The “DRAVIDIAN” Style Of Play

Welcome 2015 – the year in which cricket’s most prestigious tournament returns to Australia and New Zealand. I distinctly remember waking up to the news of the fastest ODI hundred record being broken on the morning of 1st January 2014. Afridi ( whose record had been bettered ) and innumerable…

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Will we miss Him? – World Cup without the Master after 28 years

Source In the history of One Day International cricket, there have been 10 World Cup tournaments in 44 years. And CWC 2015 would be the 11th. For those, who don’t follow the game much, it would be a surprise that Sachin represented India in 6 of those tournaments. And I…

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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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