Harsha Bhogle

  • '6 and 4 seem to have become the new binary code for Chris Gayle': 20 wittiest pieces of cricket commentary by Harsha Bhogle August 10, 2014

    Every diehard Indian cricket fan knows how commentary makes a difference in the game. For instance, every time you hear the Hindi commentary you might want to flip the channel or blame it for the loss of an Indian wicket. English cricket commentary reaches an altogether different level when Harsha...
  • Snapshot: OMG! Kapil Dev spotted wearing the trippiest pair of pants ever invented. Enter the hypnotic grid. July 22, 2014

    "Bet you never saw kapil dev in these trousers! at the botham charity day" tweeted cricket commentator Harsha Bhogle helpfully attaching a picture of the famous cricketer in what can only be described as the trippiest pair of pants man (or woman) has ever invented. Enter the grid, human. ...
  • Manna Dey's death: India's reaction on Twitter October 25, 2013

    Singer Manna Dey, whose versatile voice charmed fans of Bollywood cinema for more than 60 years, died in Bangalore on Thursday, a hospital spokesman said. He was 94. Here are some reactions on Twitter: Amithab Bachchan, Actor Manna Dey, stalwart of the music world, passes away. Flooded with memories and his songs....
  • 'India favourites but need to be wary of England pacers' June 22, 2013

    CNNIBN's cricket expert Harsha Bhogle previews the ICC Champions Trophy final between India and England at Birmingham on Sunday. ...
  • A report card of how the IPL 6 has fared so far April 14, 2013

    CNNIBN's cricket experts Harsha Bhogle and Shishir Hattangadi look back at the talking points in the IPL so far and what we can expect in the coming days. ...
  • 'HarbhajanSreesanth incident was unfortunate' April 12, 2013

    Cricket analyst Harsha Bhogle, who was consultant with Mumbai Indians at the time of the slapgate incident in 2008, shared his thoughts on the matter. ...
  • KKR, CSK, MI big contenders for IPL 6 title March 31, 2013

    Harsha Bhogle and Aakash Chopra discuss the chances of the big contenders to lift the IPL 6 trophy Kolkata Knight Riders, Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians with CNNIBN's Gaurav Kalra. ...
  • Is IPL losing its sheen due to too many controversies? March 30, 2013

    Cricketainment is back, and in the first episode Harsha Bhogle and Aakash Chopra discuss the reputation of Indian Premier League amidst the constant barrage of controversies and much more. ...
  • Australian cricket in deep crisis after axing of four players March 12, 2013

    CNN-IBN's cricket expert Harsha Bhogle discusses the crisis in Australian cricket following the sacking of four players, including vice-captain Shane Watson, for a breach of team discipline. ...
  • The idea behind this book is to look at risk in a different light: author Sonia Golani March 7, 2013

    Rahul Akerkar has a Masters in Biochemical Engineering from the US but is better known as a celebrity chef and owner of Mumbai's fine dining restaurant, Indigo; Manohar Parikkar went to the prestigious IIT, Bombay but makes headlines as the honorable Chief Minister of Goa; Harsha Bhogle is an alum...
  • Did Ravindra Jadeja really bowl the 'ball of the century'? March 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Ravindra Jadeja chipped in with a fine performance in Hyderabad by claiming 6 for 66 as India thrashed Australia by an innings and 135 runs in the second Test. Another tiding which will gladden his heart is that the legendary Sunil Gavaskar asserted on air while doing commentary...
  • Ricky Ponting to play his last Test at Perth November 29, 2012

    The former Australian captain announced his retirement on Thursday from all forms of cricket. ...
  • Watch: Viral video of boy imitating cricketers, commentators December 4, 2012

    A video of a boy imitating popular cricket commentators Harsha Bhogle, Ravi Shastri, Ian Chappell, Tony Greig and Sachin Tendulkar has gone viral. From YouTube to Facebook to Twitter, it's just about everywhere. Posted by Arun Raghavan, the video Kolkata based boy Sabyasachi Tripathy has got more than 707,342 hits...
  • Magical effort by West Indies: Harsha Bhogle October 8, 2012

    Harsha Bhogle hailed West Indies terrific performance in World T20 and also said that the way Caribbean nation celebrate their win is simply fantastic. ...
  • Manjrekar, Bhogle all praise for Laxman August 18, 2012

    Cricket commentator and analyst Harsha Bhogle and former cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar complimented VVS Laxman for his contribution to the Indian cricket. ...
  • Harsha questions Yuvraj's fitness August 10, 2012

    Harsha Bhogle told CNNIBN that he is surprised that selectors have picked him for the World T20 and he would not have picked him if he was the selector. ...
  • Veteran radio commentator Suresh Saraiya no more July 18, 2012

    Mumbai: India's noted radio commentator, Suresh Saraiya, has died in Mumbai. The commentary veteran, who commented on over 100 Test matches, the last of which was between India and New Zealand in Nagpur in 2010, was 76. A collegelevel cricketer, Saraiya made his commentary debut for AllIndia Radio in...
  • Lillee helped shape my career: Brett Lee July 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Australias fast bowler Brett Lee on Monday paid rich tribute to the great Dennis Lillee, stating that he was a "role model" for him and played a vital role in shaping his career. Lillee recently announced that he would be end his 25year long coaching tenure in India at...
  • Rahul Dravid on life post retirement June 30, 2012

    Rahul Dravid talks about his life after retirement during a charity show with Harsha Bhogle. ...
  • Tony Greig accuses Indians of 'whinging' June 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Former England player Tony Greig accused Harsha Bhogle of 'whinging' on Sunday after the commentator cum cricket expert tweeted his disapproval of the ICC Cricket Committee rejecting the alternative rain rule proposed by the Indian engineer V Jayadevan. Putting his weight behind Sunil Gavaskar who also on Sunday...
  • Gayle keen to play for West Indies again May 24, 2012

    Featuring in a CNNIBN show, the destructive lefthander also advised youngsters that their focus shouldn't only be T20s. ...
  • T20 and its effect on the future of cricket May 22, 2012

    Will cricketers around the world start choosing lucrative leagues over national duty? ...
  • Cricketainment: Pollard's hitting is unbelievable April 12, 2012

    CNNIBN's cricket experts review Mumbai Indians' 27run win over Rajasthan Royals in IPL 5. ...
  • Cricketainment: IPL 5 TV ratings don't say much April 11, 2012

    CNNIBN's cricket experts don't agree with the TV ratings that show that IPL's popularity is going down. ...
  • Cricketainment: Aakash Chopra sure of Yuvi return April 12, 2012

    CNNIBN's cricket experts discuss the possibility of Yuvraj Singh's return to the cricket field. ...
  • Makeorbreak season for IPL? April 2, 2012

    The CNNIBN experts Sanjay Manjrekar, Harsha Bhogle and Aakash Chopra feel that IPL 5 will be a big indication whether the tournament is catching people's imagination. ...
  • Kings of Asia: India or Pakistan? March 18, 2012

    CNNIBN previews the Asia Cup clash between India and Pakistan with their cricket expert Harsha Bhogle. ...
  • The great Wall of India retires March 9, 2012

    CNNIBN's panel of experts pay rich tributes to Rahul Dravid who brought his glittering career to a close on Friday. ...
  • Rahul Dravid to retire from Test cricket? March 8, 2012

    CNNIBN's cricket expert Harsha Bhogle talks about Rahul Dravid possibly announcing his Test retirement on Friday. ...
  • Harsha Bhogle on India's Asia Cup squad February 29, 2012

    "I would have liked to see something slightly different," said Harsha while talking to CNNIBN. ...