Mohammad Azharuddin

COVID-19: Mohammad Azharuddin offers BCCI to host IPL 2021 matches in Hyderabad

The BCCI has decided to keep Indore and Hyderabad as stand by venues for the upcoming IPL beginning on April 9 following a massive surge in COVID-19 cases in Mumbai, which is scheduled to host 10 games. 

Apr 04, 2021, 18:18 PM IST

Mohammad Azharuddin backs Rishabh Pant as potential India captain in future

Rishabh Pant, who has been appointed as the new captain of IPL franchise Delhi Capitals, can go on to lead the country in the future feels former India cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin. Pant is currently enjoying a great outing with the bat and was an instrumental figure in India's recent win against Australia and England. 

Mar 31, 2021, 20:08 PM IST

IPL 2021: Mohammad Azharuddin expresses disappointment over SRH squad, find out why

David Warner-led SRH have been one of the most consistent franchises in the Indian Premier League. The team finished third in the previous edition held in UAE and decided to retain most of its core unit. In the mini-auction on Thursday, SRH filled in the three vacant spots by roping in Afghanistan cricketer Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Jagadeesha Suchith, and Kedar Jadhav.   

Feb 21, 2021, 14:49 PM IST

Former Indian skipper Mohammad Azharuddin escapes unhurt after his car rams into a hotel in Rajasthan

Former cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin was travelling in a car along with his three associates when the car lost its control and rammed into a hotel where a worker got injured

Dec 31, 2020, 00:04 AM IST

On this day in 1995: India won its fourth Asia Cup title

India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka all had four points at the end of the round-robin stage, but India and Sri Lanka qualified for the final on the basis of better run-rates.

Apr 14, 2020, 12:24 PM IST

Case registered against Md Azharuddin, two others in Aurangabad for 'cheating' travel agent

Azharuddin, however, dismissed the allegation as "baseless", and said he will take legal action against the complainant, Mohammed Shahab.

Jan 23, 2020, 13:04 PM IST

In pics: Sania Mirza's sister Anam marries Azharuddin's son Asad in Hyderabad

The first picture from the special day was shared by Anam Mirza on her Instagram profile and she captioned it, "Mr and Mrs." 

Dec 12, 2019, 08:11 AM IST

Ambati Rayudu slams former India skipper Azharuddin over ‘frustrated cricketer’ remarks

Azharuddin, who is currently the president of Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA), earned Rayudu's ire after he called the Chennai Super Kings batsman a ‘frustrated cricketer’.

Nov 25, 2019, 06:49 AM IST

Mohammad Azharuddin files nomination for post of HCA President

Azharuddin filed the nomination himself and submitted all the paperwork to the Election Commissioner VS Sampath.

Sep 19, 2019, 17:10 PM IST

India favourite to win ICC World Cup: Mohammad Azharuddin

India will begin their campaign at the World Cup with a clash against South Africa on June 5 at Southampton. 

May 14, 2019, 15:11 PM IST

Gautam Gambhir, Navjot Singh Siddhu, Azharuddin: List of cricketers who have also played on the political pitch

Here are some cricketers who have turned politicians.

Mar 22, 2019, 14:45 PM IST

Greg Chappell did not know how to run international team: V.V.S. Laxman

Laxman, in his recently launched autobiography '281 And Beyond', reveals that under the former Australian coach team India was divided into two or three factions and there was a serious trust deficit.

Dec 02, 2018, 17:06 PM IST

Congress makes former cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin Telangana working president, announces new appointments

The Congress on Friday announced several new party appointments. Former Indian cricket captain Mohammad Azharuddin was appointed as the working president of the party`s Telangana unit.

Nov 30, 2018, 15:07 PM IST

Gautam Gambhir slams cricket administrators after Azharuddin rings Eden Gardens bell

Azharuddin had been accused of match-fixing in the early 2000s. The Hyderabad batsman featured in 99 Test matches and 334 ODIs for India before the BCCI banned him over the match-fixing scandal. 

Nov 05, 2018, 19:24 PM IST

Virat Kohli moves closer to break Sachin Tendulkar's record against West Indies

Rahul Dravid enjoys the 3rd spot with 1348 runs, while Sourav Ganguly and Mohammad Azharuddin round off the top five, having scored 1142 and 998 runs respectively. 

Oct 17, 2018, 18:09 PM IST

Keep Ashwin, Kuldeep in Test XI, go with 3-2 bowling combination: Azhar

Azhar, who was part of the Indian side that beat England in their own backyard in 1986, said it was India's best chance to trump England in the five-match Test series starting next week in Birmingham as the Virat Kohli-led side is strong in all departments of the game.

Jul 22, 2018, 15:55 PM IST

Wasim Jaffer, India's top domestic cricket batsman, going strong at 40

This was Jaffer's eighth score of 200 or more, and first since 2009.

Mar 16, 2018, 14:30 PM IST

Mohammad Azharuddin dismisses HCA charges, writes to BCCI

Former India captain Mohammad Azharuddin on Saturday dismissed the charges levelled against him by the Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) president G Vivek and said he has written to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) about the developments in HCA.

Jan 13, 2018, 17:59 PM IST

Mohammad Azharuddin barred from attending SGM, slams Hyderabad Cricket Association

The former India captain was initially not allowed to attend Sunday's SGM because of his alleged "association with an unofficial cricket body" as mentioned by HCA president G Vivek

Jan 08, 2018, 18:04 PM IST

Don't know what's Yo-Yo test but Yuvraj Singh should be back, says Mohammad Azharuddin

Yuvraj Singh may be out of contention for the national team and not a regular in his state side's ongoing Ranji Trophy campaign, but there has never been a dearth of support for India's star allrounder, and he has found more of that from former India captain Mohammad Azharuddin. 

Nov 10, 2017, 11:53 AM IST