Devendra Pandey

Articles By Devendra Pandey

Coach won’t pick his support staff

Cricket advisory committee will appoint head coach of Team India post Caribbean tour, while the selectors will decide thesupport staff.

Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah may skip Windies tour

The two Tests also begin India's hunt for the ICC World Test championship for the 2019-21 cycle with the final to be played in England in 2021.

‘You need to have a Plan B ready and it should be as good as Plan A’

In a chat with The Indian Express, former India captain and selection committee chief Dilip Vengsarkar spoke on various topics, including whether BCCI should pick only those former international cricketers who have played a significant number of international games.

India fitness coach Shankar Basu, physio Patrick Farhart to leave after World Cup

"Basu has informed the team management of not continuing as a trainer as he needs a break. So has Patrick. The Indian team will look out for their replacements after the World Cup and West Indies series," a BCCI official told Indian Express.

BCCI ethics officer says no rethink on conflict of commentators

The BCCI ethics officer, DK Jain, has refused to have a rethink on his conflict of interest order on former Indian cricketers Sourav Ganguly and VVS Laxman.

India Cements job delays Rahul Dravid’s elevation to NCA head

Dravid's contract as India Under-19 and India-A coach ends this month and if all goes well he will take charge at the NCA from July 1. Dravid's new role will make him the point man to groom the next generation of cricketers.

Sairaj Bahutule to coach Gujarat in domestic cricket

The 46-year-old, who had been involved with teams like Kerala, Bengal and Rajasthan Royals in a coaching capacity earlier, had wished to coach Mumbai and applied for the job.

Commentary or BCCI-IPL roles: World Cup TV experts face choice

BCCI ethics officer rules that multiple roles violate conflict-of-interest norm.

Yuvraj Singh Retires: Farewell, People’s Champion

For the fans on the terraces; Yuvraj Singh walking in to bat, marking his run-up or diving around while guarding the point region were reasons enough to bring the roof down. He thrilled them like few others, while orchestrating several memorable wins.

Rahul Dravid given NCA reins, will monitor junior teams and chart roadmap

Rahul Dravid has been put in charge of the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru, an all-encompassing role which will make him the point man to groom the next generation of cricketers.

Three Mumbai league teams want action against owner who approached player

MCA ad-hoc committee had a meeting on the issue on Thursday and has referred the matter to BCCI’s anti-corruption unit to take further course of action.

BCCI turns down RCB’s request for mixed-gender T20 match

The RCB had planned to conduct the mixed-gender game after the ongoing ICC World Cup. Even before the BCCI gave their approval, promotions for the game were being aired during the IPL.

Mumbai T20 League case: MCA meeting to discuss team owner approaching player to under-perform

BCCI anti-corruption chief Ajit Singh said that the investigation would begin once the MCA shares details about the approach as reported by the player.

Four years after Champions League folded up, ED asks BCCI to share all records

Those in know say that the ED notice spells trouble for the BCCI since the agreement between the three cricket boards (India, Australia and South Africa) was verbal — no formal agreement was signed for the tournament which was launched in 2009 and folded up in 2015.

Mumbai T20: Player says approached to underperform

Sources said the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) will soon pass on the information to the BCCI’s anti-corruption unit.

KL Rahul: I always knew that I will bounce back

KL Rahul talks about challenges the Indian team will face in England and if the controversy over the Karan Johar chat show changed him completely.

Wasim Jaffer joins Bangladesh academy as batting coach

Wasim Jaffer was approached by Bangladesh Cricket Board a few weeks ago and as per his contract he will be stationed in Dhaka for six months in a year.

IPL 2019 Final: The last ball, in Shardul Thakur’s words

IPL 2019: Chennai Super Kings fast bowler regrets not going for a big shot against Mumbai Indians’ Lasith Malinga on the final ball of the final.

Mumbai T20 league: Sachin Tendulkar’s son picked for Rs 5 lakh

Son of legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar, Arjun has played for India Under 19 team last year and been part of Mumbai junior team.

BCCI seeks Kings XI Punjab’s clarification on Ness Wadia

The Indian Express had reported on Tuesday that Wadia's sentencing had prompted the Indian board to consider the cancellation of his IPL accreditation and referring the matter to its ombudsman to determine if further action was necessary.