Daksh Panwar

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Not only the bowlers, Indian bat-makers are ecstatic, too
Thu, Dec 08, 2016

Indian bat makers seem to be happy after MCC decided to put an upper limit on the z-axis of the blade.

The Second Coming of Tiger Woods
Sun, Dec 04, 2016

After a career-threatening injury that laid him low for 15 months, Tiger Woods is back on the golf course older, wiser and a more popular figure among fellow competitors.

‘Nervous’ Tiger out of the Woods, ready for Hero World Challenge
Wed, Nov 30, 2016

Tiger Woods, 14-time Major winner, is feeling fitter than he has been in a very long time but also nervous going into Hero World Challenge.

Mehedi Hasan Miraz does India a big favour before England series
Tue, Nov 01, 2016

Mehedi Hasan Miraz’s burst will induce sleepless nights for English batsmen ahead of the India series.

India vs New Zealand: Jimmy Neesham unleashes himself
Mon, Oct 24, 2016

Jimmy Neesham made a fluent, maiden ODI half-century to breathe life into a New Zealand innings that was heading for a quick demise.

India vs New Zealand: Kiwis end up chasing Virat Kohli, shadows in Mohali
Mon, Oct 24, 2016

Virat Kohli hits unbeaten 154, MS Dhoni 80 as India hunt down 285 with ease to take a 2-1 lead in the five-match ODI series.

India vs New Zealand: Will Mohali be kind to the Black Caps this time?
Sun, Oct 23, 2016

New Zealand return to a venue where they have happy memories, albeit in other formats, whereas India seek revival after Delhi setback.

Hardik Pandya, India’s destiny child
Sat, Oct 22, 2016

In Dharamshala, Hardik Pandya showed his bowling utility; in Delhi he almost won the match with the willow.

India vs New Zealand, 2nd ODI: After 36 winless days, Kiwis take flight
Fri, Oct 21, 2016

India fall short in last over by six runs as New Zealand record their first victory on tour; level the five-match ODI series 1-1

India vs New Zealand: Time to invoke the winning spirit
Thu, Oct 20, 2016

On a tour which has gone only downhill, New Zealand must find a way to reverse fortunes in the 2nd ODI.

Despite DDCA’s clean-up drive, some stains are irremovable
Wed, Oct 19, 2016

Despite a court-appointed administrator taking charge of the preparations for India-New Zealand 2nd ODI, some things never change at DDCA.

How to make a team and other stories from former Indian cricket team coach Gary Kirsten
Tue, Oct 18, 2016

The Gary Kirsten rulebook to forging relationships, getting the best out of cricketers and coaching India through ups and downs-in his own words.

Rajasthan takes cricket to arid corners — with mobile pitches from UK
Tue, Oct 18, 2016

RCA has imported 28 synthetic roll-out pitches from UK to make quality wickets accessible in the remotest parts of the state.

New Zealand resist, India irresistible
Tue, Sep 27, 2016

Black Caps’ lower-order batsmen show pluck, but India's bowlers too good to be defied as they help team to a 197-run victory.

India vs New Zealand: Caution-these Kiwis can surely fly
Tue, Sep 27, 2016

They might have lost the Kanpur Test comprehensively but visitors have shown that they have it them to bounce back.

Learnings from Green Park stadium: Death of Test cricket is grossly exaggerated
Mon, Sep 26, 2016

‘Test cricket is dying’ is a common refrain, but one needed to be at Kanpur on the fourth day of the first Test between India and New Zealand to see the truth.

India vs New Zealand: Before doomsday comes judgement day
Mon, Sep 26, 2016

Like many of their overseas counterparts, Kiwi batsmen failed to cope with the guiles of R Ashwin and the tantrums of a fourth-day subcontinent wicket.

India vs New Zealand: On third day, India spinners take tourists hostage
Sun, Sep 25, 2016

Day 3 belonged to the spinners as India ended in a commanding position with a 215-run lead over New Zealand.

India vs New Zealand: Ravindra Jadeja high-five leaves New Zealand low
Sun, Sep 25, 2016

Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin left the Kiwis batsmen in a daze before Murali Vijay and Cheteshwar Pujara extend India's lead to 215 runs.

New Zealand take their sweet time, leave India sour and Sanjay Bangar bitter after Day 2
Sat, Sep 24, 2016

Kane Williamson and Tom Latham tried to break Ravindra Jadeja's quick bowling momentum by taking their sweet time before going back to the crease.

India vs New Zealand, 1st Test: Black Caps and the rub of the Green Park
Sat, Sep 24, 2016

Surviving a couple of anxious moments, Kane Williamson and Tom Latham weathered the storm with sensible and assured batting until rain stopped play.

India vs New Zealand: Rohit Sharma’s dismissal replay playing on loop once again
Fri, Sep 23, 2016

Rohit Sharma has time and again fallen to the same shot and has suggested that he doesn't seem to have the temperament for Test cricket.

India vs New Zealand: India rocked on milestone day
Fri, Sep 23, 2016

Relentless New Zealand bowlers reduce hosts to 291 for nine at stumps on Day One of India’s 500th Test match.

Virat Kohli’s body of work: Behind excellence, hard miles in the gym
Fri, Sep 23, 2016

Listening to Virat Kohli talk about fitness is to listen to a monk on a metaphysical quest. Of finding the balance. The perfect harmony.

India vs New Zealand: India dreams of podium, pedestal
Thu, Sep 22, 2016

Before milestone Test, Virat Kohli says ‘we certainly have what it takes to be the best team in the world’.

Cricket in the time of chikungunya: Ishant Sharma ruled out of series opener
Wed, Sep 21, 2016

Magnitude of the epidemic hit home on Tuesday when India pacer Ishant Sharma was ruled out of the Test series because of chikungunya.

India vs New Zealand, 1st Test: Same old opening track plays at Green Park
Wed, Sep 21, 2016

With home season about to kick-off, everyone in Kanpur predicts how much the ball will turn during the first Test against New Zealand.

India vs New Zealand: Mild-mannered Kiwis in it for a fight
Tue, Sep 20, 2016

Visitors may not seem to have the toughness of South Africa or the aura of Australia but they have the ability to punch above their weight.

Open and shut: Luke Ronchi weighs in with century after Martin Guptill’s zero
Mon, Sep 19, 2016

Luke Ronchi made his case for selection in the first Test with a cracking century as New Zealand vs Mumbai warm-up match ended in a draw.

Mumbai pile runs but Rohit Sharma’s long-form script doesn’t change, throws away start
Sun, Sep 18, 2016

Rohit Sharma, who scored 18 runs, threw away the start as other Mumbai batsmen piled on runs against New Zealand.

Mumbai vs New Zealand, warm-up: Sweat equity, the only gain
Sat, Sep 17, 2016

The way New Zealand played betrayed a hint they might adopt a counterattacking strategy against the Indian spinners.

India vs New Zealand: A practice match, for Mumbai, to begin things
Fri, Sep 16, 2016

Ranji champions Mumbai get first feel of ‘neutral’ game, NZ prepare for Kanpur turner with a game at greenish Kotla.

India vs New Zealand: With mountain ahead, Kiwis need their own Hillary
Thu, Sep 15, 2016

Test series in India — ‘toughest place to tour’ — will be a challenge for Kane Williamson, the captain and batsman.

India vs New Zealand: When in India do as Indians do
Wed, Sep 14, 2016

New Zealand back their ‘inexperienced but gifted’ spin trio to match local spin heroes R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Amit Mishra.

Explained: Pink is new red
Sun, Jun 12, 2016

Pink comes closest to red when it comes to sighting during the day, while also being spotted easily under lights.

SG test: Story of 85-year-old firm and complexity of painting a cricket ball pink
Sun, Jun 12, 2016

Sanspareils Greenlands has already got down to business of making the pink ball after BCCI announced the D/N Test.