Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Sat 25 May 2024 Rohit Sharma among top five one-day openers of all time: Kris Srikkanth Former India opener Kris Srikkanth has stated that current Indian limited overs opener Rohit Sharma is undoubtedly among the top five opening batsmen of all time. Laxman, Srikkanth hit Clarke’s ‘sucking up to Kohli for IPL’ theory for a six Indian legend VVS Laxman is not too impressed with former Australian captain Michael Clarke’s claims that Australian cricketers ‘sucked up’ to India captain Virat Kohli and went soft on him as they wanted to protect their IPL contracts. Contradicting Clarke, Laxman stated that being nice does not guarantee any player a place in an IPL franchise, and that much more needs to be done to earn the big bucks. DDCA Presidency: Madan Lal gets backing of Kapil, Srikkanth Former India all-rounder, who is fighting for the presidency of Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA), has found the backing of his 1983 World Cup World Cup final heroes: 1983 The final of the World Cup is the biggest stage for any cricketer to leave his mark on the game. And as the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup is all set to get underway, we look back at star performers in World Cup finals over the years. Five wickets and a fifty in an ODI! Shahid Afridi’s spectacular performance against West Indies was only the sixteenth occasion in one-day internationals when a player has taken five wickets and scored a fifty in the same ODI. India Vs Pakistan: Great clashes in ODIs – Part I The Austral-Asia Cup final played between India and Pakistan on April 18, 1986 is undoubtedly the most memorable clash between the two sides, a match which went all the way to the wire. Here’s a recap of that riveting finale that remains fresh in memory even today. Hyderabad’s new IPL franchise team named as Sunrisers IPL 6 will see a new team by the name – Sunrisers Hyderabad. Owned by the Sun Network Television Company, the Sunrisers are the replacement of the terminated Deccan Chargers, the previous IPL franchise representing Hyderabad. Chief National Selector Kris Srikkanth asks Journalist to ‘Shut Up’ on Virender Sehwag question! Krishnamachari Srikkanth, India’s Chief National Selector has hit a controversy after announcing the Asia Cup 2012 Squad yesterday in Mumbai! The former dashing opener asked a television reporter to shut up when he was asked a question relating to Virender Sehwag’s fitness! Anil Kumble replacing Srikkanth as BCCI Chief Selector The legendary Indian all-rounder, Kapil Dev, wants to see the recently retired leg-spinner, Anil Kumble, replacing K. Srikkanth as the BCCI Chief Selector.