Cheteshwar Pujara

News at a glance: November 20, 2017

News at a glance: November 20, 2017

Here’s a look at the top stories of the day.

Nov 20, 2017, 10:00 AM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Cheteshwar Pujara becomes third Indian to bat on all 5 days

India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Cheteshwar Pujara becomes third Indian to bat on all 5 days

Jaisimha did it against Australia in 1960, scoring 20* and 74, while Shastri entered the club in 1984 against England scoring 111 and 7*.

Nov 20, 2017, 09:39 AM IST
We'll aim for win on final day in rain-hit Kolkata Test, says Shikhar Dhawan

We'll aim for win on final day in rain-hit Kolkata Test, says Shikhar Dhawan

Cheteshwar Pujara and KL Rahul saw out that day as bad light stopped play.

Nov 19, 2017, 23:00 PM IST

IND vs SL: 1st Test, Day 3: As it happened...

Live cricket score and updates from Day 3 of 1st Test between India and Sri Lanka, being played at Eden Gardens, Kolkata.

Nov 18, 2017, 17:00 PM IST
Watch: Cheteshwar Pujara hits his 16th Test fifty, Team India salutes

Watch: Cheteshwar Pujara hits his 16th Test fifty, Team India salutes

Pujara soon departed after reaching his fifty, bowled by Gamage in the 38th over as India once again lost the momentum.

Nov 18, 2017, 10:10 AM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Statistical highlights of Day 2

India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Statistical highlights of Day 2

Statistical highlights of second day's play of the first Test between India and Sri Lanka. (Day 2 Report | As it happened)

Nov 17, 2017, 20:45 PM IST
Everybody had a laugh about my new role: Ashish Nehra

Everybody had a laugh about my new role: Ashish Nehra

Nehra played 157 wickets in 120 ODIs and 44 wickets in 17 Tests. In T20s, which was his chosen format in his twilight days, he took 34 wickets in 27 games.

Nov 17, 2017, 15:33 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Cheteshwar Pujara holds fort on rain-hit 2nd day

India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Cheteshwar Pujara holds fort on rain-hit 2nd day

Pujara was the lone Indian batsmen to produce some fight against the Sri Lankan bowling attack on a green top in overcast conditions.

Nov 17, 2017, 15:10 PM IST
Importance of Cheteshwar Pujara: Fans hail India's lone warrior in Kolkata Test

Importance of Cheteshwar Pujara: Fans hail India's lone warrior in Kolkata Test

Last year, India captain Virat Kohli said that Cheteshwar Pujara needs to work on his strike rate to cement a place in the XI. And he was even dropped.

Nov 17, 2017, 14:13 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Day 2 — As it happened...

India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Day 2 — As it happened...

India resume Day 2 at a shaky 17/3 after Suranga Lakmal rocked India in the 11.5 overs possible on a rain-hit opening day of the first Test at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata.

Nov 17, 2017, 08:47 AM IST
People expect a lot out of me: Cheteshwar Pujara

People expect a lot out of me: Cheteshwar Pujara

Pujara will be a vital cog in the Indian batting line-up. He scored two hundreds against Lanka when the two teams met in a three-Test series in July-August, which Virat Kohli & Co won 3-0.

Nov 12, 2017, 10:11 AM IST
Ranji Trophy: Cheteshwar Pujara helps Saurashtra take massive lead

Ranji Trophy: Cheteshwar Pujara helps Saurashtra take massive lead

Delhi's Unmukt Chand (8) and Gautam Gambhir (12) remained at the crease during stumps at Alur.

Nov 10, 2017, 23:22 PM IST
Cheteshwar Pujara takes Sri Lanka series as test for South Africa tour

Cheteshwar Pujara takes Sri Lanka series as test for South Africa tour

Pujara had a fantastic outing against Sri Lanka few months back with scores of 153 and 133 in the first two Tests at Galle and Colombo.

Nov 09, 2017, 23:08 PM IST
Ranji Trophy Round 5, Day 1: Mumbai collapse in 500th game, Pujara gets another hundred

Ranji Trophy Round 5, Day 1: Mumbai collapse in 500th game, Pujara gets another hundred

Besides Pujara, Vijay also warmed up ahead of Sri Lanka series with a timely hundred as Tamil Nadu reached 292 for 3 against Odisha in Cuttack.

Nov 09, 2017, 22:33 PM IST
Cheteshwar Pujara breaks Vijay Merchant's 70-year-old record for most First-class double hundreds

Cheteshwar Pujara breaks Vijay Merchant's 70-year-old record for most First-class double hundreds

Known for playing cricket in its purest form, the Test specialist has scored 4107 runs for India in the traditional format of the game, with the help of 13 hundreds and 15 fifties.

Nov 03, 2017, 18:33 PM IST
Ranji Trophy 2017, Round 4, Day 2: Cheteshwar Pujara warms up for Sri Lanka series

Ranji Trophy 2017, Round 4, Day 2: Cheteshwar Pujara warms up for Sri Lanka series

In a Group A clash. Delhi were looking good at 125 for one before Gambhir's fall triggered a middle order collapse against UP, which saw the team in serious trouble at 187 for five.

Nov 02, 2017, 21:25 PM IST
Ranji Trophy 2017: Round 4, Day 2 — As it happened...

Ranji Trophy 2017: Round 4, Day 2 — As it happened...

Hello and welcome to Zeenews.com's continued live coverage from the 2017 season of India's premier first-class domestic tournament, the Ranji Trophy.

Nov 02, 2017, 09:28 AM IST
Ranji Trophy 2017, Round 4, Day 1: Suresh Raina flop show continues, Cheteshwar Pujara back in form with ton

Ranji Trophy 2017, Round 4, Day 1: Suresh Raina flop show continues, Cheteshwar Pujara back in form with ton

Teenaged opener Prithvi Shaw slammed his fourth century in five first-class matches to help Mumbai reach 264 for 6 against Odisha in their Group C match.

Nov 02, 2017, 00:40 AM IST
Hardik Pandya, Pradeep Narwal, Sunil Chhetri in running for Best Sportsman of the Year award

Hardik Pandya, Pradeep Narwal, Sunil Chhetri in running for Best Sportsman of the Year award

The final list of awardees will be announced and the trophy handed over to them during the inaugural Indian Sports Honours ceremony to be held in Mumbai on November 11.

Nov 01, 2017, 20:54 PM IST
Virat Kohli is a role model for cricketers worldwide, says Cheteshwar Pujara

Virat Kohli is a role model for cricketers worldwide, says Cheteshwar Pujara

The Virat Kohli-led Men in Blue will take on New Zealand in the third and final game of the ongoing ODI series in Kanpur on Sunday.

Oct 28, 2017, 13:29 PM IST