Rahul Dravid retires

The first of India’s modern batting greats to do so, Rahul Dravid has hung up his spikes at the age of 39. Ever since his international bow at Lord’s in 1996, he has been one of cricket’s preeminent ...

Mumbai Indians win Nokia CLT20 2011

Having won the toss and elected to bat first, Mumbai Indians stuttered to an unimposing total of 139 from their 20 overs in the CLT20 2011 final against Royal Challengers Bangalore. Tillakaratne Dils...

Nokia CLT20 semi finals preview and prediction

There has been some good cricket and some poor thus far in the 2011 Champions League Twenty20. The South Africans choked once again and Somerset find themselves in the final stages of yet another maj...

Nokia CLT20 – a tournament too far?

Pardon my cynicism, but the Champions League t20 has rather been passing me by. The games that I have caught have been low scoring and played out before empty stadia. This isn’t the vision of glitz a...