'He started comparing himself with MS Dhoni,' MSK Prasad reveals reason behind Rishabh Pant's downfall
Prasad revealed that the team management used to tell Pant on numerous occasions that Dhoni is an absolutely different personality but Pant too is phenomenal and has talent and that is why the management is backing him.
According to Prasad, it might be a good idea to have at least a 26-strong squad for the tour Down Under where both India and the 'A' team could be clubbed together for a month.
Former selection committee chairman MSK Prasad says poor domestic form cause of Suresh Raina's expulsion from India squad
Raina, who has appeared in 226 ODIs and 78 T20Is apart from 18 Tests, last played for India in July 2018 in England after which he was dropped for good
MS Dhoni debate and weight of expectations headline challenges in front of chairman of selectors Sunil Joshi
The immediate priority, though, will be the composition of the Twenty20 squad and, most crucially, how Joshi’s panel views the future of Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
The Sunil Joshi-led new selection panel must have a say in picking the playing XI and BCCI constitution should be amended to make it happen, former chief selector MSK Prasad suggested on Saturday.
Venkatesh Prasad, L Sivaramakrishnan among shortlisted candidates for BCCI selection committee posts
The BCCI's Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) on Tuesday short-listed five candidates, including former India pacer Venkatesh Prasad, for interviews to pick two national selectors.
The BCCI's Cricket Advisory Committee will finally get down to the work of picking two national selectors at its first meeting on Tuesday.
'We have received a list of 44 applicants and we should have the two selectors appointed by the end of New Zealand tour,' said Madan Lal
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly says appointment of new selectors will be finalised by end of February
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President Sourav Ganguly on Monday said the two replacements in the selection panel will be picked by the end of this month.
The CAC's immediate task will be to pick replacements for outgoing selectors MSK Prasad and Gagan Khoda.
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly says new selection committee will pick India squad for ODI series against South Africa
Sourav Ganguly also informed that while Madan Lal and Sulakshana Naik are the members of the Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC), Gautam Gambhir is being replaced as he can not hold any position being a Member of Parliament.
Former India leg-spinner Laxman Sivaramakrishnan has applied for a position in the national selection panel along with former off-spinner Rajesh Chauhan and left-handed batsman Amay Khurasiya.
BCCI invites applications for posts of national selectors, including replacements for MSK Prasad and Gagan Khoda
The BCCI on Saturday invited applications for the post of national selectors with only two slots to be filled in the senior panel vacated by incumbent chairman MSK Prasad and his colleague Gagan Khoda.
MS Dhoni dropped from BCCI central contract list: Is the legend's time up, or is IPL still a last gasp gateway for T20 World Cup?
After being dropped from the central contract, it indeed seems like Dhoni's days in international cricket are numbered. Retirement might surely be in his mind but does his silence mean that he is looking for one last hurrah at the T20 World Cup?
BCCI set to appoint former cricketers Madan Lal, Gautam Gambhir as Cricket Advisory Committee members
The BCCI is all set to appoint World Cup winning former India players Madan Lal and Gautam Gambhir as members of the Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) which will pick selection committees for the next four-year cycle starting 2020.
Shaw has been in sublime touch since returning from an eight-month doping ban last month. The youngster made a spectacular double hundred in Mumbai's Ranji Trophy-opener against Baroda
Rishabh Pant to work with specialist coach in attempt to improve wicket-keeping skills, says chief selector MSK Prasad
Not long ago, Pant had worked under former India keeper Kiran More, seeking to improve his glove-work
India pick fit-again Jasprit Bumrah, Shikhar Dhawan for limited-overs fixtures against Sri Lanka, Australia; Rohit Sharma rested for T20Is
Fit-again pacer Jasprit Bumrah returned to India's T20 and ODI squads for next month's home assignments against Sri Lanka and Australia, while top batsman Rohit Sharma was rested from the T20s in the squads announced in New Delhi on Monday.
Focus on Jasprit Bumrah's fitness status as selectors meet to pick squads for Sri Lanka T20I and Australia ODI series
Bumrah, who recently bowled at the India nets, is fit for competitive cricket and could be picked for either the T20 series against Sri Lanka beginning on 5 January or the ODI series against a full-strength Australian side starting on 14 January.
Ganguly said the CAC will be appointed only for one meeting to decide the selectors as the appointment of the men's head coach has already been done by the previous panel led by former captain Kapil Dev.