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Former Australian skipper Ian Chappell opens up on ongoing battle with skin cancer

Despite his ongoing battle with cancer with the cricketer set to meet specialists on Monday following clear early pathology reports, Chappell stated he was available for the upcoming Ashes if needed. 

Jul 18, 2019, 17:37 PM IST

Variety in bowling makes India strong contender for 2019 World Cup: Ian Chappell

Chappell said the team which has the ability to pick wickets at regular intervals, particularly in the middle overs, was likely to lift the coveted Cup. 

May 27, 2019, 14:19 PM IST

Ian Chappell wants David Warner to open for Australia at 2019 ICC World Cup

Australia will begin their title defense at the ICC World Cup with a match against Afghanistan on June 1.

Apr 22, 2019, 21:54 PM IST

MS Dhoni is still world's best ODI finisher, believes Ian Chappell

Dhoni was recently awarded the Man of the series for his match-winning knocks which helped India win their maiden ODI series in Australia.

Jan 20, 2019, 16:18 PM IST

Virat Kohli's men India's best fast-bowling, fielding team but not batting: Ian Chappell

Although Cheteshwar Pujara was adjudged man of the series for being the series' top-scorer, India's traditionally much-vaunted batting was, for once, overshadowed by the team's pacers.

Jan 08, 2019, 17:50 PM IST

Dicey England batting gives India chance to win Test series: Ian Chappell

Former Australia captain Ian Chappell feels thatIan Chappell have the best opportunity to win the five-Test series against England, exposing the multiple chinks in the home team's armory.

Jun 10, 2018, 11:14 AM IST

Disappointing that India refused to play D/N Test: Ian Chappell

Indian cricket board's approach of win at all costs without looking at the bigger picture by refusing to play a Day/Night Test match against Australia is extremely disappointing, feels former captain Ian Chappell.

May 13, 2018, 16:44 PM IST

IPL ban spared Steve Smith, David Warner wrath of Indian public: Ian Chappell

The Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) move to impose Indian Premier League (IPL) bans on Steve Smith and David Warner for ball-tampering was a welcome occurrence and it may also have spared them the "wrath" of the Indian public, feels former Australia captain Ian Chappell.

Apr 01, 2018, 13:46 PM IST

Former skipper Ian Chappell doesn't see Steve Smith captaining Australia again

Chappell felt CA had to ban them for at least one year. 

Mar 28, 2018, 22:30 PM IST

Ian Chappell had doubts over Greg Chappell's choice as India coach: Sourav Ganguly

Ganguly was in awe of Chappell prior to his appointment and even embarked on a secret trip to Australia in 2003.

Feb 26, 2018, 17:02 PM IST

Hardik Pandya could end India's search for next Kapil Dev, says Aussie great Ian Chappell

The Australian great has no doubt Pandya would strengthen India in Tests and contribute to their success in all conditions.

Oct 15, 2017, 19:48 PM IST

Without Ben Stokes, England will surrender Ashes urn: Ian Chappell

England are the current holders of the urn but will be travelling Down Under later this year. Stokes meanwhile is in the middle of a controversy over a brawl and his selection in the Ashes team has come under a cloud despite him being named in the squad.

Oct 01, 2017, 19:02 PM IST

Ian Chappell backs skipper Virat Kohli in coach controversy

Australian legend Ian Chappell has backed India skipper Virat Kohli in the controversy that erupted after his fallout with former coach Anil Kumble, saying "if a coach is to be inflicted on a captain", it should be someone with whom he is comfortable.

Jul 23, 2017, 17:31 PM IST

Anil Kumble's resignation as India's head coach was no great surprise, writes Ian Chappell

The controversial circumstances under which Anil Kumble came forth with his resignation statement might have raised quite a lot of questions over his relationship with skipper Virat Kohli and the rest of the squad, but it didn't surprise former Australia captain Ian Chappell.

Jun 26, 2017, 20:37 PM IST

Ian Chappell calls for reduction of on-field chatter, limit use of controversial DRS

Chappell described the constant on-field chatter during India's 2-1 Test series win over Australia as one of the "unsightly" aspects of the contest and said these "inane comments" should not be a part of the game.

Apr 02, 2017, 12:58 PM IST

India vs Australia: India lucky to have a stand-in captain like Ajinkya Rahane, says Ian Chappell

Rahane led the hosts to a series win in Dharamsala in the absence of injured Kohli.

Mar 29, 2017, 11:17 AM IST

Ian and Greg Chappell write open letter to Adani; ask him to abandon coal mine project in Australia

Cricket legends Ian and Greg Chappell are among 90 prominent Australians who have signed an open letter calling on Indian energy giant Adani to abandon its controversial coal mine project in Queensland, warning it could damage bilateral ties and even affect sporting links.

Mar 16, 2017, 10:37 AM IST

Australia in no position to throw stones at India, Ian Chappell calls for curb on sledging

Though Chappell admitted that a series like this is bound to produce heated clashes but administrators should step in to curb on-field aggression before it escalates beyond control.

Mar 14, 2017, 11:02 AM IST

Pakistan Test skipper Misbah-ul-Haq hits out heavily at supporters, fans for double standards

Pakistan team returned home after a disastrous tour Down Under, which culminated with a wild welcome home, and a series of post mortems.

Feb 02, 2017, 19:39 PM IST

Fired-up Shahid Afridi gives strong reply to Ian Chappell's 'kick up the bum' comment

The Boom-boom cricketer hit back at Ian Chappell's criticism of Pakistan after the visitors pulled off a special victory at MCG.

Jan 17, 2017, 19:03 PM IST