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Watch: Dhawan celebrates b'day with Dravid, India teammates, Brian Lara reacts

Batting legend Brian Lara and ex-India cricketer Munaf Patel also extended their greetings on the comment section.

Shikhar Dhawan celebrates 37th birthday with Rahul Dravid and Team India(Screengrab)
Shikhar Dhawan celebrates 37th birthday with Rahul Dravid and Team India(Screengrab)
Published on Dec 06, 2022 11:05 AM IST

Sachin, Lara differ on Pakistan vs England T20 World Cup final prediction

Ahead of the T20 World Cup final at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday, cricket legends Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara gave their prediction for the match during their conversation at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit 2022

Sachin Tendulkar; Brian Lara
Sachin Tendulkar; Brian Lara
Updated on Nov 12, 2022 07:40 PM IST

'Sachin was a few miles ahead of me, I wanted to be at par with him': Brian Lara

HTLS 2022: Brian Lara was all praise for his friend, terming Sachin Tendulkar as ‘the most accomplished Indian batter against fast bowling’ he had ever seen.

Brian Lara at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit 2022(HT Photo)
Brian Lara at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit 2022(HT Photo)
Updated on Dec 07, 2022 04:33 PM IST

Brian Lara appointed head coach of IPL franchise Sunrisers Hyderabad

The Sunrisers Hyderabad confirmed the appointment of West Indies legend Brian Lara as their new head coach on Saturday.

Brian Lara during IPL 2022(IPL)
Brian Lara during IPL 2022(IPL)
Published on Sep 03, 2022 11:25 AM IST

Ashwin's 'only one player left from Lara's time' comment on Karthik is pure gem

After the India vs West Indies 1st T20I, Ashwin and Karthik interviewed each other and in the video shared by BCCI on Twitter, Ashwin lauded Karthik for making a comeback to the Indian T20I set-up after a long time.

India's Dinesh Karthik, left, celebrates with Ravichandran Ashwin during their partnership against Wes Indies in the first T20 cricket match at Brian Lara Cricket Academy in Tarouba, Trinidad and Tobago(AP)
India's Dinesh Karthik, left, celebrates with Ravichandran Ashwin during their partnership against Wes Indies in the first T20 cricket match at Brian Lara Cricket Academy in Tarouba, Trinidad and Tobago(AP)
Published on Jul 30, 2022 07:04 PM IST

Pandya posts picture with ‘favourite’ Lara, former SL star's comment is gold

India all-rounder Hardik Pandya met Brian Lara ahead of the side's first T20I against the West Indies in Tarouba.

Hardik Pandya; Brian Lara(Instagram)
Hardik Pandya; Brian Lara(Instagram)
Published on Jul 29, 2022 08:55 AM IST

CSK post Jadeja’s Instagram story with Brian Lara on Twitter with epic caption

IPL franchise CSK took to Twitter to share Ravindra Jadeja's Instagram story with Brian Lara and also gave it an epic caption.

Ravindra Jadeja poses for a photo with Brian Lara.(Twitter/@ChennaiIPL)
Ravindra Jadeja poses for a photo with Brian Lara.(Twitter/@ChennaiIPL)
Published on Jul 26, 2022 12:08 PM IST

Sam Northeast becomes 1st batter since Lara to score 400 in first-class innings

Glamorgan batter Sam Northeast scripted history during the game against Leicestershire on Saturday.

Sam Northeast; Brian Lara(Glamorgan/ICC)
Sam Northeast; Brian Lara(Glamorgan/ICC)
Published on Jul 23, 2022 06:20 PM IST

Watch: Brian Lara wins hearts with visit to Indian dressing room after 1st ODI

India and West Indies will remain in Trinidad, with two ODIs left at the Queen's Park Oval, and one T20I at the Brian Lara Stadium in Tarouba.

Brian Lara (L) with Shikhar Dhawan and Yuzvendra Chahal(Twitter/BCCI)
Brian Lara (L) with Shikhar Dhawan and Yuzvendra Chahal(Twitter/BCCI)
Published on Jul 23, 2022 03:51 PM IST

BCCI posts epic Rahul Dravid-Brian Lara reunion pic during WI vs IND 1st ODI

The BCCI's twitter handle shared a picture of Dravid and Lara standing together at the Queen's Park Oval in Port of Spain, Trinidad.

Brian Lara and Rahul Dravid(BCCI)
Brian Lara and Rahul Dravid(BCCI)
Published on Jul 23, 2022 02:10 PM IST

Spoke to Lara. He said 'How good is this guy?': SRH batter receives huge praise

IPL 2022: The 31-year-old uncapped Indian batter has scored 228 runs from eight innings at an average of 45.60 and former England spinner Graeme Swann has said that he is being viewed by none other than the great Brian Lara as a fine talent.

Brian Lara is highly impressed with SRH's 31-year-old batter. (IPL/SRH)
Brian Lara is highly impressed with SRH's 31-year-old batter. (IPL/SRH)
Published on Apr 28, 2022 09:02 AM IST

'He was not much of a wicket-taker': Lara makes massive statement on Rashid

Rashid was SRH's mainstay bowler during his stay at the franchise until 2021. He picked 93 wickets for the team in 76 innings at an economy rate of just 6.33 and strike rate of 19.5

Rashid Khan; Brian Lara
Rashid Khan; Brian Lara
Updated on Apr 25, 2022 11:16 AM IST

'I don't know why MI didn't go back to him': Lara on SRH youngster

IPL 2022: Sunrisers Hyderabad's Brian Lara heaped praise on the youngster after the side registered a 9-wicket win over RCB.

Brian Lara.(IPL)
Brian Lara.(IPL)
Published on Apr 24, 2022 02:13 PM IST

Lara compares Umran Malik with West Indies' veteran fast bowler

IPL 2022: West Indies great Brian Lara said that watching Umran Malik bowl reminds him of his own playing days.

Umran Malik; Brian Lara(IPL)
Umran Malik; Brian Lara(IPL)
Updated on Apr 24, 2022 09:10 AM IST

'Whenever he bats, you're on': Sachin in Donald's list of 3 greatest batters

South Africa great Allan Donald has listed the three best batters he's ever bowled to, a list which comprises India legend Sachin Tendulkar.

Allan Donald has called Sachin Tendulkar as the best technically-sound batter he's ever bowled to. (Getty Images)
Allan Donald has called Sachin Tendulkar as the best technically-sound batter he's ever bowled to. (Getty Images)
Updated on Apr 09, 2022 07:42 AM IST

West Indies legend Brian Lara gives his verdict on MCC destigmatizing ‘Mankad’

West Indies legend Brian Lara reignited the ‘spirit of the game’ debate as he gave his verdict on MCC destigmatizing the ‘Mankad’ mode of dismissal.

MCC's Brian Lara during nets.(Action Images)
MCC's Brian Lara during nets.(Action Images)
Published on Mar 19, 2022 05:45 PM IST

'Lara looked at me and said, 'Do you want to kill me?'': Akhtar recalls face-off

During his career, Shoaib Akhtar had several stand-offs against some of the best and mighty batters of his era, and the former Pakistan quick has revealed one such incident during a match against Brian Lara of West Indies.

Shoaib Akhtar's bouncer pinned Brian Lara during the 2004 Champions Trophy semifinal. (Getty)
Shoaib Akhtar's bouncer pinned Brian Lara during the 2004 Champions Trophy semifinal. (Getty)
Updated on Mar 17, 2022 02:48 PM IST

Babar Azam goes past Kohli, Bradman, Ponting, Lara to achieve big batting record

Pakistan captain Babar Azam scored a career-best 196 and left behind quite a few big legends such as Don Bradman, Virat Kohli, Ricky Ponting and Jacques Kallis in an elite list of batters.

Pakistan captain Babar Azam scored 196. (PCB)
Pakistan captain Babar Azam scored 196. (PCB)
Updated on Mar 16, 2022 06:54 PM IST

Wasim, Waqar pick between Tendulkar and Lara; reveals whose 'mind they'd read'

The 1990s, or even today when that era is mentioned is dominated with one question – who was better, Sachin Tendulkar or Brian Lara? Well, Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis have revealed their pick.

Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis name their pick between Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara. (Getty Images)
Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis name their pick between Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara. (Getty Images)
Updated on Nov 19, 2021 12:33 PM IST

Lara stunned after Eng bowl WI out for lowest total by a full-member in T20 WC

Reacting to the reckless batting performance by the West Indies - they were bowled put for the lowest total by an ICC full-member nation in T20 World Cup - the legendary Brian Lara said he doesn't have words to describe the batting approach.

England's Moeen Ali, right, celebrates after taking the wicket of West Indies' Lendl Simmons caught by England's Liam Livingstone during the Cricket T20 World Cup match between England and the West Indies at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, in Dubai, UAE, Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021.(AP)
England's Moeen Ali, right, celebrates after taking the wicket of West Indies' Lendl Simmons caught by England's Liam Livingstone during the Cricket T20 World Cup match between England and the West Indies at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, in Dubai, UAE, Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021.(AP)
Published on Oct 23, 2021 09:07 PM IST

'He's an exceptional talent': Lara names player whose form is a concern for DC

As Delhi Capitals battle Kolkata Knight Riders in Qualifier 2 on Wednesday, Brian Lara names one player who DC would love to see back in form. 

Delhi Capitals would look to seal a second straight final berth. (DC/Website)
Delhi Capitals would look to seal a second straight final berth. (DC/Website)
Updated on Oct 13, 2021 09:20 AM IST

‘His IPL career was over then he got a call from Kohli. Can you imagine?’

IPL 2021: The fifty in Dubai was Maxwell's fourth of the season, and former West Indies captain Brian Lara feels a lot of the credit for the Australia batsman's change in fortunes goes to Kohli.

Brian Lara and Virat Kohli
Brian Lara and Virat Kohli
Updated on Sep 30, 2021 09:39 AM IST

‘He’s just devastating. That's what India wants from him': Lara on MI big hitter

Terming him one of the devastating players going around, Lara said Hardik's return to form augurs well for India ahead of the T20 World Cup, which is slated to begin a couple of days after the IPL final.

Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya of Mumbai Indians(PTI)
Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya of Mumbai Indians(PTI)
Published on Sep 29, 2021 10:25 AM IST

Brian Lara claims CSK have 'couple of weak areas' in IPL 2021

CSK have ticked all boxes in IPL 2021, but Brian Lara feels MS Dhoni's team is dealing with a couple of issues that opposition teams need could target.

Brian Lara has suggested teams to target Chennai Super Kings' ‘weakness’. (Getty/IPL Twitter)
Brian Lara has suggested teams to target Chennai Super Kings' ‘weakness’. (Getty/IPL Twitter)
Published on Sep 27, 2021 02:39 PM IST

IPL 2021: Brian Lara explains how MI allowed CSK to get back into the match

Lara was surprised with the way CSK turned the game upside down. He explained what led Dhoni & Co get back into the game even after going through a massive batting collapse in the beginning.

Brian Lara expresses his views on Kieron Pollard captaincy(HT Collage)
Brian Lara expresses his views on Kieron Pollard captaincy(HT Collage)
Updated on Sep 20, 2021 12:15 PM IST

'Don't think they'll have the same dominance': Lara's pick for CSK vs MI clash

Ahead of the blockbuster MI vs CSK game, Brian Lara picked his favourite to win the contest as the IPL 2021 returns to the UAE.

Rohit Sharma and MS Dhoni. (Twitter)
Rohit Sharma and MS Dhoni. (Twitter)
Updated on Sep 19, 2021 06:25 PM IST

'More beneficial to team': Lara on why Pujara should 'try to create more shots'

Though Pujara has a career strike rate of 44.32 after 88 Test matches, it's his scoring rate over the past year that has come under scrutiny

Cheteshwar Pujara and Brian Lara.(File)
Cheteshwar Pujara and Brian Lara.(File)
Updated on Aug 26, 2021 01:26 PM IST

Sangakkara prevailed in all conditions, against all attacks: Brian Lara

Sangakkara was inducted into the ICC Hall of Fame earlier this month. Alongside him, India great Vinoo Mankad was also inducted into the Hall of Fame.

Former cricketers Brian Lara (L) and Kumara Sangakkara (R)(HT Collage)
Former cricketers Brian Lara (L) and Kumara Sangakkara (R)(HT Collage)
Published on Jun 22, 2021 01:56 PM IST

Lee picks Sachin, Lara as his favourite Test batters from his time, explains why

Both Sachin and Lara, in their memorable careers, scripted numerous records that are yet to be broken. To this day, Lara holds the record of being the only player to score 400 in a Test match.

Brett Lee picks Brian Lara and Sachin Tendulkar.(File)
Brett Lee picks Brian Lara and Sachin Tendulkar.(File)
Updated on Jun 06, 2021 09:21 AM IST

Beating teams like Punjab Kings must become part of Capitals' daily diet: Lara

IPL 2021: Brian Lara weighed in on the Delhi Capitals’ chances, saying the team needs to understand that they are well-placed to win their maiden title.

Brian Lara expects Delhi Capitals to be even more ruthless. (Getty Images)
Brian Lara expects Delhi Capitals to be even more ruthless. (Getty Images)
Published on May 02, 2021 06:28 PM IST
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