Cheteshwar Pujara

Cheteshwar Pujara gets some form back, scores 82 in Yorkshire's 328/4

Cheteshwar Pujara gets some form back, scores 82 in Yorkshire's 328/4

Cheteshwar Pujara at last shrugged off his poor form with a fine 82, while Tom Kohler-Cadmore scored a brilliant century to guide Yorkshire to a mammoth 328 for four against Durham in a Royal London One-Day Cup match on Friday.

May 18, 2018, 22:38 PM IST
Dilip Vengsarkar hails Virat Kohli's move to skip Afghanistan Test and play county cricket

Dilip Vengsarkar hails Virat Kohli's move to skip Afghanistan Test and play county cricket

Former India skipper Dilip Vengsarkar on Friday supported Virat Kohli's decision to prefer County stint over next month's one-off Test against Afghanistan to prepare for the challenging England tour.

May 11, 2018, 18:49 PM IST
Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara hold positions in ICC Test rankings; Aiden Markram vaults to top-10

Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara hold positions in ICC Test rankings; Aiden Markram vaults to top-10

India skipper Virat Kohli and Test specialist Cheteshwar Pujara held on to their second and seventh position, respectively, in the latest ICC Test Player rankings, while the biggest gainer was South African opener Aiden Markram jumping to a career-best No. 9 in the list released here on Wednesday.

Apr 04, 2018, 19:29 PM IST
All our Test specialists will be in England in June: Vinod Rai

All our Test specialists will be in England in June: Vinod Rai

The Committee of Administrators (CoA) chief Vinod Rai on Saturday said Test specialists like Murali Vijay, vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane will all land in England in June as part of the Rahul Dravid-coached India A side that will be playing a number of first-class games against counties as well as England Lions.

Mar 24, 2018, 18:36 PM IST
Cheteshwar Pujara is as important as Virat Kohli in Tests, says Sourav Ganguly

Cheteshwar Pujara is as important as Virat Kohli in Tests, says Sourav Ganguly

Virat Kohli may be the most valuable Indian cricketer at the moment but former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday said Cheteshwar Pujara is equally good and is someone who goes "unnoticed".

Mar 21, 2018, 22:49 PM IST
Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara hold spots but R Ashwin slips in ICC Test rankings

Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara hold spots but R Ashwin slips in ICC Test rankings

Australian speedster Mitchell Starc reached a career-best fifth position among bowlers after his 'Player-of-the-match' performance in the Durban Test against South Africa helped his side win by 118 runs and take a 1-0 lead in the four-match series.

Mar 06, 2018, 15:32 PM IST
Karnataka vs Saurashtra, Vijay Hazare Trophy final: Cheteshwar Pujara fought bravely but just fell short in the intent stakes

Karnataka vs Saurashtra, Vijay Hazare Trophy final: Cheteshwar Pujara fought bravely but just fell short in the intent stakes

Chesteshwar Pujara's 94 went in vain on Tuesday as Karnataka beat Saurashtra to lift the Vijay Hazare Trophy. 

Feb 27, 2018, 22:04 PM IST
Formidable Karnataka ready to face gritty Saurashtra in Vijay Hazare Trophy final

Formidable Karnataka ready to face gritty Saurashtra in Vijay Hazare Trophy final

Mayank Agarwal will look to shrug off the disappointment of being ignored for national selection and Ravindra Jadeja would try to remain relevant in shorter formats when a formidable Karnataka take on Saurashtra in the final of the Vijay Hazare Trophy on Tuesday. 

Feb 26, 2018, 20:14 PM IST
India cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara blessed with a girl child

India cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara blessed with a girl child

It is learnt that Pujara will be back in Delhi for the semifinal against Andhra.

Feb 23, 2018, 16:09 PM IST
Vijay Hazare Trophy: Saurashtra beat Baroda by 3 wickets to enter semifinals

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Saurashtra beat Baroda by 3 wickets to enter semifinals

While Maharashtra will play Karnataka in the first semifinal, Saurashtra, by virtue of their quarterfinal win, will meet Andhra Pradesh in the second semifinal.

Feb 22, 2018, 19:05 PM IST
My limited-overs career not over yet: Cheteshwar Pujara

My limited-overs career not over yet: Cheteshwar Pujara

The perception goes that Pujara isn't cut out for the shorter formats, but he doesn't pay any heed to the opinion and is focused on raising his short-format game to the requisite.

Feb 22, 2018, 17:44 PM IST
Vijay Hazare Trophy Group D: Saurashtra, Chhattisgarh, Hyderabad keep QF hopes alive

Vijay Hazare Trophy Group D: Saurashtra, Chhattisgarh, Hyderabad keep QF hopes alive

A resurgent Saurashtra steamrolled Services by eight wickets to keep their quarterfinal hopes alive in the Vijay Hazare Trophy on Monday.

Feb 12, 2018, 18:44 PM IST
 Saurashtra, Vidarbha post wins in Vizay Hazare Trophy

Saurashtra, Vidarbha post wins in Vizay Hazare Trophy

Sheldon Jackson hit a century while India Test star Cheteshwar Pujara made a half-century as Saurashtra beat Chhattisgarh by 32 runs in a Vijay Hazare Trophy group match on Monday.

Feb 05, 2018, 21:39 PM IST
Cheteshwar Pujara heads to Yorkshire for England tour preps

Cheteshwar Pujara heads to Yorkshire for England tour preps

The English county has signed India's top-order Test batsman for his second stint with them.

Jan 30, 2018, 17:02 PM IST
India vs South Africa, 3rd Test, Day 1: 187 as good as 300 on this surface, says Cheteshwar Pujara

India vs South Africa, 3rd Test, Day 1: 187 as good as 300 on this surface, says Cheteshwar Pujara

India batsman Cheteshwar Pujara has described the Wanderers wicket as one of the toughest he has played on and asserted that his side has enough runs on the board as the pitch would only get tougher to bat on.

Jan 25, 2018, 14:34 PM IST
India vs South Africa, 3rd Test, Day 1: Virat Kohli and Co. continue to embarrass in the rainbow nation

India vs South Africa, 3rd Test, Day 1: Virat Kohli and Co. continue to embarrass in the rainbow nation

 India flattered to deceive briefly but eventually returned to their old fallibility against quality fast bowlers in tough conditions at Johannesburg's Wanderers Stadium on Wednesday.

Jan 24, 2018, 21:06 PM IST
India vs South Africa, 2nd Test, Day 5: Pathetic Indian batting show leads to series loss in Centurion

India vs South Africa, 2nd Test, Day 5: Pathetic Indian batting show leads to series loss in Centurion

 India produced a forgettable batting performance on Day 5 to lose the second Test against South Africa by 135 runs and trail the three-game rubber 2-0 at Centurion's SuperSport Park on Wednesday.

Jan 17, 2018, 16:22 PM IST
Cheteshwar Pujara first Indian to be run out in both innings of a Test

Cheteshwar Pujara first Indian to be run out in both innings of a Test

Cheteshwar Pujara is one of the most technically-correct batsmen in India but not when it comes to running between the wickets. On Wednesday, the India No. 3 earned an embarrassing record becoming the first Indian batsman to be run out in both the innings of a Test match.

Jan 17, 2018, 14:29 PM IST
Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara slip in ICC Test rankings

Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara slip in ICC Test rankings

In a list headed by Australia captain Steve Smith, followed by England skipper Joe Root, Kohli slipped to No. 3 and Pujara to No. 5.

Jan 09, 2018, 19:14 PM IST
India vs South Africa, 1st Test: Cheteshwar Pujara credits all-rounder Hardik Pandya for helping India stay afloat

India vs South Africa, 1st Test: Cheteshwar Pujara credits all-rounder Hardik Pandya for helping India stay afloat

Pandya's 93 and 2/17 has given India some toehold despite a 142-run lead currently enjoyed by the home team.

Jan 07, 2018, 11:50 AM IST