Articles about Sandeep Patil

Sandeep Patil is a former Indian cricket player who formerly served as the coach of the Kenya national team. Patil has also served as the Indian national age-group cricket manager. The hard-hitting middle-order batsman was born on August 18, 1956, in Mumbai to former first-class cricketer Madhusudan Patil. He served as a coach for Kenya in the ICC World Cup 2003 where they reached the semi-finals for the first time. The BCCI had appointed him as the director of the National Cricket Academy. Patil also served as the chief of the BCCI Selection Committee from 2012-2016. Patil had a keen interest in cricket from a young age and made his debut in Ranji Trophy for Mumbai in 1975. In 1980, he made his Test debut against Pakistan. In his second test, he scored a fifty which helped him to get selected for the Australian tour. In December 1984, Patil played his last Test match against England. His last ODI match came in May 1986.

Brisbane Test, Day 3: Records broken by Sundar and Thakur

17 Jan 2021

Sports
Brisbane Test, Day 3: Records broken by Sundar and Thakur

Washington Sundar and Shardul Thakur kept India's hopes alive in the ongoing Brisbane Test with a record partnership on Day 3.

Brisbane Test: Sundar, Thakur bring India back in the hunt

17 Jan 2021

Sports
Brisbane Test: Sundar, Thakur bring India back in the hunt

Washington Sundar and Shardul Thakur headlined the Indian innings in the final session on Day 3 of the ongoing Brisbane Test.

Vivek Oberoi's brother-in-law Aditya Alva named in Karnataka drugs case

06 Sep 2020

Entertainment
Vivek Oberoi's brother-in-law Aditya Alva named in Karnataka drugs case

Aditya Alva, who is the brother-in-law of Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi, has been named among the 12 accused in the Karnataka drugs case.

Bengaluru Blasters batsman, bowling coach arrested for match-fixing: Details here

26 Oct 2019

Sports
Bengaluru Blasters batsman, bowling coach arrested for match-fixing: Details here

The Karnataka Premier League (KPL) has been under the scanner of late owing to the allegations that some of the teams were involved in illegal activity of betting and match-fixing.

KPL's Belagavi Panthers owner arrested for alleged betting: Details here

25 Sep 2019

Sports
KPL's Belagavi Panthers owner arrested for alleged betting: Details here

The owner of Belagavi Panthers of the Karnataka Premier League (KPL) was arrested on Tuesday in Bengaluru by the Central Crime Branch (CCB).

After Siddhartha's death, CCD appoints SV Ranganath as interim chairman

31 Jul 2019

Business
After Siddhartha's death, CCD appoints SV Ranganath as interim chairman

Hours after the body of VG Siddhartha, the founder of Cafe Coffee Day was found from Netravati river on Wednesday, the celebrated coffee chain appointed SV Ranganath as its interim chairman.

Karnataka: CCD founder VG Siddhartha goes missing, police launch hunt

30 Jul 2019

India
Karnataka: CCD founder VG Siddhartha goes missing, police launch hunt

VG Siddhartha, the owner-founder of the famous coffee chain Cafe Coffee Day, went missing from Mangaluru in Karnataka on Monday, prompting police to launch a search operation.

#ThisDayThatYear: Reliving Kapil Dev and his team's World Cup triumph

25 Jun 2019

Sports
#ThisDayThatYear: Reliving Kapil Dev and his team's World Cup triumph

The day of June 25 in 1983 holds a special place in the hearts of Indian fans, as India overcome West Indies to be crowned the world champions for the first time ever.

Kapil Dev's daughter to make her Bollywood debut with '83

26 Mar 2019

Entertainment
Kapil Dev's daughter to make her Bollywood debut with '83

Kabir Khan directorial '83 starring Ranveer Singh has been one of the most anticipated movies of the year.

What does Sachin Tendulkar feel about the Yo-Yo test?

22 Jul 2018

Sports
What does Sachin Tendulkar feel about the Yo-Yo test?

Former Indian cricketer and legendary batsman, Sachin Tendulkar, has gone on to state that the Yo-Yo fitness test should not be made mandatory for selection.

Demonetization, Municipal elections; a lot happening in Mumbai

22 Nov 2016

Mumbai
Demonetization, Municipal elections; a lot happening in Mumbai

Teachers have written to state election commissioner to exempt them from poll-duties during BMC elections.