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India v South Africa, 2nd ODI, Indore

Dhoni, spinners lift India to 22-run win

Oct 14, 2015: South Africa's batsmen could not pull off a successful chase of what seemed to be a below-par target as India, led by their spinners and MS Dhoni, leveled the series with a 22-run win and maintained their 100% record at the Holkar Stadium in Indore

The Report by Firdose Moonda

South Africa A v India A, 2nd unofficial Test, Wayanad, 4th day

Axar's 6-6-0-4 routs SA A by an innings

Aug 28, 2015: Axar Patel took four wickets without conceding a run in six overs on the fourth day, spinning South Africa A out for 76 and securing victory for India A by an innings and 81 runs

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South Africa v India, 2nd unofficial Test, Wayanad, 3rd day

Axar fifty pushes India A lead past 150

Aug 27, 2015: Axar Patel's unbeaten half-century helped India A stretch their lead past 150 in the second unofficial Test against South Africa in Wayanad where only 22 overs were possible on the third day because of rain

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South Africa v India, 2nd unofficial Test, Wayanad, 1st day

Axar five-for restricts SA A to 260

Aug 25, 2015: India A's spinners - Axar Patel, Jayant Yadav and Karn Sharma - engineered South Africa A's collapse as the visitors lost their last seven wickets for 56 runs to finish with 260 on the first day

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India in Sri Lanka 2015

Veterans' inclusions mock India's spin reserves

Jul 23, 2015: Admirable as it is that two experienced spinners have shown enough fitness to be allowed a comeback at this age, experts are not happy with what this says about the team's future

Sidharth Monga

Why have Jadeja and Axar gone off the boil?

Jun 20, 2015: Both left-arm spinners have fallen into a rut, and it comes down to subtle technical changes made wittingly or otherwise to their bowling

Aakash Chopra

India news

'Don't want to be just a limited-overs player' - Axar Patel

Jun 5, 2015: Axar Patel wants to be in the Indian side for the World T20 in March next year and is also working towards a maiden Test call-up

Amol Karhadkar

IPL 2015

Axar Patel focused on improving batting

Apr 25, 2015: Axar Patel regards himself as a batting allrounder and said he was putting in a lot of work at the Kings XI Punjab nets

Arun Venugopal

India news

A few spots in focus in India's World Cup squad

Jan 5, 2015: Four slots will be up for grabs when the national selection panel sits down to pick India's squad for World Cup 2015 on Tuesday in Mumbai

Amol Karhadkar

India in Australia 2014-15

Akshar to replace injured Jadeja in Test squad

Dec 22, 2014: Akshar Patel, the Gujarat left-arm spinner, has been picked to replace Ravindra Jadeja in India's squad for the remainder of the Test series in Australia

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Ranji Trophy 2014-15, Group B, 3rd round, 1st day

Awana, Saini fold Rajasthan for 141

Dec 21, 2014: A round-up of the Ranji Trophy Group B matches played on December 21, 2014

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Ranji Trophy 2014-15

Can J&K show they belong with the big boys?

Dec 5, 2014: A preview of the prospects of Jammu & Kashmir, Baroda and Gujarat ahead of the 2014-15 Ranji Trophy

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South Zone v West Zone, Deodhar Trophy, semi-final, Mumbai

Akshar Patel targets World Cup spot

Dec 1, 2014: Akshar Patel has admitted that World Cup selection was at the back of his mind, though he is trying hard to take it one game at a time

Amol Karhadkar

West Zone v South Zone, Deodhar Trophy semi-final

Akshar, Suryakumar power West Zone into final

Dec 1, 2014: Akshar Patel's match-winning unbeaten 64 off 38 balls helped West Zone snatch the Deodhar Trophy semi-final away from South Zone

Amol Karhadkar

India v Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI, Hyderabad

Kohli and Dhawan deliver series win

Nov 9, 2014: A batting Powerplay that cost Sri Lanka three wickets for 16 runs sucked the oxygen out of an already imperiled innings, and set the visitors on course for a third hiding on the trot

The Report by Andrew Fidel Fernando

West Indies in India 2014-15

Akshar Patel included for remaining WI ODIs

Oct 14, 2014: Akshar Patel, the Gujarat and Kings XI Punjab left-arm spinner, has been added as the 15th member to an otherwise unchanged India squad for the remaining two ODIs against West Indies

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Kings XI v Tridents, Champions League T20, Group B, Mohali

'See myself as batting allrounder'- Akshar

Sep 21, 2014: Kings XI Punjab's Akshar Patel said he was happy with the opportunity to show his potential as a batting allrounder during the side's four-wicket win against Barbados Tridents

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Kings XI v Tridents, Champions League T20, Group B, Mohali

Miller, Akshar ace Kings XI chase

Sep 20, 2014: The Kings XI Punjab production line of batsmen was under threat of being shortcircuited again. But Akshar Patel strode in at No. 8 and clobbered 20 runs off the penultimate over to script a second successive victory in Mohali

The Report by Alagappan Muthu

Australia A v India A, Quadrangular Series, final, Darwin

Dhawan, Akshar guide India A to title in tense finish

Aug 2, 2014: Rishi Dhawan and Akshar Patel held their nerve in a counterattacking stand of 93 in 12.3 overs to stun Australia A in the Quadrangular Series final

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India news

Big stage brings out best in Akshar Patel

Jun 3, 2014: One of the brightest talents to emerge from the IPL has impressed with his ability to stay on top of the best batsmen and team-mates have been impressed by his all-round ability

Amol Karhadkar
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