Irfan Pathan, who announced his retirement in January this year, will now be "put in a player draft unless one of the five franchises choose him to be a marquee player"
Indian team management's decision to convert Irfan Pathan into an all-rounder is seen by many as a reason for his decline after a scintillating start to his international career
The destructive Indian opening pairing of Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan has ruled world cricket in limited-overs since they started batting together in 2013
Irfan Pathan said the years, as they went by, changed MS Dhoni the captain in more ways than one
Irfan Pathan, along with elder brother Yusuf, has been donating masks, food packets and Vitamin C tablets to help fellow Indians fight coronavirus pandemic
The killing of African-American George Floyd in Minneapolis last month triggered mass protests around the country and reignited the racism debate world over
Irfan Pathan's remarks come in the wake of debate around racism in the sport that kickstarted after Windies all-rounder Darren Sammy alleged racism during the 2014 Indian Premier League (IPL)
Reports in 2008 had claimed that Dhoni wanted R P Singh instead of Irfan Pathan for a part of the home ODI series against England
Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA) roped in Irfan Pathan to play the role of player-cum-mentor for the state's senior team in 2018
Earlier, Rohit Sharma had said he was troubled by Brett Lee's express pace during his early days
On this day, 70 years back, India officially adopted its Constitution
Irfan Pathan, who played most of his international cricket under Sourav Ganguly and Rahul Dravid, announced his retirement from all forms of the game on Saturday
Irfan Pathan played a clinical role in the final of the 2007 T20 World Cup against Pakistan and he is the first in the world to claim it in the first over of the match, against the same opponents
Irfan Pathan's retirement was on expected lines, considering he last played a competitive game in February 2019 during the Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy for Jammu and Kashmir
Jamia Millia Islamia had turned into a battlefield on Sunday as police entered the campus following a protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act, and Irfan Pathan expressed his concern about students
The Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA) has gone through a crisis in recent times and the official said that they have assured the BCCI boss Sourav Ganguly that the situation will be clear in next one and half months
The Pathan brothers, Yusuf and Irfan, are all-rounders and have represented India. Yusuf, the elder brother played 57 ODIs while Irfan played 29 Tests and 120 ODIs
Jasprit Bumrah, rated as one of the best in the world across all three formats, joined Harbhajan Singh and Irfan as only the third Indian to have claimed a hat-trick in Test cricket
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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