scorecardresearch
Follow Us:
Friday, February 26, 2021

Express Sports

Express Sports is your one-stop shop for everything that is significant in sports. Tune in for freewheeling interviews of athletes and sharp analyses by our experienced sports reporters.

Episode 106 December 19, 2020

Ramachandra Guha on the sophistication, tamasha and politics of Indian cricket

From the Ranji Trophy in the 60s to the IPL now, the nature of the game has rapidly changed in many ways. But has this change been for the better?

In this episode, Historian, author and cricket fanatic Ramachandra Guha talks to Mihir and Gaurav about his latest book ‘The Commonwealth of Cricket’, how cricket has changed over the years, the dangers of making superstars out of sportsmen, the politics of BCCI, his stint at the Committee of Administrators (CoA), and more.


You can follow us and leave us feedback on Facebook and Twitter @expresspodcasts, or send us an email at podcasts@indianexpress.com. If you like this show, please subscribe and leave us a review wherever you get your podcasts, so other people can find us. You can also find us on https://indianexpress.com/audio.

More info
More less
Ramachandra Guha on the sophistication, tamasha and politics of Indian cricketFrom the Ranji Trophy in the 60s to the IPL now, the nature of the game has rapidly changed in many ways. But has this change been for the better? In this episode, Historian, author and cricket fanatic Ramachandra Guha talks to Mihir and Gaurav about his latest book 'The Commonwealth of Cricket', how cricket has changed over the years, the dangers of making superstars out of sportsmen, the politics of BCCI, his stint at the Committee of Administrators (CoA), and more. You can follow us and leave us feedback on Facebook and Twitter @expresspodcasts, or send us an email at podcasts@indianexpress.com. If you like this show, please subscribe and leave us a review wherever you get your podcasts, so other people can find us. You can also find us on https://www.indianexpress.com/audio.
share