BCCI’s drug stance a concern to cricket

The BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India) is the most powerful body in cricket. India commands by far and away the largest market for the sport which in turn generates the largest revenues. Mo...

World T20 semi finals preview and prediction

The World T20 is fast rumbling towards its conclusion and the wheat has been sorted from the chaff. We predicted that England and India would advance to this stage, along with South Africa and Austra...

Time for Dhoni to step aside

It is always sad when a great player reaches the twilight of their career. You start remembering the incredible feats that they achieved both individually and as part of a collective, start thinking ...

Why have India gone with Rohit Sharma at three?

I’ll start with an admission here: I’ve never rated Rohit Sharma as a Test cricketer. His ODI exploits, with two double centuries to his name, have seemingly cemented his reputation in short-form obs...

IPL 2015 update

With 36 of the 56 group games gone, we thought we would have a quick look at how the 2015 Indian Premier League is panning out and try to have a guess at who the top four will be. With the table look...

IPL 2015 ones to watch, preview and predicition

From the big hitting of the World Cup, now to the big hitting of the Indian Premier League, which is back in 2015 for its eighth season. Where this once felt like a jumpy upstart of a competition, it...

2015 ICC World Cup semi-final Australia Vs India

After New Zealand came out on top of a pulsating tussle against South Africa in Auckland, it’s over to Sydney for the second semi shootout, between fellow co-hosts Australia and the defending champio...