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Cheteshwar Pujara

Virat Kohli, Smriti Mandhana named international cricketers of year

Kohli also won the best batsman award, while leading Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah bagged the best bowler award, announced here on Monday. 

May 14, 2019, 12:14 PM IST

7 Indian players to play County cricket before World Test Championship opener vs West Indies

Pujara already has a three-year contract with Yorkshire and is set to play there again. 

Apr 19, 2019, 18:20 PM IST

Kolkata cops use Ravichandran Ashwin's 'Mankad' meme for traffic awareness

Kings XI Punjab skipper Ashwin sparked controversy after running out Buttler instead of completing his delivery when the Rajasthan Royals batsman was backing up at the non-striker`s end.

Mar 29, 2019, 18:10 PM IST

Hanuma Vihari looks to prove people wrong by improving strike-rate

Vihari is back in the IPL, which starts March 23, with the Delhi Capitals after going unsold at the auction for three years primarily due to an unimpressive strike rate of sub 100.

Feb 22, 2019, 13:16 PM IST

Mayank Agarwal keen to flourish across formats after fairytale debut

Agarwal was not even part of India's original squad for the tour of Australia, but a series of coincidences led to his Test debut and he instantly impressed.

Feb 21, 2019, 12:28 PM IST

Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara continue to dominate ICC Test batting rankings

Kohli is leading the points table with 922 points while Pujara is placed on the third spot with 881 points.

Feb 17, 2019, 18:55 PM IST

Cheteshwar Pujara, Mary Kom, PV Sindhu among star sportspersons nominated for Indian Sports Honours

Pujara, his national team-mates Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah were nominated for the Sportsman of the Year (Team Sport) award, along with Indian football captain Sunil Chhetri.

Feb 15, 2019, 20:21 PM IST

Cheteshwar Pujara maintains same attitude in every team he's in: Saurashtra coach Sitanshu Kotak

Kotak said Pujara's presence was a big boost for the team.  

Feb 14, 2019, 12:11 PM IST

Vidarbha claim 2nd successive Ranji title, beat Saurashtra in final by 78 runs

Set a target of 206, Saurashtra folded for 127 in 58.4 overs, giving Vidarbha their second title triumph in the country's marquee first-class tournament.

Feb 07, 2019, 11:37 AM IST

Ranji Trophy Final: Sub-plots make Vidarbha vs Saurashtra summit clash interesting

The battle lines are drawn and the summit clash will not just be about Pujara and Umesh only but also about Wasim Jaffer, who has been a consistent performer in domestic cricket. 

Feb 02, 2019, 16:48 PM IST

Undefeated Cheteshwar Pujara takes Saurashtra to Ranji Trophy final

Saurashtra will now meet defending champions Vidarbha in the final of the national championship to be played from February 3-7 in Jaipur. 

Jan 28, 2019, 14:48 PM IST

India inspired Sri Lanka seek history in Australia

India justified their top ranking by beating Tim Paine's men 2-1 earlier this month, ending their agonising 71-year wait for a test series victory in Australia.

Jan 23, 2019, 18:11 PM IST

Cheteshwar Pujara's concentration better than Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid : Justin Langer

 India won the four-match Test series 2-1 against Australia, with Pujara fetching the Man of the Series award with a total of 521 runs, including three hundreds. 

Jan 10, 2019, 17:51 PM IST

Virat Kohli's men India's best fast-bowling, fielding team but not batting: Ian Chappell

Although Cheteshwar Pujara was adjudged man of the series for being the series' top-scorer, India's traditionally much-vaunted batting was, for once, overshadowed by the team's pacers.

Jan 08, 2019, 17:50 PM IST

Rishabh Pant surpasses MS Dhoni, scripts history in ICC Test rankings

The 21-year-old left-hander's aggregate is higher in comparison to Dhoni who has a points tally of 662 points. Pant further surpassed former Indian wicket-keeper batsman Farokh Engineer, who has accumulated 619 points. 

Jan 08, 2019, 13:20 PM IST

Virat Kohli hopes historic success reignites passion for Test cricket

Kohli, of course, played his own part in the success with a century in Adelaide and, less skillfully but no less importantly, by winning three of the four tosses.

Jan 07, 2019, 12:45 PM IST

Test series win in Australia bigger than World Cup victory: Virat Kohli

With the win, Kohli has become the first Indian and Asian captain to lift a trophy Down Under.

Jan 07, 2019, 11:01 AM IST

Pujara is worthy of many privileges in Kohli's kingdom: Ian Chappell

The series Down Under was a far cry from the tour of England where Pujara was dropped at the start of the series, which India lost 1-4.

Jan 06, 2019, 17:21 PM IST

Cheteshwar Pujara may join Virat Kohli, others in A+ category for stellar show Down Under

Pujara has so far scored 521 runs in seven innings with three hundreds at an impressive average of 74.42.

Jan 04, 2019, 17:42 PM IST