03 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Dropping a bombshell, Sachin Tendulkar has disclosed that the then India coach Greg Chappell had made a "shocking" suggestion to him to take over India's captaincy from Rahul Dravid months before the 2007 World Cup in West Indies.
08 Jan 2015
Sydney: Criticised for failing in his debut Test in Melbourne, young Indian batsman Lokesh Rahul was relieved to score his maiden century in his second game to help India stay afloat on the third day of the fourth and final cricket Test against Australia, here on Thursday.
05 Nov 2014
Mumbai: The Multan declaration that snuffed out Sachin Tendulkar's double century in the 2004 Test match had triggered stories of serious differences between skipper Rahul Dravid and the batting maestro, but the two laughed it off on Wednesday as any honest difference in the dressing room.
06 Nov 2014
Bangalore: Former captain Rahul Dravid on Thursday said India are one of the strong contenders for the 2015 World Cup to be played in Australia and New Zealand as the team has the "advantage of playing five bowlers" in a match.
28 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Batting on a different wicket as member of Target Olympic Podium, a scheme initiated by the Ministry of Sports to increase India's medal count at various international events, the Karnataka batsman who came to be known as The Wall for his batting resilience, said: "Sport is sport and performance at elite level is performance at elite level. There is a lot that cricket can learn from performances of other athletes.
03 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Sourav Ganguly on Monday disclosed that Rahul Dravid was aware of what Greg Chappell was up to during his stint as India coach but he "could not control" the Australian.
12 Oct 2014
London: Maverick England batsman Kevin Pietersen struggled to get along with coaches of his own team most of his playing career and his quest for a “genuine guru” ended in faraway India where, he says, former captain Rahul Dravid made a lasting impact on his technique.
27 Dec 2014
Melbourne: His cricketing future may be under cloud of doubt after his latest hamstring injury but a dapper Michael Clarke was impressive in his 'debut' as a media pundit for the 'Channel 9' network during the third cricket Test that got underway.
04 Nov 2014
Hyderabad: Coming out strongly in support of Sachin Tendulkar in his criticism of Greg Chappell, former India cricketer VVS Laxman on Tuesday said the dressing room atmosphere during the Aussie's two-year tenure as national team coach was the "worst".
07 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Actor Rahul Bhat, who made his small screen debut with the popular TV series 'Heena' in 1998, says he likes to produce TV shows but is not interested in acting in it. After 'Heena', Rahul went on to produce shows like 'Tum Dena Saath Mera', 'Chhu Kar Mere Mann Ko' and 'Meri Doli Tere Angana', but never thought of acting in them even once.