SCA to start cricket academy: Niranjan Shah
SCA to start cricket academy: Niranjan Shah

With an aim to provide "scientific coaching" to aspiring cricketers of Saurashtra region, the Saurashtra Cricket Association (SCA) is going to start is own academy from this month, its honorary secretary Niranjan Shah said.

89 Gujarat farmers committed suicide in last four years: Govt

Gujarat agriculture department on Wednesday said that 89 farmers committed suicide in the state in the last four years, while claiming that crop failure was not the reason behind the extreme step in any of the cases.

It's high time Cheteshwar Pujara converts starts into big knocks
It's high time Cheteshwar Pujara converts starts into big knocks

Cheteshwar Puajara, touted as a replacement of 'the Wall' Rahul Dravid, has been missing too many chances to play big knocks in Test cricket, of late.

Confident Delhi look to complete 'hat-trick' of outright wins
Confident Delhi look to complete 'hat-trick' of outright wins

With two convincing outright victories under their belt, a supremely confident Delhi led by their mercurial skipper Gautam Gambhir will take on the gutsy Gujarat in their bid to complete a hat-trick of outright victories in the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament, here on Sunday.

Happy to be part of Indian squad: Axar Patel
Happy to be part of Indian squad: Axar Patel

Gujarat's promising all-rounder Axar Patel on Monday expressed happiness over his selection in the Indian squad for the next two Test matches against Australia after Ravindra Jadeja was ruled out of the series due to an injury.

Gujarat take first innings lead over Saurashtra
Gujarat take first innings lead over Saurashtra

Riding on Smit Patel's brilliant century, Gujarat took a slender 41-run first innings lead over Saurashtra, scoring 248 all out on the second day of their Ranji Trophy Group B cricket match here on Monday.

Menaria ton helps Rajasthan post 437/5 dec

Former India Under-19 captain Ashok Menaria struck an unbeaten century to help Rajasthan post 437 for five declared against Saurashtra on Day 3 of their Group B Ranji Trophy cricket match, here.

Vineet Saxena ton takes Rajasthan to 264/2 on day two
Vineet Saxena ton takes Rajasthan to 264/2 on day two

Vineet Saxena (118) hit a fluent century as Rajasthan reached a solid 264 for two against Saurashtra on the second day of their Ranji Trophy group 'B' cricket match, here on Monday.

BJP aims to enrol 1 crore members in Gujarat by March

BJP on Tuesday said it was aiming at providing membership to one crore people through its membership drive in the state by the end of March next year.

Viru's shot breaks window pane, Gauti puts up brave front
Viru's shot breaks window pane, Gauti puts up brave front

Their cricketing epitaph has been written by all and sundry but a day after being omitted from the World Cup probables' list, it was business as usual for Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir as they trained at the Delhi team's nets with deadpan expressions on their faces.

Nehra, Manhas rested as young Himmat included in Delhi Ranji squad
Nehra, Manhas rested as young Himmat included in Delhi Ranji squad

The DDCA's senior selection committee headed by Yashpal Sharma rewarded teenager Himmat Singh by including him in the Gautam Gambhir-led Delhi squad that will host Saurashtra in the opening match of the Ranji Trophy starting December 7.

Cheteshwar Pujara ton goes in vain as Mumbai pip Saurashtra in a thriller
Cheteshwar Pujara ton goes in vain as Mumbai pip Saurashtra in a thriller

 

Ahmedabad: Cheteshwar Pujara reminded the selectors of his hitting prowess in limited overs format but his brilliant century couldn't stop Mumbai from clinching a two-wicket thriller in the West Zone leg of the Vijay Hazare trophy one day competition here on Saturday.

DDCA may host five Ranji Trophy matches this season
DDCA may host five Ranji Trophy matches this season

The Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) is likely to host five Ranji Trophy matches this season, instead of the planned four.

Rajkot by-polls prestigious issue: Gujarat CM Anandi Patel

Gujarat Chief Minister Anandi Patel on Thursday said Rajkot (West) by-election was a prestigious issue and BJP workers should not repeat mistakes of September by- polls, where the party lost two seats in the Saurashtra region.

Rajkot by-polls prestigious issue: Gujarat CM Anandi Patel

Gujarat Chief Minister Anandi Patel on Thursday said Rajkot (West) by-election was a prestigious issue and BJP workers should not repeat mistakes of September by- polls, where the party lost two seats in the Saurashtra region.

Ravichandran Ashwin stays on eighth spot in Test bowlers chart

India may not have played a Test match for more than three months now but off-spinner R Ashwin held on to his eighth spot in the ICC Test bowlers` rankings led by South African paceman Dale Steyn.

Heat wave conditions continue in Gujarat

Heat wave conditions continue to trouble Gujarat as the maximum temperature crossed the 44 degrees Celsius mark in some parts of the state on Monday.

Large parts of Gujarat hit by rain, thunderstorm; one killed

In a sudden change of weather, large parts of Gujarat were hit by rain, thunderstorm and strong winds on Sunday evening.

Yusuf shines as Baroda pip Saurashtra to enter knockout stage

Baroda produced a clinical display to defeat Saurashtra by 26 runs in the West Zone T20 league game here on thursday and qualify for the all-India knockout stage to be held from next week.

Mumbai beat Saurashtra by 5 wickets

Mumbai defeated Saurashtra by five wickets in the West Zone Vijay Hazare trophy tie on Sunday, on the back of Sushanth Marathe`s 88 coupled with his 114-run partnership for second wicket with Iqbal Abdullah (55).