Category: Management

Match fixing: A Dead Enemy?

Cricketing Cultures in Conflict. This is the title of a an anthology published by Routledge (Taylor & Francis Group) in 2004, the year following the ICC Cricket World Cup 2003 in South Africa. The editors, Boria Majumdar ¬†and JA Mangan,…

Reaction, anticipation hallmarks of champions

I would like to thank Rajesh Lalwani for inspiring this piece The Indian cricket team sent its die-hard fans on a roller-coaster ride in the first three one-day games against England while it looked being caught running on a treadmill…

How about some old-fashioned cricket?

The sight of Sachin Tendulkar essaying an impeccable straight drive or a Rahul Dravid dropping a short pitched delivery dead at his feet by getting behind the line or a Sreesanth firing in a yorker that sends a stump cartwheeling…