RAJAT PALIWAL

  • Excited to play alongside Robin Uthappa and Manoj Tiwary: Rajat Paliwal July 3, 2014

    Last year, Rajat Paliwal, one of the prolific middleorder batsman in the Services team, made it to the India A squad against West Indies A and became the first player from Services to get a national callup in 15 years. The 22yearold continued his good run in the 201314 Ranji Trophy...
  • Services pip Vidarbha to enter quarter-finals of Vijay Hazare Trophy March 10, 2014

    Rajat Paliwal scored his second successive century and was involved in a 195-run partnership with skipper Yashpal Singh, which guided minnows Services into the quarter-finals of the Vijay Hazare Trophy with a one-wicket win over Vidarbha in an exciting finish on Monday. Services will meet Jharkhand in the quarter-final match at...
  • Services knock Delhi out of Vijay Hazare Trophy March 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Defending champions Delhi paid the price for complacency as they were knocked out of the North Zone leg of the Vijay Hazare Trophy after a 44-run defeat at the hands of a gritty Services, who qualified for the main round along with Punjab, on Thursday. The decision by Delhi...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B: Baroda take 1st innings lead over Services; Bengal in hunt for outright win December 15, 2013

    Vadodara: A fine knock of 118 runs by Dhiren Mistry helped Baroda grab a vital first inning lead of 178 runs over Services in their Ranji Trophy Group B match at the Reliance ground on Sunday. Mistry, who made Ranji debut this season, today made his second century, which was studded...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B: UP win by innings and 14 runs; Rajasthan on top against MP December 8, 2013

    Ghaziabad: Uttar Pradesh bowlers produced a disciplined effort to register a comfortable innings and 14 runs win against Services in their Group B Ranji Trophy match. Starting their second innings with a deficit of 205 runs after the hosts posted 369 all out in their first innings, Services were bowled...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B: Baroda crush Madhya Pradesh, Bengal sniff 1st innings lead November 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Bengal bowlers toiled hard to restrict Services to 261 for six, giving themselves a good chance to grab first innings lead on the third day of the Ranji Trophy group B encounter on Saturday. With Services needing another 171 runs to get first innings lead, Bengal have a slight...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B: Yashpal's 87 keeps Services in hunt against TN October 29, 2013

    Yashpal Singh made an unbeaten halfcentury to lift Services to 245 for five in their first innings in reply to Tamil Nadu's 456 for seven declared at the end of third and penultimate day's play in a Ranji Trophy Group B match on Tuesday. Yashpal played a resolute innings of 87...
  • East Zone lose early wicket after North Zone post a massive 591 on Day 3 October 12, 2013

    Kochi: Ian Dev Singh posted a scintillating 145, while Rajat Paliwal and Nitin Saini also scored unbeaten centuries as North Zone amassed a mammoth 591 for 8 declared in their first innings against East Zone on the third day of the Duleep Trophy on Saturday. Dev, who came at the fall...
  • Pujarainspired India A take on West Indies A in first unofficial Test September 24, 2013

    Mysore: Led by an inform Cheteshwar Pujara, India A would eye revenge for the ODI series loss when they take on a confident West Indies A in the unofficial threeTest series starting Wednesday. Saurashtra runmachine Pujara has had a good series with the bat against South Africa A and will...
  • Yashpal guides Services to lastover win over Himachal February 13, 2013

    Nadaun: Experienced Yashpal Singh slammed a 94ball 96 to steer Services to a threewicket win over Himachal Pradesh in a close Vijay Hazare Trophy match on Wednesday. Yashpal was well supported by skipper Rajat Paliwal as the visitors chased down the target of 277 with just four balls to spare at...
  • Our bowlers are the real fighters: Soumik Chatterjee January 10, 2013

    An innings of 34 off 54 balls which includes five boundaries and a six is not a statistic that will grab your attention, but when you understand the significance of those runs you are made to sit up. That is what Services captain Soumik Chatterjee scored in the second innings...
  • Ranji Blog: Quarterfinals, Day 5 As it happened January 10, 2013

    Cheteshwara Pujara and Taruwar Kohli slammed triple tons as Mumbai, Punjab and Saurashtra progressed to the semifinals. ...
  • Ranji Blog: Quarterfinals, Day 4 As it happened January 9, 2013

    Mumbai, Saurashtra outbatted their respective opponents to seal semifinal berths as Punjab took a decisive lead over Jharkhand on Day 4. ...
  • Ranji Blog: Quarterfinals, Day 3: As it happened January 8, 2013

    Services became the first team to enter the semifinals stunning UP whereas Suarashtra took a decisive 73run lead over Karnataka....
  • Ranji Trophy: Services take big 1st innings lead against UP January 7, 2013

    Indore: Young righthander Rajat Paliwal hit the fourth and most important firstclass century in his short career as it helped Services take a sizeable 129run first innings lead against the formidable Uttar Pradesh in the Ranji Trophy quarterfinal Monday. The 21yearold Paliwal, who had blisters on his big toe hammered the...
  • Ranji Blog: Quarterfinals, Day 2: Services in lead against UP January 7, 2013

    In other matches, Mumbai piled on the runs against Baroda, Karnataka bowl out Saurashtra for 469 and Jharkhand reach 310 for 6 against Punjab....
  • Ranji Trophy, Round 7: Services close in on win against J&K December 16, 2012

    Palam, New Delhi: Services took a big step towards an outright win when they reduced Jammu & Kashmir to 136 for 6 at stumps on day two of their Group C Ranji Trophy encounter here at the Air Force Sports Complex on Sunday. The hosts, who have 20 points off...
  • Ranji Tropy: Paliwal, Lalotra put Services on top December 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Rajat Paliwal and Sarabjit Singh Lalotra batted with real purpose as Services finished their Group C Ranji Trophy opening day in good cheer against Jammu and Kashmir at the Sports Complex Air Force Stadium in Palam on Saturday. Paliwal made 66, while Lalotra got 38 as the hosts closed...
  • Ranji Trophy 201213: Upbeat Services eye two in two November 30, 2012

    New Delhi: An upbeat Services will look to continue their winning momentum when they meet Kerala in their Ranji Trophy round five encounter starting at the Palam Ground from Saturday. After a sparkling win against Assam, Services will hope to add to their tally of 14 points from four matches...
  • Ranji Trophy: Services become a force to reckon with November 27, 2012

    New Delhi: As dusk set in at the air force station ground at Palam, there was a sense of gratification in the air. With the backdrop and noise of an air force plane descending down to land at the nearby Palam Airport, a sergeant in the air force walked...