Category: Analysis

NZ v IND, 1st Test, Day 3: India’s overseas tail tales repeat

From 225/7 to 348 all out. India’s overseas troubles against the lower order continued to grow in the first Test at the Basin Reserve in Wellington. The New Zealand...

Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi at the forefront of South Africa’s non-fragrant T20 bowling potpourri 

In an ideal world, they are the Rolls Royce and Ferrari of modern day fast bowling. One is fluid, lanky, sinewy and runs in with an eerie silence, engine revving at full...

Women’s T20 World Cup: Poonam Yadav makes an early statement against Australia

Spin. Flight. Bounce or rather, the lack of it. Guile. Deception. Magic. And the ability to bounce back. – Each of these things were on display as Poonam Yadav ran...

Ishant Sharma

Ishant Sharma’s availability a massive boost for the Indian Test team

India have been sweating over Ishant Sharma’s fitness. He injured his ankle during a Ranji Trophy game but has passed the fitness test and is on the way to New Zealand...

Is Jasprit Bumrah a victim of his own excellence or is his form an early sign of his decline?

The last ball of the 47th over of the final ODI between New Zealand and India was a short of length delivery slapped by Colin De Grandhomme towards backward point only...

New Zealand vs India 2020: India hope to resume WTC form in tough away conditions

It is an important overseas Test series from India’s perspective. Whenever India travel overseas, there is a lot of buzz about their performance. And, the buzz...

Bangladesh’s Under-19 World Cup win: A result of hard-work and the process of two years

“It’s a dream come true. It’s all about the hard work we have done over the last two years,” was how Bangladesh Under-19 skipper Akbar Ali started his...

RAvindra Jadeja

Making a point with the bat – The Ravindra Jadeja factor

Eden Park – Run chase – Ravindra Jadeja There must be some unfathomable relationship between the three. With New Zealand leading 2-0 in the five-match series...

Kohli

NZ vs IND, 2nd ODI: King Kohli leads India’s improved fielding effort at Auckland

The Eden Park in Auckland has made it a habit of producing thrilling games. It turns games that look dead and buried into nail-biters and there’s just something...

NZ v IND: Has the Kuldeep Yadav magic ceased to amaze?

First Indian bowler to take two hat-tricks in ODI cricket. 3rd fastest Indian to take 100 ODI wickets. First-ever left-arm wrist spinner to represent India in the...