February 13, 2021 12:02 am
By maligning Jaffer, Uttarakhand cricket officials hurt proud legacy of a game that brings a diverse country together
February 13, 2021 2:40 pm
Mohammad Kaif writes: When did religion come in the way of sport? I have played for teams in UP, different zones across the country, India, clubs and counties in England, and never have I been made conscious of my faith
February 12, 2021 8:29 am
Wasim Jaffer, in his resignation letter dated February 9, 2021, had accused the official and selectors of favouring undeserving players.
February 12, 2021 7:55 am
The maulvi’s visit has come under the scanner in wake of Uttarakhand coach Wasim Jaffer’s resignation and subsequent allegations that he had “communalised” the team atmosphere.
February 11, 2021 11:24 pm
Wasim Jaffer has received support from his former teammates, including Anil Kumble, over the ugly row surrounding his resignation as Uttarakhand coach.
February 11, 2021 10:54 am
On Wednesday, a day after Jaffer, in his resignation letter, accused Cricket Association of Uttarakhand (CAU) officials of pushing “undeserving players”, the state unit's secretary, Mahim Verma, said he had received feedback from the team that Jaffer had “communalised” the dressing room atmosphere and “favoured” Muslim players.
February 10, 2021 9:35 pm
Wasim Jaffer was appointed as the head coach of the state team in June 2020. He had signed a one-year contract with CAU.
February 10, 2021 8:08 am
Wasim Jaffer was appointed to the position last March after he had announced his retirement from all forms of the sport. The Uttarakhand Cricket Association is yet to accept his resignation.
June 24, 2020 8:32 am
Wasim Jaffer, the highest run-getter in Ranji Trophy, is set to coach Uttarakhand for one season. Earlier this year, he had announced retirement after playing for over two decades.
June 15, 2020 2:38 pm
Wasim Jaffer wants a rejigged domestic season to ensure that the players get enough breaks and are not rushed into tournaments
February 11, 2021 2:19 pm
If there is someone who can be called India’s ‘Mr Cricket’, it has to be Jaffer. Ten victorious Ranji finals; the highest scorer in the history of the Ranji, the Duleep and the Irani Trophies — and, at one point, even of the limited-overs Vijay Hazare tournament.
March 07, 2020 4:10 pm
Wasim Jaffer on Saturday announced retirement from all forms of cricket, drawing curtains on his illustrious career spanning over two decades.