Phew ! So it’s really happening then. I don’t even know what has hit me, but It definitely is falling apart. The sinking feeling is taking its toll. As a 10 year old boy, all I wanted to do was play Cricket. I clearly remember, our teacher asking us Fifth graders, what we wanted to […]Read more "One Last time – Sachin Sachin!"
With too many eyeballs and cricketing trolls waiting to devour on the flesh and skin of the Indian cricket team before the start of the Australian tour, It was always going to become a tour worth forgetting or worth remembering for the Indian Cricket fan. Worth forgetting because of the Indian team’s dismal performances in […]Read more "Cheteshwar Pujara- A Poster Boy for India’s Test Cricketing future"
The curfew in the valley still hasn’t been lifted. The streets still seem to have no names. The silence which continues to haunt most of his hometown, has not yet deterred Parvez Rasool, the 23 year old Jammu and Kashmir all-rounder, who wielded his spinning wand on the visiting Australian team’s fortune, on the opening day of the Board […]Read more "Parvez Rasool – Valley’s reason to Smile"
These are testing times for the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). I don’t know If it’s the team’s bad fortune, that’s rubbing off or just pure plain karma. The string pullers are certainly being pulled this time around. The Fair trade regulator Competition Commission has charged the Cricket governing body with a whooping penalty of […]Read more "Are the String pullers (BCCI) of Cricket, being pulled this time around"
It’s April 3, 2006 the 3rd ODI between the India England series at Fatorda, Margao. James Anderson is bowling the 48th over with the then India wicketkeeper, Mahendra Singh Dhoni playing at the strikers end. The cricketing world for the first time witnessed what we now call the Dhoni invented & patented ‘Helicopter-Shot’. [embedplusvideo […]Read more "Why Helicopter-Shot ?"