India News | Reported by Ankita Sinha, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday December 19, 2016
Sixteen-year-old Mumbai cricketer Pranav Dhanawade who made a record 1009 runs in a school match has been detained for a delay in vacating a cricket ground, where a helipad was being built for the visit of Union minister Prakash Javadekar.
Press Trust of India | Sunday December 18, 2016
Pranav Dhanawade and his friends started arguing with police by saying where to play if not on the ground. In few minutes an officer and some police constables reached the ground, said police.
Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday November 20, 2016
Sachin Tendulkar and Coldplay's lead singer Chris Martin visited Shri Gadge Maharaja Vidyalay in Mumbai and met its students
Wednesday November 9, 2016
The four-day marathon of tournaments will see 16 teams from 6 States competing for the coveted award.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 19, 2016
Besides Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, FIFA and Local Organising Committee also visited the prospective training grounds in Kochi -- Parade Ground, Fort Kochi Veli Football Ground, Maharajas College Ground and Government Boys High School Panampilly Nagar.
Press Trust of India | Sunday October 9, 2016
Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) recently passed a proposal allowing 14 members, instead of 11, based on Sachin Tendulkar's idea, to play in a team at the school level, a move aimed at popularising the game among children
NDTVSports | Thursday August 25, 2016
Ravichandran Ashwin and his Indian cricket teammates Shikhar Dhawan and Bhuvneshwar Kumar visited the home of NBA giants Miami Heat in Florida
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 18, 2016
Former BJP lawmaker Chetan Chauhan, who had played Test cricket for India, has been appointed as the chairman of the prestigious National Institute of Fashion Technology, prompting sharp reaction from the Aam Aadmi Party.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 14, 2016
Sachin Tendulkar has released a large amount to fund the reconstruction of a 51-year-old neglected school about 100 kms away from Kolkata
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 29, 2016
A group of children playing cricket in the grounds of a Police Training School in Moradabad were detained for five hours at a police station on orders of a senior officer.
Press Trust of India | Monday April 25, 2016
The 2016 Indian Premier League continues to be in the news after a class 12 student was arrested along with several businessmen for betting in the Delhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians match as well as the Sunrisers Hyderabad versus Kings XI Punjab match.
Press Trust of India | Monday February 22, 2016
Kapil Dev has praised the rise of cricket among the youth in India, calling it a career option and said that talent should be encouraged from school level.
Friday January 15, 2016
Those who had known him from his National School of Drama days recalled Mr Vivek as a 'very fine actor.' Actor Aamir Khan, who led the Lagaan cricket team to victory, paid tribute to the actor on Facebook.
NDTVSports | Tuesday January 5, 2016
Pranav Dhanawade smashed 1009 not out off 323 balls against Arya Gurukul School in the H.T. Bhandari Cup inter-school cricket tournament.
Anurag Dwary | Tuesday January 5, 2016
Pranav Dhanawade, son of a Kalyan auto-rickshaw driver, hit 1009 not out off 323 balls with 129 fours and 59 sixes. He surpassed former England batsman Arthur Collins' score of 628 not out in 1899. Brian Lara's 501 not out is the highest first-class score.
Press Trust of India | Sunday November 22, 2015
The decision on the price of tickets was taken by the Delhi and District Cricket Association's executive committee, on the instructions of Court Appointed Observer Justice (Retd) Mukul Mudgal
Soumitra Bose | Friday November 6, 2015
Shikhar Dhawan's dismissal on Day 2 of the India versus South Africa Test in Mohali gave enough ammunition to Sunil Gavaskar to defend Mumbai's school of cricket that always subscribed to copybook batting.
Press Trust of India | Monday October 12, 2015
Sachin Tendulkar, a goodwill ambassador for the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), was promoting the "wash in school" drive aimed at bringing down the death toll from poor sanitation.
Press Trust of India | Sunday October 11, 2015
Kagiso Rabada says when he was in school he used to see the prowess with which Mahendra Singh Dhoni finishes the match. So, the South AFrica bowler felt nervous.
Pune News | Reported by Nikita Niraj Arora; Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday August 11, 2015
At an apartment building in Maharashtra's Pune, residents feel shock - and guilt - as they remember a boy who had looked miserable in the past few months. The boy, Chaitainya, was allegedly beaten to death with a cricket bat by his own mother, Rakhi Balpande.
NDTVSports | Wednesday July 22, 2015
Sarfaraz Khan dazzled with his performances in the 2015 Indian Premier League for Royal Challengers Bangalore and has host of records in school cricket to his name.
Kaushik Dasgupta | Wednesday May 27, 2015
Rohit Sharma cut his cricketing teeth in Mumbai's maidans and if talent were the only yardstick to judge a batsman, he is arguably way ahead of some of his peers, including the far more successful Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane.
Blog | Rica Roy | Tuesday May 26, 2015
On a blisteringly hot, sultry Sunday morning in April, just when rural Bengal heaved a huge sigh of relief at the just concluded municipal polls, bigger news arrived.
Soumitra Bose | Friday April 17, 2015
Sachin Tendulkar and Vinod Kambli are fondly remembered for their world record partnership for their school in 1988. Their relationship declined over the years due to different lifestyles.
Wednesday April 8, 2015
"I played school cricket. But I don't think I have a god's gift kind of natural genius that my father had or all our players have," said Saif
Jaideep Chakrabarty | Saturday April 4, 2015
Indian Premier League is India's domestic T20 tournament but the Australians have used the glitzy T20 tournament the best. Every year, they send over their best youngsters and let them experience their biggest fear - the subcontinent.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 31, 2015
Mahela Jayawardene, who retired from ODIs after the World Cup, was one of the finest batsmen to come through the highly competitive school cricket set up.
Agence France-Presse | Saturday March 14, 2015
Brian Lara received a batch of welcome letters from a young boy in Central Otago. Lara is in New Zealand as a celebrity guest at New Zealand Open golf tournament
NDTVSports | Tuesday March 3, 2015
Nearly 50 young school girls waited for an hour to greet newly-elected BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya but the reception party was hijacked by overenthusiastic Cricket Association of Bengal officials.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday February 7, 2015
Shane Warne's son Jackson claimed four wickets in five balls during a school match.