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Be as consistent as Indian selectors: Butt, Akmal to Pak panel

Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt and discarded wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal have called on Pakistan selectors to show the same consistency as their Indian counterparts do while picking the national team.

Jan 05, 2018, 16:05 PM IST

Indian cricket selectors get contract extension till AGM

The three-member selection committee headed by former stumper Prasad also comprise Sarandeep Singh and Devang Gandhi.

Nov 16, 2017, 20:47 PM IST

HILARIOUS: Yuvraj Singh found this joke on his and Ashish Nehra's comeback funny

On Friday, both Yuvi, 35, and Nehra, 37, made seemingly triumphant returns to the ODI squad.

Jan 11, 2017, 15:25 PM IST

BCCI's 87th AGM: Can Anurag Thakur & Co actually abide by Lodha panel's guidelines to do 'routine business'?

The Lodha Committee had directed on August 31 that the AGM be limited only to "routine business" concerning the past year (2015-2016).

Sep 21, 2016, 10:05 AM IST

Amit Mishra's selection shows lack of young spinners in India: Ajit Agarkar

Former India pacer Ajit Agarkar on Thursday termed seasoned leg-spinner Amit Mishra's inclusion in the 15-man squad against Sri Lanka as a real surprise, adding the 32-year-old's selection shows lack of young spinners in the country.

Jul 23, 2015, 16:28 PM IST

30-man World Cup probables: In defence of infusing young blood in Indian team

In their bid to defend the World Cup title in 2015, Sandeep Patil-led Indian selectors infused young blood and ignored Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh, Zaheer Khan, Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir. Inclusion of unheralded players like Axar Patel, Kedar Jadhav, Manoj Tiwary, Sanju Samson, Karn Sharma, etc in the 30-man short-list certainly reflects a new intent.

Dec 04, 2014, 20:54 PM IST

Is impromptu series against Sri Lanka blessing in disguise for 'Men in Blue'?

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) hardly wasted any time to finalise a series against Sri Lanka, after the West Indian players decided to call off their tour against India mid-way of the ODI series.

Oct 27, 2014, 13:33 PM IST

Wriddhiman Saha's fitness report awaited

The Indian selectors will be awaiting Wriddhiman Saha's fitness report before searching for a replacement after the East Zone wicketkeeper-batsman injured his thumb during the Duleep Trophy semi-final, here on Friday.

Oct 24, 2014, 23:30 PM IST

Is impromptu series against Sri Lanka blessing in disguise for 'Men in Blue'?

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) hardly wasted any time to finalise a series against Sri Lanka, after the West Indian players decided to call off their tour against India mid-way of the ODI series.

Oct 18, 2014, 19:49 PM IST

Harbhajan can make a comeback to India team: Sourav Ganguly

Out of favour he might be right now but former Indian captain former captain Sourav Ganguly feels seasoned off-spinner Harbhajan Singh can make a comeback if the selectors look beyond those favoured by skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni.

Feb 26, 2014, 10:39 AM IST

Asia Cup: Ishant Sharma, Suresh Raina finally face the heat

Indian cricketers Ishant Sharma and Suresh Raina have been finally shown the doors by the Indian selectors, for their below-par performances, while choosing the team for the the Asia Cup and World Twenty20.

Feb 11, 2014, 23:15 PM IST

Is it the end of road for Gautam Gambhir and Virender Sehwag?

Delhi openers have to play some big knocks like Yuvraj if they want to draw similar kind of attention from Indian selectors, who are currently looking quite satisfied with the Indian batting, especially the top order.

Oct 04, 2013, 00:26 AM IST

MS Dhoni finds himself at centre of controversy

Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni today found himself at the centre of a controversy after the disclosure that the Cricket Board President N Srinivasan had overruled an unanimous decision of national selectors to sack him from captaincy.

Dec 12, 2012, 18:48 PM IST

Axe hanging on non-performing players

A number of players, now touring Australia, are likely to be axed when the national cricket selectors meet.

Feb 26, 2012, 19:57 PM IST

Selectors to pick final World Cup squad on Jan 17

The final 15-member Indian squad for the forthcoming World Cup in the sub continent will be picked by the selectors on January 17.

Jan 14, 2011, 00:00 AM IST