Ian Chappell

Cowan hits back at Chappell for suggesting Warner-Watson Test opening partnership

Ed Cowan has hit back at Ian Chappell and defended his right to wear the baggy green after being snubbed by the former Test skipper in his choice of Australia`s premier Test XI.

Dec 11, 2012, 14:53 PM IST

‘Best batsman need not be no. 3 in any cricket squad’, says Chappell

Cricket legend Ian Chappell believes that Australia`s batting order was compromised by Ricky Ponting agreeing to a demotion and Michael Clarke`s reluctance to move up.

Dec 09, 2012, 15:25 PM IST

Chappell questions Johnson, Hughes place in Oz squad

Former Australian cricket captain and commentator Ian Chappell has given his considered opinion about the present national squad, showered accolade and praise on some, questioning the credentials of others, and in overall terms, suggesting to the national selectors to pull up their socks and select the best that Australia has offer for the upcoming series against Sri Lanka.

Dec 09, 2012, 14:59 PM IST

‘Pattinson-Clarke partnership reminiscent of ‘feared’ Lillee-Chappell alliance’

Former Test bowler Rodney Hogg believes young quick James Pattinson and Australia captain Michael Clarke’s partnership reminds him of the legendary Dennis Lillee and Ian Chappell alliance, which was one of world’s most feared strike force in the 1970s and early 80’s.

Nov 16, 2012, 12:14 PM IST

Ponting reveals his greatest ‘satisfaction and disappointment’ as Australian captain

Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting has revealed his greatest satisfaction and disappointment as captain, as he sat down for a tete-e-tete with cricket legend Ian Chappell.

Oct 28, 2012, 19:01 PM IST

‘Realist’ Ponting says will walk away before being dropped from Oz squad

Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting has said that he would rather walk away than allow the selectors to drop him from the Australian squad.

Oct 28, 2012, 18:55 PM IST

My current focus is on India `A` tour to New Zealand: Chand

His sterling performance at the junior level might have brought him in contention for a slot in the senior side but India`s under-19 World Cup winning captain Unmukt Chand today said that he is not looking too far ahead and wants to do well for India A in the next tournament.

Aug 28, 2012, 18:52 PM IST

Cricket needs Raina and Bairstow`s success in Tests: Chappell

If players like Suresh Raina fails in Test cricket due to lack of technique against short pitched deliveries, it would be a big loss for the game, former Australian captain Ian Chappell has said.

Jun 17, 2012, 17:43 PM IST

Clayton Watson excited about playing Ian Chappell in `Howzat`

Young actor Clayton Watson is thrilled to don the role of former Australian captain Ian Chappell - a key figure behind origin of World Series Cricket in 1976 - in Channel 9’s eagerly-awaited mini-series Howzat.

Mar 20, 2012, 12:29 PM IST

Time for Tendulkar to introspect: Chappell

Former Australia cricket captain Ian Chappell said India`s batting great Sachin Tendulkar has to take a look at himself and ask if he is playing the game for the right reason.

Mar 03, 2012, 19:51 PM IST

Aussie cricket system needs to be improved: Chappell

Ian Chappell feels that the failure of Australia`s once envied system to produce talented batsmen and potentially strong leaders is a flawed one.

Feb 20, 2012, 15:07 PM IST

Bailey as Aussie T20 skipper not amusing: Chappell

Former Australian skipper Ian Chappell feels the national team`s captaincy has been devalued by the appointment of rookie George Bailey as Twenty20 skipper.

Feb 05, 2012, 10:30 AM IST

Ian Chappell says Lara better than Ponting and Tendulkar

Former Australian captain Ian Chappell rates Brian Lara as a superior batsman to the resurgent Ricky Ponting and little master Sachin Tendulkar.

Jan 31, 2012, 18:56 PM IST

Indian cricketers must take blame for drubbing in Tests: Chappell

Team India players should take the blame for their 4-0 drubbing in the Test series against Australia because they simply were not having a go, former Australian captain Ian Chappell has said.

Jan 30, 2012, 16:21 PM IST

Michael Clarke buoyed not weighed down by responsibility: Ian Chappell

Former Australian skipper Ian Chappell feels Michael Clarke`s unbeaten triple hundred against India in the second Test shows that he is buoyed rather than bogged down by captaincy and should come higher up the batting order.

Jan 08, 2012, 11:02 AM IST

To whitewash India, Aussies must stop Sehwag and Tendulkar: Chappell

Former Test captain Ian Chappell feels that if Australia can shut down Virender Sehwag and Sachin Tendulkar they can inflict a 4-0 whitewash on India like England did during the summer.

Dec 31, 2011, 18:52 PM IST

Mike Brearley, Ted Dexter, Ian Chappell for Pataudi Memorial Lecture

Sharmila Tagore is excited about the plan of the BCCI to hold a Pataudi Memorial Lecture and has a few names in her mind from the cricket fraternity.

Dec 28, 2011, 17:28 PM IST

Rohit Sharma should be preferred over Kohli, says Chappell

Former Australian skipper Ian Chappell has said that India`s Rohit Sharma should be preferred over Virat Kohli in the forthcoming Test series between the two sides, starting in Melbourne on December 26.

Dec 24, 2011, 08:21 AM IST

Oz batting depth concerns Ian Chappell

Former captain Ian Chappell feels that lack of emerging talent in Australian batting was allowing struggling veteran players like Ricky Ponting to prolong their careers.

Dec 23, 2011, 09:08 AM IST

Pataudi`s services underutilised: Chappell

Paying glorious tributes to legendary cricketer Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, who passed away on September 22 this year, former Australian skipper Ian Chappell has said the Indian`s services could have been better utilised as an administrator.

Dec 20, 2011, 19:25 PM IST