Articles tagged under: Cricket

I support BJP, Narendra Modi: Cricketer Ravindra Jadeja

April 15, 2019
I support BJP, Narendra Modi: Cricketer Ravindra Jadeja

Gandhinagar: Top Indian cricketer and proud Gujarati Ravindra Jadeja today declared his support to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). A few months ago Jadeja had with his wife visited Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi. Later Ravindra Jadeja's wife Rivaba Jadeja had joined BJP. Ravindra's sister and his father this week joined Congress party. Ravindra today tweeted support to BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The tweet was hugely welcomed by netizens wit...Read More

Police bust betting racket in Gujarat, nabs 19 involved in betting on IPL match

April 02, 2019
Police bust betting racket in Gujarat, nabs 19 involved in betting on IPL match

Vadodara:The crime branch of Vadodara police busted a cricket betting racket being run from a commercial complex in Alkapuri area of the city late last night and nabbed 19 people from the spot. Police today said that based on a tip off a shop in Shagun Exotica complex by name cafe stock exchange was raided last night where the betting racket was being run. At the time of raid betting on the IPL match between Delhi Capital and Kings XI Punjab was on through apps like 'Cricket Fast Live Li...Read More

Wife of Team India Cricketer Ravindra Jadeja joins BJP

March 03, 2019
Wife of Team India Cricketer Ravindra Jadeja joins BJP

Jamnagar: Ahead of  the Loksabha polls, Wife of Star all-rounder of team India Ravindra Jadeja, Rivaba today joined ruling BJP here and said that PM Narendara Modi was a source of inspiration for her. She was included in the party by putting over the saffron scarf over her shoulders during a party event in this home-town of Jadeja in Gujarat in presence of Senior Party leader and Agriculture minister R C Faldu and MP Poonam Madam. Later talking to newsmen She said that the working style ...Read More

Star Gujarati cricketer Ravindra Jadeja’s elder sister makes formal entry in to politics

February 05, 2019
Star Gujarati cricketer Ravindra Jadeja’s elder sister makes formal entry in to politics

Ahmedabad: The elder sister of star all rounder cricketer of team India Ravindra Jadeja, Nainaba Jadeja today joined politics months before the upcoming Lok Sabha election and was appointment the western zone (Gujarat, Maharashtra and Rajasthan) in-charge of the newly floated National Women's Party. Nainaba eldest among the two elder sisters of Jadeja, a former paramedic at government run G G hospital in hometown Jamnagar who also looks after the famous cricket themed restaurant of th...Read More

Have started bowling-batting practice again, want to make a come back in team India asap: Hardik Pandya in Ahmedabad

November 20, 2018
Have started bowling-batting practice again, want to make a come back in team India asap: Hardik Pandya in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: Star all-rounder Hardik Pandya, who is out of the Indian cricket team for almost two months now, today said that he has started bowling and batting practice and was hopeful of making a come-back in the national squad before the ODI series in Australia in January next year. Speaking to media persons here on the sidelines of Gulf Oil battery product launch, Hardik, who due to sudden lower back injury during his bowling in the Asia cup match against Pakistan on September...Read More

Munaf Patel, Gujarat medium pacer who played important role in India’s second ICC world cup victory, announces retirement from cricket

November 10, 2018
Munaf Patel, Gujarat medium pacer who played important role in India’s second ICC world cup victory, announces retirement from cricket

Bharuch: Gujarat born former Team India Cricketer Munaf Patel, who was among the star performers during the second ICC world-cup victory of India in 2011, announced his retirement from the game today. 35 year old Munaf, basically a medium fast bowler, was born in Ikhar village of Bharuch district in Gujarat on July 12, 1983 and has played all form of cricket. Popularly known as 'Ikhar express' in Gujarat, Munaf has represented India in 13 Tests (35 wickets), 70 ODIs (84 wic...Read More

Two young Gujarati cricket fans jump in to the ground in Rajkot during India-WI test match to take selfie with Virat Kohli

October 05, 2018
Two young Gujarati cricket fans jump in to the ground in Rajkot during India-WI test match to take selfie with Virat Kohli

Rajkot: Two young Gujarati cricket fans of Team India Skipper Virat Kolhi today jumped in to the ground of the SCA stadium at Khanderi here during ongoing India-West Indies test match to take selfie with the star batsman. Kohli let them take a few shots for selfie but soon the security guards intervened and nabbed the duo to take off the ground. The incident took place in the first session of the second day of the test. When Kohli hit his half century, the two fans jumped in ...Read More

Jio parters with Star to provide India-Cricket content to Jio users

September 21, 2018
Jio parters with Star to provide India-Cricket content to Jio users

Mumbai: Jio, the world’s largest mobile data network, today announced a 5-year partnership with broadcaster, Star India to make all televised India-cricket matches available to users of JioTV and Hotstar in India. Reliance Industries Limited signed an agreement in this regard with Star India Pvt Ltd. This partnership will cover: 1. T20 2. One Day Internationals (ODI) 3. International Test Cricket 4. Premier Domestic Competitions of the BCCI “Jio cont...Read More

Rajkot to host India vs West Indies test match next month

September 05, 2018
Rajkot to host India vs West Indies test match next month

Rajkot: Cricket team of West Indies will be on tour to India next month during which it will play two test matches, five one-day matches and three T20 matches with India. One of the test matches of this series will be played during 4-8 October at Khandheri cricket stadium in Rajkot. This will be the first test match of series. The stadium is managed by Saurashtra Cricket Association(SCA). DeshGujaratRead More

BCCI to give award to young Gujarat cricketer Priyank Panchal

June 05, 2018
BCCI to give award to young Gujarat cricketer Priyank Panchal

Ahmedabad: The BCCI has selected young Gujarati cricketer Priyank Panchal for prestigious Madhavrao Scindia Award for his feat of being the highest run maker in 2016-17 Ranji session. Gujarat Cricket Association Spokesperson Manish Shah in a statement today said that Panchal, a member of Gujarat Ranji squad would be handed over the trophy with Rs 2.50 lakh cash during a function in Bangalore on June 12. Panchal has been selected for the award for making the highest runs...Read More