featurecricket8 months ago

Why Ravi Shastri is the right man for the Indian coaching job

After much hue and cry, Ravi Shastri was finally named the coach of the Indian cricket team. The former Indian skipper beat competition from the likes of former Indian opener Virender Sehwag and former Sri Lankan coach Tom Moody, among others to secure the prestigious, but challenging position.
Rohit George
featurecricket9 months ago

Is MS Dhoni the finisher a spent force now?

When Mohammed Shami became Jason Holder's fifth victim in the 4th ODI, the camera turned towards a certain MS Dhoni. Sitting in the dressing room with eyes hollow, face blank, his mind at a distant place, it was a far cry from the unemotional exterior that has defined his aura as a cricketer.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket9 months ago

Why the existence of one-day format is very important for the sport

The recently concluded ICC Champions Trophy in which Pakistan upset India to win the Trophy at The Oval could be the last edition of the tournament if a series of proposed changes are ratified at the ongoing Annual General Meeting of the International Cricket Council in London.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket10 months ago

The staggering absurdity of India's coach selection

Quite surprisingly, when India touched down the England shore for their Champions Trophy defense on Thursday, the BCCI invited applications for the position of the head coach of the team and made it clear that Anil Kumble’s tenure won’t get an auto extension. It was quite baffling, indeed.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricketa year ago

A Battle between Dhoni and 2019 World Cup

Dhoni! Finishes off in style! A magnificent strike into the crowd! India lifts the World Cup after 28 years! This line is most likely to remain unforgettable for another hundred years. The primary reason for this success was Mahendra Singh Dhoni. whose captaincy helped India achieve glory again.
Nawang Chugh
featurecricketa year ago

Is this the end of the road for Suresh Raina?

October 25th, 2016 marks one year since Suresh Raina last represented India in an ODI after multiple failures following the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. Will he be able to make a successful comeback as India set their sights on the Champions Trophy 2017?
Samarendranath Soory