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.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar my kind of cricketer: Bishan Singh Bedi

Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi heaped praise on seamer Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who achieved his best bowling performance in Tests Saturday, saying that the Meerut-born youngster is "my kind of cricketer".

Yuvraj`s center joins hands with Bishan Bedi`s trust

Yuvraj Singh Centre of Excellence has tied up with Bishen Bedi Cricket Coaching Trust to provide world class training facilities to budding cricketers.

Bengal minister wants Sourav Ganguly to head BCCI

West Bengal Sports Minister Madan Mitra Thursday batted for former India captain Sourav Ganguly to take over as the country`s cricket board chief, hours after the Supreme Court proposed cricket legend Sunil Gavaskar as its interim president replacing incumbent N. Srinivasan.

Manohar should take over as interim president: Bedi

Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi said ex-board chief Shashank Manhohar should take over as the interim president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), replacing incumbent Narayanaswami Srinivasan.

IPL fixing: Bishan Singh Bedi hails Supreme Court, says BCCI has touched a new low

Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi on Tuesday hailed the Supreme Court`s remarks on the betting and match-fixing in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

All sports bodies are in `doldrums`, says Digvijay

Claiming that all sports bodies including IOA are in "doldrums" and "controlled by businessmen and politicians", Congress leader Digvijay Singh today made a strong pitch for only sportspersons having represented their states being their members.

Bedi panel crushes to defeat in DDCA polls

Sneh Prakash Bansal and his panel today swept the DDCA polls with a landslide victory over former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi`s faction by procuring more than 70 per cent of the votes.

Bansal & Co favourites against Bedi faction in DDCA polls

BCCI vice-president Sneh Bansal is favourite to win presidential elections against former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi as they square off in the Delhi & Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) contest, scheduled on Monday.

Testing times for India in SA but unfair to judge so early: Bishan Singh Bedi

Former skipper Bishan Singh Bedi believes it will be "testing times" for the India cricket team in South Africa but said it would be "unfair" to judge the young outfit so early.

Bhishen Singh Bedi up against Arun Jaitley in DDCA elections

Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi on Monday announced his candidature against Arun Jaitley for the post of the Delhi & Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) president in the upcoming association elections scheduled for December 30.

Bishan Singh Bedi protests to Jaitley on inclusion of pacer in Delhi squad

Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi has shot off a letter to Delhi & Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) president Arun Jaitley protesting about the inclusion of rookie pacer Navdeep Saini in the senior squad for the Ranji Trophy match against Vidarbha starting on Saturday.