Ishant Sharma still getting to know his bowling: Venkatesh Prasad
Ishant Sharma still getting to know his bowling: Venkatesh Prasad

Former India speedster Venkatesh Prasad fails to understand why Ishant Sharma is still learning about his bowling when he should be the undisputed leader of the pace attack.

UPCA keen on getting Matthew Hayden to train young state players
UPCA keen on getting Matthew Hayden to train young state players

 In a bid to hone the skills of young state players, the Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association (UPCA) has expressed its keeness to rope in former Australia opener Matthew Hayden for a short training stint here.

Rizwan Shamshad replaces Venkatesh Prasad as UP coach
Rizwan Shamshad replaces Venkatesh Prasad as UP coach

Former Uttar Pradesh batsman Rizwan Shamshad was on Saturday appointed chief coach of the state team after ex-India medium-pacer Venkatesh Prasad's term came to an end.

Venkatesh Prasad, Sunil Joshi to feature in KPL 2015
Venkatesh Prasad, Sunil Joshi to feature in KPL 2015

Former India pacer Venkatesh Prasad and left-arm spinner Sunil Joshi will make an on-field return with the fourth edition of the Karnataka Premier League (KPL) Twenty20 tournament.

Jagmohan Dalmiya praises IPL whistleblower, says will take proper action
Jagmohan Dalmiya praises IPL whistleblower, says will take proper action

Reacting to the fresh Indian Premier League (IPL) controversy regarding a reported attempt to fix matches, Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Jagmohan Dalmiya has promised to take proper action and praised the whistleblower player, according to reports.

Just bowl stump to stump, Venkatesh Prasad's tips for India's bowlers
Just bowl stump to stump, Venkatesh Prasad's tips for India's bowlers

Former India seamer and bowling coach Venkatesh Prasad wants the struggling pace trio of Umesh Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Mohammed Shami to concentrate on bowling "stump-to-stump" without trying too many variations in upcoming Cricket World Cup, starting February 14.

I am not connected with BCCI administration: Sunil Gavaskar
I am not connected with BCCI administration: Sunil Gavaskar

With the Supreme Court on Wednesday observing that players and officials having commercial interests should stay away from administering the game, former India captain Sunil Gavaskar clarified that he is "not connected in anyway" with the BCCI administration.

Action correction helped Ishant get back into form: Coach

Ishant Sharma`s childhood coach Sharvan Kumar feels that all the criticism that the bowler faced in recent times was "justified" and is also proud that his favourite ward has answered back in the best possible way by winning an overseas Test match for India.

Virat has made a place for himself: Srinath

Former fast bowler Javagal Srinath Tuesday lauded Virat Kohli for creating a place for himself in Indian cricket.

Venkatesh Prasad bats for more Indian coaches in Indian Premier League

Saying that Indians are second to none, former pacer Venkatesh Prasad today advocated having more Indian coaches in the Indian Premier League set-up.

Baroda pip UP to win Mushtaq Ali T20 title

Baroda pipped Uttar Pradesh by three runs to regain the National T20 title for the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy in a thrilling last ball finish at the Wankhede stadium here today.

Zaheer Khan `s second spell a struggle for him, says Venkatesh Prasad

Former India bowling coach Venkatesh Prasad on Tuesday said that Zaheer Khan`s second spell is becoming a "struggle" for the left-arm speedster and also stated that none of the current India bowlers has required variation to bowl with new field restrictions in ODI cricket.

Venkatesh Prasad backs RP Singh for New Zealand tour

Former India pacer Venkatesh Prasad on friday said left-arm seamer RP Singh was back in his elements and should be considered for the tour to New Zealand.

Marvan Atapattu, Mark Davis in line to be next Sri Lankan coach

Former captain Marvan Atapattu is among the two front-runners for the post of Sri Lankan cricket team coach, SLC announced on Wednesday.

Anil Kumble, Javagal Srinath not to seek KSCA re-election

Former India captain Anil Kumble and his ex-teammate Javagal Srinath today said they would not seek re-election in next month`s Karnataka State Cricket Association elections.

Venkatesh Prasad among Sri Lanka team head coach aspirants

Former India medium pacer Venkatesh Prasad is among the eight short-listed aspirants who could take over as head coach of the Sri Lankan cricket team, a top SLC official said on Tuesday.

RCB to rotate players in IPL league ties

Hosts Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will rotate a number of its players in the remaining 14 league matches of the Pepsi IPL T-20 tournament it will play on the home turf and away over the next month.

Bhuvneshwar can prove to be a genuine all-rounder: Coach

It is still early days but the coach who taught Bhuvaneshwar Kumar the basics of cricket, says the talented India seamer could soon prove to be a cricketer of an ilk, who epitomises the value of a true all-rounder.

Hurt Raina skips lunch, coach Prasad terms axe "unfortunate"

Uttar Pradesh captain Suresh Raina was so hurt after learning about his ouster from the Test squad, that he decided to skip lunch on the final day of his team`s Ranji Trophy game against Delhi, prompting his state team coach Venkatesh Prasad to term it as "unfortunate."

RCB coach Prasad plans Mumbai`s downfall at Chinnaswamy

Royal Challengers Bangalore`s bowling coach Venkatesh Prasad is hoping to achieve a first by beating Mumbai Indians when they clash in an Indian Premier League match on Monday.