
  • This win more satisfying than 2012, says Sunil Narine 02-06-2014 12:07 PM

    Bangalore: Rejoicing after Kolkata Knight Riders lifted their second IPL title by beating favourites Kings XI Punjab in the final, offspinner Sunil Narine said the triumph this year is more satisfying than their maiden trophy win in 2012. KKR chased down 200 runs on Sunday to become the only team...
  • I like to bat in crunch situations, says Manish Pandey 02-06-2014 09:31 AM

    Bangalore: Manish Pandey, who scripted a memorable three-wicket win for Kolkata Knight Riders against Kings XI Punjab on Sunday in the IPL 7 final, said he always enjoys batting in crunch situations. "I'm very optimistic, and I love to play the crunch game. We got ten in the first over,...
  • Best moments from the IPL-7 season 02-06-2014 08:40 AM

    Undoubtedly IPL is a big platform for players. Some get paid for their brilliance by getting a call-up to the national fold and some perish with their mediocre performances. Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab paved their way to the IPL-7 final in style. Riding on Manish Pandey's brilliant...
  • Gautam Gambhir hails his team after securing 2nd IPL title 02-06-2014 12:37 AM

    Bangalore: An elated Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir on Sunday said that the triumph was even sweeter as not many people gave them a chance after the first seven matches in IPL this year. "Where we were after first seven games, not many people thought we would be here,"...
  • Kolkata goes euphoric after KKR's blockbuster IPL-7 win 02-06-2014 12:19 AM

    Kolkata: Kolkata erupted in joy twice over as firecrackers lit up the sky and fans were out on streets after the home franchise, Kolkata Knight Riders registered a nail-biting three-wicket win over Kings XI Punjab for their second IPL title. No sooner Piyush Chawla sealed the chase with a boundary...
  • How Manish Pandey's brilliance helped KKR clinch IPL 7 title 02-06-2014 12:09 AM

    In what was a thrilling final, Kolkata Knight Riders clinched the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2014 in a humdinger against Kings XI Punjab at Bangalore. After Wriddhiman Saha's brilliant 115 not out took Kolkata to 199, it was down to Manish Pandey's match winning 94 that helped KKR to their...
  • Manish Pandey's 50-ball 94 powers Kolkata to second IPL title 01-06-2014 11:30 PM

    Bangalore: Riding on Manish Pandey's brilliant 50-ball 94, Kolkata Knight Riders clinched their second IPL title in three years with a 3-wicket win over Kings XI Punjab in an exhilarating summit clash of IPL 7 here on Sunday. Pandey, who was the first Indian to score a century in IPL,...
  • IPL 7: Reuniting with Kallis helped me, says Manish Pandey 17-04-2014 12:24 PM

    Abu Dhabi: On a high after playing a crucial role in Kolkata Knight Riders' stunning IPL win over defending champions Mumbai Indians, Manish Pandey said reuniting with Jacques Kallis, the veteran with whom he previously played in the Royal Challengers Bangalore team, helped him rediscover some lost form. Pandey's 64...
  • Karnataka, Tamil Nadu post win in Vijay Hazare Trophy 27-02-2014 07:53 PM

    Bangalore: Karnataka inflicted a crushing six-wicket defeat on Andhra Pradesh in the south zone leg of the Vijay Hazare Trophy on Thursday. An allround performance ensured an easy victory for Karnataka as their batsmen and bowlers fired in unison to force Andhra concede the match easily at the Chinnaswamy Stadium....
  • IPL Auction 2014: Kolkata go for Manish Pandey, Chris Lynn on Day 2 13-02-2014 06:39 PM

    Kolkata knight Riders, known for spending big in the IPL auction, were quite modest in spending in the IPL-7 auction. Their top buy this season was the retired South African allrounder, Jacques Kallis. Kolkata bought Kallis by using their Right to Match card for Rs 5.5 crore. They spent Rs...
  • Uncapped players to feature in IPL auction for first time 30-01-2014 07:35 PM

    New Delhi: Some of India's up and coming talents, including Unmukt Chand and Rishi Dhawan, are expected to feature in the IPL auction for the first time as they feature in the 651-strong list of uncapped players to be put under the hammer on February 12 and 13 in Bangalore....
  • As it happened: Karnataka vs Maharashtra, Ranji Trophy final, Day 2 30-01-2014 08:45 AM

    Catch all the action from Ranji Trophy 2013-14 final being played at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad. Day 1 round-up: A gutsy unbeaten 89 by middle-order batsman Ankit Bawne and a half-century by opener Chirag Khurana helped Maharashtra reach a respectable 272 for 5 at stumps on day...
  • Ranji Trophy Final, Day 1: as it happened 29-01-2014 08:34 AM

    High on confidence following their fairytale run this season, underdogs Maharashtra would be eyeing to break their 72-year title jinx when they take on favourites Karanataka in the summit clash of the Ranji Trophy. Maharashtra won the Ranji Trophy twice but both the titles came in the pre-Independence era in...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group A: Karnataka vs Mumbai heads for an interesting finish; Punjab gain upperhand against Delhi 24-12-2013 07:46 PM

    Bangalore: Manish Pandey (119) hit a timely century and raised a 133-run stand with Ravikumar Samarth (75) as Karnataka reached 287 for eight in their second innings against Mumbai in their Group A Ranji match, which is set for an exciting finish. After folding Mumbai first innings at 269 in...
  • Ranji Trophy: Karnataka look for winning start against Jharkhand 06-11-2013 04:40 PM

    Mysore: Hosts Karnataka will look to start their campaign on a winning note when they take on last year's semi-finalists Jharkhand in a Group 'A' Ranji Trophy match at Gangotri Glades on Thursday. Karnataka, which lost to Saurashtra in the quater-finals last year, would be banking on K L Rahul...
  • Duleep Trophy: Aparajith, Pandey hit double tons to give South control 05-10-2013 08:55 AM

    Chennai: Double centuries by in-form Baba Aprajith and Manish Pandey helped South Zone amass 553 for 7 against West Zone on the second day of their four-day quarter-final match of the Duleep Trophy here on Friday. Aprajith (212) and Pandey (213) added 330 runs in 84.1 overs for the fourth...
  • Duleep Trophy: Aparajith, Pandey prop up South Zone on Day 1 03-10-2013 08:18 PM

    Chennai: Responsible batting by young Tamil Nadu allrounder Baba Aparajith and Karnataka batsmen Manish Pandey guided South Zone to 213 for 3 at stumps on the first day of their Duleep Trophy quarter-final match against West Zone at the Chepauk on Thursday. Due to inclement weather, only 54 overs of...
  • Pune Warriors India haven't done well in powerplays, feels Donald 10-04-2013 07:06 PM

    Pune: Pune Warriors India head coach Allan Donald Wednesday said it might be the fear of failure that has resulted in openers Robin Uthappa and Manish Pandey failing to take advantage of field restrictions at the beginning of their innings during the team's first two Pepsi IPL games. "Manish Pandey...
  • Clinical Kings XI Punjab thrash Pune Warriors by eight wickets 07-04-2013 06:57 PM

    Pune: Kings XI Punjab put up a remarkable allround performance to crush Pune Warriors India by eight wickets in their first match of the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League. This is Pune's second consecutive defeat after they lost their opening match by 22 runs against Sunrisers Hyderabad on...
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  • IPL: Bangalore signs 18-yr-old Manish for $105,000 26-02-2008 06:18 PM

    London: Former captain Michael Vaughan is highly impressed with England's current pool of cricketers and said he expects the three-time finalists to win their first World Cup in 2015. I expect them to win in 2015. England will have the group of players and strength in depth - they'll be...