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West Indies tour: Virat Kohli to hold pre-departure press conference in Mumbai

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has confirmed that Indian skipper Virat Kohli will be addressing the press conference on the eve of the Men in Blue's departure for their tour to West Indies on Monday. 

Jul 29, 2019, 12:49 PM IST

Team India selection for West Indies tour postponed due to new CoA diktat

The Committee of Administrators (CoA) has decided to change the age-old rule of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Secretary convening the selection committee meeting of the Indian team by handing the responsibility to the chief selector - currently MSK. Prasad. 

Jul 19, 2019, 08:29 AM IST

You will do special things in 2019 World Cup: Yuvraj Singh to Hardik Pandya

Pandya is back to his best, at least with the bat, following testing times which saw him serve an interim suspension for making sexist comments on a popular chat show.

May 03, 2019, 16:49 PM IST

Perceptions have played a big role in my axing from ODI set-up: Ishant Sharma

The 30-year-old, who has played 90 Test matches, has been dubbed a long-form specialist, something that doesn't amuse him.

Mar 16, 2019, 17:33 PM IST

Ajinkya Rahane seeks consistent opportunities in ODI cricket

Chief selector M.S.K. Prasad, recently said that Rahane was still part of India's World Cup plans and the cricketer is not giving up yet.

Feb 27, 2019, 11:53 AM IST

Mayank Agarwal keen to flourish across formats after fairytale debut

Agarwal was not even part of India's original squad for the tour of Australia, but a series of coincidences led to his Test debut and he instantly impressed.

Feb 21, 2019, 12:28 PM IST

Vijay Shankar's recent performances have changed the dynamics: Chief Selector MSK Prasad

Prasad further discussed wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant's selection at the expense of experienced cricketer Dinesh Karthik. 

Feb 15, 2019, 23:32 PM IST

'Siddharth Kaul has been a part of the mix right from the beginning': Chief selector MSK Prasad

Kaul has been included in the Indian squad for the first and second ODI against Australia, as well as the T20I side. 

Feb 15, 2019, 22:17 PM IST

Chief selector MSK Prasad praises 'mystery spinner' Mayank Markande

The 21-year-old spinner was handed a maiden international call up for the home series against Australia and has been named in India's T20I squad.

Feb 15, 2019, 20:16 PM IST

Rishabh Pant a 'healthy headache' in India's World Cup reckoning: MSK Prasad

Pant has played only three one-day internationals but his six-hitting prowess and stellar performance in India's breakthrough Test series victory in Australia make him difficult to ignore for the upcoming World Cup.

Feb 11, 2019, 12:55 PM IST

Chief selector MSK Prasad counters Ravi Shastri on Jadeja's fitness in Test series

Jadeja who had a shoulder stiffness couldn't feature in the second Test in Perth and coach Ravi Shastri told the mediapersons that the player was carrying the niggle from India.

Dec 25, 2018, 15:53 PM IST

Fans see red after MS Dhoni's omission from T20I squad vs WI, selectors urge calm

Selectors say MS Dhoni has been rested and they are looking to test a 2nd wicket-keeping option. Fans though are absolutely fuming.

Oct 27, 2018, 07:00 AM IST

I personally spoke to Karun Nair on West Indies team selection: MSK Prasad

Chairman of selecting committee MSK Prasad on Monday clarified why Karun Nair was not selected for the upcoming Test series against West Indies. 

Oct 01, 2018, 18:03 PM IST

Dinesh Karthik in line to replace Wriddhiman Saha for Afghanistan Test

 Dinesh Karthik is likely to get a shot at Test redemption -- as a replacement for the injured wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha -- for the one-off historic encounter against Afghanistan in Bengaluru from June 14.

Jun 02, 2018, 08:33 AM IST

We have to be careful about Bumrah's workload: MSK Prasad

Bumrah bowled a whopping 162.1 overs across three formats, including 112.1 overs during the three-Test series in South Africa.

Feb 28, 2018, 18:42 PM IST

Rishabh Pant not perturbed by BCCI chief selector MSK Prasad's remark on young keepers

Though not in the best of form in the ongoing Ranji Trophy season, Delhi's 20-year-old Pant is considered a bright prospect and has shown his capabilities in the not-too-distant past.

Dec 29, 2017, 19:12 PM IST

Dhoni No. 1 wicketkeeper, set for 2019 World Cup: Chief Selector MSK Prasad

According to MSK Prasad, Dhoni is still India's No.1 wicketkeeper, with his recent T20I stumpings proving it further.

Dec 24, 2017, 14:22 PM IST

MS Dhoni fixed till 2019 World Cup, others not measuring up: MSK Prasad

Prasad's views make it clear that Delhi captain Rishabh Pant has now fallen off the radar quite sharply with the second keeper in limited overs being 32-year-old Dinesh Karthik.

Dec 23, 2017, 22:33 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

No assurance that Ashish Nehra will play Delhi T20I, says MSK Prasad

The Men in Blue were defeated in the first ODI of the three-match ODI series by six wickets at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Sunday.

Oct 23, 2017, 17:46 PM IST