Harsha Bhogle sack vs Ravi Shastri sack Indians are so obsessed with worshiping stars and hating authorities that the end objective is often missed out. Few months ago, social media was up in arms on Harsha Bhogle’s sacking from the … Continue reading Ravi Shastri denied re-selection reeks of unfairness & bickering camps
My List of Top ten reasons to watch IPL5 I have survived one third of IPL – BCCI’s, 75 match, torture package to rival India’s saas-bahu teleserials and England’s Football Premier League. Reports state while viewership for IPL5 has dropped marginally, it’s still a top draw by television standards. No rocket science this – any sane person would prefer watching Sreevats Goswami to enduring Arnab Goswami or ogle at voluptuous cheer leaders gyrating than at baldy ACP Pradyuman prancing. There is indeed not much to choose between the hopeless “what the doctor ordered” IPL commentary team or the early morning religious … Continue reading DADAGIRI, GAYLESTORM & THE HIGH MAINTENANCE, LOW PERFORMANCE BOYS
Indian fans have started raising hopes after they saw their batsmen hit 400 at Sydney. A total reached with some amount of labour, with four batsmen crossing 60 (Ashwin being second highest scorer for India in series, so far, should … Continue reading INDIA SHOULD NOT OVER READ THE 400 AT SCG
I have watched with amazement how Andrew Symonds has been made to enjoy his time at “Bigg Boss – Season Five” – an Indian based television reality show. Around four years ago he was the country’s top most villain after “Sydneygate … Continue reading Cricket: Ten controversial Aussies who can make to Bigg Boss
(The following series has been written solely to put a smile across faces of beleaguered Indian fans. The statistical coincidences mentioned below shouldn’t be misinterpreted as anything other than humour) With the Oval Test seemingly having the familiar nightmarish look … Continue reading Have they made it large enough?
Last week was very unique. As the weekend neared, all forms of media (print to social) went ballistic with plethora of tributes to Rahul Dravid. An emotional country and an extremely loyal, obedient son – the perfect combination for overflowing … Continue reading Cricket@saans bahu serial!
Our cricket team needs to be thankful to Anna Hazare, Kiran Bedi and their anti-corruption movement. New Delhi’s Ramlila Maidan has taken away all camera lenses from our under-performing multi-millionaires and spared them of an extended, painful, never ending post … Continue reading One Dravid, ten Goliaths & five redemption ODIs