Former India wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel's father Ajaybhai died on Sunday, the cricketer informed through social media. Parthiv, 36, played 25 matches for India in which he scored 934 runs, with 71 as his best.
Wriddhiman Saha believes that despite his 11 years of stop-start Test career, he has never had any bitter feelings of being left out in the cold at times
Parthiv, who featured in 25 Tests, 38 ODIs and two T20s for India, had announced his retirement on Wednesday, drawing curtains on a career spanning 18 years.
Parthiv Patel, who made his Test debut at the age of 17 years and 153 days, played 65 international games for the country, which included 25 Tests, 38 ODIs and two T20 Internationals
While Wriddhiman Saha has been a regular in Tests, India currently do not have a fixed wicket-keeper in the limited-overs cricket
Parthiv Patel's last Test appearance for India was in 2018, while the last time he played an ODI for the country was way back in 2012
Parthiv Patel completed 11,000 first-class runs during his stay and also brought up his 27th ton in the format
Former Indian and Baroda all-rounder Irfan Pathan joined the TV commentary bandwagon with the Indian Premier League last season. He was a natural cricketer and made a decent debut with the microphone as well
Royal Challengers Bangalore beat SunRisers Hyderabad by four wickets in their last match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 season at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru
Delhi Capitals (DC) beat Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by 16 runs in the 46th match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 at the Feroz Shah Kotla ground, Delhi to qualify for the playoffs
Parthiv Patel missed out on a deserved fifty, getting out on 43 off 24 balls, but he made sure that RCB get a good platform for lat onslaught against KXIP in the 42nd match of IPL 2019
Royal Challengers Bangalore will have to win almost every single game henceforth to stay afloat in the tournament. They will be facing an out-of-sorts Kolkata Knight Riders who have suffered three defeats on the trot.
The arrival of Dale Steyn will boost the RCB camp and their maiden win in this season in their previous match should aid the team in putting up more promising performances. RCB will have to win almost all of their remaining matches to make it to the next stage of the tournament.
After losing their previous 5 matches in this edition of IPL, Virat Kohli and Co. will be hoping to turn things around and pull that first win off the hat when they face Delhi Capitals
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India's captain Virat Kohli, left, and Pakistan's captain Babar Azam greet each other after the toss ahead of the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup match between India and Pakistan in Dubai, UAE.AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi
Hindu married women perform rituals during Karva Chauth festival in Jammu. Hindu married women decorate their hands with henna, wear colorful bangles and observe a fast to pray for the longevity and well being of their...AP Photo/Channi Anand
Married women perform rituals while celebrating the 'Karwa Chauth' festival in Amritsar.PTI Photo
Union Home Minister Amit Shah pays obeisance at the Gurudwara Digiana Ashram in Jammu. J&K Lt. Governor Manoj Sinha also seen.PTI Photo
Union Home Minister Amit Shah offers prayers at Gurudwara Digiana Ashram in Jammu.PTI Photo
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