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India and England start as favourites in ICC World Cup 2019: VVS Laxman

India begin their World Cup campaign on June 5 while England face Australia in the opening match of the tournament on May 30. 

VVS Laxman's 281 is the greatest innings played by an Indian cricketer, says Rahul Dravid

Rahul Dravid lavished praise at VVS Laxman's stroke-making capabilities during the epic knock that provided the foundation for India's historic victory over Australia.


Coach, captain need to ensure players feel wanted when chips are down, says VVS Laxman

When the going gets tough – like after the second Test in Perth which India lost by 146 runs — it is the responsibility of the team management to instill confidence in each player, Laxman believes.

VVS Laxman's 281 in Eden Test saved my career, reveals Sourav Ganguly

The win also halted the Steve Waugh-led side's record 16 consecutive victories, giving a new direction to the Ganguly-led Team India.

'He has got it all wrong': VVS Laxman responds to Justin Langer's jibe on Virat Kohli's celebrations

The Australia coach Justin Langer, in an interview to FOX, said that Australian cricketers would be judged differently if they celebrate the way Virat Kohli does.

I asked team to pack bags and leave Australia after the 2007-08 Sydney Test: VVS Laxman

Laxman warmed up a cold winter evening in the national capital with several such anecdotes as he unveiled his autobiography titled aptly '281 and Beyond' in the presence of a galaxy of his former team-mates and mentors.


I wanted Indian team to return home after Sydney Test: VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman said he had a lot of negativity after failing to retire with a win against Australia Down Under in a four Test series in 2011–12.

Greg Chappell did not know how to run international team: VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman, in his autobiography, reveals that under Greg Chappel team India was divided into two or three factions and there was a serious trust deficit. 

VVS Laxman reveals he was not fit enough to play 2001 Eden Test against Australia

VVS Laxman is best remembered for his match-winning 281 against Australia at the Eden Gardens in 2001.

India vs Australia: 281 was memorable but 167 at Sydney was career-defining, says VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman handpicked his maiden century against Australia at Sydney in 2000 as the best of the lot out of his 17 Test tons.