Dilip Vengsarkar

  • MS Dhoni, Duncan Fletcher to avoid media again 12-03-2014 10:55 AM

    The World Twenty20 is an opportunity for the Team India to return to winning ways after defeats at the hands of South Africa, New Zealand and in Asia Cup. But skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni will not have to explain anything to the media before the team leaves for Dhaka on...
  • Former players unhappy with Duncan Fletcher's attitude: reports 09-03-2014 09:52 AM

    As Team India sets itself up for the fourth edition of the World Cup in the game's shortest and most popular forms, T20 cricket, former Indian players have come down hard on team coach Duncan Fletcher's ways of functioning, according to the reports. Former India captain Dilip Vengsarkar as chairman...
  • Dhoni's return crucial for India's World T20 campaign: Vengsarkar 07-03-2014 08:52 PM

    Mumbai: Though disappointed at the India's pathetic performance over the last few months, former skipper Dilip Vengsarkar is optimistic about the Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led side's chances in the upcoming ICC World T20 championship in Bangladesh. The Indian team has lost successive Test and ODI rubbers to host nations South Africa...
  • Dawood offered cars to Indian cricketers in 1986, reveals Vengsarkar 28-10-2013 06:36 PM

    Mumbai: Former skipper Dilip Vengsarkar on Monday made a startling revelation about underworld don Dawood Ibrahim entering the Indian team dressing room and offering the players cars if they beat Pakistan in the final of the Sharjah tournament in 1986. Vengsarkar claimed that Dawood had walked into the team's dressing...
  • MS Dhoni is best finisher I have ever seen: Dilip Vengsarkar 12-07-2013 04:46 PM

    Mumbai: After guiding India to a nail-biting victory over Sri Lanka in the tri-series final on Thursday, MS Dhoni has again staked claim to the title of the best-ever finisher in the history of ODI cricket. Former captain and chairman of selectors Dilip Vengsarkar admits that he has not witnessed...
  • Sachin Tendulkar receives award for fastest ton in Ranji Trophy 29-05-2013 09:26 PM

    Mumbai: Senior cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, who played a crucial role in Mumbai's conquest of their 40th Ranji Trophy title this season, on Wednesday received award for striking the fastest century in the national championship at the annual awards function of Mumbai Cricket Association here. Tendulkar, who slammed the century against...
  • Vengsarkar calls for 'additional IPL final' in Mumbai 07-05-2013 03:52 PM

    Mumbai: Former captain Dilip Vengsarkar has written to the BCCI, requesting them to slot an "additional final" of the Indian Premier League in the city to raise help funds for the drought-hit people of Maharashtra. "The BCCI, in the past, has always come forward and helped in such matters. I...
  • Vengsarkar, Wadekar defend Dhoni 09-01-2013 06:56 PM

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

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  • BCCI is not against Kapil: Shukla 31-05-2012 03:52 PM

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  • Nobody can replace Sachin: Vengsarkar 23-02-2012 03:59 PM

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  • 'Age no criteria to replace seniors' 17-01-2012 09:24 PM

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  • Be positive: Vengsarkar to Hyderabad boys 01-11-2011 08:43 AM

    HYDERABAD: Amidst the selection controversy, which has marred the Ranji teams preparations, the Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) has made two good attempts to motivate the side before the start of the season. If last week, South African legend Jonty Rhodes was in the city to give tips on fielding, it...
  • Cabinet reshuffle like kho-kho: Vilasrao 12-07-2011 09:49 PM

    Thane: Union Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh, who was moved from Rural Development to Science and Technology, on Tuesday likened the Cabinet reshuffle to a game of kho-kho. "It's kho-kho," he quipped when asked whether Tuesday's reshuffle is like a cricket match, referring to the popular field game. Asked by reporters whether...
  • BCCI raps Kumble for revealing selection details 12-07-2008 03:23 PM

    Mumbai: England captain Alastair Cook on Monday described the forthcoming four-Test series against India as a huge challenge as no team from his country has won a Test series here for three decades. It's a huge challenge as history suggests. It is so hard for an English side to win...
  • Chief selector Vengsarkar all set to join IPL 11-06-2008 06:04 PM

    Hambantota: Sri Lanka have named Nuwan Pradeep as the replacement for their injured pace bowler Nuwan Kulasekara for the remaining four one-day internationals against India. Pradeep, a 25-year-old right-arm bowler, would join the squad soon after his arrival from Zimbabwe on Monday, chairman of selectors Ashantha de Mel said. He...
  • Vengsarkar guns for Yuvraj, demands consistency 08-03-2008 08:52 PM

    Nagpur: Putting up a dominating all-round show, India Red stormed into the final of the NKP Salve Challenger Series after thrashing India Green by eight wickets in the rain-hit second match of the tournament in western Indian city of Nagpur on Tuesday. It was second win for India Red in...
  • Vengsarkar stumps all, says Yuvraj let him down 08-03-2008 10:38 AM

    Nagpur: Abhinav Mukund smashed a sparkling century as India Red recorded a comprehensive five-wicket victory over India Blue in the opening match of the NKP Salve Challenger Series here on Monday. Mukund (127) held one end together for most part of the India Red's chase of 275-run target after his...