You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> Sports

Occasion overshadows Rayudu ton, England win

DNMUM381075 | 1/11/2017 | Author : G Krishnan | WC :312



Mumbai: One man took away all the attention in the first warm-up game against England. If not for MS Dhoni, all the highlights would have got prominence. One can, thus, only pity Ambati Rayudu.
Playing his first competitive match in nearly seven months, Rayudu scored a stroke-filled 100 in 97 balls with 11 fours and one six. But, Rayudu’s efforts along with Shikhar Dhawan and Yuvraj Singh finding form going into the ODI series were sidelined by Dhoni’s entertaining knock.
Going by what Dhawan displayed on Tuesday, using his feet well to the spinners while also unafraid to sweep the leg-spinner Adil Rashid, it is not good news for the English bowlers.
Rayudu caught up with Dhawan and played some crisp shots. During their 111-run
Read full story


Copyright restricted. Under license from www.dnasyndication.com   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on Sports

High-flying India seek 2-0 lead
DNMUM381579 | 1/19/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : dna correspondent | WC :601

Mumbai: That only three India players - Mahendra Singh Dhoni, KL Rahul and Ajinkya Rahane - turned up for India nets on the match eve as the teams landed in Cuttack on Wednesday afternoon from Pune spoke the positive mindspace that Virat Kohli and

Add To LightboxCalculate Price

We love playing under Virat, look up to him: Rahul
DNMUM381580 | 1/19/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : dna correspondent | WC :235

Mumbai: KL Rahul was bowled by an in-swinging beauty through bat-pad by David Willey for just eight in the first ODI. But the opener from Karnataka looks to continue his good international form into the second ODI in Cuttack on Thursday.Always receiv
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Dena Bank beats National Border CC in thriller
DNAHM108194 | 1/19/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :143

Ahmedabad: Dena Bank edged out National Border CC by three wickets in a low-scoring thriller in the CK Patel T20 Championship on Tuesday.Devarsh Panchal and Ajay Vacheta helped National Border CC score 128 for 8 after the team elected to bat first

Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Rai and Shah share first round lead
DNAHM108195 | 1/19/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Dna Correspondent | WC :163

Ahmedabad: Delhi golfers Himmat Singh Rai and Ikramuddin Shah shot scores of three-under-69 to be tied for the first round lead at the PGTI’s Final Qualifying Stage for the 2017 season being held at Kensville Golf & Country Club on Tuesday.Whi

Add To LightboxCalculate Price