There's a catch with overwhelmingly good talent. It seems like it's getting wasted or so because it seems effortless. And, yet, it also seems somehow inexhaustible. It works on the imagination. Doesn't it? Kevin Pietersen, it could be said, has been one such...
A freakish injury in teenage years, questions about his commitment to Zimbabwe Cricket. Low remunerations as a professional cricketer, an inconsistent team often finding it’s own place under the sun. And above all, the lure of taking steps for...
When the 5-match India-West Indies ODI series was announced back in May this year, not many Indian fans were thrilled. Most were groaning outright for the boredom that they presumed awaited them. But discussing that openly might not be...
It's April 3, 2016. The West Indies have won something, that given their current waning fortunes, sounds like an urban legend. Nonetheless, it's the toss. Putting England to bat, Bravo and Brathwaite, with 3 wickets apiece, are smiling at the end...
At first glance, Jason Holder might appear as an aggressive paceman, much like the shining stars of his West Indies’ elite cricketing past. But while Cricket might serve a great ticket to visit nostalgia, it’s the present where truth rests....
Life, it’s said, is what happens to you when you are busy making other plans. Had that not been the case then Sikandar Raza, from Sialkot in Pakistan, who dreamt of flying fighter jets for Pakistan Air force wouldn’t have...
"I apologise to Anil Bhai, I really do," admitted Indian Cricket Captain and Anushka Sharma's only fan from Team India, Virat Kohli. Adding further, "Jumbo's contribution to Indian Cricket is undeniably great and much greater than Ramesh Powar's and therefore, for...
No matter, which team you support, you always feel good when South Africa win. Perhaps it’s South Africa’s ubiquity in the game that a million plus fans want De Villiers’ team to untangle its hold of the choker tag. And regardless...
Not for nothing are Pakistan called the most unpredictable 50-over side. Before entering into the Champions Trophy, Pakistan were staring at the bottom; hanging right above the 8th placed West Indies in ICC ODI rankings. At present, they’re the...
What comes to your mind when the word Shikar Dhawan is thrown at you? Don’t like him? Like him? Here catch a Frisbee: you can no longer hide behind your Shikhar Dhawan dilemma. You love pretty much everything that Virat...