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Irfan Pathan wants farewell match for MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina featuring legends like Rahul Dravid
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Irfan Pathan wants farewell match for MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina featuring legends like Rahul Dravid

Pathan, who retired from all forms cricket in January this year, feels that it won't be a bad idea if he, along with the likes of Dhoni, Raina, Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir, VVS Laxman and Rahul Dravid play a 'Farewell Game' against the current Indian side.

MS Dhoni was always emotionally detached from results as captain, says VVS Laxman
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MS Dhoni was always emotionally detached from results as captain, says VVS Laxman

Laxman said the former wicket-keeper batsman has set an example for future generation of cricketers with his conduct and contribution to the game.

India did not have a team that could win 2019 Cricket World Cup, believes Aakash Chopra
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India did not have a team that could win 2019 Cricket World Cup, believes Aakash Chopra

Aakash Chopra said he believes that Virat Kohli-led team could not win the 2019 World Cup because India did not have a winning side.

Yuvraj Singh criticises BCCI for managing him in 'unprofessional' manner towards end of career
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Yuvraj Singh criticises BCCI for managing him in 'unprofessional' manner towards end of career

Yuvraj Singh has played 40 Tests and 304 ODIs for India. He has scored over 10,000 runs across the two formats of the game.

'Kolkata's Dada, India's pride', wishes pour in for Sourav Ganguly on his 48th birthday
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'Kolkata's Dada, India's pride', wishes pour in for Sourav Ganguly on his 48th birthday

In a career spanning 16 years, Ganguly made 11,363 runs in ODIs including 22 hundreds whole scoring 7212 runs in 113 Tests.

Former Supreme Court judge DK Jain to continue as BCCI ombudsman after receiving one-year contract extension
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Former Supreme Court judge DK Jain to continue as BCCI ombudsman after receiving one-year contract extension

Jain still has pending cases to close. He has not yet given his verdict on conflict of interest accusations against Mayank Parikh, a former liaison officer of the Indian cricket team.

India pacer Umesh Yadav reveals prospect of bowling to Rahul Dravid, VVS Laxman in Duleep Trophy 2008-09 terrified him
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India pacer Umesh Yadav reveals prospect of bowling to Rahul Dravid, VVS Laxman in Duleep Trophy 2008-09 terrified him

India fast bowler Umesh Yadav on Sunday revealed he was terrified when he got to know that he would be bowling to batting greats Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman in a domestic match early in his career.

VVS Laxman could not figure out Mohammad Asif's deliveries during India-Pakistan Karachi Test in 2006, recalls Shoaib Akhtar
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VVS Laxman could not figure out Mohammad Asif's deliveries during India-Pakistan Karachi Test in 2006, recalls Shoaib Akhtar

Pakistan legend Shoaib Akhtar has revealed as to why his teammate Mohammad Asif was able to rattle former Indian cricketer VVS Laxman in the 2006 Karachi Test between India and Pakistan.

Barry Richards says it will be tough for players to motivate themselves when they return after long break
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Barry Richards says it will be tough for players to motivate themselves when they return after long break

South African batting great Barry Richards feels it will be tough for the cricketers to motivate themselves when they return after the coronavirus-forced break but also warned them against "stepping too fast" to compensate for the lost time.

VVS Laxman praises spin legend Anil Kumble, calls him ‘giant in every sense’
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VVS Laxman praises spin legend Anil Kumble, calls him ‘giant in every sense’

Laxman recalled the 2002 Test match between India and the West Indies in Antigua during which Kumble bowled with vigour despite a broken jaw.

Staying grounded despite adulation Sachin Tendulkar received is hallmark of his greatness, says VVS Laxman
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Staying grounded despite adulation Sachin Tendulkar received is hallmark of his greatness, says VVS Laxman

Former India batsman VVS Laxman on Sunday heaped praise on his former teammate and legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar

Rohit Sharma's ability to deal with pressure situations makes him the most successful captain in IPL, says VVS Laxman
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Rohit Sharma's ability to deal with pressure situations makes him the most successful captain in IPL, says VVS Laxman

Rohit Sharma led Mumbai Indians to four title wins, one ahead of Chennai Super Kings' Mahendra Singh Dhoni, making him currently the most successful skipper in the history of IPL.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Anil Kumble, VVS Laxman optimistic of IPL happening this year, even without spectators
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Anil Kumble, VVS Laxman optimistic of IPL happening this year, even without spectators

It is not official yet but there is speculation that the BCCI wants to hold the IPL in the October window after the tournament was postponed indefinitely earlier this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Heist: From Laxman-Dravid's Eden miracle to Kenya's historic win over West Indies, a look at cricket's greatest jailbreaks
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The Heist: From Laxman-Dravid's Eden miracle to Kenya's historic win over West Indies, a look at cricket's greatest jailbreaks

As Part 4 of the lockdown gets underway, we at Firstpost, have compiled the greatest cricketing heists that are worth re-watching.

Sreesanth reveals how Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly helped him work on his weakness
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Sreesanth reveals how Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly helped him work on his weakness

In an interview to India Today, Sreesanth credited former Team India captain Sourav Ganguly and legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar for his improved bowling skills

RP Singh lauds MS Dhoni's unbiased opinions, decision making during 2008 selection controversy
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RP Singh lauds MS Dhoni's unbiased opinions, decision making during 2008 selection controversy

Looking back at that incident and his career of 14 Tests, 58 ODIs and 10 T20s, RP Singh said he had no hard feelings over his axing

BCCI yet to make decision over renewal of ombudsman DK Jain's contract after end of term in February
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BCCI yet to make decision over renewal of ombudsman DK Jain's contract after end of term in February

Justice Jain was appointed as Ombudsman cum Ethics Officer in February, 2019 and now it is up to the BCCI president Sourav Ganguly and secretary Jay Shah to offer him an extension.

My Favourite Match: When Rahul Dravid aced the 2003 Adelaide Test with defiant knocks
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My Favourite Match: When Rahul Dravid aced the 2003 Adelaide Test with defiant knocks

Staying true to his title ‘The Wall’, Rahul Dravid dominated screen time and shaped much of my conceptions about cricket as a young fanboy. And he continues to inspire many, not just through coaching, but also with his gentlemanly aura.

VVS Laxman guides Bengal batsmen with tips on cricket's mental aspects during first online session
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VVS Laxman guides Bengal batsmen with tips on cricket's mental aspects during first online session

During his two separate 45-minute sessions with Abhishek Raman and Kazi Junaid Saifi, Laxman also had in attendance Bengal coach Arun Lal, cricket operations manager Joydeep Mukherjee, and state U-23 coach Sourasish Lahiri.

My Favourite Match: When Sourav Ganguly and Co stopped the Aussie juggernaut and ushered in a new era in Indian cricket
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My Favourite Match: When Sourav Ganguly and Co stopped the Aussie juggernaut and ushered in a new era in Indian cricket

Sourav Ganguly had taken over the reins of Team India after the fallout of the match-fixing saga around a year prior to this match, but it was with this victory that he had finally announced himself as a leader, and ushered in a new era in Indian cricket.