Duleep Trophy: Ankit Bawne ton gives West Zone 1st innings lead, Cheteshwar Pujara fails
Duleep Trophy: Ankit Bawne ton gives West Zone 1st innings lead, Cheteshwar Pujara fails

Maharashtra batsman Ankit Bawne scored a gutsy century under pressure as West Zone took a vital 43-run first innings lead against East Zone on the second day of the Duleep Trophy quarter-final, here today.

Cheteshwar Pujara to get vital match time as West meet East in Duleep q/f
Cheteshwar Pujara to get vital match time as West meet East in Duleep q/f

Cheteshwar Pujara would like to continue his good form during a short English county stint as he leads a formidable West Zone side against a gutsy East Zone in the quarter-final of the Duleep Trophy, which incidentally, will be India's domestic season-opener.

India colts thrash Sri Lanka in fifth place play-off match

India colts salvaged some pride as they comfortably beat their Sri Lankan counterparts by 76 runs in a fifth-place semi-final play-off match at the ICC U-19 World Cup here on Monday.

India U19 captain Zol suspended for a match, Gani reprimanded

India`s Under-19 captain Vijay Zol has been suspended for one match, while off-spinner Aamir Gani has been reprimanded after being found guilty of breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup quarter-final match against England.

Under-19 World Cup: India set target of 222 for England

India scored 221/8 in their 50 overs in the ICC Under-19 World Cup quarterfinal against England at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium here Saturday.

Confident India take on England in quarters of U-19 WC

Having won all their group stage matches convincingly, defending champions India will have a slight edge when they lock horns with England in the quarterfinals of the Under-19 World Cup here on Saturday.

ICC U-19 World Cup: Deepak Hooda guides India to 42-run win over Pakistan

Deepak Hooda claimed a five-wicket haul as India defeated Pakistan in their opening match of the ICC U-19 World Cup played at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, by 42 runs.

India colts lose warm-up tie against Sri Lanka by five wickets

Defending champions India today got a wake-up call as they lost to their Sri Lankan counterparts by five wickets in a warm-up game ahead of their ICC U-19 World Cup scheduled to begin on Friday.

We`re not under pressure against Pak in World Cup opener: Zol

Under-19 India captain Vijay Zol on Friday said his team was not under pressure against Pakistan in the World Cup opener as they had beaten the arch-rivals twice in the recently-concluded U-19 ACC Asia Cup.

Ind, Pak favourites to progress to Super League in U-19 WC

Defending champions India and two-time former winners Pakistan are favourites to progress to the Super League quarter-finals from Group A in the ICC Under-19 World Cup that will be staged across the UAE from February 14 to March 1.

Kedar Jadhav hits ton but Karnataka stay on course for Ranji Trophy title

Kedar Jadhav continued his glorious form in the Ranji Trophy with a sparkling century as Karnataka maintained their upperhand despite a spirited fightback by Maharashtra on the penultimate day of their Ranji Trophy final, here today.

Ranji Trophy final: Ankit Bawne takes Maharashtra to 272 for five vs Karnataka

A gutsy unbeaten 89 by middle-order batsman Ankit Bawne and a half century by opener Chirag Khurana helped Maharashtra reach a respectable 272 for five at stumps on the first day of their Ranji Trophy final against Karnataka here on Wednesday.

Ranji Trophy final: Maharashtra aiming to end 72-year title drought

High on confidence following their fairytale run this season, underdogs Maharashtra would be eyeing to break their 72-year title jinx when they take on favourites Karanataka in the summit clash of the Ranji Trophy, here tomorrow.

Zol to be released to play Ranji final for Maharashtra

India under-19 skipper Vijay Zol would be released from the ongoing national juniors team`s World Cup preparatory camp in Bangalore to play in the Ranji Trophy final for Maharashtra from January 29, Cricket Board sources said Friday.

Vijay Zol told to skip Ranji final

Maharashtra batsman Vijay Zol will not be available for his state side in the Ranji Trophy final match due to Under-19 World Cup preparatory camp in Bangalore.

Maharashtra crush Bengal to enter final despite Saha century

Wriddhiman Saha`s gutsy century went in vain as Maharashtra crushed Bengal by 10 wickets to enter the final of the Ranji Trophy after a gap of two decades.

Ranji Trophy: Fallah rips apart Bengal with seven-wicket haul as Maharashtra dominate

Left-arm seamer Samad Fallah exposed the poor technique of Bengal`s batsmen with some incisive swing bowling to put Maharashtra in the driver`s seat on the first day of their Ranji Trophy semi-final here on Saturday.

Gutsy Bengal take on confident Maharashtra on sporting track

It will be a battle between top-notch batting line-up against a quality seam attack when Maharashtra with the likes of Kedar Jadhav and Vijay Zol take on Laxmi Ratan Shukla-led Bengal in the Ranji Trophy semifinals, starting here tomorrow.

Zol to lead 15-member squad in ICC U-19 World Cup

India will defend its Under-19 World Cup title in the captainship of Vijay Zol, who recently led India to junior Asia Cup victory, as the talented batsman has been named skipper of the 15-man squad.

Maharashtra stun defending champions Mumbai to enter Ranji semis

Defending champions Mumbai were shockingly shown the door by minnows Maharashtra, who showed tremendous resilience to record a come-from-behind eight-wicket victory here on Saturday for a place in the Ranji Trophy semifinals.