rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 
Rediff.com  » News » Images: On cricket pitch, Akhilesh Yadav shows he's boss

Images: On cricket pitch, Akhilesh Yadav shows he's boss

Last updated on: January 21, 2013 09:27 IST

On cricket pitch, Akhilesh Yadav shows he's boss

     Next

Next

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav turned in a fine all-round performance as he led his team the Chief Minister's XI to a victory over the state's bureaucrats in a friendly 20-overs-a-side tennis ball cricket match at Lucknow's Le Martinier school grounds on Sunday.

Please click NEXT to read further...


Photographs: Sandeep Pal

     Next

On cricket pitch, Akhilesh Yadav shows he's the boss

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

The match was held on the concluding day of the four-day IAS service that began in Lucknow on Thursday.

Please click NEXT to read further...


Photographs: Sandeep Pal

Prev     Next

On cricket pitch, Akhilesh Yadav shows he's the boss

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

Wielding the long-handle to good effect the young chief minister hit a swashbuckling 50 in just 24 balls with three sixes and six fours to lead his side to a massive 193-4 in 20 overs.

Please click NEXT to read further...


Photographs: Sandeep Pal

Prev     Next

On cricket pitch, Akhilesh Yadav shows he's the boss

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

The IAS officers tried gamely to overhaul the politicians' total but fell short by 11 runs.

Please click NEXT to read further...


Photographs: Sandeep Pal

Prev     Next

On cricket pitch, Akhilesh Yadav shows he's the boss

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

Akhilesh Yadav, being the state chief minister, hogged most of the bowling. He bowled non-stop from one end, and though he was expensive, he took three wickets. His final stats were 10-0-75-3.

Please click NEXT to read further...


Photographs: Sandeep Pal

Prev     Next

On cricket pitch, Akhilesh Yadav shows he's the boss

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

No prizes for guessing that he was named man of the match.

Please click NEXT to read further...


Photographs: Sandeep Pal

Prev     Next

TOP photo features of the week

Prev     More

Click on MORE to see another set of PHOTO features...



Tags: PHOTO , MORE , TOP

Prev     More