Evils like spot and match-fixing have hounded cricket for decades. Surprisingly, it is now that this Board seems to have woken up to the harsh realities. The proposals as set out by interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya are stern but they also make me question why it took so long for these measures to see the light of day.
Asking the government to popularize a niche event like Indian F1 is really asking too much from a political set-up that has failed to provide basic needs of life for 66 years.
He may have a long way to go before a more permanent position at the helm of Indian cricket. Virat Kohli though is in cruise-mode on the right track which leads to captaincy.
Three teams came into this tournament with a lot of promise. It is not their defeats but the manner in which they played which left a lot more to be desired from.
Asthma and Cricket 1999 by EA Sports for PC brought an end to my playing days. Cable television and sports journalism staged a revival. Following the passion since. Blindly.
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