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  • World Cup: Kris Srikkanth feels India should go with the best team against West Indies Yesterday

    With three more games to go, India should not experiment too much with their team, specially against Zimbabwe, feels former India captain Kris Srikkanth. ...
  • ICC World Cup: South Africa must beat West Indies to breathe easy 5 days ago

    CNN-IBN's Kings of Cricket Ricky Ponting and Kris Srikkanth preview the crucial Pool B encounter between South Africa and West Indies. ...
  • We are not capitalising on the last 10 overs, says Kris Srikkanth February 23, 2015

    Former India captain Kris Srikkanth is of the opinion that India haven't scored that many runs in the last 10 overs and needs to play straight to avoid losing wickets. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: India's fielding has won hearts February 23, 2015

    (Former India captain and chief selector Kris Srikkanth, IBN World Cup Cricket Expert, is contributing exclusively for IBNLive Sports. Catch him Live in pre- and post-match shows throughout the ICC World Cup 2015 only on CNN-IBN and IBN7) Not often you find fielding among the top three bullet points contributing to...
  • ICC World Cup: South Africa start marginal favourites against India February 22, 2015

    CNN-IBN experts Ricky Ponting, Kris Srikkanth, Zaheer Abbas, Anil Kumble and Kiran More preview the big Pool B encounter. ...
  • World Cup Exclusive: Rattle South Africa with spin, says Kris Srikkanth February 21, 2015

    (Former India captain and chief selector Kris Srikkanth, IBN World Cup Cricket Expert, is contributing exclusively for IBNLive Sports. Catch him Live in pre- and post-match shows throughout the ICC World Cup 2015 only on CNN-IBN and IBN7) MS Dhoni may be facing consistency issues with his pacers and mulling who...
  • World Cup: How team India will tackle SA pace? February 20, 2015

    One way of facing the pace attack is playing some positive cricket mixed with aggression, says Kris Srikkanth. ...
  • World Cup 2015: Can India break South Africa jinx? February 18, 2015

    Team India will take on South Africa on February 22, however during all the three previous encounters in World Cup, Team India was never able to register a win against Proteas. ...
  • New Zealand edge spirited Scotland in low-scoring encounter February 17, 2015

    The hosts narrowly avoided a major misstep in their first meeting with a second-tier nation at the World Cup, edging Scotland by three wickets in a low-scoring match. ...
  • 'PCB playing with the emotions of Pakistan people' February 15, 2015

    Former Pakistan cricketers lashed out at their team and the Pakistan Cricket Board for the lack of planning and strategy after they went down to arch-rivals India by 76 runs in their opening match of the World Cup 2015 at the Adelaide Oval on Sunday. CNN-IBN and Pakistan's PTV hosted a...
  • India vs Pakistan: Bowling, not batting, may decide the winner February 14, 2015

    The India-Pakistan rivalry goes way beyond the boundaries of the cricket field. Pool B of the World Cup gets under way with a match at the Adelaide Oval on Sunday that many players and supporters of both countries consider just as important as the final. Building up to the cricket's version...
  • Ponting, Srikkanth and Kiran More play down Sri Lanka chances in World Cup February 12, 2015

    CNN-IBN panel of experts Ricky Ponting, Kiran More and Kris Srikkanth feels that Sri Lanka will not be able to make it to the semi-finals of the upcoming World Cup. ...
  • We salaam Pakistan for Sharjah but deserve Namaste for World Cups: Srikkanth February 12, 2015

    In three days from now, India and Pakistan will lock horns for the sixth time in an ICC World Cup, and the biggest question on everybody's mind is will India make it 6-0 or will Pakistan manage to break the hoodoo. Building up to the high-voltage clash, CNN-IBN and Pakistan's PTV...
  • Ponting advises India to not think about defending the World Cup but winning it February 11, 2015

    CNN-IBN panel of experts discuss Team India's chances in upcoming World Cup and what should be their strategy going in the tournament. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha in conversation Srikkanth on team India World Cup squad January 11, 2015

    India named their final squad for the World Cup 2015. Jadeja and Binny have been included as allrounders, whilst Axar Patel and Ashwin offer spin options. Cyrus Broacha talks to former chairman of the selection committee Krishnamachari Srikkanth on the team India for the final squad for the World Cup...
  • India announces final 15 man squad for World Cup January 6, 2015

    Defending champions India have only 4 survivors from their 2011 campaign - MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Virat Kohli and R Ashwin. The rest of the squad will be featuring in the 50-over World Cup for the first time. ...
  • India have an edge over Australia at the end of Day 1: Kris Srikkanth December 26, 2014

    Srikanth is of the opinion that India have done a fair job by not letting the opposition score more than 3 runs per over and the visitors have an edge at the end of Day 1 of Boxing Day Test match. ...
  • I was never in conflict of interest, says Kris Srikkanth December 17, 2014

    "I was never in conflict of interest. I was the ambassador of Chennai Super Kings before I became the chairman of selectors," the former India captain said. ...
  • Former cricketer Kris Srikkanth hails Eden Gardens crowd October 18, 2014

    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. ...