• The Midas (do not) touch

    Wicket Thoughts |  Jaideep Ghosh
    OK, so if an IPL player (or BCCI, or ICC) was to be sitting in an aircraft, and notices an ICL player across the aisle,...

  • Howzzat? Who cares?

    Wicket Thoughts |  Jaideep Ghosh
    Gautam Gambhir thinks it's a good thing to be able to challenge umpiring decisions, since matches then won't be lost due to mistakes by the...

  • Anything to declare?

    Wicket Thoughts |  Jaideep Ghosh
    So 50-over cricket is back, and immediately, one is seeing signs that this format may not go last too long unless it sees some changes....

  • Good, bad or ugly, IPL was fun

    Wicket Thoughts |  Jaideep Ghosh
    You know the best thing about the Indian Premier League? Some people actually succeeded in pronouncing Kolkata (as opposed to Kolkotta, Kolkawta, Kawlkata etc. etc.)....

  • ICC, what do you see?

    Wicket Thoughts |  Jaideep Ghosh
    So the International Cricket Council has decided to ask Shah Rukh Khan not to sit with his team. Wow. This one really takes the cake....

  • The merry mix of Mallya’s men

    Wicket Thoughts |  Jaideep Ghosh
    In today's day and time, democracy seems to be the in thing, even when it comes to corporate decisions and responsibilities. Many a corporate honcho...

  • Lou, who?

    Wicket Thoughts |  Jaideep Ghosh
    Lou, who? To enlighten you, this is some chappie called Lou Rowan, who stood in a Test last in 1971, as an umpire, who ...

  • IPL, the Indian Punch Line

    Wicket Thoughts |  Jaideep Ghosh
    What was that, what Winston Churchill said, about the British effort during World War II? "Blood, sweat, toil and tears". Perfect for the Indian Premier...