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“Spilt captaincy unlikely to work”- Aakash Chopra on Virat Kohli being the ODI captain and Rohit Sharma leading in T20Is

Aakash Chopra has opined that split captaincy is unlikely to work in Indian cricket as most of the players play all the 3 formats. This comes after the sudden announcement from Virat Kohli on Thursday, stating he is quitting the T20I captaincy after the World Cup. Would want to give...

“I personally feel the timing could have been better”- Aakash Chopra on Virat Kohli relinquishing his T20I captaincy

Aakash Chopra has said that Virat Kohli's announcement on Thursday that he is resigning from his T20I captaincy has come at a really wrong time. The Indian skipper will step down as the skipper of the shortest format after the T20I World Cup 2021. There were a lot of speculations...

Virat Kohli decides to step down as T20I captain post T20 World Cup 2021

Indian captain Virat Kohli on Thursday announced that he will step down as the skipper of India's T20I team after the T20 World Cup 2021. The 32-year-old however, will continue to lead the side in Tests and ODIs and will play as a batsman in T20 format. There were reports...

India’s world cup winning captain MS Dhoni turns 40, wishes pour in from many corners of cricketing fraternity

MS Dhoni, the former Indian captain is celebrating his birthday today and has turned 40. Coming from a humble background, Dhoni rose the ranks quickly and has etched his name in the annals of cricket with his achievement. Captain cool as he is called, also has put his home...

WTC Final: Aakash Chopra says “Don’t look at the captain” after yet another loss in an ICC tournament Final

Aakash Chopra has said that the inability of the Indian team to win an ICC tournament has nothing to do with Virat Kohli's captaincy. Instead, he blamed it on the big players who did not quite step up in the knockouts. India lost yet another final of an ICC tournament...

SL vs Ind 2021: Shikhar Dhawan says he is “humbled” after being named the Indian captain for the Lankan tour

India's veteran opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan was named the captain of the Indian team for their upcoming tour of Sri Lanka. This will be the first time Dhawan will lead the men in blue in any format of the game. BCCI on Thursday announced a 20-member squad for the tour...

Devdutt Padikkal registers his 4th successive List-A ton in the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021, joins 3 other players in doing so

Karnataka and Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman Devdutt Padikkal slammed his 4th consecutive List A ton(includes both ODI and domestic) in the Quarter-Finals match against Kerela in the ongoing Vijay Hazare Trophy, India's premier domestic List-A tournament. The 20-year old had been in a stunning form throughout this season starting from...

Aus vs Ind 2020: Really admirable the way in which Jinks lead the side but can’t get into comparisons-Cheteshwar Pujara

India's Test batting mainstay Cheteshwar Pujara has refused to draw comparisons in terms of captaincy between Ajinkya Rahane and Virat Kohli after the former led Team India to a historic 2-1 series win in Australia less than 10 days ago. This comes in response to many in the Media who...

Fans delighted after Rohit Sharma congratulated Virat Kohli for his “Great Achievement” of winning top 2 ICC awards

Indian skipper, Virat Kohli is arguably the best modern-era batsman. His record-breaking spree in this decade earned him top 2 ICC awards on 28th December,2020. The 'Run-machine' of World cricket was honoured with Sir Garfield Sobers Award for ICC Male Cricketer of the Decade and the ICC Men’s ODI...

Sanjay Manjrekar rewinds to the time when MS Dhoni heavily backed Virat Kohli during 2011-12 Australia tour

The legend of World cricket - MS Dhoni has several on-field accolades to his name but his contribution towards the Indian cricket off the field is even more appreciable at the same time. The former Indian captain played a huge hand in shaping the careers of today's cricketing wonders...