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Bench strength is the key to World Cup success

Who dares wins

Dec 8, 2005: To travel around India the past month has been to come face-to-face with considerable angst over India's rotation policy in one-day internationals

Dileep Premachandran

Sri Lanka in India 2005-06

The fans deserve better

Dec 5, 2005: The real objects of ire and ridicule should be those who drew up such a mindless itinerary in the first place

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India v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Chennai

The fighter still remains - Watching Ganguly

Nov 30, 2005: Dileep Premachandran watched Sourav Ganguly's return to the ranks as India prepared for the first Test

Dileep Premachandran in Chennai

Ganguly's inclusion in the Test squad

Driven by sentiment

Nov 23, 2005: The time taken to deliberate on the squad to take on Sri Lanka said much about the different pressures at work on the selection committee

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VVS Laxman plans his return

'I am sure I will get a chance'

Nov 17, 2005: Even from 50 yards away, you can't miss the relaxed stance and the glorious flourish with which VVS Laxman leans into an off-drive

Dileep Premachandran

India v South Africa, 1st ODI, Hyderabad

From potential to performance

Nov 16, 2005: A few more innings like this, added to an extra pinch of consistency, and India may once again whole-heartedly embrace a player who has only flirted casually with greatness since that most eye-catching calling card in East Africa

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A super let down

The perils of selective selection

Oct 18, 2005: Dileep Premachandran cites a few glaring selection blunders as reasons for the World XI surrendering so meekly

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Indian cricket's Canterbury tale

Feb 24, 2005: That John Wright was able to touch so many hearts so far from his North Canterbury roots tells you all you need to know about a truly remarkable individual

Decline and fall

Oct 29, 2004: The strength of character that India showed in Australia, and then again in Pakistan, proved to be as fleeting as winter sunshine

India need new spin

Feb 26, 2004: Bring on the next generation of slow bowlers

Forget history

Nov 27, 2003: India's cricketers would do well to put the past behind them when they take on Australia

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Players who said goodbye on a high v those who faded away

An objective analysis of cricketers' farewells. By Anantha Narayanan

Why Pakistan wanted to be Australia

Hassan Cheema: For decades, Australia were held up as an example of everything Pakistan cricket needed to be. Things are a little different now

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The hinterland of 40

Jon Hotten: At Lord's we saw three in-between scores of the sort that are as likely to annoy the selectors as excite them

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India stay alive in the dying moments

The hosts' little victories in the last half-hour have proven to be a big deal in the Test series against England

The Mumbai hand behind Hameed's rise

Vidyadhar Paradkar knew Haseeb Hameed would go far when he first met him. He has, and it's due in no small part to Paradkar

Warner rivals Tendulkar's 1998 run

Stats highlights of David Warner's knock in the third ODI against New Zealand

Keaton Jennings makes mark with hundred on debut

Stats highlights from the first day's play in the Mumbai Test

Nine wickets in the final session, and the most runs after 40

Also: most wickets in a two-Test series, and the highest total that could not forestall defeat

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