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India, Pak share honours in Asia Cup opener, colts show need for fine-tuning
Tue, May 24, 2022

India has had the upper hand in almost all the recent encounters. In that context, a 1-1 result against the traditional rivals would have been considered a bit of a disappointment.

India’s Thomas Cup win is unexpected, but heart-warming
Sun, May 15, 2022

The victory is a testament to the hard work of the players, as well as the dedication of former players in scouting and grooming younger talent.

Loss of form doesn’t mean loss of income: Kohli earned Rs 240 cr from endorsements last year
Thu, May 12, 2022

The top 10 in the list features usual suspects like Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Roger Federer and Tiger Woods – about whom it can be safely said that their best days are behind them and any major achievement in the future will be akin to a last hurrah.

GT vs MI: Daniel has the veto to stop Titans
Sat, May 07, 2022

Dramatic last over sees Mumbai Indians’ Sams defend nine runs; David’s cameo at the end proves crucial.

Dhoni full of luck and skill, when it comes to captaincy
Tue, May 03, 2022

Dhoni has always been active in offering advice to Jadeja and other bowlers, as well as fine-tuning field placements from behind the stumps.

IPL 2022: One-man demolition army Miller guides Gujarat home vs CSK
Mon, Apr 18, 2022

Miller shows a glimpse of his pomp, taking Titans to what looked like an unlikely win at one stage. It kept them on top of the table while consigning Chennai Super Kings to their fifth loss in six outings.

Made in India: Why IPL teams aren’t always including 4 foreign players in playing XI
Mon, Apr 18, 2022

In the first 29 matches of ongoing edition, there are 11 instances of teams fielding fewer than four overseas players – including twice when only two were included.

Hardik Pandya show all the way; Parag bowls a carrom ball a la Ashwin & Kuldeep Sen learns of twists & turns of fate
Fri, Apr 15, 2022

Pandya stars as Gujarat Titans beat Rajasthan Royals by 37 runs in the newest western derby.

Woods dominates talk, but plenty of contenders at The Masters
Thu, Apr 07, 2022

There are a number of golfers who would be holding realistic aspirations of donning the coveted Green Jacket

Why Anirban Lahiri’s almost Cinderella story at Players Championship is good news for Indian golf
Wed, Mar 16, 2022

Anirban Lahiri fell short by a stroke at the Players Championship but the second-place finish guarantees him a three-year exemption into the Open Championship.

Shane Warne: Cricket’s Grandmaster has left the chessboard
Sat, Mar 05, 2022

Most followers of the game will be grieving the passing away of the greatest leg-spinner in the history of the sport, and while that may be true, what made him all the more special was the ticking brain under the blonde crop.

View, Review: How media-athlete relationship has changed
Sun, Feb 27, 2022

Matters pertaining to selection or administrative affairs didn’t command as much attention beyond the sports pages as they do now. In other words, sport was just that, a sport.

Fight on the fairways: How a Saudi-backed venture can upset golf’s established order
Wed, Feb 09, 2022

Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund has proposed a golf tournament, much bigger than the PGA Tour and DP World Tour. Why is this significant? What's in it for elite players? How have the established tours reacted?

1000th ODI: Rohit wins toss, match, top scores as India thump Windies
Tue, Feb 08, 2022

Sunday in Ahmedabad saw a contest between a team that had lost its last four matches across formats and another coming off a bilateral series defeat to Ireland.

When Nadal’s Plan A didn’t work, he had Plan B, C, D…
Wed, Feb 02, 2022

Spaniard’s ability to seamlessly change tactics helped him make history at Australian Open.

History at Australian Open: Rafael Nadal’s No. 21 arrives in ’22
Mon, Jan 31, 2022

Rafael Nadal finally got to the magic number of 21, breaking the tie with his great contemporaries Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic.

Rahul Dravid’s wishlist: Batsmen, all-rounders, wicket-takers
Wed, Jan 26, 2022

🔴 A year away from the World Cup, India need to find a way to modernise their ODI team; need their top order to extend themselves, want runs from middle order, need finishers, and spinners to control middle overs.

Novak Djokovic may not be a role model, but does he want to be one?
Wed, Jan 26, 2022

More successful than Federer and Nadal but least popular of the three, Serbian star is his own man, shaped by his game, beliefs and country.

Explained: Why is India-Pakistan a regular early-round fixture in ICC events?
Mon, Jan 24, 2022

T20 World Cup: When are India and Pakistan playing each other? Why is a match between the two arch rivals a regular early-round fixture in ICC events?

View, Review: Should Pujara, Rahane be given another chance?
Wed, Jan 26, 2022

With Iyer, Vihari waiting in the wings, the team management will have to decide between continuity and a shake-up of the misfiring middle-order.

View, review: Why the ’83 triumph by Kapil’s Devils is Team India’s greatest win
Wed, Jan 26, 2022

The seminal victory at Lord's ended the reign of Clive Lloyd’s mighty West Indies, paved the way for the team's glory at the World Championship of Cricket two years later and helped the Indian cricket Board become a powerhouse in world cricket

ICC timetable explained: Hello again Pakistan, welcome America
Fri, Nov 19, 2021

The Indian Express goes beyond the dates and venue to explain the significance of ICC's timetable.

Dravid not looking for different teams for each format, but will prioritise players’ well-being
Wed, Nov 17, 2021

After the early ouster from the T20 World Cup, several players have been rested through various parts of the home series, which also includes two Tests.

Team India’s workload: Indians on the road, and on field, much more than others
Wed, Nov 17, 2021

Indian stars who feature in all three formats have been much busier than their counterparts from other countries

View, review: All play and no break, but who’s to blame
Wed, Jan 26, 2022

Unlike England and Australia cricketers, India stars might be reluctant to go on breaks due to top billing in IPL and insecurity, prestige issues.