Ian Chappell

Hardik Pandya could end India's search for next Kapil Dev, says Aussie great Ian Chappell

Hardik Pandya could end India's search for next Kapil Dev, says Aussie great Ian Chappell

The Australian great has no doubt Pandya would strengthen India in Tests and contribute to their success in all conditions.

Oct 15, 2017, 19:48 PM IST
Without Ben Stokes, England will surrender Ashes urn: Ian Chappell

Without Ben Stokes, England will surrender Ashes urn: Ian Chappell

England are the current holders of the urn but will be travelling Down Under later this year. Stokes meanwhile is in the middle of a controversy over a brawl and his selection in the Ashes team has come under a cloud despite him being named in the squad.

Oct 01, 2017, 19:02 PM IST
Ian Chappell backs skipper Virat Kohli in coach controversy

Ian Chappell backs skipper Virat Kohli in coach controversy

Australian legend Ian Chappell has backed India skipper Virat Kohli in the controversy that erupted after his fallout with former coach Anil Kumble, saying "if a coach is to be inflicted on a captain", it should be someone with whom he is comfortable.

Jul 23, 2017, 17:31 PM IST
Anil Kumble's resignation as India's head coach was no great surprise, writes Ian Chappell

Anil Kumble's resignation as India's head coach was no great surprise, writes Ian Chappell

The controversial circumstances under which Anil Kumble came forth with his resignation statement might have raised quite a lot of questions over his relationship with skipper Virat Kohli and the rest of the squad, but it didn't surprise former Australia captain Ian Chappell.

Jun 26, 2017, 20:37 PM IST
Ian Chappell calls for reduction of on-field chatter, limit use of controversial DRS

Ian Chappell calls for reduction of on-field chatter, limit use of controversial DRS

Chappell described the constant on-field chatter during India's 2-1 Test series win over Australia as one of the "unsightly" aspects of the contest and said these "inane comments" should not be a part of the game.

Apr 02, 2017, 12:58 PM IST
India vs Australia: India lucky to have a stand-in captain like Ajinkya Rahane, says Ian Chappell

India vs Australia: India lucky to have a stand-in captain like Ajinkya Rahane, says Ian Chappell

Rahane led the hosts to a series win in Dharamsala in the absence of injured Kohli.

Mar 29, 2017, 11:17 AM 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
Australia in no position to throw stones at India, Ian Chappell calls for curb on sledging

Australia in no position to throw stones at India, Ian Chappell calls for curb on sledging

Though Chappell admitted that a series like this is bound to produce heated clashes but administrators should step in to curb on-field aggression before it escalates beyond control.

Mar 14, 2017, 11:02 AM IST
Pakistan Test skipper Misbah-ul-Haq hits out heavily at supporters, fans for double standards

Pakistan Test skipper Misbah-ul-Haq hits out heavily at supporters, fans for double standards

Pakistan team returned home after a disastrous tour Down Under, which culminated with a wild welcome home, and a series of post mortems.

Feb 02, 2017, 19:39 PM IST
Fired-up Shahid Afridi gives strong reply to Ian Chappell's 'kick up the bum' comment

Fired-up Shahid Afridi gives strong reply to Ian Chappell's 'kick up the bum' comment

The Boom-boom cricketer hit back at Ian Chappell's criticism of Pakistan after the visitors pulled off a special victory at MCG.

Jan 17, 2017, 19:03 PM IST
Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq shreds into pieces Ian Chappell's 'just stay home' comment

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq shreds into pieces Ian Chappell's 'just stay home' comment

Pakistan suffered a series whitewash in the recent three-match Test series Down Under and today, they lost the first game of the of the five-match ODI series by 92 runs at Brisbane.

Jan 13, 2017, 19:56 PM IST
Shoaib Akhtar hits out at Ian Chappell for asking Cricket Australia to stop inviting Pakistan for tournaments

Shoaib Akhtar hits out at Ian Chappell for asking Cricket Australia to stop inviting Pakistan for tournaments

Days after Ian Chappell asked Cricket Australia to stop inviting Pakistan for tournaments Down Under, former Pakistani speedster Shoaib Akhtar hit out at the former Australian cricketer for his remark.

Jan 12, 2017, 10:03 AM IST
Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur blames bowlers for poor Test performance in Australia

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur blames bowlers for poor Test performance in Australia

Pakistan has lost eight out of 12 Tests since Arthur took charge including all three in Australia and two matches in New Zealand.

Jan 11, 2017, 15:55 PM IST
Improve your cricket, or just stay home – Ian Chappell tells Pakistan cricket team

Improve your cricket, or just stay home – Ian Chappell tells Pakistan cricket team

Steve Smith's men defeated Pakistan by 220 runs in the third Test, handing them their 12th consecutive Test loss in Australia.

Jan 09, 2017, 11:55 AM IST
Sexism row in BBL: Chris Gayle hits back heavily at criticisers, says it was just for ‘little fun’

Sexism row in BBL: Chris Gayle hits back heavily at criticisers, says it was just for ‘little fun’

In an extract published in The Times, Gayle first tried to clarify his stance over the incident.

May 23, 2016, 19:26 PM IST
Ian Chappell: All-round ability, home conditions make India slight favorites for World T20

Ian Chappell: All-round ability, home conditions make India slight favorites for World T20

Chappell believes India, Australia, New Zealand and England will be the four semi-finalists.

Mar 06, 2016, 09:47 AM IST
Sunil Gavaskar pays tribute to Martin Crowe; hails Kiwi legend as 'good thinker of the game'

Sunil Gavaskar pays tribute to Martin Crowe; hails Kiwi legend as 'good thinker of the game'

Crowe passed away at the age of 53 in Auckland today.

Mar 03, 2016, 19:58 PM IST
Mahendra Singh Dhoni in danger of overstaying his time as captain: Ian Chappell

Mahendra Singh Dhoni in danger of overstaying his time as captain: Ian Chappell

Dhoni has himself admitted to not being able to score runs freely in the early part of his innings.

Jan 24, 2016, 12:30 PM IST
India are handicapped by lack of all-rounders, feels Ian Chappell

India are handicapped by lack of all-rounders, feels Ian Chappell

Chappell opined that if the Indian team loses early wickets, they then have to play a conservative brand of cricket.

Jan 09, 2016, 14:18 PM IST
Former Australia skipper Ian Chappell tips world champions as favourites in ODI series against India

Former Australia skipper Ian Chappell tips world champions as favourites in ODI series against India

Chappell says MS Dhoni will provide a true test for Australia and Steve Smith.

Jan 09, 2016, 13:50 PM IST