#Anil Kumble

18 Feburary.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Cricketer Shahrukh Khan said he is excited to play for Punjab Kings in the IPL 2021.(Photo credit: Twitter/PunjabKings)

  • Shahrukh Khan is expected to add to the batting firepower
  • The young Indian player said he is looking forward to play under KL Rahul
  • The Punjab Kings added Dawid Malan, Jhye Richardson among others to their squad

14 Feburary.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Ravichandran Ashwin picked up five wickets as England were all out for 134. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Ravichandran Ashwin's 266 wickets at home has come at an average of 22.67
  • He achieved the feat by dismissing Ben Stokes with a perfect off-spinner
  • Ashwin said benchmarks should be set while playing spin on a challenging wicket

14 Feburary.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Ravichandran Ashwin dismissed Rory Burns for India's first breakthrough. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ICC)

  • Ashwin, with an average of 22.67, got past Harbhajan, who took 265 wickets at an average of 28.76
  • Harbhajan is third in the standings with 417 wickets in Tests for India
  • Anil Kumble is the leading wicket-taker in India with 350 scalps at 24.88

11 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Wassim Jaffer was appointed as the head coach of Uttarakhund team in June 2020. (Photo Credit: Instagram/ wassimjaffer14)

  • Cricket Association of Uttarakhand (CAU) alleged that Wasim Jaffer tried to force religion-based selections
  • Jaffer on Wednesday rejected allegations by the cricket association's officials
  • Anil Kumble said the players will miss Jaffer as a mentor

31 January
Kumble tweeted in response to the video, calling Bumrah an 'inspiration to the next generation of young fast bowlers who are imitating' his style (Photo: AP/PTI)

  • A video posted by BCCI shows Jasprit Bumrah imitating Anil Kumble's bowling action in the net
  • Kumble responded to the act, callng it 'pretty close'
  • The former spinner retired from international cricket in 2008, with 619 wickets to his name

25 October 2020.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Kings XI Punjab are fifth in the table with ten points from 11 matches. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@IPL)

  • Kings XI Punjab (126/7) defeated the Sunrisers Hyderabad (114) by 12 runs
  • SRH lost seven wickets for 14 runs
  • KXIP recorded their fourth consecutive win on Saturday

17 October 2020.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Anil Kumble is currently the head coach and Director of Cricket Operations for the IPL franchise Kings XI Punjab. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@YUVSTRONG12)

  • Anil Kumble led India in 14 Test matches between 2007 and 2008
  • He is India's leading wicket-taker in Test with 619 
  • He also has 334 ODI wickets, the most for an Indian bowler

20 September 2020.Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Delhi Capital skipper Shreyas Iyer starts his IPL 2020 with a win. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Delhi Capitals beat Kings XI Punjab in Super Over
  • Mayank Agarwal scored a brilliant 89 for Punjab
  • Match 2 of IPL 2020 was played at the Dubai International Stadium

20 September 2020.New Delhi, Delhi, India
KL Rahul is the new captain of Kings XI Punjab. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@rahulkl)

  • Kings XI Punjab are yet to win the tournament
  • Former India spinner Anil Kumble has been appointed as the head coach
  • The return of Glenn Maxwell has added to the list of big-hitters in the team

8 September 2020.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Anil Kumble said he would like to see many for Indian coaches in the IPL. (Photo Credit: @lionsdenkxip)

  • 7 IPL franchises have foreign head coaches
  • Kumble said veteran Chris Gayle will take on more of a mentoring role this year
  • KXIP will looking to wi their maiden IPL this year with a strong, well-balanced squad