Kaif bids goodbye to UP, will captain Andhra Pradesh

Ending his 16-year-long association with Uttar Pradesh, Mohammed Kaif has decided to lead Andhra Pradesh in the upcoming Ranji season after striking a two-year deal with the state association (ACA).

Will give equal importance to politics and cricket: Mohammed Kaif

Fielded from Phulpur as the Congress candidate for the Lok Sabha elections, cricketer Mohammed Kaif today said politics is like a second innings for him and he would give equal attention to both his game and politics.

Brilliant Shukla keeps Bengal in hunt for outright win

Bengal captain Laxmi Ratan Shukla again showed why he is head and shoulders above his teammates as a superb century that helped Bengal take first innings lead as well as eye for their maiden outright win of the season.

Prashant hits ton against Rajasthan, match heads for interesting finish

Prashant Gupta today struck a century as Uttar Pradesh set Rajasthan a 361-run target on the third day of their Ranji Trophy Group B match, which is now headed for an exciting finish here.

Kaif can still add lot of value to Test team: Kumble

"Kaif is only 31, and I believe it is the time when, as a batsman, you are nearing the peak of your powers. He has been consistent in domestic cricket, had a good last season, and he continues to be a brilliant fielder," Kumble added.

Kaif helps Central to reach 292-8 on day 1 against South

Mohammed Kaif played the anchor role with an unbeaten 108 as Central Zone recovered from a difficult position to end the opening day at 292 for eight.

Karnataka in command against UP

Despite conceding a 105-run first innings lead, Karnataka managed to bounce back in their second innings to virtually deprive Uttar Pradesh an outright win on day three of the Elite Division Ranji Trophy match here on Friday.

Mohammed Kaif`s unbeaten 101 steers Uttar Pradesh to 276/6

Mohammed Kaif`s unbeaten 101 and his century-plus stand with Bhuvneshwar Kumar took Uttar Pradesh within 38 runs of snatching the crucial first innings lead against Karnataka on day two of the Ranji Trophy Elite Division Group `A` match on Thursday.

Kaif relinquishes UP captaincy, to continue as a batsman

Mohammed Kaif has stepped down as captain of the Uttar Pradesh Ranji cricket team but would continue to play as a batsman for the state side.