A Paradigm Shift of Cricket – The Game

This article is written as an entry for Harsha Bhogle’s Bloggers Dream Team. On March 1, 2015, Kumar Sangakkara scored a scintillating 117* off 86 balls against England. His innings was graced with piercing drives, dismissive pulls and a touch of his own elegance. Sri Lanka chased down 310 like…

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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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A day when Legends took the field again

As this exhibition match comes to an end, I think it is time to reflect upon what is about this game which still pulls me to switch on the TV. What is it that I couldn’t stop of thinking of ways and means I could catch up on the action…

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Rajasthan Royals – The True Winners

RR: Combination of talent and opportunity

In the terms of mathematical logic, if we define set A as ‘Talent’ and set B as ‘Opportunity’, the intersection of the two sets can be called ‘Rajasthan Royals’. Being a cricket fanatic, I would suggest you to ride the train from the local suburbs to Churchgate, walk to the…

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It is Time to Wear the Pragmatic Lens, because IPL seems to be in a Mess

“Can you really put a cap on what shockers the game of Cricket can produce? Can anyone just write off a team at any stage? Are the fans really assured of their team’s victory when it scores 200 odd runs in a T20 match? Do you really believe that miracles…

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I am the Master of my Fate, I am the Captain of my Soul

There are seldom moments in life when you choose your heart over better judgement and Mumbai Indian’s victory yesterday against the Rajasthan Royals was one of those numerous occasions especially for cricket lovers like me. While there are evidences that say the game was but just a script being played…

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