newscricket3 months ago

NZ vs IND | India should be aggressive in T20Is but also focus on condition and situations, states VVS Laxman

India’s head coach for the white-ball series against New Zealand VVS Laxman has said that the team should be aggressive in T20Is but must also take the conditions and situations into account. Laxman added there will be a spike in the requirement of specialists according to formats in the future.
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newscricket3 months ago

Report | Indian coaching staff rested for New Zealand tour, VVS Laxman to stand-in as head coach

According to a PTI report, VVS Laxman will be assigned the duties of head coach for team India once again when they travel to New Zealand for six white-ball games beginning November 18. Moreover, all the other chief coaches have been rested as well after India's exit from the World T20.
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newscricket5 months ago

Asia Cup 2022 | Rahul Dravid to be back before India versus Pakistan match after recovering from Covid-19

India head coach Rahul Dravid has been cleared to take charge of the team for their Asia Cup opener against Pakistan, to be played in Dubai on August 28. Dravid had tested positive for COVID-19 before India's departure to the UAE for the Asia Cup and VVS Laxman was supposed to work as a stand-in.
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newscricket5 months ago

Asia Cup 2022 | VVS Laxman continues as interim head coach, replaces COVID-stricken Rahul Dravid

VVS Laxman will get another go at the role of head coach for the Indian team in the upcoming Asia Cup after Rahul Dravid was confirmed to have encountered COVID-19. Laxman was appointed to the post on an interim basis on the recent tour of Zimbabwe as well, where he delivered a series victory.
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newscricket6 months ago

VVS Laxman and Daniel Vettori appointed player representatives by ICC

The International Council Committee has announced the appointment of former cricketers VVS Laxman and Daniel Vettori to the Cricket Committee as player representatives. They will be joined by West Indian Roger Harper, who will be serving as the second past player representative.
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newscricket7 months ago

IRE vs IND | Ireland’s fighting approach was commendable, lauds VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman, who worked as India's stand-in head coach in Rahul Dravid's absence, has heaped praise on Ireland after they fell just four runs short while chasing 226 in the 2nd T20I on Tuesday. Laxman, taking on Twitter, credited Irish batters for their valiant efforts and wished them good luck.
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newscricket8 months ago

Reports | VVS Laxman to be India’s head coach for Ireland series

As per a report by ESPNcricinfo, current head of the National Cricket Academy VVS Laxman will be the head coach for the bilateral series against Ireland. The report also stated that other NCA coaches Sairaj Bahutule, Sitanshu Kotak, and Manish Bali will be a part of the support staff for the tour.
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newscricket10 months ago

Reports | BCCI set to look for India Women’s team head coach as Ramesh Powar’s stint ends after World Cup

As per a report by PTI, the BCCI is set to look for India women’s team next head coach as Ramesh Powar’s stint has ended with India’s exit from the ongoing World Cup. The report further added that NCA head VVS Laxman will play a big role in formulating a model for long-term success of the team.
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newscricket11 months ago

‘Came 2-3 years late in the careers of icon players’, says Saba Karim on Tendulkar, Ganguly, Dravid, and Laxman’s struggles in IPL

While India’s greats Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Sourav Ganguly. and VVS Laxman had achieved everything in ODIs and Test cricket, their careers in T20s could never take off. Saba Karim believes that they would have benefitted if the Indian Premier League (IPL) had been formed earlier.
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newscricket11 months ago

WATCH | Sourav Ganguly, VVS Laxman, Virender Sehwag, Ishant Sharma lavish praise on Virat Kohli ahead of his 100th Test

The entire buzz around Indian cricket at present is regarding Virat Kohli’s 100th Test match at Mohali, where he is set to play against Sri Lanka. The likes of Sourav Ganguly, VVS Laxman, Virender Sehwag, Ishant Sharma and many others showered words of praise on Kohli ahead of his special feat.
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