India.com Sports Desk | September 9, 2019 11:29 PM IST I am very happy with my colleagues too who have handled the pressure very well. It’s Indian cricket’s watershed moment. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time. We have updated our Privacy and Cookie Policy. There are talks of increasing the remunerations for the chairman of the senior national selection panel to Rs 1.5 crore, with the other four set to be offered Rs 1.2 crore. Former pacer Harvinder Singh has also joined the … MSK Prasad served as the BCCI selection committee chairman from September 2016 to … New Delhi: Chairman of selectors MSK Prasad says Shreyas Iyer can be the solution to India’s no.4 problem in the limited-overs line-up given his fine growth as a player in the past two years. If you continue to use our site, you agree to the updated Policies. As reported by this newspaper, the BCCI is believed to be finding it difficult to replace the selectors because of the salary and conflict of interest tangles. Apart from Prasad, Gagan Khoda’s term also ends this year and with the new constitution doing away with zonal representation, Vijay Dahiya’s name is doing the rounds as a potential replacement. Indian National Cricket Selectors is a committee of cricket administrators (usually ex-cricket players) whose responsibility is the selection of cricket team to represent India at various levels. “Except Bumrah, the other fast bowlers (Ishant, Umesh, Shami) had been in the circuit even before our committee took over. Other than Sivaramakrishnan, BCCI is on the lookout for only one more selector, as Sarandeep Singh, Jatin Paranjpe and Devang Gandhi are set to continue in their roles for another year until their term ends in 2020. Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! It is understood that clarity is being sought on this as not appointing one such committee will mean contempt of Supreme Court orders as the constitution follows the Lodha panel recommendations. The selection committee also had its share of controversies and was constantly reminded of its lack of experience at the highest level. “If you recall, we had inducted Shreyas Iyer (when Virat Kohli was rested) 18 months back into the ODI squad and he has done reasonably well. Now he is back in the thick of things and has done well in both ODIs and T20s since the West Indies tour. The former leg-spinner has to give up his commentary assignment to take up the new role as BCCI looks for replacements in panel. He currently has a contract with BCCI as a commentator. India will head for West Indies series after the completion of the 2nd Test match in Kolkata, and this will be the final series where Chief selector of BCCI will be contributing towards the formation of the squad as his term is coming to an end. “Pressure is a privilege very few people have and I am very happy to deal with it. BCCI chief selector MSK Prasad is currently getting flak from fans after pulling a rather unusual stunt right before the 2nd ODI between India and Windies on October 24. 12 Sep, 2019. Cut to October 23, 2019. 20/11/2019 Chief BCCI selector MSK Prasad set to give surprises to the Indian fans, as he will be attending his final meeting as chief selector. “It was the collective opinion of both the selection committee and team the management. Selectors’ tenure over, says BCCI chief Ganguly. In the batting department, opportunities were given to the likes of K L Rahul Hanuma Vihari, Prithvi Shaw, and Mayank Agarwal in the Test team. “I think we are very close to finalising the core team. "Tenures are finished. For the cricketers, forever at the mercy of administrators, this had marked the arrival of … The decision to increase the remuneration was taken as two ousted selectors Gagan Khoda and Jatin Paranjpe are drawing the same salary as Devang Gandhi and Sarandeep Singh. Updated Nov 20, 2019… Talking about the T20 World Cup in Australia next year, Prasad said they are very close to finalising the core of the team for the showpiece event. While such decisions are usually reserved for the AGM, efforts are being made to get the approval from the CoA, as the BCCI wants to finalise the new selectors since the series against Bangladesh starts just 10 days after the final Test against South Africa. Asked if India’s lethal Test attack is the most significant legacy of the selection committee, Prasad said: “The primary duty of the selection committee is to identify the right talent, groom them through a systematic process, induct them at an appropriate time into the senior squad and trust them to deliver by backing them. It was a conscious effort of all of us to ignore what is being written about us and to focus on the job at hand. You cannot go beyond tenure. In the worst case, the BCCI might ask the interim panel comprising Kapil Dev, Anshuman Gaekwad and Shantha Rangaswamy to continue for a year. Published: 26th September 2019 08:18 AM  |   1. The BCCI has reached out to a few of former cricketers and it is understood that Sivaramakrishnan, who played nine Tests and 16 ODIs between 1983-1987, is being seen as the ideal candidate to take over from Prasad, whose tenure comes to end at BCCI’s annual general meeting scheduled to be held on October 23. With many already turning their back on the job, BCCI is understood to be reviewing the salary package that is being offered to selectors across all age-groups. He is the right person: Virender Sehwag backs Anil Kumble to become chief selector in future Anil Kumble was the coach of the Indian team between 2016 and 2017 before stepping down from the role just a day after India lost to Pakistan in the final of the Champions Trophy after an alleged rift with captain Virat Kohli. The position of the BCCI chairman of selectors is currently up for grabs as former India cricketer MSK Prasad completed his tenure in November 2019 and is now on an extension. (Photo: Reuters) Dhoni not retiring, confirms BCCI chief selector 1 min read. Saturday, Dec 12, 2020 | Last Update : 05:06 PM IST. DECCAN CHRONICLE. However, if the new BCCI regime still believes the zonal system should continue informally, then it remains to be seen who comes in for Khoda. Last Updated: 26th September 2019 07:18 PM This story is from July 21, 2019. Former chairman of the selection committee of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) MSK Prasad has often been criticised for multiple decisions. BCCI chief selector MSK Prasad identifies solution to India's number 4 dilemma. The former India wicket-keeper has now picked the three toughest decisions he made during his tenure as chief selector. Maybe a couple of slots is what we are looking for in the next few months in the bilateral series and also in IPL,” added Prasad. Technically, there are 2 groups of selectors: Rohit Sharma to be Considered as Test Opener, Suggests BCCI Chief Selector MSK Prasad. The Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC), which has the responsibility of appointing the coaches and selectors, may become a paid job since the BCCI is struggling to find full-time members for the post. 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They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. The Board of Control for Cricket in India ( BCCI) president Sourav Ganguly has indicated that the current chief national selector MSK Prasad’s tenure may … “Moreover we had five Tests at home and it couldn’t have been a better opportunity to play and cement his place at the top of the order.”. SPORTS. During the Prasad-led selection committee’s tenure, India scaled new heights by winning a Test series in Australia, assembled a world-class pace attack (by giving Jasprit Bumrah a go in Tests), regained the world number one ranking in Tests but was not able to win a major global event. PTI | Updated: Jul 21, 2019, 18:22 IST. Wikipedia list article. Check out the top-10 list here, Vijay's selfie, Amitabh's COVID diagnosis, Dil Bechara: Check out what made Twitter trends in 2020. Laxman Sivaramakrishnan set to replace MSK Prasad as new BCCI chief selector: report. The highly-rated batsman kept piling on the runs for Mumbai in domestic cricket and also for India A besides expressing disappointment at not getting enough chances at the highest level. “BCCI has reposed faith in us and we have to pay back accordingly which we did with utmost sincerity and honesty.”. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Even the junior men’s and women’s selectors are likely to be given a raise on par with international standards. 'Mahi didn’t want to play': Former BCCI chief selector MSK Prasad finally opens up about MS Dhoni's Team India exclusion - Since India's semi-final exit from the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 against New Zealand in August last year, Dhoni has not made one single appearance for the Men In Blue. Key Highlights. The President of the Board of Control for Cricket in India is the highest post at the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), Sauruv Ganguly is … December. Unfortunately, we couldn’t continue with him. It is very unfortunate: Chief selector MSK Prasad on Sunil Gavaskar's 'lame duck' comment Chairman of the selection committee of the BCCI, MSK Prasad reacted to the recent 'lame duck' jibe by Sunil Gavaskar. MSK Prasad has appointed as a Chief Selector for BCCI.   |  A+A A-. Updated Nov 28, 2019, 3:53 pm IST Prasad, who was appointed chief selector in 2016 and is now nearing the end of his tenure. Chief Selector Bcci Latest Hindi News, Chief Selector Bcci Breaking News, Find all Chief Selector Bcci से जुड़ी खबरें at Live Hindustan, page1 Lakshman Sivaramakrishnan in frame for Indian cricket team chief selector’s job . Experimentation has been going on in the shortest format but one will have to wait till the IPL for the picture to be clearer. Before the match, where the two teams tied, Prasad arranged for a ‘pitch puja’ at the Andhra Cricket Association (ACA … Sunil Joshi, former Indian cricket team spinner was named as Chairman of the national selection panel by the Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) of BCCI replacing MSK prasad … Former Indian cricket team spinner Sunil Joshi was named chairman of the national selection panel by the BCCI’s Cricket Advisory Committee … Interestingly, BCCI treasurer Aniruddh Chaudhry is not aware about the remuneration hike. Copyright © 2015 - 2020 Deccan Chronicle. Watch face to face with MSK Prasad over appointed as Chief selector in BCCI. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines. Now Former … Prasad, who was appointed chief selector in 2016 and is now nearing the end of his tenure. Ex-BCCI chief selector opines on MS Dhoni's future | Photo Credit: PTI . The term for the selectors was increased from 1-year to 2 years in 2006 with a provision for an additional year based on performance. MUMBAI 01 December, 2019 19:15 IST. The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. Also Read | BCCI's Request To Postpone ICC Board Meeting Due To IPL 2020 Rejected Laxman Sivaramakrishnan reportedly rejected by BCCI for chief selector's post With the kind of form Rohit is in of late in white-ball cricket, we thought our Test team will immensely benefit if he can transform that form into red-ball cricket,” said Prasad, who played six Tests and 17 ODIs for India. If he is to take up the new post, he will have to leave the commentator’s job and take a substantial pay cut. The Quint Published : 25 Oct 2019, 09:46 AM IST We had no bias against Ambati Rayudu, says BCCI chief selector MSK Prasad. Thus, Rayudu's frustrations were valid and he took a jibe at the MSK Prasad-led committee for their decision-making. Only thing is that they all have combined well as a unit during our tenure...we have been instrumental in helping Bumrah to evolve into a top-class bowler across all formats,” said the 44-year-old former India wicketkeeper-batsman. 2019. BCCI chief selector MSK Prasad provides update on MS Dhoni's retirement plans dnawebdesk@gmail.com (DNA Web Desk) 14-12-2019. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. Meanwhile, with regards to the Zonal Cricket Committee, which is a newly added one in the constitution, there is confusion. Selectors’ tenure over, says BCCI chief Ganguly. While a host of experienced cricketers are understood to have declined the offer, Sivaramakrishnan is believed to be keen and formal discussions are set to take place in the coming days. Former left-arm spinner Sunil Joshi has replaced MSK Prasad as the chief of the BCCI selection panel. Only last month Rohit Sharma was tried as a Test opener against South Africa and that move turned out to be a masterstroke as he ended up with three hundreds in the series, including a double ton. The panel has been formed to select teams for zonal competitions, but as of now the BCCI doesn’t have any such competitions as the Duleep Trophy is played in a different format. Chief selector MSK Prasad has responded to the reports of Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s impending retirement, that have been doing the rounds off late. BUY-SELL | HELP WANTED | MATRIMONIAL . Iyer made his India debut in November 2017 with a T20 International against New Zealand and in the following month, played in his maiden ODI series, scoring back-to-back half-centuries in the home rubber against Sri Lanka. MSK Prasad was hugely criticised for his decision to omit Ambati Rayudu from India's 2019 World Cup squad. Prasad said constant criticism did not come in the way of his job. The 24-year-old played three ODIs in South Africa two months later before he was sidelined, only making a comeback in the ODIs against the West Indies in August this year following India’s campaign in the World Cup. Updated: 12 Sep 2019, 07:04 PM IST ANI . While Team India and their ardent fans have moved past the 2019 World Cup heartbreak, a former India chief selector opened up on Rayudu's controversial snub and admitted it was wrong to keep him out of the squad. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Having said that, he has evolved as a player now and he can be the solution to our number 4 slot in both ODIs and T20s,” Prasad said in an interview. CHENNAI: Former India spinner Lakshman Sivaramakrishnan has emerged as the frontrunner to replace MSK Prasad as chairman of the senior national selection committee. As of now, chairman gets Rs 80 lakh per annum while other selectors get Rs 60 lakh. The very first President of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) was Mr. R E Grant Govan who hold this post between 1928-1933. Prasad-led senior selection panel, BCCI President Sourav Ganguly on Sunday said that their tenure has came to an end. On 9 August 2019, the BCCI agreed to adhere to the anti-doping mechanisms governed by the National Anti-Doping Agency. Published Nov 20, 2019, 8:13 pm IST. SPORTS. Follow us for updates, Farmers protest hijacked by 'Ultra-Left', extremist elements: Intel inputs, 100 kg gold ‘vanishes into thin air’ from CBI custody, TTD to allow aged, children for srivari darshan, Recovery faster than expected; economic indicators encouraging: PM, New Parliament will fulfil India's aspirations: PM Narendra Modi, India's Health Emergencies: Pandemic and Pollution in Delhi, Google Trends 2020: 'Parasite' is the most searched movie of the year. Ganguly is set to hold his first press conference as president of the recalibrated Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in Mumbai. Prasad, who was appointed chief selector in 2016 and is now nearing the end of his tenure, said it was unfortunate that Iyer had to miss out in the period leading up to the World Cup. BCCI Chief Selector MSK Prasad has said they’re moving on as far as MS Dhoni’s international career is concerned. Mumbai, Dec 1: Lauding the M.S.K. Vihari and opener Agarwal have surely repaid the selectors’ faith in them. Chief Selector to Convene Selection Meeting as CoA Sidelines BCCI Secretary A day before the five national selectors were supposed to meet in Mumbai to pick the squad for limited-overs and Test series for the West Indies, the entire BCCI machinery was thrown into a state of confusion due to a directive passed on by the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA). They …