Dilip Vengsarkar elected president of cricket statisticians body
Dilip Vengsarkar elected president of cricket statisticians body

Former India captain Dilip Vengsarkar has been elected unopposed as the president of the Association of Indian Statisticians and scorers of India at its AGM.

Chandrakant Pandit named as new Mumbai coach
Chandrakant Pandit named as new Mumbai coach

Former India stumper Chandrakant Pandit was on Tuesday chosen as the coach of the Mumbai Ranji Trophy team as well as the head coach of the Mumbai Cricket Association's indoor academy at the Bandra Kurla Complex.

Ajinkya Rahane has come of age: Dilip Vengsarkar
Ajinkya Rahane has come of age: Dilip Vengsarkar

Expressing happiness at the elevation of Ajinkya Rahane as the India skipper for this month's short tour of Zimbabwe, former captain and ex-chief selector Dilip Vengsarkar on Tuesday said that the Mumbai batsman has come of age.

In new role, Tendulkar to do his bit to improve Mumbai cricket
In new role, Tendulkar to do his bit to improve Mumbai cricket

Retired batting great Sachin Tendulkar has been roped into the newly formed Cricket Improvement Committee of the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) as a special invitee and would attend its meetings whenever he is available.

Dilip Vengsarkar to head MCA panel on cricket improvement
Dilip Vengsarkar to head MCA panel on cricket improvement

Former India skipper and ex-chief selector Dilip Vengsarkar would head the Cricket Improvement Committee (CIA) of the Mumbai Cricket Association, according to MCA sources.

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.

Cricketers face mixed results in MCA elections
Cricketers face mixed results in MCA elections

While former India skipper Dilip Vengsarkar secured 195 votes, more than even President Sharad Pawar who got re-elected for another two-year term in the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) elections yesterday with 176 votes, other cricketers - barring Pravin Amre - got tripped.

MCA elections: What made Sharad Pawar contest after a decade?
MCA elections: What made Sharad Pawar contest after a decade?

He has not contested the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) elections for a decade and a half, but Sharad Pawar, former BCCI and ICC president, will be in contention for the president's post in the biennial elections of his home turf on Wednesday.

Battlelines drawn for MCA elections, Sharad Pawar to take on Vijay Patil for president's post
Battlelines drawn for MCA elections, Sharad Pawar to take on Vijay Patil for president's post

The fight for the reins of the Mumbai Cricket Association at its biennial elections on June 17 will be between incumbent President Sharad Pawar and outgoing Vice President Vijay Patil.

Sharad Pawar in fray with three others for MCA president post
Sharad Pawar in fray with three others for MCA president post

NCP chief Sharad Pawar and three others have filed nominations for the post of president at the elections of the Mumbai Cricket Association scheduled on June 17, the MCA announced on Thursday.

Chop and change policy hurting Pakistan cricket: Wasim Akram
Chop and change policy hurting Pakistan cricket: Wasim Akram

Pakistan bowling legend Wasim Akram on Tuesday said the frequent dropping of players instead of disciplining or managing them was hurting Pakistan cricket.

Wasim Akram, Dilip Vengsarkar bat for home-grown coach for Indian team
Wasim Akram, Dilip Vengsarkar bat for home-grown coach for Indian team

With the Indian cricket team currently looking for a coach, Pakistani pace legend Wasim Akram and former India skipper Dilip Vengsarkar batted for a home grown expert for the job, citing their knowledge about domestic cricketers on Tuesday.

Spot and groom young bowlers to regain World Cup glory: Dilip Vengsarkar
Spot and groom young bowlers to regain World Cup glory: Dilip Vengsarkar

Providing a roadmap to win the next World Cup, scheduled in England in 2019, ex-India skipper Dilip Vengsarkar on Monday suggested that cricket authorities should spot a handful of young pace and spin bowlers and make them play in county cricket during the off season here.

Dilip Vengsarkar critical of Mumbai cricket's present condition
Dilip Vengsarkar critical of Mumbai cricket's present condition

Former India skipper and ex-chief selector Dilip Vengsarkar here expressed concerns about the declining standard of cricket in Mumbai, considered as the nursery of the country's players, and said that advanced coaching is the need of the hour.

Former cricketers express surprise at MS Dhoni's decision
Former cricketers express surprise at MS Dhoni's decision

Former Test cricketers Chandu Borde, Ajit Wadekar and Dilip Vengsarkar expressed surprise at Mahendra Singh Dhoni's decision to quit the longer format of the game with immediate effect with one more match to go in the four-game series against Australia.

Dilip Vengsarkar bats for DRS after howlers in Tests Down Under
Dilip Vengsarkar bats for DRS after howlers in Tests Down Under

A slew of howlers by umpires in the ongoing India-Australia cricket Test series Down Under has convinced former captain Dilip Vengsarkar to come out in support of the Decision Review System (DRS), a technology whose use has been consistently opposed by BCCI.

Dilip Vengsarkar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Rohit Sharma receive BCCI awards
Dilip Vengsarkar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Rohit Sharma receive BCCI awards

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) felicitated former Indian skipper Dilip Vengsarkar on Friday by honouring him with the C K Nayudu Lifetime achievement award, for his contribution to Indian cricket.

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.

Eden Gardens is only second best to Lord's: Dilip Vengsarkar
Eden Gardens is only second best to Lord's: Dilip Vengsarkar

Paying glowing tribute to Eden Gardens, former India captain Dilip Vengsarkar on Tuesday rated the stadium as only second-best to the iconic Lord's Cricket Ground in London.

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.