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Ravi Shastri

Ravi Shastri says he wanted 16-strong squad for World Cup; tells excluded bunch to not lose heart

Shastri said those who missed the final 15 should look ahead as opportunity can knock anytime.

Apr 17, 2019, 17:45 PM IST

Ravi Shastri's contract doesn't have extension clause: BCCI official

Unlike most of the big football or NBA clubs, who have a renewal or an extension clause for their coaches, the BCCI, from Anil Kumble's time as chief coach, never had that particular clause.

Mar 20, 2019, 19:29 PM IST

Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul needed the rap on their knuckles: Head coach Ravi Shastri

Shastri was asked about the differences in opinion shared between the BCCI and the players over their partners travelling with them on long overseas tours.

Mar 13, 2019, 18:28 PM IST

CoA chief Vinod Rai urges cricket community to isolate Pakistan

There had been calls to boycott India's June 16 World Cup group league game against Pakistan in Old Trafford in the wake of Pulwama terror attack in which more than 40 CRPF personnel were killed.

Feb 24, 2019, 14:18 PM IST

Many similarities between Virat Kohli, Imran Khan: Former Pakistan leg-spinner Abdul Qadir

Considered by many as the best batsman of the modern era, Kohli recently led India to their first ever test series win in Australia

Feb 06, 2019, 06:43 AM IST

Players like MS Dhoni come once in 30 or 40 years: Ravi Shastri, after historic ODI series triumph

The former Indian cricketer further described wicket-keeper batsman MS Dhoni as a legendary player, whom he had never seen lose his temper.  

Jan 18, 2019, 19:30 PM IST

Youngsters focusing solely on shorter formats could have mental problems playing Tests: Virat Kohli

Kohli warned that youngsters will certainly have mental problems if they don't embrace the longer format of the game.

Jan 16, 2019, 17:20 PM IST

List of some ODI records broken by Indian players on Australian soil

India have a poor record in ODIs against Australia just like in the Tests, having emerged victorious in only 11 out of 48 ODIs they have played since touring the country for limited overs cricket in 1980.

Jan 11, 2019, 16:32 PM IST

Watch: Virat Kohli celebrates historic win vs Australia with 'Naagin' dance

A video posted by the Bharat Army on Twitter showed the Indian skipper dancing to the popular song 'Mere Desh Ki Dharti' at the Sydney Cricket Ground, in the form of moves similar to the  'Naagin' dance. 

Jan 07, 2019, 20:52 PM IST

Watch: Epic celebrations of Team India after historic win vs Australia

India defeated Australia 2-1 to win their first Test series in Australia in 71 years.

Jan 07, 2019, 17:37 PM IST

Virat Kohli's men will jump over cliff to win: Ravi Shastri takes on critics after historic series win in Australia

India defeated Australia 2-1 to win their first Test series in Australia in 71 years and Shastri wasn't short of praise for his players.

Jan 07, 2019, 13:30 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

Ravichandran Ashwin back in nets ahead of Boxing Day Test against Australia

Ashwin was earlier sidelined with an abdominal strain for the Perth Test, which hosts Australia went on to win by 146 runs to level the series at 1-1. 

Dec 24, 2018, 13:31 PM IST

Mitchell Starc comes in support of 'fantastic captain' Virat Kohli

Former pacer Mitchell Johnson had previously described Kohli's behaviour as "disrespectful" and "silly", while former Indian great Sunil Gavaskar was also highly critical of his captaincy.

Dec 24, 2018, 08:02 AM IST

A fit Ravindra Jadeja was picked for Australia series, asserts BCCI

Jadeja was included in the 13-member squad for the Perth Test but has not played since and according to the BCCI, he lacked "required intensity" while bowling during the net sessions.

Dec 23, 2018, 22:21 PM IST

Easy to fire blanks when you are million miles away: Ravi Shastri on critics

India will now take on Australia in the third Test, beginning Boxing Day at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).

Dec 23, 2018, 11:20 AM IST

Virat Kohli behind Anil Kumble's exit as India coach, claims Diana Edulji

Kumble's one-year term as the head coach of the Indian men's cricket team came to a controversial end following the side's shocking 180-run defeat against Pakistan in the Champions Trophy final at the Oval on June 18, 2017.

Dec 14, 2018, 12:07 PM IST

Australia vs India: Prithvi Shaw likely to return for Melbourne Test

Injured Prithvi Shaw likely to return for Melbourne Test, assures head coach Ravi Shastri.

Dec 05, 2018, 15:19 PM IST

Is Ravi Shastri a 'yes man'? Kohli opens up about Team India coach

Former coach Anil Kumble had reportedly resigned after the ex-cricketer failed to 'see eye to eye' with Kohli on several issues. 

Nov 19, 2018, 09:52 AM IST

We will miss Hardik Pandya in Australia: Ravi Shastri

Shastri is also confident that the seamers will enjoy bowling on Australian pitches.   

Nov 18, 2018, 15:27 PM IST