Sunil Gavaskar

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ICC Hall of Fame: Kallis, Sthalekar and Zaheer Abbas inducted

23 Aug 2020

ICC Hall of Fame: Kallis, Sthalekar and Zaheer Abbas inducted

The International Cricket Council (ICC), on Sunday, inducted three veterans into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame during a ceremony that was telecast around the world via ICC's digital channels.

Sunil Gavaskar labels Virat Kohli's Test side as 'best ever'

23 Aug 2020

Sunil Gavaskar labels Virat Kohli's Test side as 'best ever'

Little Master Sunil Gavaskar has termed the incumbent Test side under Virat Kohli as India's "best ever".

Dhoni shows his humble side, gives away his business-class seat

22 Aug 2020

Dhoni shows his humble side, gives away his business-class seat

Chennai Super Kings Director K George John, on Friday, revealed how skipper MS Dhoni gave his business class seat to him as the entire contingent traveled to Dubai.

Yuvraj Singh slams team management for handling him 'unprofessionally'

26 Jul 2020

Yuvraj Singh slams team management for handling him 'unprofessionally'

Former Indian all-rounder Yuvraj Singh yet again slammed the team management for handling him poorly towards the fag end of his career.

Gavaskar slams Nasser Hussain for his comments on Indian cricket

13 Jul 2020

Gavaskar slams Nasser Hussain for his comments on Indian cricket

Legend Sunil Gavaskar lashed out at former England captain Nasser Hussain for his recent comments on Team India.

Former Indian cricketer Chetan Chauhan tests positive for COVID-19

12 Jul 2020

Former Indian cricketer Chetan Chauhan tests positive for COVID-19

Former Indian opener Chetan Chauhan tested positive for the novel coronavirus on Saturday.

India-Australia rivalry equivalent to that of Ashes: Steve Waugh

10 Jul 2020

India-Australia rivalry equivalent to that of Ashes: Steve Waugh

Former Australian skipper Steve Waugh, on Friday, said the Border-Gavaskar Trophy is equivalent to Ashes series.

Happy Birthday Sunil Gavaskar: A look at his amazing records

10 Jul 2020

Happy Birthday Sunil Gavaskar: A look at his amazing records

Batting maestro Sunil Gavaskar turned 71 on Friday.

#ThisDayThatYear: India script history, win 1983 Cricket World Cup

25 Jun 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: India script history, win 1983 Cricket World Cup

On June 25, 1983, the Indian cricket team led by Kapil Dev won the prestigious World Cup after upsetting West Indies in the final.

Sachin Tendulkar vs Rahul Dravid: Statistical comparison in Test cricket

24 Jun 2020

Sachin Tendulkar vs Rahul Dravid: Statistical comparison in Test cricket

The history of Indian cricket comprises two of the greatest batsmen to have played the game.

Dravid emerges as greatest Indian Test batsman in Wisden poll

24 Jun 2020

Dravid emerges as greatest Indian Test batsman in Wisden poll

A poll conducted on social media by Wisden India deemed Rahul Dravid the greatest Indian Test batsman.

#ThisDayThatYear: Virat Kohli arrives on the Test circuit

20 Jun 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Virat Kohli arrives on the Test circuit

It has been nine years since the Indian captain Virat Kohli made his Test debut.

Melbourne suburb names streets after Tendulkar, Kohli

16 Jun 2020

Melbourne suburb names streets after Tendulkar, Kohli

A new housing estate being developed on Rockbank suburb in Melbourne is set to have streets named after Indian cricket veterans Sachin Tendulkar, Kapil Dev and Virat Kohli.

India's oldest First-class cricketer Vasant Raiji dies at 100

13 Jun 2020

India's oldest First-class cricketer Vasant Raiji dies at 100

India's oldest First-class cricketer, Vasant Raiji, died in the early hours of Saturday.

#ThisDayThatYear: India register their first-ever ODI win

11 Jun 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: India register their first-ever ODI win

On this day in the year 1975, the Indian cricket team registered its first-ever ODI win.

Happy Birthday Ajinkya Rahane: A look at his monumental records

06 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday Ajinkya Rahane: A look at his monumental records

Ajinkya Rahane has been the core of Indian middle order in Test cricket, ever since he burst on to international circuit.

Ashes: Archer was reminded of Hughes after Smith's head injury

13 May 2020

Ashes: Archer was reminded of Hughes after Smith's head injury

England fast bowler Jofra Archer has claimed his bouncer that had felled Steve Smith during last year's Ashes, reminded him of the late Phil Hughes.

Batch of 1985 could trouble current Indian team: Ravi Shastri

06 May 2020

Batch of 1985 could trouble current Indian team: Ravi Shastri

Indian head coach Ravi Shastri believes the batch of 1985 could have given a run for the money to the incumbent Indian side.

Coronavirus outbreak: Sunil Gavaskar, Kapil Dev join ICA's initiative

02 May 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Sunil Gavaskar, Kapil Dev join ICA's initiative

Indian legends Sunil Gavaskar and Kapil Dev have extended support towards Indian Cricket Association in order to financially help nearly 30 needy players in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

Steve Smith on a different level: Ben Stokes

29 Apr 2020

Steve Smith on a different level: Ben Stokes

England all-rounder Ben Stokes believes his counterpart Steve Smith operates on a different tangent in Test cricket.

IPL without spectators will be a smarter option: Hardik Pandya

26 Apr 2020

IPL without spectators will be a smarter option: Hardik Pandya

Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya believes the 13th edition of Indian Premier League could be staged behind closed doors.

'India could hold T20 World Cup 2020', Sunil Gavaskar suggests

21 Apr 2020

'India could hold T20 World Cup 2020', Sunil Gavaskar suggests

Former Indian opener Sunil Gavaskar believes India and Australia could swap the T20 World Cup in order to host the tournaments in two consecutive years.

Sunil Gavaskar highlights Rohit's exclusion from Wisden's list of players

19 Apr 2020

Sunil Gavaskar highlights Rohit's exclusion from Wisden's list of players

Indian legend Sunil Gavaskar voiced his opinion on Rohit Sharma's exclusion from the 2020 edition of Wisden Cricketers' Almanack.

Steve Smith opens up on his quirky batting technique

07 Apr 2020

Steve Smith opens up on his quirky batting technique

Australian batsman Steve Smith's batting unorthodox batting technique might have raised eyebrows, but it is suffice for him to bemuse the bowlers.

'It was scary', Buttler opens up on Smith's Ashes concussion

27 Mar 2020

'It was scary', Buttler opens up on Smith's Ashes concussion

England wicket-keeper Jos Buttler opened up on the 2019 Ashes series which produced some intense moments.

IPL should be played behind closed doors, says Gavaskar

13 Mar 2020

IPL should be played behind closed doors, says Gavaskar

Former Indian cricketers Sunil Gavaskar and VVS Laxman opened up about the possibility of staging the upcoming IPL edition in front of empty stands, amid coronavirus outburst.

Sachin and Lara to feature in Road Safety World Series

13 Feb 2020

Sachin and Lara to feature in Road Safety World Series

Cricket veterans Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara will be seen playing against each other for a noble cause.

Has Shreyas Iyer solved India's number four woes?

05 Feb 2020

Has Shreyas Iyer solved India's number four woes?

Shreyas Iyer is deemed India's mainstay for the much dodgy batting slot following the painful World Cup exit.

Kapil Dev backs Pant to make a comeback

03 Feb 2020

Kapil Dev backs Pant to make a comeback

Youngster Rishabh Pant has lost his position as the first-choice wicket-keeper for India ever since he suffered a concussion in the first ODI against Australia.

IPL 2020: MA Chidambaram stadium to reopen closed stands

30 Jan 2020

IPL 2020: MA Chidambaram stadium to reopen closed stands

In what comes as a welcome development for Chennai Super Kings (CSK) fans, the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) has decided to reopen its closed stands for the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

3rd T20I, India beat New Zealand: List of records broken

29 Jan 2020

3rd T20I, India beat New Zealand: List of records broken

The third T20I between New Zealand and India went to the Super Over after both teams managed scores of 179 in 20 overs.

Sarfaraz Khan regrets his decision to leave Mumbai in 2015

27 Jan 2020

Sarfaraz Khan regrets his decision to leave Mumbai in 2015

Middle-order batsman Sarfaraz Khan is on a roll in the ongoing Ranji Trophy.

First look poster of Ranveer Singh's sports drama '83' out

26 Jan 2020

First look poster of Ranveer Singh's sports drama '83' out

Bringing an end to the wait, the makers of Kabir Khan's much-anticipated sports drama film '83 have finally released the first look poster of the movie.

Ranji Trophy: Sarfaraz Khan slams triple ton, scripts these records

22 Jan 2020

Ranji Trophy: Sarfaraz Khan slams triple ton, scripts these records

Mumbai's Sarfaraz Khan slammed an unbeaten triple century against Uttar Pradesh in the ongoing Ranji Trophy 2019-20 season.

Bapu Nadkarni passes away: His top moments, records and more

18 Jan 2020

Bapu Nadkarni passes away: His top moments, records and more

Former Indian cricketer Bapu Nadkarni passed away on Friday.

Cheteshwar Pujara hits 50th FC ton: List of records scripted

12 Jan 2020

Cheteshwar Pujara hits 50th FC ton: List of records scripted

India's senior cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara joined an elite list of cricketers after scoring a century in First-Class cricket against Karnataka.

Ahmedabad Stadium could host a big opening game: Details here

02 Dec 2019

Ahmedabad Stadium could host a big opening game: Details here

The new-look Sardar Patel Stadium in Ahmedabad could be set for a big opening game.

Stats for pink-ball Tests should be separate, says Gavaskar

20 Nov 2019

Stats for pink-ball Tests should be separate, says Gavaskar

Legend Sunil Gavaskar made a radical suggestion ahead of the historic Day-Night Test between India and Bangladesh at the Eden Gardens, starting Friday.

Gavaskar warns Team India ahead of World T20

05 Nov 2019

Gavaskar warns Team India ahead of World T20

India have criticized by analysts following their seven-wicket defeat to Bangladesh in the opening T20I on Sunday.

A look at the sparkling records of Virender Sehwag

20 Oct 2019

A look at the sparkling records of Virender Sehwag

Former Indian opening batsman Virender Sehwag turned 41 this month.