Indian team needs a mentor more than a coach: Sunil Gavaskar
Indian team needs a mentor more than a coach: Sunil Gavaskar

Even as the Cricket Board is looking to finalise Team India coach after the departure of Duncan Fletcher, former captain Sunil Gavaskar on Friday said that the team required a mentor rather than a coach.

Baal nahi ball ko dekho: Sachin Tendulkar's tip to tackle Lasith Malinga
Baal nahi ball ko dekho: Sachin Tendulkar's tip to tackle Lasith Malinga

Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar feels that international batsmen should constantly work on their game in order to counter world class bowlers, as he did during his playing days.

Not sure if top Indian players would tour Pakistan: Sunil Gavaskar
Not sure if top Indian players would tour Pakistan: Sunil Gavaskar

Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar on Friday expressed apprehensions about the prospect of Indian cricketers touring Pakistan in near future.

Harbhajan Singh deserved a comeback, says Sunil Gavaskar
Harbhajan Singh deserved a comeback, says Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar on Wednesday welcomed the return of Harbhajan Singh to the Indian cricket team after more than two years, saying the off-spinner looks in good form even though he doesn't need to prove anything to anyone with close to 700 international wickets under his belt.

If Sourav Ganguly has time, he should be roped in by BCCI: Sunil Gavaskar
If Sourav Ganguly has time, he should be roped in by BCCI: Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar feels that a man of former captain Sourav Ganguly's "capability" should be used by the BCCI in the running of Indian cricket team provided the 'Prince of Calcutta' can find time from his busy schedule.

Sunil Gavaskar wants Virat Kohli to play Test in Bangladesh, skip ODIs
Sunil Gavaskar wants Virat Kohli to play Test in Bangladesh, skip ODIs

Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar feels that Virat Kohli should lead the national team in the one-off Test match against Bangladesh before being rested for three-match ODI series after having had gruelling five months of international cricket.

Sunil Gavaskar seeks Rs 1.90 cr from BCCI for serving as IPL-7 chief
Sunil Gavaskar seeks Rs 1.90 cr from BCCI for serving as IPL-7 chief

Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar has asked for an amount of Rs 1.90 crore as remuneration for rendering his services as president BCCI-IPL during the seventh edition of the cash-rich league last year, which was held in UAE and India.

Sunil Gavaskar pins hope on current Indian players
Sunil Gavaskar pins hope on current Indian players

Sunil Gavaskar believes that the current Indian team is the one for future. The legendary batsman said that this young Indian team will only get better, according to a leading television channel.

Cricket World Cup: Is Mahendra Singh Dhoni losing his Midas touch?
Cricket World Cup: Is Mahendra Singh Dhoni losing his Midas touch?

When Mahendra Singh Dhoni was surprisingly named India`s captain in 2007 as senior players backed out of the inaugural World Twenty20, he responded by leading his team to the title.

Pressure of semi-finals got to India: Sunil Gavaskar
Pressure of semi-finals got to India: Sunil Gavaskar

Dejected with Indian batsmen's poor shot selection in their 329-run chase, former skipper Sunil Gavaskar said that the pressure of the cricket World Cup semi-final got to the team as it was outplayed by Australia here on Thursday.

Sunil Gavaskar advises India to bat first and post a big total
Sunil Gavaskar advises India to bat first and post a big total

Former captain Sunil Gavaskar tipped Australia as favourites to win Thursday's high-voltage cricket World Cup semifinal against India but said Mahendra Singh Dhoni's side can beat the hosts if they bat first and put up a big total.

Well-deserved final for New Zealand: Sunil Gavaskar
Well-deserved final for New Zealand: Sunil Gavaskar

Former Indian captain Sunil Gavaskar praised New Zealand for playing "outstanding" cricket throughout the World Cup, saying the Kiwis thoroughly deserved to be in the final after edging past South Africa in a battle of nerves at Auckland today.

India combining well as a bowling unit: Sunil Gavaskar
India combining well as a bowling unit: Sunil Gavaskar

Impressed with the excellent bowling show by the Indian team so far, former captain Sunil Gavaskar on Thursday said that the bowlers have combined well as a unit to pick all the opposition wickets in the seven wins on the trot in the ongoing cricket World Cup.

India expected to beat Bangladesh but may not be easy: Sunil Gavaskar
India expected to beat Bangladesh but may not be easy: Sunil Gavaskar

Former captain Sunil Gavaskar expects India to beat Bangladesh in their cricket World Cup quarterfinal fixture at the MCG on Thursday but says it may not be as easy for the defending champions as people think it is.

ICC World Cup: MS Dhoni 'keeping' drills: Catch 10 balls on match days
ICC World Cup: MS Dhoni 'keeping' drills: Catch 10 balls on match days

Mahendra Singh Dhoni's cricketing philosophy has by and large remained unorthodox and the biggest testimony to that is his 'minimum practice and maximum result' theory that has worked wonders during his decade long career as India international.

India can take Bangladesh lightly at their own peril in QF: Sunil Gavaskar
India can take Bangladesh lightly at their own peril in QF: Sunil Gavaskar

Terming Bangladesh a dangerous side on current form, former captain Sunil Gavaskar on Friday warned Indian players to not take their eastern neighbours lightly when the two teams meet in the cricket World Cup knock-out stage at the MCG on March 19.

World Cup 2015: We're gonna lift the trophy now, says Ravi Shastri
World Cup 2015: We're gonna lift the trophy now, says Ravi Shastri

Pumped up by a remarkable unbeaten streak, the Indian cricket team's Director Ravi Shastri today said the defending champions are well on course to lift the World Cup trophy for a second successive time.

England is overrated in both cricket and football: Sunil Gavaskar
England is overrated in both cricket and football: Sunil Gavaskar

Indian batting legend Sunil Gavaskar on Monday slammed the England team for its embarrassingly early exit from the World Cup, calling it an overrated side in not just cricket but football also.

India need to tighten batting against Ireland: Sunil Gavaskar
India need to tighten batting against Ireland: Sunil Gavaskar

Former captain Sunil Gavaskar feels India need to tighten up their batting and go full throttle against Ireland on Tuesday to emerge as group table-toppers in the ongoing ICC cricket World Cup.

Current ODI rules make it too easy for batsmen: Rashid Latif
Current ODI rules make it too easy for batsmen: Rashid Latif

Former Pakistan captain Rashid Latif has made a strong plea to the International Cricket Council (ICC) to revise the fielding restrictions rule in One-day Internationals in a bid to stop devaluation of former greats' achievements.