Category: Cricket

Cajoling MS Dhoni into sharing his thoughts on a big day

September 18, 2007: It was one of flamboyant Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s biggest days – he had just been named captain of the Indian cricket team for 12 ODIs – and he was acting coy, unwilling to appear before the strong Indian…

Smith will preside over Aussie rally from series of farewells

Brad Haddin’s decision to retire from international cricket – the fifth Australian to quit the Test team this season – may appear to have left skipper Steve Smith, coach Darren Lehmann, Chief Selector Rod Marsh and his colleagues with their…

From Hutton to Stokes, few happy with Obstruction verdict

The unseemly din refuses to die down, though it has been two days since the scorers inked in the entry “Ben Stokes Obstructing the Field 10” during England’s second ODI against Australia at the Oval on Saturday. Steve Finn tried…