Yusuf Pathan

  • IPL ideal platform to stage India comeback, says Irfan Pathan 09-04-2014 04:45 PM

    New Delhi: Irfan Pathan, who will be representing the Sunrisers Hyderabad in upcoming seventh edition of the Indian Premier League, said his aim is to play the 2015 World Cup. In his bit to get back that elusive seamer allrounder's slot, Irfan is expecting that Sunrisers' think-tank will make him...
  • Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament sans big names 07-04-2014 03:50 PM

    Mumbai: The inter zonal round of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 tournament commences on Tuesday at Rajkot and Mumbai sans big names who are to start preparations with their respective teams for the Indian Premier League starting on April 16 in the UAE. Group A games featuring Haryana, Goa,...
  • Syed Mushtaq Ali T20: Yusuf Pathan powers Baroda to fourth straight win 04-04-2014 04:46 PM

    Mumbai: Riding on skipper Yusuf Pathan's brilliant unbeaten half-century, Baroda registered their fourth successive win by thrashing Maharashtra by six wickets in a West Zone leg match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy on Friday. Opting to bat, Maharashtra posted a modest 139 for seven, which Baroda chased down...
  • Yusuf Pathan eyes national comeback 26-02-2014 05:33 PM

    Rajkot: Expressing confidence over his return to national squad, Baroda skipper Yusuf Pathan on Wednesday said he was working hard to achieve this goal. "My focus is to play good cricket and I have done well with the bat this season. I know if I play good cricket then it...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B: UP earn three points against MP; Yusuf leads Baroda to victory 25-12-2013 07:27 PM

    Kanpur: Uttar Pradesh walked away with three points owing to their first innings lead in a Group B Ranji Trophy match against Madhya Pradesh that ended in a draw on the fourth and final day. Chasing a victory target of 314 runs, Madhya Pradesh were 140 for seven in their...
  • As it happened: Ranji Trophy, Round 8, Day 4 25-12-2013 09:08 AM

    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,...
  • Ranji Trophy: Saurashtra, Baroda in a do-or-die match 21-12-2013 03:18 PM

    Rajkot: Saurashtra and Baroda will lock horns in a crucial Ranji Trophy Group B match here from Sunday at the Saurashtra Cricket Association's stadium here. Both the teams need an outright win to keep the hopes of entering the knockout stage but Saurashtra will have the home advantage. Saurashtra, who...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B: Baroda dismiss Services for 191 on Day 1 14-12-2013 06:55 PM

    Vadodara: India discards Munaf Patel and Yusuf Pathan shared seven wickets between them as Baroda dismissed Services for 191 in their first innings and then reached 62 for no loss at stumps on the opening day of their Group B Ranji Trophy match at Reliance Stadium. Seamer Patel (4 for...
  • Duleep Trophy: Aparajith, Pandey prop up South Zone on Day 1 03-10-2013 08:18 PM

    Chennai: Responsible batting by young Tamil Nadu allrounder Baba Aparajith and Karnataka batsmen Manish Pandey guided South Zone to 213 for 3 at stumps on the first day of their Duleep Trophy quarter-final match against West Zone at the Chepauk on Thursday. Due to inclement weather, only 54 overs of...
  • I have worked hard in right direction, says Yusuf Pathan 23-09-2013 06:34 PM

    New Delhi: He flattered to deceive for India A with only one knock of some substance in the recently concluded limited overs series against West Indies A but Yusuf Pathan feels that he has "worked hard in the right direction" in his pursuit of regaining his place in the senior...
  • As it happened: India A vs West Indies, Only unofficial T20 21-09-2013 10:50 AM

    West Indies A innings 16.2 overs, West Indies A 121 all out: Thats's it. Rahul Sharma picks up his fifth wicket to send Beaton back to pavilion. Rahul finished with the figures of 5 for 23 in 3.2 overs. R Beaton c Unadkat b Rahul Sharma 0(3) End of over...
  • As it happened: India A vs WI A, 3rd one-dayer 19-09-2013 08:47 AM

    India A innings: End of over 50: West Indies A restrict India A to 267/8 to win the match by 45 runs and with it the series 2-1. End of over 47, India A 251 for 8:: India eight down. Siddarth Paul dismissed by Permaul for 6. West Indies racing...
  • India A vs West Indies A, 2nd one-dayer: As it happened 17-09-2013 08:26 AM

    India A innings: End of over 42 - India A 186 for 7: West Indies A moved closer to victory after Naman Ojha, who was looking in good form, was dismissed for 34 by Miguel Cummins. India A still need 94 runs in 49 balls. End of over 40 -...
  • Yuvraj-led India A eye encore in second one-dayer 16-09-2013 02:48 PM

    Bangalore: Their confidence on high after the comprehensive win in the opener, India A would look to seal the three-match unofficial ODI series against West Indies A in the second 50-over game between the two sides at the Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Tuesday. Skipper Yuvraj Singh stole the limelight with...
  • Yuvraj Singh's 123-run knock helps India A thrash Windies A 15-09-2013 05:53 PM

    Yuvraj Singh staked his claim for national team selection as he struck a brutal 89-ball 123 to lead India A to a thumping 77-run victory over West Indies A in the first of the three-match One-day series, here Sunday. Handed a lifeline to return to the ODI team by being...
  • Yusuf Pathan hopes for India comeback soon 20-08-2013 09:08 PM

    Srinagar: All-rounder Yusuf Pathan on Tuesday expressed hope that he would return to the national cricket team in the next six months, saying he was working hard to improve his form and fitness. "Insha Allah (God willing), in the next six months I will be back," Pathan said. The hard-hitting...
  • I feel proud that the Indian team is doing well: Yusuf 23-06-2013 07:52 PM

    Mumbai: With India making it to the final of Champions Trophy, hard-hitting batsman Yusuf Pathan Sunday said he was pleased with the way the team has performed as a unit in England. "The team is performing well and individually also the boys have done well. I feel proud that the...
  • Hyderabad seal play-off berth with win over KKR 19-05-2013 11:33 PM

    Hyderabad: They stuttered a little at the end, but Sunrisers Hyderabad eventually defeated Kolkata Knight Riders by five wickets, thus ensuring them a play-off berth and knocking Royal Challengers Bangalore out of IPL 6. Chasing 131 could have been tricky on a slow Uppal wicket but Parthiv Patel (47) and...
  • Hyderabad must beat KKR for play-off confirmation 19-05-2013 12:18 AM

    Hyderabad: The race for the fourth spot still hangs in the balance, and Sunrisers Hyderabad face the last obstacle in their path. After handing Rajasthan Royals one of their more comprehensive defeats this season, Hyderabad have taken out quite a few positives. Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders are already out...
  • Yusuf Pathan's dismissal big lesson for all cricketers: Donald 16-05-2013 01:01 AM

    Ranchi: Pune Warriors coach Allan Donald today said that Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Yusuf Pathan's dismissal in their IPL match here for obstructing the field should be a lesson for all cricketers. "I looked the replay (and) it was clearly (an attempt) to nudge the ball away. I think the...
  • Yusuf Pathan given out for obstructing the field 15-05-2013 09:06 PM

    Ranchi: India's Yusuf Pathan became the first batsman in the Twenty20 history, and sixth overall, to be ruled out for obstructing the field. Test cricket has seen only one batsman, Briton Len Hutton, getting out in that fashion while four players so far have been ruled out in the ODIs,...
  • KKR eliminated as Pune end nine-match losing streak 15-05-2013 07:38 PM

    Ranchi: Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders came close to making it a hat-trick of unlike victories in their attempt to stay alive in IPL 6, but up against the team most likely to be beaten they ended up losing by seven runs. Chasing 171 to keep their flickering hopes of...
  • Knight Riders are still very much alive in IPL 6, insists Kallis 04-05-2013 09:32 AM

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders allrounder Jacques Kallis hasn't given up on his team's chances of making it to the play-offs in the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League. The Gautam Gambhir-led team beat Rajasthan Royals by eight wickets on Friday to keep their hopes alive in the nine-team tournament....
  • Yusuf Pathan thanks Gambhir for backing him in bad times 04-05-2013 08:29 AM

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Yusuf Pathan Friday credited skipper Gautam Gambhir for supporting him during his struggling days, after the big hitter scored an unbeaten 49 to help his side thrash Rajasthan Royals by eight wickets at the Eden Gardens here. "I am fortunate to have a skipper like...
  • KKR live to see another day, Rajasthan stay third 03-05-2013 11:06 PM

    Kolkata: It's still an uphill task to stay alive, but Kolkata Knight Riders are not out of IPL 6 yet. Needing to win to prevent elimination from the tournament, KKR bowled and fielded with purpose - barring one silly drop by wicketkeeper Manvinder Bisla - to restrict Rajasthan to 132...
  • Kolkata Knight Riders may drop Yusuf Pathan against Chennai 19-04-2013 09:42 PM

    Kolkata: Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders on Friday hinted at dropping the misfiring Yusuf Pathan for Brendon McCullum in their crucial encounter against Chennai Super Kings at the Eden Gardens on Saturday. When asked if the team management was thinking of including McCullum, Knight Riders coach Trevor Bayliss said there...
  • Coming soon: Yusuf Pathan special for Kolkata Knight Riders 11-04-2013 09:17 AM

    Bangalore: Yusuf Pathan once instilled fear among the bowlers - especially in the Indian Premier League - with his free-stroking, match-winning knocks. Sixes sailed into the stands with regularity and minimum of fuss. But for the last couple of seasons, he hasn't been able to live up to his reputation...