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  • IPL 8: Smith Smith does an incredible job as a leader, says Shane Watson 8 hours 6 minutes ago

    I'm very lucky to have Smith in and around the squad not only as a captain but also as a batsman," said Watson. ...
  • Steven Smith attributes patience and preparations for rich run 14 hours 54 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Australia's captain-in-waiting, Steven Smith, attributes calm demeanour and the repetitive process of getting ready for the on-field battle as mantras for his highly successful run over the last few years. "Probably just my patience and preparations. I am preparing the same way for every game, making sure I am doing...
  • Obama sends Holy Cloth for offering at Ajmer Sharif 23 hours 57 minutes ago

    New Delhi: A red coloured Chaddar (Holy Cloth), which was sent by US President Barack Obama on the occasion of the 803th annual celebrations of Urs of Hz.Khawaja Moinudeen Chishty, would be offered at Ajmer Dargah Sharif in Rajasthan on Monday. The Chaddar with a message 'Greeting of Peace' from Obama...
  • IPL 2015: I am enjoying my batting, feels Ajinkya Rahane Yesterday

    Ahmedabad: Adjudged Man-of-the-Match for his splendid knock, Rajasthan Royals' (RR) opener Ajinkya Rahane on Sunday said he was just "enjoying" his stay at the crease. Rahane was unbeaten on 76 from 55 balls as he caressed the Chennai Super Kings bowlers with ease to the ropes in an Indian Premier League...
  • Vasundhara Raje to participate in a Road Show in Kolkata to woo investors Yesterday

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje will be participating in two-day roadshow to woo investors in Kolkata on April 21-22. This is for the state's upcoming "Resurgent Rajasthan Summit 2015" to be held from November 19-20 in Jaipur. Raje will lead a delegation along with cabinet ministers Minister for Higher Education Kali...
  • Rajasthan: Lawyers should get trained in sea, space, cyber, IPR laws Yesterday

    Jaipur: Asking the legal fraternity to be ready to adopt new challenges, Chief Justice of Rajasthan High Court Sunil Ambwani on Sunday pitched for lawyers to get trained in legislations related to sea, space, cyber, environment and intellectual property rights. The state's chief justice was delivering a presidential address on the...
  • IPL 8: We summed up the conditions quickly, says Shane Watson Yesterday

    Ahmedabad: Rajasthan Royals' skipper Shane Watson on Sunday said the ability to "quickly sum up the conditions" was the prime reason for his side's victory over Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the Indian Premier League. Chasing a score of 156/4, the Royals reached a winning 157/2 with 10 balls to spare...
  • IPL 8: I ate up a lot of deliveries, says MS Dhoni Yesterday

    Ahmedabad: Taking Chennai Super Kings' first loss this season in his stride, captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni admitted that he wasted a lot of deliveries on a good wicket as the team's modest total was easily overhauled by Rajasthan Royals, who continued their winning run in the IPL on Sunday. Electing to...
  • IPL 8: Rahane, Watson power RR to 8-wicket win over CSK Yesterday

    Ahmedabad: A rampaging Rajasthan Royals thrashed Chennai Super Kings by eight wickets as openers Shane Watson and Ajinkya Rahane hit strokeful fifties to help the team register its fifth straight win in this season of the IPL, here today. Chasing 157 for a win at their adopted home ground at Motera,...
  • As it happened: Rajasthan Royals vs Chennai Super Kings, IPL 8, Match 15 Yesterday

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Brief Preview: Indian Premier League (IPL) table-toppers Rajasthan Royals will look to extend their four-match winning streak when they take on an unbeaten Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in their fifth match of the league on Sunday. Sans injured captain Shane...
  • IPL 2015: Rajasthan meet Chennai in battle of supremacy Yesterday

    Ahmedabad: Indian Premier League (IPL) table-toppers Rajasthan Royals will look to extend their four-match winning streak when they take on an unbeaten Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in their fifth match of the league on Sunday. Sans injured captain Shane Watson, RR have been ably led by Steven Smith in the four...
  • IPL 8: Tim Southee eyeing Brendon McCullum's wicket 2 days ago

    Around two months back, on February 20 in Wellington, Brendon McCullum and Tim Southee joined forces to dismantle, and even embarrass, England in their 2015 World Cup clash. First, Southee bowled one of the great spells in One-Day International history, ending with 7 for 33 that would be remembered for years...
  • Rajasthan: Given raw deal on land, say farmers 2 days ago

    While Narendra Modi government is struggling to build consensus on its Land Acquisition Bill, farmers protesting in Rajasthan's Kishangarh called it an anti farmer legislation. ...
  • IPL 8: VVS Laxman hails Pravin Tambe 3 days ago

    The curator at the ACA-VDCA Stadium in Visakhapatnam was certain that the pitch was going to be 'a belter of a batting pitch with some assistance to seamers early on due to previous night's rain'. The assessment of Steven Smith, the Rajasthan Royals skipper, was much the same. He chose to...
  • Arms Act case: Jodhpur Court asks Salman Khan to appear on April 23 3 days ago

    Jodhpur court has directed actor Salman Khan to appear before it on April 23. This is in connection with the case under Arms Act filed against the actor. The Rajasthan High Court had earlier rejected the actor's plea against a trial court order allowing four more witnesses to depose. Salman...
  • MCA pays dues to tainted cricketer Ankeet Chavan 3 days ago

    Ankeet Chavan, one of the three Rajasthan Royals players, who was charged with spot-fixing during the 2013 IPL and banned for life by the BCCI, was paid his Ranji Trophy dues worth Rs 32 lakh recently by the Mumbai Cricket Association. MCA vice president Ravi Savant told PTI that they had...
  • IPL 8: Dhawal Kulkarni happy with his performance against Sunrisers Hyderabad 3 days ago

    Backing Steven Smith's decision to field first on a slowish track, Rajasthan Royals bowler Dhawal Kulkarni picked up two wickets to help his team restrict Sunrisers Hyderabad to a below par total of to 127 and that help them set a comfortable win in the end. Kulkarni's first wicket...
  • IPL 8: For Pravin Tambe, age is just a number 3 days ago

    Emerging from the club level cricket to play in the Indian Premier League and then making his first-class debut at the age of 42, legspinner Pravin Tambe has been an inspiration to Rajasthan Royals' undefeated campaign in the ongoing season of the IPL. From making his IPL debut in 2013 at...
  • IPL 8: RR make it 4 in a row with 6-wicket win against SRH in last ball finish 4 days ago

    Visakhapatnam: Riding on Ajinkya Rahane's fifty Rajasthan Royals beat SunRisers Hyderabad by 6 wickets to notch up their fourth consecutive win in this edition of the IPL cricket tournament here today. Chasing a modest 128 for a win, the table-toppers made heavy weather of the run chase, achieving the target on...
  • Rajasthan Royals look to continue winnings run in IPL 8 4 days ago

    Rajasthan Royals have won all their three matches in this IPL season so far and will now take on Sunrisers Hyderabad on Thursday. ...
  • As it happened: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Rajasthan Royals, IPL 8, Match 11 4 days ago

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Looking to keep their winning run intact, IPL table-toppers Rajasthan Royals face a stern Sunrisers Hyderabad test in their fourth match of the Twenty20 cricket league. If RR have have been unbeaten in their three games so far, then the David...
  • IPL 8: Confident Rajasthan Royals face stern Sunrisers Hyderabad test 4 days ago

    Visakhapatnam: Looking to keep their winning run intact, IPL table-toppers Rajasthan Royals (RR) face a stern Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) test in their fourth match of the Twenty20 cricket league, here on Thursday. If RR have have been unbeaten in their three games so far, then the David Warner-led SRH have had...
  • Udaipur: Elderly woman murdered, legs chopped off for silver anklets 5 days ago

    Udaiur: An elderly woman was murdered by unidentified criminals who chopped off her legs for her silver anklets on Tuesday night. The incident occurred when the woman, Nani Bai (80), was sleeping in her house in Bhainsdakla village in Dabok area alone. Her family members were working in farm and they found...
  • Bigg Boss contestant alleges rape in Udaipur hotel 5 days ago

    Udaipur: In a startling revelation, one of the participants of TV reality show Bigg Boss has alleged that she has been sexually assaulted in a hotel in Udaipur. The participant, an actress, has alleged that she was raped in a five star hotel where she checked-in on April 11, 2015. She...
  • IPL 8: Good performance just around the corner, says MI coach Ricky Ponting 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Despite getting off to a poor start, Mumbai Indians coach Ricky Ponting on Wednesday said the team has displayed glimpses of good cricket in the previous matches in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and a really promising performance is just around the corner. Mumbai Indians lost to Rajasthan Royals in...
  • Vinod Kambli apologises, says friend abused former players from his Twitter account 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Former India batsman Vinod Kambli on Wednesday apologised for offensive tweets posted on his Twitter handle. There were several tweets on Tuesday from his verified Twitter handle targeting former cricketers Navjot Singh Sidhu, Rameez Raja and Shoaib Akhtar. The former left-handed batsman has deleted those comments since and offered his...
  • IPL 8: Steven Smith no less than De Villiers or Kohli, says Watson 5 days ago

    Lauding Steven Smith for his match-winning knock against Mumbai Indians, which gave Rajasthan Royals their third successive victory in as many games, Shane Watson said his team-mate is on par with AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli. "I think he is on par with AB de Villiers at the moment and...
  • IPL 8, Week-1 Review: Rajasthan unbeaten, Mumbai yet to win 5 days ago

    The Indian summer is back with the ever glittering Indian Premier League but this time with a new initiative. The Fan Park initiative will only go on to increase the popularity of the league which comes with a mix of cricket, Bollywood and the ever glamorous cheer-leaders. The opening ceremony took...