Samir Chopra

A personal view of a cultural passion

Michael Clarke, Aaron Finch and Tom Cooper were among Phillip Hughes' pallbearers

Grieving for a stranger

Not having known Phillip Hughes does not make the pain of losing him hurt less

The fireworks start as West Indies get their hands on the prize

My Caribbean friend

How tales of West Indies cricket helped forge an enduring friendship between an Indian professor and a Jamaican security guard

Knight Riders parade the IPL trophy around Eden Gardens

Time for a Bengali reunion

The BCCI has missed a golden opportunity by not organising a Test between India and Bangladesh in Kolkata

Sachin Tendulkar cuts on his way to his maiden Test century

Tendulkar, an expat's solace

Just when an Indian who moved to the US felt his connection with cricket grow weaker, a 16-year-old batting prodigy made everything all right

Dale Steyn and Jacques Kallis share a light moment in the dressing room

Cricket players or comrades in arms?

Can we imagine players to be just wage workers who, like the rest of us, have day-to-day issues with their colleagues and employers?