PUNE WARRIORS INDIA

  • Full text: Sahara slams BCCI after Pune Warriors termination October 26, 2013

    Following their termination from the IPL, the Sahara Groupowned Pune Warriors India (PWI) on Saturday slammed the BCCI for betraying them and not fulfilling its promises. They issued a statement in response to their termination by the board in its working committee meeting. The statement from Sahara: "Sahara had raised the...
  • It's not end of the road for SaharaBCCI relations: Pune Warriors October 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Pune Warriors India are disappointed at being axed from the IPL but expressed hope that it would not be the end of the road as far as their relationship with the BCCI is concerned. With a defiant Sahara group refusing to furnish the requisite bank guarantee, the BCCI Saturday...
  • BCCI terminates Saharaowned Pune Warriors, IPL down to 8 teams October 26, 2013

    New Delhi: As reported by CNNIBN earlier today, the Indian Premier League's 2014 season will see eight instead of nine teams competing after the BCCI on Saturday terminated the Sahara Groupowned Pune Warriors India (PWI) at it's working committee meeting, after the franchise failed to furnish the bank guarantee. "Given Sahara's...
  • Interview: Pune Warriors missed a good leader, says Ashok Dinda May 29, 2013

    Cricketnext caught up with India, Bengal and Pune Warriors India pace bowler Ashok Dinda to get his thoughts on his and the franchise's performance in IPL 6, his axing form the national team for the ICC Champions Trophy and working with South African great Allan Donald. Excerpts from the interview: Not a...
  • Sri Lanka's Mathews upbeat despite IPL struggles May 28, 2013

    Birmingham: Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews is confident his side can impress during the upcoming Champions Trophy tournament in the United Kingdom. Sri Lankan players taking part in the latest edition of the 20overs per side Indian Premier League tournament have largely struggled for form, with Mathews himself even giving...
  • No communication from Sahara regarding pullout: BCCI May 22, 2013

    New Delhi: The Indian cricket board (BCCI) has claimed that it has not received any intimation from Sahara India, owners of IPL franchise Pune Warriors India, about its decision to withdraw from the IPL and discontinue its sponsorship of the Indian cricket team at the end it its existing agreement...
  • BCCI lacks commitment: Sahara May 21, 2013

    Sahara and the BCCI have been at loggerheads for more than a year now over that franchise fee with Sahara maintaining the BCCI did not honour its commitment in the bid document. ...
  • As it happened: Pune Warriors India v Delhi Daredevils, Game 71, IPL 6 May 19, 2013

    Live updates from Game 71 between Pune Warriors India and Delhi Daredevils at Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium. Pune Warriors India host Delhi Daredevils in a match which will decide who takes the last spot in the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League. Both teams have a tournament to forget, each...
  • Wooden spoon at stake in PuneDelhi tie May 18, 2013

    Pune: Pune Warriors India host Delhi Daredevils on Sunday in a match which will decide who takes the last spot in the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League. Both teams have a tournament to forget, each picking up just three wins in 15 matches and it's hard to say...
  • As it happened: KKR v PWI, Match 65, IPL 6 May 15, 2013

    CLICK HERE for live ballbyball updates of game 65 of IPL 6 between Kolkata Knighr Riders and Pune Warriors India played at Ranchi. Playing XIs: KKR: Manvinder Bisla (wk), Gautam Gambhir (capt), Jacques Kallis, Ryan ten Doeschate, Yusuf Pathan, Manoj Tiwary, Debabrata Das, Rajat Bhatia, Sachithra Senanayake, Sunil Narine, Lakshmipathy Balaji PWI: Robin...
  • Boosted by RCB defeat, KKR eye big win over Pune May 14, 2013

    Ranchi: Royal Challengers Bangalore's loss to Kings XI Punjab on Tuesday has left Kolkata Knight Riders hoping that RCB lose their final match and Sunrisers Hyderabad end up on the wrong side of both their remaining matches, and then the 2012 winners need to win their last two. The first...
  • Mumbai Indians hand Pune their ninth loss in a row May 11, 2013

    Pune: What was expected to be a mismatch turned out to be just that, as Mumbai Indians beat the woeful Pune Warriors by five wickets in front of their home fans at the Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium on Saturday. With a place in the IPL 6 playoffs at stake, Mumbai...
  • Jayasuriya concerned after Pune axed Mathews as captain May 10, 2013

    Mumbai: Sri Lanka's national chief selector Sanath Jayasuriya on Friday said he was concerned after Angelo Mathews was dropped as skipper of struggling Pune Warriors in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL). "It is unfortunate that Angelo was dropped as a captain. I think this was a concern for myself being...
  • As it happened: Pune Warriors v Kolkata Knight Riders, Game 56, IPL 6 May 9, 2013

    Live updates from Game 56 of IPL 6 between Pune Warriors and Kolkata Knight Riders at the Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium in Pune. Pune Warriors India innings: End of match PWI 106 in 19.3 overs: L Balaji sends Bhuvneshwar Kumar's off stump for a walk with the first ball. Off...
  • KKR travel to Pune with hopes hanging to a thread May 8, 2013

    Pune: Pune Warriors India can pull the plug on Kolkata Knight Riders' playoff hopes on Thursday when they take on Gautam Gambhir's team for the first time in the sixth season of the IPL. While Pune are already out of the playoff race, Kolkata's hopes hang by a thread. A loss...
  • Finch satisfied with Pune performance despite loss May 6, 2013

    Jaipur: Despite suffering their seventh straight defeat in the ongoing Indian Premier League, Pune Warriors India captain Aaron Finch seemed quite content and said they can "still take a few positives" from the fivewicket loss to Rajasthan Royals. "We still can take a few positives from the match despite the fact...
  • Zaheer Khan eyes India comeback May 6, 2013

    The fast bowler also said that he won't return to international cricket until he is one hundred per cent fit. ...
  • As it happened: Rajasthan Royals vs Pune Warriors, Game 50, IPL 6 May 5, 2013

    Jaipur: Pune Warriors India are already out of playoffs contention but they can very well spoil Rajasthan Royals' party when these sides meet here at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium on Sunday. Rajasthan have won six of their 10 matches so far and need to win at least two of their remaining...
  • Volume of cricket played these days is "outrageous": Allan Donald May 4, 2013

    Jaipur: Pune Warriors chief coach Allan Donald feels that the volume of cricket being played nowadays is "absolutely outrageous" which, in turn, reduces the time span of a cricketer. "Look at the volume of cricket that is being play these days, it's absolutely outrageous. We simply know from the South...
  • Rajasthan must avoid complacency against Pune May 4, 2013

    Jaipur: Pune Warriors India are already out of playoffs contention but they can very well spoil Rajasthan Royals' party when these sides meet here at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium on Sunday. Rajasthan have won six of their 10 matches so far and need to win at least two of their...
  • RCB aim to arrest twomatch losing streak against hapless Pune May 1, 2013

    Pune: After registering a massive 130run victory over Pune Warriors a week back, Royal Challengers Bangalore have suffered two consecutive losses while Pune too have continued their downslide to the bottom of the table with ease losing their last five matches. At the Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium on Thursday, the...
  • Pune leaked too many runs in death overs against CSK: Rahul Sharma May 1, 2013

    Pune Warriors India succumbed to another home defeat with a 37run loss at the hands of Chennai Super Kings on Tuesday and their star legspinner Rahul Sharma reckoned that the home team gave away 20 runs too many on a batting track at Pune. After starting off well with two early...
  • Raina and Dhoni set up crushing win over Pune April 30, 2013

    Pune: What was seen as a grudge match for Chennai Super Kings they were beaten at home the last time they faced Pune Warriors turned into oneway traffic as the IPL 6 tabletoppers extended their lead over the next best team to four points with a 37run win...
  • 'Pune's big guns have failed to live up to expectations' April 30, 2013

    CNNIBN's cricket expert Shishir Hattangadi previews the PuneChennai tie on Tuesday. ...
  • As it happened: Pune Warriors India v Chennai Super Kings, Game 42, IPL 6 April 30, 2013

    Live updates from game 42 of IPL 6 between Pune Warriors India and Chennai Super Kings played at the Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium in Pune. Pune are virtually out of the competition after losing seven out of their nine matches so far, while Chennai have picked up their pace after a...
  • Winning is what matters in the end, says Umesh Yadav April 30, 2013

    Raipur: Umesh Yadav ranked his performance in the 18th over against Pune Warriors in the ongoing Pepsi Indian Premier League among his "topthree" in the shortest format of the game. He also revealed about the kind of planning that had gone into bowling that particular over. "There have been some good...
  • Miserable Pune eye upset win over toppers Chennai April 29, 2013

    Pune: A down and out Pune Warriors will have their work cut out as they host the ruthless Chennai Super Kings in game 42 of IPL 6 at the Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium on Tuesday. Pune are virtually out of the competition after losing seven out of their nine matches...
  • Losing Yuvraj, Wright in same over was turning point: Walters April 29, 2013

    Raipur: Pune Warriors India's assistant coach Rob Walters said losing the wickets of Yuvraj Singh and Luke Wright in the same over proved to be the turning point in his team's 15run loss to the Delhi Daredevils. Losing yet again from a winning position has put Pune in a precarious position...