Anil Kumble

IPL 2021: Anil Kumble explains WHY Ravi Bishnoi didn't start the tournament

Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammed Shami picked two wickets each as Punjab Kings restricted Mumbai Indians to 131/6 before the batsmen took Punjab over the line.

Apr 24, 2021, 20:03 PM IST

IPL 2021: 'He reminds me a bit of Pollard' - PBKS coach Kumble lavishes praise on THIS batsman

Pollard, who plays for Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League (IPL), is one of the most dangerous batsmen in the shortest format of the game. Kumble feels Shahrukh Khan has a similar skill set as that of Pollard.

Apr 05, 2021, 17:42 PM IST

IPL 2021: Punjab Kings coach Anil Kumble provides BIG fitness update on Mohammed Shami

Shami has been out of action since December 19, when he fractured his forearm on the third day of the first Test in Australia in Adelaide.

Mar 28, 2021, 10:07 AM IST

In Pics: India's leading bowlers at home, Kumble & Ashwin lead the way

Indian off-spinner R Ashwin completed 400 wickets in just his 77th Test joining Richard Hadlee and Dale Steyn in reaching this mark in second quickest time. Former India batsman Yuvraj Singh claimed that Anil Kumble and Harbhajan Singh would have picked up 1000 and 800 wickets respectively if they bowled spin-friendly tracks like the one at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. We take a look at India's leading wickettakers when it comes to Test matches at home.

Feb 26, 2021, 14:20 PM IST

Uttarakhand coaching row: Anil Kumble and cricketing fraternity throw weight behind Wasim Jaffer

The former Mumbai and Vidarbha opener, who retired from cricket as the leading run-scorer in India's premier domestic competition the Ranji Trophy, also stated that the allegations labelled against him by Cricket Association of Uttarakhand secretary Mahim Verma left him in immense pain.   

Feb 11, 2021, 16:29 PM IST

This day that year: Spin legend Anil Kumble became first Indian to scalp all 10 wickets in Test innings

Anil Kumble made a total of 132 Test appearances for India before announcing his retirement from international cricket in 2008. The spinner is the third-highest wicket-taker in Tests and has with 619 wickets under his name. 

Feb 07, 2021, 16:46 PM IST

From Sachin Tendulkar to Anil Kumble, how did the sports fraternity respond to Rihanna's tweet

Batting maestero Sachin Tendulkar on Tuesday also took to the micro-blogging platform and said that that the "sovereignty" of India cannot be compromised. Tendulkar's former teammate Anil Kumble and current India opener Shikhar Dhawan also expressed similar feelings and urged the nation to stand united at this testing hour.  

Feb 03, 2021, 21:50 PM IST

Jasprit Bumrah emulates Anil Kumble's bowling action during nets; former spinner reacts

Weeks after completing a historic triumph against Australia, Team India now gear up for the upcoming challenge against England. The team have arrived in Chennai and are sweating out in the nets. India are slated to take on England in a four-match Test series beginning from February 5. 

Jan 31, 2021, 15:35 PM IST

Steve Waugh sings praises for Anil Kumble, had this to say

Waugh dubbed Kumble as the 'Rahul Dravid' of the Indian bowling line-up.

Jan 13, 2021, 10:03 AM IST

ICC World Test Championship: COVID-19 pushes Australia to top, India to 2nd spot

England are at the third position with 0.608 percentage points, New Zealand fourth with 0.500, and Pakistan fifth with 0.395.
 

Nov 19, 2020, 23:19 PM IST

From Virat Kohli to Virender Sehwag: Cricket fraternity extends wishes to Anil Kumble on his 50th birthday

Regarded as one of the most decorated spinners of all time, Kumble has appeared in a total of 132 Tests for India and bagged 619 wickets in the longest format of the game.

Oct 17, 2020, 18:29 PM IST

Indian Premier League 2020: Bought Glenn Maxwell for his impact in the middle, says Kings XI Punjab coach Anil Kumble

Kings XI Punjab had got hold of the star All-rounder's services for a whopping Rs 10.75 crores in the players auction held in December 2019

Sep 09, 2020, 12:32 PM IST

Anil Kumble's presence will make life easier as captain, says KXIP's KL Rahul ahead of IPL 2020

IPL 2020 is slated to begin from September 19.

Aug 25, 2020, 16:53 PM IST

Decided against withdrawing from 2008 Australia tour to set example: Anil Kumble

The Sydney Test in January 2008 was marred by the infamous Monkeygate scandal where off-spinner Harbhajan Singh was handed a three-match ban by the ICC for allegedly racially abusing Andrew Symonds.

Aug 01, 2020, 12:32 PM IST

End of coaching stint with Team India could have been better, says Anil Kumble

Former India spinner Anil Kumble has said that his coaching stint with the Indian senior side could have come to a better end. Kumble opened up about his coaching stint during an Instagram live session with former Zimbabwe pacer Pommie Mbangwa.

Jul 23, 2020, 11:27 AM IST

England vs West Indies, 2nd Test: Umpires sanitise ball after Dom Sibley's saliva gaffe

Before the start of the 42nd over of the visitors' innings, umpire Michael Gough was seen unwrapping a tissue and he subsequently rubbed it on both sides of the ball.
 

Jul 19, 2020, 20:22 PM IST

VVS Laxman lauds man filling potholes in Mumbai after losing son in road accident

In July 2015, the man's 16-year-old son had lost his life after meeting with an accident due to a pothole on Jogeshwari-Vikhroli Link Road (JVLR) in Mumbai. 

Jun 19, 2020, 13:48 PM IST

Anil Kumble admits saliva ban will be 'hard to manage' for players

Former Indian cricketer Anil Kumble admitted that the saliva ban is something which players will "find hard to manage".

Jun 04, 2020, 09:36 AM IST

VVS Laxman pays tribute to Sachin Tendulkar, Anil Kumble

Former Indian batsman VVS Laxman has paid tribute legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and former leg-spinner Anil Kumble, saying that he was quite fortunate to play alongside these players.

Jun 01, 2020, 14:56 PM IST

Yuvraj Singh challenges Sachin Tendulkar to break his record of 100 in kitchen

Earlier this month, Yuvraj kickstarted the 'Keep It Up' challenge in which he shared a video of himself bouncing the ball with the edge of the bat amid coronavirus lockdown. 

May 31, 2020, 14:05 PM IST