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.
Kings XI Punjab produced a clinical all-round display to register a convincing 16-run win over Rajasthan Royals and consolidate their position at the top of the table in the Indian Premier League, here tonight.
The fastest Test century on debut by Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan failed to attract the fans, as not many spectators turned out to watch the scintillating innings unfold against Australia, during the third day of the third Test at the Punjab Cricket Association stadium on Monday.
In a rare sight on Indian grounds, a spectator invaded the pitch and managed to throw some papers around the players during the Indian Premier League match between Kings XI Punjab and Kolkata Knight Riders at the PCA stadium on Wednesday.
Eighteen portable explosive detectors would be installed at various gates and other sensitive places around the Punjab Cricket Association stadium during the West Indies-Ireland Group B match of the cricket World Cup on Friday.