Commentary

  • 'Harbhajan Singh is a compulsive hooker': 40 hilarious Ravi Shastri quotes that are too embarrassing to be real August 8, 2014

    We speak for millions of Indians when we say that Ravi Shastri may be a great cricketer but his commentary...well...you know...sucks. But a strange thing happened over the years as Shastri kept repeating the same, tired cliches every game. He has become the goto man for mememakers on social media...
  • India vs Netherlands, Junior Hockey WC: as it happened December 6, 2013

    The 10th Junior Hockey World Cup got underway at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium in New Delhi on Friday with 16 teams in the fray to win the crown. India, in Pool C alongside the Netherlands, Korea and Canada, began their campaign with a tough encounter against the Netherlands. Earlier in...
  • 'Waqargems' all the rage on Twitter July 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Former Pakistan fast bowler Waqar Younis, who tormented the best batsmen of his time with his searing yorkers, is doling out some equally 'stirring' quotes as a commentator. His 'incisive' remarks during his onair stints often have the audience in splits. The microblogging website Twitter is awash with...
  • I want to take the game forward, says Ganguly November 12, 2008

    Kolkata: Former India skipper Sourav Ganguly was given a hero's welcome on Tuesday after he returned to Kolkata for the first time since retiring from international cricket. Thousands of people waited at the airport to get a glimpse of Bengal's biggest cricket superstar. Ganguly did not reveal his future plans but said...
  • Benazir's column: Extremism happens with state support December 28, 2007

    Pakistan Opposition leader Benazir Bhutto wrote this piece on cnn.com to reflect on the tumultuous events following her return to Pakistan last month. In this commentary, the former prime minister reflected on a failed assassination attempt on her life at that time and vowed to keep pushing for the restoration...
  • Never been to school; commentary comes to the rescue October 9, 2007

    New Delhi: A cricket fan from a border village in Barmer is attracting a fan following with his British-accented commentary for village cricket matches. If you don't find anything out of the ordinary in this match, take a peek into the commentator's box. In the sand dunes sits Rabu Khan,...
  • Full Scorecard | Commentary | Pics October 8, 2007

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