Krishnamachari Srikkanth

  • May be it is time to sack Dhoni as captain, says Srikkanth August 18, 2014

    Though it's time to remove Dhoni from captaincy, we don't have a suitable replacement at present, says former India captain. ...
  • Dravid, Kumble, Srikkanth feel BCCI will have to abide by SC March 27, 2014

    Bangalore: Former India captains Anil Kumble, Rahul Dravid and Krishnamachari Srikkanth said on Thursday that the BCCI will have to abide by the suggestions of the Supreme Court but refused to comment on the specific proposals made by the apex court. The SC proposed the replacement of Srinivasan by former captain...
  • India suffer 2nd defeat in New Zealand January 23, 2014

    CNN-IBN cricket expert Krishnamachari Srikkanth talks about India's successive defeats in the ODIs in New Zealand....
  • Can India handle South Africa quicks? December 17, 2013

    CNN-IBN cricket expert Krishnamachari Srikkanth believes that there is a tough challenge lies ahead of the Indian batsmen which they are quite capable of handling. ...
  • India complete comprehensive victory over West Indies November 8, 2013

    Former India captain and CNN-IBN cricket expert Krishnamachari Srikkanth discusses India's innings win over West Indies at the Eden Gardens. ...
  • India did well to restrict Sri Lanka to 181: Kris Srikkanth June 20, 2013

    The former India opener and CNN-IBN cricket expert says that the Indians bowlers did a terrific job to restrict Sri Lanka to a below-par score in the semi-final. ...
  • Every cricketer's dream is to play for India: Srikkanth June 12, 2013

    Former India captain and chief selector Krishnamachari Srikkanth spoke to CNN-IBN on Sreesanth's bail. ...
  • Hope cricket will return to normalcy soon, says Srikkanth June 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Former India skipper Krishnamachari Srikkanth is deeply saddened by the IPL spot fixing scandal and hopes that the mess will be sorted out soon. "I am sad, hurt and shocked. Everybody loves and is passionate about cricket. It is very unfortunate that because of a few cricketers who did this...
  • Dhoni's captaincy was questioned: Srikkanth December 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Reacting to former co-selector Mohinder Amarnath's revelation about board president N Srinivasan stopping the sacking of MS Dhoni as skipper after the tour of Australia, the then chief of selectors Kris Srikkanth confirmed that Dhoni's captaincy was "seriously discussed," while refusing to elaborate on that. "I admit Sehwag's captaincy...
  • Dhoni has lost control over things: Srikkanth December 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Putting MS Dhoni in the dock for India's another humiliating defeat against England in the Kolkata Test, former chairman of selectors Krishnamachari Srikkanth said the Indian captain has lost control control over things. "Dhoni has lost what to do," Srikkanth said while speaking to CNN-IBN, "He is confused and...
  • Sehwag has proved everybody wrong: Kris Srikkanth November 22, 2012

    Former national selector Krishnamachari Srikkanth feels that Virender Sehwag had proved his critics wrong by playing this long in the longer format of the game. ...
  • Laxman deserved more recognition: Srikkanth August 19, 2012

    Chennai: Paying glowing tributes to VVS Laxman, who quit international cricket on Saturday, selection committee chairman Krishnamachari Srikkanth on Sunday said that the just-retired batsman should have got more recognition for his match-winning performances for the country. Laxman yesterday decided to walk into the sunset with immediate effect despite being picked...
  • This team can win World T20: Srikkanth August 10, 2012

    Mumbai: BCCI Selection committee chairman Krishnamachari Srikkanth on Friday hailed Yuvraj Singh's return to international cricket and said the left-hander will be an important factor for the Indian team's success in the upcoming Twenty20 World Cup. "We are very happy that Yuvraj Singh has been declared fit. Yuvraj is a very...
  • Selectors want Yuvraj back for World T20 July 13, 2012

    Mumbai: Chief cricket selector Krishnamachari Srikkanth on Wednesday praised the fighting spirit shown by Yuvraj Singh after undergoing a treatment for a rare germ cell cancer and said the attacking batsman deserved to make a comeback into the national team. Srikkanth wants the attacking left-handed batsman back in the side for...
  • India can bounce back in Asia Cup: Srikkanth March 13, 2012

    Chennai: The disastrous tour of Australia notwithstanding, Indian cricket team was capable of bouncing back in the ongoing Asia Cup, feels Selection Committee chairman Krishnamachari Srikkanth. "We have to accept the fact that cricket is a game, sometimes there are ups, sometimes there are downs. But I am sure we will...
  • Boss, shut up! Snaps Srikkanth to reporters February 29, 2012

    Mumbai: Irritated by repeated questions pertaining to the omission of Virender Sehwag and Zaheer Khan from India's squad for the upcoming Asia Cup, the chairman of selectors Kris Srikkanth snapped back at reporters during a press conference outside the BCCI headquarters in Mumbai on Wednesday. Moments after Srikkanth announced a 15-man...
  • We are totally devastated: Srikkanth January 15, 2012

    Chennai: The chairman of selection committee Krishnamachari Srikkanth on Sunday expressed huge disappointment on Indian team's dismal performance Down Under terming it as a collective batting failure. "We are totally devastated. It is quiet disappointing in the manner we have played in Australia. Now sitting in Chennai, it is difficult for...
  • BCCI felicitation an extraordinary thing: Srikkanth June 24, 2008

    Former India skipper and a member of 983 World Cup winning team Krishnamachari Srikkanth spoke to CNN-IBN about Kapil Dev's anecdotes. "It's an extraordinary feeling, we are 25 years younger. The BCCI has done a wonderful job and its a proud time for the entire country," Srikkanth says. ...