Tag Archives: Sunil Gavaskar

Rangeela Raja actor “Karan Aanand” to star in “16/6 Battle of Cricket”

Actor Karan Aanand, who has appeared in films like Baby, Lupt and Rangeela Raja, will soon be seen in a docu-drama on the India-Pakistan cricket rivalry. Titled 16/6 Battle of Cricket, the film is directed by Manoj Shrivastava, former CEO of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), Goa. Explaining the film’s concept, Karan shares, “16/6 Battle of Cricket explores ...

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Mahendra Singh Dhoni Hasn’t Treated Irfan Pathan Well in IPL: Sunil Gavaskar

Mahendra Singh Dhoni Hasn't Treated Irfan Pathan Well in IPL: Sunil Gavaskar

Mahendra Singh Dhoni Hasn’t Treated Irfan Pathan Well in IPL: Sunil Gavaskar Former Test opener Gavaskar, who has been commentating on IPL matches, feels Dhoni has not done justice to his bating skills and his handling of a “world-class bowler” like Irfan Pathan has been bewildering. Writing in his column, Gavaskar analysed some of the reasons for Rising Pune Supergiants ...

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Virat Kohli Should Not Be Rushed Into Captaincy In All Formats: Sunil Gavaskar

Virat Kohli Should Not Be Rushed Into Captaincy In All Formats: Sunil Gavaskar

Virat Kohli Should Not Be Rushed Into Captaincy In All Formats: Sunil Gavaskar Virat Kohli should not be rushed into limited overs captaincy in spite of being the best batsman in this format in the past one year, says Sunil Gavaskar. In Twenty20 Internationals in 2015/16, he is averaging 95.57 while in the current Indian Premier League, Kohli is the ...

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Sachin Tendulkar, Sunil Gavaskar are Google CEO Sundar Pichai’s Dream Cricketers

Sachin Tendulkar, Sunil Gavaskar are Sundar Pichai's Dream Cricketers

Sachin Tendulkar, Sunil Gavaskar are Google CEO Sundar Pichai’s Dream Cricketers Describing himself as a huge fan of cricket, Google CEO Sundar Pichai said he wanted to be a cricketer in his childhood, revering legends like Sunil Gavaskar in his growing years. Talking to students at Shri Ram College, Pichai reminisced his childhood days in Chennai. “I did dream of ...

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Ravichandran Ashwin is World’s Best Spinner: Sunil Gavaskar

Ravichandran Ashwin is World’s Best Spinner: Sunil Gavaskar Ravichandran Ashwin’s bowling made the Nagpur Test match “a joy to watch” for Sunil Gavaskar. The former Indian captain was all praise for the 29-year-old Ashwin, whose match haul of 12 wickets for 98 runs scripted India’s 124-run win against South Africa at the Vidarbha Cricket Stadium in Jamtha on Friday. Gavaskar ...

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Mahendra Singh Dhoni is ‘Still India’s No. 1 Finisher’: Sunil Gavaskar

Mahendra Singh Dhoni is 'Still India's No. 1 Finisher', says Sunil Gavaskar

Mahendra Singh Dhoni is ‘Still India’s No. 1 Finisher’: Sunil Gavaskar India lost the first ODI against South Africa by five runs and it raised question marks on whether the India captain is still India’s best finisher in ODIs. Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar, still believes that Mahendra Singh Dhoni is Still India’s No. 1 Finisher, “Mahendra Singh Dhoni is ...

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India vs South Africa: Don’t Need to Take Crowd Trouble That Seriously, Says MS Dhoni

MS Dhoni termed throwing of bottles as "not so serious" and "done just for fun"

India vs South Africa: Don’t Need to Take Crowd Trouble That Seriously, Says MS Dhoni MS Dhoni  termed throwing of bottles as “not so serious” and “done just for fun”, even though legendary Sunil Gavaskar blasted the authorities demanding strict punishment. “We should not be taking such things seriously. I still remember we played in Vizag once and we won ...

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Biggest cricket stadium in world being built in India

Biggest cricket stadium in world being built in India

Biggest cricket stadium in world being built in India The Gujarat Cricket Stadium in a release on Friday said, that the Sardar Patel Cricket Stadium in Ahmedabad would be the biggest cricket stadium in the world in terms of seating capacity. The stadium will be built in place of Motera stadium and will have 1,00,000 seats – putting it alongside ...

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Virat Kohli a Proactive Captain, Makes Things Happen: Sunil Gavaskar

Virat Kohli a Proactive Captain, Makes Things Happen: Sunil Gavaskar

Virat Kohli a Proactive Captain, Makes Things Happen: Sunil Gavaskar Since 1993 Indian team never tasted such success in the Emerald Isles and former skipper Sunil Gavaskar was full of praise for the 26-year-old batsman Virat Kohli. After suffering an unexpected defeat in Galle, Kohli, who had advocated passionate and aggressive cricket, pioneered a stunning turnaround to win the last ...

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Virat Kohli Was Born to Lead: Sunil Gavaskar

Virat Kohli Was Born to Lead says Sunil Gavaskar

Virat Kohli Was Born to Lead: Sunil Gavaskar Former Indian player Sunil Gavaskar on Thursday described Test skipper Virat Kohli as someone born to assume leadership role and hoped he will live upto the expectations of the people. “He (Kohli) was born to lead. He led the under-19 team, and even as a player he was looking to learn from ...

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