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Wadekar: a lucky captain and an unlucky one

Ajit Wadekar 1941-2018

The accidental captain who emerged shining

Wadekar was appointed to the role of India captain on a whim, and rewarded the faith placed in him with two iconic series wins

A rich, long career, but where's the meat?

Easier Said Than Done

Life of Wilko

Cricketer turned commentator Alan Wilkins has produced a memoir whose qualities mirror his own

Virat Kohli taps the ball down the ground

The Leading Cricketer in the World in 2017

Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli has been named Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 2017

Sourav Ganguly talks to the press

A Century is Not Enough

The fighter tells his story his way

Sourav Ganguly's autobiography covers a fascinating period in Indian cricket, though the focus remains squarely on him

Bhagwath Chandrasekhar bowls in the nets while Srinivas Venkataraghavan watches in the background


Coffee with Chandra

Spin, songs and other turns with the great Indian spinner

The 1932 All-India side arrive at Victoria Station

High Fives

India in five

Quotes that provide a concise history of the country's cricket

Cover of <i>Eye on Cricket</i>, by Samir Chopra

Eye on Cricket: Reflections on the Great Game

Cricket fandom with a philosophical slant

A collection of essays on the game from a geographically detached fan with a scholarly perspective

Cover of <i><b>After Tendulkar: The New Stars of Indian Cricket</i>

After Tendulkar: The New Stars of Indian Cricket

The new India: a fan's view

A readable new book chronicles Indian cricket after the retirement of Tendulkar

Cover image of <i>Playing it My Way: My Autobiography</i>

Playing it My Way

The mask behind Tendulkar's mask

His autobiography merely endorses the public image of the man, instead of giving us the insights we've been craving