Gundappa Viswanath

  • Ganguly ideal to coach Team India: Gundappa Viswanath January 3, 2013

    Kolkata: Former captain Gundappa Viswanath feels that Sourav Ganguly is ideal candidate to replace Duncan Fletcher as the coach of the Indian cricket team. "If Gary Kirsten can become India coach, why can't Ganguly? But it all depends on the BCCI and Ganguly to take a decision on this matter," said...
  • Gundappa Viswanath bats for captain Dhoni January 2, 2013

    Kolkata: Batting for skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, former India cricketer Gundappa Viswanath on Wednesday refused to blame him for the team's dismal performance in the recent past and hoped Team India would bounce back against Pakistan. "The controversy on whether Dhoni should be the captain or not, will go on. It...
  • Four former cricketers to get one-time benefit August 22, 2012

    Chennai: The BCCI on Wednesday decided to extend its one-time benefit scheme to four former Test cricketers, including Mohinder Amarnath, during their Working Committee meeting here. "The BCCI's Working Committee met in Chennai earlier on Wednesday. It was decided to extend the One-time benefit to cricketers who retired after 2003-04, but...
  • Cricketer Vishwanath to be honoured for lifetime work September 17, 2009

    New Delhi: The Castrol awards for cricketing excellence are among the most cherished honours in the game in the country. This year's ceremony is to be held in Mumbai on Thursday and among the men who will be honoured, is the legendary Gundappa Viswanath. He will be honoured with the...