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Virender Sehwag to compete with Anil Kumble for position of Team India's head coach - Report

Virender Sehwag to compete with Anil Kumble for position of Team India's head coach - Report

Kumble, whose 1-year stint ends post Champions Trophy, has won five straight Test series, and helped the team rise to the No. 1 position in Tests. 

After Yuvraj Singh, Rohit Sharma to miss India's opening warm-up clash against New Zealand

After Yuvraj Singh, Rohit Sharma to miss India's opening warm-up clash against New Zealand

While Yuvi is down with viral fever, Rohit will join the squad today on 28th, having sought extended leaves from the board to attend a cousin's marriage.

WATCH: Confident Ajinkya Rahane gives a glimpse on how India will defend ICC Champions Trophy

WATCH: Confident Ajinkya Rahane gives a glimpse on how India will defend ICC Champions Trophy

India's senior batsman Ajinkya Rahane is confident that if the play to their potential then they will be able to defend the Champions Trophy won in 2013.

ICC Champions Trophy: Down with fever, star all-rounder Yuvraj Singh to miss warm-up match against New Zealand

ICC Champions Trophy: Down with fever, star all-rounder Yuvraj Singh to miss warm-up match against New Zealand

India will start the title defence on June 4, against arch-rivals Pakistan, in a Group B match.

Won't play bilateral series against Pakistan without govt's permission, says BCCI

Won't play bilateral series against Pakistan without govt's permission, says BCCI

The PCB had earlier this month sent a legal notice to its Indian counterpart for failing to honour the MoU signed between the two cricket boards in 2014.

Anil Kumble using Virat Kohli's name to strengthen his case in pay hike proposal, claims BCCI official

Anil Kumble using Virat Kohli's name to strengthen his case in pay hike proposal, claims BCCI official

During their interaction with BCCI officials and Committee of Administrators early this month, the coach-captain duo reportedly requested for a 150% hike in their pay.

Virat Kohli on Anil Kumble's contract: Indian captain defends BCCI, says the board is only following due process

Virat Kohli on Anil Kumble's contract: Indian captain defends BCCI, says the board is only following due process

Asked specifically about Kumble's contribution, Kohli said that when a team does well, it is due to the equal contribution from all and sundry.

Ignored Harbhajan Singh lambasts BCCI's double standards, claims he doesn't get same 'privileges' as MS Dhoni

Ignored Harbhajan Singh lambasts BCCI's double standards, claims he doesn't get same 'privileges' as MS Dhoni

Both Harbhajan and Gambhir were reportedly not considered for the selection when Prasad announced the 15-man squad for upcoming ICC Champions Trophy on May 8.

Reminded government about bilateral cricket ties with Pakistan 15 days ago, says BCCI

Reminded government about bilateral cricket ties with Pakistan 15 days ago, says BCCI

The Indian Cricket Board and Pakistan Cricket Board are scheduled to meet in Dubai later this month to resolve the prevailing bilateral issues.

Is 'unhappy' BCCI the reason behind no automatic extension for Anil Kumble?

Is 'unhappy' BCCI the reason behind no automatic extension for Anil Kumble?

With such an announcement, one question is bound to come up – whether the board was happy with Kumble? Rule says that if a coach performs according to the expectations of the board, he stands a chance for an automatic extension of tenure. But such was not the case for Kumble. 

BCCI invites new applications for Head Coach of Team India; Anil Kumble gets direct entry

BCCI invites new applications for Head Coach of Team India; Anil Kumble gets direct entry

Over the term of 12 months, Virat Kohli and his army battled 17 Test matches on home soil, where they won 12, drew four and lost one against the Aussies. Under Kumble's mentorship, the home team registered series win against five nations – West Indies, New Zealand, England, Bangladesh and Australia – to retain their No. 1 spot in ICC Test rankings.

Champions Trophy: Rohit Sharma, Kedar Jadhav's England departure delayed

Champions Trophy: Rohit Sharma, Kedar Jadhav's England departure delayed

Both have different reasons behind their extended stay in India. While Rohit has stayed to attend a cousin’s wedding, Kedar could not travel with the team because his visa did not arrive in time.

Heartbroken Virat Kohli wishes courage and strength to Manchester Blast victims

Heartbroken Virat Kohli wishes courage and strength to Manchester Blast victims

Islamic State group claimed responsibility through its social media channels, saying "one of the caliphate`s soldiers placed bombs among the crowds", and has also threatened with more attacks.

PCB to hold talks with BCCI officials in Dubai to discuss potential restart of bilateral series

PCB to hold talks with BCCI officials in Dubai to discuss potential restart of bilateral series

According to the 2014 agreement, India was scheduled to play six series against Pakistan, four of them were going to be Pakistan`s home series.

Rohit Sharma to play vice-captain's role at ICC Champions Trophy – Report

Rohit Sharma to play vice-captain's role at ICC Champions Trophy – Report

It was also revealed that The Indian cricket board (BCCI) will be sending two selectors to England for the tournament, who most likely will be MSK Prasad and Devang Gandhi.

Home and Away format in Ranji Trophy games finds favour in BCCI captains' conclave

Home and Away format in Ranji Trophy games finds favour in BCCI captains' conclave

It was learnt that the issue of raising the fees of domestic players too came up at the conclave as it was felt that the amount earned by players in Australia and England in domestic cricket was substantially higher and enough to make a living out of playing at this level too.

BCCI calls for emergency meeting to review Champions Trophy security arrangements post Manchester blast

BCCI calls for emergency meeting to review Champions Trophy security arrangements post Manchester blast

The 15-member Indian squad is scheduled to leave for England on Wednesday evening. 

Harbhajan Singh puts forth Zaheer Khan's name as fast bowling coach after Team India's request to BCCI

Harbhajan Singh puts forth Zaheer Khan's name as fast bowling coach after Team India's request to BCCI

After the news of Kumble and Kohli wanting the inclusion of a fast bowling coach broke, Harbhajan took to Twitter to put forward his recommendation.

Virat Kohli, Anil Kumble demand for fast bowling coach from BCCI

Virat Kohli, Anil Kumble demand for fast bowling coach from BCCI

The BCCI did not name a replacement to Bharat Arun when Kumble Succeeded Ravi Shastri last June. 

Virat Kohli, Anil Kumble demand 150% hike for Grade A players; move may not favour MS Dhoni

Virat Kohli, Anil Kumble demand 150% hike for Grade A players; move may not favour MS Dhoni

The idea, pitched forward in a joint session in Hyderabad by Kumble, with Kohli on Skype, detailed out the proposal which demanded a massive 150 per cent hike for the Grade A players, thus increasing the salary from INR 2 crore to INR 5 crore for one season