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Shastri's England report could decide coach Fletcher's fate

Shastri's England report could decide coach Fletcher's fate

Rediff - 1d ago

Under-fire India coach Duncan Fletcher's fate is expected to be decided by the Board of Control for Cricket in India after it receives team director Ravi Shastri's...

Too late to sack Cook as captain, we're close to the World Cup

Too late to sack Cook as captain, we're close to the World Cup

Rediff - 1d ago

The clamour for his sacking as England's ODI captain has grown shrill after the debacle against India but former coach Ashley Giles feels it is too late to do this...

BCCI vs Lalit Modi-led RCA case hearing on September 11

BCCI vs Lalit Modi-led RCA case hearing on September 11

Rediff - 1d ago

The impasse between the Rajasthan Cricket Association and the Board of Control for Cricket in India is likely to continue as the District Judge, Jaipur (city) has...

Pakistan cricket needs India's support, says Shoaib Akhtar

Pakistan cricket needs India's support, says Shoaib Akhtar

Rediff - 1d ago

Former Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar, once a nemesis of many a top Indian batsman, is now ready to offer advice to his arch-rivals saying that Mohammad Shami,...

For now, Shastri gives full marks to 'solid character' Fletcher

For now, Shastri gives full marks to 'solid character' Fletcher

Rediff - 1d ago

His report will decide Duncan Fletcher's future as India's cricket coach and Ravi Shastri, who served as Team Director during the just-concluded limited overs series...

Shastri, Fletcher should stay till 2015 World Cup, says Laxman

Shastri, Fletcher should stay till 2015 World Cup, says Laxman

Rediff - 1d ago

Former batsman V V S Laxman believes tinkering with Team India's support staff is not a viable option and newly-appointed team director Ravi Shastri and coach Duncan...

Uttam's Take! Shastri(ya) Sangeet: Secret of Team India's ODI success

Uttam's Take! Shastri(ya) Sangeet: Secret of Team India's ODI success

Rediff - 1d ago

Rediff.com's Uttam Ghosh unravels the secret weapon which helped India get the better of hosts England in the ODI series.

Pujara fails on County debut, dismissed for seven

Pujara fails on County debut, dismissed for seven

Rediff - 1d ago

Indian top-order batsman Cheteshwar Pujara failed to impress on his County debut after managing just seven runs for Derbyshire in the four-day Division Two first-class...

Pujara out for a duck in second innings for Derbyshire

Pujara out for a duck in second innings for Derbyshire

Rediff - 1d ago

India's Test specialist Cheteshwar Pujara's county debut turned into a nightmare as he got out without scoring in Derbyshire's second innings in their bid to chase...

Prior, Trott lose England contracts, Stokes a surprise

Prior, Trott lose England contracts, Stokes a surprise

Rediff - 1d ago

Wicketkeeper Matt Prior and struggling batsman Jonathan Trott have lost their central contacts with England, though all-rounder Ben Stokes has been rewarded despite...

Drop Fletcher; Vengsarkar, Shastri can turn fortunes of India

Drop Fletcher; Vengsarkar, Shastri can turn fortunes of India

Rediff - 1d ago

Former India wicketkeeper Farokh Engineer wants Duncan Fletcher axed as the Indian team's chief coach, and the appointment of Ravi Shastri and Dilip Vengsarkar to...

Pataudi would have averaged 75 if he had both his eyes

Pataudi would have averaged 75 if he had both his eyes

Rediff - 1d ago

India batting great Rahul Dravid recalled meeting Tiger Pataudi in 1997 and revealed how he found there was no bitterness in him about the injury which left him...

Rahul Dravid delivers the Dilip Sardesai memorial lecture

Rahul Dravid delivers the Dilip Sardesai memorial lecture

Rediff - 1d ago

Former India skipper Rahul Dravid spoke at the Dilip Sardesai Memorial Lecture at the Cricket Club of India. Here is the full text of his speech.

Team India look serious contenders to defend their World Cup title

Team India look serious contenders to defend their World Cup title

Rediff - 1d ago

After what at one stage earlier this month looked like a vast game of musical chairs, reigning champions India ended up topping the world rankings when the five-month...

One-Day cricket is seriously struggling, says Dravid

One-Day cricket is seriously struggling, says Dravid

Rediff - 1d ago

Former India captain Rahul Dravid, on Friday, urged the cricket administrators to rethink their plans of One-day cricket, if they have to ensure the longevity of...

Kashmir flood leaves India cricketer Rasool stranded for 10 days

Kashmir flood leaves India cricketer Rasool stranded for 10 days

Rediff - 1d ago

'It was a helpless situation for me and my family. We were staying on the first floor as the ground floor was filled with flood water,' says Parveez Rasool, the...

Court dismisses BCCI's application, RCA mulls PIL

Court dismisses BCCI's application, RCA mulls PIL

Rediff - 1d ago

The Rajasthan Cricket Association on Wednesday received some sort of relief as the Jaipur City district judge dismissed the application filed by the Board of Control...

Penny, Dawes future to be decided at BCCI meeting next week

Penny, Dawes future to be decided at BCCI meeting next week

Rediff - 1d ago

The future of India's bowling coach Joe Dawes and fielding consultant Trevor Penny will be decided at the all-important Working Committee meeting of the Board of...

Adapting quickly will be key to India's success in Australia

Adapting quickly will be key to India's success in Australia

Rediff - 1d ago

Adjusting to the conditions and improvising quickly to challenging situations would be the key to India's success in what promises to be a tough tour Down Under...

Never term coaches as Indian or overseas: Bangar

Never term coaches as Indian or overseas: Bangar

Rediff - 1d ago

India's assistant cricket coach Sanjay Bangar feels competence, not nationality, should be the sole criteria while judging a coach and criticism should never be...