Dec
06

And we are No.1

Not justified? Why should anyone justify – ICC put a ranking system in place 8 years back agreeable to all test playing nations and we passed through that system to gain the top spot. So all those who are shouting hoarse as to how India does not deserve to be at the top, please shout… Continue reading »

Mar
22

Day 4 and 5 @ Wankhede:

India had probably done all the wrong it could on the first three days of the match and with the track assisting spinners somewhat here was a chance to redeem some pride in the match.With my husband scheduled to fly home in the evening, I could only watch the first two sessions of the day.… Continue reading »

Mar
20

Day 2 and 3 @Wankhede:

Day 2:Day one wasn’t perfect and gave the crowd all the more reason to show their disappointment with Dravid for depriving them of watching Sehwag and Sachin’s batting on a fine Sunday. Every mistake committed by the captain was followed by chants of ‘We want Dada or Saurav’. And believe me that was not music… Continue reading »

Mar
18

Day 1 @ Wankhede

If you are watching a match at the stadium there are a few norms you must follow:– Get to the stadium early to see the players practice– On day one do not miss the toss– Never ever miss the first and last ball of each day in the test match!– On the last day don’t… Continue reading »

Mar
17

Back to my Love Affair…

I started viewing cricket in the 1991-92 season and took a keen interest in the game thereafter. I kept pestering my father as to why we could not see a match live at a stadium in Mumbai. He told me that for quite sometime now India was touring abroad and had not hosted any series… Continue reading »

Mar
09

England – India: Review and Preview

Offline activities are simply not giving me enough time to blog! But I’m a strong believer in better late than never and so we go to the current series being played. In the quest for World Cup 2007, I think we are forgetting the real essence of the game, the lifeline, the highest form of… Continue reading »

Jun
02

Agreed for once

I actually think it’s a good suggestion by Miandad. I was thinking of writing an article on why Bangladesh needs to go back to being a non-test playing nation and start from scratch. Ever since their debut in 2000 against India at home. They have shown no sparks or talent to be up with the… Continue reading »

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