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‘You need separate teams’, Anil Kumble calls for different Indian teams in Test and white-ball cricket
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‘You need separate teams’, Anil Kumble calls for different Indian teams in Test and white-ball cricket

Anil Kumble suggested that teams need T20 specialists and that is what the England and Australian teams have shown.

After India’s T20 World Cup exit, Anil Kumble suggests BCCI allow young players to participate in foreign leagues
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After India’s T20 World Cup exit, Anil Kumble suggests BCCI allow young players to participate in foreign leagues

While the overseas players are welcomed in the IPL, the BCCI doesn't allow any active Indian cricketer to participate in these foreign leagues.

T20 World Cup: Team India needs batters who can bowl to find ideal balance, suggests Anil Kumble
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T20 World Cup: Team India needs batters who can bowl to find ideal balance, suggests Anil Kumble

Former India head coach Kumble also called for players to be given more clarity about their roles in the team.

‘I'd like to see Arshdeep Singh carry on, probably do what Zak did for India’: Anil Kumble
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‘I'd like to see Arshdeep Singh carry on, probably do what Zak did for India’: Anil Kumble

Anil Kumble has seen Arshdeep Singh from close quarters during his stint as Punjab Kings' head coach and is really impressed with the pacer's performance in recent times.

From Prabhas to Anil Kumble, celebrities shower love on Hombale Films' Kantara
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From Prabhas to Anil Kumble, celebrities shower love on Hombale Films' Kantara

After receiving great reviews from the masses for its Kannada version, the film is all set for its pan-India release on October 14.

Punjab Kings part ways with Anil Kumble, look for replacement: Reports
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Punjab Kings part ways with Anil Kumble, look for replacement: Reports

A new coach will be announced in meanwhile, according to the franchise officials after the board decided to do away with Anil Kumble.

Interview | Kumble wasn’t treated well and the entire saga could have been handled 100 times better: Ex-CoA chief Vinod Rai
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Interview | Kumble wasn’t treated well and the entire saga could have been handled 100 times better: Ex-CoA chief Vinod Rai

Vinod Rai, who was the head of the Committee of Administrators in the BCCI, talks about his new book on his innings in the cricket board and various issues that he dealt with during his 33-month tenure

Anil Kumble felt he was 'unfairly' treated: Former COA chief Vinod Rai writes in book
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Anil Kumble felt he was 'unfairly' treated: Former COA chief Vinod Rai writes in book

In his recently published book Not Just A Nightwatchman: My Innings with BCCI, Rai touched upon various issues that he dealt with during his 33-month tenure.

IPL 2022: Kolkata Knight Riders promise bold play against power-packed Punjab Kings
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IPL 2022: Kolkata Knight Riders promise bold play against power-packed Punjab Kings

Kolkata Knight Riders are expected to continue with their risk-taking approach despite mixed returns when they take on Punjab Kings in the Indian Premier League in Mumbai on Friday.

Used to bowl medium pace to be next Kapil Paaji, says R Ashwin
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Used to bowl medium pace to be next Kapil Paaji, says R Ashwin

Humbled to have crossed the legendary Kapil Dev's tally of 434 Test scalps, Ashwin revealed that he wanted to be a batter and used to bowl medium pace as a child to become the next 'Kapil Paaji'.

India vs Sri Lanka: Just another day in office for the Ashwin-Jadeja deadly combo
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India vs Sri Lanka: Just another day in office for the Ashwin-Jadeja deadly combo

With Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin, Indian cricket is once again experiencing a staggering era of dominant spin.

India vs Sri Lanka: Was not easy to get batters out, had to bowl tight for sustained period, says R Ashwin
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India vs Sri Lanka: Was not easy to get batters out, had to bowl tight for sustained period, says R Ashwin

Ashwin, who on Sunday became India's second most successful bowler in Test cricket, said it was not easy to get wickets in the first match against Sri Lanka and he had to bowl tight for sustained periods.

Virat Kohli’s 100th Test: From Tendulkar to Ishant, Indian players with 100 Test appearances and their records
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Virat Kohli’s 100th Test: From Tendulkar to Ishant, Indian players with 100 Test appearances and their records

As Virat Kohli gets set to appear in his 100th Test, we take a look at the Indian players who have played in 100 Tests or more and their records.

IPL Auction 2022: Punjab Kings head coach Anil Kumble says auction dynamics were 'different and challenging'
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IPL Auction 2022: Punjab Kings head coach Anil Kumble says auction dynamics were 'different and challenging'

England batter Livingstone fetched a staggering Rs 11.50 crore deal from Punjab Kings, who also roped in West Indies fast bowler Smith for Rs 6 crore on the second day of the IPL mega auction on Sunday.

On this day in 1999: Anil Kumble emulates Jim Laker to take all 10 wickets in an innings against Pakistan
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On this day in 1999: Anil Kumble emulates Jim Laker to take all 10 wickets in an innings against Pakistan

Anil Kumble achieved this feat in the second Test of the two-match series played against Pakistan at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium in Delhi in 1999.

Some in BCCI made an attempt to make sure I didn't get the job in 2017, reveals ex-India coach Ravi Shastri
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Some in BCCI made an attempt to make sure I didn't get the job in 2017, reveals ex-India coach Ravi Shastri

In June 2016, he was the front-runner for Team India’s head coach job, but eventually lost that to Anil Kumble, with Shastri terming the development as a ‘bolt out of the blue’.

Unassuming Ajaz Patel lives out a dream as exclusive Perfect Ten club welcomes its third member
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Unassuming Ajaz Patel lives out a dream as exclusive Perfect Ten club welcomes its third member

In the space of 47.5 memorable overs, Ajaz stormed the record books, making the world sit up and take notice with figures of 10 for 119 on Day 2 of the second Test against India, in the city of his birth

How Jim Laker and Anil Kumble got to bowling perfection before Ajaz Patel
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How Jim Laker and Anil Kumble got to bowling perfection before Ajaz Patel

Jim Laker, for England against Australia in 1956, and Anil Kumble, for India against Pakistan in 1999, were the only bowlers to have previously taken all 10 wickets in a Test innings before Ajaz Patel on Saturday.

Sourav Ganguly replaces Anil Kumble as ICC men's Cricket Committee chairman
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Sourav Ganguly replaces Anil Kumble as ICC men's Cricket Committee chairman

Ganguly will replace fellow Indian Anil Kumble, who stepped down after serving a maximum of three, three-year terms

Rahul Dravid formally applies for Indian men’s cricket team head coach position, says report
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Rahul Dravid formally applies for Indian men’s cricket team head coach position, says report

It is reliably learnt that Dravid is the first and only choice of BCCI president Sourav Ganguly and secretary Jay Shah.