[

cheteshwar pujara

]
PAGE 3
India's captain Ajinkya Rahane (3L) and his teammate Cheteshwar Pujara (C) walk off the field at the end of the fourth day. (Getty)

India battle on despite insult and injury

UPDATED ON JAN 10, 2021 08:01 PM IST
  • Indian openers Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill then stitched a second straight 60-plus stand, laying the foundation for an improbable chase, before the home bowlers struck.
Sydney: India's Cheteshwar Pujara reacts as he avoids a ball while batting during play on day three of the third cricket test between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021. (AP)
Sydney: India's Cheteshwar Pujara reacts as he avoids a ball while batting during play on day three of the third cricket test between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021. (AP)

'Pujara was 16 off 100 balls with no boundaries,': Ricky Ponting

By hindustantimes.com
PUBLISHED ON JAN 10, 2021 12:43 PM IST
Pujara also played 176 balls in his innings, and Ponting said that the batsman's slow innings put pressure on the batsmen at the non-striker's end, and helped in Australia's cause.
India's Cheteshwar Pujara is hit while batting during play on day three of the third cricket test between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021. (AP)
India's Cheteshwar Pujara is hit while batting during play on day three of the third cricket test between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021. (AP)

‘If you do that, your team will face consequences’: Ojha on Pujara’s innings

By hindustantimes.com
PUBLISHED ON JAN 10, 2021 08:34 AM IST
Former India spinner Pragyan Ojha also wasn’t happy with Pujara’s slow batting at the SCG as he commented that ‘cricket has changed’ and batsmen have to maintain a certain pace.
India's Cheteshwar Pujara plays a shot on the third day of the Third Test Match at Sydney Cricket Ground, in Sydney on Saturday. (Photo Courtesy
India's Cheteshwar Pujara plays a shot on the third day of the Third Test Match at Sydney Cricket Ground, in Sydney on Saturday. (Photo Courtesy

'Couldn't have done anything better': Pujara responds to critics

By hindustantimes.com
PUBLISHED ON JAN 10, 2021 06:40 AM IST
India vs Australia: Speaking to reporters after the third day's play, Cheteshwar Pujara reacted to critics and said that he can only play the way he knows.
India's Cheteshwar Pujara plays a shot on the third day of the Third Test Match at Sydney Cricket Ground, in Sydney on Saturday. (Photo Courtesy
India's Cheteshwar Pujara plays a shot on the third day of the Third Test Match at Sydney Cricket Ground, in Sydney on Saturday. (Photo Courtesy

India vs Australia: Have to bat in the manner I know, says Pujara

ANI |
UPDATED ON JAN 09, 2021 02:00 PM IST
India batsman Cheteshwar Pujara on Saturday said that the delivery from Australia pacer Pat Cummins that dismissed him is one of the best balls bowled in the ongoing series. Criticised for his slow approach at the crease, India's number three added that he needs to go about his job in the manner he knows.
India's Cheteshwar Pujara avoids a bouncer during play on day three of the third cricket test between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground.(AP)
India's Cheteshwar Pujara avoids a bouncer during play on day three of the third cricket test between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground.(AP)

Ricky Ponting not happy with Pujara's 'approach' during his knock of 50

ANI | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JAN 09, 2021 01:52 PM IST
Former Australia skipper Ricky Ponting on Saturday said that Cheteshwar Pujara's approach was not right on the third day of the ongoing Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) between India and Australia.
India's Cheteshwar Pujara reacts as he avoids a ball while batting during play on day three of the third cricket test between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)(AP)
India's Cheteshwar Pujara reacts as he avoids a ball while batting during play on day three of the third cricket test between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney, Australia, Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)(AP)

'Either open with Pujara or drop him': Twitter reacts to Ind No.3's slowest 50

By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JAN 09, 2021 09:35 AM IST
India vs Australia: Pujara’s fifty drew mixed reactions on Twitter but most were critical about the slow knock that India’s No.3 played, which many believed allowed Australia to put more pressure on the Indian batting line-up.
Tim Paine having a heated discussion with the umpire(Twitter)
Tim Paine having a heated discussion with the umpire(Twitter)

Angry Paine lashes out at umpire after Pujara survives bat-pad appeal

By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JAN 09, 2021 08:09 AM IST
India vs Australia: Tim Paine unleashed an expletive-filled rant at umpire Paul Wilson over the Decision Review System, asking for some “consistency” after India's Cheteshwar Pujara survived a close bat-pad appeal on Day 3 of the third test in Sydney
Cheteshwar Pujara of India celebrates after reaching his century during day one of the Fourth Test match in the series between Australia and India at Sydney Cricket Ground on January 03, 2019 in Sydney, Australia.(Getty Images)
Cheteshwar Pujara of India celebrates after reaching his century during day one of the Fourth Test match in the series between Australia and India at Sydney Cricket Ground on January 03, 2019 in Sydney, Australia.(Getty Images)

Sydney Test: Two years since scoring his last Test century at SCG, can Cheteshwar Pujara reach big landmark at same venue?

Hindustan Times | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JAN 06, 2021 07:07 PM IST
India vs Australia: If he scores 97 runs or more then Cheteshwar Pujara will become the 11th Indian batsman to reach the milestone of 6000 runs. He currently has 5903 runs from 79 Test matches at an average of 47.60.
Shubman Gill looked phenomenal on his Test debut and is likely to retain his place for Sydney Test.(Getty Images)
Shubman Gill looked phenomenal on his Test debut and is likely to retain his place for Sydney Test.(Getty Images)

India vs Australia: No fixed cast for India’s opening show

UPDATED ON JAN 03, 2021 07:44 AM IST
India vs Australia: Between Melbourne 2018 and Melbourne 2020, Mayank Agarwal is one of only three Indian players, along with Rahane and the erstwhile stand-in vice-captain Cheteshwar Pujara, to have played each of India’s last 13 Tests.
Australia's Tim Paine walks from the field after he was given out caught behind during play on day three of the second cricket test between India and Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.(AP)
Australia's Tim Paine walks from the field after he was given out caught behind during play on day three of the second cricket test between India and Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.(AP)

‘He didn’t look at enough replays to see all evidence’: Tim Paine tees off at DRS after contentious dismissal

MELBOURNE | By Reuters
UPDATED ON DEC 29, 2020 02:01 PM IST
Paine was caught behind for one off the bowling of Ravindra Jadeja, with the third umpire Paul Wilson judging he had edged the ball on faint evidence provided by the “Snicko” technology.
India's Ajinkya Rahane, left, celebrates after scoring a century as teammate Ravindra Jadeja watches during play on day two of the second cricket test between India and Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.(AP)
India's Ajinkya Rahane, left, celebrates after scoring a century as teammate Ravindra Jadeja watches during play on day two of the second cricket test between India and Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.(AP)

India vs Australia Highlights, 2nd Test, Day 2: Rahane’s century takes India’s lead over Australia to 82 runs

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 27, 2020 02:33 PM IST

India vs Australia Highlights, 2nd Test Day 2: Ajinkya Rahane lead from the front on Day 2 as he smashed a century off 195 balls to take India’s total to 277/5 at Stumps. Ravindra Jadeja is batting alongside him on 40 runs. India had reached the score of 189/5 at Tea with Rahane and Jadeja on the crease. Shubman Gill fell short of a fifty on debut as Pat Cummins gave Australia the first breakthrough on Day 2 at the MCG. The big Australian struck again to remove Cheteshwar Pujara. India batsmen Gill and Pujara began Day 2 of the India vs Australia 2nd Test in Melbourne with an eye to take a healthy lead over Australia. The pair took India past 50 after the rub of the green went India’s way early on. Follow India vs Australia 2nd Test Day 2 scorecard

India’s Cheteshwar Pujara, left, and teammate Shubman Gill walk from the field at the end of play play on day one of the Boxing Day cricket test between India and Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground(AP)
India’s Cheteshwar Pujara, left, and teammate Shubman Gill walk from the field at the end of play play on day one of the Boxing Day cricket test between India and Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground(AP)

India vs Australia: India deal the blows on Boxing Day

Mumbai | By Sanjjeev K Samyal
UPDATED ON DEC 26, 2020 08:02 PM IST
India vs Australia: Ashwin dismisses Smith for nought, his first since 2016, as he teams up with Bumrah and Siraj to hand India the Day 1 honours in the MCG Test.

India announce playing XI for Boxing Day Test, Shubman Gill and Mohammed Siraj to make debuts

New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 25, 2020 12:10 PM IST
India vs Australia: India made four changes - two of them forced - to their playing XI which lost in Adelaide. Gill replaced an out-of-form Prithvi Shaw and will open the batting with Mayank Agarwal.
Australian cricketing great Shane Warne(AFP)
Australian cricketing great Shane Warne(AFP)

‘India have class players but Australia will blow them away in Melbourne’: Shane Warne

New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 24, 2020 12:57 PM IST
India vs Australia: India were bowled out for 36 - their lowest score in Test cricket in the 2nd innings of the day-night Test as Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood ran through India’s batting line-up in the first session of Day 3. Warne, however said the likes of Ajinkya Rahane, Cheteshwar Pujara and KL Rahul are class acts.
Photo of Cheteshwar Pujara (L) and Ajinkya Rahane (R)(HT Collage)
Photo of Cheteshwar Pujara (L) and Ajinkya Rahane (R)(HT Collage)

India vs Australia: ‘In these times of crisis, it’s going to be big’, Deep Dasgupta calls it ‘make-or-break series’ for Rahane, Pujara

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 24, 2020 08:10 AM IST
Ajinkya Rahane hasn’t done much with the bat this year in the longest format of the game. He has played 3 Test matches in 2020 and scored just 133 runs, at an average of just over 22.
India's Virat Kohli, center, shakes hands with Australian players on the third day of their cricket test match at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide, Australia, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020. Australia won the match. (AP Photo/David Mariuz)(AP)
India's Virat Kohli, center, shakes hands with Australian players on the third day of their cricket test match at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide, Australia, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020. Australia won the match. (AP Photo/David Mariuz)(AP)

India vs Australia: Test match batting is all about correct technique and temperament, says Mohammad Kaif on India’s Adelaide horror show

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 22, 2020 11:45 AM IST
India vs Australia: Cheteshwar Pujara and Virat Kohli’s dour resistance had propelled India to a fighting total in the first innings and the same was expected in the second.
Australia's Pat Cummins, right, celebrates the wicket of India's Cheteshwar Pujara, left, on the third day of their cricket test match at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide, Australia, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020. (AP Photo/David Mairuz)(AP)
Australia's Pat Cummins, right, celebrates the wicket of India's Cheteshwar Pujara, left, on the third day of their cricket test match at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide, Australia, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020. (AP Photo/David Mairuz)(AP)

India vs Australia: ‘We could challenge his defence’ - Pat Cummins explains how Aussies tackled Cheteshwar Pujara in Adelaide

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 20, 2020 02:50 PM IST
India vs Australia: Speaking to reporters, Cummins explained how the Aussies tackled the Cheteshwar Pujara threat
The scoreboard shows the fall of India's wickets near the end of their second innings against Australia on the third day of their cricket test match at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide, Australia, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020.(AP)
The scoreboard shows the fall of India's wickets near the end of their second innings against Australia on the third day of their cricket test match at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide, Australia, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020.(AP)

India vs Australia: ‘My dosa claimed six wickets today’ - India’s lowest Test score of 36 sets Twitter on fire

New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 19, 2020 12:39 PM IST
Netizens took some time to come to grips with the sudden turn of events in the day-night Test but when they did all hell broke loose. Here are some of the reactions shared on Twitter after India’s lowest recorded total of 36 in Test cricket.
India's not-out batsmen Jasprit Bumrah, left, and Mayank Agarwal walk off at stumps on the second day of their cricket test match against Australia at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide, Australia, Friday, Dec. 18, 2020.(AP)
India's not-out batsmen Jasprit Bumrah, left, and Mayank Agarwal walk off at stumps on the second day of their cricket test match against Australia at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide, Australia, Friday, Dec. 18, 2020.(AP)

‘I would not have done that’: Former India cricketer not happy with India’s tactic of using Jasprit Bumrah as nightwatchman

New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 19, 2020 08:53 AM IST
India vs Australia: While many thought the move was sensible considering he was coming off a half-century against Australia A and India needed to protect Cheteshwar Pujara for a fresh day, there were some who thought India could have avoided sending Bumrah in.
India's Cheteshwar Pujara walks off after he was caught out for 43 runs against Australia in 1st innings during their cricket test match at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide.(AP)
India's Cheteshwar Pujara walks off after he was caught out for 43 runs against Australia in 1st innings during their cricket test match at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide.(AP)

‘Shane, call him by his name’

New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 19, 2020 07:13 AM IST
The legendary leg-spinner joked that Cheteshwar is too hard to pronounce (it’s not - Chet-Esh-Var), so he’ll just call him Steve. This wasn’t a first in an India-Australia series. In 2018-19, when India won their first Test series in Australia, former Test player Kerry O’Keefe had made fun of the man who was Australia’s nemesis.
Australia's Nathan Lyon (C) celebrates his wicket of Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara with teammates during the day one of the first cricket Test match between Australia and India in Adelaide on December 17, 2020.(AFP)
Australia's Nathan Lyon (C) celebrates his wicket of Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara with teammates during the day one of the first cricket Test match between Australia and India in Adelaide on December 17, 2020.(AFP)

India vs Australia - ‘He builds pressure’: Ricky Ponting heaps praise on Australian bowler

Hindustan Times | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 18, 2020 02:08 PM IST
Day-night Test: He picked up only 1 wicket in the first innings of the ongoing day-night Test in Adelaide but Lyon troubled all the batsmen he bowled to and consistently created chances against India’s batting mainstay Cheteshwar Pujara, before finally sending him back for 43 on the first day.
**EDS: FILE PHOTO** New Delhi: In this file photo dated Dec. 5, 2020, a model of the proposed new Parliament building, in New Delhi. (PTI Photo)
**EDS: FILE PHOTO** New Delhi: In this file photo dated Dec. 5, 2020, a model of the proposed new Parliament building, in New Delhi. (PTI Photo)

News updates from Hindustan Times: ‘Unity sphere’, tech dome in New India garden plan under the Central Vista project and all the latest news

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 18, 2020 08:52 AM IST
Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion at 9am. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
India's Virat Kohli, left, and batting partner Cheteshwar Pujara(AP)
India's Virat Kohli, left, and batting partner Cheteshwar Pujara(AP)

Virat Kohli lost his momentum as Cheteshwar Pujara was caught at one end: Brad Haddin after Day 1 of India vs Australia first Test

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 18, 2020 08:50 AM IST
Brad Haddin pointed out how a major chunk of Virat Kohli’s slow start had to do with Cheteshwar Pujara’s approach. Pujara was only 18 off the first 100 balls he faced and scored his first boundary off his 148th ball. He was eventually dismissed by Nathan Lyon for 43 off 159 balls.
A dejected Virat Kohli walks back.(Getty Images)
A dejected Virat Kohli walks back.(Getty Images)

1st Test, Adelaide: India’s day ruined by a run-out

UPDATED ON DEC 17, 2020 11:43 PM IST
India vs Australia: Advantage Australia after skipper Kohli, Rahane and Vihari in space of 18 runs.
Virat Kohli walks off the field dejected.(Getty Images)
Virat Kohli walks off the field dejected.(Getty Images)

India vs Australia: ‘I was amazed that Virat Kohli kept his composure,’ Sanjay Manjrekar says run-out will sting India captain till tomorrow morning

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 17, 2020 07:39 PM IST
India vs Australia: Former India batsman Sanjay Manjrekar was surprised to see Virat Kohli keeping his cool and not exploding at his partner after the run out.
India's Cheteshwar Pujara bats on day 1 of the first Test match against Australia in Adelaide.(AP)
India's Cheteshwar Pujara bats on day 1 of the first Test match against Australia in Adelaide.(AP)

India vs Australia - ‘Test cricket needs patience’: Pujara defends strategy on Day 1

Adelaide | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 17, 2020 10:14 PM IST
Day-night Test: Pujara, who scored a sedate 43 off 160 balls in India’s 233 for 6 at stumps on day one, feels that a first innings total of 350 would be very handy for the visitors. Asked if he felt that he could have paced his innings better, the Saurashtra man had an emphatic no for an answer.
Virat Kohli is stranded mid-pitch as Nathan Lyon runs him out.(Getty Images)
Virat Kohli is stranded mid-pitch as Nathan Lyon runs him out.(Getty Images)

India vs Australia: Virat Kohli run out after horrible mix up with Ajinkya Rahane - WATCH

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 17, 2020 08:55 PM IST
India vs Australia: Virat Kohli was on 74 and looked set for what could have been his first century of the year 2020 before a poor judgment from Ajinkya Rahane sold the India captain down at the other end.
Australia's Nathan Lyon (C) celebrates his wicket of Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara with teammates during the day one of the first cricket Test match between Australia and India in Adelaide.(AFP)
Australia's Nathan Lyon (C) celebrates his wicket of Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara with teammates during the day one of the first cricket Test match between Australia and India in Adelaide.(AFP)

India vs Australia: Nathan Lyon dismisses Cheteshwar Pujara for 10th time in Test cricket

Hindustan Times | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON DEC 17, 2020 04:58 PM IST
Day-night Test: The dismissal reaffirmed Pujara’s status as a Test match bunny of Lyon as this was the 10th time he had been dismissed by Lyon in the longest format.
SHARE
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • ...
Story Saved