All posts tagged "Anil Kumble"

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    Describing cricketers in one photo – Part 3

    Welcome to the third edition of Cricketers in one photo. If haven’t read the first two editions you can read it: Describing cricketers in one photo – Part 1 Describing cricketers in one photo – Part 2...

    • Posted November 21, 2017
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  • Thiruvananthapuram: Indian skipper Virat Kohli celebrates after winning the third and final T20 International match against New Zealand at Greenfield International Stadium in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala on Nov 7, 2017. (Photo: Surjeet Yadav/IANS)
    I learnt leadership values from cricket – Microsoft CEO

    Gurugram: For Satya Nadella, the leadership values he learnt while playing cricket in India helped him compete vigorously in the face of uncertainty — putting the team first and bringing out the best in everybody — during...

    • Posted November 8, 2017
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  • Kolkata: Indian cricketer Harbhajan Singh at a Kolkata hotel on March 8, 2016. (Photo: Kuntal Chakrabarty/IANS)
    Most ODIs for India – Part 2

    Virat Kohli is playing his 200th ODI against New Zealand at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai. Find out the other players who played 200 or more ODIs for India. 9. Harbhajan Singh ”Every time I watch him, I...

    • Posted October 22, 2017
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  • Hyderabad: Indian captain Virat Kohli and coach Anil Kumble during a practice session ahead of the only test match against Bangladesh in Hyderabad on Feb 7, 2017. (Photo: IANS)
    Anil Kumble: The fighter

    12th May 2002, St. John’s, West Indies. It was the 4th Test match of the series between India and West Indies. The series was evenly poised at 1-1 and the winner of this match was destined to...

    • Posted October 17, 2017
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  • Former cricketer Anil Kumble who has been appointed as the new head coach of Indian cricket team. (File Photo: IANS)
    Anil Kumble: The match winner in selfless mould

    People often label Rahul Dravid as the most unselfish player to play for India. There is a misconception that he took the captaincy to fill the void. With all due to respect to the legend, he was...

    • Posted October 17, 2017
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  • VVS Laxman Cricketers made India proud
    15 Cricketers who made India Proud – Part 2

    India celebrates its 71st independence day. On this occasion, CrickGeek remember 15 cricketers who made India proud. VVS Laxman “If you get Dravid, great, If you get Sachin brilliant, If you get Laxman, it is a miracle”...

    • Posted August 15, 2017
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  • Jim Laker becomes the first bowler to pick 10 wickets in a Test innings

    On this day, Jim Laker became the first bowler to pick 10 wickets in a Test innings in 1956. It happened on the final day of fourth Test between England Australia at Manchester. Having conceded a lead...

    • Posted July 31, 2017
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  • Anil Kumble – A man deserves huge respect

    Indian cricket is famously known for its inexhaustible batting talents and has always blessed with the so-called breed ‘match-winners’ when it comes to batting. Sachin, Yuvraj, Sehwag, Dhoni and now Kohli are sitting pretty at the top...

    • Posted July 25, 2017
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  • Indian Cricket’s Unsung Heroes: Bowlers

    The 90s was the best time to watch cricket. I think most of you would agree with me on this. An era, when not just in India but also in other cricket playing nations, cricketers were treated...

    • Posted June 29, 2017
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  • Anil Kumble steps down as India coach

    Anil Kumble stepped down as India head coach as his one-year contract expires soon. India had an excellent run under him but his issues with India skipper Virat Kohli led to his downfall as per reports. Kumble...

    • Posted June 20, 2017
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