MSK Prasad

Former Indian cricketer VVS Laxman's coach Ashok Singh dies aged 64

Ashok Singh, who had coached cricketers VVS Laxman and Andhra wicketkeeper MSK Prasad died on Monday due to illness, a family member said.

Nov 09, 2020, 22:38 PM IST

Gautam Gambhir, MSK Prasad engage in heated argument over Ambati Rayudu's World Cup omission

All-rounder Vijay Shankar was given the nod ahead of middle-order specialist Rayudu by the then selection committee, led by Prasad. 

May 23, 2020, 10:48 AM IST

Suresh Raina's poor form in domestic cricket couldn't get him national comeback, says MSK Prasad

"If you look at the great Mohinder Amarnath, check how many times he was dropped and made a strong comeback with stellar performances in domestic cricket," added Prasad.

May 05, 2020, 19:21 PM IST

MSK Prasad lists out differences between captaincy of MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma

Former Indian chief selector MSK Prasad also spoke about the Dhoni`s future with Team India. 

May 04, 2020, 12:55 PM IST

Ex-cricketer Nayan Mongia joins Ajit Agarkar, Venkatesh Prasad for BCCI's national selector post

Former Indian wicket-keeper Nayan Mongia has applied for the national selector post, the BCCI sources said on Saturday.

Jan 25, 2020, 13:31 PM IST

South Africa is under pressure: Former Indian cricketer Madan Lal

Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday announced India`s Test squad and chief selector MSK Prasad said that they wanted to give Rohit Sharma an opportunity to open the innings.

Sep 14, 2019, 19:27 PM IST

Honour to represent India, says Shubman Gill

Out-of-form opener Lokesh Rahul was excluded while Gill was rewarded for his consistent shows with the bat.

Sep 12, 2019, 19:02 PM IST

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