Category: Opinion

India going from Virat Kohli to Rohit Sharma, a simple shifting of the baton in a healthy system

Conspiracy theories are rife since Virat Kohli put a timer on his T20I captaincy tenure for India on Thursday (September 16), stating he will relinquish the leadership...

Tymal Mills The Hundred T20 World Cup

Tymal Mills should lead England’s bowling attack in the T20 World Cup

Tymal Mills has been out of England’s white-ball squad for more than five years now. Reappearing back problems have hindered his progress at the international...

Ravindra Jadeja

India’s rigidness with four-seamer theory is hurting Ravindra Jadeja 

A review taken out of desperation in the first innings at Headingley summed up Ravindra Jadeja’s troubles batting with India’s ‘tail’. Jadeja...

Pujara and Rahane, two wounded fighters steer India to the path of glory

Heading into Day 4 at Lord’s, there was an unavoidable sense of doom and gloom about the places of Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane. Another set of failures in...

Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane haven't enjoyed great returns in Test cricket since 2020 | Individual Pics: BCCI

In defense of India’s experienced trio

Cricket is all about narratives set by the media, the fans and the commentators. And Indian cricket is full of narratives because of the involvement of a vast fanbase....

ENG vs IND: India need this to not be a false dawn with KL Rahul

The only downside to the ever-classy KL Rahul finding his mojo and playing well is that you’ll have opinions full of recency bias around his performance in...

Chance for Rohit Sharma to earn the respect his Test career deserves

The idea of Rohit Sharma opening the batting in Tests may have garnered a lot more support over time, but we all know how it was received at the beginning. Before Rohit...

Ben Stokes

Ben Stokes’ honest admission on mental health a tribute to ECB’s player-friendly approach to pandemic

It was not the first time that Ben Stokes had embodied England’s heart and soul on a cricket field, their willingness to keep the fight going with the defeat...

Blitz in Colombo offers a glimpse into Prithvi Shaw’s future in the ODI side

There was something poetic about Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw opening the batting in the first ODI in Colombo against Sri Lanka. The two Delhi Capitals (DC) stars...

Opportunity for Krunal Pandya to earn some breathing space

Let’s accept it. Not much of what happens over the next two weeks in Sri Lanka is going to have a long-term influence on India’s white-ball fortunes. They...