Category: Opinion

The challenge of the Women’s T20 Challenge: The clash with WBBL

Ever since the news came to light about the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) taking place in the UAE, there is a lot of buzz around the tournament. While...

Old debate flares up again: Ravichandran Ashwin right in calling for parity restoration

Not very long ago, Jos Buttler was playing an absolute blinder in the IPL against the Kings XI Punjab. His team, the Rajasthan Royals, were cruising and it was proving...

Stuart Broad isn’t a sh*t bloke, he is 500 times a w***er

“Oh crap! It’s Broad again with the new ball,” a user comments on the Facebook group ‘Stuart Broad is a shit bloke’ (yes, it exists!) as he...

England vs West Indies: What worked for Jos Buttler at Old Trafford

On 24 July, a couple of days back, the chairman of the IPL – Brijesh Patel confirmed to Cricbuzz that the IPL will be played from 19 September. On the same day,...

“You cannot do that Ben Stokes”

Ben Stokes makes things happen. We have heard that a million times, but what makes the English all-rounder so special? Is it the fact that he’s the leading...

England vs West Indies, 2nd Test, Day 2: The Ben Stokes you see and the Ben Stokes England sees

His career batting average is 37.9. He has 10 Test centuries and 153 wickets in 65 Tests. Good numbers, obviously. But nothing over the top. Certainly not extravagant...

England vs West Indies: Unfair to make Dom Bess the fall guy

It is easy to forget the nitty-gritty details in a remarkable Test match such as the one at Southampton. According to the scorecard, Dom Bess, the lone spinner in the...

Heightened emotions, unforeseen circumstances and controversies – A World Cup final like never before

With no more nails left to bite and a billion hearts beating fast irrelevant of their allegiances, Jofra Archer was ready to deliver the ball of a lifetime, with Martin...

2019 CWC: The Conquerors vs The Rest of the World

9th of March 2015, the world saw a distraught Morgan, and his men exit from the World Cup, suffering an exhilarating defeat at the hands of a budding Bangladeshi side....

England vs West Indies, 1st Test: The umpire’s call in DRS and how it affected the first Test

Cricket is back and alive! After nearly four months without international cricket, the sport seems to be back on its feet. England and West Indies played out a riveting...