Articles about Anil Kumble

Born on October 17, 1970 in Bangalore, Anil Kumble was the head coach of the Indian Cricket Team from June 24th, 2016 till June 21st, 2017. A retired spinner for the Indian Cricket Team, he is third-highest wicket taker of all time in tests. Known for his pace, bounce and accuracy, he was nicknamed "Jumbo".

Kumble-Harbhajan vs Ashwin-Jadeja: Comparing the two spin-bowling pairs (Tests)

29 May 2021

Kumble-Harbhajan vs Ashwin-Jadeja: Comparing the two spin-bowling pairs (Tests)

In 2000s, Indian cricket was studded with two world-class spinners.

ICC Cricket Committee retains umpire's call, approves other changes

02 Apr 2021

ICC Cricket Committee retains umpire's call, approves other changes

In an interesting development, the ICC Cricket Committee has approved changes to the Decision Review System (DRS) protocols for lbw referrals.

ICC's Cricket Committee set to back concept of 'umpire's call'

24 Mar 2021

ICC's Cricket Committee set to back concept of 'umpire's call'

In an interesting development, the ICC's Cricket Committee has recommended that the concept of "umpire's call" should remain intact.

India vs England, Test series: Records Ravichandran Ashwin can break

26 Jan 2021

India vs England, Test series: Records Ravichandran Ashwin can break

Following a successful Australia tour, India are set to host England in a four-match Test series, starting February 5.

James Anderson takes 30th five-wicket haul in Test cricket

23 Jan 2021

James Anderson takes 30th five-wicket haul in Test cricket

Legendary England pacer James Anderson showed his brilliance with the ball on Day 2 of the second Test against Sri Lanka.

Team India's Test cricket record at the SCG

05 Jan 2021

Team India's Test cricket record at the SCG

Team India is gearing up for the third Test of the four-match series against Australia, starting Thursday.

#BoxingDayTest, India script history with an emphatic victory: Records broken

29 Dec 2020

#BoxingDayTest, India script history with an emphatic victory: Records broken

India have claimed an emphatic victory over Australia in the Boxing Day Test.

MCG Test, Day 4: Australia bundled out in first session

29 Dec 2020

MCG Test, Day 4: Australia bundled out in first session

All-rounder Cameron Green's handy knock helped Australia delay the defeat in the first session on Day 4 of the ongoing Boxing Day Test.

AUSvIND, MCG Test: India on top after Ashwin picks Labuschagne

28 Dec 2020

AUSvIND, MCG Test: India on top after Ashwin picks Labuschagne

After an eventful first session on Day 3, the Indians shone with the ball in the second innings of the Boxing Day Test.

Team India's Test cricket record at the MCG

25 Dec 2020

Team India's Test cricket record at the MCG

Team India is gearing up for the second Test of the four-match series against Australia, starting Saturday.

#AUSvsIND, Adelaide Test (Day 2): Ashwin fires in second session

18 Dec 2020

#AUSvsIND, Adelaide Test (Day 2): Ashwin fires in second session

The Indian bowlers completely dominated the second session on Day 2 of the ongoing Adelaide Test against Australia.

Broad nominated for BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2020

01 Dec 2020

Broad nominated for BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2020

England pace spearhead Stuart Broad has been nominated for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award.

Australia vs India: Records Mohammed Shami can break

24 Nov 2020

Australia vs India: Records Mohammed Shami can break

International cricket takes centre stage as Australia and India are set to lock horns in the three-match ODI series, starting November 27.

Australia replace India from top in World Test Championship table

20 Nov 2020

Australia replace India from top in World Test Championship table

Australia have replaced Team India in the ICC World Test Championship table after the governing body implemented a new evaluation system.

IPL 2020, RR beat CSK: List of records broken

19 Oct 2020

IPL 2020, RR beat CSK: List of records broken

Rajasthan Royals clinched victory against Chennai Super Kings in match number 37 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 season.

Anil Kumble turns 50: A look at his amazing records

17 Oct 2020

Anil Kumble turns 50: A look at his amazing records

Indian legend Anil Kumble turned 50 on Saturday.

IPL 2020, RCB vs KXIP: Preview, Dream11 and stats

14 Oct 2020

IPL 2020, RCB vs KXIP: Preview, Dream11 and stats

Royal Challengers Bangalore face Kings XI Punjab in match number 31 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 season.

IPL: Gayle set to play after recovering from food poisoning

13 Oct 2020

IPL: Gayle set to play after recovering from food poisoning

Universe Boss Chris Gayle will likely play his first game in the ongoing IPL season after recovering from food poisoning.

MI beat DC, go atop IPL 2020 table: Records broken

11 Oct 2020

MI beat DC, go atop IPL 2020 table: Records broken

Mumbai Indians overcame Delhi Capitals in match number 27 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 season on Sunday.

IPL 2020: 'Best performance', Ravi Shastri highlights Sundar's economical spell

29 Sep 2020

IPL 2020: 'Best performance', Ravi Shastri highlights Sundar's economical spell

The head coach of Indian cricket team, Ravi Shastri, lauded Washington Sundar for his exceptional performance against Mumbai Indians in the Monday night thriller.

IPL 2020, DC vs SRH: Match preview, Dream11 and more

28 Sep 2020

IPL 2020, DC vs SRH: Match preview, Dream11 and more

Delhi Capitals will take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in the eleventh match of the 2020 Indian Premier League.

IPL 2020: Squad analysis of Kings XI Punjab

13 Sep 2020

IPL 2020: Squad analysis of Kings XI Punjab

After twelve seasons of Indian Premier League, Kings XI Punjab are one of the three franchises to have never won a title.

Rating the captains of eight teams ahead of IPL 2020

10 Sep 2020

Rating the captains of eight teams ahead of IPL 2020

In the shortest format of cricket, good captaincy is usually the difference between the winning and losing teams.

Ishant Sharma turns 32: A look at his splendid records

02 Sep 2020

Ishant Sharma turns 32: A look at his splendid records

Indian pace spearhead Ishant Sharma turned 32 on Wednesday.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Reasons why KXIP could win maiden IPL title

26 Aug 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Reasons why KXIP could win maiden IPL title

The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will be in full swing from September 19, this time in the United Arab Emirates.

England win the Test series 1-0: List of records broken

26 Aug 2020

England win the Test series 1-0: List of records broken

The third Test between England and Pakistan resulted in a draw as incessant rain caused perpetual delays.

England vs Pakistan, second Test: Records that can be broken

12 Aug 2020

England vs Pakistan, second Test: Records that can be broken

England and Pakistan are all set to lock horns in the second Test of the three-match series at the Ageas Bowl.

James Anderson aims to play till Ashes 2021-22

10 Aug 2020

James Anderson aims to play till Ashes 2021-22

England speedster James Anderson vows to come back strongly after he failed to make an impact against Windies and Pakistan, recently.

In numbers: Yasir Shah's magnificent run in Test cricket

09 Aug 2020

In numbers: Yasir Shah's magnificent run in Test cricket

Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah has taken huge strides in red-ball cricket, especially overseas.

England vs Pakistan: Statistical preview of first Test

04 Aug 2020

England vs Pakistan: Statistical preview of first Test

England and Pakistan are all set to lock horns in the first of three-Test series from August 5 at the Old Trafford.

Stuart Broad's memorable milestones in Test cricket

29 Jul 2020

Stuart Broad's memorable milestones in Test cricket

All the years of gruelling drills finally paid off when Stuart Broad registered his 500th Test scalp in the third Test against West Indies.

England reclaim The Wisden Trophy: List of records broken

28 Jul 2020

England reclaim The Wisden Trophy: List of records broken

Fast bowler Chris Woakes took a five-for on Day 5 as England defeated West Indies by 269 runs in the series decider at Old Trafford.

Stuart Broad becomes second Englishman to pick 500 Test wickets

28 Jul 2020

Stuart Broad becomes second Englishman to pick 500 Test wickets

Pace spearhead Stuart Broad became the second player from England to take 500 wickets in Test cricket.

Harbhajan explains why Punjab government withdrew his Khel Ratna nomination

19 Jul 2020

Harbhajan explains why Punjab government withdrew his Khel Ratna nomination

Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh explained why the Punjab government withdrew his nomination from Khel Ratna award shortlist.

Happy Birthday Harbhajan Singh: A look at his amazing records

03 Jul 2020

Happy Birthday Harbhajan Singh: A look at his amazing records

Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh turned 40 on Friday.

'Ponting acted like umpire', Harbhajan talks about controversial SCG Test

14 Jun 2020

'Ponting acted like umpire', Harbhajan talks about controversial SCG Test

Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh opened up on the infamous 'Monkeygate' Test, which was marred by several umpiring errors.

Bowlers will become robots with saliva ban: Wasim Akram

10 Jun 2020

Bowlers will become robots with saliva ban: Wasim Akram

Pakistan legend Wasim Akram slammed ICC's decision to temporarily ban the use of saliva.

ICC confirms interim changes to playing regulations

09 Jun 2020

ICC confirms interim changes to playing regulations

The International Cricket Council (ICC), on Tuesday, confirmed interim changes to its playing regulations.

Kannada actor Chiranjeevi Sarja passes away at 39

07 Jun 2020

Kannada actor Chiranjeevi Sarja passes away at 39

In a terrible piece of news, Kannada film actor Chiranjeevi Sarja passed away on Sunday at a hospital in Bengaluru. He was 39.

Top four spin bowling pairs in history of Test cricket

07 Jun 2020

Top four spin bowling pairs in history of Test cricket

Spin bowling has been the most decorated art in the longest format.