Ranji Trophy: Awana, Narwal put Delhi on top vs Saurashtra
Ranji Trophy: Awana, Narwal put Delhi on top vs Saurashtra

Delhi's new ball bowlers Parvinder Awana and Sumit Narwal wielded their willows to great effect as the hosts got themselves to an advantageous position against Saurashtra on the second day of their group B Ranji Trophy cricket match here on Monday.

Duleep Trophy: Jalaj Saxena, Naman Ojha sent North Zone bowlers on a leatherhunt
Duleep Trophy: Jalaj Saxena, Naman Ojha sent North Zone bowlers on a leatherhunt

Central Zone's MP duo of Jalaj Saxena and wicketkeeper batsman Naman Ojha took full advantage of dropped catches sending an inexperienced North Zone attack to the cleaners as they posted 344 for three at stumps, on the first day of their Duleep Trophy semi-final, here on Wednesday.

Want to go into knockouts with four wins: KXIP coach R Sridhar
Want to go into knockouts with four wins: KXIP coach R Sridhar

They have made the semifinals but Kings XI Punjab will not take things easy when they take on Cape Cobras in a Group B encounter here on Sunday, the team's coach R Sridhar has asserted.

George Bailey credits bowlers for victory in CLT20
George Bailey credits bowlers for victory in CLT20

Kings XI Punjab skipper George Bailey has credited his bowlers for setting up a five-wicket victory against Hobart Hurricanes in their campaign opener of the Oppo Champions League Twenty20 here.

I am very much eyeing the England tour: Awana

Kings XI Punjab pacer Parvinder Awana has set his sights on the upcoming tour of England to make a comeback into the Indian cricket team.

Ranji Trophy: Awana help Delhi take first innings lead against Odisha

Delhi pacer Parvinder Awana (5/97) took five wickets after a splendid century by Odisha`s Natraj Behera (158) as the visitors took a crucial first-innings lead in their Ranji Trophy group A match here on sunday.

We have strengthened our squad from last year: Gilchrist

Kings XI Punjab captain Adam Gilchrist said that the franchise have a better squad this year which gives him the confidence to do well in the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League.

Wary Gambhir bats at Delhi nets ahead of team`s warm-up game

Not many people turn up at the state team`s net session the very next afternoon after having played a day-night game for the country but probably Gautam Gambhir has no option but to seriously think about ironing out the flaws that has crept into his batting.

MS Dhoni backs misfiring pacers despite loss

Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has defended his inexperienced and floundering pace attack after losing to England in the second T20I.

Our pacers were a bit raw but we need to back them: Dhoni

India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday criticised his inexperienced pacers Ashok Dinda and Parvinder Awana for giving away too many runs, but said the duo needs to be backed as they are good future prospects.

Desperate DDCA to request BCCI for Awana`s release

In a desperate bid to win their final group league match against Maharashtra at home, the Delhi & Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) will request the Indian cricket Board to release their in-form speedster Parvinder Awana from the Indian Test squad.

Ranji Trophy 2012-13: Awana smashes 74 as Delhi get 1st innings lead vs Karnataka

Parvinder Awana celebrated his maiden call-up to the Indian side with a smashing 74 that helped Delhi take an all-important 66-run first innings lead against Karnataka in a Ranji Trophy group B league encounter here today.

Performance in Ranji Trophy never goes in vain: Awana

Nearly nine years ago, 18-year-old Parvinder Awana from Harola village in Noida, and 19-year-old Ashok Dinda, from a hamlet called Naichanpur in West Bengal, decided to participate in the `Speedster Contest` by a popular channel in pursuit of better life.

Awana gets five again as Delhi dismiss Karnataka for 192

Speedster Parvinder Awana got his second consecutive five-wicket haul as Delhi skittled out Karnataka for a paltry 192 in a Ranji Trophy Group league encounter at the Chinnaswamy Stadium on Saturday.

Ranji Trophy: Awana`s late strikes help Delhi restrict Haryana to 219/6

Speedster Parvinder Awana`s late strikes towards the end of the day`s play helped Delhi restrict Haryan to 219 for six at stumps on the first day of their Ranji Trophy Group league match at the Bansi Lal Stadium in Lahli.

Ranji Trophy 2012-13: Tamil Nadu seal a draw, Delhi take three points

Tamil Nadu opener Arun Karthik batted with resolve to score an unbeaten century even as Delhi walked away with three points by virtue of taking the first-innings lead in their Ranji Trophy Group B match, here on Tuesday.

Delhi on course for outright win against Tamil Nadu

Delhi looked on course for an outright victory after pacer Parvinder Awana`s four-wicket burst forced Tamil Nadu to enforce follow-on in their Group B Ranji Trophy match on Monday.

India A call-up is reward of my efforts, says Awana

Parvinder Awana was hurt after being initially ignored from the India A squad for the tour of West Indies but when Chetan Chauhan called up on Sunday morning to inform about his inclusion in place of an injured RP Singh, he was left speechless.

India A call-up is reward of my efforts, says Awana

Parvinder Awana was hurt after being initially ignored from the India A squad for the tour of West Indies but when Chetan Chauhan called up in the morning to inform about his inclusion in place of an injured RP Singh, he was left speechless.

Parvinder Awana to replace RP Singh in India A team

Paceman R P Singh, who played for Mumbai Indians in the ongoing Indian Premier League, was on Saturday ruled out of the India `A` tour of the West Indies, due to a knee injury.