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featuresports5 months ago

Truthful Tuesday | India should overlook Ishant Sharma as first-choice option at home on merit

Having made his 100th Test appearance recently in Ahmedabad, Ishant Sharma has not just marked a stunning career in the Indian whites but also showed his longevity to stun everyone in world cricket. However, with a generation of talent waiting in the sheds, how long more should he feature?
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featuresports5 months ago

Truthful Tuesday | Why Jasprit Bumrah shouldn't play Tests in India at all

Even in full-blown wars, the ace is only unveiled in special scenarios. Scenarios which can't be unlocked with anything but the X-factor, the special weapon that holds the audacity to be a differentiator, a differentiator needed when the run-of-the-mill stuff can no longer work.
Harshit Anand
featuresports8 months ago

Throwback Thursday | Michael Clarke’s unlikely arm lands Australia’s historic 16th straight Test win

What if you could rewind in time, would you deny the chance or go through it all over again to live a moment in history. Welcome to our series ‘Throwback Thursday’ where we this week look back at the 2008 Sydney Test which in equal measures was iconic, ugly-fought, and highly controversial.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featuresports8 months ago

What if Wednesday | What if Jasprit Bumrah never made his Test debut

Since making his Test debut on the tour of South Africa, Jasprit Bumrah has been one of the crucial pieces of the puzzle to the Indian test side, where he's added the x-factor to pace attack. But what if Bumrah was never included in the Test plans of India, and remained a limited-overs specialist?
Deepak Yadav
featuresports8 months ago

Truthful Tuesday | Why Ishant Sharma's absence is a bigger blow than Virat Kohli in Tests Down Under

If a battalion is going on a war, Ishant would be the king's most trusted aide. If you ask him to walk on water, he might not hesitate. You want him to be aggressive, bowl workhorse spells, dry up an end, break partnerships? He wouldn't utter a word and do everything till the last ounce he can.
Harshit Anand
featuresports8 months ago

Throwback Thursday | Spirited India produce ultimate team effort to clinch 2008 CB series title

Welcome to the series where we present you a moment, a game in history that has shaped the way the sport has been played, in our weekly segment ‘Throwback Thursday.' This week we reminisce about the second final of the 2008 CB series, where India created history by conquering Aussie-land.
Anirudh Suresh
featuresportsa year ago

Throwback Thursday | Ice-cold MS Dhoni delivers India Celkon Cup title with trademark six

Welcome to the series where we present you a moment, a game in history that has shaped the way the sport has been played, in our weekly segment ‘Throwback Thursday.' This week, we revisit the final moments of the Celkon Cup final between India and Sri Lanka, which was played on the back of CT13.
Anirudh Suresh
featuresportsa year ago

What if Wednesday | What if BCCI didn’t invite Windies for Sachin Tendulkar’s farewell series

Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar - the name was enough to bring millions of memories and zillions of records to the mind for a cricket fan and his retirement was itself an occasion of enormous significance. The way Mumbai rose up to it, with India being in sync, it contoured to be a celebration.
Bastab K Parida
featuresportsa year ago

Satire Saturday | Indian players lambast Rohit Sharma for his controversial Insta Live

'Hey Virat, Can you stop Rohit, please? He is putting us in danger' - Kohli woke up to this message from Ravi Shastri. Unable to figure out what that meant, Virat kept his phone aside and went back to his afternoon nap. However, little did he know that a storm was brewing.
Bastab K Parida
featuresportsa year ago

Truthful Tuesday | MSK Prasad’s reign as Chairman of Selectors has secured India’s future

Well, the first thing that comes to everyone’s mind when we talk about MSK Prasad is the No.4 debacle but have we ever made an effort to look at what he has really done with the Indian team? In this week’s Truthful Tuesday, we are looking at it from a different lens - the correct one, perhaps!
Aakash Sivasubramaniam