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Erapalli Prasanna, the off-spinner non-pareil who played international cricket on his own terms
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Erapalli Prasanna, the off-spinner non-pareil who played international cricket on his own terms

Erapalli Prasanna played international cricket on his own terms. That’s hardly surprising, because he has lived his entire life on his own terms, too.

Mike Gatting goes down memory lane in lauding Bishan Singh Bedi's guile with a smile in celebration of India's famed spin quartet
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Mike Gatting goes down memory lane in lauding Bishan Singh Bedi's guile with a smile in celebration of India's famed spin quartet

Bishan Singh Bedi, like he had many a batsmen before Mike Gatting, lured him to his doom with his enviable flight, but what stood out for the Englishman was that the left-arm spinner did it with a smile.

IPL 2019: R Ashwin's act of 'Mankading' Jos Buttler well within the rules of game, says Erapalli Prasanna
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IPL 2019: R Ashwin's act of 'Mankading' Jos Buttler well within the rules of game, says Erapalli Prasanna

Kings XI Punjab captain Ashwin ran out Rajasthan Royals opener, who was at the non-striker's end, on his delivery stride in an IPL match in Jaipur on Monday.

Ajit Wadekar passes away: Indian legend was man who made captaincy coveted and epitomised 'khadoos' attitude of Mumbai
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Ajit Wadekar passes away: Indian legend was man who made captaincy coveted and epitomised 'khadoos' attitude of Mumbai

If Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi brought princely demeanour to leadership in the swinging 60s, Ajit Wadekar added a dash of middle-class stubbornness during the heady days of early 70s.

BCCI acting-secretary Amitabh Chaudhary infuriated by GM Saba Karim for picking Kevin Pietersen to deliver Annual Pataudi Lecture
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BCCI acting-secretary Amitabh Chaudhary infuriated by GM Saba Karim for picking Kevin Pietersen to deliver Annual Pataudi Lecture

BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhary on Friday fired a fresh salvo after Kevin Pietersen was picked to deliver the Annual MAK Pataudi Memorial Lecture during its Awards function in Bengaluru on 12 June.

KL Rahul named Wisden India Almanack's 'Cricketer of the Year'; Shantha Rangaswamy, Erapalli Prasanna inducted in 'Hall of Fame'
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KL Rahul named Wisden India Almanack's 'Cricketer of the Year'; Shantha Rangaswamy, Erapalli Prasanna inducted in 'Hall of Fame'

KL Rahul is the 'Cricketer of the Year' in the sixth edition of Wisden India Almanack. Shantha Rangaswamy has been inducted into the Wisden India Hall of Fame

Ravi Shastri named India coach: Erapalli Prasanna 'disappointed' with CAC over drama around appointment
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Ravi Shastri named India coach: Erapalli Prasanna 'disappointed' with CAC over drama around appointment

"I am disappointed with the CAC. They are three legendary cricketers and they should have taken so long to name the coach, said Erapalli Prasanna.

Champions Trophy 2017: India's well-rounded attack makes them title favourites, says Erapalli Prasanna
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Champions Trophy 2017: India's well-rounded attack makes them title favourites, says Erapalli Prasanna

Spin great Erapalli Prasanna feels India's well-rounded attack make them favourite to defend the Champions Trophy they won four years ago.

Jayant Yadav's spin bowling is not suited for Test cricket, says former Indian spinner Erapalli Prasanna
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Jayant Yadav's spin bowling is not suited for Test cricket, says former Indian spinner Erapalli Prasanna

Prasanna felt young all-rounder Jayant Yadav's spin bowling is not cut out for Test cricket.

From Anil Kumble's Perfect 10 to VVS Laxman's eden magic: India's five memorable Test moments
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From Anil Kumble's Perfect 10 to VVS Laxman's eden magic: India's five memorable Test moments

We look back at some of the other most memorable encounters in the history of Indian Test match cricket

Make Kohli captain in all formats, Dhoni can continue as player: Erapalli Prasanna
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Make Kohli captain in all formats, Dhoni can continue as player: Erapalli Prasanna

Though it has already been announced that Dhoni will lead India in the World T20 in March-April, Prasanna wants the decision to be reassessed. India have lost their last three ODI series under Dhoni.

CSK and RR suspension: Players of suspended teams must play IPL, says Prasanna
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CSK and RR suspension: Players of suspended teams must play IPL, says Prasanna

Legendary spinner Erapalli Prasanna on Wednesday said the Indian Premier League (IPL) governing council needs to reorganise the tournament by addressing the twin concerns about finding slots for the players of the two banned franchises and ensuring the high profile tournament has at least eight teams.

Erapalli Prasanna, Ian Chappell and the joys of spin bowling
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Erapalli Prasanna, Ian Chappell and the joys of spin bowling

Over and over again what Chappell says is mirrored by Prasanna and what Prasanna says is mirrored by Chappell.

Using Jadeja as a strike bowler is disastrous, says Erapalli Prasanna
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Using Jadeja as a strike bowler is disastrous, says Erapalli Prasanna

Legendary off-spinner Erapalli Prasanna questioned India's logic behind ignoring Ravichandran Ashwin and termed team management's move to play Ravindra Jadeja as a strike bowler a "disastrous" one.

Cricket is not a gentleman's game anymore: Prasanna
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Cricket is not a gentleman's game anymore: Prasanna

Terming the BCCI's Emergent Working Committee meeting in Chennai a sham, former spin legend Erapalli Prasanna today said that money is ruling the sport now and it is no more a gentleman's game.

Sachin's retirement from ODIs a realistic decision: Prasanna
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Sachin's retirement from ODIs a realistic decision: Prasanna

Prasanna said Sachin has retired from ODIs possibly to focus on Test matches because he has not done well in the recent past.