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".
07 Jul 2020
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03 Jul 2020
Happy Birthday Harbhajan Singh: A look at his amazing records
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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.
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.
09 Jun 2020
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07 Jun 2020
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07 Jun 2020
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03 Jun 2020
#NewsBytesExplainer: How will 'no saliva' rule impact different cricket balls?
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01 Jun 2020
Jasprit Bumrah wants saliva's alternative to shine ball
Indian pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah voiced his opinion on the ongoing debate regarding saliva usage.
26 May 2020
Mitchell Starc vouches for relaxations in ball-tampering rule
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24 May 2020
#NewsBytesExplainer: History beckons as James Anderson returns to action
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24 May 2020
'No saliva' rule an interim measure: Anil Kumble
ICC Cricket Committee chairman Anil Kumble revealed the recommendation to ban saliva usage is only an interim measure to safeguard the health of players.
24 May 2020
#ThisDayThatYear: Adam Gilchrist's Deccan Chargers clinch the IPL title
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23 May 2020
'No saliva' rule will be hard to accept: Brett Lee
The ICC Cricket Committee recently recommended restricting the use of saliva on the ball, thereby putting an end to a number of speculations.
20 May 2020
Cummins calls for alternatives of saliva usage
Australian pace spearhead Pat Cummins has sought an alternative as the ICC committee plans to ban saliva usage.
19 May 2020
Coronavirus outbreak: ICC to restrict use of saliva on ball
The International Cricket Council (ICC) committee has recommended restricting the use of saliva on the ball in order to safeguard players' health.
02 May 2020
When Kumble pushed Kuldeep to take five-for on Test debut
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27 Apr 2020
IPL: All-time XI of Royal Challengers Bangalore
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15 Apr 2020
Indian Premier League: Complete statistical analysis of RCB's performance
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14 Apr 2020
#ThisDayThatYear: Azhar, Sidhu help India win 4th Asia Cup title
On April 14, 1995, the Indian cricket team went on to lift its fourth Asia Cup title.
07 Apr 2020
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01 Apr 2020
Shreyas Gopal hopeful of representing India, irrespective of any format
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29 Mar 2020
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29 Mar 2020
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25 Feb 2020
29 balls, 10 wickets: Kashvee scripts history in domestic tournament
Chandigarh U-19 team captain Kashvee Gautam entered the record books as she picked up all 10 wickets in a Women's Under-19 One-Day Trophy match against Arunachal Pradesh at KSRM College Ground, Kadapa on Tuesday.
24 Feb 2020
Five players who had an impactful Test debut against India
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23 Feb 2020
NZ vs IND: Five stats which make Ishant Sharma substantial
Fast bowler Ishant Sharma has been India's linchpin of the pace attack over the years.
14 Feb 2020
IPL 2020: U-19 star Bishnoi excited to work with Kumble
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31 Jan 2020
The rise and rise of Indian pacer Mohammed Shami
India's pace spearhead Mohammed Shami has time again proved why he is the nucleus of the Indian bowling attack.
08 Jan 2020
ICC committee member Mahela Jayawardene is against four-day Tests
ICC Cricket Committee member Mahela Jayawardene on Wednesday said Tests should remain a five-day affair.
20 Dec 2019
Post blockbuster IPL deal, Glenn Maxwell slams 83 in BBL
Glenn Maxwell showed why he is feared in the T20 format.
20 Dec 2019
Kumble reveals why KXIP spent heavy on Maxwell: Details here
Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell was the second-costliest player in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 auction on Thursday.
19 Dec 2019
IPL 2020: Wasim Jaffer appointed KXIP batting coach
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16 Nov 2019
1st Test, India beat Bangladesh: Here are the records broken
The Indian cricket team beat Bangladesh inside three days to win the first Test match and take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series.
14 Nov 2019
Ashwin joint-fastest to 250 Test scalps at home: Details here
Veteran off-spinner R Ashwin scripted some superb feats on Day 1 of the first Test between India and Bangladesh in Indore.
13 Nov 2019
1st Test, India vs Bangladesh: Records that could be scripted
India and Bangladesh are set to face each other in the first Test of the two-match series, starting Thursday.
09 Nov 2019
Ravichandran Ashwin looks forward to new challenge with Delhi Capitals
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06 Nov 2019
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24 Oct 2019
Tendulkar and Ganguly couldn't convince Kohli regarding Kumble: Vinod Rai
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17 Oct 2019
A look at the all-time records of Anil Kumble
When it comes to the greatest Indian spinner of all-time, Anil Kumble undoubtedly leads the list.