Ravi Shastri

  • SC to hear on BCCI's proposed probe panel today 22-04-2014 09:47 AM

    New Delhi: After the BCCI proposed a fresh three-member probe panel on April 20, questions have been already raised regarding the credibility of its members. The Supreme Court had asked the BCCI to come back with a new probe panel and suggestions regarding how they will go about the IPL...
  • IPL Scandal: Probe-panel member Justice Patel related to interim BCCI president Yadav 21-04-2014 08:25 PM

    In another major development in the IPL scandal and a day before an important Supreme Court hearing, member of the probe panel proposed by the BCCI, former Calcutta High Court Chief Justice JN Patel confirmed to CNN-IBN on Monday that he is the brother-in-law of interim BCCI president Shivlal Yadav....
  • Sanjay Patel walked out of BCCI meet after altercation with Shashank Manohar 21-04-2014 11:14 AM

    Kolkata: There was a lot of drama at the BCCI's emergent working committee meeting at the Mumbai headquarters on Sunday as an altercation between secretary Sanjay Patel and former president Shashank Manohar led to the former walking out of the meeting. The Baroda man was however persuaded by some of...
  • Lalit Modi demands CBI inquiry into IPL scandal 20-04-2014 10:50 PM

    Former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi on Sunday opposed the three-member committee suggested by the BCCI to the Supreme Court to probe the IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal and demanded an inquiry by the CBI. "There should be no compromise on new panel. Current proposed panel has Srini cronies on it....
  • Aditya Verma opposes BCCI's probe panel, Shastri's inclusion 20-04-2014 10:21 PM

    The unrecognised Cricket Association of Bihar chief Aditya Verma, who has dragged BCCI to the Supreme Court over the IPL spot-fixing scandal, on Sunday opposed the three-member committee suggested by the board to the SC to probe into the case. Verma demanded a probe by either the Central Bureau of...
  • BCCI forms new IPL probe panel, to propose it to SC 20-04-2014 05:20 PM

    The BCCI on Sunday came up with a three-member panel to investigate the IPL betting and spot-fixing scandal. The decision was taken at the emergency Working Committee meeting held at the board's headquarters in Mumbai this afternoon. Former CBI director RK Raghavan, former Calcutta High Court chief justice JN Patel...
  • Sachin in Parliament because of Sonia Gandhi, says Rajeev Shukla 12-11-2013 07:41 PM

    Congress President Sonia Gandhi had recommended Sachin Tendulkar's name for nomination to Rajya Sabha, according to BCCI Vice-President Rajeev Shukla, who also hinted that the government may consider conferring the prestigious 'Bharat Ratna' on the iconic cricketer after his retirement. Tendulkar became India's first active sportsperson to become a member...
  • Chappell hits out at BCCI for muzzling commentators over DRS 10-10-2013 12:28 PM

    Melbourne: Former Australian skipper Ian Chappell has slammed Indian Cricket Board for "muzzling" commentators over the controversial DRS and said he won't be working under the terms of BCCI during the seven-match ODI series between India and Australia starting Sunday. The Indian Cricket Board has laid down three topics and...
  • For Ravi Shastri, Srinivasan is genuine and politicians in sports fine 07-09-2013 10:35 AM

    Ravi Shastri was noisy as usual in front of the mic on Friday, but this time there was a hollow about the phony thunder he always tries to create. Still he has managed to create a buzz, with his callous comments. At the Dilip Sardesai Memorial Lecture in Mumbai on...
  • Shastri expects Tendulkar to play Lord's Test next year 06-09-2013 08:16 PM

    Mumbai: There might be intense speculation over Sachin Tendulkar's imminent retirement, but his one-time India team-mate Ravi Shastri feels the champion batsman is not quitting any time soon and is hopeful that he would play at Lord's ground next year when the national team visits England. "He [Tendulkar] will not...
  • Gavaskar is the best opener I have seen: Shastri 10-07-2013 10:26 PM

    Mumbai: Former India allrounder Ravi Shastri on Wednesday said that ex-captain Sunil Gavaskar remains the best opener he has seen in world cricket. Shastri paid the 'little master' glorious tributes on Wednesday after Gavaskar was inducted into the Legends Club as the fourth member on his 64th birthday. "Over the...
  • We don't pick commentators, clarifies ICC 06-07-2013 02:33 PM

    Dubai: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Saturday made it clear that it had nothing to do with the absence of former Indian captain Ravi Shastri from the panel of commentators for last month's ICC Champions Trophy in England. An Indian newspaper on Saturday reported that Shastri was not included...
  • 1983 WC win gave new dimension to Indian cricket: Kapil Dev 25-06-2013 08:05 PM

    New Delhi: Kapil Dev relived some of the moments of the 1983 World Cup triumph as India on Tuesday celebrated 30 years of their most famous win. Kapil, who led India to the win, along with his team-mates Sunil Gavaskar and Ravi Shastri, the youngest man in the team, walked...
  • BCCI president N Srinivasan booed by Eden Gardens crowd 27-05-2013 01:16 AM

    Kolkata: Under fire BCCI president N Srinivasan on Sunday night was booed by a capacity Eden Gardens crowd as his name was announced during the post-match presentation ceremony. The moment Ravi Shastri announced the name of the controversial BCCI president, there was a loud jeer from the 61,000 odd crowd...
  • IPL scandal: Why are the commentators silent? 24-05-2013 11:45 PM

    New Delhi: Despite the cesspool of a scam, the routine on the grounds of IPL 6 match venues hasn't changed in the least. The presenters have been just as bombastic, the cheergirls have been performing with just as much gusto, the song and dance routine remains just as much cheerful....
  • Watch: Viral video of boy imitating cricketers, commentators 26-11-2012 02:01 PM

    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...
  • No emotions when it's India vs Pakistan 30-09-2012 09:52 AM

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  • India in Sri Lanka: A brief ODI history 19-07-2012 04:06 PM

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  • Shastri lambasts Indian batsmen 29-01-2012 12:54 PM

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  • IPL: ED questions KKR-owner Shah Rukh Khan 08-11-2011 06:24 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan was on Saturday questioned by the Enforcement Directorate in connection with the Indian Premier League. Shah Rukh, who owns the Kolkata Knight Riders IPL team, was quizzed by the ED for over six hours. Earlier, former cricketer Ravi Shastri and ex-BCCI chief Shashank Manohar...