Sriram Veera


Grace and compassion at London’s unique club for gay cricketers
Sun, Sep 16, 2018

They play cricket, discuss life, fight for LGBT rights, and create an environment where gay men and women can be themselves in a world that can often be homophobic.

Chris Lewis: Back from a Private Hell
Sun, Sep 16, 2018

Indians knew Chris Lewis for the ton he hit on his 25th birthday in Madras on England's tour in 1993. The man oozing athletic talent looked poised for the big time, but the promise never materialised. Years later, Lewis was caught smuggling cocaine and sent to prison.

India tour of England 2018: A summer’s tale
Thu, Sep 13, 2018

For all their inspired, collective bowling effort and Virat Kohli's sublime batting form, the reality that India are far from an invincible touring side force flashed and flickered. A look at moments that made and unmade what was a thrilling series

India vs England: Another series loss, another chatty Virat Kohli press conference
Wed, Sep 12, 2018

At the start of the fifth day, India stood a risk of being blown away. Had they done so, the conclusions drawn from the series could have been adverse.

India vs England: After Tea, England serve a humble pie as India lose final Test
Wed, Sep 12, 2018

KL Rahul smashes 142, Rishabh Pant becomes first Indian keeper to score a ton in England... but it is the same old story in the final session as India lose 5 wickets for 20 runs.

India vs England: Life comes full circle for Alastair Cook at The Oval
Tue, Sep 11, 2018

Alastair Cook’s Test journey, which began with a century against India in Nagpur 12 years ago, comes to an end with a ton in London.

This 9-year-old Indian got UK to tweak visa norms, says next goal is grandmaster tag
Mon, Sep 10, 2018

Shreyas’s father Jitender Singh can now apply for Tier-2 work visa, which is valid for up to four years without needing to leave the country.

India vs England: Personal tragedies helped forge Hanuma Vihari’s inner steel
Mon, Sep 10, 2018

Hanuma Vihari had quit Hyderabad after six years of first-class cricket and was left disillusioned with the whole experience.

India vs England: Ravindra Jadeja, the horseman who rode the apocalypse
Mon, Sep 10, 2018

With India set to bat last, England, who are already 154 runs ahead with eight wickets intact, hold all the cards but Jadeja and the debutant Hanuma Vihari at least ensured the game wasn’t done and dusted already.

India vs England 5th Test: After Day 2, India stuck in quicksand
Sun, Sep 09, 2018

India finish Day 2 at 174 for 6 on Day 2 after England's fast bowlers led by James Anderson wreak havoc.

India vs England: As Alastair Cook departs, England collapse on Day 1
Sat, Sep 08, 2018

Opener gives England a solid start in Alastair Cook's final Test but his dismissal triggers a collapse that gives India the edge after Day 1.

India vs England: For the family, Moeen Ali’s redemption couldn’t have tasted better
Fri, Sep 07, 2018

The father especially has been restless for a while now about his son’s Test career. He would fret often and would be told by Moeen not to worry and be grateful for the times he has had.

India vs England: Final Test, series decided, endless worries for India
Fri, Sep 07, 2018

The fate of the series might be sealed, but the fifth Test will be anything but academic for both sides, more so for the tourists

India vs England: Frequent changes to the team has put Indian players under pressure
Thu, Sep 06, 2018

Frequent chopping and changing has put Indian players under pressure, and it has impacted their performance adversely.

India vs England 2018: R Ashwin’s stock goes south at Southampton
Wed, Sep 05, 2018

R Ashwin returned with three wickets from the Southampton Test where the pitch assisted spinners and England spinner Moeen Ali took nine.

The Cookie crumbles: Alastair Cook announces international retirement
Tue, Sep 04, 2018

Alastair Cook, England's top run getter, retires after the Oval Test, ending a stellar career that began with a century against India in 2006.

India vs England 4th Test: Almost for India, but not enough in the end
Mon, Sep 03, 2018

In with a chance to script a memorable win, India falter at the crunch to hand England the series.

India vs England 4th Test: Jos Buttler keeps England on the boil
Sun, Sep 02, 2018

Wicket-keeper batsman Jos Buttler top scores with 69 as England finish day three at 260 for 8, a lead of 233 against India.

India vs England, 4th Test: Cheteshwar Pujara proves rock and star as India take lead against England
Sat, Sep 01, 2018

India eke out slender lead, thanks to No.3 Cheteshwar Pujara’s masterful century and calm shepherding of the tail.

India vs England 4th Test: For England, it’s two much, too early
Fri, Aug 31, 2018

Jasprit Bumrah and Ishant Sharma combine to produce one of the most complete bowling performances to put England in strife on Day 1.