Bharat Sundaresan

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Coming soon to Florida: India vs West Indies in three T20I games
Wed, Jul 27, 2016

BCCI had originally planned a mini-IPL, with the USA a potential venue, but then had to call it off due to lack of time.

Remembering Munich 1972: Horrific personal accounts of Olympics’ gravest hour
Sat, Jul 23, 2016

India’s four 1972 Olympians relive their horrific personal accounts of the Olympics’ gravest hour, the Munich massacre.

Supreme Court’s verdict will change the landscape of how cricket is run in India
Tue, Jul 19, 2016

Accepting most of the recommendations by Justice Lodha panel, the SC ruled that it will be a case of one post per person in BCCI.

Marlon Samuels files defamation case against Geoff Lawson for ‘erroneous and malicious comments’
Tue, Jul 05, 2016

Marlon Samuels' statement then goes on to state that he found the comments not just defamatory but also deeply offensive and damaging to his character.

MS Dhoni: A new avatar appears during Zimbabwe tour
Mon, Jun 27, 2016

MS Dhoni's subdued role in the Zimbabwe tour had a therapeutic effect on him, for he seemed involved and cheerful as he had been in a long time.

Barinder Sran holds nerves as India clinch T20I series
Thu, Jun 23, 2016

With Zimbabwe needing 21 off final over, Barinder Sran keeps them to 17 as India defend 138 to claim T20I series.

Team India fights boredom with takeaways and thrillers
Thu, Jun 23, 2016

For the Indian team, the excitement on the Zimbabwe tour has been limited to ordering takeaways and trying their best to watch Conjuring II.

Zimbabwe, their Cape of Good Hope
Wed, Jun 22, 2016

Several frustrated Asian cricketers have sought the rife-ridden African nation to realise international dream.

Indian held for ‘rape’ in Zimbabwe gave away post-match cheque after third ODI
Wed, Jun 22, 2016

Satyanarayana works as a consultant for iTeamWorks and was linked to the in-stadia rights-holder of the ongoing India-Zimbabwe series.

India vs Zimbabwe: Barinder Sran moves it back, pegs Zimbabwe back
Tue, Jun 21, 2016

Barinder Sran’s four for 10 on T20I debut leaves hosts Zimbabwe reeling; Mandeep Singh, KL Rahul complete formalities in 10-wicket win.

Website reports on rape charges rattle Indian cricket team in Zimbabwe
Mon, Jun 20, 2016

Local police say two Indians held in Harare and one of them is linked to India-Zimbabwe series rights holder.

Keeping track of KL Rahul’s makeovers, on and off the field
Mon, Jun 20, 2016

KL Rahul has shown why he clearly is the most improved batsman in India presently.

Zimbabwe tour is a learning curve for youngsters, provided they learn: MS Dhoni
Sun, Jun 19, 2016

While accepting some part of the responsibility for the defeat, MS Dhoni had some strong words about the young team.

India vs Zimbabwe: Zimbabwe finally show up in Harare with T20I win
Sun, Jun 19, 2016

Zimbabwe defend eight runs in last over to beat India by two runs in first T20I in Harare on Saturday.

I hoped we needed 40 off 25 balls with 8 down because I knew I could do that: Lance Klusener
Sat, Jun 18, 2016

Lance Klusener, Zimbabwe’s assistant coach, talks about his science of slogging, intimidating bowlers and about being impacted by the Cronje affair.

India vs Zimbabwe: On his debut, Fazal shows finesse
Thu, Jun 16, 2016

While his father was nervous in Nagpur, the southpaw frayed no nerves and gave a good account of himself with an unbeaten 55.

Zimbabwe coach Makhaya Ntini: Marching to a different drummer
Wed, Jun 15, 2016

Zimbabwe's interim head coach Ntini brings his own inimitable approach to the job, and is still the vibrant soul he was in his prime.

India vs Zimbabwe: Ambati Rayudu – first pick in the second-choice team
Thu, Jun 16, 2016

He has never been a regular in India’s ODI team. but on recent tours to Zimbabwe, Ambati Rayudu has been the obvious choice for selectors.

Ind vs Zim: Betrayed fans vent ire after another ‘no-show’
Thu, Jun 16, 2016

In a period of 15 insane minutes, Zimbabwe were bowled out for 126. The fans had had enough.

Yuzvendra Chahal’s seamless transition
Mon, Jun 13, 2016

Fresh from his exploits in the recently concluded IPL , Chahal appears to have comfortably made the switch to international cricket.

Ind vs Zim: In short format, KL Rahul shows long-term potential
Thu, Jun 16, 2016

KL Rahul scores hundred on debut as India beat Zimbabwe by nine wickets in first ODI in Harare.

Ind vs Zim: There’s MS Dhoni, and there’s buzz
Thu, Jun 16, 2016

Striving to stay relevant in the shorter forms, MS Dhoni is back to the ground where the legend of MSD the nerveless finisher was born.

Set to lead India’s future in Zimbabwe, MS Dhoni sidesteps his own
Wed, Jun 08, 2016

On the eve of the Indian team’s departure to Zimbabwe, it wasn’t his retirement that MS Dhoni had to talk about.

IPL 2016: Champions Sunrisers Hyderabad’s moment in the sun
Fri, Jul 22, 2016

IPL 2016 Final: Sunrisers Hyderabad bowlers keep a rampaging RCB in check to win IPL final by 8 runs and clinch first title.

IPL 2016 Final: It’s Virat Kohli vs David Warner, here their twain shall meet
Sun, May 29, 2016

Virat Kohli and David Warner have resolutely carried their teams this far, but only one will come unscathed in IPL final.

IPL 2016, Sreenath Aravind: RCB’s man with the golden arm quietly making an impact
Fri, May 27, 2016

Aravind's contributions haven't quite been statistically striking but he has handed his team the early momentum by drawing first blood.

IPL 2016, RCB vs GL: AB delivers when Virat Kohli doesn’t
Wed, May 25, 2016

AB de Villiers revives team from 29/5 with 79*, shares 91-run, 7th-wicket stand with Abdulla to put RCB in third IPL final.

IPL 2016: When one door shuts, another opens for Suresh Raina
Tue, May 24, 2016

While his India future looks uncertain, Suresh Raina has an opportunity to lead Gujarat Lions to title in their maiden IPL season.

Start-up Gujarat Lions shake up old order Mumbai Indians
Sun, May 22, 2016

New entrant Gujarat Lions storm into playoffs with six-wicket win; holders Mumbai Indians all but out.

Latest from MS Dhoni: Pythagoras in gloves
Sun, May 15, 2016

How MS Dhoni cuts an angle behind the stumps with the outrageously awesome 90 degrees spread of his right foot.

Tony Cozier (1940-2016): West Indies cricket loses its voice and sanity
Thu, May 12, 2016

For those in India, Tony Cozier was often the last voice we heard before nodding off when cricket was on in Caribbean.

IPL 2016, DD vs RPS: Pune’s IPL in danger of early finish as MS Dhoni struggles to get grip
Thu, May 05, 2016

MS Dhoni doesn’t seem to wield the same power in the indigo blue of Pune like he used to in CSK’s yellow.

IPL 2016: Return of frog-in-a-blender action
Mon, May 02, 2016

Paul Adams had already heard about Shivil Kaushik before he and the world laid their eyes on the scrawny mystery spinner.

IPL 2016: I bowl where I don’t want a cricket ball when I’m hitting, says Chris Morris
Sat, Apr 30, 2016

With 82 off 32 against Gujarat Lions, Chris Morris brought Delhi Daredevils into the game and eventually within a run of victory.

IPL 2016, MI vs RCB: On home turf, bowlers, Rohit Sharma show Mumbai Indians way
Thu, Apr 21, 2016

Rohit Sharma guides the chase with 62 off 44 balls after Krunal Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah and TIm Southee restrict RCB to a below-par 170.

Voice of the Indian cricket is back
Wed, Apr 20, 2016

Ravi Shastri has been part of every major moment in Indian cricket — either from the commentary box or the sidelines.