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The Virat decade: 20K and counting

New Delhi, Aug. 16 -- On January 5, 2010, Virat Kohli walked out to bat for India at the fall of opener Gautam Gambhir's wicket. This was at the tri-nations ODI tournament in Dhaka, and Gambhir had pe... Read More


The Virat Kohli decade: 20K and counting

India, Aug. 15 -- On January 5, 2010, Virat Kohli walked out to bat for India at the fall of opener Gautam Gambhir's wicket. This was at the tri-nations ODI tournament in Dhaka, and Gambhir had perish... Read More


Be still my beating heart: watching Rafa-Roger at SW19

London, July 14 -- For a few heavy minutes in the fourth set of the Roger Federer-Rafa Nadal semi-final in Wimbledon, time did more than just stand still. The hands of the large Rolex clock on Centre ... Read More


Be still my beating heart: watching Rafa-Roger at SW19

London, July 14 -- For a few heavy minutes in the fourth set of the Roger Federer-Rafa Nadal semi-final in Wimbledon, time did more than just stand still. The hands of the large Rolex clock on Centre ... Read More


India's march to final, to be continued...

Manchester, July 10 -- With less than four overs to go in what was a New Zealand batting innings that never really did get going, rain halted play first temporarily for three hours, and then permanent... Read More


Tale of two skippers

Manchester, July 9 -- Eleven years ago, teenagers Virat Kohli and Kane Williamson met as captains of their respective teams in the semi-final of the Under-19 World Cup in Malaysia. When Kohli was remi... Read More


Rahul rising, and playing perfect wingman to Rohit

Manchester, July 8 -- There's an easy circularity to KL Rahul's maiden World Cup campaign. Immediately after India's first warm-up game against New Zealand, Rahul struck a hundred at No.4 to ensure th... Read More


Dissecting the captaincy code

Mumbai, July 7 -- There has long been debate as to whether the captains of the best teams are indeed the best captains. The classic example was Clive Lloyd, who oversaw the development of the finest T... Read More


Planes fly with protest banners at India match

Leeds, July 7 -- At three separate intervals during the India-Sri Lanka match on Saturday, a light propeller aircraft flew directly over the ground in Headingley carrying on its tail-banner different ... Read More


Rohit's fifth symphony captivates Leeds

Leeds, July 7 -- Rohit Sharma. What else is there to say? His run of form at this World Cup has reached such a point of obscenity that just taking those two words, 'Rohit' and 'Sharma' in sequence, s... Read More