Category Archives: Gentleman’s game

All about the most widely practised religion in the country. I will not talk about any match but more on general learnings

Take a leaf out of…

With England, New Zealand, WI and South Africa doing well on foreign soil and the news of retirements , both announced ones and expected to be announced ones, Test cricket has once again found a lot of mention in the … Continue reading

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Kolaveri Unjustified ?

The newspapers are always full of news on protests, criticism, opposition to various events. But sometimes, this ‘Kolaveri’ seems quite unjustified and even unnecessary given various other surrounding current events as well as those in the past. Down with Don … Continue reading

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Who & Why at Kangaroo Safari

Australia & sports share a very healthy relation, with the country maintaining a strong position in numerous sports & also offering lovely stadiums for various games. I will talk about 2 major sporting events which are ongoing or about to … Continue reading

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An opportunity missed..

Last couple of weeks saw a few events in political circus & in the widely practised religion of the country, wherein a few missed on golden opportunities thrown at them to make a mark for themselves.. The Minesweeper tamasha The … Continue reading

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On the cricket religion of India

After dedicating almost a quarter of my posts for the gentleman’s game, I now write on the latest happenings in this very popular religion of the country.. 1. Irony of the DRS.. I had earlier talked about the harm of … Continue reading

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Understanding IPL Mechanics

As expected, the news channels have channelized their energies towards the biggest reality show of the country, due to start shortly. Here I will talk on takeaways from this grand reality show. 1. Law of Marginal Utility in Economics prevails Too much of … Continue reading

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What if ??? Part 2

As we enter the last week of the CWC, I modify my post written just before the WC start on the consequences of 2 possible scenarios at the WC What if India wins “That Match” & later the Cup ?? … Continue reading

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From a “critic”

This is what I am called whenever I utter even a single word against the master blaster. I would like to talk about my views on the “God” in this post.. I have found from various forums & discussions that … Continue reading

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The Good, the Bad & the Ugly

After a comprehensive win over WI, India has managed to enter the next stage though the front door and not through any back door. I now try to assess the capabilities of India for the next round(s), along the lines … Continue reading

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Lifecycle of a cricket team

The game of cricket has seen a lot of changes over past decade or so..But what has changed the most is the (extra)ordinary cricket fan’s attitude towards the game I remember the 2003 WC league match in which Aussies got … Continue reading

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