Erapalli Prasanna

  • Ashwin lacks required deception to succeed overseas: Erapalli Prasanna 24-01-2014 03:38 PM

    New Delhi: Former Test spinner Erapalli Prasanna is highly critical of Ravichandran Ashwin's performance for India while playing abroad, saying the Tamil Nadu tweaker "lacks deception" in his bowling. Ashwin, in his last five ODIs in South Africa and New Zealand, has taken only a single wicket bowling 46 overs...
  • Present era spinners don't attempt to take wickets, says Prasanna 07-09-2013 12:07 PM

    Mumbai: Not too impressed with the current lot of spinners in international cricket, the legendary Erapalli Prasanna said not a single tweaker of the present era attempts to take wickets. "Honestly tell me, which bowler is attempting to take a wicket. I have never seen an individual bowler, especially an...
  • BCCI should take note of Dravid's remark and rectify: Prasanna 05-08-2013 09:01 PM

    Bangalore: Terming batting great Rahul Dravid's remarks on Indian cricket facing a serious credibility crisis as "constructive", former spin legend Erapalli Prasanna on Monday asked the BCCI to take cognisance of it and rectify themselves. The 73-year-old, who took 189 wickets in his 49 Test appearance for India, said: "Things...
  • Cricket no more a gentleman's game: Erapalli Prasanna 03-06-2013 04:41 PM

    New Delhi: Terming the BCCI's Emergent Working Committee meeting in Chennai a sham, former spin legend Erapalli Prasanna on Monday said that money is ruling the sport now and it is no more a gentleman's game. "The entire controversy is not going to affect the popularity of cricket in India...
  • Why shouldn't Srinivasan step aside: Erapalli Prasanna 29-05-2013 07:35 PM

    Breaking the silence, former India spinner Erapalli Prasanna called for BCCI President N Srinivasan's resignation in the wake of the spot-fixing scandal. ...