Rishi Dhawan

  • Five uncapped Indians who impressed in IPL 7 June 3, 2014

    Another IPL season has come to an end with no off-field incidents dominating the seventh edition played in two countries - UAE and India. Cricket was the focus as the fans got to witness some highly-contested matches, but this season as any other previous seasons also got to see new...
  • IPL7: Rishi Dhawan aims for impressive performance for Kings XI Punjab March 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Himachal Pradesh all-rounder Rishi Dhawan, who was bought by Kings XI Punjab for Rs 3 crore at the 2014 players' auction, is eyeing impressive performances in the forthcoming Indian Premier League to stake a claim for national selection. Dhawan, who became the second-most costliest buy at the auction after...
  • Exorbitant IPL auction comes to an end, Yuvraj sold at 14 cr February 13, 2014

    Karan Sharma and Rishi Dhawan hit the jackpot on the second and of the auction as they were bought for a mammoth Rs 3.75 crore and Rs 3 crore by Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kings XI Punjab respectively. ...
  • Karan Sharma becomes highest-paid uncapped player February 13, 2014

    While Rishi Dhawan and Kedar Jadhav pocketed crores among the 74 uncapped players sold on day two of the auction. ...
  • IPL Auction 2014: Punjab spend Rs 3 crore on Rishi Dhawan on Day 2 February 14, 2014

    Punjab ended the 2014 IPL Auction on a cautious note that saw them with Rs. 4.10 crore still left in the bank. But the Punjab franchise didn't hold itself back on occasions, which saw them buying uncapped Himachal Pradesh allrounder Rishi Dhawan for Rs. 3 crore and Gurkeerat Mann for Rs....
  • IPL auction 2014: 154 players sold in two days, Yuvraj costliest at Rs. 14 crore February 13, 2014

    A total of 154 players sold, including 50 overseas players, as the two-day IPL auction ended in Bangalore on Thursday, with Yuvraj Singh ending up as the top-earner, bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore for a whopping Rs. 14 crore. After a spending spree on the first day, the franchises were more...
  • Uncapped players to feature in IPL auction for first time January 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Some of India's up and coming talents, including Unmukt Chand and Rishi Dhawan, are expected to feature in the IPL auction for the first time as they feature in the 651-strong list of uncapped players to be put under the hammer on February 12 and 13 in Bangalore. The...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group C: Himachal thrash Assam by an innings and 221 runs; J&K on top November 30, 2013

    Dharamsala: Himachal Pradesh trounced Assam by an innings and 221 run after the visiting batsmen collapsed miserably on the third and penultimate day of their Group C Ranji Trophy encounter on Saturday. After amassing a mammoth 463 for nine in their first innings in response to Assam's paltry 81 all out,...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group C: HP take 118-run lead over Assam; Andhra 232/3 against Maharashtra November 28, 2013

    Dharamsala: Seam bowler Rishi Dhawan returned with a five-wicket haul to lead a disciplined bowling attack as Himachal Pradesh dismissed Assam for a meagre 81 in their first innings before themselves reaching 199 for 4 on the opening day of the Ranji Trophy Group C match on Thursday. Skipper Dhawan led...
  • Rishi Dhawan five-for helps Himachal dismiss Hyderabad for 237 November 21, 2013

    Dharmasala: Seam bowler Rishi Dhawan returned with a five wicket haul to lead a disciplined bowling attack as Himachal Pradesh dismissed Hyderabad for 237 in their first innings on the opening day of the Ranji Trophy Group C match on Thursday. Skipper Dhawan led from the front with figures of 28-7-75-5,...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group C: Rishi Dhawan takes five as Himachal crush J&K November 16, 2013

    Dharamsala: Pacer Rishi Dhawan grabbed a five-wicket haul as Himachal Pradesh crushed Jammu & Kashmir to an innings and 192-run defeat in their Ranji Trophy group C match on Saturday. Himachal pacers led by Dhawan (5 for 51) wreaked havoc as they dismissed J&K, who started day three on 14 for...
  • Mumbai Indians' fielding is unparalleled in IPL 6 April 14, 2013

    With a hat-trick of wins, Mumbai Indians are making waves in IPL 6. The franchise that created a buzz before the season began by hiring John Wright as coach and Anil Kumble as team mentor, spent $450,000 on Ricky Ponting and then made him captain, doled out a whopping $1...
  • Pandey, Dhawan in India A squad against England January 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Four of the top ten wicket-takers of this season's Ranji Trophy have been awarded with a place in the Abhinav Mukund-led India A squad to face England in the visitors' first warm-up one-day game, prior to the start of the ODI series. The BCCI announced the squad on Wednesday,...
  • Ranji, Group C, Round 4: Jharkhand crawl, Goa canter November 24, 2012

    Jharkhand crawled to 176 for 5 in 90 overs on day one of their Group C encounter against Himachal Pradesh. Jharkhand captain Shahbaz Nadeem won the toss and opted to bat but his decision backfired as they slumped to 56 for 5. Rishi Dhawan was the wrecker-in-chief as he bagged...
  • Ranji Trophy, round 3: Jharkhand chase Assam, J&K maiden win November 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The fourth round of the 2012-13 Ranji Trophy season gets underway across the country on Saturday, with eight teams having posted outrights wins so far. With several others having moved up the points table with draws in round three, the middle area is getting packed and that puts...