The past three days have been all about shifting IPL out of Maharashtra, and pictures of drought in Latur district. TV channels are filled with images of problems faced by water scarcity, the amount of water every family gets and then the groundsmen at Wankhede watering the lush outfield. Mumbai BJP raised the issue of […]
Gary Kirsten is back in India. This time as the Delhi Daredevils coach for the seventh innings of the Indian Premier League (IPL). He confirmed this development to the press today. “It is indeed a massive privilege to work with the Delhi Daredevils side after having worked with two international sides. I have always maintained […]
The M Chinnaswamy stadium in Bangalore was almost full, and the estimate is about 40,000 people. I was one of this select group of people to have witnessed a black man marauding a group of hapless international class cricketers. Christopher Henry Gayle rewrote cricket history and I was one of the onlookers.
The news of Sachin Tendulkar retiring was not a surprising one, instead, it was a relief to see Sachin finally bid adieu. But, it was from the shortest format of the game that he played – one day cricket. He still intends to play the premier format – test cricket. Alas!