Rahul Ravikumar

Asia Cup 2018: Hit or miss, the Rohit Sharma dichotomy

Even as India’s top-order cut through Hong Kong like a hot knife through a brick of butter on Tuesday, the one stutter they suffered set the Twitterati tongues wagging.

19 Sep 2018

Mystery Varun excited before maiden outing in big league

I had complained once before.

15 Sep 2018

India vs England: Rare off-day but pacers give hope

And, I was impressed by their fitness levels.

11 Sep 2018

Like Virat Kohli in 2014 tour, KL Rahul finds wrong foot forward in English conditions 

If 134 runs in 10 innings was the abysmal statistic that the current India skipper had to take back home with him, Rahul has one more chance to make his 150 runs, 9 innings burden slightly lesser.

10 Sep 2018

Low-blow for Indian bowlers as England lower order swells total to 332 

Dead rubber or otherwise, England’s lower-order just refuses to roll over.

09 Sep 2018

All-Grounder? Hardik Pandya's woeful England Test series run sparks debate

Apart from burying India’s hopes of building a solid foreign CV, the 1-3 series loss that England doled out at the Rose Bowl has also opened up another big can of worms.

05 Sep 2018

Cordon of certainty in India revival

NOT often will you come across highlight packages of Test matches where one fielder reels away seven times in celebration after completing a catch. Even as India were one wicket away from what would e

27 Aug 2018

Swinging fortunes of James Anderson

Indians stand a better chance against Anderson if they use front foot to negate movement.

16 Aug 2018

Point Blank: Off Target as India's struggles in England

Despite arriving in England early for limited-over series, India’s struggles in Tests have been compounded by lack of red-ball preparation.

14 Aug 2018

Hardik Pandya: Neither here, nor there in game's longer format

Included in Test XI for his all-round abilities, Pandya has not proved his worth either with bat or ball so far.

07 Aug 2018

TNPL: After slow start, Thalaivan Sargunam brings X-factor to the forefront against Veerans

Before the start of this TNPL season, Siechem Madurai Panthers veteran KB Arun Karthik had singled out X Thalaivan Sargunam for the “firepower” he brought with his blade.

27 Jul 2018

TNPL: Siechem Madurai Panthers high on mystery spinner Varun Chakravathi

As a net bowler for IPL champions Chennai Super Kings this season, he’d been pitted against his fair share of willow-wielding berserkers.

27 Jul 2018

Dragons consolidate top spot, but life at the death remains a concern
 

On Tuesday evening at the NPR College cricket ground in Natham, Dindigul Dragons skipper Narayan Jagadeesan stood with a wry look on his face, executing a perfect double teapot while doing so.

25 Jul 2018

Pacer Krishnamoorthy Vignesh looks to make break count

Even as injuries took away the other two names next season, the Thiruvallur native served as one of his state’s very few silver linings, topping his team’s dismissals chart with 24 scalps.

24 Jul 2018

League stable: Three full house TNPL games testament to domestic premier leagues' success 

T20 competitions organised by state associations are not only becoming regular, they have started functioning as a second feeder line, reports Rahul Ravikumar

22 Jul 2018