Criticism is a part and parcel of every sportsman’s career. There has been no athlete who hasn’t faced criticism in his career. Sometimes it has been due to his inability to perform to his potential and sometimes due to his actions and behaviour outside his profession. It is the fans that make the players so … Continue reading Have Fans Crossed the Line When It Comes To Criticising MS Dhoni?
When Yuvraj Singh walked out to bat at the fall of the second wicket during Sunrisers Hyderabad’s season opener against the Royal Challengers Bangalore on 5 April, there was a sense of fearlessness in his eyes that could only be associated with the Yuvraj Singh six or seven years back. The Southpaw’s intimidating stature, confident … Continue reading Why This is Going to be Yuvraj Singh’s IPL
Dinesh Karthik is one of those Indian players who got numerous opportunities to prove their mettle at the international level but could not churn out consistent performances to cement their place in the team. Karthik was considered to be the best among the young wicketkeeper batsmen known in the domestic circuit a decade ago. And … Continue reading Can Dinesh Karthik’s Blazing Form Be a Champions Trophy Ticket?
A Piece for The Quint on the three flag bearers of Afghanistan Cricket-Nabi, Rashid and Shahzad. Afghanistan Cricket has come a long way in a pretty short span of time. When other associate nations like Scotland and Ireland have failed to deliver, despite showing promise in the initial years, Afghanistan has produced great results with limited amount of resources. Click … Continue reading Nabi, Rashid and Shahzad:The Flag-bearers of Afghanistan Cricket
A Piece for The Quint highlighting seven of those T20I innings that lit up 2016. In an era in which the possibility of the co-existence of all the three formats of cricket has been questioned and doubted every time, the year 2016 has shown how beautiful the game can become if the three forms of the game are given equal … Continue reading Seven T20I Innings that Lit up 2016