Category: Opinion

Why Suresh Raina is more Mr IPL than just 'Chinna Thala'

Why Suresh Raina is more Mr IPL than just ‘Chinna Thala’

“Why everybody has to call him ‘Chinna Thala’? ,” a friend, who is a legit Chennai Super Kings fan, asked me when we were discussing about Suresh...

Prashanth Satish: Commentary gems, stories and a look at the journey of the very special Harsha Bhogle

It’s not every day that you find a 19-year-old boy from an average Indian household doing stints of cricket commentary with the All India Radio and to be the...

A Time When the Planet Stands Still – Living in a World Without Cricket

As I type these words, the COVID-19 disease caused by the transmission of the novel Coronavirus continues to wreak havoc across the world, taking innumerable lives,...

RCB’s woes – captaincy or poor team composition?

Royal Challengers Banglore, one of the most star-studded teams in franchise cricket, performed miserably in the last three seasons of the Indian Premier League. Bagging...

Sourav Ganguly : From a fearless leader to a political puppet

When you talk about Sourav Ganguly, what is the first thing that comes to your mind? Maybe the wild shirt celebration at Lord’s in the NatWest series final in 2002, or...

IPL

How will BCCI ensure workload management of injury-prone players during IPL?

Workload management is back in focus ahead of the IPL, in another World Cup year, and the BCCI plans to take extra care of injury-prone players like Shikhar Dhawan,...

Indian Women's Cricket Team

How the narrative around the Indian women’s cricket team is changing

The Indian Women’s Cricket team were stipulated to take on England in the semi-final of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup at the SCG but the weather had other ideas....

India’s T20 World Cup win could start a major breakthrough: Brett Lee

He will be supporting Australia for sure but former pacer Brett Lee feels an Indian victory in Sunday’s T20 Word Cup final could be a “start of a major...

ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Final: Veterans Smriti Mandhana and Harmanpreet Kaur need to step up for the final

Right, the stage is set. The biggest game in the history of women’s cricket in India is due on Sunday when the Women in Blue will take part in their maiden World Cup...

Ricky Ponting on Monday picked India skipper Virat Kohli to lead his all-star Test team of the decade, which featured four English players.

Does Virat Kohli lose objectivity when things don’t go his way?

After the dismal and disappointing defeat to New Zealand in the first Test where Virat Kohli’s men were squashed over by 10 wickets, the skipper took to the media....