Sandeep Patil

Rohit Sharma is better than Virat Kohli in limited overs, feels former BCCI chief selector Sandeep Patil

Rohit Sharma is better than Virat Kohli in limited overs, feels former BCCI chief selector Sandeep Patil

Rohit recently blasted a record third ODI double ton, leading the home side to a 2-1 win in the three-match rubber against Sri Lanka in the absence of regular skipper Kohli, who took a break to tie the knot with Bollywood actor Anushka Sharma.

Dec 26, 2017, 21:00 PM IST
I wish I was five per cent as talented as Yuvraj Singh, MS Dhoni: Sandeep Patil

I wish I was five per cent as talented as Yuvraj Singh, MS Dhoni: Sandeep Patil

Two men who have been in the centre of talk are MS Dhoni and Yuvraj Singh. Both men are almost in their late 30s and there has been constant speculation on their future.

Sep 16, 2017, 14:03 PM IST
Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly and VVS Laxman are cricketing legends, but haven't coached teams, says Sandeep Patil

Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly and VVS Laxman are cricketing legends, but haven't coached teams, says Sandeep Patil

The 60-year-old even criticised CAC's decision to withhold the result on Monday citing reasons that they are presently not in a hurry and that they would like to speak to the indian skipper Virat Kohli before announcing the news.

Jul 15, 2017, 11:28 AM IST
Anurag Thakur slams Sandeep Patil for revealing information on Sachin Tendulkar, MS Dhoni's retirements

Anurag Thakur slams Sandeep Patil for revealing information on Sachin Tendulkar, MS Dhoni's retirements

"Any organisation, if they hire him (Patil), will think 10 times that after leaving the organization, he will speak about the organisation," he said.

Sep 27, 2016, 17:48 PM IST
UNBELIEVABLE! Sandeep Patil makes shocking revelation about Sachin Tendulkar's ODI retirement

UNBELIEVABLE! Sandeep Patil makes shocking revelation about Sachin Tendulkar's ODI retirement

Patil made a shocking revelation soon after he was officially replaced by MSK Prasad.

Sep 22, 2016, 10:24 AM IST
SHOCKING! Sandeep Patil and fellow selectors discussed removing MS Dhoni from captaincy

SHOCKING! Sandeep Patil and fellow selectors discussed removing MS Dhoni from captaincy

Patil termed Dhoni's decision to retire from Tests as "shocking" as the team was having a tough Test series Down Under.

Sep 21, 2016, 20:31 PM IST
Did BCCI force Sachin Tendulkar into retirement? Here's what Sandeep Patil has to say

Did BCCI force Sachin Tendulkar into retirement? Here's what Sandeep Patil has to say

Speculations were rife about the batting maestro hanging up his boots, before he did so through a BCCI release in October 2013.

Sep 14, 2016, 12:40 PM IST
Revealed: What happened in selection meet when Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan's names came up

Revealed: What happened in selection meet when Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan's names came up

With so much debate around their selection, Dhawan and Rohit will be under tremendous pressure against NZ.

Sep 13, 2016, 20:02 PM IST

India vs New Zealand 2016: Five talking points from Sandip Patil's last squad

The Indian selectors on Monday announced a largely unchanged 15-member Indian Test squad for the three-match home series against New Zealand.

Sep 13, 2016, 15:12 PM IST
READ: Sandeep Patil's reply when asked about timing of Sachin Tendulkar's retirement

READ: Sandeep Patil's reply when asked about timing of Sachin Tendulkar's retirement

On the last day of his job, chairman of the selection committee faced several interesting questions from reporters.

Sep 12, 2016, 19:37 PM IST
It is sad that you end up losing friends as a selector: Sandeep Patil

It is sad that you end up losing friends as a selector: Sandeep Patil

"There are some matters between the selectors and BCCI which should remain confidential and cannot be revealed," said Patil.

Sep 12, 2016, 13:54 PM IST
Ind vs NZ 2016: Sandeep Patil tells why Rohit Sharma was retained in Test squad despite poor form

Ind vs NZ 2016: Sandeep Patil tells why Rohit Sharma was retained in Test squad despite poor form

Rohit Sharma, one of India's most prolific run-scorers in limited-overs cricket, has failed to live up to the expectation in Tests.

Sep 12, 2016, 13:43 PM IST
India vs New Zealand: Rohit Sharma in focus as BCCI set to announce squad for upcoming Test series today

India vs New Zealand: Rohit Sharma in focus as BCCI set to announce squad for upcoming Test series today

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), for the first time, will announce the squad for the three-match Test series, which starts on September 22.

Sep 11, 2016, 20:15 PM IST
BCCI to appoint new national selectors on the basis of interview: Report

BCCI to appoint new national selectors on the basis of interview: Report

The present norm of appointing a selection committee is through recommendations from zones, with the BCCI top brass finalising the panel.

Sep 08, 2016, 19:40 PM IST
Anil Kumble, Rahul Dravid, MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli attend BCCI road-map meeting

Anil Kumble, Rahul Dravid, MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli attend BCCI road-map meeting

The meeting was also attended by chief national selector Sandeep Patil.

Jul 03, 2016, 21:23 PM IST
Despite big money on table, Rahul Dravid rejected Anurag Thakur's offer to coach India - Here's why

Despite big money on table, Rahul Dravid rejected Anurag Thakur's offer to coach India - Here's why

Other big names in the race were Ravi Shastri and Sandeep Patil.

Jun 24, 2016, 11:51 AM IST
 Anil Kumble's appointment: This is what 'disappointed' Ravi Shastri, Sandeep Patil said...

Anil Kumble's appointment: This is what 'disappointed' Ravi Shastri, Sandeep Patil said...

The duo however, congratulated Kumble and wished him the best.

Jun 24, 2016, 10:13 AM IST
Haven't received any invitation for Team India coach interview, confirms Sandeep Patil

Haven't received any invitation for Team India coach interview, confirms Sandeep Patil

However Patil said that he has full faith in the CAC which has big names like Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly and VVS Laxman.

Jun 21, 2016, 20:32 PM IST
Shortlisting India's next coach: Sachin Tendulkar to help BCCI in picking head coach by video link

Shortlisting India's next coach: Sachin Tendulkar to help BCCI in picking head coach by video link

The high-powered committee has less than a week to pick a coach, with their choice expected to be submitted for approval by June 22. The new coach is likely to be appointed before India`s tour of the West Indies in July.

Jun 16, 2016, 13:28 PM IST
21 applicants shortlisted: Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, VVS Laxman to pick India's head coach

21 applicants shortlisted: Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, VVS Laxman to pick India's head coach

A number of high-profile names including Ravi Shastri, Anil Kumble, Sandeep Patil have applied for the top job.

Jun 15, 2016, 20:13 PM IST