Early setbacks made him mentally tough, says Cheteshwar Pujara’s father | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: India batsman Cheteshwar Pujara’s mental toughness comes from the setbacks he got early in his life and the fact that he understood that only big, long knocks will matter if he has to make an impression from a small centre, says father Arvind Pujara. The 32-year-old Pujara played a key role in helping … Read more Early setbacks made him mentally tough, says Cheteshwar Pujara’s father | Cricket News – Times of India

IPL | Eoin Morgan to continue leading KKR

Kolkata Knight Riders CEO Venky Mysore expressed happiness over retaining almost the entire squad for the 2021 edition of the IPL. Mysore said Eoin Morgan would continue to lead the side and Dinesh Karthik would assist him. “We are really happy that we had the opportunity to retain our entire squad. Barring some fine-tuning, we … Read more IPL | Eoin Morgan to continue leading KKR

KKR’s India InvIT buys FRV Solar assets in AP

Mumbai: India Grid Trust (IndiGrid), the KKR-owned first Infrastructure Investment Trust (InvIT) in the Indian power sector, has acquired India portfolio of Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV), the Madrid-based developer, in a deal worth Rs.660 crore. India Grid Trust has signed a purchase agreement for acquisition of 100% in FRV Andhra Pradesh Solar Farm-I & FRV … Read more KKR’s India InvIT buys FRV Solar assets in AP

Tribunal rules in favour of Ganguly in Rs 1.5 crore tax demand case

Former Indian cricket team captain Sourav Ganguly has won again, this time against Kolkata goods and service tax (GST) authorities that had demanded service tax of Rs 1.5 crore from the cricketer on playing cricket, writing articles, anchoring and brand endorsements. The Kolkata bench of customs, excise and service tax appellate tribunal (CESTAT) has in … Read more Tribunal rules in favour of Ganguly in Rs 1.5 crore tax demand case

India vs Australia: India vs Australia: We’ve got plenty of moves to handle Aussie chin music, says Shubman Gill | Cricket News – Times of India

SYDNEY: Young Indian batsman Shubman Gill feels it can be “quite intimidating” to play cricket in Australia but asserted that his team will not back down when faced with either sledging or short-pitched deliveries during the four-Test series starting in Adelaide on December 17. In contention for the opener’s slot, Gill showed great technique and … Read more India vs Australia: India vs Australia: We’ve got plenty of moves to handle Aussie chin music, says Shubman Gill | Cricket News – Times of India

India vs Australia: Kuldeep Yadav Expects Spinners too to Play a Role in Pink-Ball Test

India left-arm spinner Kuldeep Yadav expects spinners to play a big role in the Test series in Australia, especially in the pink-ball first Test in Adelaide. As expected, the build up to the series has all been about the pace attacks of both sides but Kuldeep said spinners will be difficult to pick under lights … Read more India vs Australia: Kuldeep Yadav Expects Spinners too to Play a Role in Pink-Ball Test

Playing for West Indies Will Always Come First, Says Andre Russell

West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell has said that a combination of his poor form in the Indian Premier League (IPL), the mental weariness coming from spending long periods of time in a bio-bubble, and a hamstring injury forced him to pull out of the team’s recent tour of New Zealand. These factors led Russell to … Read more Playing for West Indies Will Always Come First, Says Andre Russell

shubman gill: KKR should make Shubman Gill the captain: Aakash Chopra | Cricket News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) should release the likes of Sunil Narine, Pat Cummins, Eoin Morgan and Dinesh Karthik while letting the 21-year-old batsman Shubman Gill take over as the captain, former India batsman Aakash Chopra said on Monday. “In my opinion, Kolkata Knight Riders should not retain too many players. I will take only … Read more shubman gill: KKR should make Shubman Gill the captain: Aakash Chopra | Cricket News – Times of India

Aakash Chopra Wants KKR to Name This Promising Batsman as Their Next Captain

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) should release the likes of Sunil Narine, Pat Cummins, Eoin Morgan and Dinesh Karthik while letting 21-year-old batsman Shubman Gill take over as the captain, former India batsman Aakash Chopra said on Monday. Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) should release the likes of Sunil Narine, Pat Cummins, Eoin Morgan and Dinesh Karthik … Read more Aakash Chopra Wants KKR to Name This Promising Batsman as Their Next Captain

Aakash Chopra Unsure If Dinesh Karthik Wanted To Quit Captaincy Midway IPL 2020

Former India opener Aakash Chopra has questioned Kolkata Knight Riders” move to replace Dinesh Karthik with England skipper Eoin Morgan as the team ultimately failed to make it to the last-four in this year’s Indian Premier League. KKR replaced Karthik with World Cup-winning skipper after their mediocre performance which saw them win four of the … Read more Aakash Chopra Unsure If Dinesh Karthik Wanted To Quit Captaincy Midway IPL 2020