Karun Nair

Karun Nair gets engaged to longtime girlfriend

Cricketer Karun Nair has announced that he has got engaged to longtime girlfriend Sanaya Takariwala. The 27-year-old, who shot into the limelight in 2016 when he hit a triple century in a Test match against England in Chennai, made the announcement on his social media accounts. "She said ‘YES," he said along with a picture of the couple.

Jul 01, 2019, 08:09 AM IST

Syed Mushtaq Ali T20: Karnataka continue winning run, thrash Delhi by 8 wickets

Earlier, Karnataka had beaten domestic giants Mumbai and Uttar Pradesh in their previous two Super League stage matches of the national T20 tournament.

Mar 10, 2019, 14:16 PM IST

Hanuma Vihari, Shahbaz Nadeem fashion India B's win in Deodhar Opener

Vihari made an unbeaten 87 off 95 balls, sharing a 99-run stand for the fourth wicket with Manoj Tiwary (52 off 58) to guide India B to 261 for eight after opting to bat.

Oct 23, 2018, 20:04 PM IST

India vs West Indies: Selection process not my job, says Kohli on batsman Karun Nair's omission

Karun Nair became the second Indian to score a triple century after Virender Sehwag, smashing an unbeaten 303 against England in Chennai.

Oct 03, 2018, 18:15 PM IST

I personally spoke to Karun Nair on West Indies team selection: MSK Prasad

Chairman of selecting committee MSK Prasad on Monday clarified why Karun Nair was not selected for the upcoming Test series against West Indies. 

Oct 01, 2018, 18:03 PM IST

Mohammed Shami returns, Rishabh Pant and Shardul Thakur named in Team India for the first three Tests against England

The team has three spinners - R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja and Kuldeep Yadav while Yuzvendra Chahal has missed out.

Jul 18, 2018, 14:55 PM IST

Karun Nair replaces Virat Kohli in Test squad, Siddarth Kaul in for limited overs

Ajinkya Rahane will be leading India in the historic one-off Test with almost all the Test team specialists being a part of the 15-member squad.

May 08, 2018, 18:13 PM IST

Karnataka vs Saurashtra, Vijay Hazare Trophy final: Cheteshwar Pujara fought bravely but just fell short in the intent stakes

Chesteshwar Pujara's 94 went in vain on Tuesday as Karnataka beat Saurashtra to lift the Vijay Hazare Trophy. 

Feb 27, 2018, 22:04 PM IST

Karun Nair's ton helps Karnataka win in Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament

India discard Karun Nair continued his purple patch in the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy by hammering a 48-ball hundred to guide Karnataka to a 78-run win over Tamil Nadu here on Friday.

Jan 12, 2018, 21:10 PM IST

Ranji Trophy: Vidarbha dominate Karnataka on Day 4, inch closer to maiden final

At Stumps on the penultimate day, Karnataka skipper R Vinay Kumar (19) and Shreyas Gopal (1) were batting at the Eden Gardens.

Dec 20, 2017, 19:45 PM IST

Ranji Trophy semi-finals, Day 2: Ton-up Karun Nair ensures first innings lead for Karnataka against Vidarbha

The second Indian to score a triple century in Tests, Nair, found a fine ally in skipper R Vinay Kumar (20 not out) as the duo batted sensibly amid the ruins in an unbroken 69- run ninth wicket partnership that took Karnataka's lead past 100.

Dec 18, 2017, 18:10 PM IST

Karun Nair named captain of India A squad

New Zealand’s A team will be touring India to play two four-day matches and four one-day games. The games will be played from September 23 to October 13.

Sep 10, 2017, 18:42 PM IST

Skipper Karun Nair's 90 anchors India A to victory, level series 1-1

Chasing a target of 224, India A took 62.3 overs to cross the line in 62.3 overs as Nair got rid of wretched form hitting 13 boundaries in 144 balls.

Aug 22, 2017, 22:36 PM IST

Karun Nair, Axar Patel star in India A's 7-wicket win over Afghanistan A

This was after Manish Pandey's men lost a low-scoring encounter against South Africa A in the lung opener.

Jul 29, 2017, 12:43 PM IST

India A suffer two-wicket loss to South Africa A in Tri-series

Put into bat, skipper Manish Pandey (55) emerged as the top-scorer for India A before they were bundled out for 152 in 41.5 overs. South Africa A then huffed and puffed their way to overhaul the target, scoring 153 for 8 in 37.4 overs.

Jul 26, 2017, 21:49 PM IST

India's tour of Sri Lanka: Rohit Sharma returns; Hardik Pandya named in 16-member Test squad

India will play first Test of the tour on July 26 in Galle. It will be followed by matches in Colombo and Kandy. The three-match series will be followed by five ODIs and one T20 International.

Jul 09, 2017, 21:32 PM IST

Karun Nair, Manish Pandey to lead India A teams in South Africa

Karun and Jayant Yadav are two current India players who are in both the squads, while Pandey needed to be checked after coming from an injury.

Jun 29, 2017, 14:36 PM IST

WATCH: Shreyas Iyer's 96 - The classic IPL 2017 knock that didn't make headlines

For the record, Iyer's was the third big knock scored by a youngster from the Delhi stable, after Sanju Samson's hundred against Rising Pune Supergiant and that peerless 97 by Rishabh Pant against the Lions in their first leg.

May 11, 2017, 17:34 PM IST

IPL 2017, Delhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians: As it happened...

Stumble from ball one with Samson departing off the opening delivery to the last man, Zaheer- it was absolutely abysmal for the home team. They were simply teased by the Mumbai bowlers who outfoxed them since the start of their course of defending the huge total. Well, Mumbai become the first team to qualify for play-offs while Zaheer still feels play-offs is a possibility.

May 06, 2017, 17:52 PM IST

IPL 2017: 143-run stand between Pant and Samson is the best I've ever seen, says Karun Nair

Chasing an imposing 209 to win, Pant (97) and Samson (61) recorded a match-winning partnership of 143 off 63 balls for the second wicket to script the second-highest successful runchase in IPL history en route to Delhi's seven wicket win over Gujarat Lions here.

May 05, 2017, 00:34 AM IST