newscricket15 days ago

Jasprit Bumrah's action is unique but is well within the rules of the game, says Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar has lashed out at people who criticised Jasprit Bumrah's following his brilliant show of bowling at the Caribbean. The 25-year-old, on Saturday, became only the third Indian bowler to pick up a hat-trick in Test cricket and put up a spectacle that was a sight for sore eyes.
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newscricket16 days ago

India getting extra runs due to Ishant Sharma putting a price on his wicket, says Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar has heaped praise on tailender Ishant Sharma for scoring his maident half century after more than a decade of making his Test debut. He praised him for batting with care and recognized his contribution in the first Test as well which had helped India to a stronger position.
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newscricket25 days ago

WI v IND | Stunned by R Ashwin’s exclusion from playing XI for 1st Test, says Sunil Gavaskar

Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar has revealed he was left stunned by the decision to exclude Ravichandran Ashwin from India's starting XI for the first Test in Antigua. Ashwin has now been left out for a fourth straight Test after missing the last three in Australia with an injury.
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newscricket25 days ago

VIDEO | Umpires shoo away uninstructed ground-staff before calling them back due to heavy downpour

It is always good to have proactive ground-staff at venues but if they happen to be extra proactive, it might work against the plans. In a funny sequence, the umpire sent the ground-staff back after they ran to cover the ground without any instruction before calling them back again within seconds.
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newscricketa month ago

I think Shreyas Iyer should bat at number four, claims Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar has backed India youngster Shreyas Iyer to secure the number four spot in the batting line-up after impressing against West Indies. Gavaskar has claimed that BCCI selectors must offer the Mumbai lad more opportunities with the Indian senior team in the coming months.
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newscricketa month ago

Speculations of rift between myself and Kapil Dev became unstoppable, says Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar has publicly spoken about his speculated rift with Kapil Dev in the past, stating that at one point of time the media reports became "unstoppable". He also drew comparison between his speculated rift with Dev to the ongoing speculated Virat Kohli - Rohit Sharma one.
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newscricket2 months ago

Imran Khan’s dream of beating India away made me postpone retirement, reveals Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar, in an interview, has put an end to the rumors regarding the story of his retirement by revealing what conspired between Imran Khan and him that made him retire after the series against Pakistan. He also reminisced about his cricketing days and discussed how the game has changed.
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newscricket2 months ago

India vs West Indies | Expect West Indies to give tough competition to India, believes Sir Vivian Richards

Sir Vivian Richards has stated that any contest between India and the West Indies have always been explosive action and he expects nothing different this time around as well. Sunil Gavaskar, in the same show, has added that he has nothing but respect for the Caribbean players ever since his debut.
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newscricket2 months ago

Sunil Gavaskar lashes out at selectors for inviting Virat Kohli to meeting before reappointment

Sunil Gavakar was very straightforward in his assessment of the power Virat Kohli enjoys and slammed the selectors for inviting him without reappointment. The former Indian skipper has also gone as far as calling the selection committee a lame duck and one that doesn’t have the idea of procedure.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC world Cup 2019 | Extremely disappointed with the BCCI for not giving tickets to Gundappa Vishwanath, says Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar has expressed his disappointment with the BCCI for not giving the final match tickets to Gundappa Vishwanath. The legendary cricketer also urged to the Board to invite the former greats like Kapil Dev and Yuvraj Singh among others to World Cup finals, to honour their contributions.
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