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newscricket13 days ago

India sending 26-man squad to Australia a good idea, states MSK Prasad

Former BCCI selection committee chief MSK Prasad has stated that India should send a 26-man squad when they tour Australia, starting October. The two teams will play a three-match Test series, starting October 11, followed by which they are scheduled to play four Tests, starting December 3.
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newscricket2 months ago

Wicketkeepers should strike the right balance between runs and keeping ability, remarks Parthiv Patel

Parthiv Patel has stated that modern-day wicketkeepers must focus to strike the right balance between scoring runs and improving their keeping ability in order to survive. He was also critical of former selector MSK Prasad for not giving keepers enough chances to showcase their talent.
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newscricket2 months ago

Disappointed with BCCI selection committee’s lack of communication, states Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina has expressed his disappointment regarding the lack of communication from the BCCI selection committee, previously led by MSK Prasad, while he clarified that he has nothing against the players. Raina has admitted that he received selection transparency from all his Indian captains. 
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newscricket3 months ago

Instead of playing as a finisher, MS Dhoni should bat at three or four, confesses MSK Prasad

MSK Prasad has suggested that instead of playing MS Dhoni as a finisher, the management should try the former skipper at top of the middle-order, preferably at three or four. He also reckoned that it would be a tough task for the 38-year-old to make a comeback given his age and fitness.
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newscricket3 months ago

Suresh Raina didn’t make a case for himself in domestic cricket, feels MSK Prasad

Former Chief selector MSK Prasad has stated that Suresh Raina never really scored a lot of runs in domestic cricket to make a case for himself for a sustained domestic cricket comeback. Prasad has further added that Raina’s accusation that selectors didn’t clarify the cause was not true at all.
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newscricket3 months ago

MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma have got different styles of leadership, feels MSK Prasad

MSK Prasad is of the opinion that the leaders of Indian cricket - MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli, and Rohit Sharma - have different styles of leading the side and are equally good at that. While he described Dhoni as a totally cool captain, he labelled Kohli as clear-headed and Rohit as an accommodative guy.
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newscricket3 months ago

Heartbreaking that Karun Nair did not get a second run in Test team, says MSK Prasad

Former Chief Selector MSK Prasad has opened up on the non-selection of Triple-Centurion Karun Nair and has stated that its heartbreaking for the Karnataka man to have not gotten a second run in the Test side. Post his triple ton, Nair batted in just four more innings for the country.
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newscricket5 months ago

Transition between MS Dhoni to Virat Kohli was successful, feels MSK Prasad

Former chairman of India's senior selection committee, MSK Prasad says that his selection team could take pride in the successful transition of Indian cricket from Mahendra Singh Dhoni to Virat Kohli. Another former cricketer Sunil Joshi is set to take over as the new chairman of selectors.
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newscricket5 months ago

Reports | Selectors' stance on MS Dhoni ‘unchanged’ before IPL 2020

The selectors have reportedly made it clear that IPL 2020 will still be MS Dhoni’s last chance to prove his form and fitness ahead of the WT20 in Australia later this year. While the former selection panel led by MSK Prasad made it clear, the Sunil Joshi panel are also set to not change that stance.
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newscricket5 months ago

Selection panel rules for overseas tour needs to be changed soon, asserts MSK Prasad

Former chairman, MSK Prasad, has said that the selection panel formation for overseas tours as per the new BCCI constitution must be changed soon as it prevents the national committee from doing its job. He is also not of the opinion that India have been poor on away tours during his tenure.
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