Nicholas Pooran

IPL 2020: Sachin Tendulkar calls Jonty Rhodes greatest fielder inside 30-yard circle

Tendulkar and Rhodes engaged in a Twitter banter following Kings XI Punjab player Nicholas Pooran’s phenomenal fielding effort on the boundary line – which created a media frenzy. His acrobatic attempt came when Sanju Samson hit one against Murugan Ashwin. Pooran saved a certain six runs against his side.

Sep 28, 2020, 18:06 PM IST

IPL 13, RR vs KXIP Match: Nicholas Pooran makes acrobatic save at boundary rope, draws applause from Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag - Watch video

Former India cricketers Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag heaped praises on Kings XI Punjab player Nicholas Pooran, who saved a six with his acrobatic fielding at the boundary rope against Rajasthan Royals.

Sep 28, 2020, 00:02 AM IST

Kohli stars as India defeat West Windies by four wickets in 3rd ODI, clinch series 2-1

Chasing 316, India got off to a steady start as openers KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma put on 122 runs for the first wicket. Their partnership saw both batsmen bring up their respective half-centuries.Windies finally got the breakthrough in the 22nd over as Rohit (63) was sent back to the pavilion by Jason Holder.

Dec 22, 2019, 22:18 PM IST

Bowling to Evin Lewis, Nicholas Pooran helped me improve: Hayden Walsh

West Indies leg-spinner Hayden Walsh said that while he was playing in the Canada T20 league and someone called him Courtney Walsh. He clarified that Courtney Walsh is not his father.  

Dec 09, 2019, 19:39 PM IST

West Indies Nicholas Pooran faces match suspension for ball-tampering

The incident took place during the third ODI against Afghanistan played on Monday. West Indies won the match by five wickets and by doing so, they white-washed Afghanistan in the three-match series. After the suspension, Pooran issued a 'sincere apology' to his teammates, supporters and the Afghanistan team.

Nov 13, 2019, 19:26 PM IST

With series in kitty, changes on cards for India in final T20I against West Indies

After registering a four-wicket win in the first T20I, India on Sunday secured a 22-run win by the DLS method in the second T20I in Florida, thereby clinching the series.

Aug 06, 2019, 15:29 PM IST

Pacer Navdeep Saini found guilty of breaching the ICC Code of Conduct

The incident occurred during the fourth over of the West Indies’ innings during the opening T20I when Saini took the wicket of Nicholas Pooran.

Aug 05, 2019, 15:08 PM IST

West Indies vs India, 2nd T20I: How the action unfolded

India defeated West Indies by 22 runs via DLS method in the second T20I of the three-match series at Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground, Lauderhill, Florida on Sunday.

Aug 04, 2019, 19:16 PM IST

West Indies vs India, 1st T20I: How the action unfolded

India defeated West Indies by four wickets in the first T20I of the three-match series at Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground, Lauderhill, Florida on Saturday.

Aug 03, 2019, 19:16 PM IST

Will try to restore our lost pride in India series:Nicholas Pooran

West Indies' Nicholas Pooran, who scored a brilliant century in his side's narrow defeat to Sri Lanka, is hoping that the team can learn from its disappointing World Cup campaign and restore their pride in their next series against India.

Jul 02, 2019, 11:16 AM IST

Nicholas Pooran flattered by comparison to Chris Gayle but wants to carve his own identity

The 23-year-old, who overcame a serious car accident in 2015, has become a sought after player in the shortest format with his exploits over the last 12 months. His first major knock in top-flight cricket, a 25-ball 53, came against India in a T20 International at Chennai five months ago. 

Mar 24, 2019, 16:16 PM IST

3-0 looks bad, embarrassing for me as skipper as well: Carlos Braithwaite after series loss against India

At the same time, he had words of praise for big-hitting batsman Nicholas Pooran who nearly took the game away from India with a spectacular performance under pressure.

Nov 12, 2018, 19:14 PM IST

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Apr 03, 2017, 21:26 PM IST

Dwayne Bravo defends sending Nicholas Pooran in Super over

Red Steel skipper Dwayne Bravo has defended his decision to allow 18-year-old Nicholas Pooran to take on Sunil Narine in a Super Over against the Guyana Amazon last week.

Jul 24, 2014, 10:24 AM IST