Chetan Chauhan

  • Former India players 'surprised' at Gautam Gambhir's exclusion January 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Former India opener and chairman of DDCA selection committee Chetan Chauhan expressed his "shock and disappointment" at the exclusion of senior opener Gautam Gambhir from the 30-member probables list for the World T20 in Bangladesh. "I am surprised and shocked that Gautam is not there in the 30-member list....
  • Viru's confusion affected his batting, says Chetan Chauhan January 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Virender Sehwag's "confusion with his batting slot" badly affected his game in the current Ranji Trophy season, according to DDCA's chairman of selectors Chetan Chauhan who on Thursday said the veteran batsman should consider reverting to the opening position. "Make no mistake, Virender Sehwag is a great cricketer. I...
  • Bishan Singh Bedi panel crashes to defeat in DDCA polls December 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Sneh Prakash Bansal and his panel on Monday swept the DDCA polls with a landslide victory over former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi's faction by procuring more than 70 per cent of the votes. "The final results will be out in the evening but we have won the elections....
  • Tendulkar still has hunger for cricket: Chetan Chauhan September 11, 2013

    Patna: Amid speculations on retirement of Sachin Tendulkar, former Test cricketer Chetan Chauhan on Wednesday said the veteran batsman still had hunger for runs and was the best judge when to call it a day. "Tendulkar still has hunger to play cricket," Chauhan told PTI. Chauhan, who partnered with legendary cricketer...
  • Srinivasan should not be BCCI chief till probe is on: Chetan Chauhan May 30, 2013

    Even as pressure mounts on BCCI chief N Srinivasan to step down, former cricketer Chetan Chauhan said he should resign till probe in the IPL scandal is going on. "If Gurunath is exonerated, then he can come back into the BCCI," he said. ...
  • Bad blood: India-Australia cricket controversies February 21, 2013

    It's not just the quality of contests between bat and ball that have made India versus Australia arguably the greatest rivalry of recent times. There have been many ugly, heated and controversial moments on and off the field that have added to the drama and intensity of Test matches between...
  • Dew may force a noon start to Indo-Pak Kotla ODI November 29, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) has asked the Indian cricket board to consider an early start to the third and last On-Day International (ODI) against Pakistan at the Ferozeshah Kotla on January 6 in view of the heavy winter dew so as to negate an unfair...
  • Chauhan, Dahia retain their roles with Delhi July 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Former India batsman and DDCA vice-president Chetan Chauhan will continue to be the chairman of the selection committee, while Vijay Dahia has been retained as coach of the Delhi team for the 2012-13 domestic season. Besides Chauhan, the committee will comprise of Rakesh Shukla, Nikhil Chopra, Bantu Singh and...
  • BCCI awards 16 former players May 25, 2012

    Chennai: As a part of its one-time benefit payments, the BCCI on Friday presented cheques to the country's 16 former international and domestic players who have served Indian cricket with distinction over the years. Former India skipper Kris Srikkanth, Madan Lal, Chetan Chauhan and Salim Durani, among others, were awarded...
  • Ex-players say Sachin will score 100th ton soon December 27, 2011

    New Delhi: The record 100th international century may have eluded Sachin Tendulkar once again, but former India cricketers believe that it's just a matter of time before the champion batsman reaches the milestone. "It's disappointing that Tendulkar missed the century once again. It's unfortunate, but hopefully he gets it in the...
  • Know Your Neta: Chetan Chauhan May 1, 2009

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  • 'Aussies shocked to find Indians can talk back' January 5, 2008

    Sydney: The Indian team management is ready to defend Harbhajan Singh when the ICC hearing on the charge of racial abuse against the Indian off-spinner takes place on Sunday. In an exclusive chat with CNN-IBN's Sports Editor Gaurav Kalra, India manager Chetan Chauhan defended Harbhajan and also said that the...
  • Cricketer, top bureaucrat share date with history August 15, 2007

    New Delhi: Two individuals, both as old as independent India—or as they like to put it, slightly older—born in June and July of 1947. One went on to become a national cricketer, and the other the first ever Muslim to pass the IAS examination. He is today the Election Commissioner....
  • Chauhan's aim is to make Delhi win August 30, 2006

    New Delhi: Former Indian opener Chetan Chauhan has been appointed as the new coach of the Delhi Ranji team. He will take over from Madan Lal at the end of this season. Delhi's Ranji performance in the last couple of seasons have been rather dismal, failing to even reach the...