Saurashtra

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
16-year-old Mumbai girl Jemimah Rodrigues slams unbeaten double hundred in 50-over match

16-year-old Mumbai girl Jemimah Rodrigues slams unbeaten double hundred in 50-over match

Jemimah Rodrigues, a product of Mumbai's field of dreams, on Sunday added to the ongoing revelry in women's cricket in the country by slamming a 163-ball 202 in an Under-19 One-day tournament.

Nov 05, 2017, 19:02 PM IST
Ranji Trophy, Round 2: Vidarbha, Saurashtra register wins; Ravindra Jadeja continues to shine on Day 3

Ranji Trophy, Round 2: Vidarbha, Saurashtra register wins; Ravindra Jadeja continues to shine on Day 3

Jadeja bagged nine wickets after scoring a double hundred to guide Saurashtra to an innings and 212-run victory over Jammu and Kashmir. As many as 16 wickets fell on day three after Jammu and Kashmir started the day at 103 for four.

Oct 16, 2017, 20:42 PM IST
Ranji Trophy, Round 2: Sheldon Jackson, Ravindra Jadeja, Piyush Chawla star on Day 1

Ranji Trophy, Round 2: Sheldon Jackson, Ravindra Jadeja, Piyush Chawla star on Day 1

For the defending champions Gujarat, who are playing their first match in the tournament, spinner Piyush Chawla returned figures of 5/69 to bundle out Kerala for 208 runs at the GS Patel Stadium in Nadiad.

Oct 14, 2017, 20:05 PM IST
Ignored Ravindra Jadeja scores unbeaten 150 in Ranji Trophy

Ignored Ravindra Jadeja scores unbeaten 150 in Ranji Trophy

Jadeja, who has not played for India since the Test series in Sri Lanka two months ago, struck his eighth first-class hundred with the help of 18 boundaries and two sixes during his unbeaten effort.

Oct 14, 2017, 19:45 PM IST
Ranji Trophy 2017-18, Round 1: Railways, Saurashtra, Kerala register comfortable wins on Day 3

Ranji Trophy 2017-18, Round 1: Railways, Saurashtra, Kerala register comfortable wins on Day 3

In Rohtak, Saurashtra managed an innings and 31-run win over Haryana with seamers Jaydev Unadkat, Shaurya Sanandia and Chirag Jani sharing seven wickets among them.

Oct 08, 2017, 20:32 PM IST
Refused open-jeep roadshow, Rahul's Gujarat campaign begins with bullock-cart yatra

Refused open-jeep roadshow, Rahul's Gujarat campaign begins with bullock-cart yatra

"Not only his welcome, but we have also made all sitting arrangements for everyone here, including that of Rahulji, in typical Saurashtra cultural style," Palbhai Ambaliya told IANS on Sunday night.

Sep 25, 2017, 10:12 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi to kickstart Congress' Gujarat poll campaign from Saurashtra

Rahul Gandhi to kickstart Congress' Gujarat poll campaign from Saurashtra

With an eye on voters in Gujarat, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will begin his three-day campaign from state's Saurashtra region on Monday.

Sep 25, 2017, 06:27 AM IST

Rains lash south Gujarat, parts of Saurashtra

Heavy rains lashed south Gujarat and parts of Saurashtra disrupting normal life on Tuesday, with the meteorological department predicting heavy to very heavy rains in the region over the next two days.

Aug 29, 2017, 21:25 PM IST
Flood-like situation in parts of Saurashtra in Gujarat, 3 dead

Flood-like situation in parts of Saurashtra in Gujarat, 3 dead

Incessant rains in some districts of Saurashtra in Gujarat have led to a flood-like situation in the region, leaving three persons dead, the state government said on Saturday.

Jul 22, 2017, 21:33 PM IST

Gujarat gets Centre's nod to shut gates of Sardar Sarovar dam

The Sardar Sarovar Project will provide irrigation facilities to 18.45 lac hectares of land, covering 3,112 villages of 73 talukas in 15 districts of Gujarat, through a canal network.

Jun 17, 2017, 18:44 PM IST
Irani Cup: Wriddhiman Saha stars as Rest of India Clinch the Cup, beat Gujarat by six wickets

Irani Cup: Wriddhiman Saha stars as Rest of India Clinch the Cup, beat Gujarat by six wickets

Saha (203 not out) was ably supported at the other end by Cheteshwar Pujara (116 not out), to help ROI clinch their 15th title.

Jan 24, 2017, 11:35 AM IST
Former selector Niranjan Shah's son Jaydev becomes first captain to play Ranji Trophy 100 matches

Former selector Niranjan Shah's son Jaydev becomes first captain to play Ranji Trophy 100 matches

Under Jaydev's leadership, Saurashtra reached Ranji finals in 2012-13 and 2015-16.

Nov 24, 2016, 23:34 PM IST
India vs England, 1st Test: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani to attend match at Rajkot

India vs England, 1st Test: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani to attend match at Rajkot

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, too, has been invited but his participation is not yet confirmed.

Oct 30, 2016, 13:53 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi brings water to parched Saurashtra region in Gujarat

PM Narendra Modi brings water to parched Saurashtra region in Gujarat

They have witnessed their crop wither away in drought in the last four decades, but now the villagers of Saurashtra region in Gujarat are hoping to get water for cultivation from an ambitious irrigation project launched by Narendra Modi when he was Chief Minister of Gujarat in September 2012.

Aug 28, 2016, 15:16 PM IST
Cow vigilantism? Two Dalits thrashed in Gujarat for refusing to clear carcass of calf

Cow vigilantism? Two Dalits thrashed in Gujarat for refusing to clear carcass of calf

A group of self-styled cow vigilantes thrashed two Dalits in a village in Gujarat's Saurashtra region for allegedly refusing to dispose the carcass of a calf.

Aug 23, 2016, 18:36 PM IST
Una incident: Dalit youth commits suicide, cop killed as violence engulfs Gujarat's Saurashtra

Una incident: Dalit youth commits suicide, cop killed as violence engulfs Gujarat's Saurashtra

A policeman was killed in mob violence and a Dalit committed suicide on Tuesday as protests against last week's thrashing of four youth in Una town snowballed across Saurashtra region of Gujarat on Tuesday.

Jul 19, 2016, 22:16 PM IST

Gujarat unrest: 5 more Dalits attempt suicide in Saurashtra

Five more Dalit persons allegedly tried to commit suicide in two separate incidents in Gujarat as widespread protests against last week's thrashing of four boys of the community in Una town continued for the second day in Saurashtra region.

Jul 19, 2016, 19:33 PM IST

Southwest monsoon progresses in Gujarat

On Sunday, monsoon has advanced further over Dwarka and some more parts of East and Central Gujarat," said Ahmedabad meteorological centre director Jayanta Sarkar.

Jun 27, 2016, 00:11 AM IST

44% turnout till 1 pm in Talala Assembly seat bypoll in Gujarat

The by-election was necessitated after Jasu Barad, Congress MLA from the constituency, passed away in January.

May 16, 2016, 16:37 PM IST