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Vice-captaincy is huge honour, says Rohit Sharma

The opener did not get to play in the Test series and is keen to make amends in the five-match ODI series starting on Sunday.

Aug 16, 2017, 19:18 PM IST

England Test captain Joe Root happy to rely on old friend Ben Stokes as vice-captain

ECB director Andrew Strauss was of the opinion that the leadership of the side moved decisively to a younger generation ahead of the team's next Test, against South Africa.

Feb 19, 2017, 09:27 AM IST

I lead without a title and don't even know if I want to be vice-captain, says Ravichandran Ashwin

R Ashwin was also recently named as the Don Bradman of bowling by Steve Waugh.

Feb 18, 2017, 14:01 PM IST

Brad Haddin prepared for India's short-ball attack

Australian vice-captain Brad Haddin has said India is welcome to continue the short-ball attack on him in the fourth and final Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) Jan 6-10.

Jan 02, 2015, 21:32 PM IST

Is Ishant Sharma India's new Test vice-captain?

If reports are to believed, Ishant Sharma will be newly anointed Test captain Virat Kohli's deputy. Following Mahendra Singh Dhoni's sudden retirement from the five-day format of the game, vice-captain Kolhi was appointed India captain, thus leaving the position vacant.

Jan 02, 2015, 18:30 PM IST

Ajinkya Rahane, R Ashwin in fray to become Virat Kohli's deputy

The sudden decision of Mahendra Singh Dhoni to retire from Test cricket has also given rise to a question as to who will be Virat Kohli's deputy with the names of Ajinkya Rahane and Ravichandran Ashwin emerging as possible candidates.

Jan 01, 2015, 18:31 PM IST

Michael Carrick appointed Manchester United vice-captain

Manchester United mid-fielder Michael Carrick has replaced Darren Fletcher as the club's vice-captain.

Dec 20, 2014, 19:20 PM IST

Sreejesh receives warm welcome

National hockey team vice-captain P R Sreejesh, the hero of India's triumph in the Asian Games final against Pakistan, was accorded a warm welcome at the international airport here this afternoon.

Oct 05, 2014, 18:25 PM IST

Manoj Tiwary to lead East Zone in Duleep Trophy

Bengal middle-order batsman Manoj Tiwary will lead the 15-member East Zone cricket team in the Duleep Trophy tournament scheduled from October 15 to 18 in Lahli, Haryana.

Sep 28, 2014, 19:55 PM IST

Daredevils seeking momentum at home: Karthik

Delhi Daredevils vice-captain Dinesh Karthik feels playing their next four games at home gives the struggling unit a chance to bounce back in the Indian Premier League.

May 02, 2014, 20:46 PM IST

Floyd named U.S. Ryder Cup vice-captain

Veteran Raymond Floyd will be a vice-captain on this year`s American Ryder Cup team, U.S. captain Tom Watson said on Tuesday.

Feb 12, 2014, 18:42 PM IST

Oz legend Healy welcomes Haddin`s `rightful` inclusion in Ashes squad

Australian wicket-keeping great Ian Healy has welcomed the return of new deputy Brad Haddin to the team as a selection for the Ashes squad, saying that Haddin has rightfully regained his preferred status.

Apr 26, 2013, 14:16 PM IST

`Vulnerable` Watson itching to bowl to avoid axe ahead of Ashes

Australian all rounder Shane Watson has admitted his spot in the Test team isn`t guaranteed now, following shambolic performances during recently concluded Test series against India. The vice-captain now wants to resume his bowling duties in order to safeguard his position in the team ahead of the all important Ashes this year.

Mar 25, 2013, 18:21 PM IST

Mathews waiting for Sri Lankan selectors’ nod to replace Jayawardene as ‘captain’

Sri Lankan all-rounder Angelo Mathews has claimed is ready to become the captain of the national team, and added he just needs the nod from the selectors.

Dec 13, 2012, 14:50 PM IST

Next six months will be a challenge for me: Watson

Australia`s new vice captain Shane Watson feels he will face his biggest cricketing challenge in the coming six months, starting with the tour of Sri Lanka in August.

Jul 19, 2011, 00:00 AM IST