Batting tips from Amre worthwhile: Raina

Suresh Raina, whose modest record in Tests is in sharp contrast to his performance in limited overs cricket, said the batting tips he got from former India player Pravin Amre ahead of India `A` team`s tour game against the visiting England team is worthwhile.

I want to give some pain back to England: Raina

After a 4-0 thrashing at the hands of England last year in their backyard, it will be payback time when India take on the English side in the four-Test series starting at Ahmedabad next month, said middle-order batsman Suresh Raina here on Monday.

Pujara, Unadkat to play in C K Nayudu tie for Saurashtra

With a view to give match practice ahead of the England Test series, Saurashtra have included middle-order batsman Cheteshwar Pujara and speedster Jaydev Unadkat in their team for their opening C K Nayudu Trophy league match against Vidarbha starting at Rajkot tomorrow.