There is no one closer to Pandya’s talent in Indian team: Sehwag

There is no one closer to Pandya’s talent in Indian team: Sehwag

NEW DELHI: All-rounder Hardik Pandya has talent unmatched by any other player in the Indian cricket team, says big-hitting former opener Virender Sehwag. According to Sehwag, Hardik is one that has become irreplaceable in recent times. Hardik has played a pivotal role in Mumbai Indians’ record fourth title triumph in the IPL recently, coming into […]

Afridi, Sehwag, and McCullum to be icons for T10 league

Afridi, Sehwag, and McCullum to be icons for T10 league

DUBAI: Former India opener Virender Sehwag has been named as one of the icons for the T10 League, world’s first Ten-Over league which is set to get underway on November 23. Apart from Sehwag, Pakistan’s Shahid Afridi and former New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum have also been named as the League icons of the second […]

Cricket needs to grow to be an Olympic sport: Sehwag

NEW DELHI: Former India opener Virender Sehwag feels cricket needs to be played in more countries if the game has to make its way into the Olympics. The International Cricket Council (ICC) comprises 105 members but only 12 are full members. The world governing body is pushing for the game’s inclusion in the 2024 Games. […]

Team management must brief Dhoni about his role in T20s: Sehwag

Team management must brief Dhoni about his role in T20s: Sehwag

NEW DELHI: Legendary opener Virender Sehwag has advised Mahendra Singh Dhoni to get going from ball one while chasing big totals and asked the Indian team management to brief the under-pressure player about his role in the T20 team. Even though he scored 49 off 37 balls in the second T20 International against New Zealand, […]

I always wanted to bat like Sehwag, says Gavaskar

I always wanted to bat like Sehwag, says Gavaskar

Pune: Batting legend Sunil Gavaskar said the current Indian team under Virat Kohli was “fulfilling my dreams”. “What Kohli and his boys have done is amazing. Such a run of Test wins is amazing. They are fulfilling my dreams,” said the Little Master. At a program to mark 40th anniversary of his book `Sunny Days’, […]