Venkatesh Prasad

  • Venkatesh Prasad bats for more Indian coaches in IPL 14-04-2014 05:34 PM

    Mumbai: Saying that Indians are second to none, former pacer Venkatesh Prasad on Monday advocated having more Indian coaches in the Indian Premier League set-up. Out of eight IPL teams, only Kings XI Punjab have an Indian head coach in Sanjay Bangar. "It is an Indian Premier League. It is...
  • Would love to be India bowling coach again: Venkatesh Prasad 11-03-2014 08:41 PM

    New Delhi: Former India pacer Venkatesh Prasad, who was sacked by the BCCI in 2009 as the country's bowling coach, Tuesday said he would love to return to his former role. "I would love to be the bowling coach of India again. It will be an honour," Prasad told reporters...
  • Venkatesh Prasad's role vital in 'Sachin Tendulkar Kadu': Director 22-02-2014 03:04 PM

    Chennai: Former Indian cricketer Venkatesh Prasad, who is making his cinematic debut in upcoming Kannada-Telugu bilingual 'Sachin...Tendulkar Kadu', will be essaying an important role of a coach, says its director S. Mohan. "Prasad's role is very important in the film. We haven't roped him in to capitalize on his popularity,...
  • Venkatesh Prasad bats for seamer RP Singh 13-12-2013 06:50 PM

    Kolkata: Former India pacer Venkatesh Prasad Friday said left-arm seamer RP Singh was back in his elements and should be considered for the tour to New Zealand. Urging the national selectors to set their eyes on RP, Prasad said: "He is taking wickets, but the only thing missing is a...
  • Venkatesh Prasad among Sri Lanka team head coach aspirants 08-10-2013 09:37 PM

    Colombo: Former India medium pacer Venkatesh Prasad is among the eight short-listed aspirants who could take over as head coach of the Sri Lankan cricket team, a top SLC official said Tuesday. Ex-Sri Lanka captain Marvan Atapattu, former opening batsman Romesh Kaluwitharana and another national player Ruwan Kalpage are among...
  • We depend on Chris Gayle to an extent: Venkatesh Prasad 08-04-2013 10:11 PM

    Bangalore: Royal Challengers Bangalore bowling coach Venkatesh Prasad Monday said his side depended on Chris Gayle to an extent but still have the firepower to win matches even without the explosive West Indian batsman. "The team depended on Gayle to a certain extent, but we still have fantastic fire power...
  • Bangalore Royal Challengers CEO Charu Sharma sacked 06-05-2008 10:42 PM

    Profiling the fourth of nine IPL franchises ahead of the competition's fifth season, we take a look at Mumbai Indians who, though arguably the most balanced side, have often fell victim to their own big-stage nerves. Having won the Champions League Twenty20 last year, they could come out a stronger...
  • Our bowling is a bit inexperienced: Prasad 14-12-2007 06:16 PM

    Lahore: Urging the Pakistani team to rely heavily on the spinners, former Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik said spin bowlers would play a decisive role in the upcoming World Cup, to be jointly hosted by India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. "Already we have seen in the warm-up match between Australia and...