Ian Chappell

Irked by BCCI’s restrictions, Ian Chappell rejects commentary offer

Former Australian cricketer Ian Chappell, known for speaking his mind, has reportedly refused to commentate in the upcoming India-Australia limited overs series.

Oct 08, 2013, 14:49 PM IST

Chappell says Lehmann a `hypocrite` in Broad row

Former captain Ian Chappell has accused Australia coach Darren Lehmann of hypocrisy in attacking England`s Stuart Broad for "blatant cheating" during this season`s first Ashes Test.

Aug 23, 2013, 21:02 PM IST

`Disappointed` Chappell says some `blokes` in Oz do not deserve `baggy green cap`

Former Australian Test captain Ian Chappell has said that he is worried about the lack of quality batsmen coming through in Australia, adding that some batsmen in the current national team does not deserve the honour of being there.

Jul 31, 2013, 11:38 AM IST

New DRS feed to be trialled in third Ashes Test

This week`s third Ashes Test will see the ICC trial an independent television feed with the aim of improving its controversial Decision Review System.

Jul 31, 2013, 00:06 AM IST

Michael Clarke crazy not to bat at No.3, says Chappell

Australian great Ian Chappell has termed captain Michael Clarke`s decision to not bat at number three as crazy and said he does not understand why he is not moving up in the batting order.

Jul 30, 2013, 19:40 PM IST

Ian Chappell advises Michael Clarke to move up batting order

Ian Chappell has advised Michael Clarke to move up the order to restore some substance to the batting that has seen a carnage in the second Ashes Test.

Jul 21, 2013, 10:54 AM IST

MCC backs Ian Chappell`s call for ICC control on DRS

The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) has backed former Australian captain Ian Chappell`s call for cricket`s authorities to completely control the controversial Decision Review System (DRS).

Jul 18, 2013, 13:18 PM IST

MCC backs Chappell call for boards to take over DRS

The world cricket committee of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) today backed a call from former Australia captain Ian Chappell for the sport`s authorities to take complete control of the controversial Decision Review System (DRS).

Jul 17, 2013, 19:44 PM IST

Agar`s debut show sign for Oz to capitalise on Ashes attack, says Ian Chappell

Former Australian captain Ian Chappell has said that the tourists must capitalize on their resources and attack England with all their might in the Ashes, having seen Test debutant Ashton Agar`s spectacular batting display in the first Test.

Jul 14, 2013, 16:11 PM IST

Ian Chappell advices Big Bash League to vet overseas players

Ian Chappell says that the Big Bash League (BBL) needs to carefully vet their overseas contracted players in order to avoid importing corruption.

May 19, 2013, 15:37 PM IST

Chappell says Australia will struggle against English pace attack in Ashes

Australian cricket great Ian Chappell has put a damper on Australia`s hopes for the 2013 Ashes by claiming that the team`s batsmen will struggle in the back-to-back series in England.

May 01, 2013, 12:45 PM IST

We are not addressing holes in production line: Chappell

Batsmen in the mould of, or, as talented as Michael Clarke or Ricky Ponting, may never be seen in Australia again if the "holes in the production line" are not addressed, says Ian Chappell.

Mar 27, 2013, 18:06 PM IST

Cowan says impossible to ever convince Ian Chappell of his Test bona fides

Australian opener Ed Cowan has hit back at Ian Chappell for questioning his Test credentials, adding it is unlikely he would ever convince the former Test captain of his quality.

Mar 16, 2013, 13:03 PM IST

Aussie's flop show in Chennai, Hyderabad `been building for some time`: Ian Chappell

Former Australian cricketer Ian Chappell has said that Australia`s poor performances in the Chennai and the Hyderabad Tests were swift and predictable.

Mar 10, 2013, 19:10 PM IST

Ian Chappell says India`s refusal to use DRS cost them dearly

Former Australia captain has claimed India`s refusal to use the Decision Review System (DRS) cost them dearly on day one of the first Test match against Australia in Chennai.

Feb 25, 2013, 00:01 AM IST

Ian Chappell says Watson must open for Oz against India

Former captain Ian Chappell has said Shane Watson must open for Australia against India in their upcoming four-match Test series, starting on February22 in Chennai.

Feb 17, 2013, 23:49 PM IST

Warne slams CA’s rotation policy

Legendary leg spinner Shane Warne has joined the likes of former Australian players Brett Lee, Ian Chappell and Michael Slater in slamming selectors’ rotation policy, branding it as mind-boggling and ridiculous.

Jan 15, 2013, 17:24 PM IST

Ian Chappell says ‘fierce competitor’ Greig was ‘best enemy’

Former Australia captain batsman Ian Chappell has paid tribute to legendary England captain and renown commentator Tony Greig after his sudden demise due to a heart attack, saying he and Greig were best of enemies.

Dec 30, 2012, 14:43 PM IST

Ex-cricketers remember ``visionary`` Greig

Former Australian cricket captain Bill Lawry recalls his first meeting with former England cricketer Tony Greig – the man who would become his commentary box offsider for more than three decades. "He said to me: ``Aren`t you the captain of Australia that lost 4-0 against South Africa?``, Lawry said.

Dec 29, 2012, 16:22 PM IST

Mumbai Club gets new pavilion

Dadar Union Sports Club, which has produced legendary cricketers like Sunil Gavaskar, Dilip Vengsarkar, got a new pavilion, something that was long overdue.

Dec 25, 2012, 11:59 AM IST