Anil Kumble

Anil Kumble and Ravi Bishnoi
‘Will try to pick his brain and learn more’ – Ravi Bishnoi eagerly awaits to spend time with Anil Kumble in IPL 2020

Bishnoi, who hails from Rajasthan, will be playing in the IPL this season as a member of Kings XI Punjab who bought him for Rs 2 crore.

Anil Kumble and Narendra Modi
‘Honoured’ – Anil Kumble reacts after PM Narendra Modi cites his ‘broken jaw’ example to motivate students

One of the examples that Modi used was of the epic 376-run-partnership between Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman at the Eden Gardens against the Aussies.

Narendra Modi
Narendra Modi recalls Kumble’s bowling in West Indies, Laxman-Dravid’s partnership to motivate students

Modi was interacting with the students during his ‘Pariksha Pe Charcha’ at Delhi’s Talkatora Indoor Stadium

‘Selectors are there to actually drop you not select you’ – Anil Kumble

Anil Kumble also spoke on leadership and stressed on the importance of a captain having a core group of players who support him.

Anil Kumble
‘There are players who want to excel in Tests despite the attraction of T20s’ – Anil Kumble

Kumble also advised the young bunch to keep performing to the best of their abilities and not look to impress anybody.

Virat Kohli
Fake FB Wall: MS Dhoni skips new year party hosted by Virat Kohli

MS Dhoni opts to 'rest' instead of joining his teammates.

‘It’s all about how he performs in IPL’ – Anil Kumble opens up on MS Dhoni’s future with Team India

While Dhoni remained away from the sport, chief selector MSK Prasad stated that the selectors are moving on from the veteran wicketkeeper-batsman.

KL Rahul
Anil Kumble reveals the reason behind appointing KL Rahul as KXIP’s new captain

Kings XI ran through a disappointing season last season where they finished sixth in the points table with six wins and eight defeats.

KXIP picked up Sheldon Cottrell in desperation: Gautam Gambhir

KXIP splurged INR 8.50 crores for the left-arm Caribbean speedster.

Salman Khan, Irfan Pathan and Sudeep
Salman Khan and Sudeep name their favourite cricketers

Both the actors were present for the pre-match show on Star Sports ahead of the first ODI between India and West Indies.