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'Sad day for me': Shastri hails Kohli as ‘most aggressive & successful' captain

Under Virat Kohli, the Indian Test team rose to the top of the world rankings and also notched up its maiden series win in Australia in 2019.
Ravi Shastri and Virat Kohli (Twitter/RaviShastriOfc)
Ravi Shastri and Virat Kohli (Twitter/RaviShastriOfc)
Published on Jan 16, 2022 08:43 AM IST
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'A 100 of daring brilliance and class': Shastri brings back commentary vibes

  • Ravi Shastri gave fans a glimpse of what it would have been like had he called Rishabh Pant's century on Day 3 of the Cape Town Test against South Africa.
Ravi Shastri couldn't help but marvel at Rishabh Pant's knock. (ANI/Getty)
Ravi Shastri couldn't help but marvel at Rishabh Pant's knock. (ANI/Getty)
Published on Jan 14, 2022 07:11 AM IST
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'Ravi gave him a rocket': Gavaskar reveals how Shastri triggered Shami's revival

  • Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar narrated an interesting story about how Ravi Shastri played a huge role in Mohammed Shami's coming of age.
India's Mohammed Shami in action. 
India's Mohammed Shami in action. 
Published on Jan 13, 2022 07:08 AM IST
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'We didn't deserve to lose that game': Shastri reveals 'biggest disappointment'

  • Despite several highs, Shastri's tenure saw a few lows such as the disappointment of not being able to win an ICC trophy.
Ravi Shastri. (Getty)
Ravi Shastri. (Getty)
Updated on Jan 12, 2022 08:06 AM IST
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'I went to Virat and said 'this is guy' but he said no': Shastri recalls gamble

  • Ravi Shastri has revealed an interesting story from 2017 during his tenure as India head coach, where his backing of a star batter paid off despite resistance shown by captain Virat Kohli. 
Ravi Shastri and Virat Kohli. (Getty)
Ravi Shastri and Virat Kohli. (Getty)
Updated on Jan 10, 2022 01:38 PM IST
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'Went to the loo. Saw them talking': Shastri on Pant, Gill's chat in Gabba Test

  • Coach of the Indian team during the Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2021/21, Ravi Shastri recalled an interesting occurring during the tea interval on Day 5, which confirmed his belief that India were going to go for the jugular.
Ravi Shastri overheard Shubman Gill and Rishabh Pant's conversation and knew India were going to go for the target. (Getty Images)
Ravi Shastri overheard Shubman Gill and Rishabh Pant's conversation and knew India were going to go for the target. (Getty Images)
Published on Jan 01, 2022 09:00 AM IST
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'We were timid and it showed in our game': Shastri on India's T20 World Cup low

  • Former head coach Ravi Shastri recalled India's forgettable performance at the T20 World Cup, saying the team's 'timid and tentative' approach cost them the tournament.
Ravi Shastri recalled India's 2021 T20 World Cup campaign. (Getty Images)
Ravi Shastri recalled India's 2021 T20 World Cup campaign. (Getty Images)
Updated on Jan 01, 2022 07:07 AM IST
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Shastri wants ‘extremely important’ change in Team India's selection process

  • Former head coach Ravi Shastri wants “a very important” change in the selection process going forward.
Former India coach Ravi Shastri. (Action Images via Reuters)
Former India coach Ravi Shastri. (Action Images via Reuters)
Published on Dec 30, 2021 01:14 PM IST
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He had landed 3 days ago. I told him you will be playing: Shastri's 'big gamble'

  • Ravi Shastri, who witnessed some major ups during his tenure as India coach, revealed the ‘biggest gamble’ he took during his stint.  
Ravi Shastri made some bold calls during his coaching stint. (Getty)
Ravi Shastri made some bold calls during his coaching stint. (Getty)
Published on Dec 30, 2021 07:02 AM IST
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Ravi Shastri identifies Rohit Sharma's 'biggest challenge' in 2023

  • Former India head coach Ravi Shastri pointed out the biggest challenge for Rohit and the team management.
Ravi Shastri (L) points out the ‘biggest challenge’ for Rohit Sharma.(Getty/AP)
Ravi Shastri (L) points out the ‘biggest challenge’ for Rohit Sharma.(Getty/AP)
Updated on Dec 29, 2021 10:15 PM IST
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'Made Arun call him. Told him to be ready': Shastri recalls IND bowler's debut

  • The former India head coach specifically recalled how he was adamant on not making the fast bowler play his first Test in India, and insisted that he be 'unleashed' overseas.
Bharat Arun and Ravi Shastri. (Getty)
Bharat Arun and Ravi Shastri. (Getty)
Updated on Dec 29, 2021 09:15 AM IST
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If I can't get the best out of him, then I'm a failure: Shastri on India batter 

  • A proven performer in limited-overs cricket, Ravi Shastri revealed that he was fiercely determined to help an India star batter excel in Tests too, and as it turned out, both he and the batter were able to achieve the target.
Ravi Shastri, MS Dhoni, Rohit Sharma, and Virat Kohli seen chatting (TWITTER/BCCI)
Ravi Shastri, MS Dhoni, Rohit Sharma, and Virat Kohli seen chatting (TWITTER/BCCI)
Published on Dec 28, 2021 07:00 AM IST
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'It reminds me of Gavaskar & Kapil':  Shastri compares Kohli, Rohit's captaincy

  • Ravi Shastri said the duo have never been affected by all the off-field talks about their relation, saying that they are both “professionals”.
Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli. (Getty)
Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli. (Getty)
Published on Dec 27, 2021 02:39 PM IST
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He said 'I want to say something to the boys': Shastri on MSD's shock revelation

  • MS Dhoni does things that people least expect him to do. Be in giving Joginder Sharma the final over of the T20 World Cup final in 2007, or walking out to bat ahead of the in-form Yuvraj Singh in the 2011 World Cup final. Only MS knows what Dhoni does.
MS Dhoni and Ravi Shastri in 2014. (Getty)
MS Dhoni and Ravi Shastri in 2014. (Getty)
Updated on Dec 27, 2021 03:04 PM IST
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Sunil Gavaskar picks biggest highlight of Ravi Shastri's tenure as head coach

Ravi Shastri had joined India as their head coach in 2017 and his tenure ended with the team's forgettable T20 World Cup campaign in the UAE in October.
Ravi Shastri; Sunil Gavaskar
Ravi Shastri; Sunil Gavaskar
Updated on Dec 27, 2021 09:01 AM IST
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One of the great inspirational stories: Shastri on Himachal's Vijay Hazare win

Himachal Pradesh on Sunday stunned the mighty Tamil Nadu in the final of the Vijay Hazare Trophy.
Himachal Pradesh celebrate Vijay Hazare Trophy win(Twitter/@BCCIDomestic)
Himachal Pradesh celebrate Vijay Hazare Trophy win(Twitter/@BCCIDomestic)
Published on Dec 26, 2021 09:10 PM IST
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Ravi Shastri has his say on Virat Kohli's white-ball captaincy row

  • Kohli, who had earlier stepped down from the T20I captaincy role following India's T20 World Cup campaign in the UAE in October, was removed from the ODI captaincy as well one and a half hour before the team selection for the South Africa Test series.
Former India head coach Ravi Shastri with Virat Kohli(REUTERS)
Former India head coach Ravi Shastri with Virat Kohli(REUTERS)
Updated on Dec 26, 2021 07:23 PM IST
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'I was also there on the tour': Ex-selector reacts to Ashwin's ‘crushed' remarks

R Ashwin had said that Ravi Shastri's comments had left him "crushed" and he felt like "being thrown under the bus". 
Former India selector reacts to R Ashwin's ‘crushed’ remarks, says 'Ravi Shastri is right'(AP/File Photo)
Former India selector reacts to R Ashwin's ‘crushed’ remarks, says 'Ravi Shastri is right'(AP/File Photo)
Updated on Dec 26, 2021 12:06 PM IST
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Ravi Shastri names 2 contenders to captain Indian cricket in future

  • Shastri's comment came while talking about Rahul Dravid, who replaced him as the new India head coach, following the T20 World Cup campaign earlier in October.
India coach Ravi Shastri (Action Images via Reuters)
India coach Ravi Shastri (Action Images via Reuters)
Updated on Dec 25, 2021 02:49 PM IST
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Twitter blames Ravi Shastri for reigniting Kohli-Ganguly saga

  • Shastri opined that the situation could have been handled better “with good communication”, before saying that it is time for BCCI President Sourav Ganguly "to come and give his side of the story."
Sourav Ganguly; Ravi Shastri; Virat Kohli
Sourav Ganguly; Ravi Shastri; Virat Kohli
Published on Dec 24, 2021 08:25 PM IST
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'Virat has given his side of the story': Shastri on Kohli-Ganguly row

  • Shastri also opened up on his relationship with Kohli and heaped praise on the player's “hunger and self-confidence.”
Sourav Ganguly and Virat Kohli have provided contrasting takes on the same topic. (Getty)
Sourav Ganguly and Virat Kohli have provided contrasting takes on the same topic. (Getty)
Published on Dec 24, 2021 12:35 PM IST
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'When someone from your own team says things like that, it does hurt'

  • The former Pakistan captain has now opined on the issue, insisting that it does “hurt” a player when someone from their own team criticises them in public statements.
The former Pakistan captain opens up on Ravi Shastri's (L) remarks on Ashwin.(AP/PTI)
The former Pakistan captain opens up on Ravi Shastri's (L) remarks on Ashwin.(AP/PTI)
Updated on Dec 24, 2021 09:31 AM IST
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‘My job is not to butter’: Shastri responds to Ashwin's 'I was crushed' comment 

Ravi Shastri noted that his words actually helped Ashwin work on his fitness, citing the spinner's current form as the outcome of it.
Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravi Shastri (PTI)
Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravi Shastri (PTI)
Published on Dec 24, 2021 08:01 AM IST
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Shastri backs IND's ‘firepower & arsenal’ to match SA in ‘unconquered bastion’

  • India will look to seal their maiden Test series in South Africa as both the sides gear up for a three-match contest, starting from December 26 at the SuperSport Park, Centurion.
Former India coach Ravi Shastri  (Action Images via Reuters)
Former India coach Ravi Shastri  (Action Images via Reuters)
Updated on Dec 23, 2021 06:13 PM IST
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'Kohli, Shastri were controlling Indian cricket. MSD was called to keep balance'

  • A former India fast bowler has made a bold statement, claiming that MS Dhoni was roped in as mentor for T20 World Cup to ensure that Virat Kohli and Ravi Shastri did not have their way with the team.
MS Dhoni had reunited with the Indian team as its mentor during the T20 World Cup 2021. (Getty Images)
MS Dhoni had reunited with the Indian team as its mentor during the T20 World Cup 2021. (Getty Images)
Updated on Dec 23, 2021 07:21 PM IST
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Shastri seen stirring the pot in a new avatar, famous commentator shares teaser

  • Shastri has hinted a possible return to his second innings through a video on social media.
Ravi Shastri(Twitter grab)
Ravi Shastri(Twitter grab)
Published on Dec 20, 2021 06:55 PM IST
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Former selector reacts to Shastri's comment about having 3 keepers in WC squad

  • Ravi Shastri's explosive comments regarding the absence of Ambati Rayudu and Shreyas Iyer from India's 2019 World Cup squad and questioning the logic of having three wicketkeepers in MS Dhoni, Dinesh Karthik and Rishabh Pant has now gone down well with a former BCCI selector.
Former India head coach Ravi Shastri made big revelations during a recent interview. (Getty)
Former India head coach Ravi Shastri made big revelations during a recent interview. (Getty)
Published on Dec 13, 2021 07:40 PM IST
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Former India fielding coach reveals conversation between Chappell, Shastri

  • Sridhar was a core part of Ravi Shastri's coaching staff as the side achieved memorable feats in home and away tours.
Ravi Shastri (L) and Greg Chappell(AP/Getty)
Ravi Shastri (L) and Greg Chappell(AP/Getty)
Published on Dec 11, 2021 07:10 AM IST
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Ravi Shastri names two players he wanted for 2019 World Cup

  • Shastri, who ended his stint as India's head coach after the 2021 T20 World Cup, wasn't convinced of having three wicketkeepers in the team.
Team India's campaign in the 2019 World Cup ended in the semi-finals with a loss to New Zealand.(PTI/Getty)
Team India's campaign in the 2019 World Cup ended in the semi-finals with a loss to New Zealand.(PTI/Getty)
Published on Dec 10, 2021 06:39 PM IST
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'Shastri had said Virat may give up ODI captaincy': Former BCCI selector

  • As reactions continue to pour from several sections, a former BCCI national selector feels that relieving Virat Kohli of India's ODI and T20I captaincy duties may not be a bad call after all.
The Virat Kohli-Ravi Shastri association brought some wonderful results for Indian cricket. (Getty)
The Virat Kohli-Ravi Shastri association brought some wonderful results for Indian cricket. (Getty)
Published on Dec 10, 2021 03:03 PM IST
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