Life without Chennai Super Kings for hardcore fans

By R Vishal “It is a harsh verdict that leaves fans in the middle of nowhere. If someone had to be penalised, it is the guilty party, not the team", says a Chennai Super Kings (CSK) loyalist, Shriram, whom you...

The chronicles of Hansie Cronje

On the 47th birth anniversary of the ‘flawed hero’ Hansie Cronje, who never lived to see his 33rd birthday, Sritama Panda looks back at the anecdotes, based on several stages of his life and of the legacy Cronje has...

Broad’s Way: Cruising off to his 100th Test

At Rajkot, Stuart Broad is all set to join an elite list of English cricketers to play 100 Tests. It is going to be a huge moment for the entire Broad family. However, apart from him, this occasion will...

India remain unbeaten in Test cricket in 2016; continue to lead ICC team rankings

India have ended 2016 as the number-one ranked Test side on the ICC Test Team Rankings after registering a 4-0 victory over England in the five-match series which culminated with an innings and 75 runs win for the home...

The Krishna Das Story: A Phoenix-like rise

By Sandipan Banerjee Phoenix was a mythological Arabian bird of great beauty. They say, it burned itself on a funeral pyre, and then rose from its own ashes. The story of 25-year old ‘pace sensation’ from Assam, Krishna Das, is...