Radhakrishnan Sreenivasan

  • India (and DRS) gave the Champions Trophy a fine farewell

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    Thanks for the memories India, for being brilliant at one level and the tournament and the ICC Champions Trophy itself, at another. However, how will...

  • On and off the field, timing is Tendulkar's core

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    I'm not too sure if there are any adjectives that remain in the thesaurus to describe Sachin Tendulkar. If there are indeed a few more...

  • The hero this far in IPL 6 has been the pitches

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    Its early days in IPL 6 and understandably the teams are settling in. The scores have been modest in comparison to the previous editions held...

  • Wicketkeepers have come a long way

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    From being a slightly secluded breed to being an integral match winning component of a side, if we are talking evolution in the world of...

  • Controversies continue to plague Australian cricket

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    The final Test between India and Australia at the Feroze Shah Kotla is perhaps one of the most important Test matches for the entire Australian...

  • India must keep searching for winning combinations

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    A win under the belt should give the home side some comfort and without much time between two Test matches would mean India will most...

  • Pietersen's problem is Pietersen himself

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    Packed schedules more often than not don't allow players and teams to reflect upon what's happened with them. While India will not have trouble picking...

  • Are we selfish in applauding West Indies?

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    One of the overriding challenges of being a cricket journalist in this part of the world is to sit back and think of a story...

  • Striking a balance is the challenge for new selectors

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    When it comes to picking and choosing players, there's always this statement from my good friend Sanjay Bangar - also a blogger in these pages...

  • Do T20s promote globalization or merely emphasize greater polarization?

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    Having watched the first four games of the ICC World Twenty20, I can safely say the matches involving the non Test-playing nations thus far have...

  • 'Sach' a big question

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    Three innings and three similar dismissals have turned the world into a court room. Plenty of lawyers in the garb of players and journalists have...

  • What's life after 'fab four?'

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    A defeat in Sri Lanka prompts many in the media to ask the same question all over again - what's with the Indian batting line-up....

  • Powerful decisions

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    Call it fate, destiny or whatever, when he walks out to toss the coin with "fellow" South African Graeme Smith at the Oval on Thursday,...

  • It is so us!

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    So far, in my short stint in journalism, I have had the opportunity of working with people from different nationalities very closely. While I enjoyed...

  • Of pitches and more

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    I would not agree to people who say the first Test match in Chennai was a boring draw. It was a draw alright, but it...

  • SABSE CHOTA KAUN?

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    "Sabse Chota kaun?" Those were the first lines of Mahendra Singh Dhoni when he was asked to call upon his side to lift the tri-nations...

  • Different stroke

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    You wouldn't attempt to teach managerial skills to Sir Alex Ferguson just as you would refrain from commenting too much about Roger Federer's game after...

  • The Mahi Way

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    Moments before Maria Sharapova stepped on the court to take on Ana Ivanovic in the final of the Australian Open, Billie Jean King - a...

  • Pollock always had time for people

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    It's rather ironical that Shaun Pollock had to retire in Johannesburg - While he was promoted to hit the winning runs against the West Indies...