Ravi Shastri

  • Sachin in Parliament because of Sonia Gandhi, says Rajeev Shukla 12-11-2013 07:41 PM

    Congress President Sonia Gandhi had recommended Sachin Tendulkar's name for nomination to Rajya Sabha, according to BCCI Vice-President Rajeev Shukla, who also hinted that the government may consider conferring the prestigious 'Bharat Ratna' on the iconic cricketer after his retirement. Tendulkar became India's first active sportsperson to become a member...
  • Chappell hits out at BCCI for muzzling commentators over DRS 10-10-2013 12:28 PM

    Melbourne: Former Australian skipper Ian Chappell has slammed Indian Cricket Board for "muzzling" commentators over the controversial DRS and said he won't be working under the terms of BCCI during the seven-match ODI series between India and Australia starting Sunday. The Indian Cricket Board has laid down three topics and...
  • For Ravi Shastri, Srinivasan is genuine and politicians in sports fine 07-09-2013 10:35 AM

    Ravi Shastri was noisy as usual in front of the mic on Friday, but this time there was a hollow about the phony thunder he always tries to create. Still he has managed to create a buzz, with his callous comments. At the Dilip Sardesai Memorial Lecture in Mumbai on...
  • Srinivasan is a good administrator: Ravi Shastri 06-09-2013 09:35 PM

    The former India player said Srinivasan is a genuine cricket lover who has already contributed immensely to the BCCI. ...
  • Shastri expects Tendulkar to play Lord's Test next year 06-09-2013 08:16 PM

    Mumbai: There might be intense speculation over Sachin Tendulkar's imminent retirement, but his one-time India team-mate Ravi Shastri feels the champion batsman is not quitting any time soon and is hopeful that he would play at Lord's ground next year when the national team visits England. "He [Tendulkar] will not...
  • Gavaskar is the best opener I have seen: Shastri 10-07-2013 10:26 PM

    Mumbai: Former India allrounder Ravi Shastri on Wednesday said that ex-captain Sunil Gavaskar remains the best opener he has seen in world cricket. Shastri paid the 'little master' glorious tributes on Wednesday after Gavaskar was inducted into the Legends Club as the fourth member on his 64th birthday. "Over the...
  • We don't pick commentators, clarifies ICC 06-07-2013 02:33 PM

    Dubai: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Saturday made it clear that it had nothing to do with the absence of former Indian captain Ravi Shastri from the panel of commentators for last month's ICC Champions Trophy in England. An Indian newspaper on Saturday reported that Shastri was not included...
  • 1983 WC win gave new dimension to Indian cricket: Kapil Dev 25-06-2013 08:05 PM

    New Delhi: Kapil Dev relived some of the moments of the 1983 World Cup triumph as India on Tuesday celebrated 30 years of their most famous win. Kapil, who led India to the win, along with his team-mates Sunil Gavaskar and Ravi Shastri, the youngest man in the team, walked...
  • BCCI president N Srinivasan booed by Eden Gardens crowd 27-05-2013 01:16 AM

    Kolkata: Under fire BCCI president N Srinivasan on Sunday night was booed by a capacity Eden Gardens crowd as his name was announced during the post-match presentation ceremony. The moment Ravi Shastri announced the name of the controversial BCCI president, there was a loud jeer from the 61,000 odd crowd...
  • IPL scandal: Why are the commentators silent? 24-05-2013 11:45 PM

    New Delhi: Despite the cesspool of a scam, the routine on the grounds of IPL 6 match venues hasn't changed in the least. The presenters have been just as bombastic, the cheergirls have been performing with just as much gusto, the song and dance routine remains just as much cheerful....
  • Watch: Viral video of boy imitating cricketers, commentators 26-11-2012 02:01 PM

    A video of a boy imitating popular cricket commentators Harsha Bhogle, Ravi Shastri, Ian Chappell, Tony Greig and Sachin Tendulkar has gone viral. From YouTube to Facebook to Twitter, it's just about everywhere. Posted by Arun Raghavan, the video Kolkata based boy Sabyasachi Tripathy has got more than 707,342 hits...
  • No emotions when it's India vs Pakistan 30-09-2012 09:52 AM

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

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  • Shastri lambasts Indian batsmen 29-01-2012 12:54 PM

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  • IPL: ED questions KKR-owner Shah Rukh Khan 08-11-2011 06:24 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan was on Saturday questioned by the Enforcement Directorate in connection with the Indian Premier League. Shah Rukh, who owns the Kolkata Knight Riders IPL team, was quizzed by the ED for over six hours. Earlier, former cricketer Ravi Shastri and ex-BCCI chief Shashank Manohar...
  • Cash for comment: the moral crisis in our cricket

    Grumble with Gaurav |  Gaurav Kalra
    "Frivolous and trivial" and that was it. The BCCI's self - appointed spokesman and now a honourable minister Rajiv Shukla had done what he does...

  • Ravi Shashtri beef byte sparks row 10-01-2007 12:49 PM

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  • Row over Ravi Shastri 'eating beef' 23-12-2006 01:56 PM

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