Category: Opinion

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...

England’s Alex Hales Conundrum – Should Morgan and Co give him another chance?

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) dished out 55 names of cricketers who need to resume training in order to prepare for the upcoming international season. Of...

Sourav Ganguly as ICC Chairman - Yay or Nay?

Sourav Ganguly as ICC Chairman – Yay or Nay?

“From our perspective, it would be great to see a cricket man like Sourav Ganguly may be getting into the President’s role of the ICC,” said Graeme Smith...

Big Bash League 2020-21: The rule changes debate

With the COVID-19 pandemic wreaking havoc and affecting all kinds of cricket, there’s a lot of talk that’s going around on how cricketing life will be once it...

The current cricketing world through the eyes of Shane Watson

It’s been almost two decades since Shane Watson has been around. The veteran Australian all-rounder played international and first-class cricket for nearly 15 years....

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...

How South Africa’s XI might look across formats once the Kolpak players return

There is one word that is used quite a bit in South African cricket and that is ‘Kolpak’. Over the years, the Kolpak has been a major hindrance in South Africa’s...

4 possible Test captains for South Africa

South Africa are going through a transition. They haven’t had the best of times over the last 12-15 months. Irrespective of the format, the Proteas have struggled....

The IPL and the crippling ugliness behind the pomp and show

The IPL began 12 years ago on a sultry and humid night in Bengaluru marked by a monumental Baz (Brendon McCullum) performance. Though the signs were there and were...