Thursday, Sep 29, 2022

Lakshmipathy Balaji


Explained: How back-spin makes Jasprit Bumrah's reverse-swinging deliveries almost unplayable

September 14, 2021 12:49 pm

Former India pacer and CSK bowling coach Lakshmipathy Balaji talks to The Indian Express about the two Jasprit Bumrah game-changing deliveries at The Oval.

CSK bowling coach L Balaji's testing positive inside bubble puts Delhi IPL games in fix

May 03, 2021 8:32 pm

Balaji, who is a regular feature in the Chennai Super Kings dug-out has gone into isolation after returning with two RT-PCR positives on Monday

'Which mask can hide virus in our minds?': Lakshmipathy Balaji on racism, discrimination

June 14, 2020 8:39 pm

"It's been 25-26 years but the scar hasn't healed," Lakshmipathy Balaji speaks about dealing with bullying, racism, and how forms of discrimination exist in all walks of life.

Balaji was more popular in Pakistan than Imran Khan in 2004: Ashish Nehra

April 20, 2020 8:19 am

Balaji, who played 8 Tests, 30 ODIs and 5 T20Is between 2003 and 2012, has also said previously that the 2003/04 tour of Pakistan was one of his greatest moments.

Lakshmipathy Balaji, the man who bagged IPL's first hat-trick

May 10, 2020 12:43 pm

Lakshmipathy Balaji played for two more franchises, KXIP and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in his career after his switch from Chennai Super Kings (CSK). He picked 76 wickets from 73 games in his IPL career.

Players are exposed to more matches through TNPL: Lakshmipathy Balaji

July 11, 2017 3:20 pm

The Tamil Nadu Premier League is set to commence from July 22. Hailing the tournament's success that began in 2016, former Indian bowler L Balaji has credited TNPL for producing some talented players from the state.

Ranji Trophy: Want to be mentor to youngsters, says Lakshmipathy Balaji

October 01, 2015 3:23 pm

At 34, Lakshmipathy Balaji has a new role, and new dream.

IPL 7: We are waiting for a special knock from Virender Sehwag, says Balaji

April 24, 2014 7:45 pm

Balaji said one "special knock" will turn things around for his former India team-mate.

Stint with KKR has helped in my national comeback: Balaji

August 11, 2012 2:42 pm

Lakshmipathy Balaji's comeback into the national squad after a gap of three years has been welcomed by all.

Quiet Knight Rises

May 23, 2012 1:12 am

Listless till the play-offs,Yusuf Pathan comes to the party with a 21-ball 40,to take KKR to their first-ever final