Bharat Sundaresan

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India vs Australia: Before Indian challenge, desert dorm for Australia
Sun, Mar 26, 2017

Australia arrived in India via Dubai and the men from Down Under dug deeper in the desert to conquer their spin demons.

India vs Australia: How broadcasters’ oversight added fuel to India-Australia fire
Mon, Mar 20, 2017

Past couple of days, Virat Kohli’s shoulder that kept him off the field is one thing the nation has been obsessing about.

India vs Australia: Stress, fracture for Australia as Mitchell Starc ruled out of series
Sat, Mar 11, 2017

After Bangalore loss and DRS fiasco, Australia suffer another setback as injured Mitchell Starc ruled out of series.

PSL 2017 Final: Pakistan breaking barriers, winning hearts
Mon, Mar 06, 2017

Pakistan make a statement to rest of cricket world by hosting the high-profile Pakistan Super League final in Lahore.

Pakistan ready to relive the ‘junoon’ with PSL Final in Lahore
Sun, Mar 05, 2017

Country’s and the cricketing world’s focus will be on the PSL final on Sunday between Peshawar Zalmi and Quetta Gladiators.

India vs Australia 2017: Late recognition for Sridharan Sriram
Tue, Feb 28, 2017

Ind vs Aus 2017: Sridharan Sriram has been working with the Australian team on and off since an ‘A’ tour to India in 2015.

India vs Australia 2017: Who turned the tap off on Pune pitch?
Mon, Feb 27, 2017

Ind vs Aus 2017: MCA claims that a week before the Test, it came under pressure from the Indian team management to dish out a dry and bald wicket

India vs Australia 2017: India fail to cross Barrier O’Keefe
Sun, Feb 26, 2017

Ind vs Aus 2017: Left-arm spinner takes 6-for-35 (12/70) to skittle hosts out for 107 as Australia beat India by 333 runs to end Virat Kohli’s 19-match streak

India vs Australia 2017: Captain Steve Smith’s patented art of playing spin
Sun, Feb 26, 2017

Ind vs Aus 2017: Steve Smith’s skills against spin were developed in his backyard in Sydney.

India vs Australia 2017: Steve O’Keefe can finally have a beer or two, without a strain of guilt
Sat, Feb 25, 2017

Ind vs Aus 2017: Playing in only his fourth Test, Steve O'Keefe ran through the Indians in a mere 25 balls, finishing with 6/35.

India vs Australia 2017: Their glowing halo blurs
Sat, Feb 25, 2017

Ind vs Aus 2017: Playing his first -ever Test in India, Steve O'Keefe masterminds India’s worst-ever collapse, from 94/3 to 105 all out.

India vs Australia 2017: When you’ve got to go, you’ve got to go
Fri, Feb 24, 2017

Ind vs Aus 2017: Matt Renshaw’s toilet break did have an impact on the Test as it meant Australia had two new batsmen at the crease.

India vs Australia 2017: Best-laid plans of mice and men…
Fri, Feb 24, 2017

Ind vs Aus 2017: Australia get a reality check on the first day as they find no amount of simulation can prepare them for Indian bowlers on a vicious turner.

India vs Australia 2017: On a raging turner, Umesh Yadav with old ball makes biggest impact
Fri, Feb 24, 2017

Ind vs Aus 2017: Umesh Yadav has played 10 out of India's 11 Test matches so far in this home season.

India vs Australia 2017: Australia stare at ‘dry clean’
Thu, Feb 23, 2017

Ind vs Aus 2017: Steve Smith predicts track at Pune will 'turn from ball one'; may field three spinners at Hazlewood's expense.

India vs Australia 2017: Pitches no matter, Team India have made them incidental
Wed, Feb 22, 2017

Ind vs Aus 2017: India have shown repeatedly over the last five months that pitches have become increasingly incidental.

IPL 2017 Player Auction: Rashid Khan, Mohammad Nabi ensure Afghanistan emerges on Indian Premier League map
Tue, Feb 21, 2017

Mohammad Nabi and Rashid Khan are now IPL cricketers, having been picked up by Sunrisers Hyderabad during the player auction.

India ‘A’ vs Australia warm-up game: ‘A’ taste of things to come
Mon, Feb 20, 2017

Shreyas Iyer hits 202* and Gowtham chips in with 74 as Australia spinners get punishment ahead of Tests.

India A vs Australia 2017: Nathan Lyon, Stephen O’Keefe give Shreyas Iyer batting practice on Day 2
Sun, Feb 19, 2017

Young Mumbaikar Shreyas Iyer reels off unbeaten 85 from 93 balls to punish Australian spinners on the second day of the tour game

India A vs Australia: Australia hit the ground running on opening day
Sat, Feb 18, 2017

Steve Smith, Shaun Marsh score centuries but conditions and attack a far cry from what they will face in Test series

India vs Australia 2017: Australia ‘hope’ to compete against the formidable Indian side
Wed, Feb 15, 2017

Ind vs Aus 2017: Steve Smith & Co arrive in India for four Tests, minus the swagger of the previous teams from Down Under

Growing up, I wanted the respect of my peers, says Rahul Dravid
Sun, Feb 12, 2017

Rahul Dravid reflects upon why despite being a showstealer on the field he’s never quite managed to be the life of a party off it.

Facing India at Eden Gardens will be perfect start: Afghanistan Cricket CEO
Sat, Feb 11, 2017

Afghanistan Cricket CEO Shafiqullah Stanikzai tells that chance to be a Test nation will be the most exciting thing to happen.

From coloured clothing to whites: ICC sets ball rolling for Ireland, Afghanistan to play Tests
Sat, Feb 11, 2017

As ICC sets the ball rolling for Ireland, Afghanistan to play Tests, those who run the sport in these countries speak.

For England Under-19 team, it’s all play and some school homework
Fri, Feb 10, 2017

Every non-match day, England U-19 team-room at the Trident Hotel turns into a virtual classroom for “supervised study sessions”.

Does T20 cricket increase the risk of substance abuse?
Sat, Feb 04, 2017

Andre Russell faces a year-long ban because an independent commission in Jamaica took action for three violations of the whereabouts clause in 2015.

Cricketers face blood testing in anti-doping drive
Sat, Feb 04, 2017

At the ICC Champions Trophy, WADA to introduce ‘smart testing’ which will enable setting up of biological passports of players.

After years in the wilderness, Abhinav Mukund gets a call up as third opener
Wed, Feb 01, 2017

On Tuesday, Abhinav Mukund was given a recall to the Indian squad for the one-off Test against Bangladesh.

Wall Street to Shivaji Park to the BCCI headquarters: Vikram Limaye
Tue, Jan 31, 2017

The veteran finance expert and present CEO and Managing Director of IDFC still lists playing tennis among his foremost interests.

India U-19 trainer Rajesh Sawant dies in sleep
Mon, Jan 30, 2017

Rajesh Sawant's last act of the day prior to leaving the stadium was deciding the menu for his players for the following day.

England’s Hare and tortoise tactics: Mixing up the rippers with slower ones
Sat, Jan 28, 2017

A batsman's momentum can be derailed when a fast bowler with a penchant for fiery pace suddenly slow it up.

Wriddhiman Saha rests his case
Wed, Jan 25, 2017

Wriddhiman Saha proves his fitness and hunger with a maiden double ton to guide Rest of India to a six-wicket win over Gujarat in Irani Cup.

Irani trophy: Belligerent Wriddhiman Saha puts Parthiv Patel and Co. under the pump
Tue, Jan 24, 2017

In the Irani Trophy, Wriddhiman Saha underlined why he's fast turning into Indian cricket's dependable chameleon.

RP Swing: The story of the man who starred in India’s 2007 World T20 triumph
Sun, Jan 22, 2017

For, close to a year-and-a-half from mid-2006 to early 2008, RP Singh was the man for India.

India vs England: India practise in quest to be perfect
Wed, Jan 18, 2017

Virat Kohli-Kedar Jadhav stand gave India a 1-0 series lead against England but team is leaving no stone unturned in improving as a unit.

Kedar Jadhav: Tennis ball legend who hit an ace
Tue, Jan 17, 2017

Those who have watched Kedar Jadhav’s feats in Pune’s local cricket over the past two decades are not surprised at his star turn on Sunday.