SANJAY MANJREKAR

  • Spinners may play major role in IPL: Sanjay Manjrekar April 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Spinners may have a "major role" to play in the Indian Premier League with the first leg of tournament staged in the UAE expected to have "typical sub-continent" wickets, according to cricketer-turned commentator Sanjay Manjrekar. "Spinners may have a major role to play. It will be a typical sub-continent...
  • Oops! Sanjay Manjrekar accidentally tweets displeasure with Star October 9, 2013

    Cricketercumcommentator Sanjay Manjrekar was caught in an embarrassing situation on Tuesday when the former Indian batsman published an intended Direct Message to IPL CEO Sundar Raman as a tweet, creating a buzz. In the tweet, Manjrekar who is fairly active on social media told Raman that he is no...
  • Restoring credibility of the game utmost important: Rahul Dravid August 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Indian captain Rahul Dravid on Monday expressed anguish over the recent IPL spotfixing scandal and its fallout, saying that restoring the credibility of the game was of utmost importance failing which cricketers may lose respect of their fans. BCCI has been faced with a serious credibility crisis ever...
  • What next for Sachin Tendulkar after Australia whitewash? March 25, 2013

    "Having played the full home season, it's almost now an obligation for Tendulkar to go to South Africa," feels Sanjay Manjrekar. ...
  • Is Ponting the greatest Aussie batsman after Bradman? November 29, 2012

    Ricky Ponting announced on Thursday that he will retire after the third Test against South Africa in Perth. ...
  • Is Ricky Ponting the greatest Aussie batsman after Don Bradman? November 29, 2012

    Ricky Ponting announced on Thursday that he will retire after the third Test against South Africa in Perth. ...
  • Tendulkar not finished yet, says Manjrekar September 5, 2012

    New Delhi: With age not on his side, Sachin Tendulkar has become vulnerable to full length deliveries but he is "not finished" as yet and is still good enough to score runs at the highest level, feels former cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar. Tendulkar, 39, was bowled thrice in four innings in the...
  • Dhoni a master at using spinners: Manjrekar August 28, 2012

    New Delhi: MS Dhoni has never enjoyed a lethal bowling attack at his disposal; in fact, none of the Indian skippers has, with bowling never been India's strength. But former Test batsman Sanjay Manjrekar feels Dhoni is a master at getting the most out of his spinners to help India...
  • Ganguly worried about Yuvraj at World T20 August 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly says he has his 'fingers crossed' on the prospect of watching Yuvraj Singh play in the ICC World Twenty20 within six months of recovering from a cancerous disease. Yuvraj has been selected in India's squad for the tournament to be held next month...
  • 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. ...
  • IndoPak ties great news for fans: Manjrekar July 16, 2012

    The former India player was ecstatic after hearing that Pakistan will tour India for a short limited overs series at the end of this year. ...
  • India team for SL a happy merger: Manjrekar July 4, 2012

    Former cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar has said that Indian team for Sri Lanka is a fine blend of youth and experience. ...
  • BCCI to look into spotfixing claims May 15, 2012

    CNNIBN cricket experts are happy with BCCI's move to investigate spotfixing claims in IPL 5 on an urgent basis. ...
  • Cricketainment: Hilfenhaus made all the difference May 11, 2012

    CNNIBN's experts review Chennai Super Kings' win over Rajasthan Royals in IPL 5 on Thursday. ...
  • Manjrekar shocked at Tendulkar nomination April 26, 2012

    CNNIBN's cricket experts discuss the Indian government's nomination of Sachin Tendulkar for a Rajya Sabha seat. ...
  • IPL 5: Chennai Super Kings have a lot of options April 3, 2012

    The CNNIBN experts discuss the strengths and weaknesses of the nine teams playing in the fifth edition of IPL. ...
  • 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. ...
  • 'Kohli has provided some hope for the future' January 26, 2012

    Cricket analyst Sanjay Manjrekar feels Virat Kohli has shown the merits of giving the young, promising players a chance. ...
  • 'Indian batsmen will shine in Adelaide' January 25, 2012

    Cricket analyst Sanjay Manjrekar feels that India will get their highest score of the series in the Adelaide Test. ...
  • India's bowling not world class: Manjrekar January 24, 2012

    Cricket expert Sanjay Manjrekar analyses India's performance on day one of the Adelaide Test. ...
  • 'Selectors reluctant to get rid of seniors' January 23, 2012

    Cricket Expert Sanjay Manjrekar looks ahead to the fourth Test between India and Australia at Adelaide. ...
  • 'Lots of problems with India's batting' January 15, 2012

    Cricket expert Sanjay Manjrekar analyses India's woeful performance in the Perth Test. ...
  • Drop Laxman in favour of Kohli, say explayers January 8, 2012

    Mumbai: VVS Laxman should be the first veteran head to roll in a batting revamp if India are to secure their future in Test cricket, several former players have said in the wake of a second crushing defeat in Australia. India, who surrendered their world number one Test status during...