Ramachandra Guha
Ramachandra Guha Ramachandra GuhaRSS FeedFeeds  | Archives
Cricket writer and historian
Showing 1-13 of 13 First pageFirst Previous pagePrevious Next Next page Last Last page

Why Gandhi would have been appalled by the Gandhi-Mandela Trophy

Oct 31, 2015: Unlike Mandela, the Indian revolutionary disregarded not just cricket but sport in general all his life

Ramachandra Guha

Dreams of bat and ball

May 30, 2015: How I went from revelling in batting fantasies in my youth to being comforted by bowling reveries in later years

Ramachandra Guha

Four Sri Lankan masters

Jun 28, 2014: From Mendis to Sangakkara, a look at a few iconic batsmen who shaped Sri Lanka's cricket

Ramachandra Guha

The stars of Kathiawar

Nov 30, 2013: In all the talk of Bombay's credentials as a historical stronghold of Indian cricket, a region to the north gets overlooked

Ramachandra Guha

The serpent in the garden

Jun 1, 2013: The IPL is representative of the worst sides of Indian capitalism and Indian society

Ramachandra Guha

Why Tendulkar must retire now

Mar 24, 2013: Like the other great Bombay batsmen of the past, he should time his exit right. It can't get better than ending with a series against Australia

Ramachandra Guha

Memories of Virender

Mar 20, 2013: Now that his best is likely behind him, let us look back on some Sehwag classics

Ramachandra Guha

A case for the Amarnath-Kardar Trophy

Jan 20, 2013: The historically minded will love it if the captains of the first Indo-Pak contests were to be honoured so, but what about younger, more modern fans?

Ramachandra Guha

Jacques Kallis, MVP

Dec 15, 2012: One man stands head and shoulders above the rest when it comes to nominating cricket's most valuable current player

Ramachandra Guha

My Azhar and my Solkar long ago

Sep 22, 2012: In which the writer doffs his hat to some great Indian fielders he has watched

Ramachandra Guha

The joy of Sachin

Sep 8, 2012: For what Sachin Tendulkar has given me over the years, I remain deeply, profoundly, grateful. Those calling for his retirement should be too

Ramachandra Guha

The other side of Merchant

Nov 26, 2011: Mumbai has produced more great batsmen than any other city in the world. You could argue which one was the best bat, but there's no debate about the best man

Ramachandra Guha

The strange silence of Gavaskar and Shastri

Aug 14, 2011: Why have these two stalwarts of Indian cricket never spoken out about the damage the IPL has done to the country's Test team?

Ramachandra Guha
Showing 1-13 of 13 First pageFirst Previous pagePrevious Next Next page Last Last page

Top

    The Ashwin-Jadeja show

Numbers Game: In many respects, India's spin duo racked up better numbers in 2016-17 than any other bowling pair have managed in a season

    Ashwin + Jadeja = how good?

The two took 153 wickets between them in India's 13-Test season just past. Where does that rank on the all-time list?

The pitches in India were great. Right, Australia?

Sam Perry: Australians' tendency to reject turning and seaming pitches as good ones says a lot about their own culture

    How Kohli and Rahane differed as captains

Brad Haddin: Australia repeatedly challenged and troubled the Indian captain, and were themselves shown up by his stand-in

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

News | Features Last 7 days

The season of Kohli, and all his men

Thirteen Tests, ten wins, four trophies. This is the story of India's historic home season, and the players that made it happen

Jadeja equals Kohli, Vijay and Rahul

Ravindra Jadeja overtaking Kapil Dev and Mitchell Johnson, Nathan Lyon going past Lance Gibbs, and other stats highlights from day three of the Dharamsala Test

India complete the Test-trophy set

Stats highlights from India's win in Dharamsala, a victory that sealed the series for them

Umesh's spell of pace and fire

Five-and-a-half-years after his Test debut, Umesh Yadav showed he can be the bowler he has always threatened to be: fast, brutal and thoroughly unpleasant to face

Kuldeep's height and angle befuddle Australia

On a first-day pitch, Kuldeep Yadav outfoxed three Australian top-order batsmen with guile and his natural attributes

News | Features Last 7 days