Why should boys have all the fun?

Women cricket team photo This is the 21st century. Today, we see women successful in every field. Women rights are stressed upon in each sector. The traditional / sexist notions about women being a second fiddle to a man have been abated or at least the oppression has started to…

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Singapore Cricket Club – Cricket in the nation of Merlion!

Priyansh Maru is a Product Manager by profession. He loves reading, writing, watching and playing cricket. Follow his blog at http://priyanshmaru.blogspot.in/   A hot sunny afternoon! My wife and I were exploring Singapore in a private city tour – the extravagant Marina Bay Sands, the famed Singapore Flyer, the bustling Little…

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MS Dhoni to Step Up as Player-Coach?

Mithileysh Sathiyanarayanan is an England National Cricket League (NCL) player and a cricket enthusiast. London: Is it possible for the BCCI and CAC to give MS Dhoni the player-coach status?   After some tumultuous weeks in Indian cricket, the news of Virat Kohli-Anil Kumble controversy broke out and has left…

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Indian Cricket needs Anil Kumble in the Dressing Room

 Mithileysh Sathiyanarayanan is an England National Cricket League (NCL) player and a cricket enthusiast London: It’s nigh impossible to reconcile ourselves to the rift between the coach, Anil Kumble, and the national cricket team. Kumble has stepped down as India’s cricket coach. In fact, Anil Kumble’s one-year contract had come…

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What Doesn’t Kill You, Only Makes You Stronger

I am glad India did not win the ICC Champions Trophy Final against Pakistan. Yes you read it right! I repeat, I am glad that India did not win the ICC Champions Trophy Final against Pakistan. Call me a ‘Deshdrohi’ or call me a monster for making this blasphemous statement.…

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R. Ashwin – The Bowling Mafia

As a kid when I went over the scorecard of the cricket matches that did not involve India, I could easily predict the bowler who would have taken most of the wickets. For Pakistan – either Wasim bhai or Waqar; For Australia – most probably McGrath; For Sri Lanka –…

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