Ian Chappell


Should Steve Smith captain Australia in future? Ian Chappell has his say

The debate regarding who should captain Australia in the future has become a red-hot topic ever since Tim Paine gave hints that he might quit captaincy after the Ashes 2021-22. Last week, Paine had said that he might step down from the responsibility to lead the Australian side if his...

Ian Chappell offers solution to Ashes squad selection predicament

Australia’s loss to New Zealand in the first T20 International has not inspired Aussie cricket fans with confidence, but all is not yet lost. Former Australian cricket captain Ian Chappell told James Bracey and Todd Woodbridge the New Zealand side have proven themselves “a dark horse” in T20 cricket, but pointed out Australia hasn’t sent their A-team.

Ian Chappell lets loose on Australia’s ‘stupid’ bowling strategy

Former Test captain and cricket legend Ian Chappell has weighed in on Australia’s Test series defeat, reviewing what the team got right and wrong. Mr Chappell told Mark Levy Australia’s bowling strategy “didn’t make any sense at all”, with constant bounces from both ends. “They say too many cooks spoil...

Big squads needed to combat 'bubble fatigue', says Ian Chappell

Former Australia captain Ian Chappell believes teams such as India will need increasingly large squads to help them combat "bubble fatigue" as they press ahead with extensive touring schedules amid the coronavirus pandemic. Leading Indian players have been in a series of bio-secure bubbles since September, initially while taking part...