Vijay Zol

  • Virat Kohli wins Ceat cricketer of the year award June 3, 2014

    Mumbai: India's top batsman Virat Kohli on Monday won the Ceat International Cricketer of the Year award while off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin, the fastest player from the country to pick 100 Test wickets, bagged the Indian Player of the Year award for 2013-14. Left-handed opener Shikhar Dhawan was named the International Player...
  • India U-19 captain Vijay Zol suspended for a match, Aamir Gani reprimanded February 23, 2014

    Dubai: India's Under-19 captain Vijay Zol has been suspended for one match, while off-spinner Aamir Gani has been reprimanded after being found guilty of breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup quarter-final match against England. Zol was found to have breached Article 2.2.8 of the...
  • U-19 WC: Confident India take on England in quarter-final February 22, 2014

    Dubai: Having won all their group stage matches convincingly, defending champions India will have a slight edge when they lock horns with England in the quarter-finals of the Under-19 World Cup here on Saturday. In-form India had notched up a mammoth 245-run win over New Papua Guinea in their last round-robin...
  • As it happened: India vs Pakistan, U-19 World Cup February 15, 2014

    Sarfaraz Khan (74) and Sanju Samson (68) scored half-centuries while Deepak Hooda picked up five wickets as India registered a convincing win. 6.15 p.m. (IST) India claimed the remaining Pakistan wickets, with Deepak Hooda picking 5 for 41. Chama Milind, Aamir Gani and Sarfaraz Khan picked up...
  • Chance for U-19 players to showcase talent at World Cup February 13, 2014

    Dubai: Future stars will get a chance to show their talent, potential and prowess when the ICC U-19 World Cup gets underway across the United Arab Emirates on Friday. The tournament has provided impetus to the careers of stalwarts like Michael Atherton, Inzamam-ul-Haq, Nasser Hussain, Brian Lara, Sanath Jayasuriya and Graeme...
  • India, Pakistan favourites to progress to Super League in Under-19 World Cup February 8, 2014

    Dubai: Defending champions India and two-time former winners Pakistan are favourites to progress to the Super League quarter-finals from Group A in the ICC Under-19 World Cup that will be staged across the UAE from February 14 to March 1. India, to be led by Maharashtra top-order batsman Vijay Zol, along...
  • As it happened: Karnataka vs Maharashtra, Ranji Trophy final, Day 2 January 30, 2014

    Catch all the action from Ranji Trophy 2013-14 final being played at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad. Day 1 round-up: A gutsy unbeaten 89 by middle-order batsman Ankit Bawne and a half-century by opener Chirag Khurana helped Maharashtra reach a respectable 272 for 5 at stumps on day one. Opting...
  • Ranji Trophy Final, Day 1: as it happened January 29, 2014

    High on confidence following their fairytale run this season, underdogs Maharashtra would be eyeing to break their 72-year title jinx when they take on favourites Karanataka in the summit clash of the Ranji Trophy. Maharashtra won the Ranji Trophy twice but both the titles came in the pre-Independence era in 1939-40...
  • Maharashtra aiming to end 72-year title drought in Ranji Trophy final January 28, 2014

    Hyderabad: High on confidence following their fairytale run this season, underdogs Maharashtra would be eyeing to break their 72-year title jinx when they take on favourites Karanataka in the summit clash of the Ranji Trophy on Wednesday. Maharashtra won the Ranji Trophy twice but both the titles came in the pre-Independence...
  • Vijay Zol to be released to play Ranji Trophy final for Maharashtra January 24, 2014

    Mumbai: India under-19 skipper Vijay Zol will be released from the ongoing national juniors team's World Cup preparatory camp in Bangalore to play in the Ranji Trophy final for Maharashtra from January 29, Cricket Board sources said on Friday. "Zol would be released to play the Ranji Trophy final [at Hyderabad...
  • Vijay Zol told to skip Ranji Trophy final January 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Maharashtra batsman Vijay Zol will not be available for his state side in the Ranji Trophy final match due to Under-19 World Cup preparatory camp in Bangalore. The final preparatory camp of India U-19 squad has started at the National Cricket Academy on Tuesday. Maharashtra coach Surendra Bhave said it...
  • Ranji Trophy semis: Fallah rips apart Bengal; Maharashtra in control January 18, 2014

    Indore: Left-arm seamer Samad Fallah exposed the poor technique of Bengal's batsmen with some incisive swing bowling to put Maharashtra in the driver's seat on the first day of their Ranji Trophy semi-final here on Saturday. Fallah wrecked havoc with the new ball claiming seven for 58 in 16.4 overs as...
  • Ranji Trophy: Gutsy Bengal take on confident Maharashtra in semis January 17, 2014

    Indore: It will be a battle between top-notch batting line-up against a quality seam attack when Maharashtra with the likes of Kedar Jadhav and Vijay Zol take on Laxmi Ratan Shukla-led Bengal in the Ranji Trophy semi-finals, starting here on Saturday. Bengal, who have been a surprise package in the national...
  • Vijay Zol to lead India at ICC U-19 World Cup February 8, 2014

    Vijay Zol has been named as India captain for the ICC Under 19 World Cup starting in the United Arab Emirates on February 15. Zol also led India to junior Asia Cup title recently. The Maharashtra batsman was also part of the Unmukt Chand-led team that lifted the cup last time. The...
  • Maharashtra dethrone Mumbai to enter Ranji Trophy semi-finals January 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Defending champions Mumbai were shockingly shown the door by minnows Maharashtra, who showed tremendous resilience to record a come-from-behind eight-wicket victory on Saturday for a place in the Ranji Trophy semi-finals. Set a target of 252 to chase for only their third outright victory in the long-running competition over the...
  • We are confident of doing well in Under-19 Cricket World Cup: Vijay Zol February 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Maharashtra batsman Vijay Zol, who led the India under-19 squad to the Asia Cup title, on Tuesday said the team would not rest on its laurels and look to perform well in next month's Junior World Cup in the UAE. "The team has been doing well for the last four...
  • Vijay Zol's groin problem is a concern: Coach January 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Maharashtra are a bit concerned about the fitness of India's triumphant under-19 captain Vijay Zol, who has a troublesome groin, but are hopeful that he will be fit for their Ranji Trophy quarter-final against defending champions Mumbai, commencing on Wednesday. Zol, who led the country's colts to the Asia Cup...
  • Zol, Samson star as India beat Pakistan to lift U-19 Asia Cup January 4, 2014

    Sharjah: Riding on the centuries of skipper Vijay Zol and Sanju Samson, India defeated Pakistan by 40 runs in the Under-19 Asia Cup here on Saturday. After put in to bat, India posted a big total of 314 for 8 in 50 overs and Pakistan failed to overhaul the target to...
  • As it happened: India vs Pakistan, Under-19 Asia Cup January 4, 2014

    Catch all the action from Pakistan vs India, Under-19 Asia Cup final at Sharjah Cricket Stadium with our live updates. PAKISTAN INNINGS: End of over 50, PAKISTAN 274 for 9: India are deserving winners of U-19 Asia Cup as they restrict Pakistan to to 274 for 9. Kamran Ghulam 102 went in...
  • Vijay Zol to captain India in under-19 Asia Cup November 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Maharashtra batsman Vijay Zol has been named captain of the India under-19 squad for the ACC Asia Cup in the UAE, which will begin on December 28. Kerala wicketkeeper Sanju Vishwanadh, who was part of the Under-19 team for the Asia Cup in 2012, has been appointed Zol's...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group C: Samson, Zol score double centuries on Day 3 October 29, 2013

    Pune: India U-19 skipper Vijay Zol smashed a terrific unbeaten double hundred and opener Harshad Khadiwale scored a century as Maharashtra gained upperhand over Tripura at the end of Day 3 of their Ranji Trophy Group C match, on Tueday. Resuming the day on 133 for 1, overnight batsmen Zol and...
  • Ranji Trophy: Maharashtra, Andhra in control on Day 2 October 28, 2013

    Pune: Maharashtra opener Harshad Khadiwale struck an unbeaten half-century and shared a 93-run second wicket stand with Vijay Zol to lay a strong foundation for a first innings total against Tripura on the second day of their Group C Ranji Trophy match on Monday. Replying to Tripura's first innings total of...
  • India U-19 thrash SA by 201 runs to win quadrangular series October 5, 2013

    Visakhapatnam: The Indian Under-19 cricket team produced a fantastic all-round performance to decimate South Africa U-19 by 201 runs in the final and lift the Quadrangular Series trophy on Saturday. Put in to bat, India made 267 for 6 in their 50 overs before bundling out the South Africans for 66...
  • Vijay Zol's century goes in vain as India juniors lose by 10 runs October 1, 2013

    Visakhapatnam: Skipper Vijay Zol struck yet another century but that wasn't enough as India U-19 lost to their South African counterparts by 10 runs in an inconsequential penultimate round robin league match of the Quadrangular U-19 tournament here Tuesday. Both India and South Africa are on 16 points from five matches...
  • Deepak Hooda's all-round show helps India thrash Zimbabwe by 148 runs September 23, 2013

    Visakhapatnam: Deepak Hooda produced a fine all-round performance to help the Indian Under-19 cricket team register a comprehensive 148-run win over Zimbabwe in the opening match of the Quadrangular Under-19 One-Day Series, here Monday. Hooda sizzled with the bat smashing an unbeaten 83 and then grabbed two for 37 with his...
  • Vijay Zol to lead India U-19 in quadrangular series September 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Talented Maharashtra batsman Vijay Zol has been named captain of the India Under-19 team that will face their counterparts from Australia, South Africa and Zimbabwe in a four-nation one-day series held in Visakhapatnam. The BCCI on Tuesday announced the squad and fixtures of the tournament that will run...
  • Vijay Zol aims high after century on first-class debut August 31, 2013

    Scoring a century in your debut first-class innings could be the dream of any young player and Vijay Zol, who achieved the remarkable feat on Friday, wants to savour this knock for the rest of his life. Though he was a bit nervous before going in to bat, Zol knew...
  • Zol, Nayar hundreds round off India A draw August 30, 2013

    Visakhapatnam: A maiden first-class century from Maharashtra batsman Vijay Zol, on debut, and a stroke-filled 102* from Abhishek Nayar rounded off a rain-hit draw between India A and New Zealand A at the Port Trust Diamond Jubilee Stadium on Friday. The chance of a result had been eliminated when the...
  • India colts record 1st win in Sri Lanka, beat hosts by 22 runs August 6, 2013

    Kurunegala: Indian colts recorded their first victory in the tour of Sri Lanka as they pipped the hosts by 22 runs in the second 'Youth ODI', here Tuesday. The two Youth Tests were drawn and the first Youth ODI did not yield any result after being abandoned due to rain. In...
  • Rain plays spoilsport after India colts' fine batting August 4, 2013

    Dambulla: Inclement weather played spoilsport as the first 'Youth ODI' between India and Sri Lanka did not yield any result after splendid batting by the visitors, here Sunday. Put into bat, India scored an imposing 301 for five in their stipulated 50 overs while Sri Lanka were 63 for one in...