Between the ideal and the idol exists a real world of success, failure, beauty and the ugliness that defines human beings.
01 Dec 2018
And like the late Jasdev Singh would always be hopeful, so too will all Indians that India will repeat its 1975 performance.
26 Nov 2018
Many would argue that these are great words full of passion from a cricketer whose sole motto while leading his team is to win the game.
24 Nov 2018
Australia, the land of the self-assured, and many would say smug, cricketers while playing on home territory, are today a nation in turmoil.
19 Nov 2018
Virat Kohli, India’s pride and neighbour’s envy, is one such celebrity who is in the news all the time, and not always for the right reasons.
11 Nov 2018
A s India head to Australia for another searing examination of their skills away from home, an important aspect of the game — the ball — is at the centre of discussions.
03 Nov 2018
Though the rot runs deep and wide, predictably England and Australia have reacted with strong denials that their players can’t be involved in such activities.
27 Oct 2018
Cricket as a sport has been battling many corruption charges, none more damaging to its integrity than the scourge of match-fixing.
17 Oct 2018
In the excitement of unearthing probably a rare, real batting talent in Prithvi Shaw, let us not recreate a fantasy world in which Indian cricket is back on the rails and looking at a great future ahe
06 Oct 2018
Leading the Indian side in the Asia Cup in Dubai, Rohit Sharma has been an enigmatic figure of Indian cricket.
29 Sep 2018
When the prime motive becomes to earn and move on, who cares if the debris left behind could produce an unbearable stench?
22 Sep 2018
For reasons not hard to explain, the focus has now shifted from Kohli, the run-machine, to Kohli the captain.
15 Sep 2018
Even for the worst critic of this Indian team, the series defeat in England and the shocking batting collapse of the top as well as the lower order, has been very disappointing.
09 Sep 2018
The damning revelation of a top player-bookie nexus by former Narcotics Control Bureau head BB Misra, who was probing match fixing allegations, should leave the cricketing world worried.
24 Aug 2018
The Indian cricket team is realising to its utter discomfort, how uncertain and unpredictable sports is and that it never pays to be arrogant.
18 Aug 2018