Pitches

  • Gautam Gambhir reported for threatening DDCA curator with bat: report 25-02-2014 09:57 AM

    Out-of-favour India opener Gautam Gambhir, who captains his state side Delhi, allegedly threatened former India player and Delhi & District Cricket Association (DDCA) pitch curator Venkat Sundaram after the two were involved in a war of words - DNA has reported. The report in the news daily said that Sundaram...
  • Kingsmead wicket looks like a sub-continent pitch: Morne Morkel 26-12-2013 10:50 PM

    Durban: South Africa pacer Morne Morkel was surprised at the nature of pitch on offer at the Kingsmead here after India took early control of the series-deciding second cricket Test by finishing day one on a commanding 181 for one on Thursday. Morkel termed the Kingsmead pitch as a "sub-continent...
  • Bailey warns players against complacency in 3rd Ashes Test 10-12-2013 04:55 PM

    Perth: Australia batsman George Bailey played down expectations that an Ashes-series clinching win in the third Test in Perth is a formality. Australia lead the five-Test series 2-0 after convincing wins in Brisbane and Adelaide, thanks largely to the express bowling of left-arm paceman Mitchell Johnson. The fast and bouncy...
  • Swann says urinating on Oval pitch 'nothing untoward' 27-08-2013 09:21 AM

    London: England spin bowler Graeme Swann on Tuesday confessed that some of his team-mates may have urinated on the Oval pitch during late-night celebrations toasting their Ashes victory. Australian journalists earlier reported seeing three England players - swing-bowler James Anderson, batsman Kevin Pietersen and fast bowler Stuart Broad - relieving...
  • Good pitch. Bad pitch.

    Hot Spot |  Chetan Narula
    On each of the first four days of the Nagpur Test, during the post-play press conference, a senior English journalist asked the same question. "Is...

  • Disheartened by Dhoni's comments: Steve Waugh 21-11-2012 03:19 PM

    MS Dhoni's demand to doctor the pitch suggests "if the pitch doesn't suit us, we can't win," feels the former Australia skipper. ...
  • Berry pans Aus' bowler-friendly pitches 05-11-2012 12:33 PM

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  • Dhoni points finger at Hambantota pitch 25-07-2012 10:31 AM

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  • Ganguly wary of wounded Bangalore 16-04-2012 09:36 PM

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  • No complaint about Eden pitch: Shukla 15-04-2012 07:55 PM

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  • NZ Cricket signs 8-year broadcast deal 04-04-2012 09:02 AM

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  • Railways' stadium banned for Ranji ties 17-02-2012 06:12 PM

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