Anil Kumble

ICC Cricket Committee wants players to stop using saliva to shine ball in post-COVID-19 era

Anil Kumble-led panel also recommended non-neutral match officials for all international matches

May 18, 2020, 22:51 PM IST

Ajinkya Rahane takes up Yuvraj Singh's 'Keep It Up' challenge with pink ball

India's Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane became the latest cricketer from the country to join former all-rounder Yuvraj Singh's 'Keep It Up' challenge that is currently doing rounds on social media.

May 18, 2020, 15:09 PM IST

Treat coronavirus like a Test match, register outright win: Anil Kumble to citizens

Kumble posted a video of himself and thanked all the cornavirus warriors for working selflessly day and night at this difficult time.

May 09, 2020, 15:12 PM IST

Kashvee Gautam emulates Anil Kumble and Jim Laker, scalps 10 wickets in women's Under 19 domestic one-day match

Bringing back memories of legendary India leg-spinner Anil Kumble and England's off-spinner Jim Laker, Chandigarh captain Kashvee Gautam on Tuesday (February 25, 2020) wrote her name in the history books by becoming the first Indian women player to pick all 10 wickets in a limited-overs match.

Feb 26, 2020, 16:25 PM IST

This day in 1999: When Anil Kumble registered a 'Perfect 10' against Pakistan

He finished with exceptional figures of 10/74 from 26.3 overs and helped India register a famous win by 212 runs

Feb 07, 2020, 10:03 AM IST

Take inspiration from VVS Laxman-Rahul Dravid's show during India-Australia series in 2001: PM Modi tells students

Prime Minister Narendra Modi reminded the students about 2001 India-Australia Test series and told them that India was on the verge of losing the match at Kolkata's Eden Garden but the players did not lose their heart and Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman then joined hands to turned the tide in India's favour.

Jan 20, 2020, 12:45 PM IST

Indian cricket has lost a real champion, says Sunil Gavaskar on Bapu Nadkarni's demise

Former Indian skipper Sunil Gavaskar has paid tribute to former all-rounder Rameshchandra Gangaram ‘Bapu’ Nadkarni, who breathed his last at the age of 86 on Friday.

Jan 18, 2020, 20:21 PM IST

IPL performance will decide MS Dhoni's WT20 chances: Anil Kumble

The spin legend, who was MS Dhoni's predecessor as captain of the Indian Test team, said that the management should be exploring specialist wicket-takers as opposed to looking at all-rounders.

Dec 31, 2019, 10:31 AM IST

Anil Kumble turns 49: Wishes pour in for India's greatest match-winner

As former Indian men's cricket team coach Anil Kumble turned 49 on Thursday, the cricket fraternity came in unison to extend their warm wishes to the legendary leg-spinner on his birthday. 

Oct 17, 2019, 14:29 PM IST

IPL: Anil Kumble appointed Team Punjab head coach

Kumble, who is India's highest wicket-taker in Test cricket, will be replacing Mike Hesson who in August parted ways with the Punjab-based franchise after one season at helm with them.
 

Oct 11, 2019, 16:47 PM IST

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