Often coaches work well with certain kind of players and struggle in alien cultures where they seek to impose their style.
I thought of it as I started writing this article in an atmosphere of post-Tendulkar gloom.
It was also a phase before Dravid,Ganguly and Laxman established themselves as world class batsmen.
Is the IPL almost preparing overseas players to beat the home country?
I will be very interested in seeing whether well England can do an Australia,writes Harsha.
Something very unusual,and heartwarming,happened in the moments following the West Indies winning the World T20 in Colombo.
There are often very good reasons why schedules are the way they are and it is also true that those commenting on schedules have fewer variables to consider than those making them
There was a time when the sub-continent was mystery,assigned darker and more exotic shades than even we were aware of.
Ostensibly Saturdays match at Visakhapatnam will be between India and New Zealand.
This team is unlike earlier SA outfits that played the game with an almost self-consuming intensity
It was always chik,that sound from VVS Laxmans bat when it met ball; a gentle sound,barely audible,a pleasant meeting of two otherwise antagonistic elements.
Bolt and Yohan Blake force us to revisit the eternal debate between natural ability and hard work.
Not since the Aussies has a No.1 truly made winning a habit,says Harsha Bhogle.
He was lonely,ever since his wife and the strength of his life Meera,had passed away a few years ago.
Interesting thing about Tony Greigs lecture was not that he took off on India but that it took so long coming.