SUNIL NARINE

  • KKR missing Narine but Hogg has been remarkable: Manish Pandey Yesterday

    The Kolkata Knight Riders' batsman added that his role at No. 3 is to lend solidarity to the team's middle order. ...
  • Trinidad board backs Sunil Narine after BCCI bans his off-breaks 5 days ago

    Port of Spain: The Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (TTCB) has expressed support for West Indies spinner Sunil Narine, who has been banned from bowling off-breaks in matches organised by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). The TTCB has dispatched a letter to Narine pledging its support and...
  • Sunil Narine undergoes another test on bowling action: BCCI 5 days ago

    Kolkata Knight Riders and West Indies spinner Sunil Narine underwent another biomechanical test at the Sri Ramachandra Sports Sciences Centre in Chennai on Thursday after being banned by the Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI) from bowling offspin. The result is expected on Saturday before KKR's match against Royal...
  • Sunil Narine ban extends to international cricket too 6 days ago

    The future is looking increasingly cloudy for Sunil Narine, who was banned from bowling offbreaks in the Indian Premier League 2015 on Wednesday, after it emerged that the ban on the West Indian spinner extends to international cricket as well. Narine, who plays for Kolkata Knight Riders, had sought a biomechanical...
  • IPL 8: Kolkata Knight Riders look to get back to winning ways 1 week ago

    Kolkata: Reeling under an agonising two-run defeat at the hands of Chennai Super Kings, Kolkata Knight Riders would look to quickly redeem themselves when they face the same opponents in the return leg Indian Premier League match on Thursday. The loss against the CSK came only last night in Chennai, and...
  • IPL bans Sunil Narine from bowling offspin 1 week ago

    Sunil Narine's troubles refuse to end as after once again being reported for a suspect bowling action, the BCCI Suspect Bowling Action committee on Wednesday banned the Kolkata Knight Riders' spinner from bowling offspin; however, he may continue to bowl the knuckle bowl and the straight delivery. Narine, who was...
  • IPL 8: Life without Sunil Narine set to begin as Kolkata face tough Rajasthan April 26, 2015

    Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders will be in a tight corner without their 'mystery spinner' Sunil Narine, reported for chucking, as they gear up to face Rajasthan Royals on Sunday. Narine, whose action has yet again come under scanner will undergo corrective measures at the ICC and BCCI accredited testing facility...
  • IPL 8: Sunil Narine available for selection, says Gautam Gambhir April 25, 2015

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Gautam Gambhir on Saturday confirmed that West Indies spinner Sunil Narine, reported for suspected bowling action, will be up for selection against the Rajasthan Royals (RR) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter on Sunday. Narine's action was reported by the match officials after the...
  • IPL 8: Sunil Narine to undergo test in Chennai again April 25, 2015

    Kolkata Knight Riders have decided to send Sunil Narine for another test of his bowling action after match officials expressed 'concerns' over deliveries the offspinner bowled in the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Wednesday (April 22) in Visakhapatnam. If Narine is called a second time, he will be out of...
  • Spinner Sunil Narine reported for suspect action again April 24, 2015

    West Indies mystery spinner Sunil Narine has again been reported for a suspect illegal bowling action by the on-field umpires during Kolkata Knight Riders' away IPL match against Sunrisers Hyderabad on April 22. The two on-field umpires who reported Narine for "suspected illegal action" are Richard Illingworth and Vineet Kulkarni. "A suspected...
  • IPL 8: Unfair to compare Cariappa with Narine, says Gambhir April 14, 2015

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir said on Tuesday it is unfair to compare their new "mystery" spinner KC Cariappa with veteran offie Sunil Narine as the Indian has a long way to go before he can be put on the same page as the West Indies bowler. Cariappa made...
  • IPL 8: KKR trump card Sunil Narine yet to sizzle with ball April 12, 2015

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) star spinner Sunil Narine, whose lethal deliveries brought down the best of batsmen in the previous editions of the Indian Premier League (IPL), is yet to pick up a single wicket even after two matches in the current edition of the Twenty-20 tournament. Narine remained wicketless...
  • IPL 8: Spinner Sunil Narine is a class act, says Virat Kohli April 10, 2015

    Kolkata: Star Indian batsman and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli praised Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) spin spearhead Sunil Narine calling him a world class bowler on Friday. Ahead of their Saturday's Indian Premier League (IPL) match against defending champions KKR at the Eden Gardens here, Kohli asserted his side...
  • IPL 8: Remodeled Narine wicketless on return to bowling crease April 8, 2015

    Kolkata: Bowling with a remodelled action, star spinner Sunil Narine - who played a pivotal role in Kolkata Knight Riders' (KKR) twin Indian Premier League (IPL) crowns - seemed to be far from his threatening best during the defending champion's opening encounter against Mumbai Indians on Wednesday. Only days back, the...
  • As it happened: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians, IPL 8, Match 1 April 8, 2015

    For LIVE updates, scroll down to bottom of the page Keen to put the Sunil Narine controversy behind them, Kolkata Knight Riders will begin their title defence against a formidable Mumbai Indians side in the IPL opener at the Eden Gardens. A team which has gone on to win two titles (2012...
  • Sunil Narine is the man of IPL, says Sourav Ganguly April 8, 2015

    Kolkata: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly praised the BCCI for making the Indian Premier League (IPL) a success, and singled out Kolkata Knight Riders star spinner Sunil Narine as "the man" of the IPL. Ganguly observed that the IPL has done "wonders" for Indian cricket. "It's done wonders for Indian cricket. The...
  • IPL 8: Narine will always be an integral part of KKR, says skipper Gautam Gambhir April 7, 2015

    Narine has changed, remodelled his action in such a short span of time and hopefully he can continue to achieve the success, said Gambhir. ...
  • Domestic players play a key role in IPL, says Gautam Gambhir April 7, 2015

    Kolkata: Not thinking about the weather, or about the strengths of the opposition, not worried about whether Sunil Narine is as good a bowler as he was before the action-related issues you might be led to believe that Gautam Gambhir is operating on a different plane altogether. Not quite. As...
  • IPL 8: Champions KKR look good for successful defence April 7, 2015

    After a string of four poor campaigns in the Indian Premier League, Kolkata Knight Riders, co-owned by Bollywood super star Shah Rukh Khan, finally got their act together and won the title in 2012 before making it two trophies in their cabinet in 2014. Unlike last year, with the...
  • IPL 8: Sunil Narine is an asset, says KKR skipper Gautam Gambhir April 7, 2015

    Kolkata: West Indies off-spinner Sunil Narine got the full backing of his Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir who termed him as an asset and said there can be no back-up for the mystery bowler. Narine got a clean chit for his suspect action two days before the start of IPL-8...
  • Sunil Narine takes part in KKR net session at Eden Gardens April 6, 2015

    Kolkata: A day after being cleared by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) of suspect bowling action, Kolkata Knight Rider's spin wizard Sunil Narine bowled for close to 40 minutes in the net session held at the Eden Gardens on Monday. The West Indies spinner bowled with his...
  • IPL 8: Sunil Narine is important in our scheme of things, says Shakib Al Hasan April 5, 2015

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders allrounder Shakib Al Hasan on Sunday said the BCCI's clean chit to Sunil Narine's bowling action was a big relief for the reigning champions ahead of IPL-8 cricket tournament. Mystery spinner Narine was cleared to play for Kolkata Knight Riders after the BCCI's review committee dealing with...
  • IPL 8: BCCI clears Sunil Narine to bowl for KKR April 5, 2015

    Kolkata Knight Riders offspinner Sunil Narine's bowling action was on Sunday cleared by the Board of Control for Cricket in India, clearing the clouds over his participation in the eight edition of the Indian Premier League. The West Indies' mystery spinner was banned during the 2014 Champions League Twenty20 for suspect...
  • IPL 8: Sunil Narine again skips KKR's practice session April 4, 2015

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders' star spinner Sunil Narine, who underwent a repeat test for his suspect bowling action in Chennai, skipped the Indian Premier League (IPL) team's practice session for the second consecutive day on Saturday. Narine, who checked in the city on Thursday after his test at the International Cricket...
  • IPL 8: Sunil Narine undergoes biomechanical tests for his bowling action April 3, 2015

    After being asked to go through the same procedure to come clean on his action after being cleared by the ICC, West Indian spinner, Sunil Narine underwent biomechanical tests for his bowling action at Sri Ramachandra Sports Sciences Centre on Thursday, amidst a lot of secrecy, as reported by The...
  • Sunil Narine will have to appear for another test: Jagmohan Dalmiya April 1, 2015

    Kolkata Knight Riders' ace spinner Sunil Narine might have been cleared by the ICC but the West Indian will still have to appear for another test for his suspected illegal bowling action in Chennai, BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya said Wednesday. "I've spoken to them (KKR management), he has to appear for...
  • Kolkata Knight Riders might pull out of IPL 8: reports March 31, 2015

    The eighth edition of the Indian Premier League is still eight days away but the controversy has already hit the tournament. Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) are set to get into a legal battle with the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) regarding the participation of their...
  • ICC World Cup: West Indies missing Sunil Narine, says Clive Lloyd March 5, 2015

    Perth: Chairman of selectors Clive Lloyd said the West Indies are desperately missing the spin heroics of game-changer Sunil Narine to strengthen their campaign in the cricket World Cup underway in New Zealand and Australia. Off-spinner Narine withdrew just before the squad left the Caribbean for the World Cup, claiming he...
  • Windies' Nikita Miller hoping to fill void left by Sunil Narine February 1, 2015

    Kingston: Left-arm spinner Nikita Miller hopes to fill the void left by off-spinner Sunil Narine for the West Indies in the upcoming World Cup. The 32-year-old seasoned Jamaican replaced Narine for the prestigious event which runs from February 14 to March 29 in Australia and New Zealand. He has not played...
  • Nikita Miller replaces Sunil Narine in West Indies' World Cup squad January 30, 2015

    Left-arm spinner Nikita Miller has been called up by the West Indies for the Cricket World Cup to replace Sunil Narine who withdrew from the squad. Miller, 32, has featured in 45 one-day internationals, taking 40 wickets with a best of 4 for 43 against Zimbabwe. His last appearance for the West...