Rather than deeming the series as the first of the several overseas ones India are scheduled to feature in the next 18 months, the focus is squarely centred on two individuals (Virat Kohli and Ravi Shastri) and what effect the coach-drama would have on them.
A patient listener, Zaheer’s contemporaries and younger peers would readily confide in him.
BCCI re-hyphenates Ravi Shastri & Virat Kohli as the former is named India’s head coach while former Indian pacer Zaheer Khan is named as the new bowling coach. Shastri would be assisted by Rahul Dravid as batting consultant for overseas Test matches.
“Perhaps reservation for SC, ST in the team would have ensured better performance. What’s the harm in giving 25% reservation to these two categories,” said Ramdas Athawale Saturday
Virat Kohli reiterated that currently his side has a series at hand and that is what they are focused on right now. The process is taking place and that is something to be done by the BCCI, Kohli said.
The Sena said those mourning India’s loss in the final of the ICC event should instead have celebrated the hockey team’s victory over Pakistan on the same day
Dhoni is captaining a second string Indian team in the limited overs matches to be played in Zimbabwe, where he is going after 11 years.
Geoffrey Boycott feels teams at the highest level needs a manager, not a coach.
Mismatch between regulator and supplier: top brands not on govt radar.
Jagmohan Dalmiya and Shahryar discussed the future of India-Pakistan cricket, resumption of the bilateral series being the sole agenda.
Warning signs for BCCI as most bowlers hauled up for suspect action are age-group cricketers.
Indian batters got a glimpse of shear pace from the CA XI initially, but negotiated them with ease.
Sriram Veera speaks to coaches and finds out why the 26-year-old is destined to lead, while also listing potential pitfalls.
Team India’s flight did not even depart Singapore when they were originally expected to arrive in Adelaide.
The cricket board press release says, team selection for the four Tests in Australia has been postponed.