Fan breaches security to greet Tendulkar during Ranji semis

An over-enthusiastic young fan today escaped the eyes of the Airforce Police deployed at the Palam ground and entered the field of play to greet Sachin Tendulkar, who is playing for Mumbai in the Ranji Trophy semi-final against Services.

Tricky situation for Mumbai as fourth day`s play called off

The extent of damage caused by rains to the 22-yard strip at the Airforce Palam ground was evident with fourth day`s play of the Ranji Trophy semi-final between Services and Mumbai called off without a ball being bowled despite bright sunshine throughout the day on Saturday.

Water seeps into Palam pitch as hailstorm blows away covers

The heavy downpour last night along with a hailstorm blew away the pitch cover at the Airforce Ground in Palam, leaving the 22-yard strip on which the Ranji Trophy semi-final between Mumbai and Services is being played, wet.

Wary of practice pitch, Sachin prefers knocking ahead of semis

Sachin Tendulkar, on tuesday, cut short his net session ahead of Mumbai`s Ranji Trophy semi-final against Services after facing only four deliveries as the practice pitch provided by the host association was not upto the mark.

Tendulkar throws away good start as Mumbai end Day I on 198/6

Sachin Tendulkar failed to convert a good start as favourites Mumbai struggled to score runs on a difficult track against minnows Services, ending the first day`s play at 198 for six in their Ranji Trophy semi-final match here on Wednesday.

All eyes on Tendulkar as Mumbai start as firm favourites

Sachin Tendulkar will be the centre of attraction as 39-time champions Mumbai take on the bravehearts from Services in the Ranji Trophy semi-final starting at the Palam Airforce ground on Wednesday.

BCCI turns down Tendulkar’s request to shift Ranji semi-final to Mumbai

The BCCI on Saturday rejected a request made by batting legend Sachin Tendulkar where he asked to shift the venue of the Ranji Trophy semi-final match between Mumbai and Services to Mumbai.