KIRAN MORE

  • CNN-IBN & IBN7 score big with contests around Cricket World Cup 2015 5 days ago

    New Delhi: CNN-IBN & IBN7 have throughout the duration of the Cricket World Cup brought a delectable fare of coverage on the tournament. The channels have launched a series of contests that allow both advertisers and viewers to take centre stage. Specifically, advertisers are being offered an exclusive opportunity to...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Kiran More reflects on the quarter-finals line-up March 18, 2015

    (Former India wicketkeeper and selector Kiran More, IBN World Cup Cricket Expert, is contributing exclusively for Cricketnext. Catch him Live in pre- and post-match shows throughout the ICC World Cup 2015 only on CNN-IBN and IBN7) The pool stages of the World Cup had delivered as it promised, with the...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Kiran More not game for tinkering with India's XI March 13, 2015

    (Former India wicketkeeper and selector Kiran More, IBN World Cup Cricket Expert, is contributing exclusively for Cricketnext. Catch him Live in pre and post-match shows throughout the ICC World Cup 2015 only on CNN-IBN and IBN7) While it is fair to say that batting has done the job for India in...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Good to see no complacency in India's game March 8, 2015

    (Former India wicketkeeper and selector Kiran More, IBN World Cup Cricket Expert, is contributing exclusively for Cricketnext. Catch him Live in pre and post-match shows throughout the ICC World Cup 2015 only on CNN-IBN and IBN7) The India vs West Indies match was totally dominated by bowlers. I didn't expect the...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Stay positive, be aggressive, play your game March 4, 2015

    (Former India wicketkeeper and selector Kiran More, IBN World Cup Cricket Expert, is contributing exclusively for Cricketnext. Catch him Live in pre- and post-match shows throughout the ICC World Cup 2015 only on CNN-IBN and IBN7) The start to our World Cup defence has been just brilliant. We are not...
  • World Cup Exclusive: India shouldn't let intensity drop against UAE February 27, 2015

    (Former India wicketkeeper and selector Kiran More, IBN World Cup Cricket Expert, is contributing exclusively for Cricketnext. Catch him Live in pre- and post-match shows throughout the ICC World Cup 2015 only on CNN-IBN and IBN7) After winning two matches of the World Cup against top teams back to back, India...
  • ICC World Cup: South Africa start marginal favourites against India February 22, 2015

    CNN-IBN experts Ricky Ponting, Kris Srikkanth, Zaheer Abbas, Anil Kumble and Kiran More preview the big Pool B encounter. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Dhoni shouldn't fiddle with batting order, says Kiran More February 21, 2015

    (Former India wicketkeeper and selector Kiran More, IBN World Cup Cricket Expert, is contributing exclusively for Cricketnext. Catch him Live in pre- and post-match shows throughout the ICC World Cup 2015 only on CNN-IBN and IBN7) MS Dhoni's experiment with Virat Kohli's batting position proved futile during the Carlton Mid tri-series,...
  • India vs Pakistan: Bowling, not batting, may decide the winner February 14, 2015

    The India-Pakistan rivalry goes way beyond the boundaries of the cricket field. Pool B of the World Cup gets under way with a match at the Adelaide Oval on Sunday that many players and supporters of both countries consider just as important as the final. Building up to the cricket's version...
  • India vs Pakistan: the most colourful of all rivalries February 13, 2015

    Not long after India wound up their first practice session at St Peter's College on Thursday (February 12) building up to their opening game of the World Cup, their opponents for Sunday's electric showdown touched down in Adelaide, their confidence high and their spirits buoyed by Wednesday's drubbing of England...
  • Ponting, Srikkanth and Kiran More play down Sri Lanka chances in World Cup February 12, 2015

    CNN-IBN panel of experts Ricky Ponting, Kiran More and Kris Srikkanth feels that Sri Lanka will not be able to make it to the semi-finals of the upcoming World Cup. ...
  • We salaam Pakistan for Sharjah but deserve Namaste for World Cups: Srikkanth February 12, 2015

    In three days from now, India and Pakistan will lock horns for the sixth time in an ICC World Cup, and the biggest question on everybody's mind is will India make it 6-0 or will Pakistan manage to break the hoodoo. Building up to the high-voltage clash, CNN-IBN and Pakistan's PTV...
  • Three India vs Pakistan World Cup moments you can't forget February 12, 2015

    The mention of an India vs Pakistan match-up at the World Cup quickly pops up images of Javed Miandad jumping up and down or Venkatesh Prasad giving a send-off to Aamir Sohail, and for those young minds whose cricket memory serves best from the turn of the century, Sachin Tendulkar's...
  • Ponting advises India to not think about defending the World Cup but winning it February 11, 2015

    CNN-IBN panel of experts discuss Team India's chances in upcoming World Cup and what should be their strategy going in the tournament. ...
  • Beating Pakistan will give India confidence: Kiran More February 10, 2015

    A struggling India will find wings and regain the lost confidence if they can manage to beat arch-rivals Pakistan in their World Cup opener, says former chief selector and wicket-keeper Kiran More. India have been going through a very tough phase since their arrival in Australia as they lost the Test...
  • Standout moments of WC: Ranatunga's jibe at Warne, Miandad's jumping jack February 7, 2015

    Cricket, with all its uncertainties, might not be the most talked about sports in the globe, but it does have its share of moments, both on and off the field. Sometimes our so called gentleman's game does not look so gentlemanly in nature, with the verbal spats and the odd...
  • An ODI win can't quieten the shouts for Fletcher's removal August 28, 2014

    Even as the future of coach Duncan Fletcher hangs in the balance and uncertainty looms large over the Zimbabwean's job with BCCI, former India players, including master batsman Gundappa Vishwanath are batting for an Indian to take over the national team's coaching reins. "We have so many greats to guide the...
  • Yuvraj Singh will always be a match-winner, says Kiran More March 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Former India wicketkeeper and national selector Kiran More has heaped praise on Yuvraj Singh by stating that Yuvraj is a proven match-winner and will always be for Team India or whichever team he plays. "From the day he started playing for India, he has been a match-winner and I...
  • BCCI must quickly bridge the trust deficit it faces: Ayaz Memon August 14, 2013

    With three backtoback 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 BPL...
  • Not seen a Test match till I played for India: Kiran More July 13, 2013

    Mumbai: Former India wicketkeeper Kiran More had not seen a Test match before touring the West Indies in 198283 with the Indian squad as understudy to Syed Kirmani. "Being from a middle class family, I had never ever seen a Test match before that tour," said the Barodaborn player here on...
  • Sehwag still has a lot of cricket left in him, feels Kiran More March 4, 2013

    Mumbai: Former India selector Kiran More on Monday said the form of underperforming senior opening batsman Virender Sehwag was a cause for concern and the selectors may be inclined to give others a chance in the remainder of the Border-Gavaskar series. "He is a quality cricketer. For me he is...
  • Kiran More slams Mohinder Amarnath December 13, 2012

    Former national selection committee chairman, Kiran More feels that Mohinder Amarnath's revelation about the BCCI president's interference in selection matters were "not in good taste". ...
  • Amarnath's comments not in good taste, says Kiran More December 13, 2012

    Mumbai: Former national selection committee chairman, Kiran More feels that Mohinder Amarnath's revelation about the BCCI president's interference in selection matters were "not in good taste". "I think it is a very confidential area. When you become a selector, you should know what are the rules of BCCI and its...
  • I was always with BCCI: Kiran More July 25, 2012

    Mumbai: Former India wicketkeeper Kiran More, who was granted amnesty by the BCCI working committee last week, on Wednesday said that he was always with the board despite having differences over joining the rebel Indian Cricket League. "I was always with BCCI. I started my career with it. I am happy...
  • India vs Pakistan: A series of controversies July 19, 2012

    Even as fans on both sides of the border hope to see their national team renew their traditional rivalry, lets take a look at some of the more controversial moments during IndoPak OneDay Internationals: Visakhapatnam 2005 Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly and Pakistan batsman Mohammad Yousuf, formerly Yousuf Youhana, had a runin during...
  • BCCI grants amnesty to Kiran More July 16, 2012

    New Delhi: The BCCI on Monday granted amnesty to former India wicketkeeper Kiran More, paving the way for his return to the fold of the parent cricket body and making him eligible for the onetime benefit payment. More, who had joined rebel Indian Cricket League (ICL), back in 2007 along with...
  • More wants to mend fences with BCCI May 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Former India wicketkeeper Kiran More is seeking amnesty with the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). More, who had joined the nowdefunct Indian Cricket League (ICL) back in 2007, was banned by the cricket board for joining the unsanctioned league. He along with Kapil Dev were...
  • Explayers hail Tendulkar nomination April 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Former cricketers on Thursday welcomed the government's nomination of Sachin Tendulkar for a Rajya Sabha seat, saying that it was a great honour and the iconic batsman deserved it for bringing laurels to the country. Former wicketkeeper Kiran More described the government's move as good news for the...
  • 'Makeorbreak chance for Saha' January 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Replacing the Indian captain in a Test match is not an easy job but former wicketkeepers feel that Wriddhiman Saha's calm demeanour could be an advantage when he dons the big gloves during the final Test against Australia in Adelaide, starting on January 24. "I believe this is a...