The Impact of Twenty 20 Cricket on Sport

Sam Collins and Jarrod Kimber were nothing more than two ordinary journalists before 2015. Hailing from opposite sides of cricket’s biggest rivalry, they became household names. Almost overnight. Their documentary – “Death of a Gentleman” while shedding light on the drastic fall in  popularity in test cricket, highlighted an unbelievably key component in the future

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Viswanathan Anand’s Fresh Start In World Championship Preparation

Musicians don’t retire. They stop when there’s no more music in them. There seems to be a similar kind of relationship between the game of Chess and Viswanathan Anand. He is surely certain he still has a lot of chess in him despite not having a great campaign last year, raising numerous questions in the

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Australia v India 3rd T20: Talking Points

Australia v India 3rd T20 was the perfect end to a month-long bilateral engagement between India and Australia. Shane Watson’s sparkling ton set the match nicely up. Indian bowlers regained control in the last 3 overs to restrict Australia to 197/5. Virat Kohli, Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma then gave India the ideal start to chase

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Australia v India 2nd T20: Talking Points

India put up an all round performance at Melbourne to win the Australia v India 2nd T20 handsomely by 27 runs. With this clinical win, Dhoni’s men have pocketed a T20 series for the first time in Australia. While the top 3 in the Indian batting order continued their good form from Adelaide, the bowlers

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Australia v India 4th ODI: Talking Points

In what is being termed as one of the most spectacular batting collapses of the decade, India lost 9 wickets within a space of 12 overs and went down in the 4th ODI at Canberra by 25 runs. Chasing an apparently insurmountable target of 349, the visitors were cruising at 277/1 in the 38th over,

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Chris Gayle Blasts 12 Ball Fifty In Big Bash League 2016

Chris Gayle blasted the fastest half century in T20 cricket in the Big Bash League earlier today, equaling the record set by Yuvraj Singh in 2007. Opening the innings for the Melbourne Renegades against the Adelaide Strikers today, Gayle went ballistic right from the very first over. The knock came during the Renegades’ chase of

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Australia v India 2nd ODI, Brisbane : Preview

The 1st ODI did not turn out to be a happy outing for the visitors. The Aussies now have the lead in the 5-match series going into the Australia v India 2nd ODI at Gabba, Brisbane. India, on the other hand, have a number of issues to deal with in the run up to this contest.

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Why India Lost The 1st ODI at Perth

Despite scoring a massive 309/3 in 50 overs, India lost the 1st ODI at Perth without much of a fight. The defeat comes as a anti-climax to the two comprehensive victories that the Men In Blue had earned in the two warm up games against Western Australia XI. In this article we analyse the reasons

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Australia v India ODI Series 2016: 1st ODI Preview

The much awaited Australia v India ODI Series 2016 is all set to begin! The 1st ODI is scheduled on January 12 at Perth, and this would be the first time the two teams shall face each other since the semi final of the 2015 World Cup. While Australia would be high on morale after

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Australia v India 2016: Indian Players To Watch Out For

Australia and India last met each other in the semi final of the Cricket World Cup 2015. Just ten months later, the two teams are back to the battleground, with India touring Australia for 5 ODIs and 3 T20s in January 2016. Both teams shall go into the contest with fresh memories of emphatic test

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