KRIS SRIKKANTH

  • World Cup: Kris Srikkanth feels India should go with the best team against West Indies 2 days ago

    With three more games to go, India should not experiment too much with their team, specially against Zimbabwe, feels former India captain Kris Srikkanth. ...
  • ICC World Cup: South Africa must beat West Indies to breathe easy 5 days ago

    CNN-IBN's Kings of Cricket Ricky Ponting and Kris Srikkanth preview the crucial Pool B encounter between South Africa and West Indies. ...
  • We are not capitalising on the last 10 overs, says Kris Srikkanth February 23, 2015

    Former India captain Kris Srikkanth is of the opinion that India haven't scored that many runs in the last 10 overs and needs to play straight to avoid losing wickets. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: India's fielding has won hearts February 23, 2015

    (Former India captain and chief selector Kris Srikkanth, IBN World Cup Cricket Expert, is contributing exclusively for IBNLive Sports. Catch him Live in pre- and post-match shows throughout the ICC World Cup 2015 only on CNN-IBN and IBN7) Not often you find fielding among the top three bullet points contributing to...
  • 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: Rattle South Africa with spin, says Kris Srikkanth February 21, 2015

    (Former India captain and chief selector Kris Srikkanth, IBN World Cup Cricket Expert, is contributing exclusively for IBNLive Sports. Catch him Live in pre- and post-match shows throughout the ICC World Cup 2015 only on CNN-IBN and IBN7) MS Dhoni may be facing consistency issues with his pacers and mulling who...
  • World Cup: How team India will tackle SA pace? February 20, 2015

    One way of facing the pace attack is playing some positive cricket mixed with aggression, says Kris Srikkanth. ...
  • World Cup 2015: Can India break South Africa jinx? February 18, 2015

    Team India will take on South Africa on February 22, however during all the three previous encounters in World Cup, Team India was never able to register a win against Proteas. ...
  • New Zealand edge spirited Scotland in low-scoring encounter February 17, 2015

    The hosts narrowly avoided a major misstep in their first meeting with a second-tier nation at the World Cup, edging Scotland by three wickets in a low-scoring match. ...
  • 'PCB playing with the emotions of Pakistan people' February 15, 2015

    Former Pakistan cricketers lashed out at their team and the Pakistan Cricket Board for the lack of planning and strategy after they went down to arch-rivals India by 76 runs in their opening match of the World Cup 2015 at the Adelaide Oval on Sunday. CNN-IBN and Pakistan's PTV hosted a...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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. ...
  • India announces final 15 man squad for World Cup January 6, 2015

    Defending champions India have only 4 survivors from their 2011 campaign - MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Virat Kohli and R Ashwin. The rest of the squad will be featuring in the 50-over World Cup for the first time. ...
  • India have an edge over Australia at the end of Day 1: Kris Srikkanth December 26, 2014

    Srikanth is of the opinion that India have done a fair job by not letting the opposition score more than 3 runs per over and the visitors have an edge at the end of Day 1 of Boxing Day Test match. ...
  • I was never in conflict of interest, says Kris Srikkanth December 17, 2014

    "I was never in conflict of interest. I was the ambassador of Chennai Super Kings before I became the chairman of selectors," the former India captain said. ...
  • Game goes on but the probe also must go on: Kris Srikkanth March 28, 2014

    Srikkanth was part of a CNN-IBN panel of experts discussing SC orders, including Sunil Gavaskar's appointment as the interim BCCI president. ...
  • India had a great chance of winning both Tests: Kris Srikkanth February 18, 2014

    India had all the chance to win both the Tests in New Zealand but squandered the opportunity to extend their winless streak abroad. ...
  • Team India can bounce back in the Test series: Kris Srikkanth February 5, 2014

    Kris Srikkanth told CNNIBN that Test match is a different ball game compared to the ODIs and on paper India are a better team than New Zealand. ...
  • India should have won the Napier ODI: Srikkanth January 20, 2014

    "Anything around 300 can be chased but India lost wickets in the first 25 overs which restricted their scoring rate," said the former India captain. ...
  • Mohammed Shami bowled superbly on Day 1: Kris Srikkanth November 6, 2013

    Mohammad Shami picked up four wickets on his Test debut to which the former Indian skipper said he was impressed with the way he swung the ball. ...
  • Indian greats laud young Team India for CT success June 24, 2013

    New Delhi: The cricket fraternity on Monday hailed the Indian team's "tremendous achievement" of winning the ICC Champions Trophy with some former players raising a toast for captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni's ability to "rise from the ashes" and instill confidence in his young teammates. Former players spoke highly of the young...
  • Hope IndiaSri Lanka semifinal is not a damp squib: Kris Srikkanth June 20, 2013

    CNNIBN's expert cricket panelist Kris Srikkanth is hopeful the ICC Champions Trophy semifinal between India and Sri Lanka is not marred by rain and is a spectacle. ...
  • Experts back India as favourites to lift Champions Trophy June 17, 2013

    CNNIBN's panel of experts Anil Kumble and Kris Srikkanth believe that India are the favourites to go all the way and lift the ICC Champions Trophy for the second time. Both Kumble and Srikkanth said the Indian team has been completely dominating throughout the series putting up topnotch performances and they...
  • Dhawan has matured as a cricketer: Srikkanth June 6, 2013

    CNNIBN's cricket expert Kris Srikkanth showers accolades on Shikhar Dhawan following the Indian batsman's maiden ODI ton against South Africa in the Champions Trophy on Thursday. ...
  • India have a wellbalanced side: Kris Srikkanth June 6, 2013

    Former India captain Kris Srikkanth gave his insights on Team India heading into their match against South Africa in the Champions Trophy opener. Speaking to CNNIBN, Srikkanth said the overall batting and bowling combination packs a punch and is sure that India have gone with the perfect XI in Cardiff. ...
  • Has cricket board reached an eyewash compromise instead of cleanup? June 2, 2013

    CNNIBN and its experts discuss the outcomes from a BCCI meeting in Chennai on Sunday. The most important development was the Indian board's appointment of Jagmohan Dalmiya as interim president. ...
  • Is the gag on Dhoni by the BCCI justified? May 28, 2013

    CNNIBN and its experts discuss India captain MS Dhoni's reticence on the spotfixing scandal during a press conference in Mumbai on Tuesday night. ...