Latest Cricket News Updates https://cricwaves.appspot.com Latest news from cricwaves.appspot.com (c)cricwaves.appspot.com en-gb Sat 19 Jun 2021 Sanjay Manjrekar defends comment on Ravichandran Ashwin not being an ‘all-time great’ https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/pigpVvknft_drh-sevawcirc/sanjay-manjrekar-defends-comment-on-ravichandran-ashwin-not-being-an-all-time-great.html Former India batsman Sanjay Manjrekar has defended his comment about Ravichandran Ashwin not being an all-time great according to him. Manjrekar was trolled on social media for his recent observation that, while Ravichandran Ashwin is a good bowler, he cannot be placed in the category of all-time great. Tributes galore as domestic legend Rajinder Goel dies at 77 https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/acgNsu1o0V_drh-sevawcirc/tributes-galore-as-domestic-legend-rajinder-goel-dies-at-77.html India’s domestic cricket legend Rajinder Goel, often referred to as one of ‘India’s nearly men’, died on Sunday after a prolonged illness. Goel was 77. A left-arm spinner, Goel picked up a massive 750 first-class wickets in a career that spanned two and a half decades Until Tendulkar's arrival, India was about defensive batting: Manjrekar https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/kgfSOcyllp_drh-sevawcirc/until-tendulkars-arrival-india-was-about-defensive-batting-manjrekar.html Former India cricketer-turned-commentator Sanjay Manjrekar, who played a fair amount of his cricket in the 1990s, has reiterated that Indian cricket was way too dependent on Sachin Tendulkar the batsman back in the era. Speaking to Ravichandran Ashwin in 'Reminisence with Ash' show on Instagram, Manjrekar admitted what a lot of other experts have also spoken about. Sanjay Manjrekar reacts after being dropped from BCCI commentary panel https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/R8qTVSUEOB_drh-sevawcirc/sanjay-manjrekar-reacts-after-being-dropped-from-bcci-commentary-panel.html Former India cricketer-turned-commentator on Sunday reacted after being axed from the Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) commentary panel recently. Tendulkar suggests India should play Jadeja at number 7 in World Cup semis https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/fyI40WWdDJ_drh-sevawcirc/tendulkar-suggests-india-should-play-jadeja-at-number-7-in-world-cup-semis.html Sanjay Manjrekar may have termed him a bit and pieces player, but India legend Sachin Tendulkar feels India could explore all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja at the number Now, Manjrekar feels Dhoni’s spot in team is debatable https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/Oxui9li1TH_drh-sevawcirc/now-manjrekar-feels-dhonis-spot-in-team-is-debatable.html Sanjay Manjrekar is among the latest to join the MS Dhoni debate. And, he is of the view that Dhoni’s spot in the team is very much debatable. Here’s what Manjrekar has to say about Kohli-Kumble spat https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/gApssXtoWw_drh-sevawcirc/heres-what-manjrekar-has-to-say-about-kohli-kumble-spat.html Former India cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar is the latest to express his views on the Team India coach controversy after Anil Kumble resigned from the post earlier this month The time to experiment with Day Night Tests has come https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/FtubWshsjm_drh-sevawcirc/the-time-to-experiment-with-day-night-tests-has-come.html A few former cricketers, including Rahul Dravid and Sanjay Manjrekar, have recently spoken out in favour of having Day Night Tests as the way forward to revive the oldest and most challenging format of the game.