Centre asks Delhi government to look into DDCA irregularities
Centre asks Delhi government to look into DDCA irregularities

The Centre on Tuesday asked the Delhi government to probe the alleged irregularities in the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA).

Arvind Kejriwal meets Bishan Singh Bedi

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday assured former Indian cricketers that his government would probe the alleged irregularities in the Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) if needed.

Indian sports personalities pay tribute to APJ Abdul Kalam
Indian sports personalities pay tribute to APJ Abdul Kalam

The Indian sports fraternity joined the nation in mourning the death of former President APJ Abdul Kalam, saying it was a great loss to the nation that the inspirational leader is no more.

MS Dhoni not 'Captain Cool' anymore, he needs 'Yoga': Bishan Singh Bedi
MS Dhoni not 'Captain Cool' anymore, he needs 'Yoga': Bishan Singh Bedi

 Former India skipper Bishan Singh Bedi on Monday said Mahendra Singh Dhoni is "not 'Captain Cool' anymore" and suggested yoga sessions for the beleaguered cricketer to overcome the tough phase.

MS Dhoni offers to step down, former stars oppose move
MS Dhoni offers to step down, former stars oppose move

 Under attack for India's shock defeat in the ODI series against Bangladesh, Mahendra Singh Dhoni has offered to step down from captaincy but several former players expressed their opposition against such a move.

Bishan Singh Bedi to conduct camp for budding spinners in Himachal
Bishan Singh Bedi to conduct camp for budding spinners in Himachal

Indian spin legend Bishan Singh Bedi will be conducting a camp for budding spinners and wicket-keepers at Santoshgarh, UNA Ground in Himachal Pradesh from June 12 to July 6.

Advisory panel roles should be clearly defined: Bishan Singh Bedi
Advisory panel roles should be clearly defined: Bishan Singh Bedi

 Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi has praised the induction of Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly and VVS Laxman into BCCI's cricket advisory committee as a step in the right direction but cautioned that their roles should be clearly defined.

We need strong coach to control Virat Kohli's temperament: Bishan Bedi
We need strong coach to control Virat Kohli's temperament: Bishan Bedi

Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi feels that BCCI needs to appoint a "strong coach" to guide the temperamental Test captain Virat Kohli, who has courted a lot of off-field controversies in recent times.

ICC World Cup: Cricket fraternity hails India's big win over South Africa
ICC World Cup: Cricket fraternity hails India's big win over South Africa

As India broke a long-standing World Cup jinx against South Africa here on Sunday, appreciation and congratulatory messages poured in from the cricket fraternity which hailed the team's "terrific" all-round performance in front of a packed MCG.

Absence of leg-spinner will cost India dear: Erapalli Prasanna
Absence of leg-spinner will cost India dear: Erapalli Prasanna

Erapalli Prasanna feels it would be tough for India to progress beyond the Cricket World Cup quarterfinals with the bowling line-up they possess, adding that the lack of a leg-spinner in the squad will make the going only tougher for the defending champions.

India have still not identified their core team: Bishan Singh Bedi
India have still not identified their core team: Bishan Singh Bedi

With little over a week to go for the cricket World Cup, spin legend Bishan Singh Bedi feels India are addressing their injury concerns too late in the day and the defending champions have still not identified their core team.

Perveez Rasool should be in World Cup squad: Bishan Singh Bedi
Perveez Rasool should be in World Cup squad: Bishan Singh Bedi

Proud of seeing Jammu and Kashimir cricket getting noticed after its historic win the Ranji Trophy opener against Mumbai, former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi said that the side boasts of many talented players and singled out Perveez Rasool for a World Cup berth.

Lot of on-field enthusiasm is for the cameras: Bishan Singh Bedi
Lot of on-field enthusiasm is for the cameras: Bishan Singh Bedi

Not exactly a fan of exuberant celebrations on the cricket field, former Indian captain Bishan Singh Bedi on Wednesday said the players' display of emotion and enthusiasm these days is mostly for the cameras and cannot be considered gentlemanly.

Former captains give India decent chance in 2015 World Cup
Former captains give India decent chance in 2015 World Cup

India's not-so-good record Down Under might not place them as favourites to win the 2015 World Cup but former captains Bishan Singh Bedi and Dilip Vengsarkar have strong hopes of the Men in Blue defending the crown.

BCCI flourished in Eden, but hijacked by TN: Bishan Singh Bedi
BCCI flourished in Eden, but hijacked by TN: Bishan Singh Bedi

 Taking at dig at Indian Cricket Board's president-in-exile N Srinivasan, spin legend Bishan Singh Bedi on Tuesday said it was a mystery to see the BCCI, which was born in Delhi and flourished at the Eden Gardens here, being hijacked by Tamil Nadu.

Bishan Singh Bedi meets Pragyan Ojha, terms wearing half sleeves 'brave move'
Bishan Singh Bedi meets Pragyan Ojha, terms wearing half sleeves 'brave move'

Under scanner left-arm spinner Pragyan Ojha on Sunday found a surprise visitor in legendary Bishan Singh Bedi, who dropped in at the Feroz Shah Kotla on the final day of the Duleep Trophy final to have an interactive session with him and three others.

Saeed Ajmal's case highlights ICC's new tough avatar

First cricketer that comes to mind when we talk about chucking is the legendary Sri Lankan spinner Muttiah Muralitharan, who remained in news throughout his career, either for his superlative performances with the ball or for his controversial bowling action.

Ganguly set to be annointed as CAB secretary

Former India captain will begin a new innings as cricket administrator when he`s elected uncontested for the post of joint-secretary of the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) at its 83rd AGM here on Sunday.

Sikh cagers should have rebelled: Bishan Bedi on turban row

Furious at the recent incident of India`s Sikh basketball players being asked to remove turbans at the Asia Cup in China, former cricket captain Bishan Singh Bedi today said the cagers should have walked out of the match instead of complying with the diktat.

Sikh cagers should have rebelled: Bishan Bedi on turban row

Furious at the recent incident of India`s Sikh basketball players being asked to remove turbans at the Asia Cup in China, former cricket captain Bishan Singh Bedi on Saturday said the cagers should have walked out of the match instead of complying with the diktat.