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Former captain of the Indian cricket team and the current chairman of the Indian cricket selection committee


Krishnamachari Srikkanth Info

Full NameKrishnamachari Srikkanth
Date of BirthDecember 21, 1959
Place of BirthMadras, India
Other Names / Nick NamesCheeka
Batting styleRight hand bat
Bowling styleRight arm medium, Off spin
RelationsAnirudha Srikkanth (son)
National sideIndia
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 Dhoni lost what to do. He is confused and when things go out of his control, he just lets things drift. 
— Krishnamachari Srikkanth after India lost the third test to lose two tests consecutively at home / December 09, 2012
 A classic example for thriving in imbalanced world is Sachin Tendulkar. In 1989, when I was the captain, he was just 16 years old..... making a debut in Pakistan against Pakistan. And there was Imran Khan, Wasim Akram.... You call that a balanced world? In his first match, he gets hit on his mouth, bleeds through his mouth. He does not go back. Then, he continues to play. Then, he continues, continues, continues and continuing! 
— Krishnamachari Srikkanth lauding Sachin Tendulkar on his 100th international century / March 24, 2012
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 I advise the players to play to their natural abilities. Be relaxed. Do not put pressure on yourself. Enjoy when you win the games. I have been saying this for some time now that pressure would be there. But the players have to cope with it and come out winners, 
— Krishnamachari Srikkanth asks the Indian team to enjoy playing the World Cup infront of the home crowd / February 02, 2011
 I am confident that the team will do well and win the Cup. There is home advantage. The spinners play a major role on turning wickets. I am confident with the kind of balance we have and the solid batting line-up at our disposal, this team will do the job for us, 
— Krishnamachari Srikkanth says the Indian Cricket team the World cup is a very balanced side / February 02, 2011
 It is a team game. We have lot of potential match winners. It is needless to say that our players have to perform for positive results for the good of the team. Batsmen and bowlers should complement each other with their respective roles in winning each match leading up to the final. It is a very balanced team and a forceful one at that. That is why our team has been termed as favourites, 
— Krishnamachari Srikkanth saying the India side has enough match winners to win the World Cup / February 02, 2011

 I always believe that there is terrific cricketing talent in the interior parts of India. There is need to take cricket to the interior parts of the country than just confining them to the metros, 
— Krishnamachari Srikkanth on taking cricket to interior parts of India / December 10, 2009
 He had made it to Team India and had won matches for the country. He would be an inspiration to young players from the state, 
— Krishnamachari Srikkanth calling Sreesanth a role model / December 10, 2009
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 Dhoni is a great captain. He also prefers to keep things simple and being uncomplicated has helped him as well. Best of luck to him and his team for becoming the No. 1 Test team in the world. 
— Krishnamachari Srikkanth on India becoming World No. 1 Test team / December 06, 2009
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