A team's coach is the unsung hero behind the scenes. In this edition of the Indian Premier League, here is a closer look at the men who plan off the field so that the players perform on it.
For the pure cricket fan, it hardly matters how much power India enjoy in cricket's corridors of power. Nothing is sweeter than a victory on a cricket field. The beauty of the game is the ultimate!
Is Team India captain Mehendra Singh Dhoni feeling the pressure of captaincy or simply running out of ideas?
BCCI needs to set its own house in order and help improve India's overseas performances before aiming to take control of the way the sport is governed.
While New Zealand await India with quick, bouncy tracks, it is perhaps, the best opportunity for a young Indian side to get rid of their reputation of being poor performers on green tops.
His eight over against Australia at Mohali was inexcusable. Even unpardonable perhaps. To label Ishant Sharma as the worst in the ongoing series vs Australia or the worst in the Indian team though would be equally appalling. Here's why.
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.
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.
Fans of Indian origin in England may or may not have struck a balance between two cultures but when the Indian cricket team takes to the field, it is the Tricolour that trumps the Union Jack.
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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