Sanjjeev K Samyal heads the sports team in Mumbai and anchors HT’s cricket coverage.
Articles by Sanjjeev K Samyal
Published on Jan 24, 2023 09:37 PM IST
His superb 128 at the Brabourne Stadium against Mumbai helped Maharashtra finish Day 1 on 314/6
Published on Jan 19, 2023 10:34 PM IST
Gujarat get bundled out for 54 while chasing 73, the lowest target successfully defended in first-class cricket in India
Published on Jan 16, 2023 11:01 PM IST
There are openings in the Indian team and the top contenders are making their move
Published on Jan 15, 2023 10:52 PM IST
His sizzling 166* and opener Shubman Gill’s 117 set up an ODI record 317-run win in the third ODI against hapless Sri Lanka for a 3-0 series sweep
Updated on Jan 14, 2023 09:27 PM IST
After the T20 World Cup and Asia Cup setbacks, picking the right set of bowlers is paying off as this Sri Lanka white-ball series is showing
Published on Jan 05, 2023 01:04 AM IST
The India batter talks about overcoming challenges for a solid 2022 and looks forward to a big year with the Australia Tests and ODI World Cup.
Published on Jan 03, 2023 11:26 PM IST
Defending a modest total, spinner Axar Patel held his nerves in the final over to give the hosts a 1-0 lead in the three-match series
Published on Jan 02, 2023 08:52 PM IST
After the T20 World Cup and Asia Cup debacles, a young side under Hardik Pandya will aim to impose itself against the strong islanders
Published on Dec 25, 2022 09:41 PM IST
Despite the 2-0 Test series win in Bangladesh, Indian shaky batters have plenty to ponder as the mega home series versus Australia approaches
Updated on Dec 25, 2022 08:31 PM IST
Their unbroken 71-run eighth wicket stand dragged India across the line with the three-wicket win helping seal the series versus Bangladesh 2-0
Published on Dec 24, 2022 08:28 PM IST
Mehidy Hasan Miraz takes three wickets in the final session as India need another 100 for victory with six wickets in hand
Published on Dec 23, 2022 11:10 PM IST
The visitors were struggling at 94/4 before the 159-run stand between the duo got them back in the game
Updated on Dec 23, 2022 10:40 PM IST
The 23-year-old J&K allrounder has impressed in domestic cricket this season but can he carry forward that form to the IPL?
Published on Dec 22, 2022 08:05 PM IST
The left-arm wrist spinner was India's best bowler in the first Test but couldn't find a place in the playing XI for the second match
Published on Dec 21, 2022 10:05 PM IST
Skipper KL Rahul took a blow on the hand during nets but is expected to play the Mirpur Test
Updated on Dec 20, 2022 09:34 PM IST
The wrist-spinner could be a regular match-winner for India but his performances haven't always matched up to his potential.
Published on Dec 20, 2022 05:35 PM IST
The overall fan turnout and interest during the India vs Australia series is a good sign for the Women’s IPL next year too.
Published on Dec 14, 2022 11:02 PM IST
The opener hit a fine half century but India fail to chase Australia's 172
Published on Dec 14, 2022 08:53 PM IST
Too many formats, too much cricket, botched-up recoveries or simply not enough fitness work?
Published on Dec 09, 2022 10:55 PM IST
Beth Mooney smashes unbeaten 89 as visitors chase down 173 to go 1-0 up in five-match T20I series
Updated on Dec 08, 2022 04:12 PM IST
Saurashtra have transformed into a formidable force and their captain has played a huge role in this change
Published on Dec 03, 2022 08:23 PM IST
The Mumbai batter found the going tough for a while but is now starting to find his feet again
Published on Nov 26, 2022 08:03 PM IST
Ridiculing will not help. The BCCI needs a plan and here are some that might help
Published on Nov 24, 2022 08:06 PM IST
N Jagadeeshan led the charts as a number of players on the periphery of national and IPL selection nets caught the eye during the group stage of the Vijay Hazare Trophy.
Published on Nov 20, 2022 12:24 AM IST
Outstanding in Tests and very effective in ODIs, the wicketkeeper-batter will be a fit in India’s T20 playing eleven if he rectifies his foot movement to avoid miscuing shots
Published on Nov 13, 2022 11:14 PM IST
The tame semi-final elimination in the T20 World Cup was due to poor planning and ignoring players who would have been far better suited to deliver.
Published on Nov 11, 2022 09:28 PM IST
The next T20 World Cup is in June 2024 in the Caribbean but the BCCI needs to start planning now.
Published on Nov 11, 2022 09:28 PM IST
Updated on Nov 07, 2022 10:54 PM IST
The prolific Mumbai batter says senior teammate Suryakumar Yadav only got better waiting for India selection and backs him to bat even better in the T20 World Cup knockouts
Published on Nov 07, 2022 10:11 PM IST
The India batter’s sensational knocks at the T20 World Cup is the result of specific preparation at his Mumbai club, says ex-teammate and current Parsee Gymkhana coach Vinayak Mane
Published on Nov 05, 2022 08:39 PM IST
The result sent England and Group 1 toppers New Zealand through while Australia, who also finished with seven points for a three-way tie, were edged out due to inferior net run rate.