Tag: South Africa

My thoughts on India’s loss to South Africa

Here is an edited audio file of what I said on ‘How’s That?’ the show on DD Sports on Saturday evening after India lost its ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 Group B match to South Africa in Nagpur. I spoke…

Time for Team India to show true colours

The Indian Mahendra Singh Dhoni has baffled a few with his persistent backing of leg-spinner Piyush Chawla despite the young man leaking runs by the dozen in the games against England and Ireland and not being so economical either against…

Smith gives new spin to SA approach

There is a new spin to the South African campaign in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011. In winning its opening group B game against the West Indies by seven wickets with 7.1 overs to spare on Thursday, the message…