Page 3 - Aritra Mukherjee- Read all stories from Aritra Mukherjee | Hindustan Times
Aritra Mukherjee

Aritra Mukherjee, who happens to be a journalist, is in an eternal relationship with food and sleep. He can, however, sacrifice both or at least the latter for his love-affair with cricket. 'He said,' 'he added,' 'he signed off' are some of his favourite phrases. When not juggling between food, sleep and cricket, he wastes time by surfing OTT platforms.

Articles by Aritra Mukherjee

‘Have some faith in Dravid, Rohit’: Ex-India cricketer slams Karthik's critics

Former India cricketer Maninder Singh feels one needs to back the thought process India head coach Rahul Dravid, captain Rohit Sharma and the selectors have for Dinesh Karthik.

India's Dinesh Karthik(Action Images via Reuters)
Published on Aug 13, 2022 01:25 PM IST

'Ben Stokes wouldn't mind if Virat Kohli leads India in Rohit's absence'

Graeme Swann said current England captain Ben Stokes wouldn't mind if Kohli leads India in Birmingham as it would provide him the ideal scenario to compare his leadership with that of Joe Root who was the skipper of England when India toured here last year.

Will Virat Kohli be Ben Stokes' counterpart for the Edgbaston Test? (Getty)
Updated on Jun 28, 2022 07:41 AM IST
By, New Delhi

Shreyas Iyer backs off against pacers, to go forward

The India batter is seen as weaker facing the short ball, but coaches point out his numbers as well as the work he has done to iron out issue

Shreyas Iyer during the 2nd T20I match between India and South Africa at Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on Sunday. (ANI)
Published on Jun 12, 2022 08:35 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Can't ask them to drop Rohit Sharma or KL Rahul and prefer me as opener: Ishan

Ishan Kishan slammed a brilliant 76 off 48 balls in the first T20I against South Africa but the visitors secured a seven-wicket win in Delhi.

Ishan Kishan(PTI)
Published on Jun 10, 2022 07:07 AM IST

Deepak Hooda can be India's surprise for SA's Rabada, Nortje. Here's why

Deepak Hooda was being prepped for the bouncer barrage he might receive against Kagiso Rabada, Marco Jansen, and Anrich Nortje in the T20I series against South Africa on June 9.

India's Deepak Hooda(PTI)
Published on Jun 09, 2022 10:10 AM IST

'Haven't digested it, came to know an hour ago': Pant after being named captain

It was after arriving at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi for India's practice session on Wednesday that Rishabh Pant first come to know that he would get to lead India for the first time and that too on his home ground.

Rishabh Pant will be leading India for the first time on Friday. (BCCI)
Published on Jun 08, 2022 07:40 PM IST
By, New Delhi

IND vs SA 1st T20I: Bavuma expects batting conditions to improve in 2nd half

South Africa captain Temba Bavuma said that the ball stopped more than it spun during a practice match that they played on one of the side pitches at the Arun Jaitley Stadium ahead of their first T20I against India. 

Bavuma admitted that coping with the Delhi heat will be one of the
Published on Jun 08, 2022 06:03 PM IST

Fitter, calmer Hardik Pandya among upcoming leaders of Indian cricket

Hardik bowled non-stop for close to 40 minutes under the watchful eyes of Mhambrey, and further moved to fielding drills followed by another round of laps and sprints during his first training session with Indian side for the upcoming SA series.

Hardik Pandya during practice session.(HT)
Published on Jun 08, 2022 07:50 AM IST

'That's why he's been picked...': Dravid on Karthik's role in IND vs SA series

Ahead of the first India vs South Africa T20I in Delhi, head coach Rahul Dravid said Dinesh Karthik was selected for the Indian side based on his exploits as a finisher for RCB.

Dinesh Karthik looks on ahead of 1st India vs South Africa T20I. (BCCI)
Published on Jun 07, 2022 06:36 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Umran Malik full of steam during India nets but concerns remain. Here's why

India vs South Africa: Umran Malik, in his first net session as part of the Indian squad, bowled in full tilt but his lines and lengths were inconsistent. 

Umran Malik bowling in the nets ahead of first T20I vs South Africa
Updated on Jun 07, 2022 03:20 PM IST

Watch: Arshdeep's special yorker training in nets ahead of SA T20Is, no Hardik

Watch Arshdeep Singh's special yorker simulation training under bowling coach Paras Mhambrey's guidance ahead of India vs South Africa T20I series.

Arshdeep Singh' special yorker training was the highlight of India's first practice session on Monday. (HT Sports)
Updated on Jun 07, 2022 08:45 AM IST
By, New Delhi

IPL: Technical tweaks and a change in mindset behind Kuldeep Yadav's resurgence

Delhi Capitals left-arm wrist-spinner is the second highest wicket-taker in IPL 2022 with 13 scalps

Kuldeep Yadav celebrates after picking a wicket in the IPL 2022 match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Capitals(IPL)
Updated on Apr 21, 2022 09:47 PM IST

‘I’m sure I'd see him play all formats for India': Buttler's bold prediction

IPL 2022: Rajasthan Royals' batter Jos Buttler made big predictions for pacer Prasidh Krishna, saying that the young pacer will play in all three formats for India.

Rajasthan Royals' Jos Buttler(Mumbai Indians Twitter)
Published on Apr 05, 2022 11:51 AM IST

Ajinkya Rahane and KKR: The perfect player-franchise combo ‘hungry' for success

Rahane and KKR at the moment are almost the perfect combination of a player and franchise. After letting Shubman Gill go and not being able to buy Rahul Tripathi back at the auction, KKR needed a solid Indian batter at the top of the order to partner Venkatesh Iyer. Rahane was an ideal choice.

Kolkata Knight Riders' Ajinkya Rahane (ANI)
Published on Mar 30, 2022 05:05 PM IST

The Mohammed Siraj and Bharat Arun relation behind India's new pace sensation

The seeds of the guile that Siraj showed at Lord’s a few days ago were sown in the Old Hyderabad city but he needed someone to nurture. He got that in Bharat Arun.

India's Mohammed Siraj celebrates.(AP)
Updated on Aug 21, 2021 07:12 AM IST
ByAritra Mukherjee

ECB to play leading role in pushing for cricket's inclusion in 2028 LA Olympics

When asked to explain ECB’s role further in speeding up the process of cricket's inclusion in the Olympics, Tom Harrison said it is a big opportunity for cricket’s growth.

ECB CEO Tom Harrison
Published on Aug 13, 2021 03:55 PM IST
ByAritra Mukherjee

'Kohli has been vocal in letting Rahane, Pujara know what the situation is'

“Pujara and Rahane know what is expected from them in this Indian team. They know what Virat Kohli wants from them. He has been vocal in letting them know what the situation is,” said former India spinner Venkatapathy Raju in an exclusive chat with Hindustan Times.

'Virat Kohli has been vocal in letting Ajinkya Rahane (not in picture), Cheteshwar Pujara know what the situation is'(Action Images via Reuters)
Published on Aug 10, 2021 12:52 PM IST
ByAritra Mukherjee

'They convert broken road into highway': Gavaskar picks IND openers for 1st Test

India vs England: Sunil Gavaskar believes KL Rahul can put an end to India's opening woes and partner Rohit Sharma, who has emerged as the confirmed opener in Tests, for long.

Sunil Gavaskar.has named KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma as India's openers for the first Test against England(Getty Images)
Updated on Aug 04, 2021 11:44 AM IST
ByAritra Mukherjee

'No threats to his place': Nehra picks India's pace attack for first ENG Test

Nehra said if there are no injury concerns to any of them then Bumrah, Shami and Ishant should be India’s seamers in the series opener at Trent Bridge starting on August 4.

Ashish Nehra: File photo(HT Archive)
Published on Aug 02, 2021 07:33 PM IST
ByAritra Mukherjee

'Rahul Dravid taking over as full-time India head coach is likely to happen'

Former India batsman WV Raman said it is perhaps a matter of time before Rahul Dravid takes over as the full-time coach.

India coach Rahul Dravid.(Getty Images)
Updated on Jul 18, 2021 11:03 AM IST
ByAritra Mukherjee

'I'm jealous that India have them': Arnold names game-changers of IND-SL series

Arnold said India have the likes of Shikhar Dhawan and Hardik Pandya on their side but he would go ‘out of the box' and name Shaw as the player to watch out for in the upcoming three ODIs and three T20Is.

Russell Arnold had his say on the India vs Sri Lanka series(Twitter)
Updated on Jul 17, 2021 10:53 AM IST
ByAritra Mukherjee

'Surprising that an unwanted remark came from a great player': Ex-Ind selector

Raju, who has played 28 Tests and 53 ODIs for India, said Ranatunga was wrong to make such a statement as the touring Indian side has a group of players who can make it big at the international level.

Raju said Ranatunga's second-string Indian side comment was an unwanted one.(BCCI)
Published on Jul 16, 2021 01:46 PM IST
ByAritra Mukherjee

'Scores at lightning pace, can be India's next finisher after Dhoni' | Exclusive

Ahead of the white-ball series against Sri Lanka, Sivaramakrishnan, in an exclusive chat with the Hindustan Times, talked about captain Shikhar Dhawan, how important Hardik Pandya is to India’s chances and the areas Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal need to improve to regain lost glory.

Sivaramakrishnan said India batsman Hardik Pandya scores at lightning-quick pace(PTI)
Updated on Jul 16, 2021 09:37 AM IST
ByAritra Mukherjee

'Dravid, Dhawan will go with him': Kaif picks India keeper for 1st ODI vs SL

With Pant and KL Rahul with the Indian Test side in England, it will boil down to a choice between Samson and Kishan – the wicketkeepers in India’s young side - in the Sri Lanka series.

Kaif picks between Samson & Kishan as India keeper for SL series(HT Collage)
Updated on Jul 15, 2021 09:39 AM IST
ByAritra Mukherjee, New Delhi

'Even if India win 6-0 in SL, it won't make a difference to his spot in the XI'

Shikhar Dhawan has done enough to be regarded as one of India’s best white-ball batsmen currently and yet, even his biggest supporters would think twice before putting his name as Rohit Sharma’s partner in India’s opening match in the T20 World Cup.

Shikhar Dhawan: File photo(AP)
Published on Jul 14, 2021 08:24 AM IST
ByAritra Mukherjee, New Delhi

EXCLUSIVE: 'Fans need to cut Kohli some slack, India lucky to have him'

Does not winning an ICC trophy make Virat Kohli a bad captain? English cricketer Peter Trego certainly doesn't think so. In fact, the county stalwart is of the opinion that India are lucky to have a player Kohli as their leader.

Virat Kohli is India's most successful Test captain with 33 wins. (Getty Images)
Updated on Jul 07, 2021 03:02 PM IST
ByAritra Mukherjee, New Delhi

'Pujara can think of playing a few more shots': WV Raman ahead of WTC final

Former India batsman WV Raman shared his thoughts on English conditions, the Indian batting unit, the subtle change in approach that might help Cheteshwar Pujara and much more.

WV Raman feels Cheteshwar Pujara can do by playing freely to excel in England. (Getty Images)
Updated on Jun 12, 2021 09:20 AM IST
ByAritra Mukherjee, New Delhi

'Kohli, Shastri must tell Ashwin, Jadeja they can get wickets in WTC final'

In his only Test in 2014, Jadeja picked up 5 wickets while Ashwin in his lone attempt here in 2018, could manage only 3. But in both of those Tests, the opposition finger spinner Moeen Ali, picked up a total of 17 wickets, scripting India’s downfall not once but twice.

Ravindra Jadeja and R Ashwin.(File)
Updated on Jun 06, 2021 08:08 AM IST
ByAritra Mukherjee

Hesson names 3 uncapped Indians who can help RCB win IPL 2021

Royal Challengers Bangalore's (RCB) director of cricket operations Mike Hesson named three uncapped Indian cricketers - Rajat Patidar, Suyash Prabhudesai and Mohammed Azharuddeen - who he believes can perform really well in IPL 2021.

Rajat Patidar, Suyash Prabhudesai and Mohammed Azharuddeen will play their maiden IPL for RCB this year
Updated on Apr 01, 2021 09:36 AM IST
ByAritra Mukherjee

Exclusive Interview: Saha opens up on battle with Pant for keeper's slot

When the India wicket-keeper finally manage to spare some time for a chat – albeit with the permission from his daughter and wife, it didn’t take him much time to don the imaginary keeping gloves and gather the bouncer-like questions with utmost ease during.

interview India's substitute wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha reaches for the ball during play on day three of the third cricket test between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney, Australia.(AP)
Updated on Jan 25, 2021 09:56 AM IST
ByAritra Mukherjee
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • ...
Story Saved
Live Score
Saved Articles
My Reads
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Monday, February 26, 2024
Start 14 Days Free Trial Subscribe Now
Follow Us On