Harsha Bhogle The Indian Express Group
Friday 15 February '13As I watched the last day of the Irani Trophy unfold, completely inconsequential, totally devoid of a challenge, I wondered what it was about our cricket system
Friday 8 February '13There must be a reason why South Africa are knocking teams over for scores normally seen in the first round of a local inter-school tournament.
Friday1 February '13By 2003, South Africa’s misadventures at the World Cup, while not as deeply rooted as now, had begun to acquire an unmistakable pattern
Friday25 January '13Like some middle distance athletes who sprint out of the blocks and run out of steam rather quickly, England have gone rapidly downhill in a one-day series they were not expected to win
Friday18 January '13However, giving up India and IPL T20 reins might be an option for the overburdened skipper.
Friday11 January '13'Cheteshwar Pujara's selection to India's ODI team was inevitable,' he said.
Friday4 January '13Tony Greig and CMJ were among the last of the great cricket broadcasters
Friday28 December '12It couldn’t be easy for you since cricket has been your life, your solitary love outside of your family.
Friday21 December '12I can think of few more thrilling things than to see an artist at the peak of his/her powers.
Friday14 December '12Teams rarely introspect when they are winning; there is camarederie, mateship is at its peak.
Friday7 December '12England and New Zealand, hardly the best travellers traditionally, overpowered what were once fairly strong garrisons.
Friday30 November '12You see it in sport all the time don’t you? Teams just slipping over the line between creating conditions to suit themselves, which is acceptable
Friday23 November '12India's accidental opener completes a hundred Tests and that is an occasion to celebrate.
Friday16 November '12The appeal of India-England Tests has a lot to do with its memorable past
Friday9 November '12Watching Tendulkar has been the one constant in our lives over the last twenty three years.
Friday2 November '12The word ‘revenge’ keeps cropping up in the build up to the series against England; like a whiff of malodourous air on a pleasant evening.
Friday26 October '12Established players are looking vulnerable, outstanding players are experiencing dusk.
Friday19 October '12Something beautiful is happening to T20 cricket.
Friday12 October '12Something very unusual, and heartwarming, happened in the moments following the West Indies winning the World T20 in Colombo.
Friday5 October '12Not everyone can be proactive but it would be criminal not to be reactive either.
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