Tag: South Africa

Time for the big boys to lock horns

There may not have been a perceptible buzz in the capital about the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 group B game featuring South Africa and the West Indies on Thursday but it is a good wager that if the Caribbean…

Irony of sport shines through as India salvages a point

The irony of sport – and indeed life itself – was never too apparent than in India’s last two games in the Hero Honda FIH World Cup. On Saturday, India lost to a game England that it should have drawn,…

Goosepimples at the end of a fine event

I had no idea of what I was setting myself up for when I accepted an offer from yahoo! and its associates to travel to South Africa for the inaugural ICC World Twenty20. A votary of the conventional cricket, there…