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Forever Sachin – A teary eyed nation bids farewell to the gentle Genius!

And so the time has come upon us. Phew!!.. it was a prolonged and agonizing stretch for us die-hard fans for  past two years (we’ve tasted a lot of humble pie) but the last 3 days at the Wankhede brought … Continue reading

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Rahul Dravid – “The Wall” of Fame and a True Legend of the Game

My first memories of Dravid was when listening to the radio commentary of a domestic match in the early 90s, I am not sure which one  Ranji , Duleep or Irani Trophy. But in those days when we used to … Continue reading

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India experiences an explosion of joy, cricket is the great leveller

Not given to extreme emotion, it amused me to see the uninhibited display of joyous celebration all across India. People of all ages, all castes and across all strata of the society were venting their emotions openly. It was a … Continue reading

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Dropman Akmal, Tigers ambush England, and the great Indian choke trick

Great matches bring great moments. 3 matches over the past week have pushed the World cup ahead and given it some moments to buildup momentum towards the knock out phase. The mercurial side of Pakistan had to come out , … Continue reading

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Whistling Wanderers – The Chennai Superkings reign supreme in CLT20

In a rather disappointing final the Chennai Suuper kings beat the South African Warriors at the Wanderers. This was the only match I watched start to finish and unluckily for me, apart from a few moments for the wanderers the … Continue reading

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Another Zim-barassing defeat

Well post the T20 debacle, India has managed yet another woeful result.  Not that it was very unexpected, but yet I felt with Zimbabwe not being a top 8 team anymore presented our Young Turks with a chance to prove … Continue reading

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