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‘Do we wish somebody ill health’: Aakash Chopra reacts to trolls questioning him for wishing Shahid Afridi a speedy recovery

Aakash Chopra’s tweet saw him getting trolled on social media, and in a video uploaded on his Youtube page, the cricketer-turned-commentator explained why he wished good health to former Pakistan captain, Shahid Afridi.
File image of Aakash Chopra and Shahid Afridi.(HT Collage)
File image of Aakash Chopra and Shahid Afridi.(HT Collage)
Updated on Jun 17, 2020 01:24 PM IST
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‘Do you want to get in a fight,’ Former West Indies quick narrates encounter with racism

Tino Best revealed the extent of racism was such that it wasn’t just confined to players, but even umpires, who the fast bowler said, treated him and others indifferently.
Tino Best has 57 wickets from 25 Tests for West Indies.(Getty Images)
Tino Best has 57 wickets from 25 Tests for West Indies.(Getty Images)
Updated on Jun 12, 2020 09:17 PM IST
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Azhar was having lunch; Sachin was bowling: Harbhajan Singh recalls net session in Mohali where he was spotted

Harbhajan Singh recalled that he was nervous when he was first asked to come up and bowl in the nets during a Test match in Mohali. His performance was noticed by Mohammad Azharuddin and Sachin Tendulkar.
Harbhajan Singh celebrates a wicket(Twitter)
Harbhajan Singh celebrates a wicket(Twitter)
Updated on Jun 12, 2020 03:52 PM IST
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‘I was called a Paki,’ Former India cricketer explains his encounter with racism

Former India opener Aakash Chopra was subjected to racism while he was playing league cricket in England.
The Indian cricket team during the 2003-04 Border-Gavaskar Trophy(Getty Images)
The Indian cricket team during the 2003-04 Border-Gavaskar Trophy(Getty Images)
Updated on Jun 10, 2020 02:28 PM IST
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‘Knew my story could be different,’: Unmukt Chand on not attaining Virat Kohli-like success

Former India U-19 World Cup winning captain Unmukt Chand was pitted as the next Virat Kohli after his success in the 2012 U19 World Cup. But the right-hander never made it to the Indian side. Chand talks about how is journey was a different.
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Unmukt Chand(Getty Images)
Updated on Jun 08, 2020 08:47 AM IST
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Stop looking for conspiracy theories: Aakash Chopra responds to former Pakistan cricketers suggesting India lost ‘intentionally’ to England in World Cup

Speaking on his show AakashVani, the popular commentator explained the entire match situation and asked cricket fans to understand why India failed to beat England in that match.
Former cricketer and commentator Aakash Chopra.(Twitter)
Former cricketer and commentator Aakash Chopra.(Twitter)
Updated on Jun 05, 2020 03:28 PM IST
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Yuvraj called at night and said ‘I’m unwell, be prepared’: Suresh Raina recalls Test debut against Sri Lanka

Suresh Raina, who is now 33, said former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh had asked him to be ‘prepared’ as Yuvraj was down with an upset stomach.
Yuvraj Singh (L) of India is congratulated by team mate Suresh Raina(Getty Images)
Yuvraj Singh (L) of India is congratulated by team mate Suresh Raina(Getty Images)
Updated on May 31, 2020 05:24 PM IST
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Former cricketers feel ‘some ICC guidelines on resumption of cricket impractical, will need review’

Former India opener Chopra said it is still pre-mature to prepare a fixed set of guidelines for resumption of cricket as the situation is evolving “every day”.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) logo at the ICC headquarters in Dubai, October 31, 2010. REUTERS/Nikhil Monteiro/File Photo(REUTERS)
The International Cricket Council (ICC) logo at the ICC headquarters in Dubai, October 31, 2010. REUTERS/Nikhil Monteiro/File Photo(REUTERS)
Updated on May 25, 2020 06:54 PM IST
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‘People abused me, they abused my kids,’ Aakash Chopra reveals public reaction on omitting MS Dhoni from his squad

Chopra received faced flak from fans on social media and explained how his comments section was filled with abusive and filthy language.
MS Dhoni walks back after being dismissed during India’s World Cup final last year.(Getty Images)
MS Dhoni walks back after being dismissed during India’s World Cup final last year.(Getty Images)
Updated on May 21, 2020 06:46 PM IST
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‘Wanted to be a batsman, had same coach’: Former India pacer reveals why he was dubbed ‘next Sachin Tendulkar’

Former India fast bowler Ajit Agarkar was once touted to be the “next Sachin Tendulkar”. In an interview to Aakash Chopra, he reveals why.
Sachin Tendulkar with Ajit Agarkar.(Instagram)
Sachin Tendulkar with Ajit Agarkar.(Instagram)
Updated on May 17, 2020 12:10 PM IST
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Too many changes in Indian team in last two years: Ashish Nehra

Nehra also said that the current Indian team is nowhere close to the all conquering Australian side of the first decade of the 2000s.
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File image of Indian Cricket Team.(PTI)
Updated on May 08, 2020 08:03 AM IST
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Getting shoe stitched during first Test and bowling with stones at railway station, Ashish Nehra gets nostalgic during chat with Aakash Chopra

Aakash Chopra started by asking Ashish Nehra about a brand of shoes that he used to have in those days, when buying good sports shoes were a luxury for young cricketers.
Ashish Nehra of India during at Vidarbh Cricket Association in Nagpur.(Hindustan Times)
Ashish Nehra of India during at Vidarbh Cricket Association in Nagpur.(Hindustan Times)
Updated on May 04, 2020 06:18 PM IST
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His graph went up & mine went down, but friendship is intact: Former India pacer on MS Dhoni

During his playing days, he developed a strong friendship with Mahendra Singh Dhoni and the two share a bond even now.
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File image of MS Dhoni(Twitter)
Updated on Apr 28, 2020 09:05 AM IST
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Legalising ball tampering: Saliva is must and vaseline is no replacement, feel Ashish Nehra, Harbhajan Singh

Former India pacer Ashish Nehra and spinner Harbhajan Singh feel that saliva’s use in shining the ball is a “must”. Ex-opener Aakash Chopra, while beng open to the idea, wants to know where one can draw the line.
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File image of Ashish Nehra.(PTI)
Updated on Apr 25, 2020 04:50 PM IST
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‘On what basis can he be selected’: Gautam Gambhir on MS Dhoni’s comeback chances

Speaking on Star Sports’ Cricket Connected chat show, the former left-handed batsman also named KL Rahul as the potential replacement for Dhoni going forward.
File image of Gautam Gambhir and MS Dhoni.(Getty images)
File image of Gautam Gambhir and MS Dhoni.(Getty images)
Updated on Apr 13, 2020 11:31 AM IST
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‘I feel he will no longer play for India unless...’ - Aakash Chopra on MS Dhoni future

Chopra added that Dhoni could still return to play for India if he receives a call from BCCI President Sourav Ganguly, or coach Ravi Shastri or skipper Virat Kohli, to help the team out in the upcoming T20 World Cup.
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File image of MS Dhoni.(Getty Images)
Updated on Apr 13, 2020 09:57 AM IST
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News updates from Hindustan Times: ICMR advises antibody testing in hot spots for faster diagnosis and all the latest news

Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
The Indian Council of Medical Research has advised antibody tests in areas that are emerging as hot spots of Covid-19(HT Photo)
The Indian Council of Medical Research has advised antibody tests in areas that are emerging as hot spots of Covid-19(HT Photo)
Updated on Apr 02, 2020 05:05 PM IST
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Aakash Chopra lists 5 cricketers who will suffer the most if IPL gets cancelled

India is currently on a 21-day lockdown and hosting a tournament in these circumstances would be difficult for the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).
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File photo of Rishabh Pant.(Action Images via Reuters)
Published on Apr 02, 2020 03:10 PM IST
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Creating records and breaking them: Virender Sehwag’s unique connection with March 29

Virender Sehwag was like a tornado, that hit cricket’s purists hard. Gifted with immaculate timing and supreme hand-eye co-ordination, Sehwag showed little respect and regard for textbook cricket and towards bowlers.
Virender Sehwag acknowledges the applause after scoring a triple century against Pakistan in Multan on March 29, 2004.(Twitter/ICC)
Virender Sehwag acknowledges the applause after scoring a triple century against Pakistan in Multan on March 29, 2004.(Twitter/ICC)
Updated on Mar 29, 2020 03:35 PM IST
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‘I’m not Sidhu, I can’t do that,’ Aakash Chopra reveals how he is different from other commentators

Chopra, who played 10 Tests for India, is one of the most recognizable voices in Hindi commentary and has a big fan following in the country.
Former cricketer and commentator Aakash Chopra.(Twitter)
Former cricketer and commentator Aakash Chopra.(Twitter)
Published on Mar 27, 2020 06:18 PM IST
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What will happen to MS Dhoni if IPL 2020 is cancelled? Aakash Chopra has his say

While the season is delayed for the time being, former India opener Aakash Chopra believes that Dhoni does not need the IPL to make his international comeback as he knows what he is doing.
MS Dhoni in action during a training session.(PTI)
MS Dhoni in action during a training session.(PTI)
Updated on Mar 18, 2020 08:55 AM IST
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Twitter user mocks Indian team after final loss, Aakash Chopra shuts him down with befitting reply

Openers Alyssa Healy and Beth Mooney put on a century stand for the first wicket and they powered Australia to 184. The Indian chase never got going as they were bundled out for 99.
Harmanpreet Kaur of India leaves the field after being dismissed during the Women's T20 World Cup final(REUTERS)
Harmanpreet Kaur of India leaves the field after being dismissed during the Women's T20 World Cup final(REUTERS)
Updated on Mar 09, 2020 09:18 AM IST
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India vs New Zealand: Aakash Chopra narrates story of how Sachin Tendulkar helped Virat Kohli

Ind vs NZ: Kohli marched on to register his 58th ODI half-century, but was then immediately dismissed by a beautiful googly by Ish Sodhi.
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Virat Kohli of India(Getty Images)
Updated on Feb 06, 2020 09:57 AM IST
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India vs Australia: Should KL Rahul be a long term keeping option? Experts don’t think so

Rahul was just filling in for the injured Rishabh Pant in Rajkot but comparisons have already been drawn with the great Rahul Dravid, who batted in the middle-order and kept wickets in more than 70 ODIs for the team’s sake.
India's Navdeep Saini, left, and Lokesh Rahul celebrate the dismissal.(AP)
India's Navdeep Saini, left, and Lokesh Rahul celebrate the dismissal.(AP)
Updated on Jan 18, 2020 03:47 PM IST
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Why you chose Afridi: Aakash Chopra defends decision to pick Shahid Afridi as best T20I all-rounder of decade

In 99 T20Is, Afridi scored 1416 runs at an average of 17.92 and with a strike rate of 150. Also, he picked up 98 wickets at an average of 24.44 and with an economy rate of 6.63.
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File image of Shahid Afridi(IDI via Getty Images)
Updated on Jan 06, 2020 09:22 AM IST
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‘Indian jugaad’: Steam irons, hairdryers used to dry pitch in Guwahati, social media has field day

The showers lasted less than an hour, but only the bowlers’ run-ups and the square were protected by the covers and hence, the rest of the outfield had borne the brunt of the rain.
Indian captain Virat Kohli, second from right, inspects the pitch after the rain(AP)
Indian captain Virat Kohli, second from right, inspects the pitch after the rain(AP)
Updated on Jan 06, 2020 08:54 AM IST
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IPL 2020 Auction: Aakash Chopra names young talent to watch out for

In the Vijay Hazare Trophy, he enjoyed a strike rate above 100 and in the Deodhar Trophy, the 21-year-old played a game-changing 76 while batting alongside Axar Patel for India C against India B.
A file photo of Virat Singh.(Twitter)
A file photo of Virat Singh.(Twitter)
Updated on Dec 02, 2019 02:30 PM IST
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Without Kuldeep, Chahal, India need to show intent to score 220: Former India opener

Speaking about their exclusion, Indian captain Virat Kohli said that the side was now looking at increasing the depth of their batting owing to which this call was made.
File image of Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal(Getty Images)
File image of Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal(Getty Images)
Updated on Sep 16, 2019 02:56 PM IST
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‘Give a call to Dhoni’ - Former India opener’s suggestion to Tim Paine after DRS ‘nightmare’

“I’m getting it wrong,” Paine said at the day of Day 3 in the Oval Test. “I don’t know what else to say. We’re having a mare (nightmare). We’ve got it wrong.”
Tim Paine, MS Dhoni(HT Collage)
Tim Paine, MS Dhoni(HT Collage)
Published on Sep 15, 2019 04:23 PM IST
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ICC World Cup 2019: How to tackle Rabada and Tahir? Former India opener gives detailed gameplan

According to Aakash Chopra, South Africa captain Faf du Plessis will use his go-to man Rabada in four different spells and Indian batsmen need to be wary of his fuller length deliveries
South Africa's Kagiso Rabada (C) celebrates with teammates after taking the wicket of England's Joe Root for 51 runs during the 2019 Cricket World Cup group stage match between England and South Africa at The Oval in London on May 30, 2019. (Photo by Ian KINGTON / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE(AFP)
South Africa's Kagiso Rabada (C) celebrates with teammates after taking the wicket of England's Joe Root for 51 runs during the 2019 Cricket World Cup group stage match between England and South Africa at The Oval in London on May 30, 2019. (Photo by Ian KINGTON / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE(AFP)
Updated on Jun 05, 2019 02:08 PM IST
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