TEST CAPTAINCY

  • Not the right time for 'Quit Dhoni' movement August 19, 2014

    You change a captain on performance grounds in two cases: (a) if he continues to fail as a skipper after his appointment or (b) when a proven leader hits a downward slide, fails to lift the team out of the hole and there's someone capable waiting in the wings to...
  • Will split captaincy address Team India's woes? February 19, 2014

    Ten defeats in 15 overseas Tests without a win in over two and a half years is a cause of concern for any team whether in transition or not. And India are now suffering what Australia did after the exodus of Shane Warne, Glenn McGrath, Steve Waugh and Adam...
  • Dhoni doesn't deserve a place in Test side: Venkat December 11, 2012

    Former selector Raja Venkat said MS Dhoni should be removed as Test captain, toeing the line with Kris Srikkanth and Mohinder Amarnath. ...
  • Designation is just a word: Gautam Gambhir June 2, 2012

    New Delhi: In part two of his interview with CNNIBN's sports editor Gaurav Kalra, Gautam Gambhir opens up on how he still cannot pick his KKR teammate Sunil Narine, why the IPL cannot be dragged down because of a few individuals, why the India captaincy isn't the endall of his...