Mohammed Azharuddin
Sports  /  Published 21.04.20

Lone ranger who braved desert storm

With a sand storm brewing on April 22, 1998, Sachin Tendulkar played an innings that still evokes awe. Indranil Majumdar relives the magical momentsIn April 1998, Virat Kohli, then a few months shy of...
By Indranil Majumdar in

Cricket  /  Published 06.11.18

Gambhir lashes out at the CAB

The outspoken Gautam Gambhir has lashed out at the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) for inviting former captain Mohammed Azharuddin for the first T20 International against the West Indies.Gambhir, ...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 01.03.20

Mohammed Azharuddin: An enigmatic presence

Mohammed Azharuddin is no stranger to tackling swing and seam in overseas conditions. While the Indian batting continues to struggle in New Zealand, the former India captain, who led in 47 Tests, winn...
By Indranil Majumdar in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 04.10.19

7 ex-players to attend Board AGM

Seven former cricketers, including two India captains, will attend the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) annual general meeting in Mumbai on October 23.The BCCI released the draft electoral...
By Indranil Majumdar in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 01.12.19

Talk on coaches during auction

Former India captain Mohammed Azharuddin, who now heads the Hyderabad Cricket Association, brought up the issue of having Indian coaches for IPL franchises during the annual general meeting of the BCC...
By Our Correspondent in Mumbai


Sports  /  Published 02.03.20

Action replay: Sharmila looks back in wonder

Team India cricketers nowadays mostly lead glamourous, comfortable lives. But how was it decades back, when Indian cricket was still struggling to find its feet on the world stage? Sharmila Tagore, wi...
By Arindam Bandyopadhyay in Calcutta

India  /  Published 02.03.20

Azhar speaks from heart and memories

By Sankarshan Thakur in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 02.11.18

Thinking out of the box and captaincy

Three India captains on a rain-soaked evening at the floodlit Eden talking on captaincy punctuated with anecdotes — cricket romanticism was at its classic best on Friday.The Cricket Association of B...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Culture  /  Published 10.03.20

Just another normal human being: Azharuddin

The buzz hanging over The Oberoi Grand’s Gharana on the evening of March 2 turned into a happy chatter the moment he walked in. Mohammed Azharuddin. In town for the Tiger Pataudi Memorial Lecture ...
By Saionee Chakraborty in

Sports  /  Published 02.03.20

Azharuddin wows the audience

Mohammed Azharuddin’s speech at the Air India presents Tiger Pataudi Memorial Lecture, a joint initiative by The Bengal Club and The Telegraph in association with The Oberoi Grand Kolkata, could eas...
By Sudipto Gupta in Calcutta


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.