On this episode of TheRKShow, Indian women’s cricket ODI captain Mithali Raj joins me for a conversation about the 2021 ICC Womens Cricket World Cup and her preparation for it.Mithali talks about what she has been doing in the lockdown to stay focused, how womens cricket has evolved over the years and her hopes for a womens IPL. She also describes her love for reading and her favourite books of all time.
On this episode of TheRKShow, Indian cricketer Dinesh Karthik takes you through the different stages of his career, from making his debut at the age of 19, to fighting for a place in the Indian cricket team, and to now leading Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL.In this candid conversation, Dinesh describes his leadership philosophy, why he thinks KKR are the best managed team in the league, and his constant quest to improve his game.
Just as graceful as he was on the field as a batsman, Kumar Sangakkara is proving to be equally as elegant as a cricket administrator. As the President of the MCC, Sangakkara gives his perspective on what changes cricket needs to consider after the hiatus caused by COVID19.On this episode of TheRKShow, Sangakkara also outlines how Test cricket can continue to flourish along with the shorter formats of the game. And he is full of admiration for Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma
Pullela Gopichand won the All England Open Badminton Championships in 2001 and then transitioned into a successful badminton coach, guiding Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu to Olympic medals.On this episode of The RK Show, Gopichand describes the formula to his success. He talks about the importance of discipline in his life, how he handles different players and what makes his badminton academy so unique and special.
On this episode of The RK Show, World Cupwinning coach Gary Kirsten joins me for a conversation on the art of cricket coaching.He talks about how he has helped different players from Sachin Tendulkar to Graeme Smith to Virat KohliListen to this episode for an insight into the relationship between Kirsten and MS Dhoni, how he motivated Tendulkar and much more.A mustlisten for all cricket lovers.
On this unique episode of TheRKShow, the CEO and Managing Director of KolkataKnightRiders, Venky Mysore, joins me to describe how he has helped build KKR into one of the most successful teams in the Indian Premier League and a global brand.Venky Mysore talks about his relationship with coowners Shah Rukh Khan and Juhi Chawla, what goes behindthescenes at an IPL auction, and their expectations for the upcoming season under captain Dinesh Karthik. Watch this conversation to get a rare glimpse at how an IPL franchise is run.
Heres introducing you to a side of Suniel Shetty which you may not about — that hes a cricket fanatic.On this episode of TheRKShow, Suniel Shetty talks about why he loves this game so much, narrates a few anecdotes from his playing days when he was up against the likes of Ravi Shastri and reveals why for him Sunil Gavaskar will always be the God of Cricket.