Gautam Gambhir retained as Delhi skipper for upcoming Ranji season
Gautam Gambhir retained as Delhi skipper for upcoming Ranji season

 Out-of-favour India opener Gautam Gambhir has been retained captain of the Delhi team for the upcoming Ranji season as the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) announced a 15-member squad for the one-day Vijay Hazare trophy to be played in Himachal Pradesh.

Unmukt Chand scores ton, India A beat West Indies by 16 runs
Unmukt Chand scores ton, India A beat West Indies by 16 runs

Wicket-keeper Denesh Ramdin's century went in vain as West Indies slumped to a 16-run loss against India A in their second and final warm-up 50-over match ahead of the five-match ODI series against India at the Wankhede Stadium here on Sunday.

Unmukt Chand's ton take India A against West Indies to competitive 282
Unmukt Chand's ton take India A against West Indies to competitive 282

In-form Unmukt Chand smashed a fine century to guide India A to a competitive 282 against West Indies in their second and final warm up match at the Wankhede Stadium here on Sunday.

Bundling out West Indies for 148 will give bowlers confidence: Lalchand Rajput
Bundling out West Indies for 148 will give bowlers confidence: Lalchand Rajput

India A coach Lalchand Rajput on Friday said the side's comprehensive win against West Indies would boost the confidence of his bowlers.

Unmukt, Mishra shine as India A crush West Indies in warm-up opener
Unmukt, Mishra shine as India A crush West Indies in warm-up opener

Veteran leg-spinner Amit Mishra and talented youngster Unmukt Chand put up impressive performances as India A made short work of the touring West Indies side in the first of the two warm-up one dayers here on Friday.

Delhi beat Himachal in Sehwag`s absence

Unmukt Chand, Jagrit Anand and Milind Kumar struck fighting half centuries in Delhi`s five-wicket win over Himachal Pradesh in the Vijay Hazare Trophy (North Zone) at the Ferozeshah Kotla here Monday. Out of form Virender Sehwag pulled out of the game at the last minute owing to "sickness".

Virender Sehwag`s poor show continues but Delhi win by 38 runs vs J&K

Virender Sehwag`s decision to continue batting at No 3 didn`t make much of a difference to his poor form but defending champions Delhi did enough to beat Jammu and Kashmir by 38 runs in the opening fixture of the north zone leg of the Vijay Hazare Trophy.

Getting Rahul Dravid as mentor is big thing for me: Unmukt

Talented Delhi opener Unmukt Chand will be donning the Rajasthan Royals jersey in IPL this season but he has another reason to celebrate as he will be getting former India skipper Rahul Dravid as a "mentor`.

Questions over Viru`s batting slot as Delhi take on J&K

Virender Sehwag`s preferred batting slot would be one of the primary issues when defending champions and hosts Delhi take on an upbeat Jammu and Kashmir in the opening fixture of north zone leg of the Vijay Hazare Trophy here on Thursday.

IPL auction, Day 2: Ranji stars rewarded for hard work

As the first day witnessed some of the star players signing multi-crore deals, the second-day too saw some unexpected bidding for uncapped players who went up for grabs at the IPL auction which resumed in Bangalore`s ITC Gardenia Hotel here on Thursday.

Unmukt Chand buoyed by Sachin Tendulkar`s advice

Former India Under-19 World Cup winning captain Unmukt Chand has revealed that it was a gentle gesture from legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar that inspired him to work harder and dream bigger.

U-19 World Cup a good platform for youngsters: Mohammad Kaif

Middle-order batsman Mohammad Kaif today said the ICC Under-19 World Cup, which started yesterday in the UAE, is a good platform for the budding cricketers.

Uncapped players to feature in Indian Premier League auction for first time

Some of India`s up and coming talents, including Unmukt Chand and Rishi Dhawan, are expected to feature in the IPL auction for the first time as they feature in the 651-strong list of uncapped players to be put under the hammer on February 12 and 13 in Bangalore.

ONGC`s Unmukt Chand scores 111 in T20 against Jain Irrigation

Former India U-19 captain Unmukt Chand`s brilliant unbeaten century helped ONGC thrash Jain Irrigation in a Group A league match of the Rs 12 lakh T20 tournament at the D Y Patil stadium in Navi Mumbai Monday.

Sachin Tendulkar to mentor 11 next generation cricketers

Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar will mentor 11 emerging players, including Parveez Rasool and Unmukt Chand, as part of an initiative by a sports apparel giant.

Young fast bowler Javed Khan included in Delhi squad

Young pacer Javed Khan has been included in the Delhi squad for their final Ranji Trophy group league encounter against Karnataka at the Feroze Shah Kotla ground from Monday.

Delhi skittle out Punjab for 74 as Yuvi gets a duck

Delhi captain Gautam Gambhir`s dogged insistence of playing on a seaming track was vindicated once again as the hosts bowled out Punjab for just 74 runs in on a fog-hit first day of the Ranji Trophy group A encounter here Sunday.

Learnt a lot from Pietersen, Sehwag during IPL, says Unmukt Chand

Young Indian batsman Unmukt Chand, who led the Under-19 team to World Cup victory last year, today said he has learnt a lot from the likes of Kevin Pietersen and Virender Sehwag while sharing the dressing room with them during the Indian Premier League.

Youngsters can benefit from IPL, says Dravid

Former India captain Rahul Dravid today said that one of the benefits youngsters can reap by competing in the IPL is that it gives them the experience of playing in front of large crowd even before representing India, besides giving them opportunities to share the dressing room with legends.

Memoirs of Unmukt Chand comes out in a book

Barely 20, Unmukt Chand has already done enough on the cricket field since he picked up the willow for the first time 14 years ago, and the promising young Turk`s diary today took the shape of a book that encapsulates India`s triumph at the 2012 Under-19 World Cup last year.