Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Wed 24 Apr 2024 They had the worst performance in the IPL 2022 auction but ended up winning the title: Sanjay Manjrekar on Gujarat Titans Former India batter Sanjay Manjrekar reckons that Gujarat Titans (GT) were the worst performers in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 auction, but yet ended up winning the title. Hardik Pandya-led Gujarat Titans went into IPL 2022 as underdogs. However, they stunned everyone and lifted the crown in their maiden season, getting the better of Rajasthan Royals (RR) in the final. Hardik Pandya is a completely changed guy: Sanjay Manjrekar Former Indian cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar has claimed that all-rounder Hardik Pandya is a changed man now, who is showing a lot more maturity and responsibility. 28-year-old Pandya was dropped from the Indian team over form and fitness issues after the T20 World Cup last year. The fact that he wasn’t bowling made matters worse for him. Sanjay Manjrekar defends comment on Ravichandran Ashwin not being an ‘all-time great’ 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 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 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 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 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 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.