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Graeme Smith spent months toying with retirement decision

Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 11:15

It was not the result he wanted but Graeme Smith`s final day as South African test captain ended with his side showing grit and dogged resilience, mirroring his 12-year international career.

Replace defensive MS Dhoni with aggressive Virat Kohli: Ian Chappell

Last Updated: Sunday, February 23, 2014, 14:18

Former Australian skipper Ian Chappell feels Virat Kohli should replace Mahendra Singh Dhoni as India`s Test captain as the incumbent is defensive and lets the game "meander along like an absent-minded professor strolling in the park".

Smith targets Pak series after ankle surgery

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 00:00

South African Test captain Graeme Smith is confident about being ready for the nation`s upcoming cricket series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates, starting on October 14, after undergoing a surgery to his left ankle in May.

Greg Chappell backs Steve Smith

Last Updated: Sunday, September 01, 2013, 17:22

Former Australian Test captain Greg Chappell, who is now Cricket Australia`s talent manager, has said that Australian player Steve Smith has the `mettle` to lead the country in the future.

Bacher warns Proteas not to let T20 `overrun` Test cricket

Last Updated: Friday, July 26, 2013, 10:50

Former South African Test captain Ali Bacher has warned the current Proteas cricket administrators not to allow Twenty cricket overrun their first-class Test games.

'half-baked` UDRS `far more` dangerous than fixing, says Latif

Last Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2013, 12:36

Former Pakistani Test captain Rashid Latif has slammed the Umpire Decision Review System (UDRS) as `half-baked`, saying that it is far more dangerous than even match-fixing and spot-fixing.

Agar`s `near-miss` century dominated 2nd day of Test: Botham

Last Updated: Friday, July 12, 2013, 15:47

Former England Test captain Ian Botham has praised young Australian star Ashton Agar, saying that the second day of the Trent Bridge was entirely dominated by the teenager.

Taylor better Test skipper than McCullum, says New Zealand media

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 10:53

The New Zealand media has said that the under the leadership of former captain Ross Taylor, the Black Caps Test team had been making significant progress than they are doing under current skipper Brendon McCullum.

Inverarity blows bugle for Gen-next Oz players to audition for future Test captain role

Last Updated: Thursday, May 02, 2013, 12:49

Australian chairman of selectors John Inverarity has sent a bugle call for leaders of the next generation to step forward and showcase their credentials for the role of following Test captain Michael Clarke , ahead of the ICC Champions Trophy squad.

It`s a dream come true to lead Australia: Shane Watson

Last Updated: Friday, March 22, 2013, 13:18

Two weeks after he angrily stormed out of the team, Shane Watson finally achieved his dream of becoming Australia`s Test captain as he stepped out to lead the team in place of injured skipper Michael Clarke in the fourth Test against India on Friday.

Dhoni becomes most successful India Test captain

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 05, 2013, 16:31

Mahendra Singh Dhoni has become the most successful Indian Test captain, surpassing Sourav Ganguly after India won the second cricket Test against Australia by an innings and 135 runs here Tuesday.

Dhoni far too negative, Kohli should be made captain: Bedi

Last Updated: Thursday, December 20, 2012, 09:16

After Sunil Gavaskar, it’s the turn of another former India skipper to call for captain MS Dhoni’s head. Controversial former spinner Bishan Singh Bedi demanded the sacking of Dhoni, saying he is too defensive as a captain.