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05-Nov-2017 Rajkot (Gujarat)

Pitch was difficult for bowlers : Jasprit Bumrah

After the defeat against New Zealand in the second Twenty20 International (T20I), India pacer Jasprit Bumrah said the pitch here was difficult for the bowlers.Bumrah, who returned with impressive figures of 0-23 also backed debutant pacer Mohammad Siraj, who...

04-Nov-2017 Rajkot (Gujarat)

2nd T20I: Virat Kohli blames poor batting for loss

India captain Virat Kohli rued a poor batting effort by his team mates after a 40-run defeat to New Zealand in the second Twenty20 International (T20I) here on Saturday.Opting to bat first on winning the toss, the visitors rode on an unbeaten quickfire century...

04-Nov-2017 Rajkot (Gujarat)

New Zealand beat India in 2nd T20I

New Zealand dominated with both bat and ball to defeat India by 40 runs in the second Twenty20 International (T20I) at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium here on Saturday.The Kiwis, who had lost the first match by 53 runs in New Delhi, have now levelled...

28-Oct-2017 Rajkot (Gujarat)

Note ban, GST destroyed economy : P. Chidambaram

Former Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Saturday asserted that demonetization and Goods and Services Tax (GST) have had a "sledgehammer" impact on the small and medum businesses as well as slowing down job growth in the country.In "Samvad", an interaction...

29-Jun-2017 Rajkot

Here's welcome for Modi where he won his first election

Special selfie zones in the backdrop of surgical strike hoardings, light and sound shows, countless cut-outs and cheering crowds greeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday as he was given a victor's welcome in Gujarat's Rajkot city where he won his first...

29-Apr-2017 New Delhi

IPL-10 : Mumbai Indians beat Gujarat Lions in thrilling clash

Excellent bowling buy Jasprit Bumrah in the Super Over saw Mumbai Indians edge out a brave Gujarat Lions in a thrilling Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter here on Saturday evening.Chasing a moderate target of 153 runs, Mumbai were off to a good start before...

18-Apr-2017 Rajkot

The UniverseBoss is still here and alive : Chris Gayle

After powering Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) to a morale-boosting 21-run win over Gujarat Lions, self-proclaimed "UniverseBoss" Chris Gayle on Tuesday warned the other Indian Premier League (IPL) teams that "he is back".The Jamaican returned to form with...

08-Apr-2017 Rajkot

Lynn's batting can take off pressure from team : Gautam Gambhir

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) captain Gautam Gambhir said if Chris Lynn can keep batting the way he did on Friday against Gujarat Lions, it will take the pressure off other batsmen in the team.Lynn smacked 93 off just 41 balls at a strike rate of 226.82. The Australian's...

06-Apr-2017 Rajkot

Pacer Umesh Yadav would have been big advantage, says Gautam Gambhir

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) captain Gautam Gambhir on Thursday admitted the unavailability of in-form pacer Umesh Yadav in the first two away games came as a bit of a surprise, and added it's an opportunity for the other players to rise to the occasion.Yadav...

12-Nov-2016 Rajkot

England in control of first Test with 163-run lead

Skipper Alastair Cook (46 not out) and debutant Haseeb Hameed (62 not out) put England in the driver's seat with an unbeaten 114-run stand, as the visitors extended their lead to 163 runs at stumps on the penultimate day of the opening Test against India here...

11-Nov-2016 Rajkot

England bowled a probing line: Cheteshwar Pujara

Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara, who scored a gritty century on the third day of the first Test against England here on Friday, heaped praised on the visiting team's bowlers who bowled a probing line and made full use of the pitch.India scored 319/4 at stumps...

09-Nov-2016 Rajkot

Root, Ali put England in command

Excellent batting by Joe Root and Moen Ali helped England stage a strong recovery in their first innings on the opening day of the first cricket Test against India here on Wednesday.Coming together after England lost three wickets in the first session of the day,...

20-Jul-2016 Rajkot

Gujarat bandh largely peaceful, five more Dalits attempt suicide

Five more youngsters attempted to kill themselves in Saurashtra region on Wednesday as 'Gujarat Bandh' called by Dalit organisations evoked a partial response, marred by sporadic incidents of arson and stone-pelting.The statewide shutdown was called to protest...

19-Jul-2016 Rajkot

Gujarat unrest: 5 more Dalits attempt suicide in Saurashtra

Five more Dalit persons allegedly tried to commit suicide in two separate incidents in Gujarat as widespread protests against last week's thrashing of four boys of the community in Una town continued for the second day in Saurashtra region.Within 24 hours...

03-May-2016 Rajkot

Delhi Daredevils thrash Gujarat Lions by eight wickets in IPL

Rishabh Pant (69) and Quinton de Kock (46) produced a match-winning opening stand to guide Delhi Daredevils to a convincing eight-wicket victory over Gujarat Lions in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium here on...

02-May-2016 Rajkot

Worked on bowling slower through the air: Punjab spinner Axar Patel

Kings XI Punjab's left arm spinner Axar Patel, who recorded the first hat-trick of the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL), on Monday said he is reaping the rewards for bowling slower through the air.Patel's four wickets in five balls for his franchise helped...

02-May-2016 Rajkot

Gujarat Lions' Jadeja reprimanded for showing dissent

Gujarat Lions all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja was on Monday reprimanded for showing dissent at the umpire's decision during their Indian Premier Lague (IPL) match against Kings XI Punjab.Punjab defeated Gujarat by 23 runs here on Sunday.Jadeja was unhappy and expressed...

01-May-2016 Rajkot

Axar, Mohit help Punjab bag second win in IPL

Axar Patel (4/21) and Mohit Sharma (3/32) helped Kings XI Punjab register their only second win in seven Indian Premier League (IPL) games as they overcame table-toppers Gujarat Lions by 23 runs here on Sunday.Chasing 155, Gujarat were reduced to 34/2 in...

25-Apr-2016 Rajkot

I've learnt a lot from Dhoni, Fleming: Suresh Raina

Indian batsman Suresh Raina who for the first time is leading a side -- Gujarat Lions in the Indian Premier League (IPL) -- says he has learnt the tricks of the trade from the likes of Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Stephen Fleming who have been successful skippers...

21-Apr-2016 Rajkot

IPL: Sunrisers Hyderabad halt Gujarat Lions' charge

Sunrisers Hyderabad ended Gujarat Lions' three-match winning streak with a 10-wicket thumping win in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium here on Thursday.Sunrisers rode on a blistering opening wicket partnership...

20-Apr-2016 Rajkot

Would love to play a day-night Test: Dale Steyn

South Africa's pace spearhead Dale Steyn has said he would love to play in a day-night Test before quitting international cricket.Cricket Australia on Wednesday announced the men's 2016-17 international schedule where they are set to play three Tests against...

14-Apr-2016 Rajkot

Gujarat Lions thrash Pune to register second win of IPL-9

Gujarat Lions produced an impressive all-round performance to outclass Rising Pune Supergiants by seven wickets in their Indian Premier League (IPL) tie at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium here on Thursday.Batting first, Pune posted 163/5 in 20 overs,...

19-Oct-2015 Rajkot

Hardik Patel arrested, gets bail, re-arrested

Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti leader Hardik Patel was arrested on Monday on sedition charges for allegedly insulting the national tricolour, officials said here. He got bail but was arrested again in another case.Police lodged a complaint against him at Paddhari...

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