Category: Cricket

I never became a Murali fan

He got to scale another peak, joining the quintessential left-arm fast bowler Wasim Akram as the world’s most successful wicket-taker in one-day international cricket history with 502 wickets when he claimed Indian ace Yuvraj Singh’s scalp in the third game…

IPL II set to escape economic slowdown

There have been suggestions that global recession will leave its impact on the second edition of IPL. I am prepared to stick my neck out and suggest that it will be bigger – and hopefully, better – than the inaugural…

Take a bow, Smiling Assassin

It is hard to believe that Anil Kumble will not bowl for India any more. It is harder to write on the retirement of one of the game’s greatest cricketers, the man they called the Smiling Assassin but he would…