Vijay Dahiya to get Rs 15 lakh, DDCA sacks U-19 selection committee
Vijay Dahiya to get Rs 15 lakh, DDCA sacks U-19 selection committee

The current ruling group of the Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA), led by former India opener Chetan Chauhan, has decided that chief coach Vijay Dahiya would be given a contract of Rs 15 lakh -- far less than the amount demanded by the KKR assistant coach.

Delhi thrash Rajasthan to bag bonus point in Ranji Trophy

Delhi bowlers led by young pacer Navdeep Saini complemented Unmukt Chand's well-made century as the hosts convincingly beat Rajasthan by an innings and seven runs to gain a bonus point in their group league encounter of the Ranji Trophy Cricket Tournament, here today.

Wary batsmen want better helmets after Phillip Hughes' tragedy
Wary batsmen want better helmets after Phillip Hughes' tragedy

Phil Hughes' tragic death has shocked the cricket world so much that even young Indian first-class players are demanding better equipped helmets in the coming days to minimise the possibility of head injury.

CLT20: KKR not taking Dolphins lightly, says Vijay Dahiya
CLT20: KKR not taking Dolphins lightly, says Vijay Dahiya

The Kolkata Knight Riders are on top of the table in Group A of the ongoing Oppo CLT20 but the team would not like to take its match against Dolphins on  Monday lightly, said assistant coach Vijay Dahiya.

Vijay Dahiya named Delhi coach, Yashpal Sharma to head selection panel
Vijay Dahiya named Delhi coach, Yashpal Sharma to head selection panel

Former India wicketkeeper-batsman Vijay Dahiya has been reinstated as the chief coach of the Delhi Ranji Trophy side while former Test batsman Yashpal Sharma will head the selection panel, in a list released by the Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA).

Manchester loss raises doubt over India`s ability to fightback

India`s abject surrender in the fourth cricket Test against England has come under attack from former cricketers, some of whom have raised serious questions marks over the team`s ability to stage a fightback in the final match of the series, starting August 15 at The Oval.

Gambhir`s place in the side safe, says Dahiya

Kolkata Knight Riders assistant coach Vijay Dahiya insists there is no danger to Gautam Gambhir`s place in the side even as the captain continues to battle poor form in the Indian Premier League.

Kolkata Knight Riders announce appointment of WV Raman as batting coach

IPL team Kolkata Knight Riders have announced the appointment of WV Raman as a batting coach.

Vijay Dahiya sacked, Sanjeev Sharma takes over as Delhi chief coach

The DDCA on Friday decided to sack Vijay Dahiya from the post of chief coach of the senior state side and promoted his understudy former India medium pacer Sanjeev Sharma in that position.

Delhi face tough challenge against defensive Vidarbha

A formidable Delhi will face a defensive Vidarbha in what promises to be an exciting final group league encounter of the Ranji Trophy here starting Saturday.

Ranji Trophy: Delhi face Maharashtra in a do-or-die battle

A beleagured Delhi outfit will face minnows Maharashtra in a do-or-die penultimate Ranji Trophy group league encounter at the Roshanara ground on Saturday.

We have 80-90 per cent chance of making the quarters: Dahiya

Delhi have a "80 to 90 per cent chance" of qualifying for the Ranji Trophy quarterfinals if they manage to register two outright wins in their next four games, said head coach Vijay Dahiya here today after the hosts earned three points from their drawn game against Tamil Nadu.

Ranji Trophy 2012-13: Delhi must score 347 runs on final day for 3 points

Mohit Sharma and Unmukt Chand made half-centuries as Delhi scored 215/3 in their first innings at the end of day 3 in reply to Baroda`s first total of 561 all out. They need 347 on the last day to take the first innings lead and bag 3 points which seemed unlikely after they lost 3 wickets.

Nehra`s Delhi future under scanner after latest injury

Ashish Nehra`s latest hamstring injury has put serious question marks over his future in the longer format for his home state Delhi after senior pacer pulled out after bowling only six overs on the first morning.

Manhas` innings a lesson for youngsters: Dahiya

Delhi`s chief cricket coach Vijay Dahiya was pleased with his side`s dominant performance over Odisha in the Ranji Trophy match and lauded veteran Mithun Manhas for his unbeaten 161 at the Ferozeshah Kotla on Saturday.

Delhi coach Dahiya not concerned about loss of Test stars

With the Test stars all set to leave the squad for the first two Test matches against England, Delhi coach Vijay Dahiya said Monday he has enough back-up for the long Ranji Trophy season.

Sehwag`s stitches not a worry: Dahiya

Delhi coach Vijay Dahiya Sunday said skipper Virender Sehwag has got stitches on his index finger due to an injury but added that it is not a serious cause of concern for the star cricket batsman.

Ranji Trophy: Delhi coach Dahiya defends Sehwag, Gambhir for poor show

Delhi coach Vijay Dahiya on Friday defended his star players Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir`s poor show stating that it is not a big concern.

Shikhar Dhawan to lead DDCA in Moin-ud-Dowla Cup

India discard Shikhar Dhawan will lead the DDCA team in the Moin-ud-Dowla Gold Cup cricket tournament in Hyderabad, next month.

DDCA retains Chauhan, Dahia

Former India batsman and DDCA vice-president Chetan Chauhan will continue to be the chairman of the selection committee while Vijay Dahia has been retained as coach of the Delhi team for the 2012-13 domestic season.