MP Ranji player accuses Narendra Hirwani of using abusive language
MP Ranji player accuses Narendra Hirwani of using abusive language

Madhya Pradesh Ranji Trophy cricketer Udit Birla on Friday accused former Test cricketer and current chairman of state's selection committee Narendra Hirwani of using abusive languages over a telephonic conversation regarding his exclusion from the team.

Hirwani to head MP Ranji Trophy selection panel
Hirwani to head MP Ranji Trophy selection panel

Former Team India spinner Narendra Hirwani was on Wednesday appointed Chairman of the Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association's (MPCA) committee that will select players for the Ranji Trophy.

I compete with myself and not Ashwin, says Harbhajan

Ravichandran Ashwin`s shoddy overseas performance in recent times might have enhanced Harbhajan Singh`s chances of a return to the national side but the experienced off-spinner says he is "not competing" with the Tamil Nadu tweaker for a place in the Indian team.

Kumble, Hirwani`s tips helped me, says Rahul Sharma

Leg-spinner Rahul Sharma on Saturday attributed his five-wicket haul against the West Indies `A` in the one-off Twenty20 match to the tips he had received from former captain Anil Kumble and Narendra Hirwani.

Narendra Hirwani`s tips helped me: Chandila

Rajasthan Royals` Ajit Chandila, who rose to prominence after securing the first hat-trick of the Indian Premier League season-5, on Sunday attributed his success to former India spinner Narendra Hirwani for his encouraging words.