Cheteshwar Pujara

BCCI asks fans to spend time like Cheteshwar Pujara family amid coronavirus lockdown

Pujara made his last appearance for the national side during their tour of New Zealand. 

Mar 29, 2020, 14:49 PM IST

Ranji Trophy final: Cheteshwar Pujara-Arpit Vasavada partnership gives Saurashtra the edge over Bengal

Saurashtra have the edge in their Ranji Trophy final against Bengal in Rajkot courtesy Cheteshwar Pujara and Arpit Vasavada's defensive batting which saw the two batsmen hold the fort for a five-hour partnership on day two on Tuesday (March 10, 2020). The Pujara-Vasavada partnership of 142 runs off 380 balls took Saurashtra to a strong position after Bengal had put  Saurashtra on the back foot by taking five wickets for to 206 runs on the opening day on Monday.

Mar 11, 2020, 10:56 AM IST

2nd Test: Sans Ishant, India look to fight back against New Zealand

Even though, India have lost just one Test in the ongoing ICC World Test Championship, Kohli and Co. will like to improve their form in the SENA countries.

Feb 28, 2020, 15:38 PM IST

We were little conservative in 1st New Zealand Test: Indian coach Ravi Shastri

The side will take on New Zealand in the second Test at Christchurch from February 29 to March 4. 

Feb 28, 2020, 10:36 AM IST

ICC Test rankings: Virat Kohli stays atop, Mark Wood, Quinton de Kock advance

Kohli is leading the batting chart with a total of 928 points, followed by the Australian duo of Steve Smith (911) and Marnus Labuschagne (827). 

Feb 01, 2020, 16:14 PM IST

Cheteshwar Pujara turns 32, cricket fraternity extends birthday wishes

Pujara has scored 5740 runs in the longest format of the game in 72 matches at an average of 49.48.

Jan 25, 2020, 12:53 PM IST

Virat Kohli becomes fastest to 5,000 Test runs as captain

Virat Kohli on Friday became the fastest to reach 5,000 Test runs as captain of a team. Kohli has taken 86 innings to get to the milestone, thus pipping former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting who took 97 innings to get there.

Nov 22, 2019, 21:02 PM IST

1st Test Day 2: Mayank Agarwal, Ajinkya Rahane help India reach 493/6 at stumps

After taking India to 86/1 at stumps on the first day, opener Mayank Agarwal and Cheteshwar Pujara will look to continue their momentum and help their side take huge first-innings lead when they head into the second day of the opening Test against Bangladesh at the Holkar Stadium in Indore on Friday. 

Nov 15, 2019, 09:20 AM IST

Indore Test: Mohammad Shami, Cheteshwar Pujara flatten Bangladesh as India dominate Day 1

India, who dominated proceedings on the first day, trail by just 64 runs with nine wickets in hand in the first innings.

Nov 14, 2019, 18:01 PM IST

Anil Kumble turns 49: Wishes pour in for India's greatest match-winner

As former Indian men's cricket team coach Anil Kumble turned 49 on Thursday, the cricket fraternity came in unison to extend their warm wishes to the legendary leg-spinner on his birthday. 

Oct 17, 2019, 14:29 PM IST

Pune Test: Mayank Agarwal slams ton as India reach 273/3 at stumps on Day 1

Mayank Agarwal smashed another century and helped India to reach 273/3 at the end of day one of the second Test against South Africa here on Thursday.

Oct 10, 2019, 17:37 PM IST

India vs South Africa, 1st Test Day 5: As it Happened

Mohammad Shami scalped a five-wicket haul while Ravindra Jadeja picked up four wickets as India thrashed South Africa by 203 runs on the fifth and final day of the opening Test to seal a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. 

Oct 06, 2019, 09:28 AM IST

Look back at the progress team made with happiness: Sanjay Bangar

One of the biggest criticisms that came Bangar's way after India's exit from the World Cup was the lack of a concrete option at the number four position in limited overs.

Sep 11, 2019, 16:35 PM IST

1st Test, Day 3: India lead by 260 runs after bowling out West Indies for 222

Earlier, West Indies resumed their play from 189/8 and were only able to add 33 runs to the total before bundling out on 222.

Aug 25, 2019, 06:35 AM IST

We did a very good job with the ball: Kemar Roach

West Indies started strong with Roach getting the wickets of Pujara and opener Mayank Agarwal while Shannon Gabriel dismissed Indian skipper Virat Kohli for cheap, all within the first 10 overs of the day.

Aug 23, 2019, 11:53 AM IST

Rain helps West Indies restrict India to 203 for six on opening day

Rahane, without a Test century in two years, fell short of the mark again when he was bowled by paceman Shannon Gabriel, via an inside edge. 

Aug 23, 2019, 06:50 AM IST

India aim to take white ball form into first Test against West Indies

India, the No.1 ranked Test team, will look to reinforce their position at the top of the standings and will bank on their experience to outclass the West Indies who will be low on confidence following the thrashing they received in the T20 and ODI series. 

Aug 21, 2019, 14:04 PM IST

ICC Test Rankings: Steve Smith closes in on top-ranked Virat Kohli

The blistering knock saw Smith gain one spot and close in on top-ranked Virat Kohli in the updated rankings.

Aug 19, 2019, 15:50 PM IST

Cheteshwar Pujara's ton, Rohit Sharma's 50 push India to 297/5 against West Indies A in tour game

India won the toss and chose to bat first on Saturday at the Coolidge Cricket Ground in Antigua. 

Aug 18, 2019, 13:03 PM IST

Virat Kohli, India maintain top spot in ICC Test rankings

Kohli is leading the batting chart in the longest format of the game with 922 points.

Jul 27, 2019, 14:02 PM IST