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The cricket pilgrim's must-do list
The cricket pilgrim's must-do list

For fans who live and breathe the game, there's a cricket experience to be found - from the iconic to the offbeat - in every corner of the UK

The World Cup wanderlist
The World Cup wanderlist

All eyes may be on the tournament, but there's more than just matches happening around the 11 World Cup venues in England and Wales

A tour of Mumbai's cricket landmarks
A tour of Mumbai's cricket landmarks

From the late 19th century, the city has been central to the history of the game in India - as a walk through downtown will show

The best pubs to watch the IPL at
The best pubs to watch the IPL at

Big screens, cold brews, great deals - where to get the most out of the ultimate spectator sport

The Kolkata sports fan: a portrait
The Kolkata sports fan: a portrait

Knowledgeable, emotional, innately curious and always ready with a quip - no other city makes them quite like this

On every street
On every street

The many faces of sport in India, through the eyes of its most keen street photographers

Planet sports
Planet sports

The life and times of the Maidan Market - a Kolkata sport-goods bazaar like no other

Forest essential
Forest essential

Mumbai's concrete sprawl hides some remarkable - and invaluable - green spaces

Get out: weekend trips from Bengaluru
Get out: weekend trips from Bengaluru

When you tire of the city, step outside and climb some rocks, catch some waves, or just get a coffee

Get out: Weekend trips from Bengaluru
Get out: Weekend trips from Bengaluru

When you tire of the city, step outside and climb some rocks, catch some waves or just get a coffee

The heat is on
The heat is on

Be it cricket, puchkas or mangoes, there are various ways of defining and defying the Indian summer

Travel Instagram test
Travel Instagram test

Advice for the ardent cricket watcher on how to get to far-flung match venues

An onslaught on the senses
An onslaught on the senses

Take a boat ride, walk between dusty, old books, or hop on a tram to find the true Kolkata

Eating around the Wankhede
Eating around the Wankhede

A guide to navigating the food hotspots around the South Mumbai stadium

Book, line and sinker
Book, line and sinker

With some coaxing, some serendipity and a good bit of foraging, Bengaluru's used-book stores reveal a treasure trove of cricket literature

Rajkot, the hub of cricket in Saurashtra
Rajkot, the hub of cricket in Saurashtra

The city's history is inseparable from Indian cricketing legend

Meet Wankhede's North Stand Gang
Meet Wankhede's North Stand Gang

The spectator experience in Indian stadiums can often be unpleasant. One group of fans from Mumbai wants to change that, one chant at a time

Maelstrom on the coast
Maelstrom on the coast

Mumbai's predominant colour may be grey, but dull is the last thing it is

City of kingsmen
City of kingsmen

From the princes of cricket to the king of the jungle, Rajkot has had a long tryst with royalty

The secret of the Hyderabadis
The secret of the Hyderabadis

If you're a history buff or very, very serious about your food, head to the city of Nizams