Sunil Gavaskar

India lift Nidahas T20 tri-series, Sunil Gavaskar breaks into Nagin dance as fans troll Bangladesh

India lift Nidahas T20 tri-series, Sunil Gavaskar breaks into Nagin dance as fans troll Bangladesh

Surprising all, the cricketing legend replicated the Nagin pose

Mar 19, 2018, 00:28 AM IST
Sunil Gavaskar named commissioner of T20 Mumbai League

Sunil Gavaskar named commissioner of T20 Mumbai League

Legendary batsman Sunil Gavaskar was on Monday named the commissioner of the inaugural edition of the T20 Mumbai League, which will be held from March 11-21.

Mar 05, 2018, 19:28 PM IST
Virat Kohli second Indian after Sunil Gavaskar to reach 900 ICC Rankings points

Virat Kohli second Indian after Sunil Gavaskar to reach 900 ICC Rankings points

Virat Kohli has become only the second India batsman after Sunil Gavaskar to reach the 900- point mark in the latest ICC Player Rankings for Test batsmen, which were released following the conclusion of the Centurion Test.

Jan 18, 2018, 18:16 PM IST
Virat Kohli scores 5,000th Test run, 11th Indian and 4th quickest to the mark

Virat Kohli scores 5,000th Test run, 11th Indian and 4th quickest to the mark

Kohli is the 11th Indian batsman, and the fourth quickest`India, to score 5,000 runs

Dec 02, 2017, 13:09 PM IST
Hilarious! 'India's greatest opener' Rohan Gavaskar compares himself to Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag

Hilarious! 'India's greatest opener' Rohan Gavaskar compares himself to Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag

Gavaskar, a left-handed batsman, played 11 ODIs for India, with a highest score 54 against Zimbabwe at Adelaide in January 2014. He also took one international wicket with his slow left-arm spin.

Nov 29, 2017, 21:44 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Sunil Gavaskar welcomes KL Rahul to 'the club' after getting golden duck at Eden Gardens

India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Sunil Gavaskar welcomes KL Rahul to 'the club' after getting golden duck at Eden Gardens

Rahul became the sixth Indian batsman to get out first ball of a Test match. Interestingly, Gavaskar's name is there three times in the list.

Nov 16, 2017, 14:07 PM IST
BCCI commentators could be barred from writing columns: report

BCCI commentators could be barred from writing columns: report

Commentators contracted by the BCCI, like batting legend Sunil Gavaskar, may soon be asked to stop writing columns should the board adopt Lodha Committee's recommendations on the conflict-of-interest issues.

Nov 13, 2017, 09:41 AM IST
Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal ready for Test cricket: Sunil Gavaskar

Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal ready for Test cricket: Sunil Gavaskar

Both the bowlers have been India regulars in the limited-overs matches, but are yet to feature in Test cricket.

Nov 08, 2017, 23:43 PM IST
Sunil Gavaskar not interested in India job, says coach needs to watch every ball

Sunil Gavaskar not interested in India job, says coach needs to watch every ball

Gavaskar offered a polite no to the proposition, saying a coach's job entails watching every ball and each runs scored, which he can't do.

Nov 07, 2017, 20:41 PM IST
Why blame only MS Dhoni? Asks an irked Sunil Gavaskar

Why blame only MS Dhoni? Asks an irked Sunil Gavaskar

Gavaskar throws his weight behind Dhoni after the criticism the latter faced following his uncharacteristic knock in India's defeat in the second T20I against New Zealand in Rajkot.

Nov 07, 2017, 09:26 AM IST
Virat Kohli's consistency is beyond phenomenal, says Sunil Gavaskar

Virat Kohli's consistency is beyond phenomenal, says Sunil Gavaskar

The run machine Kohli also brought up his 32nd ODI ton and became the first captain to smash six tons in a calendar year.

Oct 30, 2017, 22:50 PM IST
Sunil Gavaskar Field: Indian legend inaugurates US cricket ground named after him

Sunil Gavaskar Field: Indian legend inaugurates US cricket ground named after him

Cricket legend Sunil Gavaskar inaugurated a cricket field in Louisville in the state of Kentucky in USA, thus making it the first international sporting facility named after an Indian sportsperson.

Oct 27, 2017, 00:18 AM IST
This is how Sunil Gavaskar, Ravi Shastri helped Pakistan win ICC Champions Trophy final

This is how Sunil Gavaskar, Ravi Shastri helped Pakistan win ICC Champions Trophy final

Batting first, riding on Fakhar Zaman's hundred, Pakistan amassed 338/4. India fell 180 runs short, folding for just 158 in the 31st over, and gave Pakistan a historic triumph.

Oct 13, 2017, 15:31 PM IST
India's top 3 are the world's envy: Sunil Gavaskar

India's top 3 are the world's envy: Sunil Gavaskar

Dhawan, who was regularly opening with Rohit, was released by the BCCI so that he can be with his ailing wife. But the departure of a set opener didn't hamper India's campaign against Australia.

Oct 02, 2017, 13:19 PM IST
Cricket stadium in USA to be named after Sunil Gavaskar

Cricket stadium in USA to be named after Sunil Gavaskar

Gavaskar, regarded as one of the greatest batsmen ever to have played cricket, said that grounds should preferably be named after sportspersons.

Sep 27, 2017, 17:18 PM IST
Virat Kohli & Co will go down as greatest ODI team ever, says Sunil Gavaskar

Virat Kohli & Co will go down as greatest ODI team ever, says Sunil Gavaskar

In ODI cricket, India have defeated England, West Indies and Sri Lanka, the latter of the two away from home, and reached the final of the ICC Champions Trophy.

Sep 25, 2017, 13:11 PM IST
Sunil Gavaskar questions why there are no Indians playing in PSL

Sunil Gavaskar questions why there are no Indians playing in PSL

There is an interesting point that Indian great Sunil Gavaskar raised when he turned around the scenario and wondered on the lack of Indian participation in the Pakistan Super League (PSL).

Sep 16, 2017, 20:19 PM IST
KL Rahul gets tattoo of his dog Simba on back, posts picture on Twitter

KL Rahul gets tattoo of his dog Simba on back, posts picture on Twitter

Rahul has quite a few tattoos on him. In one of his instagram posts, he had written, "My body is my journal, and My tattoos are my story."

Sep 06, 2017, 14:13 PM IST
Get funky hairstyles and tattoos to be picked for Team India, taunts Sunil Gavaskar

Get funky hairstyles and tattoos to be picked for Team India, taunts Sunil Gavaskar

Kohli's men lost just one Test in the 13-match home season, reached the final of the ICC Champions Trophy and also beat the West Indies 3-1 away from home.

Sep 03, 2017, 13:07 PM IST
SL vs IND, ODI series: Sunil Gavaskar rules out another whitewash, predicts India to win 4-1

SL vs IND, ODI series: Sunil Gavaskar rules out another whitewash, predicts India to win 4-1

In the just concluded three-match Test series, India registered their first ever overseas series whitewash after winning 3-0.

Aug 18, 2017, 20:38 PM IST