Vijay Hazare Trophy

  • Happy campers Karnataka cap the cricket season with a treble 17-03-2014 08:15 AM

    They swept everything that came in their way. Sunday completed a success story of Tsunamic proportions for Karnataka that did an Inter Milan, not with the haughtiness of a Jose Mourinho but with a yeoman-like service from each member of its squad that brought home the Ranji Trophy, Irani Cup...
  • Karnataka completes hat-trick, wins Vijay Hazare Trophy 16-03-2014 04:52 PM

    Kolkata: Karnataka completed a historic treble at domestic level by emerging champions in the Vijay Hazare Trophy with a four-wicket win over Railways in yet another low-scoring affair at Eden Gardens here on Sunday. Chasing 158, the Ranji and Irani Trophy champions had a jittery start after they lost five...
  • Karnataka eye hat-trick of titles in Vijay Hazare final 15-03-2014 08:01 PM

    Kolkata: Heavyweights Karnataka will aim to continue their dream run and claim an unprecedented hat-trick of titles in the season, when they square off against underdogs Railways in the Vijay Hazare Trophy final at Eden Gardens on Sunday. Karnataka have not looked back after their Ranji triumph as they went...
  • Vijay Hazare: Uthappa century sets Karnataka on course against Jharkhand 14-03-2014 06:51 PM

    Kolkata: Robin Uthappa slammed a 135-ball 133 to set up Karnataka's 21-run win over a spirited Jharkhand as the Ranji and Irani Trophy champions stormed into the Vijay Hazare Trophy final at the JU second campus ground in Salt Lake on Friday. Ishank Jaggi kept Jharkhand in the hunt with...
  • Best phase of my career, insists discarded Vinay Kumar 13-03-2014 10:00 PM

    Kolkata: R Vinay Kumar holds the ignominy of being the first and only Indian bowler till date to have conceded a whopping 100-plus runs in nine overs in an ODI but the pacer insists that he is in the form his life. Vinay, whose mid 120's kmph pace has been...
  • Vijay Hazare Trophy: Karnataka look to continue dream run, Bengal renew rivalry 13-03-2014 07:13 PM

    Kolkata: Chasing a treble, Ranji champions Karnataka will be eyeing to continue their dream run, while Bengal will be under pressure against Railways in a grudge match in the Vijay Hazare Trophy semi-final double header on Friday. Spearheaded by medium pacer R Vinay Kumar, who has grabbed 50 wickets from...
  • Yuvraj Singh undergoes random dope test 12-03-2014 11:07 PM

    Kolkata: India batsman Yuvraj Singh was among three cricketers who underwent random dope tests at the sidelines of the Vijay Hazare Trophy cricket tournament at Eden Gardens here on Wednesday. Yuvraj, who had a forgettable 15-run outing in Punjab's embarrassing 137-run loss to Railways in the quarterfinals, gave his urine...
  • Railways thrash Punjab to set semi-final clash with Bengal 12-03-2014 08:59 PM

    Kolkata: Unheralded Railways routed a star-studded Punjab team comprising of superstars like Yuvraj Singh and Harbhajan Singh by a massive 137-run margin to enter the semi-finals of the National One Day Championship for the Vijay Hazare Trophy. Railways will meet hosts Bengal in the semi-final which promises to be an...
  • Bowlers will do better in World T20, says Yuvraj Singh 12-03-2014 08:34 PM

    Kolkata: Veteran batsman Yuvraj Singh on Wednesday defended the poor show of the Indian bowlers in the Asia Cup, citing new field restrictions as one of the reasons, but hoped for a triumphant return to form in the upcoming ICC World T20 in Bangladesh. "Our bowlers have had a problem...
  • Shukla five-for helps Jharkhand beat Services in Vijay Hazare 12-03-2014 07:15 PM

    Rahul Shukla grabbed five wickets in an impressive pace bowling display as Jharkhand beat Services by 25 runs to set up a semi-final clash against Ranji champions Karnataka in Vijay Hazare Trophy one-day cricket tournament here on Wednesday. Shukla (5/61) and fellow pacer Jaskaran Singh (2/22) ran through the Services...
  • Shami, Dinda steer Bengal to semi-finals of Vijay Hazare 11-03-2014 08:36 PM

    Kolkata: Pacers Mohammed Shami and Ashok Dinda shared seven wickets between them to trigger a collapse that saw Bengal beat Tamil Nadu by 77 runs and storm into the semifinals of the Vijay Hazare one-day cricket tournament at the floodlit Eden Gardens here on Tuesday. Defending a paltry 168, Shami...
  • Karnataka in semi-finals after win over Gujarat in Vijay Hazare Trophy 11-03-2014 07:39 PM

    Kolkata: Skipper Vinay Kumar grabbed a five-wicket haul after Robin Uthappa and Karun Nair hit individual centuries to lead Karnataka's recovery and guide the team to a 27-run win over Gujarat in their quarter-final match of the Vijay Hazare Trophy. Vinay Kumar returned figures of five for 85 in his...
  • Services pip Vidarbha to enter quarter-finals of Vijay Hazare Trophy 10-03-2014 07:29 PM

    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...
  • Bengal to meet Tamil Nadu in Vijay Hazare quarters after beating Assam 07-03-2014 06:37 PM

    Ranchi: East Zone heavyweights Bengal beat last year's runners-up Assam by 12 runs to make it to the quarter-final of the Vijay Hazare Trophy where they will meet Tamil Nadu. Put into bat, Bengal scored a massive 321 for six in 50 overs and then bowled out Assam for 309...
  • Delhi's behaviour was unsporting: Yashpal Singh 06-03-2014 08:07 PM

    New Delhi: Services captain Yashpal Singh on Thursday was "terribly hurt" by the behaviour of the Delhi team after the Gautam Gambhir-led side refused to shake hands with the winning team. The entire Services team waited at the ground for at-least half an hour for the customary after-match handshake but...
  • Services knock Delhi out of Vijay Hazare Trophy 06-03-2014 06:36 PM

    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...
  • Vijay Hazare Trophy: Delhi, Punjab, Services in knock-out battle 05-03-2014 07:43 PM

    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...
  • Mayank hits a ton in Karnataka's big win over Goa in Vijay Hazare 03-03-2014 10:24 PM

    Bangalore: Opener Mayank Agarwal hammered his way to a superb 116 as Karnataka thrashed Goa by 71 runs in a one-sided South Zone match in the Vijay Hazare Trophy, here on Monday. Agarwal smashed 13 boundaries and three sixes in his explosive knock to help Karnataka post a huge 312...
  • Maharashtra beat Mumbai in Vijay Hazare trophy 03-03-2014 09:16 PM

    Rajkot: Nikhil Naik and Srikant Mundhe struck half-centuries as Maharashtra beat Mumbai by 75 runs in a West Zone Vijay Hazare Trophy match here on Monday. Opting to bat, Maharashtra made 271 for 7 and then restricted Mumbai on 196 for 9 at the Madhavrao Scindia Cricket ground. Maharashtra, who...
  • Delhi beat Himachal by five wickets in Vijay Hazare 03-03-2014 07:03 PM

    New Delhi: Defending champions Delhi were back to winning ways as they comfortably beat Himachal Pradesh by five wickets in a north zone leg match of the Vijay Hazare Trophy to put themselves in contention for a place in the knock-out round of the tournament. Chasing 231 for a win...
  • Sehwag pulls out of the Vijay Hazare match against Himachal 03-03-2014 02:14 PM

    New Delhi: Out of favour Indian opener Virender Sehwag on Monday pulled out of Delhi's Vijay Hazare Trophy (North Zone leg) match against Himachal Pradesh here amid speculation that the decision was prompted by poor form. While the official reason given was "sickness", it is widely believed in Delhi's cricket...
  • Gujarat beat Baroda by 73 runs in Vijay Hazare trophy 02-03-2014 07:56 PM

    Rajkot: Gujarat beat Baroda by 73 runs in the West Zone Vijay Hazare trophy tie at the Madhavrao Scindia cricket ground here, on the back of a spectacular half century by Rohit Bhatt and all-round performance by Jesal Karia. Gujarat made 239 for 8 after they won the toss and...
  • Don't see talented offies in domestic circuit: Harbhajan Singh 01-03-2014 07:30 PM

    New Delhi: Senior off-spinner and Punjab captain Harbhajan Singh lamented serious dearth of quality tweakers in the domestic circuit. "Well, I played a lot of domestic matches this season but frankly speaking I haven't seen any great talent emerging. There are not too many young bowlers who are ready to...
  • Yuvraj's unbeaten 96 takes Punjab to victory over Delhi in Vijay Hazare 01-03-2014 05:06 PM

    New Delhi: Yuvraj Singh showed requisite patience before exploding as his sparkling unbeaten 96 scripted Punjab's six-wicket win over Delhi in the second north zone match of the Vijay Hazare Trophy here on Saturday. Chasing a target of 229, Yuvraj shouldered bulk of the responsibility on a track where batting...
  • Sarfaraz Khan included in Mumbai team for Vijay Hazare Trophy 28-02-2014 09:02 PM

    Mumbai: Sarfaraz Khan, the Under-19 cricketer who was among the leading run-scorers for India in the Junior World Cup in UAE, was on Friday included in Mumbai's senior team, which is currently playing in the West Zone one-day league in Rajkot. Khan had amassed 211 runs in six games with...
  • Won't change my action though variation is a necessity: Parvez Rasool 27-02-2014 09:08 PM

    New Delhi: Talented off-spinner and India contender Parvez Rasool is keen to add a few more variation in his armoury as an off-break bowler but would not like to tinker with his natural action while doing so. Out-of-form India offspinner Ravichandran Ashwin on Wednesday surprised one and all by bowling...
  • Karnataka, Tamil Nadu post win in Vijay Hazare Trophy 27-02-2014 07:53 PM

    Bangalore: Karnataka inflicted a crushing six-wicket defeat on Andhra Pradesh in the south zone leg of the Vijay Hazare Trophy on Thursday. An allround performance ensured an easy victory for Karnataka as their batsmen and bowlers fired in unison to force Andhra concede the match easily at the Chinnaswamy Stadium....
  • Vijay Hazare Trophy: Sehwag's poor show continues but Delhi defeat J&K by 38 runs 27-02-2014 07:29 PM

    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...
  • Ishant Sharma to skip Delhi's first two Vijay Hazare Trophy matches 25-02-2014 07:36 PM

    New Delhi: Axed from India's limited overs squads, pace spearhead Ishant Sharma has excused himself from Delhi's first two Vijay Hazare Trophy (North Zone one-dayers) matches citing fatigue after having bowled a lot of overs during the recently concluded Test series in New Zealand. Delhi will open their campaign against...
  • Harbhajan Singh to lead Punjab in Vijay Hazare Trophy 24-02-2014 08:58 PM

    Mohali: Offspinner Harbhajan Singh will lead the Punjab side for the North Zone one-dayers for Vijay Hazare Trophy, starting February 27. IPL-7's most expensive player Yuvraj Singh was also named in the squad announced on Monday. Punjab will take on Haryana in their first game on February 27 at Jamia...