|Photos||Video & Audio||Blogs||Statistics||Archive||Shop||Mobile|
Dec 10, 2010: To beat their old nemeses, South Africa and bounce, and to assert their hold on the No. 1 spot, India must play with a positive mindset. England's Adelaide win could give them clues
Dec 3, 2010: He can bat high or low. If the selectors could pick the World Cup 15 today, there are question marks only against the second spinner, fourth seamer and eighth batsman
Nov 26, 2010: He could do worse than look at how Anil Kumble reinvented himself in the second half of his career
Nov 19, 2010: Sometimes a stalemate can mean more than the scoreline implies. For India it will be a question mark against their No. 1 status
Nov 12, 2010: Fourteen months ago the Uppal stadium laid out sporting tracks for the Champions League. Can it do the same for its first Test?
Nov 5, 2010: Watching his innings of two halves in Ahmedabad prompted the question: is Dravid too aware of his own mortality?
Oct 29, 2010: It's good that the top players are going to get to South Africa early, but why can't there have been a little more time between the first Test of that series and the last game of the New Zealand one?
Oct 22, 2010: Raina, Kohli and Pujara still have rough edges, but in Dravid, Tendulkar and Laxman, they have some of the best teachers and guides around
Oct 15, 2010: In this series a once all-conquering side found themselves being presented with questions they had often asked of others in the past
Oct 8, 2010: VVS Laxman inhabits a world of his own, an era of old-time virtue that we are reminded of all too infrequently these days
Oct 1, 2010: You need a full series to determine which team is the better of the two. In the case of India v Australia, we need to be grateful for two Tests even
Sep 24, 2010: If players need to be made an example of and kicked out of the game, so be it
Sep 17, 2010: Fielding is more important in cricket than ever, as the game gets shorter, but India lag behind as they always have done
Sep 10, 2010: The Champions League offers a world stage to those who never thought they'd get one. Let's hope we can enjoy a clean tournament
Sep 3, 2010: Corruption is not Pakistan's sole preserve, quick money threatens to lure young cricketers elsewhere too
Aug 27, 2010: The game cannot risk alienating audiences with irrelevant matches
Aug 20, 2010: To deal with fame, complacency and laziness, young cricketers need to be willing themselves, and the BCCI proactive. The likes of Anil Kumble can help, and corporate India may have solutions to offer
Aug 13, 2010: Six months away from the World Cup, India are no closer to finding the elusive allrounder for a vital spot in the order
Aug 6, 2010: What if two greats of Indian cricket were to bat together? One thing is for sure: they'd do things their way
Jul 30, 2010: Tired of dead pitches, run gluts and off-field stories full of legalese? Here are two teams: one bursting with young talent and the other, willingness to engage in battle