Bharat Sundaresan


Just a few good wins: India’s unremarkable 499-Test journey so far
Thu, Sep 22, 2016

For a country that played its first Test in 1932, Indian cricket team's results has been meagre and mediocre.

Sandeep Patil sidesteps Sachin Tendulkar googly
Tue, Sep 13, 2016

Asked if selectors pushed Sachin Tendulkar into retirement, Sandeep Patil asserts 'some matters between BCCI and selectors confidential'

PV Sindhu’s six steps: How the silver-medallist made it big
Sun, Sep 11, 2016

PV Sindhu played six matches in Rio and had various components in her matches and brought flavours in each of them.

Dale Steyn: Put on Earth to bowl in Test cricket
Thu, Sep 01, 2016

Bharat Sundaresan tells you why Dale Steyn is head and shoulders above not just his contemporaries but also the legends of the past.

Changing Cricket: Over the wicket, dressed in pink
Mon, Aug 29, 2016

Abhinav Mukund has opened for India in five Tests and represents Tamil Nadu. Last week, he became India’s first first-class cricketer to score a ton facing a pink ball under floodlights. What does this mean

A day in the life of Sampath Iyer, a Rio 2016 Olympics volunteer
Sat, Aug 20, 2016

Once Sampath Iyer's tenure comes to an end on Sunday, he's planned to watch a few more of India's events before heading off to the Iguazu Falls.

Lights, camera before Lalita Babar’s action at Rio 2016 Olympics
Tue, Aug 16, 2016

As she becomes the first Indian in 32 years to compete in Olympic track final, Lalita Babar’s village soaks in moment.

Desperate to avoid Lodha Panel recommendations, BCCI puts hopes on Sports Act
Tue, Aug 09, 2016

BCCI, as a first step of defiance, need to file a review petition against Lodha recommendations, which will be heard by the same bench that passed the initial order.

Rio 2016 Olympics: Blazer over saree, not what Indian women want to wear
Sat, Aug 06, 2016

India’s official uniform for opening ceremony isn’t quite the national attire; it is uncoordinated and not popular with the ladies.

Rio 2016 Olympics: How to watch the Games
Thu, Aug 04, 2016

The 2016 Olympics will be special, especially for India who have more athletes vying for ultimate glory than ever before in history.

Rio 2016 Olympics: How to watch the Games
Fri, Aug 05, 2016

The 2016 Olympics will be special, especially for India who have more athletes vying for ultimate glory than ever before in history.

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.