IPL Controversies

  • The Kocchi-coo of cricket

    Rudra's space |  Rudra Narayan Sharma
    When today will be yesterday, this will be our Twitterchalisa. Once upon a time in a land wow-wowed as Youngistan, there lived a ...

  • Big Boys play at night

    Flying Trapeze |  Arijit Sen
    India's northeast, like the rest of the nation, seems to be hit by the IPL virus. In Thomas Freidman's flat world, IPL, the pundits tell...

  • There still are a few good men

    Grumble with Gaurav |  Gaurav Kalra
    It is when all is crumbling around us that we seek shelter in solidity. Integrity is reassuring when scoundrels who previously masqueraded as pioneers ...

  • Can we have our game back please?

    Grumble with Gaurav |  Gaurav Kalra
    The fan is cricket's cotton wool. It is the wide eyed admiration of a 12-year-old standing in line for his hero's autograph that ambition is...

  • Power, Money & IPL

    Voice Over |  Rajen Garabadu
    The Modi-Tharoor match has turned out to be much more keenly watched than any of the IPL matches so far. Like any other match, there...

  • Gochi in Kochi: let's play it straight

    Newsman |  Rajdeep Sardesai
    Here's a story that perhaps best exemplifies how far Indian cricket has traveled. In the mid-1950s, India was playing New Zealand. The players at the...