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Virat Kohli's batting was as orthodox as it can ever get in T20 cricket and that means he is playing relatively risk free cricket.
For someone playing his first significant international innings, Manish Pandey's knowledge of how to pace himself and of where to score runs was uncanny.
The physicality of the cricket here has been overwhelming and the fast bowlers in particular have been found wanting, writes Harsha Bhogle.
If Virat Kohli can slip back into the role of a lieutenant, if he can keep looking up to MS Dhoni as leader, it will make the team stronger.
Lodha panel's recommendations is like an earthquake for the BCCI but the rebuilding will strengthen the structure.
Sometimes you need to play with your skill and your mind to discover what works best and Ashwin found that in 2015.
Brendon McCullum, and latterly New Zealand under him, played cricket the way it was meant to be played. And for that, he can be proud of himself.
Virat Kohli is charting a very special career for himself, and possibly for the team he leads.
Having made little forays into different styles, R Ashwin now knows what is right for him and his line is working fine for him.
Team India will not play Test cricket for next six months after Delhi Test and Harsha Bhogle hopes to see a good, long Test.
In the long run, this will hurt Indian cricket... In preparing these pitches, you have told your cricketers you don’t have enough confidence in them.
The events in Delhi give the impression everything in Indian cricket is bad, and that is why a quick reaction is essential
IPL is an outstanding brand but like all things precocious, it lives on the edge sometimes, Harsha Bhogle writes.
While a lot of South Africa’s success has been built around Hashim Amla and AB de Villiers, their biggest matchwinner is, undoubtedly, Dale Steyn.
India should stop worrying about finding a genuine all-rounder and instead focus on grooming specialists.
Inevitably, in a contest like this, the senior player will have everything to lose and the youngster everything to gain.
Maybe fast bowling isn’t in our DNA? But musn’t we fight that? Harsha Bhogle asks.
Harsha Bhogle explains what 'talent' means in the context of India batsman Rohit Sharma.
The Chinnaswamy Stadium is as much home to AB de Villiers as it is to Virat Kohli, writes Harsha Bhogle.
Many players said in their messages that Jagmohan Dalmiya was a player’s man. No administrator can ask for a better compliment.
Harsha Bhogle looks forward to watching India's young side play this year but just as much, he looks forward to seeing MS Dhoni play.
Most good limited overs sides have been built around a batting No.7, writes Harsha Bhogle.
India seemed to have a player just when he was needed, and it was rather dramatically apparent in the last Test.
We could start seeing the influence of T20 in the way Test cricket is viewed. And, indeed, approached.
Kumar Sangakkara may not have become the lawyer he wanted to, but he came as close as anyone could on a cricket ground!
India the transition period that both teams are going through, India look more settled than Sri Lanka.
Since Virat Kohli doesn’t have a top six man who can bowl, that is why, key to this strategy, is the role that Ashwin will play.
Duleep Trophy had a role when the Ranji was played on zonal lines and players got no more than 3 or 4 FC matches.
Whether or not Dhoni is still the right man to lead India is a worthy debate, feels Harsha Bhogle.
For years Bangladesh tried not to lose. Now they must get used to the idea of wanting to win, writes Harsha Bhogle.
Playing five bowlers in Dhaka wasn't the most adventurous call but it wasn't one India have tended to take too often, writes Harsha Bhogle.
On the field Virat Kohli will need more steel than emotion, more resolve than exhibition and more calm than expression, writes Harsha Bhogle.
Far more important than their presence is the role that Sachin, Ganguly and VVS will be assigned, writes Harsha Bhogle.
MI lost five of their first six matches but then completed a magnificent turnaround to win their second IPL title.
Yuzvendra Chahal and Sarfaraz Khan (right) have had an impressive IPL.
You do want nice guys in the side. But you want tough guys too.