An Emotional Beginning

If there is something that can provide immense pleasure to a cricket enthusiast, it is the beginning of an exhilarating Test cricket series between 2 top class cricketing nations. India is playing Australia in Australia. Both nations have created unforgettable cricketing moments in the past. Be it the 2001, Laxman…

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He Will Have The Last Laugh, Yet Again!!

“They asked him to guard and he stood there strong, They asked him to hold the sword and he held the weapon without a question asked, Had they even asked for his life, he would have laid himself down with a smile, But they asked him to step aside, and…

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“I wish he lived, to fight another day”

Source The cricketing universe mourns today, the end of the battle with life, fought by Phil Hughes, a talented lad who introduced himself to the cricketing arena with back to back centuries in his only second test and that too against the fiery Steyn and Morkel and the youngest to…

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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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