Indian Cricket Team

  • BCCI to speak to coach Duncan Fletcher on team's poor run: sources 13-03-2014 07:35 PM

    Stung by the growing calls for sacking the Indian coach, the BCCI, it seems, has finally woken up and has decided to speak to Duncan Fletcher shortly - sources told CNN-IBN. CNN-IBN has learnt the board has decided to speak to the under-fire Fletcher on the sidelines of the forthcoming...
  • Rahul Dravid best man to coach Team India: Sunil Gavaskar 10-03-2014 08:24 PM

    Former captain Sunil Gavaskar on Monday lashed out at chief coach Duncan Fletcher and called for his immediate ouster while suggesting the name of Rahul Dravid as the next coach of the Indian cricket team. "For me, Duncan Fletcher would get 1.5 in a scale of 10 as far as...
  • Is it time to show Duncan Fletcher the door? 23-02-2014 03:13 PM

    The concept of coaching has changed over the years as the coaches are no more considered background staff and in every way are responsible for a team's success and failure. India in the past had never been tolerant with the coaches, Greg Chappell's sacking comes to mind after India's early...
  • BCCI must quickly bridge the trust deficit it faces: Ayaz Memon 14-08-2013 03:50 PM

    With three back-to-back overseas ODI series wins, India are peaking at the right time for the tour of South Africa. Is the Indian cricket team shaping up well after a poor 2012? Cricket analyst Ayaz Memon joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue. Q. Will the IPL and...
  • Indian cricket has a bright future: Borde 27-07-2013 07:09 PM

    Mumbai: Former India captain Chandu Borde said India has such an abundance of cricket talent today that it can easily field two national squads of equal strength. "We have so much talent in our country today that we can easily field two teams," Borde said while inaugurating a cricket academy...
  • I will strive hard to bounce back: Harbhajan 18-07-2013 03:59 PM

    Chandigarh: Shocked at constantly being ignored by the selectors, off-spinner Harbhajan Singh on Thursday said he would make every bit of effort in the next few months to make a comeback into the national side. "I will strive hard in the next 2-3 months and do every bit to bounce...
  • India retain No.1 ODI ranking 12-07-2013 01:19 PM

    Dubai: India's back-to-back title triumphs have helped the World Champions retain their top position in the ICC ODI rankings following the annual update of the list announced on Friday. After a successful ICC Champions Trophy campaign in England, India also emerged victorious in the just-concluded tri-series in the West Indies....
  • India to open Champions Trophy campaign against South Africa 01-05-2013 12:28 PM

    New Delhi: India will begin their campaign in the the last edition of the ICC Champions Trophy with their Group B match against South Africa at Cardiff on June 6. The biennial tournament is being wound up as the ICC is unable to slot it in the crowded cricketing calendar....
  • Parvinder Awana: Conquering against all odds 10-12-2012 06:15 PM

    When the Indian cricket team was selected on Sunday, one man had particular reason to be pleased. Fast bowler Parvinder Awana has made a remarkable climb from the dusty bylanes of a UP village. ...
  • Dr Kurien and Yuvraj: Indians never cease to inspire

    The Straight Drive |  Sriram Balasubramanian
    This weekend was a bag of mixed emotions. On one side, I was elated to hear the news of Yuvraj Singh getting back to cricket...

  • Team eyeing three straight wins: Kohli 01-08-2012 12:30 PM

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  • Nike unveils new Indian cricket gear 17-07-2012 07:13 PM

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  • India needs change in mindset to revive Tests 29-11-2011 06:48 PM

    DRS: Directly Rajdeep Sardesai in the first installment of his new fortnightly column, CNN-IBN's Editor-in-Chief presents his ideas on how to attract fans to Test cricket. ...
  • No crowds at Eden: Is test cricket dying?

    Tonight at 10 PM Bhupendra Chaubey discusses with a panel of guests why did the crowds disappear in Kolkata? Is test cricket is dying? ...
  • Are Indian cricket fans unable to handle any criticism of Sachin?

    Tonight at 10 PM, Sagarika Ghose asks a panel of experts, are Indian cricket fans unable to handle any criticism of Sachin. ...
  • Indian Cricket team's pointers for businesses 27-09-2011 12:58 PM

    Ok, ok, so you do remember it all, dont you? That Dhoni six that sealed the World Cup. Those stories that appeared soon after about team spirit and leadership. And the paeans of praise for a leader who could do no wrong. Ah, those were the days. Suddenly, it seems...
  • Angry Harbhajan hits TV journalist in Bangalore 09-09-2009 03:31 PM

    He allegedly pushed the journalist after camera brushed against him. ...
  • Indian cricketers shocked, condemn attacks 04-03-2009 11:30 AM

    Reactions have been pouring in to express shock over Pak terror attack. ...
  • Nike dresses Indian team in brand new blue 22-02-2009 01:48 AM

    Also catch the glimpses from the FICCI frames 2009. ...
  • How Cyrus made Mayawati & Tikait friends 06-04-2008 03:24 PM

    Sydney: A tinge of grass left by the curator on the SCG wicket did the trick on day one of the second Test between Australia and India. Instead of batsmen making merry on a gorgeous sunny day, wickets fell like ninepins. India, after electing to bat first, were bundled out...
  • The Week That Wasn't: Indian cricket team's return 09-03-2008 12:36 PM

    Kolkata: The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB), which is awaiting governmental clearance for organising the Oct 25 one-day cricket match between India and England, is apprehensive of losing the match owing to procedural bottlenecks. We have been informed by the Public Works Department (PWD) that only after an inspection by...