Catastrophe 2019 Ignore the amount of ‘excess cricket; groans you hear from Indian fans across the year; a World Cup exit still remains a catastrophe. For the next three days, social media and mainstream media will erupt with post-mortem analysis, … Continue reading Cricket: Gone in 45 mins, Team India we still love you to bits
India won a fascinating Test series vs England 4-0 with five starting players injured, four tosses lost, thrice the opposition scoring 400 or more scores, two innings defeats and one Test drawn. Ask any fan and if Men in Blue start a … Continue reading Cricket: India are worthy No. 1 ranked test team away from home too
I normally don’t review past releases unless it’s a hidden gem and strongly reccomended. However I saw ‘Death of a Gentleman’ on Netflix, on insistence from couple of Facebook Cricket group members, and felt the need to highlight the convenient … Continue reading Movie Review: Death of a Gentleman is racist, convenient, ignores facts & bashes BCCI & ECB
As Team India takes on the world, some of my friends in the capital city struck up with an idea to give a battle cry for the Indian team. ?Buck Up India? is a tribute to the efforts the men in blue put in and a cheering song for fans. It already has close to 7000 hits in You Tube. As Team India takes on the world, some of my friends in the capital city struck up with an idea to give a battle cry for the Indian team. “Buck Up India” is a tribute to the efforts the Men … Continue reading Buck Up India: Anthem by Delhi fans for Men in Blue’s ICC World Cup campaign
Reflecting on the unbelievable set of results which have taken place in the current (2011-2012) cricket season and wonders whether bookies are the only species making hay in the sun. The ICC world cup was the last tournament, where the … Continue reading ARE ALL CRICKET MATCHES GETTING FIXED?
Three exciting tests were played recently and here’s a comparison of their numbers: Test Runs Wickets Avg R/O Overs Pacers Spinners A 841 40 21.0 3.0 285 53% 48% B 969 35 27.7 3.2 299 37% 63% C 663 32 … Continue reading C’MON ICC STOP BRANDING TURNING WICKETS AS BAD
Human beings are hypocrites, lack reasoning and can be easily manipulated. This was my conclusion after running through the thousands of updates on social media on Asif, Amir and Salman – the three cricketers banned in cricket’s yet another match … Continue reading Asif, Salman & Amir are just scapegoats of a filthy system
Despite their numerous flaws, BCCI’s dictatorial ways of functioning has its positives and they need to be given a pat, once in a while There is little doubt that BCCI deserves more credit than what it gets. This … Continue reading Cricket: In Defence of the Devil