newscricket1 month ago

BCCI appoint All-India Senior Men Selection Committee, Chetan Sharma recommended for role of chairman

In a recent development, BCCI have announced the members of the All-India Senior Selection Committee on Saturday after shortlisting around 600 applications. Also, Chetan Sharma has been recommended to chair the selection committee which also includes the names of Shiv Sundar Das and Salil Ankola.
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newscricket2 months ago

Reports | Venkatesh Prasad strong contender to be chief national selector

According to a report published by TOI, Venkatesh Prasad is the front-runner for the selectors’ post and is also likely to be appointed as the national chief selector. The report further reveals that Prasad’s vast experience of 33 Tests and 161 ODIs during his career strengthens his case.
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newscricket3 months ago

Reports | BCCI expected to introduce split captaincy after sacking selection committee

According to a report by PTI, the BCCI, who sacked the Chetan Sharma-led committee of selectors with immediate effect on Friday, will appoint different captains across three formats. The board has already invited fresh applications for the vacant post, with the deadline set at November 28.
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newscricket1 year ago

Ranji Trophy 2021-22 | Cheteshwar Pujara scores 91 after getting dropped for Sri Lanka series

India batsman Cheteshwar Pujara scored 91 runs in the second innings of the Ranji Trophy match against Mumbai after getting dropped from the Indian Test squad for the Sri Lanka series. Pujara scored 91 runs from 83 balls studded with 16 boundaries and a six showing signs of form with the bat.
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newscricket1 year ago

You can ask Hardik Pandya why he is not playing Ranji Trophy, says Chetan Sharma

Chetan Sharma during an interview talked about India's all-rounder Hardik Pandya who has been out of action due to his fitness issues since the conclusion of the T20 World Cup which took place in UAE last year. The selector on being asked about Hardik said that it is important to support him.
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newscricket1 year ago

Urged Virat to continue as T20I captain for the sake of Indian cricket, reveals Chetan Sharma

Chetan Sharma has revealed that everyone in the meeting urged Virat Kohli to continue as T20I captain when he informed his decision to step down from the role. The statement has come after Kohli said that no one requested him not to resign from captaincy in a presser before South Africa series.
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newscricket2 years ago

IND vs ENG | Selectors to pick Indian squad for England series on January 19

The Chetan Sharma-led Indian selection committee will pick its first squad on Tuesday (January 19) over a zoom call where all selectors and Virat Kohli will be present. The focus will be on Jasprit Bumrah and R Ashwin and how to manage their workload after the duo sat out of Brisbane with injuries.
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newscricket2 years ago

BCCI announces All-India Senior Selection Committee appointments; Chetan Sharma named Chairman of selection committee

The BCCI on Thursday announced it's All-India Senior Selection Committee, with Chetan Sharma, Abey Kuruvilla and Debashish Mohanty being the three members recommended by the Cricket Advisory Committee. Alongside that, the committee also named Chetan as Chairman of the selection committee.
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newscricket2 years ago

Reports | Sourav Ganguly keen on hosting 2021 Ranji Trophy; KVP Rao sacked

On Thursday, ahead of the BCCI General meeting, reports have suggested that Sourav Ganguly is keen on hosting the Ranji Trophy for the 2021 season in the country. Alongside that news, reports also pointed out that BCCI have terminated the contract of KVP Rao before the start of the T20 season.
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newscricket2 years ago

Reports | Ajit Agarkar, Chetan Sharma, Maninder Singh and SS Das favourites to be picked as national selectors 

According to reports, former cricketers Ajit Agarkar, Chetan Sharma, Maninder Singh and SS Das are the front-runners to be picked in the 5-member selection committee. Agarkar is the most probable candidate to be chosen as the chairman of the committee, given his international experience. 
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