You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> Sports

Batsmen lacked temperament, says Pandit

DNMUM381065 | 1/11/2017 | Author : Taus Rizvi | WC :290



Indore: Mumbai coach Chandrakant Pandit is a hard taskmaster. He calls spade a spade and accepts mistakes unflinchingly.
On Tuesday, the day one of the Ranji Trophy finals against Gujarat here, Mumbai batsmen got out to bad shots. It resulted in his team losing the grip after a promising start. Pandit said that his players lacked temperament and some players couldn’t resist playing their natural game.
“Basically, most of the players in the team like to play their shots. So, I think that little bit temperament is required to handle particular situation and probably we failed in that,” Pandit said at the end of the day’s play.
Batsmen Shreyas Iyer and Suryakumar Yadav’s got out playing bad shots when both looked set to play long inn
Read full story


Copyright restricted. Under license from www.dnasyndication.com   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on Sports

When HPCA lied again to SC-appointed panel
DNMUM395131 | 8/24/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Chander Shekhar Luthra | WC :311

New Delhi: Having been sacked by Supreme Court for creating obstruction in the implementation of Justice Lodha panel recommendations, former BCCI president Anurag Thakur seems to have not learnt his lessons.
Though the Apex court came down heavil
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Show cause to BCCI office-bearers; COA told to draft constitution
DNMUM395132 | 8/24/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Chander Shekhar Luthra | WC :377

New Delhi: On a day when Supreme Court issued a show cause notice to BCCI office-bearers -- acting president CK Khanna, acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary and acting treasurer Anirudh Chaudhry -- apart from issuing contempt notice to Amitabh for not
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Steelers register slender win over Dabang Delhi
DNMUM395133 | 8/24/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : dna correspondent | WC :78

Mumbai: Haryana Steelers registered a narrow victory against an inspired Dabang Delhi K.C. as they won Wednesday’s Zone A match 27-25 in Lucknow. Deepak Kumar Dahiya (7 points) dictated the Haryana show, while Delhi’s Abolfazl Maghsodlou’s 8 points w
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Rani to lead Indian women on Europe Tour
DNMUM395134 | 8/24/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : dna correspondent | WC :139

Mumbai: Rani will lead an 18-member Indian women’s hockey team for their 15-day Europe Tour, Hockey India (HI) announced on Wednesday. The series is scheduled to begin from September 5 in The Netherlands.
The team features a mix of youth and the
Add To LightboxCalculate Price