We could start seeing the influence of T20 in the way Test cricket is viewed. And, indeed, approached.
This will be Harsha Bhogle’s first fiction appearance on the small screen.
From a purely cricketing point of view the IPL is actually on the right path. For all that you might read in the papers, there is hardly a cricketer in the world who doesn’t want to be part of it.
There wouldn’t be a person in India who wouldn’t want to see Yuvraj Singh at his best again, writes Harsha Bhogle.
Having looked beyond Gautam Gambhir for a year the selectors have told him that all is not lost.
Cricket needs a powerful commercial base, and rigorous money management.
Often coaches work well with certain kind of players and struggle in alien cultures where they seek to impose their style.
I must admit I was very excited by the return of Zaheer Khan,writes Harsha Bhogle.
On big stage,South Africa had collapsed in past and so maybe that fear was upfront.
Single-handedly he has changed course of the Ashes and I say that carefully,writes Harsha Bhogle.
Vinod Kambli wanted to live life kingsize,as cigarette ads used to say,writes Harsha Bhogle.
I thought of it as I started writing this article in an atmosphere of post-Tendulkar gloom.
I’m amazed that for all intensity Sachin carried onto the field he never once lost it,writes Harsha.
It was also a phase before Dravid,Ganguly and Laxman established themselves as world class batsmen.
We need to look at the bat vs ball equation all over again,writes Harsha Bhogle.