Flamboyant Future of Test Cricket

Source So we are back at it again. It has become fashionable these days for players recently retired from the game to lament about the future of the oldest form of the game – Test Cricket. A new entrant in this list is a former England captain Andrew Strauss who…

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Catches win matches?

Just when all thought it is over, it isn’t! We all heard about how India’s dismal fielding let them down in the recently concluded test series. But when checked ball by ball (literally!), it surprisingly turned out that England has displayed far worse performance in fielding. Let’s dive into the…

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Curtains on #IndvsEng series – Fame and Shame

With England thrashing India 3-1, it could not have been more clinical than this. As the test series is over now, it is worthwhile to ponder upon the results we had over the series. This is the 4th post in the #IndvdEng test series. The first one covered an analysis…

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India outside Sub-Continent: A recipe for disaster

India vs England test series is turning out to be crazy when you think about numbers associated with it. After the first test, Trent Bridge turned out to be a batting paradise for the tailendars amongst all the grounds in England. Then the historic Lord’s win saw an uncanny resemblance…

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Do the legends know when it’s over?

The first thing that comes to mind when we talk of cricketers like Ricky Ponting, Sanath Jayasuriya, Sachin Tendulkar, Vivian Richards, etc. is about them being amongst the greatest to have played this game. There’s something else too which is common. Let’s have a look at this interesting statistics:      …

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