Tag - Axar Patel

India bag T20I series against Australia 4-1


Bengaluru: A brilliant comeback by pacer Arshdeep Singh, who defended nine runs in the final over, after a superb half-century by Shreyas Iyer and late hitting by Axar Patel helped India beat Australia by six runs in the fifth and final T20I match and win the series 4-1 at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium here. Arshdeep,...

India look to seal T20I series against Sri Lanka


Pune: On the eve of the first T20I against Sri Lanka at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, India skipper Hardik Pandya promised to back the young players in his new-look squad. And he did that by handing debuts to Shubman Gill and Shivam Mavi and the latter made a brilliant start to claim 4-22...

India-NZ test: Ravindra, Patel’s stubborn resistance forces draw


Kanpur: Rachin Ravindra and Ajaz Patel put up 52 balls of stubborn resistance to help New Zealand force a thrilling draw against India in the first Test of the two-match series at the Green Park Stadium here.  From 155/9, Patel did a fine job of hanging in at the crease but it was the debutant...

India sweep T20I series 3-0 against New Zealand


Kolkata: Rohit Sharma's fantastic fifty and a clinical bowling performance led by Axar Patel (3/9), powered India to a convincing 73-run win over New Zealand in the third and final T20I, helping the hosts complete a 3-0 clean sweep in the three-match series at the iconic Eden Gardens, here. This was India's second-successive clean sweep...

India name 15 for WTC final as Axar, Sundar excluded


Southampton: India named six batsmen, five pace bowlers and two spinners along with two wicketkeeper-batsmen in the 15-member squad for the World Test Championship final against New Zealand, starting on Friday at the Hampshire Bowl here. From the main squad that has travelled to England, Mayank Agarwal, Axar Patel, Washington Sundar, Shardul Thakur and KL...

England done and dusted, now the IPL


The Indian cricket team has done magnificently well with their resounding win over England in all formats of the game. The Test series was important since a convincing series win was required for India to qualify for the World Test Championship final against New Zealand in June. India, having lost the first Test match, came...

India pummels England to win series 3-1 to storm into World Test Championship


India with their stellar performance stormed into the maiden World Test Championship (WTC) final as they steamrolled England by an innings and 25 runs to win the series finale on Sunday Day 3 in Ahmedabad. Virat Kohli's men turned the tables on England as they fought back from the defeat in the first Test...

India maul England to grab 2-1 lead in Test series


Ahmedabad: India completed one of their fastest Test victories on Thursday by defeating England inside two days in the third Test match at the brand new Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. After dismissing England for 81 in their second innings, openers Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill knocked off the 49-run target. With the win, India took a...

Sardar Patel Stadium renamed as Narendra Modi Stadium


Ahmedabad: The Sardar Patel (Gujarat) Stadium in Motera near Ahmedabad was on Wednesday renamed as the Narendra Modi Stadium. The stadium, popularly known as the Motera Stadium was recently re-opened after extensive renovation which increased seating capacity to a record 1,10,000. It hosted its first international cricket match with India taking on England in a...