R Vinay Kumar

  • Mithun, Vinay shine as Karnataka sniff first innings lead over UP January 9, 2014

    Bangalore: Seamers Abhimanyu Mithun and R Vinay Kumar wreaked havoc as Karnataka reduced Uttar Pradesh to 221 for 9, giving themselves a good chance to grab first innings lead, on the second day of the Ranji Trophy quarter-final match on Thursday. Mithun was the most successful bowler with figures of 4...
  • Our pacers can learn from Zimbabwe bowlers: Virat Kohli July 28, 2013

    Harare: Indian fast bowlers put up an improved show on Sunday but skipper Virat Kohli said they can still learn from Zimbabwe pacers' effective use of the new ball. R Vinay Kumar and Mohammed Shami, who came into the side after frontline pacers were rested, were pretty ordinary in the first...
  • Karthik to lead South Zone in Deodhar Trophy quarters March 5, 2013

    Bangalore: Tamil Nadu's Dinesh Karthik will lead a 15-member South Zone squad in their quarter-final match against East Zone in the Deodhar Trophy in Guwahati on Sunday. R Vinay Kumar of Karnataka has been named the vice-captain. Six players from Karnataka, including Robin Uthappa and Abhimanyu Mithun, have been included in the...
  • 'Ranji experience helps on Bangladesh wickets' March 15, 2012

    Mirpur: India seamer R Vinay Kumar feels that while bowling on a flat deck at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium in Mirpur, the experience of slogging hard in the Ranji Trophy helps while trying out subtle variations. "Most of our cricket is played in these conditions in India and subcontinent. The tracks Down...
  • Vinay Kumar looking to stick to the basics December 18, 2011

    Canberra: Indian seamer R Vinay Kumar doesn't want to dwell on too much on what his chances of making it to the playing XI for the first Test against Australia are, and would rather concentrate on sticking to the basics. Vinay and Abhimanyu Mithun will be in content_cnion for third seamer's...
  • Ranji: Vinay defends his follow-on decision November 21, 2011

    Mumbai: Karnataka captain R Vinay Kumar defended his decision to not enforce the follow-on against Mumbai as their Ranji Trophy fixture ended in a draw here at the Brabourne Stadium on Sunday. Abhishek Nayar (191 not out) along with Ashok Chavan (32) added a record 86 runs for the...
  • Dravid drops in to watch Karnataka Ranji game November 11, 2011

    New Delhi: The Karnail Singh Stadium had a surprise guest as star batsman Rahul Dravid dropped in to watch his state Karnataka play against Railways on the opening day of their second-round Ranji Trophy Elite Group match. Clad in a green T-shirt and blue denims, Rahul walked in at half-past 10,...