Hardik Pandya

Virat Kohli and Co enjoy pool time after clinical 304-run win over Sri Lanka in Galle Test

Virat Kohli and Co enjoy pool time after clinical 304-run win over Sri Lanka in Galle Test

It was India`s biggest winning margin in Sri Lanka and showed just why they are the top-ranked Test side in the world.

Jul 30, 2017, 15:08 PM IST
Skipper Virat Kohli wants Hardik Pandya to be India's Ben Stokes

Skipper Virat Kohli wants Hardik Pandya to be India's Ben Stokes

The skipper singled out the 23-year-old for special mention, saying Pandya can emulate what Stokes has been doing for England. Interestingly, Stokes – regarded as world's premier all-rounder – hit his fifth Test hundred yesterday against South Africa during second's day play of the third Test at Kennington Oval.

Jul 29, 2017, 21:27 PM IST

India's Tour of Sri Lanka 2017: Galle Test, Day 4 – As it happened...

Welcome to the live coverage of Day 4 of the Galle Test between India and Sri Lanka, played at Galle International Stadium.

Jul 29, 2017, 15:52 PM IST

India's Tour of Sri Lanka 2017, 1st Test, Day 3 — As it happened...

At the end of day's play, Kohli was unbeaten on 76 (114 balls) as India took a mammoth 598-run second innings lead. Kohli and Abhinav Mukund 81(116), who got out off the last ball of day, put up a

Jul 28, 2017, 18:27 PM IST
India's Tour of Sri Lanka, First Test, Day 3: Live Streaming, TV Listing, Time

India's Tour of Sri Lanka, First Test, Day 3: Live Streaming, TV Listing, Time

Lanka need another 246 runs to avoid the follow-on with former skipper Angelo Mathews batting on 54.

Jul 28, 2017, 00:38 AM IST
India's Tour of Sri Lanka: 1st Test, Day 2 – Statistical highlights

India's Tour of Sri Lanka: 1st Test, Day 2 – Statistical highlights

Hardik Pandya (50 off 49 balls) became the fourth Indian batsman to register a 50-plus innings on Test debut vs Sri Lanka. He has joined Suresh Raina (120 at SSC, Colombo in 2010), Arun Lal (63 at Chennai in 1982) and Lalchand Rajput (61 at Colombo, SSC in 1985).

Jul 27, 2017, 22:13 PM IST
WATCH: Hardik Pandya, Mohammed Shami share a laugh after latter slams Rangana Herath for six

WATCH: Hardik Pandya, Mohammed Shami share a laugh after latter slams Rangana Herath for six

Pandya smashed five fours and three sixes to help India post a mammoth total, and was duly helped by Shami in the late effort.

Jul 27, 2017, 16:10 PM IST
Krunal Pandya feels proud seeing brother Hardik earning maiden Test cap from Virat Kohli

Krunal Pandya feels proud seeing brother Hardik earning maiden Test cap from Virat Kohli

At toss, Kohli said that having Hardik in the team gives him depth in batting, which will be of much value against a quality side like Sri Lanka.

Jul 26, 2017, 13:09 PM IST
SL vs IND, 1st Test: Gautam Gambhir advises Virat Kohli to play three spinners, save Hardik Pandya for green tops

SL vs IND, 1st Test: Gautam Gambhir advises Virat Kohli to play three spinners, save Hardik Pandya for green tops

Kuldeep is the third specialist spinner in the squad, along with experienced Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja – the two top ranked Test bowlers. The Galle Test will be followed by matches in Colombo and Pallekele.

Jul 25, 2017, 18:31 PM IST

Sri Lanka vs India: From Galle humiliation to Ashwin's Test landmark in Galle

India are all geared up, with an aim to upturn Galle humiliation they faced two years back and thereby extend their domination over Sri Lanka in the Test format, to face the Islanders at the same venue, tomorrow.

Jul 25, 2017, 18:20 PM IST
Sri Lanka vs India: Virat Kohli-led Team India pose in whites ahead of first Test - See pic

Sri Lanka vs India: Virat Kohli-led Team India pose in whites ahead of first Test - See pic

India's tour of Sri Lanka is Ravi Shastri's first assignment as the head coach after the former India all-rounder succeeded Anil Kumble.

Jul 25, 2017, 17:38 PM IST
Sri Lanka vs India: Hardik Pandya has a great chance of playing, says Virat Kohli

Sri Lanka vs India: Hardik Pandya has a great chance of playing, says Virat Kohli

The Gujarat-based all rounder, who shot to fame with the last over thriller against Bangladesh to gift the Indians the Asia Cup in 2015, is yet to make a debut in Test cricket. 

Jul 25, 2017, 15:19 PM IST
Hardik Pandya's brother Krunal sports India A jersey - see pic

Hardik Pandya's brother Krunal sports India A jersey - see pic

The Mumbai Indians all-rounder came into the limelight with his brilliant performance in IPL 10. 

Jul 18, 2017, 18:31 PM IST
Hardik Pandya opts for a funky hair-do ahead of India's tour of Sri Lanka - see pic

Hardik Pandya opts for a funky hair-do ahead of India's tour of Sri Lanka - see pic

Hakim Aalim, seems to be quite popular with the Indian cricketers as before Pandya, Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane also got a makeover from the celebrity hair stylist. 

Jul 17, 2017, 16:39 PM IST
India's tour of Sri Lanka: Rohit Sharma returns; Hardik Pandya named in 16-member Test squad

India's tour of Sri Lanka: Rohit Sharma returns; Hardik Pandya named in 16-member Test squad

India will play first Test of the tour on July 26 in Galle. It will be followed by matches in Colombo and Kandy. The three-match series will be followed by five ODIs and one T20 International.

Jul 09, 2017, 21:32 PM IST
WI vs IND: Delighted to have found guys like Hardik Pandya, Kedar Jadhav, says Virat Kohli

WI vs IND: Delighted to have found guys like Hardik Pandya, Kedar Jadhav, says Virat Kohli

Contrary to expectations, Kohli did not experiment much in the five-match ODI series against ninth-ranked West Indies, but he defended his decision after India wrapped up the rubber 3-1.

Jul 07, 2017, 15:07 PM IST
WATCH: On 36th birthday, MS Dhoni cuts cake with Indian cricket team, wife Sakshi

WATCH: On 36th birthday, MS Dhoni cuts cake with Indian cricket team, wife Sakshi

Former Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who has turned 36 today, cut the cake on his special day with members of Indian cricket team.

Jul 07, 2017, 14:13 PM IST
Hardik Pandya posts warm picture with Shikhar Dhawan’s son that is just about breaking internet

Hardik Pandya posts warm picture with Shikhar Dhawan’s son that is just about breaking internet

Zoravar has shared space with his parents Shikhar and Ayesha in several posts on social media and travels regularly with the Indian cricket team as his father represents the national squad

Jul 06, 2017, 17:10 PM IST
Hardik Pandya reveals how long it took him to get over unfortunate run-out incident in ICC Champions Trophy final

Hardik Pandya reveals how long it took him to get over unfortunate run-out incident in ICC Champions Trophy final

Pandya said that even those sitting in the dressing room then, only stared at the funny side of it. "Obviously they were laughing. I reacted way too furiously", he continued.

Jul 05, 2017, 17:08 PM IST
West Indies vs India, 4th ODI: Jason Holder's 5-wicket haul helps hosts stun Men in Blue in low-scoring game

West Indies vs India, 4th ODI: Jason Holder's 5-wicket haul helps hosts stun Men in Blue in low-scoring game

A second-string West Indies which never looked like challenging India enough in this series, scored a modest 189 for nine, but sluggish batting by the visitors specially Mahendra Singh Dhoni (54 off 114 balls) turned it into a winning total.

Jul 03, 2017, 08:49 AM IST