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Chanderpaul hits double-century
Chanderpaul hits double-century

Taupo - A double-century from Shivnarine Chanderpaul and some less than convincing batting from New Zealand "A" highlighted the second day of the West Indies' three-day match yesterday

Bagul, Dalvi in retreiving partnership
Bagul, Dalvi in retreiving partnership

A fifth wicket partnership of 133 runs between SP Bagul and SP Dalvi enabled Mumbai to recover from a poor start and score 216 for eight from 90 overs at close of play on the first day of their West Zone Vijay Merchant Trophy tie against Gujarat at

Maharashtra struggling against Saurashtra
Maharashtra struggling against Saurashtra

In the face of a challenging Saurashtra total of 366, Maharashtra were struggling at 126 for four at close of play on the second day of their West Zone Vijay Merchant Trophy (under-16) at Pune on Tuesday

Great Escape for Bihar
Great Escape for Bihar

Tamil Nadu just failed to pull off a fantastic victory over Bihar at the Keenan Stadium in Jamshedpur in their Cooch Behar Trophy quarter final today

No hiccups for Punjab
No hiccups for Punjab

Holders Punjab completed an emphatic seven wicket victory over Orissa at the Telco Club Ground in Jamshedpur today in a quarter final match of the Cooch Behar Trophy

Hussain scores England's maiden first class century of 1999
Hussain scores England's maiden first class century of 1999

England fumbled around like a pimply adolescent on a first date for most of a glorious sunny Sunday at Kingsmead, before Andrew Flintoff and Alex Tudor finally drove home the advantage and provided some entertainment

North Zone book semifinal berth
North Zone book semifinal berth

There were no surprise changes in the script on the final day and the Duleep Trophy quarterfinal between North Zone and South Zone meandered along its predestined course at Agartala on Sunday

Hussain impressed with Pieterson
Hussain impressed with Pieterson

England captain Nasser Hussain has been so impressed by the performance of rookie KwaZulu-Natal all-rounder Kevin Pieterson that he has asked the youngster for a chat today concerning the possibility of him playing his cricket in Essex during the

England and KwaZulu-Natal draw tour match
England and KwaZulu-Natal draw tour match

NATAL'S match against England did eventually peter out in a draw at Kingsmead on Monday, but in terms of preparation for the vital second Test starting in Port Elizabeth on Thursday, home captain Dale Benkenstein feels the tourists got little out of

Haryana registers innings victory
Haryana registers innings victory

Rohtak: Devastating bowling by medium pacer Joginder Sharma helped Haryana to beat Himachal Pradesh by an innings and 21 runs on the second day of the Vijay Merchant cricket tournament here on Monday

WI make bright start
WI make bright start

Taupo, New Zealand - Shivnarine Chanderpaul, with a polished 116, and Ricardo Powell, serving immediate notice of his exciting potential with 68, put together an unbroken fourth-wicket stand of 111 as the West Indies made a satisfying start to the

Chanderpaul double century in tour match
Chanderpaul double century in tour match

A double century from Shivnarine Chanderpaul and some less than convincing batting left New Zealand A 382 runs behind the West Indians with 6 first innings wickets standing at the end of the second of three days at Owen Delany Park, Taupo

Punjab clinch first innings lead
Punjab clinch first innings lead

Punjab has virtually booked its place in the semi finals of the Cooch Behar Trophy by taking the first innings lead against Orissa in a quarter final match at Jamshedpur today

Bihar call the shots against Tamil Nadu
Bihar call the shots against Tamil Nadu

Bihar took a stranglehold of their Cooch Behar quarter final match against Tamil Nadu at the Keenan Stadium in Jamshedpur today

South Queensland defeat North Queensland by 38 runs
South Queensland defeat North Queensland by 38 runs

The annual cricket contest between North Queensland and South Queensland was played at Harrup Park, Mackay over the week-end of 4th and 5th December

Ontong helps Boland take charge
Ontong helps Boland take charge

Centurion: In a display of style and maturity Justin Ontong helped Boland to two easy batting points and himself to an impressive first-class half century as the visitors continued to dominate their Super Eights A Section match against Northerns

Natal struggle on rain-marred first day
Natal struggle on rain-marred first day

Durban: Natal battled to 136 for five on a rain-marred first day of their four-day match against the English tourists at Kingsmead on Friday, with John Kent and Ross Veenstra keeping them afloat when play was called off at 3.30 pm

Chanderpaul ton puts West Indies in charge
Chanderpaul ton puts West Indies in charge

West Indies were 266-3 at the end of the first day of three playing New Zealand A in the opening first class fixture of their tour

Morale boosting win for Indians
Morale boosting win for Indians

India on Sunday completed their first victory of their 1999/2000 Australian tour, defeating New South Wales by 93 runs this afternoon

Vidyuth, Yadav share day's honours
Vidyuth, Yadav share day's honours

The first two quarter finals of the state level Cooch Behar Trophy for Under 19 cricketers began in Jamshedpur today