Category: Interviews

Sandeep Sharma

Sandeep Sharma : Stint with Sunrisers Hyderabad has helped me in growing up as a bowler

Despite being only 27 years old, Sandeep Sharma is one of the most experienced players in the Indian Premier League. He started his IPL career with Kings XI Punjab in...

Exclusive with Nitin Menon: India’s new ICC elite panel umpire talks of pressure on the field, player habits, fitness of officials and the IPL  

At 36, Nitin Menon is the youngest ever and the third Indian to make it to the ICC elite panel of umpires. He replaced Nigel Llong in the panel for the 2020-21 season...

Would love to be a part of the first World Cup-winning New Zealand team: Mark Chapman

November 15, 2015: An engineering student was sitting in the examination hall, writing the final exam for the semester in New Zealand. After completing the paper, he...

EXCLUSIVE: Recalling Scotland cricket’s memorable win over England and the needs of Associate cricket with Calum MacLeod

“You want to beat them. Show them that you are no lesser brother. We don’t want to be that younger sibling living in the shadows.” The innate passion...

Cricket’s new reality bubble a distant dream at non-elite levels 

Sanitizing stations, hotels and training facilities on the ground, practicing with their own set of balls, restricting themselves within the same circle for the whole...

Atharva Ankolekar

Ravindra Jadeja is my role model: Atharva Ankolekar

Almost every Indian boy harbors the dream of walking down the stairs as he receives a grand reception from a jam-packed stadium. The dream of donning the Indian blue...

Women’s IPL is in progression stage: Anjum Chopra

The idea of having a full-fledged women’s IPL is in a “progression stage” and a World Cup title for India can actually help in turning that into a...

You can’t keep Ashwin out of shorter formats: Saqlain Mushtaq

Pakistan spin great Saqlain Mushtaq fails to understand how a proven performer like Ravichandran Ashwin has been kept out of India’s limited-overs set-up, saying a...

Sachin Tendulkar in the 2003 World Cup game against Pakistan

When sledging Sachin Tendulkar proved costly for Saqlain Mushtaq

Sachin Tendulkar and Saqlain Mushtaq were involved in umpteen intense battles in the ’90s but one such duel left the star Pakistan off-spinner deeply embarrassed....

Panesar picks best batsmen of his playing days: Tendulkar, Sangakkara, Jayawardene

Former England spinner Monty Panesar dismissed Sachin Tendulkar four times in 11 Tests but says the Indian legend was the best batsman he played against alongside Sri...