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Dilip Vengsarkar

Spotting talent is one thing, backing them to the hilt is another: Dilip Vengsarkar

The 'Colonel' was impressed with Virat Kohli's attitude when he was ready to open the innings on Emerging India team's tour of Australia

07 Apr 2020 2:12 PM

I have no regrets, my career has been fulfilling, says Dilip Vengsarkar

As he turned 64 on Monday, the 'Colonel' said he had no qualms playing second fiddle to the more popular Gavaskar and Vishwanath

06 Apr 2020 9:28 PM

Vengsarkar and More back Rohit Sharma as Test opener

One problem that the team could face in starting with Rohit Sharma in Tests is his earlier form in red-ball cricket.

11 Sep 2019 5:05 PM

'KL Rahul could be an option for India at No 4': Dilip Vengsarkar

One of Indian cricket's best chairmen of selectors, the 'Colonel' is confident that Kohli's men will have a smooth ride to the semi-finals.

16 May 2019 7:25 PM

Addinath Kothare to play Dilip Vengsarkar in Ranveer Singh starrer '83

The film '83 would be Ranveer Singh's first trilingual film to be made in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.

30 Mar 2019 3:24 PM


Dilip Vengsarkar backs Virat Kohli county call

However, Yorkshire have no game lined up during the Afghanistan Test, scheduled for June 14-18 in Bengaluru.

12 May 2018 12:13 AM

Dhoni opposed Kohli’s selection: Dilip Vengsarkar

Kohli and Badrinath were fighting for one vacant middle-order spot at that point in time in Dhoni’s team that had six batting slots sealed.

09 Mar 2018 12:19 AM

Mumbai’s aura of invincibility has faded

This is not something that has endeared Mumbai fans, but in the bigger picture, who can deny Indian cricket has become infinitely stronger.

12 Nov 2017 1:08 AM

Srinivasan wanted Badri over Kohli

Vengsarkar was ‘removed’ for picking Kohli.

28 Oct 2017 1:42 AM

The coach makes it big

At a time where commited coaches are hard to come by, Mobin Shaikh’s hard work and credibility cannot be ignored.

10 Jun 2017 12:24 AM


Dilip Vengsarkar resigns as MCA vice-president

Pawar was ineligible to continue as he had crossed 70 years age while Vengsarkar held office with the MCA for more than nine years.

06 Jan 2017 1:12 AM