Sanjay Manjrekar

He can’t think beyond Bombay: Kris Srikkanth lambasts this former cricketer

The controvery took place on the topic of batsman KL Rahul's inclusion in India's Test squad for their tour of Australia, which begins on November 27.

Oct 28, 2020, 17:12 PM IST

Star-studded commentary panel for IPL 2020 announced, Sanjay Manjrekar snubbed - Check out the full list

The star-studded list for the commentary panel for upcoming Indian Premier League 2020 was announced on Monday (September 14). It is to be noted that the IPL 2020 is scheduled to start from September 19 in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The commentary panel for this season of the cash-rich tournament includes the names of Sunil Gavaskar, Ian Bishop, Harsha Bhogle and several others famous cricketers but the notable omission from the list is former Indian cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar.

Sep 15, 2020, 09:24 AM IST

BCCI might not be happy with my performance: Sanjay Manjrekar

Manjrekar was reportedly dropped from the board's commentary panel for the now called off India-South Africa ODI series.

Mar 15, 2020, 19:18 PM IST

Sanjay Manjrekar's axing from BCCI commentary panel for South Africa series raise eyebrows

Former Test batsman and renowned commentator Sanjay Manjrekar's absence from the Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) commentary panel for the recent ODI series against South Africa has raised quite a few eyebrows.

Mar 14, 2020, 21:11 PM IST

Sanjay Manjrekar backs protests against JNU violence, Yogeshwar Dutt questions him on 'Free Kashmir' poster

The recent attack on students at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has drawn condemnation from all walks of life throughout the country and even the sports fraternity seemed to be affected by the horrific incident. As soon as former India cricketer-turned-commentator Sanjay Manjrekar expressed his support for the ongoing protests in Mumbai which were organized for showing solidarity with the JNU students, Olympic bronze medallist Yogeshwar Dutt also joined the debate.

Jan 07, 2020, 14:42 PM IST

MS Dhoni's leadership makes the difference for CSK in IPL: Sanjay Manjrekar

Cricketer-turned-commentator Sanjay Manjrekar believes M.S. Dhoni`s leadership is one of the greatest assets for Chennai Super Kings, adding that if the wicketkeeper-batsman can replicate last season`s performance, it would augur well for the team in next edition of the Indian Premier League.

Dec 02, 2019, 12:58 PM IST

Sanjay Manjrekar receives backlash for on-air argument with Harsha Bhogle over pink ball visibility

Former cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar has received a backlash on social media after he got involved in a minor argument while on air with fellow commentator Harsha Bhogle during the third day of India's first-ever day-night pink ball Test against Bangladesh at Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Sunday. 

Nov 25, 2019, 11:51 AM IST

Manjrekar 'respectfully disagrees' with Gavaskar on selectors, Kohli's captaincy

Kohli is set to lead India in wo-match Test series, three ODIs and as many Twenty20Is against West Indies, beginning August 3 in Florida. 

Jul 30, 2019, 11:24 AM IST

Bits and by pieces, he just ripped me apart: When Ravindra Jadeja proved Sanjay Manjrekar wrong

When asked about Jadeja’s impressive performance in all departments of the game, Manjrekar said, "Bits and by pieces, he just ripped me apart today".

Jul 11, 2019, 10:32 AM IST

Manjrekar excludes Jadeja from his playing XI against New Zealand

After picking Ravindra Jadeja in the India squad for the semifinal clash against New Zealand, former Indian batsman Sanjay Manjrekar has now excluded the all-rounder from his playing XI for Tuesday's clash to be played at the Old Trafford.

Jul 09, 2019, 14:37 PM IST

Sanjay Manjrekar stands ground after Michael Vaughan pokes fun for picking Jadeja

All-rounder Ravindra Jadeja and former India batsman-turned-pundit Sanjay Manjrekar have been in the news in recent times after the latter called the Saurashtra all-rounder a ‘bits and pieces cricketer which didnt go down well with Jadeja.

Jul 08, 2019, 08:31 AM IST

CSK trolls Sanjay Manjrekar as 'bits and pieces player' Ravindra Jadeja takes wicket in India vs Sri Lanka World Cup tie

Manjrekar had recently called Jadeja a ''bits-and-pieces'' cricketer. Replying to him, Jadeja said that he has had enough of Manjrekar's ''verbal diarrhoea''.

Jul 06, 2019, 17:59 PM IST

Enough of your verbal diarrhoea: Ravindra Jadeja hits back at Sanjay Manjrekar

Jadeja has played 151 ODIs for India and has scored 2035 runs and taken 174 wickets. On the other hand, Manjrekar played 74 ODIs, scored 1994 runs and grabbed 1 wicket.

Jul 03, 2019, 21:40 PM IST

Take the ball or they will say I am retiring: MS Dhoni jokes with Sanjay Bangar

Before heading into the ODI series, there were question marks hanging over Dhoni’s selection in the national squad. 

Jan 20, 2019, 12:34 PM IST

Sanjay Manjrekar backs for day-night Test cricket

Former Test batsman Sanjay Manjrekar on Monday backed day-night Test matches saying that it will increase viewership. 

Oct 01, 2018, 23:40 PM IST

IPL 2018: Gautam Gambhir's captaincy was no issue, Delhi batsmen failed, says Sanjay Manjrekar

Gautam Gambhir had to step down from the helm after the failure of Delhi's batting unit in this IPL season but his leadership was not an issue, feels former India batsman Sanjay Manjrekar.

Apr 26, 2018, 18:34 PM IST

Why Sanjay Manjrekar thinks Dinesh Karthik has only himself to blame for being an underachiever

Former India cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar thinks 32-year-old Dinesh Karthik has only himself to blame in not being able to establish himself as a regular in the national team.

Mar 31, 2018, 17:22 PM IST

Sanjay Manjrekar wants India to look at Rishabh Pant as long-term option

Former India batsman Sanjay Manjrekar has come out in support of wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant, saying the dashing left-hander must feature in every game in the Nidahas T20I tri-series starting in Sri Lanka from Tuesday. 

Mar 05, 2018, 16:38 PM IST

We are fine, Sanjay Manjrekar speaks of his 'cold' relationship with Sachin Tendulkar

"We bump into each other at grounds. He looks at me. I look at him. We are fine," said Manjrekar.

Jan 11, 2018, 15:39 PM IST

Sanjay Manjrekar gets trolled on Twitter for commenting on Vidarbha winning Ranji Trophy with two Mumbai players

Wishes poured in from all quarters of social media, with one particular Sanjay Manjrekar receiving a lot of flak from users.

Jan 02, 2018, 18:40 PM IST