Postcard from Pakistan – Wagah

Sleepy Wagah wakes up to a bustling Sunday Sleepy Sundays must really be the routine for the personnel posed on duty in this dusty outpost. This Sunday, the 12th of February was slightly different, though. It was anything but a…

In praise of Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar. No one cricketer will have given so many people around the world such unadulterated joy as he has. No one batsman will have caused such jaw-dropping awe among rival bowlers as the little big man. No one causes…

Dhoni: A handy customer

He has been around for less than a year on the big stage but that old tale of how he gulps down four litres of milk daily to fuel his brawn is already part of cricket folklore. At least one…

The master is back

Sachin Tendulkar did much more than score 93 runs against Sri Lanka at Nagpur on Tuesday. He cheered up a whole army of Indian cricket fans with his batsmanship, lifted the morale of a side that had not tasted an…