Rahul Ravikumar

Batting benefits of progress with ball

Baba Aparajith has been having a ball in the ongoing Vijay Hazare Trophy. In a very literal sense, that is.

11 Oct 2019

Pace duo gets TN up and running

Racking up wins on the field can be one hell of a salve, especially when things off it aren’t exactly going your way.

30 Sep 2019

Before domestic marathon, Tamil Nadu pick up pace in Tiruppur

It’s that time of the year w­h­en Tamil Nadu’s cricketers are really pulling their socks up.

14 Sep 2019

Far from flooded terrain, Kerala plot mission next in Chennai

And, more than technical nuances and subtleties, Baby feels that the long rope that Whatmore has given to him and his fellow players has been the catalyst behind Kerala’s rise.

27 Aug 2019

India's pace battery gets stronger with Navdeep Saini's addition

Seven — with Navdeep’s inclusion, that’s how many 140-plus speedsters India have — is a lucky number, indeed.

05 Aug 2019

Why Ravi Shastri may be the right choice after all as Team India coach

The open backing that Shastri got from Virat Kohli in Mumbai, on the day the team left for their series against West Indies in their backyard, has resulted in a truckload of brickbats for both.

02 Aug 2019

TNPL: Sanjay rolls back time, blitzkrieg sinks Karaikudi by 110 runs

  The pitch had enough green in it to make the dry patches in the outfield envious.

25 Jul 2019

Run off the mills: Tracking journey of M Mohammed Dindigul’s TNPL cricketing hero

A few years ago, Annamalaiar Mills Colony wasn’t even Annamalaiar Mills Colony.

24 Jul 2019

Feather in TNPL cap: Using bat and ball to say no to plastic 

As a part of its corporate social responsibility initiative, the company has put in place one plastic-bottle-shredding each at both the TNPL venues in Dindigul and Tirunelveli.

23 Jul 2019

TNPL: Lokeshwar stands tall in a clash where Kovai emerge Kings

In some ways, Kanchi Veerans can be considered the Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) analogs of Delhi Capitals; they love to bank on young blood, results notwithstanding.

22 Jul 2019

TNPL: Murali Vijay shows his class, but Karaikudi cross the line

Vijay’s curriculum vitae may look white in colour, but there’s a good bit of yellow courtesy the things he’s done for Chennai Super Kings.

21 Jul 2019

TNPL: Ashwin & Co make it Dindigul’s night

R Ashwin, the skipper of Dindigul Dragons, had come back into their fold after chewing up and spitting out a boatload of County batsmen in England over the last month or so.

20 Jul 2019

How proper planning has set the stage for hassle-free TNPL in Dindigul

Considering the ongoing water crisis, it wouldn't be wrong to think that even the TNPL bandwagon is also going to hit a major roadblock.

19 Jul 2019

Stage set for fourth edition of TNPL to unearth new talent

And a man who was handed a cheque worth Rs 8.4 crore last December, one among the only two milliondollar Indian packages in this year’s IPL.

18 Jul 2019