Thursday, Dec 01, 2022

Laxman Sivaramakrishnan


Not many leg-spinners have Test ambitions these days: Sivaramakrishnan

December 01, 2021 8:13 pm

Leg-spinners would form the core of a team's attack in the past. But since the retirement of legendary Shane Warne and Anil Kumble, there has been less impact from leg-spinners in the Test format.

Laxman Sivaramakrishnan says he has faced colour discrimination all his life

November 28, 2021 2:04 pm

In the past, other former Indian cricketers too have spoken about facing colour discrimination. In August 2017, India and Tamil Nadu opener Abhinav Mukund had raised this issue on social media.

Tamil Nadu: Former Indian cricketer Laxman Sivaramakrishnan joins BJP

December 30, 2020 3:00 pm

Sivaramakrishnan made his Test debut at the age of 17 against West Indies.

Laxman Sivaramakrishnan among three to apply for national selector's post

January 23, 2020 8:03 pm

The BCCI will be replacing MSK Prasad and Gagan Khoda from the current committee while Sarandeep Singh, Jatin Paranjpe, and Devang Gandhi will be continuing for one more season.

FICA to refer Sivaramakrishnan’s election to ICC Ethics Officer

June 28, 2013 3:31 am

The The controversy over former India leg-spinner Laxman Sivaramakrishnan's appointment as a players' representative on the International Cricket Council

FICA blasts ICC for 'ignoring' Siva's vote dispute

June 27, 2013 2:11 pm

The ICC had said it was considering a request by FICA to investigate allegations of improper influence by BCCI.

BCCI miffed as ICC raises possibility of Siva election facing scrutiny

May 13, 2013 1:27 am

Though the Indian cricket board has threatened to pull out of the Champions Trophy to be held in England in June,it is largely a knee-jerk reaction.

ICC to consider vote-fixing probe request

May 10, 2013 4:58 am

The ICC fended off allegations of vote fixing on Thursday and said “confusion” over procedures was the reason for a re-vote in a troubled election for one of its committees

BCCI has its way,Siva beats May in dodgy re-vote for ICC post

April 14, 2014 5:33 pm

The Indian board seems to have succeeded in imposing itself on the rest of the cricketing world once again. Laxman Sivaramakrishnan was elected as the players’ representative on the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) cricket committee Monday,after he defeated incumbent Tim May by a reported 6-4 margin in a controversial re-vote.

BCCI has its way,Siva beats May in dodgy re-vote for ICC post

May 07, 2013 4:07 am

After May won first vote,some boards said results were 'unacceptable'