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set a thief to catch a thief ….. or two …..

A blog by ©hinaman: ….. or an entire cricket board. No holds barred: Modi attacks BCCI bosses Gaurav Choudhury, Hindustan Times: New Delhi, May 25, 2010 In a sensational twist to the whole Indian Premier League saga, Lalit Modi, the suspended IPL chairman, has accused BCCI president Shashank Manohar of fabricating evidence, lying, favouring certain [...]

don’t worry, be happy

A blog by ©hinaman: Lost today, so what? Probably out of the tournament, so what? The weeks of the IPL turns out was not as good a preparation for the world cup, so what? Don’t worry, be happy and look on the bright side, Mr Dhoni You won the tournament that really matters. So, why [...]

delusions of grandeur?

A blog by ©hinaman:   he must believe he is the cricket messiah Leaked email: Stewart Regan excerpts from the leaked email from Stewart Regan to Giles Clark Going forward, availability will be key and Modi predicts a revolution among players if they are not allowed to get involved. Indeed, he will soon launch a [...]

… lived by the sword, die by the sword … hah!

A blog by ©hinaman: I cannot believe that there are people who still believe Modi is all innocence or because of the success of IPL is irreplacable and should be allowed to continue. Set aside his previous criminal activities – his journey into Indian cricket itself is tainted. He conned his way into the Rajastan [...]

IPL | turning a blind eye?

A blog by ©hinaman: IPL governing council members: Did they know nothing? The Economic Times: 23 Apr 2010, 0000 hrs IST: The IPL’s governing council has 13 members apart from commissioner and chairman Lalit Modi. Almost all of them have now ganged up against Modi for his alleged wrongdoings. Why were they silent for so [...]

The last frontier (of underperformance)

A blog by Donthaveaclue Fred Trueman, Malcolm Marshall, Richard Hadlee, Jeff Thompson, Michael Holding, Wasim Akram Long run-ups, thundering strides, aerodynamic actions, whiplash releases, searing pace…. Fred Trueman, Simon Doull, Shane Bond, Daryl Tuffey, Jacob Oram, Malcolm Marshall, Richard Hadlee, Jeff Thompson, Michael Holding, Wasim Akram Surprise, Befuddlement, Confusion…laughter even….what gives? The first is a [...]

13 chances to prove me wrong again …

A blog by Incredibleshoaib 13 ODIs in 2009 Sri Lanka and India will play the first of the 13 ODIs (Sri lanka will play 3 Tests and 7 ODIs in India later this year) that are scheduled to be played between the two countries in 2009 when the two teams meet at the picturesque Rangiri [...]

india 166 < england 178 = england lose !!!

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in need of a new heart – Test cricket

A blog by Donthaveaclue There are two popular inferences from the recently concluded Border-Gavaskar trophy. 1. The era of Australian dominance has ended 2. The era of Indian dominance has officially begun I could launch an attack on these inferences but will suffice to say that any inferences about dominance and the end of eras [...]