In a country where the surname Goswami spruces up an immensity of sudden reaction that you might not be accustomed to seeing, remotely connected in any way to the world of sports, least of all- Cricket, Jhulan has climbed...
16,000 international runs, 38 centuries, 2 triple hundreds and now, in addition to an outgrown stubble, that could become a beard- nearly 10 million Twitter followers. That's more than the population of Sweden + Norway. Gosh, how does Virender...
Dravid finally earned it. But only after retiring. Laxman's earned it as well. Despite the BCCI not conferring upon him a farewell that was lavished on others he played alongside. Kallis? Probably wouldn't care too much. To many, quite...
Cricket never quite ceases from surprising us. Often, in a manner, you'd liken to a bull offering its own horns to the spectators before the crowds run for cover with the beast uncaged. Right from the purview of rewarding...
A Test bowling average that stands at par with the legendary Andy Roberts and fares better than the likes of Srinath, Steve Harmison and, compatriots- Mitchell Johnson and Brett Lee. A miserly economy rate, more economical than the likes...
Winning at home in front of regaling fans is a feeling like no other. It’s special beyond words. But when a West Indies wins, a rarity in world cricket, the Caribbean sun, it seems, begins to beam ever so...
He is nearing an ecstatic 4000-run mark in the IPL. He has collected in excess of 500 IPL runs from the last 10 games. His side is standing firmly at #4 on the current IPL 2017 charts with 6...
“Did I entertain?”, a question was asked by a somewhat exasperated figure of a packed Barbados crowd on April 21, 2007, with Kensington Oval accommodating hundreds of thousands of teary-eyed in attendance. Millions watched the proceedings on television sets....
  Nearing 38, with a sore back and some sudden run-ins with a string of low scores in the T20Is, a format he so cherishes, life hasn’t been particularly exciting for the Universe Boss. The phenomenon of occurrence of a ‘Gayle-storm’-...
http://www.livemint.com/rf/Image-621x414/LiveMint/Period1/2015/12/22/Photos/rahuldravid-kPbH--621x414@LiveMint.jpg Rahul Dravid! This isn’t just a name. It is a celebration of the spirit of cricket. And that of furthering one’s own talent so exceptionally that what it fetches in the end, is a marvel that is long treasured....