Wasim Jaffer

  • Should stick to Dhawan and Rohit as openers: Wasim Jaffer 31-01-2014 07:50 PM

    Mumbai: Former Test batsman Wasim Jaffer expressed his disappointment at the way India openers performed in the last few overseas tours but said the team should stick to the same combination of Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma. "The kind of start Shikhar and Rohit provided before the start of South...
  • Ranji Trophy quarters: Maharashtra fight back on Day 3 against Mumbai 10-01-2014 06:36 PM

    Mumbai: Maharashtra fought their way back in their Ranji Trophy quarter-final against Mumbai in brilliant fashion by bundling out the defending champions for a meagre 129 in second innings on a dramatic third day of the five-day match on Friday. Maharashtra were all out for 280 in their first innings...
  • Youngsters should learn from Rahane, Pujara and Rohit: Wasim Jaffer 06-01-2014 08:30 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran batsman Wasim Jaffer on Monday asked the youngsters to strike a right balance between Twenty20 cricket and the traditional formats of the game for reaping rewards. "If you ask any cricketer, the hardest form is Test cricket because there are no short-cuts. The shorter the game gets, it...
  • Zaheer, Nayar back in Mumbai squad for Ranji quarters 03-01-2014 07:44 PM

    Mumbai: Mumbai got a shot in the arm with senior pacer Zaheer Khan making himself available for leading the defending champions in their Ranji Trophy quarter-final against Maharashtra, to be held at the Wankhede Stadium here from January 8-12. The 40-time champions, who struggled to make the knockout stage before...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy, Round 8, Day 1 22-12-2013 08:44 AM

    Catch all the Live updates from Day one of matches across India in Ranji Trophy Round 8. Saurashtra and Baroda will lock horns in a crucial Ranji Trophy Group B match at Rajkot. Both the teams need an outright win to keep the hopes of entering the knockout stage but...
  • Hard work helped me bounce back, says Odisha batsman Natraj Behera 19-12-2013 01:45 PM

    New Delhi: This Ranji Trophy season was a quiet one for Natraj Behera until the match against Mumbai last week at the Wankhede Stadium, where he slammed hundreds in both the innings to force a draw for Odisha. Natraj scored a 184-ball 130 in the first innings and then in...
  • Ranji Trophy: Wasim Jaffer to continue as Mumbai skipper against Karnataka 17-12-2013 08:15 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran Wasim Jaffer will continue to lead Mumbai for their next four-day Ranji Trophy Group A fixture against Karnataka, starting at the Chinnaswamy Stadium on December 22. Opener Sushant Marathe, who scored a pair against Jharkhand and 27 against Odisha, has been dropped from the 15-member squad, while Fast...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group A: Jaffer's 125 drives Mumbai against Odisha 14-12-2013 05:44 PM

    Mumbai: Wasim Jaffer led from the front and cracked his 35th Ranji century to guide Mumbai to 242 for 2 on day one of their Ranji Trophy, Group A clash against Odisha at the Wankhede Stadium here on Saturday. The Mumbai captain remained unbeaten on 125 at stumps and his...
  • Ranji Trophy: Mumbai aim to earn full points against Odisha 13-12-2013 03:41 PM

    Mumbai: After being jolted by laggards Jharkhand in the previous game, a depleted Mumbai would look to regroup and seal their place in the -with an outright victory when they take on Odisha in their Group A Ranji Trophy league clash, starting here on Saturday. Table-toppers and defending champions Mumbai...
  • Ranji Trophy: Wasim Jaffer to lead Mumbai in place of injured Nayar 11-12-2013 03:18 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran Wasim Jaffer was on Wednesday named captain of Mumbai for their four-day Ranji Trophy Group A fixture against Orissa, starting at the Wankhede Stadium on December 14, in place of the injured Abhishek Nayar who is out of the game. "Nayar suffered a hip and ankle injury in...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group A: Jaffer slams 50th first class ton to rescue Mumbai; Mithun takes six-for 28-11-2013 07:08 PM

    Mumbai: Seasoned opener Wasim Jaffer cracked his 50th century in first class cricket to rally champions Mumbai from a difficult situation on day one of their Ranji Trophy Group A clash against fellow-state rivals Vidarbha at the Wankhede Stadium. The lanky Jaffer remained unbeaten on 133 at stumps after batting...
  • Wasim Jaffer to lead West Zone in Duleep Trophy, Yusuf named deputy 24-09-2013 07:39 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran Mumbai batsman Wasim Jaffer was Tuesday named captain of the West Zone squad for the upcoming Duleep Trophy tournament. Baroda all-rounder Yusuf Pathan will be Jaffer's deputy in a 15-member squad that has talented Gujarat batsman Manprit Juneja, who recently struck a brilliant 193 against New Zealand A...
  • BCCI's one time benefit likely for more players 04-09-2013 07:05 PM

    Mumbai: The Cricket Board's one-time benefit for players who had turned out for a specific number of domestic and international games before 2003-04 and retired is likely to be extended to a few more players who had played beyond the cut-off date, sources said Wednesday. "The one-time benefit was limited...
  • BCCI to reward Wasim Jaffer, Amol Muzumdar and other domestic stars 04-09-2013 02:58 PM

    New Delhi: Five veteran domestic cricketers, four of whom have represented India, have been included in an extension of the one-time payment the BCCI gave to former players. They are Wasim Jaffer, Sanjay Bangar, Sairaj Bahutule, S Sriram and Amol Muzumdar; the first four represented India while Muzumdar remains the...
  • Nephew Arman in Mumbai Ranji probables list with Uncle Wasim 25-06-2013 08:53 PM

    Mumbai: In an interesting move, the Mumbai selection committee decided to include 14-year-old Arman Jaffer in the Ranji Trophy probables list along with his uncle and state team stalwart Wasim Jaffer. In what can be termed a rarity in Indian cricket, 'Chacha-Bhatija' duo will be training together for the same...
  • 40th Ranji title is special achievement: Jaffer 31-01-2013 11:24 AM

    The Mumbai opener is also proud of winning the final inside three days while playing alongside Sachin Tendulkar. ...
  • Tendulkar praises Mumbai's Ranji win 28-01-2013 07:52 PM

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  • Mumbai clinch their 40th Ranji title 28-01-2013 03:56 PM

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  • Ranji Trophy final, D 3: as it happened 28-01-2013 09:22 AM

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