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21-Jun-2017 New Delhi

Partnership with captain Kohli was untenable : Anil Kumble

Acknowledging the rift with captain Virat Kohli, legendary leg-spinner Anil Kumble on Tuesday decided against continuing in his post as the head coach of the Indian cricket team.In a statement posted on his Twitter handle, Kumble said that the partnership with the...

14-Mar-2017 Ranchi

Anil Kumble says team won't curb aggression

India cricket head coach Anil Kumble on Tuesday said that his wards don't need to curb their aggression when they take on Australia in the third Test match here from Thursday.The second Test in Bengaluru witnessed many controversies with the on-field conduct...

24-Feb-2017 Pune

Anil Kumble defends team, calls it a bad day at office

India chief coach Anil Kumble defended his team after the hosts were bowled out for 105 in their first innings, resulting in Australia taking a commanding lead of 298 runs at stumps on the second day of the opening cricket Test here on Friday.In response to...

21-Feb-2017 Pune

Pacers Aniket, Nathu, Thampi on radar for future : Anil Kumble

Rajasthan pace duo of Aniket Choudhary and Nathu Singh and Kerala's Basil Thampi are on the radar as far as the future of the Indian cricket team is concerned, coach Anil Kumble said here on Tuesday."We have Aniket Choudhary, (Basil) Thampi, Nathu Singh as part...

07-Feb-2017 Hyderabad

No one gave me a chance of picking up 10 wickets : Anil Kumble

Reminiscing his 'Perfect Ten' against Pakistan on this very day 18 years ago, leg-spin legend and current India coach Anil Kumble on Tuesday said nobody gave him a chance to pick all the 10 wickets in an innings and he felt privileged to achieve the "rare" cricketing...

07-Feb-2017 Hyderabad

All-rounder Pandya is one for the future in Tests : Anil Kumble

India all-rounder Hardik Pandya is one for the future as far as Test cricket is concerned and that is why it is important to keep him "in the mix", head coach Anil Kumble stressed on Tuesday ahead of the one-off five-day engagement with Bangladesh starting...

06-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Anil Kumble satisfied with DRS, not worried about injuries

Ahead of the fourth Test, starting here from Thursday, India coach Anil Kumble on Tuesday said he is happy with the outcomes from the Decision Review System (DRS) so far in the ongoing series against England."It (DRS) has been really good, it has been an experiment...

19-Oct-2016 New Delhi

Anil Kumble backs Hardik Pandya to continue good form

With Hardik Pandya picking up the man of the match award in his One-Day International (ODI) debut during the first match against New Zealand, India coach Anil Kumble is confident that the all-rounder will bring in much needed balance to the team.Pandya returned...

28-Sep-2016 Kolkata

Strike rate is for bowlers, not batsmen : Anil Kumble

Indian cricket team coach Anil Kumble on Wednesday said batsmen should not be too worried about the strike rate as it is for bowlers."I know there is a lot of talk about strike rate after the advent of the T20. As far as I was concerned, when I was playing,...

28-Sep-2016 Kolkata

Anil Kumble backs Pujara, says he is vital cog in India's wheel

India coach and former captain Anil Kumble on Wednesday raised Cheteshwar Pujaras stock by stating that the top order batsman is a vital cog in the teams wheel."I don't think Pujara has ever breathed easily. But from team management perspective there is no...

26-Aug-2016 Lauderhill (Florida)

Looking forward to work with Dhoni, says Kumble on T20Is

Indian cricket team head coach Anil Kumble has said he is looking forward to working with limited-overs skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni when the side takes on the West Indies in the first game of the two-match Twenty20 International series starting here on Saturday.The...

04-Aug-2016 Kingston

Anil Kumble hails Windies' fighting spirit in saving second Test

India head coach Anil Kumble has hailed the West Indies team's fighting spirit in saving the second Test match, which ended in a draw at the Sabina Park here.Down and out for almost the entire four days, the hosts rode on all-rounder Roston Chase's resilient...

29-Jun-2016 Bengaluru

Shastri did wonderful job, coach's job not permanent: Anil Kumble

New Indian cricket team head coach Anil Kumble has no grudge against Ravi Shastri, his main competitor for the post and both are in good terms.Shastri was a bit bitter over the selection process and had complained that Sourav Ganguly, one of the three members...

29-Jun-2016 Bengaluru

Team is more important than individuals: Anil Kumble

Newly-appointed Indian cricket team head coach Anil Kumble said on Wednesday that the team is more important than individuals.Kumble's appointment was preceded by a lot of controversy. Former India team director Ravi Shastri -- reportedly the preferred choice of national...

24-Jun-2016 Kolkata

Giving the coach's interview was nerve wracking: Anil Kumble

Former leg-spinner Anil Kumble, who was appointed the India cricket team's head coach, said it was a nerve wracking experience giving the interview for the job before his former team-mates.Kumble was interviewed by the Board of Control for Cricket in India...

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