Former India captain Rajasthan Royals mentor Rahul Dravid on Saturday said that the franchise had put in place systems to prevent a repeat of the 2013 fixing scandal, but the players too need to remain on their guard to avoid any kind of shady approaches.
The BCCI Corporate trophy one-day cricket tournament for the Raj Singh Dungarpur trophy, will feature 16 teams and will be played in four cities from February 16 to 22 with the final scheduled at the Wankhede Stadium here on the last day of the event.
Bhargav Merai (198) missed out on what would have been his maiden double-hundred by a mere two runs while Venugopal Rao struck 111 as Gujarat produced a fine batting display to overhaul Haryana`s first innings total and earn three points from their drawn Ranji Trophy Group A match here Tuesday.
Parents of two children who were found dead on the banks of Sabarmati river near Asaram`s Ashram in Motera here in July 2008, have reiterated their demand for a CBI probe into the death of their children.
India have not won a single Test in seven years at Sardar Patel Stadium, venue of their series-opener against England and the hosts would aim to reverse the trend and gain early initiative against the tourists.
India skipper Virender Sehwag on Mondayblamed his top-order batsmen for their 16-run defeat to West Indies in the third ODI and said they need to introspect and come up with a better performance in the last two games of the five-match series.
The pitch at the Sardar Patel stadium, venue of the third ODI between West Indies and India here on Sunday, would be good for batting but the bowlers too would be able to extract pace from the wicket, feels curator Dhiraj Parsana.