Sunil Gavaskar

Cheteshwar Pujara's presence at the other end gave confidence to youngsters: Sunil Gavaskar

Cheteshwar Pujara surviving the fiery spells from the Australian pace bowlers became the highlight of the fifth day of the fourth Test. Often criticised for his slow approach, Pujara batted like a warrior. He took blows to the body, finger, and head, but did not flinch. He stood tall, defying the Australia bowlers who looked for one opportunity to break into the Indian lower-order.

Jan 20, 2021, 07:05 AM IST

India vs Australia: Sunil Gavaskar opinion doesn't affect me, says Tim Paine

Paine has already publicly apologised for crossing the line and said that from now on, he would like to play the way he knows. 

Jan 14, 2021, 10:35 AM IST

Denied a paternity leave by BCCI ? Sunil Gavaskar says 'he was committed to playing for India', never asked for leave in 1975/76

Following India skipper Virat Kohli being granted a paternity leave by the BCCI, several reports started doing the rounds that the legendary Sunil Gavaskar had in fact, been denied a paternity leave way back in 1975/76. 

Nov 30, 2020, 18:13 PM IST

On this day in 1979, Sunil Gavaskar, Dilip Doshi guided India to first-ever series victory over Australia

Indian defeated Australia by an innings and 100 runs to clinch the six-match Test series by 2-1.

Nov 07, 2020, 18:53 PM IST

IPL 2020: You won't believe what Sunil Gavaskar said about Virat Kohli's batting

Sunil Gavaskar said that Virat Kohli would be disappointed that he failed to perform well with the bat at IPL 2020.

Nov 07, 2020, 08:45 AM IST

IPL 2020: Sunil Gavaskar advises CSK skipper MS Dhoni to do this to regain form before IPL 2021

Former India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led CSK are officially out of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020.

Nov 02, 2020, 08:12 AM IST

Indian Premier League 2020: Sunil Gavaskar's son replies to controversy over father’s comment on Anushka Sharma

Batting legend, Sunil Gavaskar, has drawn a lot of flak on social media over a remark he made on Anushka Sharma after her husband Virat Kohli's failure with the bat during the recent IPL 2020 game between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kings XI Punjab.

Sep 26, 2020, 13:47 PM IST

IPL 2020: Irfan Pathan's piece of advice for Anushka Sharma after she slams Sunil Gavaskar for ‘distasteful’ comment on hubby Virat Kohli

While the internet is divided over batting legend Sunil Gavaskar’s controversial remarks on RCB skipper Virat Kohli, former all-rounder, Irfan Pathan has now come out in support of the Cricket veteran.

Sep 26, 2020, 11:22 AM IST

'Distasteful': Anushka Sharma lashes out at Sunil Gavaskar's comment on husband Virat Kohli during IPL 2020 commentary

Gavaskar, who was doing commentary during the match, took a jibe at Kohli for dropping two crucial catches which cost the Bangalore-based franchise a thumping loss.

Sep 25, 2020, 17:03 PM IST

IPL 2020: Sunil Gavaskar's below the belt comment on Virat Kohli-Anushka Sharma makes Twitter furious, netizens call it 'sexist' and 'disgusting'!

Twitterati slammed Gavaskar for his 'distasteful' comment and demanded an apology for dragging Virat's wife Anushka Sharma in the commentary out of nowhere. 

Sep 25, 2020, 13:09 PM IST

Hope IPL 2020 will infuse positivity among millions: Sunil Gavaskar

Former Indian cricketer Sunil Gavaskar is hoping that the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will infuse positive energy into the lives of millions of people amid the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.

Sep 17, 2020, 13:26 PM IST

ICC Cricket Hall of Fame Inductees for 2020 to be announced on August 23

The International Cricket Council (ICC) will name three new inductees to its Cricket Hall of Fame on August 23.

Aug 20, 2020, 16:21 PM IST

Sachin Tendulkar extends birthday greetings to his 'idol' Sunil Gavaskar

Gavaskar notched up 10,122 runs in 124 matches he played in the longest format of the game for the national side besides amassing 3,092 runs in 108 ODIs. 

Jul 10, 2020, 18:44 PM IST

Tahir Bhasin, who plays reel Sunil Gavaskar in Kabir Khan’s 83, wishes the iconic batsman on birthday

The producers of his next big ticket film, 83, starring Ranveer Singh have announced that it would release this Christmas. Tahir is obviously excited about the development as coronavirus pandemic derailed it’s earlier release plans.

Jul 10, 2020, 16:47 PM IST

No one is given IPL contract because he is someone's friend's son: Aakash Chopra

He took the examples of Rohan Gavaskar and Arjun Tendulkar, who are sons of batting greats Sunil Gavaskar and Sachin Tendulkar respectively.

Jun 27, 2020, 15:56 PM IST

Rahul Dravid beats Sachin Tendulkar to emerge as India's greatest Test batsman in Wisden poll

Dravid represented India in a total of 164 Tests scoring 13,288 runs, including 36 centuries and 63 half-centuries at an average of 52.31.

Jun 25, 2020, 17:19 PM IST

Gary Kirsten reveals how he landed Team India job in 2008

Kirsten wrote his name in Indian cricketing folklore as he masterminded their historic World Cup victory at the iconic Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai in 2011.

Jun 15, 2020, 13:39 PM IST

On this day in 1984, India defeated Pakistan to clinch first-ever Asia Cup

Sunil Gavaskar was the captain of the the Indian team 36 years back. 

Apr 13, 2020, 16:57 PM IST

Sunil Gavaskar named captain of Wasim Jaffer's all-time Mumbai XI

Jaffer picked legendary cricketer Gavaskar and current Indian opener Rohit Sharma as the opening pair of his team.

Apr 11, 2020, 17:12 PM IST

BCCI tweets photos of Sardar Patel Cricket Stadium, world's biggest cricket stadium

The Sardar Patel Cricket Stadium in Ahmedabad's Motera will have a seating capacity of more than 1,10,000 and easily surpass Australia's Melbourne Cricket Ground where 1,00,024 people can be accommodated.

Feb 19, 2020, 13:15 PM IST