SRIKKANTH

  • Former cricketer Kris Srikkanth hails Eden Gardens crowd 5 days ago

    Kolkata: Former India captain Krishnamachari Srikkanth on Saturday said one just needs to perform at the Eden Gardens and the city would remember the cricketer forever. The first cricketer to score an ODI century here, the former India opener said, "There's nothing like playing at the Eden. It's always been an...
  • 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. ...
  • Shuttler Srikanth drops 10 places in rankings June 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth dropped a dramatic 10 places in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) men's singles rankings released on Thursday to be positioned at No. 23 currently. The 21yearold Srikanth, who achieved a career high ranking of No.13 two weeks ago, suffered a first round exit in...
  • Game goes on but the probe also must go on: Kris Srikkanth March 28, 2014

    Srikkanth was part of a CNN-IBN panel of experts discussing SC orders, including Sunil Gavaskar's appointment as the interim BCCI president. ...
  • 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 had a great chance of winning both Tests: Kris Srikkanth February 18, 2014

    India had all the chance to win both the Tests in New Zealand but squandered the opportunity to extend their winless streak abroad. ...
  • Team India can bounce back in the Test series: Kris Srikkanth February 5, 2014

    Kris Srikkanth told CNNIBN that Test match is a different ball game compared to the ODIs and on paper India are a better team than New Zealand. ...
  • India suffer 2nd defeat in New Zealand January 22, 2014

    CNNIBN cricket expert Krishnamachari Srikkanth talks about India's successive defeats in the ODIs in New Zealand....
  • India should have won the Napier ODI: Srikkanth January 20, 2014

    "Anything around 300 can be chased but India lost wickets in the first 25 overs which restricted their scoring rate," said the former India captain. ...
  • Can India handle South Africa quicks? December 17, 2013

    CNNIBN 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 CNNIBN cricket expert Krishnamachari Srikkanth discusses India's innings win over West Indies at the Eden Gardens. ...
  • Mohammed Shami bowled superbly on Day 1: Kris Srikkanth November 6, 2013

    Mohammad Shami picked up four wickets on his Test debut to which the former Indian skipper said he was impressed with the way he swung the ball. ...
  • Indian greats laud young Team India for CT success June 24, 2013

    New Delhi: The cricket fraternity on Monday hailed the Indian team's "tremendous achievement" of winning the ICC Champions Trophy with some former players raising a toast for captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni's ability to "rise from the ashes" and instill confidence in his young teammates. Former players spoke highly of the young...
  • India did well to restrict Sri Lanka to 181: Kris Srikkanth June 20, 2013

    The former India opener and CNNIBN cricket expert says that the Indians bowlers did a terrific job to restrict Sri Lanka to a belowpar score in the semifinal. ...
  • Hope IndiaSri Lanka semifinal is not a damp squib: Kris Srikkanth June 20, 2013

    CNNIBN's expert cricket panelist Kris Srikkanth is hopeful the ICC Champions Trophy semifinal between India and Sri Lanka is not marred by rain and is a spectacle. ...
  • Experts back India as favourites to lift Champions Trophy June 17, 2013

    CNNIBN's panel of experts Anil Kumble and Kris Srikkanth believe that India are the favourites to go all the way and lift the ICC Champions Trophy for the second time. Both Kumble and Srikkanth said the Indian team has been completely dominating throughout the series putting up topnotch performances and they...
  • Every cricketer's dream is to play for India: Srikkanth June 12, 2013

    Former India captain and chief selector Krishnamachari Srikkanth spoke to CNNIBN on Sreesanth's bail. ...
  • Dhawan has matured as a cricketer: Srikkanth June 6, 2013

    CNNIBN's cricket expert Kris Srikkanth showers accolades on Shikhar Dhawan following the Indian batsman's maiden ODI ton against South Africa in the Champions Trophy on Thursday. ...
  • India have a wellbalanced side: Kris Srikkanth June 6, 2013

    Former India captain Kris Srikkanth gave his insights on Team India heading into their match against South Africa in the Champions Trophy opener. Speaking to CNNIBN, Srikkanth said the overall batting and bowling combination packs a punch and is sure that India have gone with the perfect XI in Cardiff. ...
  • 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...
  • Has cricket board reached an eyewash compromise instead of cleanup? June 2, 2013

    CNNIBN and its experts discuss the outcomes from a BCCI meeting in Chennai on Sunday. The most important development was the Indian board's appointment of Jagmohan Dalmiya as interim president. ...
  • Is the gag on Dhoni by the BCCI justified? May 28, 2013

    CNNIBN and its experts discuss India captain MS Dhoni's reticence on the spotfixing scandal during a press conference in Mumbai on Tuesday night. ...
  • Excricketers don't want to be speculative in spotfixing row: Srikkanth May 28, 2013

    Kris Srikkanth says former Indian cricketers are keeping quiet in the spotfixing scandal because their comments may lead to a speculative atmosphere. ...
  • The men behind Sunrisers Hyderabad's rise in IPL 6 May 22, 2013

    CNNIBN sports editor Gaurav Kalra speaks to three key members of the Hyderabad franchise coach Tom Moody, bowling coach Waqar Younis and ambassador Kris Srikkanth who played a big role in the team's playoff qualification. ...
  • Making IPL 6 playoffs is like India's 1983 World Cup: Srikkanth May 20, 2013

    Hyderabad: Kris Srikkanth, mentor of the Sunrisers Hyderabad, has termed the franchise's qualifying for the playoff stage of IPL 6 as similar to when India made it to the knockouts of the 1983 World Cup after entering the tournament as rank underdogs. Hyderabad entered the last match of the league...
  • Domestic cricket is the way for Gambhir, Sehwag and Yuvraj: Srikkanth May 9, 2013

    New Delhi: To force their way back into the national side, the axed trio of Gautam Gambhir, Yuvraj Singh and Virender Sehwag should keep the fighting spirit alive and get back through good performances in domestic cricket, former captain and chairman of selector Kris Srikkanth on Thursday. Srikkanth said not losing...
  • Srikkanth praises Hyderabad bowlers for convincing win May 5, 2013

    Hyderabad: Sunrisers Hyderabad mentor Krishnamachari Srikkanth lavished praise on his team's bowlers for playing a crucial role in the win over Delhi Daredevils which has taken the side closer to a semifinal berth in the ongoing Pepsi IPL. Sunrisers Hyderabad are currently third on the points table with 14 points from...
  • India complete clean sweep over Australia March 24, 2013

    Kris Srikkanth lauds India's performance as he feels that this is the best possible thing could have happened in a transitional phase. ...
  • Is the current Aussie team weakest ever to tour India? March 18, 2013

    CNN-IBN's cricket expert Kris Srikkanth talks about what all led to India's good show in the ongoing Test series against Australia. ...