Bengal's Ashok Dinda rested for Mushtaq Ali T20
Bengal's Ashok Dinda rested for Mushtaq Ali T20

Bengal pace spearhead Ashok Dinda was rested for the upcoming East Zone leg of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Twenty20 cricket tournament to be held in Odisha.

Ranji Trophy: Manoj Tiwary's all-round show puts Bengal on top against J&K
Ranji Trophy: Manoj Tiwary's all-round show puts Bengal on top against J&K

An all-round show by Manoj Tiwary put Bengal in the driver's seat against Jammu & Kashmir on the third and penultimate day of their Ranji Trophy Group A cricket fixture at the Eden Gardens here today.

Ranji Trophy: Bengal look to bounce back against struggling J&K in Ranji
Ranji Trophy: Bengal look to bounce back against struggling J&K in Ranji

Boosted by Sourav Ganguly's pep talk and the return of Wriddhiman Saha, Bengal will look to bounce back by logging six points against a struggling Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) in their Ranji Trophy cricket Group A match here on Tuesday.

Ranji Trophy: Dinesh Karthik takes TN to 208/5 after Ashok Dinda's initial 3-wkt burst
Ranji Trophy: Dinesh Karthik takes TN to 208/5 after Ashok Dinda's initial 3-wkt burst

Bengal bowlers once again frittered away the advantage as Dinesh Karthik's swift counterattacking knock saw Tamil Nadu finish first day's play at 208 for five in a Ranji Trophy cricket match here today.

Ranji Trophy: Youngster Iyer's century helps Mumbai reach 306/4 againt Bengal on Day 1
Ranji Trophy: Youngster Iyer's century helps Mumbai reach 306/4 againt Bengal on Day 1

20-year-old Shreyas Iyer smashed his maiden first class century (153) to help Mumbai grab the day one honours against Bengal in their Group A Ranji Trophy cricket match at the Eden Gardens here on Sunday.

Dinda shines before Gautam steadies Karnataka
Dinda shines before Gautam steadies Karnataka

Bengal pacer Ashok Dinda intimidated the batsmen with a four-wicket burst before Karnataka staged a recovery to be 237/7 on a curtailed day 1 of their Group A Ranji Trophy fixture at the Eden Gardens here today.

Bengal gain upperhand with 1st innings lead against Baroda in Ranji Trophy
Bengal gain upperhand with 1st innings lead against Baroda in Ranji Trophy

A collective effort by its bowlers put Bengal in driver's seat against hosts Baroda as they took a vital first-innings lead of 101 runs in a Ranji Trophy group league cricket match, here on Tuesday.

World Cup selection won't be in mind when I play Ranji Trophy: Ashok Dinda
World Cup selection won't be in mind when I play Ranji Trophy: Ashok Dinda

His inclusion in the 30-member probables list has come as a whiff of fresh air for Ashok Dinda, who was in the wilderness for nearly 22 months, after he had played his 13th one day international for India.

Mohit Sharma eyes successful Ranji season to make final World Cup squad
Mohit Sharma eyes successful Ranji season to make final World Cup squad

Mohit Sharma is one of the nine fast bowlers among the 30-World Cup probables chosen on Thursday and the Haryana pacer is eying another successful Ranji Trophy season to make the final Cup squad in a highly competitive environment.

Smashing Manoj Tiwary takes East Zone to Deodhar Trophy final
Smashing Manoj Tiwary takes East Zone to Deodhar Trophy final

Skipper Manoj Tiwary continued his blazing form in domestic competitions with a magnificent 151 that powered East Zone to a comfortable 52-run win over North in the Deodhar Trophy semi-final, here on Sunday.

Upbeat East take on South Zone in the Duleep semi-final
Upbeat East take on South Zone in the Duleep semi-final

 After registering an impressive come-from-behind win in their quarter-final against West Zone, a supremely confident East Zone side will take on a last edition's joint champions South Zone in the Duleep Trophy semi-final, from Wednesday.

East thrash West by 102 runs to enter Duleep Trophy semis
East thrash West by 102 runs to enter Duleep Trophy semis

 Pacers Ashok Dinda and Basant Mohanty shared seven wickets between them as East Zone thrashed West Zone by 102 runs on the fourth and final day to enter the semifinals of the Duleep Trophy, here on Saturday.

CAB to honour Ashok Dinda, Wriddhiman Saha

Bengal pacer Ashok Dinda will be bestowed the `Best Cricketer` award while wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha would be honoured with the `Gentleman Cricketer` trophy by the Cricket Association of Bengal in its annual ceremony on July 26.

Dinda can play Tests for India in future: Waqar

Former Pakistan speedstar Waqar Younis says Bengal medium pacer Ashok Dinda has it in him to become a Test cricketer provided he makes a little adjustments to his bowling.

Mohammed Shami, Ashok Dinda steer Bengal to semifinals of Vijay Hazare

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.

Bengal to meet TN in Hazare quarters after beating Assam

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.

IPL-7: Can RCB win their maiden title?

The Indian Premier League (IPL) will enter its seventh edition this year, but one of the most sought after teams, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) is still waiting for their maiden league title.

Manoj Tiwary back in Bengal team for Vijay Hazare Trophy

A fit-again Manoj Tiwary was on Sunday named in the Bengal`s Vijay Hazare Trophy One-day team, which will be led by Laxmi Ratan Shukla.

Sourav Ganguly bats for Zaheer, Pujara`s inclusion in ODI squad

India need Cheteshwar Pujara and Zaheer Khan in their one-day line up, former captain Sourav Ganguly said today as India began their New Zealand tour with a defeat in Napier.

Maharashtra`s Sangram Atitkar almost bats Bengal out of Ranji semi-final

Middle-order batsman Sangram Atitkar hammered a listless Bengal attack into submission with an unbeaten 168 as Maharashtra took a mammoth first innings lead to set sights on an innings victory by stumps on the second day of Ranji Trophy semi-final here today.