India need top-order answers
India need top-order answers

Maximum passion, minimum rewards
Maximum passion, minimum rewards

Slotting in effortlessly
Slotting in effortlessly

An electric atmosphere as thunderstorm plays truant
An electric atmosphere as thunderstorm plays truant

A venerable venue and inspiring the next Tendulkar
A venerable venue and inspiring the next Tendulkar

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Remembering Dolly
Remembering Dolly

Little India in Durban and discordant noises
Little India in Durban and discordant noises

A blade and a bludgeon
A blade and a bludgeon

Stargazing in the rain
Stargazing in the rain

As the drizzle continued and an expectant crowd gradually emptied out, the stadium’s sound system keeps up a steady stream of modern rock hits to keep the feet tapping, even as the skies above the beautiful green outfield become ever darker

Last-minute preparations before the big battle
Last-minute preparations before the big battle

With rain dampening the spirits and chilling the bones, South Africa's cricketers have to traverse the 35km to SuperSport Pak in Centurion to get some outdoor practice in

There is something about the Wanderers
There is something about the Wanderers

It can’t fail to impress you

Thommo's helping hand
Thommo's helping hand

Desimators, diaspora and decibels
Desimators, diaspora and decibels

A realtor's instinct to swing it
A realtor's instinct to swing it

Not quite the home of cricket
Not quite the home of cricket

Imagine a cabbie in Melbourne not knowing how to get to the MCG, or his counterpart in New York staring at you blankly when you ask to go to Yankee Stadium

Welcoming Kinrara
Welcoming Kinrara

Flanked by a mosque on one side and the highway on the other, the picturesque Kinrara Oval is a welcome addition to the many venues that dot modern-day cricket's landscape

'We need matches, brother'
'We need matches, brother'

They departed under the cover of darkness, an embattled team that wanted nothing more than to return home

'It's just a game, man'
'It's just a game, man'

As sports fans, we've heard all the clichés a million times

Rain, billboards and teddy bears
Rain, billboards and teddy bears

The areas where Indian cricket can improve
The areas where Indian cricket can improve

Earlier posts: intro , 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 4.5 , 5 , 6 , 7