India vs Zimbabwe: Manish Pandey feels his maiden ODI call-up was long overdue
India vs Zimbabwe: Manish Pandey feels his maiden ODI call-up was long overdue

Manish Pandey says his maiden ODI call-up was long overdue and he now hopes to make his much awaited India debut during the short tour of Zimbabwe next month.

IPL 2015, Match 44: KKR vs KXIP - As it happened...
IPL 2015, Match 44: KKR vs KXIP - As it happened...

Kolkata Knight Riders beat Kings XI Punjab by 1 wicket in Match 44 of the Indian Premier League at the Eden Gardens. In case you missed the match, here is our over-by-over account of the match as part of our coverage.

IPL 8: Yusuf Pathan's cameo was crucial, says Manish Pandey
IPL 8: Yusuf Pathan's cameo was crucial, says Manish Pandey

 Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Manish Pandey credited all-rounder Yusuf Pathan's quick-fire cameo for the comprehensive 35-win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL T20 cricket tournament here.

Gautam Gambhir's solid leadership is KKR's biggest strength
Gautam Gambhir's solid leadership is KKR's biggest strength

Kolkata Knight Riders are riding high in the Indian Premier League (IPL) season 8 after having got off to a good start in the tournament. KKR lie on third position in the table having won three and losing just one game so far. The defending champions' consistency has been a major highlight and their skipper Gautam Gambhir should be lauded for the effort.

IPL 8: Don't regret missing out on century, says Rohit Sharma
IPL 8: Don't regret missing out on century, says Rohit Sharma

The talented Indian youngsters of Kolkata Knight Riders made all the difference as Mumbai Indians struggled to get breakthroughs, skipper Rohit Sharma said after their seven-wicket loss in the IPL-8 T20 cricket tournament opener here on Wednesday.

IPL 2015: Gautam Gambhir, Suryakumar Yadav drive KKR home in opener against MI
IPL 2015: Gautam Gambhir, Suryakumar Yadav drive KKR home in opener against MI

Kolkata Knight Riders launched their title defence on a perfect note as skipper Gautam Gambhir and Suryakumar Yadav drove them to a seven-wicket win over Mumbai Indians in the IPL-8 T20 cricket tournament opener here today.

Irani Trophy: Karnataka stretch their lead to 321 runs
Irani Trophy: Karnataka stretch their lead to 321 runs

Karnataka put up a much improved batting effort in their second innings to lead Rest of India by 321 runs on day three of Irani Cup here on Thursday.

Ranji Trophy: Mumbai to take on holders Karnataka in semis
Ranji Trophy: Mumbai to take on holders Karnataka in semis

An exciting battle is on cards when a resurgent Mumbai lock horns with defending champions Karnataka in the Ranji Trophy semifinal cricket match at the Chinnaswamy Stadium here tomorrow.

Ranji Trophy: Manish Pandey approaches ton in Karnataka's strong reply against MP
Ranji Trophy: Manish Pandey approaches ton in Karnataka's strong reply against MP

Manish Pandey (92 not out) remained on course for his 14th first class century as Karnataka came up with a splendid batting effort against Madhya Pradesh by ending the day two of their Ranji Trophy Group A contest at 214 for three, here on Wednesday.

'Binny will prove his critics wrong at World Cup'
'Binny will prove his critics wrong at World Cup'

 Stuart Binny's selection in India's Cricket World Cup squad might have raised a few eyebrows but his Karnataka coaches asserted that the "transformed" all-rounder will prove his critics wrong and be an asset to the team in Australia and New Zealand.

List of Indian players who could miss out on 15-man World Cup 2015 squad
List of Indian players who could miss out on 15-man World Cup 2015 squad

Indian national selectors will sit on Tuesday to pick up the 15-member World Cup squad, which is scheduled to start from February 14 in Australia and New Zealand.

Ranji Trophy: Karnataka the favourites against J&K
Ranji Trophy: Karnataka the favourites against J&K

Aiming to continue their imperious form which has fetched them three comprehensive victories in the new season, defending champions Karnataka would take on giant-killers Jammu and Kashmir in their Group A Ranji Trophy cricket match at the KSCA Stadium here.

Ranji Trophy: Railways reduce Karnataka to 207/7 on Day 1
Ranji Trophy: Railways reduce Karnataka to 207/7 on Day 1

Medium pacer Krishnakant Upadhyay's inspiring spell on a greenish pitch helped Railways restrict defending champions Karnataka to 207 for seven on day one of their Ranji Trophy Group A cricket match here on Sunday.

Ranji Trophy: Raliways run into mighty Karnataka at home
Ranji Trophy: Raliways run into mighty Karnataka at home

A resilient Railways will have to dig deep to stop the onslaught of defending champions Karnataka in their home Ranji Trophy cricket tie beginning at the Karnail Singh Stadium here on Sunday.

Ranji Trophy: Karnataka vs Tamil Nadu - Preview
Ranji Trophy: Karnataka vs Tamil Nadu - Preview

All eyes will be on Robin Uthappa, Manish Pandey and Stuart Binny, the trio who are looking to make the final cut for the 2015 World Cup, as defending champions Karnakata begin their Ranji Trophy campaign against arch-rivals Tamil Nadu at Chinnaswamy Stadium, here on Sunday.

Vijay Hazare: Manish Pandey guides Karnataka to semi-finals with win over Mumbai
Vijay Hazare: Manish Pandey guides Karnataka to semi-finals with win over Mumbai

Talented Manish Pandey continued his good form in limited overs format as his unbeaten 99 helped defending champions Karnataka beat Mumbai by four wickets to enter the semi-final of the National One Day Championship for the Vijay Hazare Trophy.

Manish Pandey hits unbeaten ton to register easy win for Karnataka
Manish Pandey hits unbeaten ton to register easy win for Karnataka

Manish Pandey smashed a quickfire unbeaten century before pacer Abhimanyu Mithun scalped four wickets to guide Karnataka to a comfortable 104- run win over Tamil Nadu in a South Zone leg match of the Vijay Hazare Trophy here on Monday.

Vijay Hazare: Karnataka thrash Andhra Pradesh
Vijay Hazare: Karnataka thrash Andhra Pradesh

 Mayank Agarwal's blazing century was the cornerstone of Karnataka's imposing 163-run triumph over Andhra Pradesh in a South Zone match of the Vijay Hazare National ODI Championships here on Friday.

Rohit Sharma showed he has completely recovered from injury: Sanjay Bangar
Rohit Sharma showed he has completely recovered from injury: Sanjay Bangar

 Rohit Sharma showed no signs of the finger injury that kept him out of action for more than two months as he hammered the visiting Sri Lanka bowlers on Thursday making 142 off 111 balls, said India A coach Sanjay Bangar after his team won the warm-up game here.

Rohit Sharma, Manish Pandey hit tons in India A's win over Sri Lanka
Rohit Sharma, Manish Pandey hit tons in India A's win over Sri Lanka

 A fit-again Rohit Sharma and Manish Pandey slammed strokeful centuries as India A feasted on Sri Lanka's mediocre attack before registering a comfortable 88-run victory in a warm-up match for the visitors ahead of their ODI series against India, here on Thursday.