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Does India have a winning team for the World Cup?

The men in blue selected for the Cricket World Cup seem to form a good and balanced team, but still India isn’t a favourite June 25, 1983 is the moment cricket in India changed forever. One can even argue it

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Ashwin: Villain or Motivated Competitor?

Do the action of Ashwin in an IPL game make him a pantomime villain or just a highly motivated competitor? Poor Vinoo Mankad. The former Indian cricketing legend had in India’s first post-independence cricket series in December 1947 ‘run out’

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Boycotting Pakistan in the World Cup doesn’t solve anything

Is bringing geopolitics into sport an apt response to Pulwama attack? And is it worth boycotting in the World Cup? Post Pulwama attack, there has been a lot of talks that have morphed into anger about what would be an

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All Eyes on the Captain

The world cup is around the corner and, in the next few weeks, a billion people in India will experience supreme excitement watching the World Cup to be held in England and Wales. Cricket is like a religion in India

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Should India give a walkover to Pak in cricket World Cup?

With demands for the BCCI to not play Pak at World Cup, does that mean we should simply give a walkover? As tempers continue to flare over the Pulwama attack carried out by Jaish-e-Mohammad under the protectorate of Pakistan, discussion

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ON THE HIGH, DOWN UNDER

India registers maiden Test series win in Australia Former Australia captain Ian Chappell feels the Virat Kohli-led side is India’s best in pace bowling and fielding but it is nowhere close to being the best in batting. India defeated Australia

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Virat Kohli: The Young Cricket God

After inspiring India to its first ever Test series triumph and the maiden bilateral ODI series win in Australia, Indian skipper Virat Kohli added another milestone in his list of achievements on the 22 yards of cricket glory. Kohli was

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India Beat Australia in Their Territory: Worth it!

In the 1990s, there was only one cricket team that mattered. They were a group of strong, talented, ruthless players who were head and shoulders above everyone else. Every other team wanted to beat them and secretly perhaps, wanted to

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Cricketer Turned Author

Cricket today is a lot about statistics and analysis, about probabilities and predictions and about fitness and flexibility — it is almost as if the modern version of the gentleman’s game has become more cerebral than physical and what happens

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2018: Glory Year for Sports

2018 turned out to be year of glory for sports other than cricket in India. From record-breaking performances in the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, to achieving the highest ever medal tally in the Asian Games — India saw the rise

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