Unmukt Chand

  • Gautam Gambhir to lead Delhi in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy March 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Out-of-favour India opener Gautam Gambhir will lead a 15-member Delhi side in the North Zone league of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 domestic tournament starting on March 28. The squad also includes Virender Sehwag despite his poor show with the bat in the domestic season so far, lanky right-arm...
  • Vijay Hazare Trophy: Delhi, Punjab, Services in knock-out battle March 5, 2014

    New Delhi: The battle for Vijay Hazare Trophy knock-out berths from North Zone has gone down to the wire with Punjab and Delhi winning their penultimate league games on Wednesday. Delhi outplayed Haryana by six wickets at the Ferozeshah Kotla while Punjab trounced Services by 98 runs at the Palam Ground....
  • Vijay Hazare Trophy: Sehwag's poor show continues but Delhi defeat J&K by 38 runs February 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Virender Sehwag's decision to continue batting at No 3 didn't make much of a difference to his poor form but defending champions Delhi did enough to beat Jammu and Kashmir by 38 runs in the opening fixture of the north zone leg of the Vijay Hazare Trophy. Delhi scored...
  • Getting Rahul Dravid as mentor is big thing for me: Unmukt Chand February 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Talented Delhi opener Unmukt Chand will be donning the Rajasthan Royals jersey in IPL this season but he has another reason to celebrate as he will be getting former India skipper Rahul Dravid as a "mentor'. "Interacting with Rahul bhai is always a privilege as you become a better...
  • Unmukt Chand buoyed by Tendulkar's advice February 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Former India Under-19 World Cup winning captain Unmukt Chand has revealed that it was a gentle gesture from legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar that inspired him to work harder and dream bigger. Talking about his recent meeting with Tendulkar, Unmukt, who tasted U-19 World Cup glory in 2012 as captain,...
  • IPL Auction 2014: Rajasthan Royals buy 14 players on day two February 13, 2014

    Rajasthan Royals under the mentorship of Rahul Dravid made some smart buys as they bought 14 players on day two of auction. Rajasthan also bought back Kevon Cooper, Dishant Yagnik. On day one of auctions, Rajasthan decided to buy only six players, which included Brad Hodge (2.4 crore), Steven Smith (4...
  • 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...
  • Sachin Tendulkar to mentor Parvez Rasool, Unmukt Chand January 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar will mentor eleven emerging players, including Parvez Rasool and Unmukt Chand, as part of an initiative by sports apparel giant Adidas. Adidas, which has already signed up Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Suresh Raina added some more names to its roster. Tendulkar welcomed the newest...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy 2013-14, Round 9, Day 4 January 2, 2014

    Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir were dismissed cheaply in yet another pathetic batting show by Delhi, who are now staring at a big defeat against table toppers Karnataka. Skipper Perveez Rasool scored 83 while opener Adil Rishi and middle-order batsman Hardeep Rishi scored half-centuries as Jammu and Kashmir moved a step...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy 2013-14, Round 9, Day 3 January 1, 2014

    Catch all the Live updates from Day 3 of matches across India in Ranji Trophy Round 9. Day 2 Round-up: Stuart Binny celebrated his maiden call-up into the Indian team with a scintillating 88 as table toppers Karnataka asserted their supremacy with a solid performance reaching 226 for 5 at stumps...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy, Round 9, Day 2 December 31, 2013

    Catch all the Live updates from Day one of matches across India in Ranji Trophy Round 9. Manan Vohra cracked a brilliant century, while India's out-of-favour batsman Yuvraj Singh chipped in with 39 runs as Punjab posted a massive 380 for four on day one. In Group B, Arindam Ghosh (89) and...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy, Round 9, Day 1 December 30, 2013

    Catch all the Live updates from Day one of matches across India in Ranji Trophy Round 9. After a defeat at the hands of Baroda in the last match, Saurashtra need a victory against Services in their final group B match starting here on Monday, to secure a quarter-final place. It will...
  • Ranji Trophy: Delhi host Karnataka in must-win tie at Kotla December 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi face table toppers Karnataka at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Monday with a slim chance of making the Ranji Trophy quarter-finals. Delhi lie fifth in Group A with 19 points from seven games behind Punjab (23 points), Mumbai (23), Gujarat (26) and Karnataka (32), who have already qualified...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy, Round 8, Day 4 December 25, 2013

    Catch all the Live updates from Day four of matches across India in Ranji Trophy Round 8. Manish Pandey (119) hit a timely century and raised a 133-run stand with Ravikumar Samarth (75) as Karnataka reached 287 for 8 in their second innings against Mumbai in their Group A match, which...
  • Learnt a lot from Pietersen, Sehwag during IPL: Unmukt December 10, 2013

    Mumbai: Young Indian batsman Unmukt Chand, who led the Under-19 team to World Cup victory last year, on Tuesday said he has learnt a lot from the likes of Kevin Pietersen and Virender Sehwag while sharing the dressing room with them during the Indian Premier League. "It is not about scoring...
  • Youngsters can benefit from IPL, says Rahul Dravid November 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Former India captain Rahul Dravid on Saturday said that one of the benefits youngsters can reap by competing in the IPL is that it gives them the experience of playing in front of large crowd even before representing India, besides giving them opportunities to share the dressing room...
  • Sehwag fails yet again as Delhi struggle at 184/8 against Haryana November 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Haryana bowlers produced a disciplined performance to restrict hosts Delhi to 184 for eight at stumps, on the first day of their group A Ranji Trophy encounter as India discards Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir yet again failed to post a big score. Put into bat on a seamer-friendly...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group A: Chand, Gambhir shine in Delhi's draw; Odisha get 3 points November 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Unmukt Chand smashed a strokeful ton while out-of-favour Gautam Gambhir struck consecutive half-centuries as Delhi salvaged a draw against Mumbai in a Group A match of the Ranji Trophy, here Sunday. Set an improbable target of 348 runs for an outright win, Delhi rode on Chand's unbeaten 106 and...
  • Confident Gujarat to clash against star-studded Delhi November 6, 2013

    Surat: Buoyed by their comprehensive innings win over Vidarbha at Nagpur, Gujarat will take on a formidable Delhi team led by Gautam Gambhir, hoping for a similar performance to consolidate their position in Group A of Ranji Trophy. Delhi will also have Virender Sehwag, Ashish Nehra, Unmukt Chand, Mithun Manhas and...
  • Ton-up Unmukt Chand, Ian Dev shine for North Zone October 11, 2013

    Kochi: Young opener Unmukt Chand led the way with a patient century as North Zone posted a formidable 329 for two in their Duleep Trophy semi-final against East Zone here Friday. While the 20-year-old Chand made 116 off 230 balls, Ian Dev Singh was unfortunate to have missed his century...
  • Unmukt century takes Delhi to Challenger Series final September 28, 2013

    Indore: The immensely talented Unmukt Chand again showed his ability to rise to the occasion as his stroke-filled century guided Delhi to the final of the NKP Salve Challenger series with a thumping 112-run win over India Red in the last round robin league match on Saturday. The Virat Kohli-led side...
  • Sehwag, Gambhir, Kohli in Delhi probables list for Challengers Trophy September 15, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi team's probables list bore a star-studded look with all the senior and U-19 national team players included in the 28-member list for the upcoming NKP Salve Challenger Series starting in Indore on September 26. The list includes Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, the two out-of-favour seniors Gautam Gambhir...
  • All eyes on Yuvraj as India A take on WI A in first one-dayer September 14, 2013

    Bangalore: Yuvraj Singh would be the cynosure of all eyes when he captains India A, a team on a roll after the clean sweep against New Zealand A, in an ODI series against the West Indies A starting here on Sunday. The glory of thrashing New Zealand A 3-0 was achieved...
  • Dominant India A eye whitewash against New Zealand A September 11, 2013

    Visakhapatnam: After clinching the ODI series with an unassailable 2-0 lead, a dominant India A will now look to complete the whitewash when they lock horns against New Zealand A in the final one-dayer here Thursady. Led by Unmukt Chand, India A have produced a dominating show in the three-match...
  • Menaria's five set up series win for India A September 10, 2013

    Visakhapatnam: A maiden five-wicket haul from part-time left-arm spinner Ashok Menaria set the basis for India A's six-wicket win over New Zealand A on Tuesday, meaning the home team wrapped up the series 2-0 with a game to spare. Menaria's 5 for 38 were his best bowling figures in any...
  • Confident India A would aim to seal series against NZ A September 9, 2013

    Visakhapatnam: After notching up a convincing win in the opening game, India A will look to seal the three-match unofficial one-day series against New Zealand A when the two sides clash in their second encounter at the Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium here on Tuesday. Riding on India discard...
  • Chance for youngsters as India A take on NZ A in 50-over contest September 7, 2013

    Visakhapatnam: After a string of low scores in List A as well as first-class games, Unmukt Chand will like to make amends as he leads India A against New Zealand A in the opening encounter of the three-match one-day series here on Sunday. The India A's one-day squad is quite different...
  • India hammer Pakistan by 9 wickets to win U-23 ACC Emerging Teams Cup August 25, 2013

    A skillfull Indian team put up an all-round show to lift the Under-23 Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Emerging Teams Cup as they overwhelmed Pakistan by 9 wickets at the Kallang Ground in Singapore on Sunday. Pakistan, who chose to bat, were bundled out for a paltry 159 thanks to Baba Aparajith's...
  • ACC Under-23 final, India v Pakistan: As it happened August 25, 2013

    India innings: India hammer Pakistan by nine wickets Riding on a magnificent batting by Manprit Juneja (51) and Lokesh Rahul (93), India pummeled Pakistan by nine wickets to win the ACC Emerging Teams Cup at at Kallang Ground in Singapore. Chasing 160-run target, India achieved it with 98 ball spare....
  • India U-23s face Pakistan U-23s in ACC Cup final August 24, 2013

    Singapore: An engaging climax is on the cards as India Under-23s take on Pakistan Under-23s in the final of the ACC Emerging Teams Cup at the Kallang Ground on Sunday. The last time two age-group teams from the two countries met in a 50-over final, the result was a nerve-racking...