The most important part of a `learning curve’ for any sportspersons is when you face players and teams more experienced and better ranked.
06 May 2018 12:15 AM
It wasn’t different with Gambhir returning to Delhi once it became clear that his innings with KKR was ending.
29 Apr 2018 12:28 AM
While T20 is high-voltage, high energy, highly physically demanding, it also puts a premium on strong nerves and quick thinking.
22 Apr 2018 7:09 AM
Whether shifting base to Pune will disrupt Chennai’s prospects remains to be seen.
15 Apr 2018 2:49 AM
Major sports properties anywhere in the world are not a function of charity or CSR activity.
08 Apr 2018 12:22 AM
Former captain Steve Waugh, for instance, had made `mental disintegration’ (read sledging and bullying) of opponents seem a virtue.
01 Apr 2018 12:16 AM
The country’s record overseas isn’t impressive. This is something that Kohli has made no bones he wants to correct.
25 Mar 2018 12:19 AM
The advice obviously didn’t work well. Players from both teams got even more aggressive.
18 Mar 2018 12:33 AM
Rabada has been charged with a Level 2 offence for a tempestuous send-off to Steve Smith.
11 Mar 2018 12:15 AM
Prasad has also spoken to the Karnataka player to give him a “fair picture” of where he stands.
04 Mar 2018 1:04 AM
Like most other global sports bodies, India is a top priority nation (along with China) for the NBA.
25 Feb 2018 12:13 AM
For good measure, South Africa too lost the ODI series and the no. 1 ranking after winning the Tests against India.
18 Feb 2018 8:10 AM
The five-day format makes huge demands on players and requires more rigorous preparation.
11 Feb 2018 4:19 AM
This was not without some irony, for the left-handed opener was at the centre of a storm that almost caused the Test to be called off.
29 Jan 2018 1:25 AM
But if this ploy had not yielded results, questions about Rahane are not illogical from the media’s — and fans — perspective.
21 Jan 2018 5:32 AM
These three are not just the highest run-getters in Indian cricket, but also the best performing Indian batsmen overseas.
14 Jan 2018 12:45 AM
Each of these tours poses a different challenge because the conditions and players involved are different.
07 Jan 2018 1:09 AM
It’s been an exciting and fruitful 2017 for Indian cricket, what with success, rewards, riches aplenty, not forgetting a few controversies of course.
31 Dec 2017 1:10 AM
This poses a serious challenge for Rohit yet is also splendid opportunity to silence skeptics who say he is temperamentally vulnerable.
24 Dec 2017 1:10 AM
Former England captain Michael Vaughan calls Smith a ‘freak’ for being so prolific despite his offbeat technique.
17 Dec 2017 1:05 AM