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Top Cricket From The Second Tier

April 14, 2013 by


With International Cricket taking a short hiatus as the IPL gets underway, those keeping an eye on events in Windhoek were treated to a cracker of a match. Namibia’s Intercontinental Cup clash with the Netherlands paid fitting tribute to the ambition and talent of both teams. A classic to-and-fro match kept secret the winner until […]

Buffering USA

June 11, 2011 by


A few months ago, the West Indies took on Sri Lanka in a Test match in Colombo. This match was of such little commercial consequence that no major broadcaster bothered to cover it, and so the only transmission available was from the understandably ill-equipped Sri Lankan state TV. It would only be mild hyperbole to […]

MS Dhoni: An Assured Level-5 Leader

April 16, 2011 by


I remember the day very clearly. It was the 8th of November 2008. A Saturday. It was the third day of the final Test match of the series (at Nagpur) between India and Australia. I had watched the most gripping session of Test cricket in my Melbourne home. Having commenced the day on 189 for […]

Alternative Cricket Almanack

December 15, 2010 by


People go through their entire lives without doing one simple good deed that benefits someone they didn’t know already. Nishant Joshi at The Alternative Cricket Almanack is already one up on those folks. Single handedly, Nishant has managed to get together a wide range of cricket writers, bloggers and fans to pen articles for his […]