Vengsarkar slammed Ganguly for speaking on behalf of the BCCI … His ability to switch gears as per the team’s requirements will definitely place him as a hot contender for the wicketkeeper-batsman slot for Team India in both T20s & ODIs in times to come.”. New Delhi: A mandatory 14-day quarantine period in Adelaide before the start of India's marquee Test series against Australia might prompt the BCCI to send a jumbo squad much like the West Indies and Pakistan in England, feels former chairman of selectors MSK Prasad. The convenor is the Secretary, BCCI for the senior selection team and Jr. Secretary for junior selection team. 'He is raring to go': Former BCCI chief selector backs MS Dhoni's fitness for Team India comeback - The 13th edition of the IPL was supposed to act as a stepping stone for Dhoni to showcase his worth and forge his way back into the Indian squad for the upcoming T20 World Cup. Highlights. For latest cricket news and updates, subscribe to our Daily Newsletter. Sunil Joshi, the chief selector, will get this facility while his colleagues will fly economy class. The Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC), comprising Madan Lal, RP Singh, and Sulakshana Naik, also selected former pacer Harvinder Singh as a selection committee member, replacing Gagan Khoda. Topics: BCCI chief selector India tour of West Indies 2019 India vs West Indies 2019 MS Dhoni msk prasad rishabh pant Team India. BCCI chief selector MSK Prasad provides update on MS Dhoni's retirement plans dnawebdesk@gmail.com (DNA Web Desk) 14-12-2019. “We have picked the best guys for the job. (Express Photo) The Indian cricket board has decided that henceforth only the chief selectors of the senior and junior national teams will fly business class on domestic flights. Earlier, the CAC had shortlisted five candidates for interviews — Joshi, Harvinder, Venkatesh Prasad, Rajesh Chauhan, and L S Sivaramakrishnan — from a list of 40 applicants. There have been new developments as who will replace current BCCI chief selector MSK Prasad next | NewsBytes Prasad on Sunday insisted that the management wants to groom young wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant, who has been included in all … On the selection of Joshi, Lal said, “We liked his straight-forward attitude. Joshi played 15 Tests and 69 ODIs between 1996 and 2001 for India. (To download our E-paper please click here. Laxman Sivaramakrishnan, Venkatesh Prasad frontrunners to be BCCI's chief selector Former Indian cricket team spinner Sunil Joshi was named chairman of the national selection panel by the BCCI’s Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) and he will replace MSK Prased in that role. Harvinder, on the other hand, played in three Tests and 16 ODIs between 1998 and 2001. Cricket runs in his veins. The tour will see India and Australia playing out 3 ODIs followed by as many T20Is and 4 Tests. BCCI chief selector MSK Prasad identifies solution to India's number 4 dilemma. Former Spinner Sunil Joshi is the new BCCI Chief Selector and Harvinder Singh is the panel member, Joshi has now replaced MSK Prasad. “If he can keep wickets well and bat the same way he did in the IPL, he will be a welcome addition to the national squad,” he added. BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has confirmed that the apex Indian cricket board will name the successor former chief selector MSK Prasad by the end of this month Former Team India players including the likes of Ajit Agarkar, Laxman Sivaramakrishnan, Ameya Khurasia and Nayan Mongia are in fray to bag the top job One of the biggest name in the running is the former Indian spinner Laxman Sivaramakrishnan to take over as the next BCCI head selector. BCCI named a five-member selection committee headed by former wicketkeeper-batsman MSK Prasad and comprising two members with no Test experience. He faced constant criticisms of late especially after the confusion surrounding the number four batsman in … Sunil Joshi was named new chief selector of the Indian men's cricket team. The BCCI has officially discarded the zonal system, it is highly unlikely that two people from the same zone will be kept in the selection panel. Agarkar, with 26 Test caps and 191 ODIs, played for India under then captain Sourav Ganguly, now the BCCI chief. However, he amazed one and all including Vengsarkar by scoring a century against New Zealand while opening the innings. Cover drive is his favorite sight, and a ball meeting the middle of the bat is his favorite sound. Kuruvilla was in the junior selection panel from 2008-12 and headed it when India won the U-19 World Cup in 2012. National selector. BCCI's newly-appointed chief selector Sunil Joshi. Former BCCI chief selector MSK Prasad, however, has named IPL 2020 winner Ishan Kishan as a "hot contender" in the T20Is and ODIs. The CAC will review the candidates after a one-year period and make the recommendations to the BCCI, ” read a statement from BCCI Secretary Jay Shah as quoted by HT. From KL Rahul to Rishabh Pant and Sanju Samson, there are only few who can fill Dhoni's gloves. The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League ended with Mumbai Indians lifting the trophy for the record fifth time as they beat Delhi Capitals by 5 wickets on November 10. Speaking to TOI, Prasad said: “It’s really fantastic to see this pocket dynamite in action. Former BCCI chief selector MSK Prasad, however, has named IPL 2020 winner Ishan Kishan as a "hot contender" in the T20Is and ODIs. It is a consortium of state cricket associations and the state associations select their representatives who in turn elect the BCCI Chief. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is the governing body for cricket in India. Life After MS Dhoni, BCCI Chief Selector MSK Prasad Backs Young Rishabh Pant For All Three Formats. Sunil Joshi, the chief selector, will get this facility while his colleagues will fly economy class. Sunil Joshi, the chief selector is from the South Zone, whereas Harvinder Singh is representing the central zone. One vacant place was of the Chairman of the panel, which was earlier held by MSK Prasad, while the other one was of a panel member headed by Gagan Khoda. BCCI chief selector M.S.K. Posted On March 5, 2020 by Akshat Gaur. MSK Prasad served as the BCCI selection committee chairman from September 2016 to March this year. India.com Sports Desk | July 21, 2019 6:17 PM IST With the current head selector MSK Prasad’s raign soon coming to an end, there are a lot of reports claiming Sivaramakrishna being appointed as the next head selector after some backing from Tamil Nadu according to Mumbai Mirror reports. With that said, the selectors are now tasked with filling the wicket-keeping batsman slot, for which there are contenders aplenty. The committee recommended Mr. Sunil Joshi for the role of Chairman of the senior men’s selection committee. Published Nov 28, 2019, 3:53 pm IST. The publishers permit sharing of the paper's PDF on WhatsApp and other social media platforms. BCCI now allows only chief selectors to fly business class. The selection committee consists of 5 members and a convenor. Former chief selector and India captain Dilip Vengsarkar accused BCCI president Ganguly of wearing multiple hats. The right-handed batsman was designated to bat in the middle order in the tournament. The CAC will review the candidates after a one-year period and make the recommendations to the BCCI, ” read a statement from BCCI Secretary Jay Shah as quoted by HT. The 49-year-old took 41 wickets in Tests, and 69 in ODIs. BCCI Appoints Sunil Joshi As New Chief Selector, Replacing MSK Prasad, Adds Harvinder Singh Into Selection Committee The CAC, Comprising Madan Lal, RP Singh And Sulakshana Naik, Picked The Two Selectors With Joshi Replacing South Zone Representative MSK Prasad. Akshat is just another cricket fan who’s grown up watching the likes of Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid. His role has been taken over by former India spinner Sunil Joshi. recalled that he was impressed by Kohli’s performance during Emerging Players Tournament in Australia in 2008. Only the 5 members of the selection committee have voting rights on team selection. Batting at No. With the tournament concluded, the Indian contingent will not train for their upcoming tour of Australia for which they have already arrived in Sydney where the first ODI will take place on November 27. While Prasad and Gagan Khoda were appointed in 2015, Jatin Paranjpe, Sarandeep Singh and Devang Gandhi joined in 2016. The board was formed in December 1928 as a society, registered under the Tamil Nadu Societies Registration Act. The 42-year-old managed to grab four wickets in red-ball cricket and 24 scalps in white-ball cricket. In a recent development, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced the appointment of former India spinner Sunil Joshi as the chief selector of Indian men’s cricket team. Published Date: July 21, 2019 6:17 PM IST. Harvinder Singh will also be part of new senior selection committee. 4 and later opening the innings, shows his adaptability and temperament. On 21 September 2016 MSK Prasad was appointed as Chief National Selector of the Indian men's cricket team by BCCI in controversial circumstances in defiance of the then Supreme Court directions. Laxman Sivaramakrishnan set to replace MSK Prasad as new BCCI chief selector… He had a fantastic IPL. In the same year, he was named as the chief selector for Mumbai. The Board of Control for Cricket of India (BCCI) had recently invited applications for two vacant positions in the national selection panel. Now, the Indian board has found the replacement of Prasad in the form of legendary spinner Sunil Joshi. PTI. He is also experienced (having been part of the Bangladesh support staff)”. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Sourav Ganguly has indicated that the current chief national selector MSK Prasad’s tenure may have ended as he cannot ‘go beyond’ the tenure. Tags: bcci selectors, msk prasad, laxman sivaramakrishnan, bcci chief selector laxman sivaramakrishnan Location: India , Maharashtra , Mumbai (Bombay) Latest From Sports In August, India's most successful captain MS Dhoni called time on his retirement from the Indian national team. MSK Prasad was selected as BCCI chief selector on September 21, 2016. However, the restriction is lifted for any overseas travel in flights that takes more than seven hours. 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