Mission 2015

World cup win after 28 years… Emotionally and physically draining.. What has Team India in store for 2015? No.1 team in ODIs  for a long time.. But are we favourites? Lets analyse crucial factors which might determine India’s chances of winning the world cup. 1) Team Strength When one compares…

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2015 Cricket World Cup

Alright, 2015 has almost arrived. But has the 2015 Cricket World Cup also arrived? Well, not quite. Maybe, the feeling is different in the host nations of Australia and New Zealand. After all, the world cup is returning to the Australian continent after 23 years! There have been a whole…

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Rayudu: “It’s special, it’s been a long wait.”

Source Yes indeed. It has been a pursuit. Was it a pursuit for recognition? Success? Or was it a mere sense of belonging at the big stage? While batting on 99, he flicked the ball to square leg, many expected a quick run to the other end, a big leap…

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What I owe to Cricket

Source When my friend rather respected person (read Gosar) mentioned to me about writing something on Cricket, I was totally confused not because I can’t write or play or watch but for the fact that I am not one of those Indians who eat, sleep and breathe cricket. I do…

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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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Teacher’s Day tribute to Sachin Tendulkar

A teacher is someone who imparts knowledge, molds our thoughts, builds our character and shows us the path for living a fulfilling and enriching life. In the Mahabharata, Eklavya mastered the art of archery just by keenly observing his guru Dronacharya from far away. Dronacharya was oblivious to the knowledge…

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