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Mr Tendulkar, sir your halo just slipped

A blog by ©hinaman:   IPL parties not responsible for T20 World Cup debacle: Tendulkar PTI, May 28, 2010, 05.16pm IST … Link to the full article PUNE: Contradicting Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s views, senior batsman Sachin Tendulkar on Friday said IPL parties cannot be blamed for India’s debacle in the recent Twenty20 World Cup in [...]

when everything else … is irrelevant

A blog by donthaveaclue   There was this commercial that used to appear a few years ago. In a world of identical looking promos, this one struck a chord, Iâ?(tm)ll explain after laying out the hindi storyboard with its attempted translation. Scene opens with a crowd quietly standing in front of a huge television screenâ?¦ [...]

Tendulkar’s brilliance

A blog by Dreamdancer   Tendulkar has finally gone past Brian Lara’s record for the most runs in Test cricket – he now has more than 12000 runs. For the past 19 years Sachin has made almost a billion people happy, sad, frustrated, disappointed and every emotion in between. I missed the early part of [...]

when the photograph says it all

A blog by Â(c)hinaman   why bother with words? 11955 and still counting  Â This is what he himself said: “It’s definitely the biggest milestone because it’s taken me 19 years to get – it’s not something that can happen overnight. The journey has been fantastic. There have been ups and downs. So many times [...]

of clouds and silver linings

A blog by donthaveaclue Iâ?(tm)m a cricket fan, have been one for a large part of my life. So anytime there was some form of international cricket on, acquaintances would raise their eyebrows in surprise when, let alone the ball-by-ball score, I expressed ingnorance about which team was batting. The reason – All cricket is [...]

india in srilanka – series preview

A blog by Incredible Shoaib When these two teams met in the finals of the Asia Cup, that game was billed as a match between Sri Lankaâ?(tm)s experience and Indiaâ?(tm)s youth. The Test series however, is all set to be a battle between Indiaâ?(tm)s experience and Sri Lankaâ?(tm)s youth. Pre-series hype Much of the pre-series [...]

Lessons from an Australian summer

A blog by donthaveaclue: Mark Taylor said it was one of best summers of cricket he has seen in a long time. Others have been claiming that Australia V India is the new Australia V England, which isnâ?(tm)t saying much given those werenâ?(tm)t ever in the vicinity of being contests barring 2005. The long-drawn Commonwealth [...]

enough is enough? no, not yet

No comfort zones, right Mr Dravid? To drop Dravid for poor performance will be too humiliating. So as expected, to dilute the humiliation, the call is out now to axe all the seniors. Enough is enough, says a poster on 606 Cricket. The fact that they needed 144 in 20, WITH 8 WICKETS IN HAND, [...]

we have just one option, only dravid…

should go, and not take Tendulkar or Ganguly with him. In the last ODI series in England, Tendulkar and Ganguly were the leading run getters, and if memory serves me right, inspite of Ganguly getting a couple of rank bad decisions. In the present series against Australia, Tendulkar has been scoring runs. Ganguly has been [...]