Greg Chappell

Not Greg Chappell, but injuries ruined my career, says Irfan Pathan

Not Greg Chappell, but injuries ruined my career, says Irfan Pathan

Pathan said he had to change his bowling action due to a back problem but now he has gone back to his old action and is satisfied with the swing he is generating.

Apr 28, 2017, 13:07 PM IST
Ian and Greg Chappell write open letter to Adani; ask him to abandon coal mine project in Australia

Ian and Greg Chappell write open letter to Adani; ask him to abandon coal mine project in Australia

Cricket legends Ian and Greg Chappell are among 90 prominent Australians who have signed an open letter calling on Indian energy giant Adani to abandon its controversial coal mine project in Queensland, warning it could damage bilateral ties and even affect sporting links.

Mar 16, 2017, 10:37 AM IST
Darren Lehmann backs Ashton Agar`s all-rounder claims for Test recall

Darren Lehmann backs Ashton Agar`s all-rounder claims for Test recall

Agar was added to a 13-man Australia squad Friday along with fellow spinner Steven O`Keefe with one of them likely to partner Nathan Lyon for the third Test Against Pakistan.

Dec 31, 2016, 13:35 PM IST
Ricky Ponting quits Indian Premier League — ready for major Cricket Australia role?

Ricky Ponting quits Indian Premier League — ready for major Cricket Australia role?

There is a school of thought in cricketing fraternity that only when a big role with country's cricket board comes calling then only does someone decides to forego franchise cricket coaching offers.

Nov 19, 2016, 20:35 PM IST
Crisis in Australian cricket: Trevor Hohns replaces Rod Marsh, Greg Chappell called to fix crisis

Crisis in Australian cricket: Trevor Hohns replaces Rod Marsh, Greg Chappell called to fix crisis

Former Test fast bowler Jason Gillespie and ex-captains Ricky Ponting and Steve Waugh have all been touted as possible successors to Marsh.

Nov 17, 2016, 09:01 AM IST
Greg Chappell strikes! Former coach claims team took short-cuts, key players selfish

Greg Chappell strikes! Former coach claims team took short-cuts, key players selfish

The 67-year-old took slammed the attitude of key players in the side.

Jun 26, 2016, 15:53 PM IST
 Sourav Ganguly on India coach selection: Greg Chappell mess-up a one off, won't repeat it again

Sourav Ganguly on India coach selection: Greg Chappell mess-up a one off, won't repeat it again

The former skipper said that he spent a sleepless night yesterday on the eve of coach's interview, somewhat similar to the feeling before his Test debut against England at the Lord's in 1996.

Jun 21, 2016, 16:49 PM IST
When Sachin Tendulkar blamed Greg Chappel for taking Indian cricket 5 years backward

When Sachin Tendulkar blamed Greg Chappel for taking Indian cricket 5 years backward

Many unknown facets of Tendulkar's career came out at 'Unknown Sachin Tapes' session at a literary festival.

Nov 29, 2015, 22:27 PM IST
Greg Chappell endorses idea of four-day Tests

Greg Chappell endorses idea of four-day Tests

Chappell said he would want to limit the number of overs to be moved to 100 in the first innings. 

Nov 23, 2015, 17:03 PM IST
Five things you must know about Sourav Ganguly

Five things you must know about Sourav Ganguly

Former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly was on Thursday appointed as the president of Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) by Mamata Banerjee, as a replacement for the late Jagmohan Dalmiya.

Sep 25, 2015, 10:56 AM IST
Ajinkya Rahane sets world record for most catches by non-keeper in single Test

Ajinkya Rahane sets world record for most catches by non-keeper in single Test

India's Ajinkya Rahane broke the world record on Friday after taking eight catches in a single Test match by a non-wicketkeeper in the history of the game. He achieved the feat in the first Test match against Sri Lanka in Galle.

Aug 14, 2015, 16:12 PM IST
Ashes 2015: Home comfort makes Tests even more testing for tourists

Ashes 2015: Home comfort makes Tests even more testing for tourists

Home advantage has always counted for something in Test cricket but, after England wrapped up the Ashes series with a match to spare, is it now counting for too much?

Aug 11, 2015, 07:27 AM IST
When Rahul Dravid told Greg Chappell he can't drop skipper Sourav Ganguly

When Rahul Dravid told Greg Chappell he can't drop skipper Sourav Ganguly

Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) joint secretary Amitabh Choudhary on Friday shared an anecdote from a time when Indian cricket was in turmoil due to the Sourav Ganguly-Greg Chappell spat.

Aug 08, 2015, 10:18 AM IST
Ashes: Steve Smith's golden run just keeps on going

Ashes: Steve Smith's golden run just keeps on going

Steve Smith`s prolific run of form shows no sign of ending any time soon.

Jul 18, 2015, 02:11 AM IST
New book on Sourav Ganguly recounts his career, controversies

New book on Sourav Ganguly recounts his career, controversies

A book recounting former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly's incident-filled cricket career has been unveiled here.

Apr 28, 2015, 15:05 PM IST
Cricket World Cup: Five great Australia-New Zealand sports clashes

Cricket World Cup: Five great Australia-New Zealand sports clashes

Tournament co-hosts Australia and New Zealand meet in the World Cup final at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday.

Mar 28, 2015, 09:54 AM IST
Cricket World Cup 2015: The men behind India's redemption

Cricket World Cup 2015: The men behind India's redemption

Fans across the country and beyond seem bowled over by the exploits of the young Indian cricket team in the World Cup. But as the players receive the plaudits, one tends to forget the silent, faceless army of the team support staff who work tirelessly to keep the players in fine fettle, both mentally and physically.

Mar 22, 2015, 16:52 PM IST
 Stricken Martin Crowe promises to cheer on Black Caps

Stricken Martin Crowe promises to cheer on Black Caps

New Zealand great Martin Crowe has vowed not even life-threatening cancer will stop him from being among an expected capacity crowd at Auckland`s Eden Park on Saturday to watch the Black Caps face Australia in an eagerly-anticipated World Cup clash.

Feb 26, 2015, 09:36 AM IST
Greg Chappell opens up about fallout with Sachin Tendulkar

Greg Chappell opens up about fallout with Sachin Tendulkar

Former India coach Greg Chappell says his relations with Sachin Tendulkar soured after the Australian had asked the Indian cricket icon to bat down the order at the 2007 World Cup.

Feb 13, 2015, 13:03 PM IST
India can't be underestimated despite poor form: Greg Chappell

India can't be underestimated despite poor form: Greg Chappell

 Former India coach Greg Chappell said the defending champions cannot be written off as one of the strong contenders for the ICC Cricket World Cup despite a poor outing Down Under.

Feb 11, 2015, 11:32 AM IST