Bangalore

  • Leave Virat Kohli Alone!

    Hot Spot |  Chetan Narula
    Cut to the IPL game at Wankhede where Mumbai Indians were playing Royal Challengers Bangalore. Ambati Rayudu is run-out from a direct-throw by Virat Kohli...

  • When Indian crowds heckle, the spectator loses

    Reverse Swing |  Suresh Menon
    The IPL aspires to be the EPL (English Premier League), so it is ironic that poor crowd behaviour - a feature of the EPL -...

  • Self-evaluation the key to Gayle and Steyn's success in T20

    viewpoint |  Hrishikesh Kanitkar
    There is no question about it. Twenty20 cricket is a game of confidence. When we look at the way Chris Gayle bats in T20, this...

  • India's most wanted

    Bloody Mary |  Sagarika Ghose
    The police must answer why innocent Muslims are being implicated in terror cases When in doubt about a terror investigation, blame the most readily ...

  • The closing of the Indian mind

    Bloody Mary |  Sagarika Ghose
    The counter argument to narrow mindedness is missing From the Grand Mufti's fatwa against the all-girl band in Kashmir, to the now lifted ban ...

  • Anything can happen over tears

    Deep Blue |  Deepa Balakrishnan
    Above all, it's Bhookanakere Siddalingappa Yeddyurappa's ability to cry that's got most politicians worried. He's done it before, and they all know he can ...

  • IPL transfer window needs a financial cap

    Insight Edge |  Aakash Chopra
    Kings XI Punjab skipper Adam Gilchrist thinks the IPL is gradually becoming a league of 'haves' and 'have-nots' - is his concern realistic, or is...

  • IPL 2012: Value for Money

    Hot Spot |  Chetan Narula
    When Kolkata Knight Riders decided not to retain Sourav Ganguly ahead of the re-auction in 2011, there was a lot of chaos. Cricket fans in...

  • IPL needs some Pakistani flavour

    Gun Barrel |  Jaspreet Sahni
    Nothing compares to the flair that Pakistan players bring to a cricket field. It's not much different to the swagger of a Vivian Richards, the...

  • IPL 5 turning out to be a crowd-puller

    Hot Spot |  Chetan Narula
    The TRP ratings may not say so, but going by the attendances recorded at the stadiums across the country, the Indian Premier League is back,...

  • The Gayle story may set a precedent

    Reverse Swing |  Suresh Menon
    Chris Gayle's odyssey in recent years - as a hired gunman or a professional sportsman depending on your point of view - has been interesting....

  • Winning is not the only thing for IPL franchises

    Straight Talk |  Tanuj Khosla
    Most people I meet generally have two kinds of queries regarding the commercial aspects of IPL. Some wonder how the franchises, which dole out millions...

  • Rahul Dravid, it's not over yet, you know that

    Un'news'ual |  Ruchira Singh
    To begin with, Rahul Sharad Dravid, thank you ever so much for all the memories. When on 9th March 2012 you said, it's time for...

  • No Bryan Adams, no Metallica! Facing the music

    Sanguine Symphony |  Pragati Ratti
    I am a disappointed music lover, rather a disappointed Delhiite. Yes, that's what I am. It was in the beginning of this year, when I...