LALCHAND RAJPUT

  • Gavaskar, Shastri, Srikkanth in BCCI's list of individuals with 'conflict of interest'; SC reserves verdict 3 days ago

    In a move that can shake the foundation of Indian cricket, the Supreme Court on Wednesday reserved the verdict on the issue of conflict of interest in Indian cricket after BCCI submitted a list in SC of its administrators with conflict of interest, which included the names of three former...
  • Bundling out WI for 148 will give bowlers confidence, says India A coach Rajput October 3, 2014

    Mumbai: India A coach Lalchand Rajput on Friday said the side's comprehensive win against West Indies would boost the confidence of his bowlers. West Indies were bowled out for a paltry 148 runs while India A chased down the target in 25.3 overs. "It was a good thing that we could get...
  • Mumbai set to sack coach Sulakshan Kulkarni after Ranji debacle January 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai coach Sulakshan Kulkarni is all set to get sacked after the 40time champions' early exit from this season's Ranji Trophy tournament. A decision to this effect was taken on Thursday by Mumbai Cricket Association's Technical Committee, which discussed and recommended this to the Managing Committee, said a media release...
  • All players will get a chance against WI A, says India A coach September 16, 2013

    Bangalore: India A team coach Lalchand Rajput said the ongoing three-match one-day series against West Indies A is an excellent opportunity to try out players who are on the fringes of national selection. In a brief interaction with the media here on Monday on the sidelines of optional practice for the...
  • Yuvraj keen on international comeback: Rajput September 14, 2013

    Bangalore: India A coach Lalchand Rajput on Saturday said the limited-over series against West Indies A will be a litmus test for Yuvraj Singh, who is desperately looking to get back into the national team. "The series against West Indies A will test Yuvraj whether he could make a comeback into...
  • Ishwar Pandey was find of India A tour of SA: Rajput August 29, 2013

    Mumbai: India A coach Lalchand Rajput says paceman Ishwar Pandey was find of the South Africa tour and many a young players stand a good chance to be selected when the national team travels there later in the year. The team, led by Cheteshwar Pujara, won the triangular one-day series featuring...
  • India A tour would benefit fringe players: Rajput July 31, 2013

    Mumbai: Terming India A's upcoming tour of South Africa as a tough challenge, team coach Lalchand Rajput on Wednesday said it would also provide a good opportunity for fringe players to earn a berth in the senior team which is set to travel to the same country later this year. "The...
  • Big platform for players to make comeback: Rajput February 15, 2013

    Chennai: India 'A' coach Lalchand Rajput feels that some of his players will get a "big platform to make a comeback into the national side" by performing well against Australia in the threeday warmup match. "It is an opportunity for each of the players to perform and move forward. Every player...
  • I am willing to bat at any number: Rahane November 1, 2012

    Mumbai: Ajinkya Rahane on Thursday insisted he does not have preference for a particular batting position and that he was willing to bat at any number. India A coach Lalchand Rajput had said before the warmup game against the visiting England team that Rahane 'likes to bat at number 3,...
  • India A coach happy with workout on Day 1 October 31, 2012

    "Happy with the way Yuvraj Singh and Manoj Tiwary batted," said Lalchand Rajput after Day 1 of the warmup tie against England XI. ...
  • Selectors have a tough call: Rajput October 30, 2012

    Lalchand Rajput said that Yuvraj played his natural game and he is a match winner while expressing Sadness Manoj missed his century. ...
  • Rajput pleased with performance of India A October 9, 2012

    The India A team's recently concluded tour of New Zealand was a fruitful and highly satisfying visit, coach Lalchand Rajput said here on Tuesday. The 'A' team drew the one-day series 1-1 and then dominated the proceedings in the couple of drawn four-day games. "It was a very good tour for all...
  • Sourav Ganguly keen to coach Team India September 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly has shown interest to coach Team India. The 42yearold, who played his last Test in 2008, says he is ready to take the mantle of a coach if the BCCI appoints him. "Obviously, I have interest in coaching but only time will tell...
  • BCCI probing Rajput's role, not happy with Nanavati too May 8, 2008

    New Delhi: If one thought that the Harbhajan Singh S Sreesanth slapgate was an open and shut case, think again. The controversy is spreading its tentacles far and wide. While Harbhajan may face a ban, there could be more trouble for his coach Lalchand Rajput, and even Appeals Commissioner Sudhir Nanavati, who...
  • Rajput faces BCCI's ire over BhajjiSree slapgate May 7, 2008

    New Delhi: After Harbhajan Singh, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is after the Mumbai Indians coach Lalchand Rajput. The BCCI says it was shameful that Rajput was laughing when Harbhajan slapped S Sreesanth after the Indian Premier League (IPL) match between Kings XI Punjab and the Mumbai...
  • Slap row: Mumbai Indians' coach Rajput guilty too April 28, 2008

    New Delhi: Monday was not just judgement day for Harbhajan Singh, Mumbai Indians coach Lalchand Rajput was also found guilty of breaching the spirit of cricket for not taking any step to stop Harbhajan from misbehaving. Rajput has been charged with Level2 offence. Rajput was standing behind Harbhajan when...