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Rohit Sharma's return to form a big positive in ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Krishnamachari Srikkanth

India defeated South Africa by six wickets in the team's first match of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. The chase was dominated by opener Rohit Sharma who hit 122*.

Jun 06, 2019, 07:04 AM IST

We never thought of winning the 1983 World Cup when we left India: Krishnamachari Srikkanth

Srikkanth, who was an integral part of the 1983 World Cup winning team, said captain Kapil Dev's self-belief also rubbed on other players and that was one of the reasons for the historic triumph.

May 26, 2019, 20:13 PM IST

India vs New Zealand, Kanpur Test: BCCI invites Mohammad Azharuddin for India's 500th Test

The upcoming match against New Zealand at Kanpur will mark India's 500th game in the traditional format.

Sep 16, 2016, 21:08 PM IST

Eden Gardens best in the world: Krishnamachari Srikkanth

Former India captain and chief selector K Srikkanth on Saturday said Eden Gardens is the best venue in the world to play cricket.

Jul 25, 2015, 19:53 PM IST

Cricket fraternity hails young Team India for CT triumph

The cricket fraternity on Monday hailed the Indian team`s "tremendous achievement" of winning the ICC Champions Trophy.

Jun 24, 2013, 13:45 PM IST

When I`ll dance, I`ll dance naturally: Krishnamachari Srikkanth

Known to be a free flowing and attacking batsman, former Indian skipper Krishnamachari Srikkanth is all set to hit the dance floor as the participant of ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6’.

Jun 03, 2013, 20:29 PM IST

I am hurt and shocked by the spot-fixing scandal: Krishnamachari Srikkanth

Former India skipper Krishnamachari Srikkanth is deeply saddened by the IPL spot fixing scandal and hopes that the mess will be sorted out soon.

Jun 03, 2013, 14:08 PM IST

Hope cricket will return to normalcy soon, says `Jhalak Dikhla Jaa` contestant Srikkanth

Former India skipper Krishnamachari Srikkanth is deeply saddened by the IPL spot fixing scandal.

Jun 03, 2013, 13:53 PM IST

Fans` prayers will keep Sunrisers going: Srikkanth

Good batting, bowling and fielding aside, Sunrisers Hyderabad mentor Krishnamachari Srikkanth on Friday said the "energy" generated by the prayers of the team`s fans in Andhra Pradesh will guide it to the Pepsi IPL semifinals.

May 03, 2013, 15:34 PM IST

Calls for Dhoni`s sacking grow louder

Calls for sacking Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni grew louder today with batting legend Sunil Gavaskar leading the chorus after India`s dismal performance during the last 18 months capped by a series capitulation to England on Monday.

Dec 18, 2012, 09:39 AM IST

Srikkanth asks for Dhoni`s head

Former chief selector Krishnamachari Srikkanth on Monday called for Mahendra Singh Dhoni`s removal as Test captain, saying he is no more effective as the leader of the side, which suffered a crushing Test series defeat against England.

Dec 17, 2012, 19:25 PM IST

Srikkanth defends India`s decision to retain spin trio

Former selection committee chairman Krishnamachari Srikkanth on Tuesday defended the Indian selectors` decision to retain the spin trio of R Ashwin, Pragyan Ojha and Harbhajan Singh in the squad for the third Test against England.

Nov 27, 2012, 23:20 PM IST

BCCI AGM to appoint new selection panel today

In what is expected to be a smooth and routine AGM on Thursday, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is all set to revamp its senior selection committee by making at least four changes in the five-man panel following the completion of their term.

Sep 27, 2012, 09:44 AM IST

Laxman should have got more recognition: Srikkanth

Paying glowing tributes to VVS Laxman, who quit international cricket yesterday, selection committee chairman Krishnamachari Srikkanth today said that the just-retired batsman should have got more recognition for his match-winning performances for the country.

Aug 19, 2012, 18:44 PM IST

Krishnamachari Srikkanth “shocked” at Laxman’s retirement

Former India skipper and current chairman of selection committee, Krishnamachari Srikkanth, on Saturday expressed “shock” over middle order batsman VVS Laxman’s retirement from international cricket ahead of the New Zealand series.

Aug 18, 2012, 21:29 PM IST

This team can win the T20 world cup again: Srikkanth

BCCI Selection committee chairman Krishnamachari Srikkanth on Friday hailed Yuvraj Singh`s return to international cricket and said the left-hander will be an important factor for the Indian team`s success in the upcoming Twenty20 World Cup.

Aug 10, 2012, 19:41 PM IST

We want to start new season with a bang: Srikkanth

Chief selector Krishnamachari Srikkanth said he is confident that the Indian team would put behind its dismal show in England, Australia and Bangladesh and return to winning ways with a bang during the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka.

Jul 04, 2012, 16:24 PM IST

Tendulkar`s achievement something super human: Srikkanth

Paying glowing tributes to batting ace Sachin Tendulkar, Selection Committee Chairman Krishnamachari Srikkanth on Saturday described his achievement of scoring 100 international tons as something super human and cited him as a classic example of "thriving in an imbalanced world."

Mar 24, 2012, 18:57 PM IST

India will bounce back in Asia Cup: Srikkanth

The disastrous tour of Australia not withstanding, Indian cricket team was capable of bouncing back in the ongoing Asia Cup, feels Selection Committee Chairman Krishnamachari Srikkanth.

Mar 12, 2012, 15:04 PM IST

The curious case of Virender Sehwag

The non-inclusion of Virender Sehwag in the team for Asia Cup took a curious turn on Thursday with a media report claiming that the opener had asked the BCCI for rest because of back spasms.

Mar 01, 2012, 20:24 PM IST