Duleep Trophy: Jalaj Saxena, Naman Ojha sent North Zone bowlers on a leatherhunt
Duleep Trophy: Jalaj Saxena, Naman Ojha sent North Zone bowlers on a leatherhunt

Central Zone's MP duo of Jalaj Saxena and wicketkeeper batsman Naman Ojha took full advantage of dropped catches sending an inexperienced North Zone attack to the cleaners as they posted 344 for three at stumps, on the first day of their Duleep Trophy semi-final, here on Wednesday.

Harbhajan Singh to lead North Zone team
Harbhajan Singh to lead North Zone team

Off-spinner Harbhajan Singh was on Saturday named captain of North Zone team while dashing left-hander Gautam Gambhir will be the side's vice-captain for the Duleep Trophy campaign starting from October 22.

Hockey India names Sukhvir Singh Grewal as High Performance Manager of North Zone

Taking forward its plan of developing the game at grassroots level in the country, Hockey India Thursday appointed former coach Sukhvir Singh Grewal as the High Performance Manager of North zone.

Gambhir, Sehwag star again to power Delhi to fourth straight win

Gautam Gambhir led from the front with a breezy unbeaten 75 as Delhi cruised to a nine-wicket win over Haryana to record their fourth straight victory in a North Zone leg match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy, here today.

Harbhajan to lead North in Deodhar Trophy

Out-of-favour India spinner Harbhajan Singh will captain the North Zone team in the Prof. D B Deodhar Trophy limited overs inter zonal knockout tournament to be played at Visakhapatnam from March 23.

North and South Zone declared joint winners of Duleep Trophy

With unrelenting bad weather playing spoilsport, North Zone and South Zone were declared joint winners of the Duleep Trophy this year after the fifth day`s play of the final match was also called off without a ball being bowled on Monday.

Duleep Trophy final: North Zone reduce South to 33/2 on a curtailed Day 2

Only 10 overs of play was possible on the second day of the Duleep Trophy final as North Zone enjoyed the upperhand reducing South Zone to 33 for two in the brief session post tea.

1st day`s play in Duleep Trophy final called off due to wet outfield

The first day` proceedings of the Duleep Trophy final between North Zone and South Zone was called off without a ball being bowled due to heavy outfield which was not conducive for competitive cricket.

North Zone post 591-8 decl; East Zone reach 32/1 on day 3

Ian Dev Singh posted a scintillating 145, while Rajat Paliwal and Nitin Saini also scored unbeaten centuries as North Zone amassed a mamoth 591 for eight declared in their first innings against East Zone on the third day of the Duleep Trophy on Saturday.

Dissent rising against N Srinivasan within BCCI

North Zone members may boycott the working committee meetin.

Yuvraj, Unmukt power North Zone to Deodhar Trophy final

Half-centuries by senior pro Yuvraj Singh and the talented Unmukt Chand helped North Zone cruise to a comfortable eight-wicket victory over Central Zone to enter the Deodhar Trophy final, here on Monday.

Unmukt drafted in North Zone team for Deodhar Trophy

Unmukt Chand has been drafted in as the 16th member of the North Zone side for the Deodhar Trophy inter-zonal limited overs tournament.

Deodhar Trophy in Guwahati from Sunday

The 2012-13 edition of the Prof. D.B. Deodhar Trophy will be played from March 10-13 at the Nehru Stadium, Guwahati.

Superb show by Bhuvaneshwar as Central require 10 more runs

Uttar Pradesh all-rounder Bhuvaneshwar Kumar`s gutsy century helped him script an unbelievable comeback for his side Central Zone as they are 10 runs shy of taking an all-important lead against North Zone in the Duleep Trophy semi-final here today.

Yuvraj slams double century to lay claim for Test spot

Yuvraj Singh has cracked a double century on Day 2 of the Duleep trophy semifinal fixture against Central Zone in Hyderabad on Monday.

I wasn`t trying to prove a point to anyone, says Yuvraj

A lot of experts including former India captain Sourav Ganguly had questioned his early return to national team but Yuvraj Singh maintains that his double century in the Duleep Trophy match against Central Zone was not an answer to his critics.

Yuvraj makes memorable first-class comeback with century

Yuvraj Singh made a brilliant comeback into first-class arena as he smashed an unbeaten century for North Zone against Central on the first day of a semi-final match in the Duleep Trophy in Hyderabad.

North in drivers` seat in Duleep Trophy

Paras Dogra struck a strokeful half century as North Zone piled on a big total of 484 in their first innings to place themselves in a commanding position on the second day of the four-day Duleep Trophy quarterfinal match against West Zone here today.

West enjoy edge over North in Duleep Trophy quarters

The absence of big names from both the teams notwithstanding, West Zone would enjoy a slight edge over North Zone in their four-day quarterfinal match of the Duleep Trophy cricket tournament starting on Saturday.

Parthiv Patel added to West Zone Duleep Trophy squad

Gujarat wicket keeper Parthiv Patel was today added as the 16th member of the West Zone Duleep Trophy squad to take on North Zone in the Duleep Trophy quarter final at Chennai from October 6 to 9.