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Anil Kumble

Look back at the progress team made with happiness: Sanjay Bangar

One of the biggest criticisms that came Bangar's way after India's exit from the World Cup was the lack of a concrete option at the number four position in limited overs.

Sep 11, 2019, 16:35 PM IST

Selectors should have proper discussion on MS Dhoni's future: Anil Kumble

Kumble, who passed on the Indian Test captaincy to Dhoni in 2008, has also said that while Rishabh Pant has shown a lot of ability to be a regular at least in the T20 format, the latter needs to be more consistent.
 

Sep 08, 2019, 17:34 PM IST

Virender Sehwag backs Anil Kumble to become selector in future

Kumble was the coach of the Indian team between 2016 and 2017 before stepping down from the role just a day after India lost to Pakistan in the final of the Champions Trophy after an alleged rift with captain Virat Kohli.

Aug 21, 2019, 15:29 PM IST

Lasith Malinga bids adieu to ODIs with wicket off his last ball

Malinga removed Mustafizur Rahman (18) on the penultimate ball of his spell to eventually finish with brilliant figures of three for 38 in his farewell game.

Jul 27, 2019, 11:39 AM IST

You have to be match-winners: Lasith Malinga urges young Sri Lankan bowlers

Malinga, who opted to bow out in front of the home crowd, further stressed that it was the right time to move on from the ODIs as Sri Lanka prepare to rebuild for the next ICC World Cup in 2023.

Jul 27, 2019, 10:13 AM IST

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 kicks off with 60-second challenge

The opening ceremony was hosted by former England cricketer Andrew Flintoff and cricket presenters Shibani Dandekar and Paddy McGuinness.

May 30, 2019, 00:43 AM IST

Paddy Upton reveals MS Dhoni's unique punishment for latecomers in Team India

Dhoni who is known for his unconventional decision making gave another example of his out of the box thinking. 

May 15, 2019, 19:34 PM IST

Virender Sehwag praises Anil Kumble, Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar for revenue share fight

Referring to the trio's fight for share in BCCI revenue for players back in 2001-02, Sehwag said it went a long way in guaranteeing financial security that is enjoyed by the current crop of players.

Apr 10, 2019, 16:14 PM IST

Anil Kumble reappointed as ICC Cricket Committee chairman for 3 years

Former India captain Anil Kumble has been re-appointed as the chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Cricket Committee on Saturday.  He will serve for a final three-year term, informed the ICC. 

Mar 02, 2019, 23:01 PM IST

Virat Kohli behind Anil Kumble's exit as India coach, claims Diana Edulji

Kumble's one-year term as the head coach of the Indian men's cricket team came to a controversial end following the side's shocking 180-run defeat against Pakistan in the Champions Trophy final at the Oval on June 18, 2017.

Dec 14, 2018, 12:07 PM IST

Manipur pacer Rex Singh emulates Anil Kumble, picks 10 wickets in an innings

The 18-year-old recorded extraordinary figures of 10/11 in the four-day tournament with 6 of the 9.5 overs bowled during his spell, finishing as maidens. 

Dec 13, 2018, 12:48 PM IST

Happy birthday Anil Kumble: Cricket world extends warmest wishes

Fellow spinner Harbhajan Singh termed Kumble who is India's most successful test bowler with 619 wickets as his "idol" and "inspiration" wishing him success at every stage. 

Oct 17, 2018, 17:05 PM IST

India have world's best spinners to trouble England: Anil Kumble

Anil Kumble says we have a great side and an all-round side. In bowling, we have the experience and bowlers who can take 20 wickets consistently. 

Jun 22, 2018, 12:08 PM IST

Yo-Yo fitness test is haunting Indian cricketers

 Yo-Yo fitness tests are not easy for some player like Mohammad Shami, Ambati Rayudu and Yuvraj Singh

Jun 18, 2018, 10:57 AM IST

ICC recommends tougher sanctions for poor behaviour, ball tampering; toss to continue

ICC Cricket Committee has made a series of recommendations to improve the game and develop a ''culture of respect'' among the competing teams and its members.

May 29, 2018, 22:03 PM IST

IPL 2018: Mentor Anil Kumble feels Mumbai Indians will miss Harbhajan Singh's experience

Harbhajan will be playing for Chennai this time after donning the Mumbai jersey since the inception of the Indian Premier League.

Apr 06, 2018, 21:11 PM IST

Anil Kumble-Virat Kohli feud akin to CK Nayudu-Vidoo Mankad skirmish of '52: Ramachandra Guha

On a cheeky note, Mankad said that in 50's it were the administrators, who had upper hand while nowadays it's the players, who rule roost.

Dec 15, 2017, 21:03 PM IST

15-year-old Akash Choudhary takes all 10 wickets in T20 match

Playing for Disha Cricket Academy, the 15-year-old scalped a 10-wicket haul without conceding a run against Pearl Academy. 

Nov 08, 2017, 21:12 PM IST

Former India coach Anil Kumble talks about his 'headmaster' tag

Kumble, who earned the reputation of a hard taskmaster, quit under controversial circumstances, citing his untenable relationship with Team India skipper Virat Kohli.

Nov 07, 2017, 18:58 PM IST

If I get to 618 Test wickets, I won't break Anil Kumble's record of 619, says Ravichandran Ashwin

Senior India offspinner Ravichandran Ashwin has been out of favour, or 'rested', for three consecutive ODI series; but as players world over consider, Test cricket is the pinnacle for him as well - just like it was for Anil Kumble, the most successful spinner the country ever produced.

Oct 21, 2017, 12:05 PM IST