RAVINDRA JADEJA

  • World Cup: Fielding like a dream, Team India a stunner 3 days ago

    There was something unusual in the Melbourne air the other night. On an evening of several stirring deeds from India's cricketers, the most striking came from a pair of fast bowlers. And while it was with ball in hand, it was also not with ball in hand, if you get...
  • World Cup: Ravichandran Ashwin-Ravindra Jadeja have proved critics wrong, says Virat Kohli 3 days ago

    Perth: Question marks have been raised about their ability to trouble batsmen in overseas conditions but "spin twins" Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin have "proved their critics wrong" with an impressive start to their World Cup campaign, feels team's premier batsman Virat Kohli. With convincing wins over Pakistan and South Africa...
  • Ravindra Jadeja gives flying kiss to Indian fan 4 days ago

    Ravindra Jadeja was in cheerful mood during the practice session as he gave flying kiss to a supporter, who was watching him from the sidelines. ...
  • India vs Paksitan: India fret on playing XI February 14, 2015

    Adelaide: Out-of-form opener Shikhar Dhawan's place in the playing XI will be one of the primary discussion point when the Indian team management zeroes in on the playing XI against arch rivals Pakistan in the opening game of the ICC Cricket World Cup on Sunday. If one goes by the cues...
  • World Cup glory beckons, arise 'Sir' Ravindra Jadeja February 14, 2015

    New Delhi: In his sprawling farmhouse at Jamnagar in Gujarat, Ravindra Jadeja is often seen riding one of his four horses without even a saddle. The 26-year-old all-rounder brings the same insouciance into the cricket field -- whether he is bowling, batting or running backwards chasing a skier. He wears it like...
  • PM Narendra Modi says he is fan of Sir Jadeja, wishes India for World Cup February 12, 2015

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter to wish Team India good luck for the coming World Cup 2015 in Australia and New Zealand starting on February 14. MS Dhoni-led Team India begins its title defence in the high-voltage encounter against arch-rivals Pakistan on Sunday. ...
  • Jadeja, not Ashwin, completes India's best XI for World Cup 2015 February 11, 2015

    Team India would have certainly expected a better show in the build-up to the World Cup but unfortunately their performance Down Under has been far from ideal. The tour of Australia, which was widely observed as a mock test for the World Cup, ended up being a nightmare for the...
  • Vote! What do you think should be India's XI vs Pakistan? February 11, 2015

    With warm-up matches over, skipper MS Dhoni needs your help in deciding his eleven against Pakistan on February 15. What combination will work for India? 5 bowlers or 4? 6 batsmen or 7? Pick your XI....
  • We will wait and watch: MS Dhoni on bowling combination February 10, 2015

    Adelaide: Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Tuesday left the question on Indian bowling combination for the World Cup beginning on Saturday unanswered, saying the team will take a decision depending on the conditions. "We'll have to wait and watch, depending on conditions and the kind of wickets offered," Dhoni said when...
  • Yuvraj Singh's World Cup 2015 dream still alive? February 3, 2015

    Yuvraj Singh may become the classic example of 'someone's loss is someone's gain' if India's fitness worries around their four recuperating players don't settle down by February 7 - the day Rohit Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja, Ishant Sharma and Bhuvneshwar Kumar go through a fitness test in Australia. The #LoutegaYuvraj trend may...
  • Ishant, Rohit, Bhuvneshwar, Jadeja to undergo fitness test before WC February 2, 2015

    Adelaide: The fate of India's injured World Cup quartet of Rohit Sharma, Ishant Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja and Bhuvneshwar Kumar will be decided on February 7 when they undergo a rigorous fitness test ahead of the team's first warm-up game against Australia the very next day. "There will be a two-part fitness...
  • Ishant Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja fit for Sydney ODI January 25, 2015

    After India's dismal show in the first two ODI's of the tri-series, some good news coming in from Australia as the Indian team management confirmed reports of Ishant Sharma and Ravindra Jadeja getting fit and ready to play the next one-day in Sydney. According to BCCI official website, www.bcci.tv, Ishant Sharma...
  • Cricketer Ravindra Jadeja sues Rajkot newspaper for defamation January 20, 2015

    Jamnagar: Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja on Tuesday filed a defamation suit against the editor of a Rajkot-based evening newspaper for defamation, seeking damages of Rs 51 crore. Principal senior civil judge P B Parmar issued a summons to Satish Mehta, editor and owner of 'Aabtak', asking him to remain present...
  • Worried Dhoni confirms Ishant, Jadeja unavailable for tri-series opener January 17, 2015

    India will be without the services of Ishant Sharma and Ravindra Jadeja for their opening tri-series game against hosts Australia on Sunday, confirmed Team India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni. The niggles being nursed by quite a few players in India's tri-series and World Cup squad have left the skipper worried and...
  • Yuvraj or no Yuvraj, it's time to back Team India's World Cup defence January 7, 2015

    India's World Cup squad announcement turned into 'Campaign Yuvraj' 48 hours before the selection meeting, with emotional fans shouting their lungs off for his return and the media hinging that unlikely comeback on Ravindra Jadeja's injury and Yuvi's hat-trick of first-class centuries for Punjab in the Ranji Trophy. But Sandeep...
  • Can this Team India retain the World Cup for India? January 6, 2015

    India named their final squad for the World Cup 2015. Jadeja and Binny have been included as allrounders, whilst Axar Patel and Ashwin offer spin options. ...
  • India announces final 15 man squad for World Cup January 6, 2015

    Defending champions India have only 4 survivors from their 2011 campaign - MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Virat Kohli and R Ashwin. The rest of the squad will be featuring in the 50-over World Cup for the first time. ...
  • Ravindra Jadeja, Stuart Binny in as India announce World Cup squad January 6, 2015

    Axar Patel's World Cup dream came true as he was named in India's 15-man squad, while Yuvraj Singh was overlooked and Ravindra Jadeja was selected pending fitness from his shoulder injury. ...
  • Can this Team India retain World Cup? January 6, 2015

    India on Tuesday named their final squad for the World Cup 2015. Ravindra Jadeja and Stuart Binny have been included as allrounders, whilst Axar Patel and Ravinchandran Ashwin offer spin options. The squad also features several fast bowlers with Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav and Ishant Sharma leading the...
  • Sunil Gavaskar all praise for India's World Cup squad January 6, 2015

    New Delhi: Legendary batsman Sunil Gavaskar on Tuesday said while India's batting line-up for the upcoming ODI cricket World Cup looks formidable, the allrounders in the side are expected to play a major role in defending the title at the quadrennial extravaganza in Australia and New Zealand. The Indian selectors on...
  • Who will be in, who out as selectors meet to pick India's World Cup squad January 6, 2015

    A race is not for the swift and a battle is not for the strong, yet time and chance happens to them all. Fate's hand falls suddenly; who knows when it falls? That's probably an apt phrase for Yuvraj Singh at the moment as we are never short of drama when...
  • Yuvraj Singh unlikely for 2015 World Cup squad: Sources January 5, 2015

    Sources have told CNN-IBN that though Yuvraj's name could come up for discussion at the selection meeting on Tuesday, the southpaw won't make it to India's final squad of 15 for the World Cup. ...
  • Yuvraj Singh may still play the World Cup January 5, 2015

    If you ask a cricket fan whether Yuvraj Singh should play the World Cup, emotions will coax him into a 'Yes', while the brain would say 'let performance be the benchmark.' But there is a third aspect, which is governed from upstairs - Destiny. Yuvraj - the Man of the Series...
  • Unfit Ravindra Jadeja in doubt for World Cup: reports January 3, 2015

    Ravindra Jadeja's World Cup dreams may remain unrealised for a while as the left-arm spin allrounder faces an injury threat, according to a report in the The Times of India. TOI has reported that Jadeja faces six to seven weeks of recuperation period for a shoulder injury he sustained during training...
  • Axar Patel excited to play in Australia but likely to miss Boxing Day Test December 24, 2014

    Promising allrounder Axar Patel on Wednesday expressed happiness over his selection in the Indian squad for the next two Test matches against Australia after Ravindra Jadeja was ruled out of the series due to an injury. "I am very happy being selected for the Indian team for the next two Test...
  • Indian spinners not too impressive: Brad Hogg December 23, 2014

    Melbourne: Former Australia spinner Brad Hogg feels that the absence of an attacking spin bowler in the Indian side is hurting the visiting team's chances in the ongoing four-Test series against Australia. Hogg said lack of quality in India's spin department is probably one of the key reasons why Australia have...
  • Axar Patel replaces injured Ravindra Jadeja for remainder of Australia Test series December 22, 2014

    Axar Patel will join the Indian team in Australia for the remainder of the Test Series as a replacement for Ravindra Jadeja, who has a shoulder injury and will be returning to India to undergo a rehabilitation program. Having made his ODI debut early this year, Axar has been in wicket-taking...
  • 2nd Test: MS Dhoni returns as India plot Gabba heist December 16, 2014

    It will be a huge ask for Team India to pull themselves out of the painful Adelaide thoughts, but international sport is as much about getting back on your feet as it is about maintaining a stranglehold. A defeat in the final session of a Test is always painful and the...
  • We will continue to be aggressive: MS Dhoni December 16, 2014

    Brisbane: India will continue to play the aggressive brand of cricket, skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni declared on Tuesday as the team aims to erase the 1-0 deficit when the second cricket Test begins on Wednesday. Led by stand-in-skipper Virat Kohli, India made a bold attempt to chase a huge 364-run target...
  • Rohit back, Dhawan rested for remaining two ODIs against Sri Lanka November 10, 2014

    The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday announced the team for the last two ODIs against Sri Lanka to be held in Kolkata (November 13) and Ranchi (November 16), giving in-form batsman Shikhar Dhawan and allrounder Ravindra Jadeja the much-needed rest, while dropping wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha...