Free Press Journal
  • Could have come 10 days earlier to SA: Shastri

    Johannesburg : Their weaknesses thoroughly exposed in unfamiliar conditions, India coach Ravi Shastri on Monday said Virat Kohli and Co. should have landed in South Africa earlier to acclimatise and called for more preparatory time ahead of future overseas tours.

  • Pandya could be a fantastic asset: Lance

    Cape Town : Former South African allrounder Lance Klusener says Hardik Pandya has the makings of a fantastic all-round asset for India.

  • South Africa takes control despite superb Hardik show

    Cape Town : Hardik Pandya stood tall amid ruins with his all-round prowess but hosts South Africa were still very much in command with a current lead of 142 runs against India after an enthralling second day in the first cricket Test.

  • MI set to retain Rohit, Pandya bros; Pant and Iyer likely for DD

    “Skipper Rohit Sharma is an automatic retention having led the team to three IPL titles. Hardik Pandya is one of the big match-winners and the interesting third retention would be Krunal Pandya,” a senior BCCI official in the know of things said on Monday.

  • Krunal Pandya wedding with Pankhuri Sharma

    Check out! Inside pictures of Krunal Pandya’s wedding function

    The senior Pandya brother, Krunal Pandya get hitched with girlfriend Pankhuri Sharma today in the presence of family and friends. Meanwhile, on Tuesday, Krunal hosted his mehendi ceremony in Mumbai. Krunal is the latest cricketer to join the wedding list after Zaheer Khan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Team India skipper Virat Kohli.

  • Star cricketers’ sons look to shine in U-19 World Cup

    Dubai : Past U-19 World Cups have seen quite a few sons of international cricketers in action and this time is going to be no different with Austin Waugh and Thando Ntini among those looking to display their potential in a tournament that showcases future stars every two years.

  • MS Dhoni celebrate Christmas eve

    India vs Sri Lanka 3rd T20I: MS Dhoni, Hardik Pandya celebrate Christmas eve after Lankan whitewash; see photos

    The former Team India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, once again finished off the game in style by hitting the winning run against Sri Lanka in third and final T20I at Wankhede stadium. Following the latest win, Team India celebrated Christmas eve wearing the the Santa Claus hats after India finished 2017 with their 37th victory in international cricket. And MS Dhoni was leading the party from the front.

  • Buoyant India eye series win

    Visakhapatnam : An imposing line-up and an impeccable record in this port city make India the clear favourites as they seek to clinch another series win against Sri Lanka in the third and final One-day International.

  • Shankar can be back-up all-rounder when we travel abroad, says Kohli

    Nagpur : Hardik Pandya is India’s first- choice seam bowling all-rounder and the team management is looking at young Vijay Shankar as a back-up all-rounder with same skill sets for tough overseas assignments, skipper Virat Kohli said on Thursday.

  • A long-time dream realised, says Vijay Shankar

    Chennai : A dream realised it might have been, but rookie Indian all-rounder Vijay Shankar on Tuesday said getting picked for the ongoing Test series against Sri Lanka has come as a surprise to him.

  • In Picture: Hardik Pandya, Yuvraj Singh, Jasprit Bumrah, Axar Patel sweat it out in a gym

    Team India’s fitness first mantra seems to have started a kind of revolution among the players, with everyone focusing on fitness and technical skills. Every player can be seen focusing on his fitness, especially after the Yo-Yo test becoming one of the most important criteria to get selected in the Indian team.

  • Focus on remaining No. 1 Test team: Jinx

    Right now if we want to remain as number one in Tests. Every series is very important. We want to win each and every series. We know the conditions here.” Ajinkya Rahane.

  • Check out: Aamir Khan meets cricketer Hardik Pandya at Indian Sports Honours 2017

    It was a star-studded affair at the Indian Sports Honours 2017 in Mumbai where celebrities from all sectors came together to honour sportspersons in the country. From Akshay Kumar to Aamir Khan, Anushka Sharma to Virat Kohli, Sania Mirza to Saina Nehwal, stars from all fields were in attendance.

  • Fans divided over Hardik Pandya’s new look; check out the pics and Twitter reactions

    Hardik Pandya plays cricket in his own style and carries that off the field as well. From some crazy hairstyle to a lot of bling, Pandya is certainly on his way to becoming a style icon of the country. On Saturday, Pandya posted a couple of pics to unveil his new look. Both posts were instant hits garnering over 35K likes and over 1,365 retweets. The pictures seemed to

  • Picked initially, Hardik Pandya now rested citing workload

    New Delhi : Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya was on Friday rested from the first two Test matches against Sri Lanka with the BCCI citing “heavy workload” as the reason despite his selection in the squad initially.