"Enigmas don't age; they grow stronger with time" 2 April 2011. It's the World Cup Finals at Mumbai. It doesn’t get bigger than this. India off to a shaky start as the demigod and the marauder from Nazafgarh, Delhi have been sent...
For the most part of their ODI Cricket sojourn, England never exuded aggression or showed any semblance of it at least with the bat. Traditionally, English batting in the limited - over format revolved around batsmen who never caused any...
It's July 3, 2018. It's a buzzing, sunny bright day here in Harare. The evening sun is out and it seems that a day well spent is coming to a close. Cricket's been in the air. The home team's been busy. A...
Dilruwan Perera has been a late bloomer. After playing his first few games at 25, he was dropped for six years and returned back to become a perfect partner for Rangana Herath. An immediate call-up and being left in the...
There was a sense of urgency to everything that Jos Buttler did during the IPL. It would soon become a gaping void when he left his Rajasthan Royals right before the playoffs. For some, the national duties cannot be left...
The greats glitter in the gloom. They are not worried by remorse. They disallow defeats to crush their spirits. The greats, despite being hurt, simply move on. Mignon Du Preez didn’t allow the disappointment of that 2017 World Cup semi-final against England...
If you were to understand the respect West Indies women's hold in the game or what they represent, there may be other ways to remember the current defending champions of the ICC Women's World T20. There may be non-laborious ways...
There’s something about the Afghanistan side. They have this raw energy and unbridled passion for the game that you can’t keep your eyes away from them, knowing well that most other sides play with the same passion. It's almost like...
It's a joy when the red ball meets the middle of the blade to disappear into the stands. And it's even a bigger joy when the red or white cherry is able to breach past watchful defences to disturb...
After the retirement of MS Dhoni from Tests, Wridhiman Saha was a permanent member of Indian test team. He contributed well behind the stumps as well as with the bat. He scored 1164 runs in 32 Tests with 3...