newscricket2 days ago

There needs to be a thorough overhaul of DRS, claims Ian Chappell

Former Australian skipper Ian Chappell believes that there needs to be a thorough overhaul of the Decision Review System, while also suggesting that the control should be given to the umpires. He has also batted for the idea of using the exact same technology across all international matches played.
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newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Hope that Sri Lanka’s uprising will inspire other teams, writes Ian Chappell

Ian Chappell has hailed the victory of Sri Lanka over England in a low-scoring match as another example of why he does not prefer large totals but insists matches such as these can be equally thrilling. He went on to say that other teams taking inspiration from Sri Lank would open up the tournament.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Variety in India’s bowling attack makes them strong, says Ian Chappell

Ian Chappell has stated that the variety in India’s bowling attack makes them a strong side and it can also help them in favourable conditions. India has gone ahead with three pacers in their side along with two leg-spinners, add to that two fast-bowling all-rounders and a spin all-rounder.
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newscricket3 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | David Warner makes opposing bowlers and captains nervous, says Ian Chappell

Former Australia captain Ian Chappell has heaped praise on David Warner, claiming that the left-handed opener instills fear amongst opposition bowlers and captains. Chappell further added that he expects Steven Smith to bat at number three spot in the Australian batting line-up for the World Cup.
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newscricket5 months ago

India vs Australia | Ian Chappell backs Pat Cummins to take over captaincy if Aaron Finch is sacked

Ian Chappell believes that Pat Cummins is an “outstanding candidate” for the role of the Australian captain if the selectors decide to sack Aaron Finch from ODIs. The Aussie great has also added that Test cricket was probably the worst thing to have happened to Finch as he lost his confidence there.
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newscricket6 months ago

Virat Kohli is one of the most emotional captains I have seen, says Ian Chappell

Australian legend Ian Chappell has lavished praise on India’s Virat Kohli as he claimed the latter wears his heart on a sleeve as soon as he steps onto the pitch. Chappell further compared the case of Windies’ current skipper Jason Holder who was instrumental in the home series win against England.
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newscricket6 months ago

MS Dhoni is the best finisher in ODIs, asserts Ian Chappell

After India’s recent ODI series win against Australia, Ian Chappell has praised MS Dhoni by saying that no one has a nerve like him when it comes to finishing matches and he is the best in ODIs. He also mentioned that Virat Kohli’s batting in one-day games reminds him of Vivian Richards.
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newscricket6 months ago

India vs Australia | Not the best Indian batting side I’ve seen, says Ian Chappell

Ian Chappell has claimed that the Indian cricket team have fielded better batting line-ups in the past as compared to the current batting order under Ravi Shastri. However, Chappell has added that the current crop of fast bowlers is the best he has seen emerge from the Indian sub-continent.
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newscricket7 months ago

India vs Australia | Virat Kohli a champion player, says Ian Chappell

Ian Chappell has stated that no matter in which era one puts Virat Kohli, a champion in one era will be a champion in any other era too. The Australian cricket team is on the verge of losing it’s first home Test series against the Indian team and are already trailing the four-match series 1-2.
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newscricket8 months ago

Gary Cosier likens "genius" Virat Kohli to spirited Ian Chappell

Ex-Australia batsman Gary Cosier has claimed that Virat Kohli resembles the young and relentless former Aussie captain Ian Chappell. Cosier has further added that India are the clear favourites for the upcoming four-match Test series and believes Kohli will be the one to watch out for.
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