Ashish Nehra

Ashish Nehra announces retirement, to play last match at home on Nov 1

Ashish Nehra announces retirement, to play last match at home on Nov 1

Nehra said that he is sure about his decision and there is no going back. He added that he will not play IPL as well.

Oct 12, 2017, 14:06 PM IST
Is Ashish Nehra's retirement at homeground a deal?

Is Ashish Nehra's retirement at homeground a deal?

It has been reported that in a T20I against the visiting New Zealanders, Nehra - 18 years after making his India debut on February 24, 1999 - will bid the game adieu.

Oct 11, 2017, 18:38 PM IST
Ashish Nehra set to play his last international match against New Zealand on November 1

Ashish Nehra set to play his last international match against New Zealand on November 1

Veteran speedster Ashish Nehra has decided to retire from competitive cricket after the first T20 International against New Zealand at his home ground, Feroz Shah Kotla, on November 1.

Oct 11, 2017, 16:51 PM IST
Veteran India pacer Ashish Nehra to announce retirement?

Veteran India pacer Ashish Nehra to announce retirement?

Nehra's former team-mate Virender Sehwag also came in his defense. The former India opener questioned the detractors by asking "If Sachin Tendulkar can play till 40, why can't Ashish Nehra?"

Oct 10, 2017, 17:02 PM IST
India vs Australia 2017: Jasprit Bumrah goes past Ashish Nehra to become second-highest wicket-taker in T20Is for India

India vs Australia 2017: Jasprit Bumrah goes past Ashish Nehra to become second-highest wicket-taker in T20Is for India

Ahead of the match, Bumrah seemed rather enthusiastic in playing alongside Nehra. "He's a very experienced player. I’ve played some cricket with him. I've played in World Twenty20 with him. It’s really good to have him in the side… It’s lot of fun. He has loads of experience to share. He’s very helpful for youngsters like me,” said Bumrah in a pre-match presser.  

Oct 07, 2017, 20:39 PM IST
Looking forward to teaming up with Ashish Nehra, says Jasprit Bumrah

Looking forward to teaming up with Ashish Nehra, says Jasprit Bumrah

India defeated Australia by six wickets the last time both the teams met in World Twenty20 in March 2016, and prior to that they completed a 3-0 clean sweep Down Under in January.

Oct 07, 2017, 12:15 PM IST
Didn't understand value of playing for India when I was young, says Ashish Nehra

Didn't understand value of playing for India when I was young, says Ashish Nehra

While players like Suresh Raina and Yuvraj Singh have been ignored due to their failure to pass fitness tests, Nehra got the nod from the team management. 

Oct 06, 2017, 13:11 PM IST
If Sachin Tendulkar can play till 40, why can't Ashish Nehra, questions Virender Sehwag

If Sachin Tendulkar can play till 40, why can't Ashish Nehra, questions Virender Sehwag

Nehra's inclusion in the 15-member squad surprised many, mostly because he's now in his late 30s and the next World T20 is three years away.

Oct 05, 2017, 12:51 PM IST
Ashish Nehra reveals the reason behind his comeback

Ashish Nehra reveals the reason behind his comeback

Nehra, 38, played last played for India in February. On Monday (October 2), he was named in the 15-member squad for the upcoming three-match T20I series against Australia.

Oct 04, 2017, 10:12 AM IST
If I do well, it is news, if I don't do well that is even bigger news: Ashish Nehra

If I do well, it is news, if I don't do well that is even bigger news: Ashish Nehra

Nehra has been recalled to the side for a three-match T20 series (the only format that he plays), having last competed for the country against England, earlier this year. He had suffered an injury during the IPL after the England assignment at home.

Oct 02, 2017, 23:49 PM IST
Old warhorse Ashish Nehra continues to inspire generations

Old warhorse Ashish Nehra continues to inspire generations

Nehra, with all his experience and guile, will be one of Virat Kohli's main weapons against the Aussies in the T20I series.

Oct 02, 2017, 11:34 AM IST
Nehra makes shock return to T20 squad; Pant ignored again

Nehra makes shock return to T20 squad; Pant ignored again

The spin attack resides completely on new spin-twin Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal with Axar Patel. Ergo, Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin once again miss out on an opportunity to feature in the shortest format of the game. And pace attack will resolve around Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah

Oct 01, 2017, 23:59 PM IST
Sania Mirza, Shoaib Malik hang out with Zaheer Khan, Ashish Nehra in London - see pic

Sania Mirza, Shoaib Malik hang out with Zaheer Khan, Ashish Nehra in London - see pic

Shoaib still seems to be celebrating lifting the ICC Champions Trophy title for the first time a month back when they beat India in the final at The Oval.

Jul 18, 2017, 16:31 PM IST
Gautam Gambhir, Ashish Nehra join fans in roasting Arjuna Ranatunga for his 2011 ICC World Cup final match-fixing claims

Gautam Gambhir, Ashish Nehra join fans in roasting Arjuna Ranatunga for his 2011 ICC World Cup final match-fixing claims

Regarded as one of the best captains ever in cricket's history, Ranatunga reduced himself to a laughing stock with the claim, which many claimed was bizarre. But fans, specially Indians, have taken strong exception and targeted Lanka's World Cup winning captain with harsh comments on social media platforms.

Jul 14, 2017, 21:15 PM IST
IPL 2017: Fresh blow for Sunrisers Hyderabad as Ashish Nehra ruled out of tournament with a hamstring injury

IPL 2017: Fresh blow for Sunrisers Hyderabad as Ashish Nehra ruled out of tournament with a hamstring injury

It isn't for the first time that Nehra has been ruled out of a match due to an injury as he has appeared in just 6 out of 14 games this year.

May 16, 2017, 15:38 PM IST
IPL 2017, DD vs SRH: Yuvraj Singh reckons Sunrisers Hyderabad's inability to stop run flow resulted in defeat against Delhi Daredevils

IPL 2017, DD vs SRH: Yuvraj Singh reckons Sunrisers Hyderabad's inability to stop run flow resulted in defeat against Delhi Daredevils

Daredevils' batsmen fired in unison to chase down a challenging 186-run target with five balls to spare. They kept losing wickets but the required run rate was always under control thanks to brisk scoring by young batsmen of the home team.

May 03, 2017, 10:48 AM IST
Ashish Nehra turns 38! Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag and others extend wishes on Twitter

Ashish Nehra turns 38! Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag and others extend wishes on Twitter

The experienced bowler has been a subject of jokes on social media, especially regarding his dancing skills, and it was the same case on his birthday as well.

Apr 29, 2017, 16:22 PM IST
Champions Trophy: BCCI fretting for fourth pacer slot between Ashish Nehra and Mohammed Shami

Champions Trophy: BCCI fretting for fourth pacer slot between Ashish Nehra and Mohammed Shami

The date of the selection committee meeting has not been finalised as some in the BCCI want the ICC issues pertaining to revenue sharing and governance to be resolved first.

Apr 23, 2017, 16:22 PM IST
IPL 2017: Sheer hard work keeps me going, claims veteran Ashish Nehra

IPL 2017: Sheer hard work keeps me going, claims veteran Ashish Nehra

Having missed matches for India because of his spate of injuries, Nehra said playing for his franchise in the IPL motivates him.

Apr 15, 2017, 22:54 PM IST
WATCH: The video of Yuvraj Singh, Ashish Nehra, Shikhar Dhawan dancing will make you go ROFL

WATCH: The video of Yuvraj Singh, Ashish Nehra, Shikhar Dhawan dancing will make you go ROFL

David Warner-led SRH next visit the Eden Gardens stadium to face KKR on April 15.

Apr 14, 2017, 11:49 AM IST