Indian cricket’s unlucky one, injury’s favorite child or perennially benched. As he embarks on the challenging path of making a return to the Indian cricket team, in a brutally honest conversation, he opens up about the Indian Premier League, the consequences of never getting an extended run in the national team, factors that shape the public perceptions about cricketers and his ambitions for the near future.
It has also been reported that there will be a meeting next week after the IPL final between BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya and secretary Anurag Thakur to lay out the road map for appointing the new India coach.
England's embarrassing sacking of Peter Moores has left them without a permanent coach ahead of a lengthy summer against New Zealand and Australia. Will they opt for an Australian in attempt to recapture the Ashes, or could temporary coach Paul Farbrace forge a more permanent role. Or maybe even someone else could be considered?