Here is a table of all the spinners who have played Test cricket since Warne’s last game in January 2007. Continue reading
Are you a sports journalist who couldn’t be bothered with what will actually happen on the field in the upcoming India-Australia series? Do you plan to sleep through the next five days?
Well, have no fear. When your deadline arrives, trust this handy Teesra cheat sheet, and the articles will write themselves. Continue reading
I mixed a song about Shastri. Continue reading
The stadium power was shut off during the press conference with MS Dhoni after the first one-day between India and England at the new Rajkot SCA stadium. The power was shut off for a sound and laser show.
Dhoni was his usual self, and recovered quickly.
“So we call it a day?” Dhoni said, when the lights went out. “Chalo, I answered almost all the questions.”
The room descends into a bit of chaos, with the laser show starting outside the window and some Indian journalist mumbling a classic, “what yaar“. The camera-operator tries to make a little sense of a senseless situation.
Watch the farce in the video below:
These stories just write themselves.
We’ve all heard of the five stages of grief, one of which is denial. But nobody tells you about the 23 stages of denial. Here they are: Continue reading
It’s remarkable how much about a five day Test is clear in five GIFs. Continue reading
The Indian domestic season begins on Friday with the much anticipated Irani Cup. Most Indian stars are currently in Sri Lanka for the T20 World Cup, and many others are part of the India A team playing New Zealand A. Continue reading
The dream is over. Cheteshwar Pujara, who spent 18 hours as the darling of Indian fans, has failed to live up to expectations by getting out on 159. Continue reading
New Zealand begin their tour of India with a Test match in Hyderabad on Thursday.