National Cricket Academy: News

18 Jul 2024


Has BCCI rejected Gautam Gambhir's coaching staff picks for India?

Gautam Gambhir, the newly-appointed head coach of the Indian cricket team, is facing a baptism of fire while finalizing his support staff.

25 Oct 2023

Hardik Pandya

When will Hardik Pandya be available for Team India? Details

Indian cricket team all-rounder Hardik Pandya is expected to be out for India's next two matches in the ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup.

04 Aug 2023

Jasprit Bumrah

IRE vs IND: Decoding Jasprit Bumrah's recovery timeline from injury

Jasprit Bumrah will return to action as India meet hosts Ireland in a three-match T20I series, starting August 18.

Mukesh Choudhary ruled out of IPL 2023: Details here

In another blow to the Chennai Super Kings (CSK), left-arm pacer Mukesh Choudhary has been ruled out of the 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL) season due to a back injury.

14 Feb 2023

Shreyas Iyer

India vs Australia: Shreyas Iyer returns for 2nd Test

Middle-order batter Shreyas Iyer is set to join Team India's squad ahead of the 2nd Test against Australia, starting February 17 in Delhi.

02 Feb 2023

Ravindra Jadeja

Ravindra Jadeja cleared to join India's Test squad: Details here

In a major development, the National Cricket Academy (NCA) has cleared Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja to participate in the upcoming Border-Gavaskar series.

02 Feb 2023

Jasprit Bumrah

India vs Australia: Jasprit Bumrah resumes bowling at NCA

In what can be called a major boost for Team India, speedster Jasprit Bumrah has reportedly resumed bowling at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru.

17 Jan 2023

Shreyas Iyer

Shreyas Iyer to miss NZ ODI series; Patidar replaces him

In a major blow to Team India, batter Shreyas Iyer has been ruled out of the upcoming three-match ODI series against New Zealand owing to a back injury.

27 Jul 2022

Indian Cricket Team

KL Rahul likely to miss WI T20I series: Here's why

India's KL Rahul is set to miss to the T20I series in West Indies.

07 Mar 2022

Hardik Pandya

Hardik Pandya to attend camp in Bangalore: Details here

Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya is set to attend a camp scheduled to take place in Bengaluru from March 5.

14 Nov 2021

VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman to take charge as National Cricket Academy head

In a major development, Indian legend VVS Laxman is set to take charge as the head of National Cricket Academy (NCA).

22 Aug 2021

Ravi Shastri

BCCI invites applications for NCA coaches; Dravid re-applies

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) won't renew the annual contracts of 11 coaches at the National Cricket Academy (NCA).

SS Das appointed India Women batting coach for England tour

Former cricketer Shiv Sunder Das has been appointed the batting coach of the Indian women's cricket team for the tour of England.

12 Dec 2020


Rohit Sharma 'clinically fit', will be re-assessed in Australia

Senior batsman Rohit Sharma has been declared "clinically fit" by the medical team at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru.

11 Dec 2020


Rohit cleared to join Indian squad for last two Tests

Senior batsman Rohit Sharma has cleared his fitness assessment at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru for the Australian Test series.

Hamstring is fine, getting stronger, says Rohit Sharma

Senior Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma has cleared the air over the controversy that erupted over his non-inclusion in all the three squads for the upcoming tour of Australia.

Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma begins fitness training at NCA

Senior Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma arrived at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru on Thursday to begin his fitness training.

23 Sep 2020


The NCA needs a complete overhaul: BCCI

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has told the National Cricket Academy (NCA) to not renew the contracts of the coaching staff members who were hired in 2019 on a one-year contract.

13 Jun 2020


BCCI restricts employees from talking to media: Reports

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has restricted every staff member from talking to media.

Fully fit Bhuvneshwar Kumar is raring to go: Details here

Indian pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar has fully recovered post a sports hernia surgery.

07 Apr 2020

Virat Kohli

'Kohli was always an exceptional talent', says Dilip Vengsarkar

Former chairman of selectors Dilip Vengsarkar revealed how he spotted Virat Kohli's talent during his early days.

13 Feb 2020

Rahul Dravid

Yashasvi Jaiswal nowhere near to his dream: Here's why

As India finished as the runners-up of the just-concluded ICC U-19 World Cup, there were a number of top finds among talents from the side.

22 Jan 2020

Wriddhiman Saha

Wriddhiman Saha asked not to participate in Ranji Trophy

Indian wicket-keeper batsman Wriddhiman Saha has been asked not to participate any further in the ongoing Ranji Trophy, as he continues to recover from a finger injury ahead of India's tour of New Zealand.

17 Jan 2020


KS Bharat called up as Rishabh Pant's cover: Details here

Indian wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant has been ruled out of the second ODI against Australia, on Friday, after suffering a concussion in the opening match.

15 Jan 2020


Prithvi Shaw cleared for India A's tour of New Zealand

Young Indian opener Prithvi Shaw has been cleared to travel with India A to New Zealand for their upcoming series.

03 Jan 2020

Pakistan Cricket Team

PCB warns players to maintain fitness or receive reduced salaries

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has taken a bold step towards the fitness of its players.

14 Dec 2019


Bumrah, Pandya had refused to go to NCA: Report

Indian pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar suffered a blow ahead of the ODI series between India and West Indies, starting December 15.

13 Dec 2019

Pakistan Cricket Team

Pakistan appoint Mushtaq Ahmed as spin bowling consultant: Details here

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Friday appointed former leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed as their spin bowling consultant for a year.

30 Oct 2019


Has Bhuvneshwar Kumar's injury put NCA under the scanner again?

Indian pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar is nursing a hamstring and a side strain, as he has been out of action since the conclusion of the limited-overs series in the Windies.

Bangladesh cricketers call strike, India tour under threat: Details here

Cricketers from Bangladesh have called a strike as they would not be participating in any cricketing activities unless their demands are met by the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB).

SA appoint Amol Muzumdar as interim batting coach against India

Cricket South Africa has appointed Amol Mazumdar as the interim batting coach for the upcoming Test series against India.

07 Aug 2019


Dravid gets conflict of interest notice from BCCI: Details here

Former Indian cricket team captain Rahul Dravid is the latest to be drawn into the conflict of interest.

India vs Australia: Hardik Pandya ruled out of upcoming series

Indian cricket team star all-rounder Hardik Pandya has been ruled out of the upcoming T20I and ODI series against Australia.

20 Dec 2018


WV Raman reportedly appointed coach of Indian women's cricket team

Sources close to the BCCI have revealed to PTI that WV Raman will be taking over as the coach of the Indian women's cricket team.

17 Aug 2018


Bhuvneshwar Kumar likely to be ruled out owing to injuries

India's problems don't seem to cease, in the ongoing series, against England.

Ramesh Powar is new coach of Indian women's cricket team

After a lot of speculations, Ramesh Powar has been appointed as the new head coach of the Indian women's cricket team.

13 Aug 2018


6 names shortlisted for head coach of women's cricket team

As per reports, the BCCI has shortlisted 6 names from the list of 20 applicants for the post of head coach of the Indian women's cricket team.

Yo-Yo test: Indian women's cricketers follow Kohli & Co.

The Indian women's cricket team underwent the Yo-Yo test, recently, as they followed the footsteps of the men's team.

21 Jul 2018

Wriddhiman Saha

Yuvraj backs NCA, says it helped him to bounce back

The National Cricket Academy has been on the radar as premier players haven't been able to recover from injuries on time.

02 Jun 2018


All about bad blood between BCCI and CoA

The BCCI and the SC-appointed Committee of Administrators are at loggerheads over a proposed Special General Meeting this month.

17 Apr 2018


IPL 2018: BCCI to monitor workload of 23 shortlisted players

The BCCI is set to monitor the progress and workload of 23 shortlisted players during the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018.

Wriddhiman Saha close to full fitness ahead of IPL

Sunrisers Hyderabad will be thrilled to find out that India's Test wicket-keeper, Wriddhiman Saha is now close to gaining full fitness.

17 Aug 2017

Pakistan Cricket Team

Umar Akmal accuses coach Mickey Arthur of abuse

Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal has accused that the national team coach Mickey Arthur verbally abused him in front of former captain and current chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq at the national cricket academy in Lahore.