How Shane Warne led Rajasthan Royals to the IPL title in 2008

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Shane Warne and the Rajasthan Royals Dream Season Shane Warne and the Rajasthan Royals. A dream duo? On this date 12 years ago, the very first Indian Premier League bowled off and it set in a motion a cricket revolution in the following years. The tournament and this version of the “Gentlemen’s Game” have caused […] READ MORE


Assessing Ireland’s Spin Depth

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In recent news, perhaps the Irish border ‘backstop’ was crucial to a Brexit deal defeat but when you poke your nose around in a cricketing context, you could see the Irish spin depth with bowlers providing a measure of last resort whenever they play at home on pitches greener than a bottle of Chartreuse. On […] READ MORE


Farewell, Rangana Herath

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A despairing dive, agonizingly falling short by a millimeter or two from safety and that was it, Rangana Herath’s last act on a cricketing field. Not a fitting way to end for the game’s best left arm bowler but certainly a one that was emblematic of his whole cricketing journey. Fighting till the very end […] READ MORE


Asia Cup: Team Of The Tournament

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The Asia Cup came to an end with an enthralling last ball finish between India and Bangladesh. India claimed the Asia Cup title for seventh time and on the other hand Bangladesh reminded us that they are a force to reckon with. Time to look at the stars who shone brightly in this edition of […] READ MORE


Ravindra Jadeja Makes ODI Comeback With Stunning Spell

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Ability matters a lot in a cricketer’s career, but luck has its equal share too. The luck factor has bound to have had a great effect in the career of a cricketer, be it be in a debut match or in a comeback game. A similar script was seen in yesterday’s Super Four game between […] READ MORE


India Underwhelm In Tour Match Against Essex

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India Underwhelm In Tour Match Against Essex India’s batsmen struggled in their Tour Match against Essex, prior to their five match Test series against England. Shikhar Dhawan and Cheteshwar Pujara failed twice and have left the composition of India’s top order uncertain. To add to India’s woes, their fast bowling unit were unable to blow […] READ MORE


India’s Long Season Ahead And The Afghan Threat To Begin

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India’s Long Season Ahead and The Afghan Threat To Begin After a hectic IPL schedule, where either you play a match or you travel on any given day, Virat Kohli’s men are well rested and are now charging up in Bengaluru to kick off their new season. While Virat Kohli has a neck injury which […] READ MORE


IPL Auction 2018: Five Players To Watch Out For

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It is that time of the season. That time when the cricketing world sees money spent in millions. It is the 2018 IPL Auction. With teams having played their first cards by announcing their retained players, the next step is to assemble a team to win the coveted IPL Trophy, now in its eleventh season. […] READ MORE



India vs Sri Lanka: Third Test Preview

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Five Tests. Four Months. Four Crushing Defeats. One Nervy Draw. This has been Sri Lanka’s report card over two test series’ against India. If a 0-3 drubbing at Home earlier in July this year was not enough, they were beaten comprehensively in the second Test in Nagpur after a nerve-wracking draw in Kolkata. The caravan […] READ MORE