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Former teammates to grace dinner in Sourav Ganguly's honour on October 25

A special dinner will be organised by the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) on October 25 to celebrate Sourav Ganguly becoming the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President.

Oct 18, 2019, 10:29 AM IST

Former Indian cricket captain Ajit Wadekar dies at 77, B-Town mourns his death

May his soul rest in peace!

Aug 16, 2018, 11:16 AM IST

Leading cricket team and leading country very different: Azhar's message for Imran Khan

As cricketers, Azharuddin and Imran Khan faced off on numerous occasions. Now, both former cricket stars have turned to politics - with varying levels of success, of course.

Jul 28, 2018, 10:35 AM IST

HCA not following Lodha panel recommendations: Mohammed Azharuddin

The HCA did not follow Lodha panel recommendations in the appointment of its selectors, he further alleged.

Aug 19, 2017, 17:44 PM IST

Mohammed Azharuddin wants Cheteshwar Pujara to play County cricket after missing out on IPL contract

Azhar also concurred with former captain Sourav Ganguly's views that current captain Virat Kolhi's on-field display of emotions affected his batting in the just-concluded Test series against Australia.

Apr 01, 2017, 21:28 PM IST

Ind vs Aus: Mohammed Azharuddin says Jayant Yadav and Ishant Sharma should be replaced in next Test

For someone who has played 99 Tests and captained India for close to a decade, Azharuddin was critical of the performance by the Indian spinners on a rank turner.

Feb 26, 2017, 15:42 PM IST

Mohammed Azharuddin lashes out at Ravi Shastri for excluding Sourav Ganguly from list of best captains

Azhar criticised Shastri for his poor choice and said he shouldn't use his personal bias to insult players who have made valuable contribution for Indian cricket.

Jan 11, 2017, 09:47 AM IST

India vs England 2016: Alastair Cook & Co arrive in Mumbai for upcoming five-match Test series

This is the sixth five-match Test rubber between the two countries and first in the country since the 1984-85 series between the squads captained by Sunil Gavaskar and David Gower.

Nov 02, 2016, 19:17 PM IST

The Art of telling an untold story

Dr Sanjay Singh

Oct 13, 2016, 11:52 AM IST

Virat Kolhi's purple patch can only benefit Indian cricket: Ravi Shastri

Shastri is also at pains to understand why Bengal has not produced a pool of top class cricketers in the post-Sourav Ganguly era despite so much interest for the sport in the region.

May 22, 2016, 17:20 PM IST

Ravi Shastri upset with Emraan Hashmi’s ‘Azhar’ for portraying him as ‘womaniser’

Earlier, Manoj Prabhakar had also threatened to take legal action against the makers of the film.

May 17, 2016, 13:54 PM IST

‘Azhar’ tweet review

Featuring Emraan Hashmi, Prachi Desai, Nargis Fakhri and Lara Dutta, ‘Azhar’ will highlight the agony endured and the ecstasy enjoyed by Azhar in her personal and professional spheres.

May 13, 2016, 09:40 AM IST

Guess who is playing ‘Azhar’ Emraan Hashmi’s lawyer?

With Prachi Desai, Nargis Fakhri and Lara Dutaa too on board, ‘Azhar’ directed by Tony D’Souza is slated to release on May 13.

Apr 19, 2016, 11:29 AM IST

When it comes to taking pressure, Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the best: Ashish Nehra

Nehra's biggest regret is that he could not play more than 17 Tests.

Apr 18, 2016, 20:17 PM IST

Ekta ​Kapoor preferred Emraan Hashmi over Khans for Azhar's biopic

Emraan plays the controversial and popular Indian skipper in "Azhar".

Apr 02, 2016, 13:07 PM IST

Emraan Hashmi in and as ‘Azhar’: A tribute to the former cricketer – Watch

Emraan Hashmi, who essays the role of the former cricketer, took to Twitter to share the link to the video which highlights Azhar’s achievements as a cricketer and his contribution to the sport.

Feb 09, 2016, 10:49 AM IST

Former India captain Mohammed Azharuddin denies he married for third time

The denial came after a section of media carried reports that Azhar married his friend Shannon Marie, an American citizen.

Dec 20, 2015, 22:18 PM IST

BCCI letter to DDCA for entertaining Mohammed Azharuddin

The BCCI has shot off a letter to the DDCA for allowing some of the Vidarbha cricketers speaking to former India captain Mohammed Azharuddin.

Oct 13, 2015, 15:56 PM IST

When MS Dhoni performs, others will follow: Mohammed Azharuddin

Former India captain Mohammed Azharuddin on Sunday said that Mahendra Singh Dhoni is "no longer the player he used to be".

Oct 11, 2015, 18:48 PM IST

Ajinkya Rahane is far better player than Ambati Rayudu: Mohammed Azharuddin

Mohammed Azharuddin criticised management's decision to bench Ajinkya Rahane during Twenty20 against Proteas.

Oct 11, 2015, 14:19 PM IST