Directly Rajdeep Sardesai

  • Shocking beyond belief: Rajdeep Sardesai on spot-fixing May 17, 2013

    The IBN18 Editor-in-Chief reflects on the latest IPL spot-fixing scandal on his video blog 'Directly Rajdeep Sardesai'. ...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai: Stopping Sri Lankan players from playing in Chennai is unfortunate April 2, 2013

    Hello and welcome once again to DRS, my very own personal space where we talk matters cricketing. The IPL is once again with us - IPL 6 is with us. And predictably, once again the IPL has generated controversy. This time, over Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa's decision not to...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai: MS Dhoni's 224 proved that he belongs at the top March 1, 2013

    Hello and welcome once again to DRS, my very own personal space where we talk matters cricketing. I guess in the week that was we've seen one of the greatest innings played by an Indian batsman in Test cricket. Who else can we talk of, but the captain - Mahendra...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai bats for cricket without politics January 18, 2013

    Hello and welcome once again to DRS - my very own personal space where we talk matters cricketing. Cricket and politics in the Indo-Pak context has always had an uneasy relationship. There have been prolonged periods when India and Pakistan had not played cricket with each other simply because the...
  • Cricket soft target of Indo-Pak politics: Rajdeep Sardesai January 18, 2013

    In the latest edition of his video blog 'Directly Rajdeep Sardesai', the IBN18 Editor-in-Chief feels cricket shouldn't be politicised. ...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai: WI must see T20 win as a stepping stone October 10, 2012

    Hello and welcome once again to DRS, my very own personal space where we talk matters cricketing on Cricketnext.com. The World Twenty20 is over and I would like to believe that the right team won. Certainly the team that most of us were rooting for once India was out...
  • The right team won World T20: Rajdeep Sardesai October 10, 2012

    World cricket needed West Indies to win, says the IBN18 Editor-in-Chief in the latest edition of his video blog DRS. ...
  • The right team won World T20: Rajdeep Sardesai October 10, 2012

    World cricket needed West Indies to win, says the IBN18 Editor-in-Chief in the latest edition of his video blog DRS. ...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai on Yuvraj Singh's comeback September 14, 2012

    The IBN18 Editor-in-Chief talks about Yuvraj Singh's emotional return to cricket in his video blog Directly Rajdeep Sardesai (DRS). ...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai on Yuvraj's comeback September 14, 2012

    The IBN18 Editor-in-Chief talks about Yuvraj Singh's emotional return to cricket in his video blog DRS. ...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai bats for cricket in Olympics July 21, 2012

    The IBN18 Editor-in-Chief feels Twenty20 format provides cricket an opportunity to be part of the Olympics bouquet. ...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai bats for cricket in Olympics July 21, 2012

    The IBN18 Editor-in-Chief feels Twenty20 format provides cricket an opportunity to be part of the Olympics bouquet. ...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai on cricket as an Olympic sport July 21, 2012

    Hello and welcome once again to DRS, my very own personal space, where we talk matters cricketing. This isn't quite the cricket season at the moment. The world's biggest sporting event, the Olympics, which come once in every four years is here. Yes, India is playing Sri Lanka in a series...
  • Time for Tendulkar to quit ODIs: Rajdeep July 7, 2012

    IBN18 editor-in-chief Rajdeep Sardesai in his blog questions Sachin Tendulkar's decision to skip the Lanka tour. ...
  • Time for Tendulkar to quit ODIs: Rajdeep July 7, 2012

    IBN18 editor-in-chief Rajdeep Sardesai in his blog questions Sachin Tendulkar's decision to skip the Lanka tour. ...
  • Time for Tendulkar to quit ODIs: Rajdeep July 8, 2012

    Hello and welcome once again to DRS. My very own personal space where we discuss cricket. The Indian Team to Sri Lanka has been selected and there is no Sachin Tendulkar. The official reason being given is that Tendulkar is being rested for the busy season ahead. Tendulkar himself...
  • DRS: Celebrate two phenomenons - Sachin & Anand June 9, 2012

    CNN-IBN's editor-in-chief Rajdeep Sardesai says, avoid all the comparisons and rather enjoy Sachin Tendulkar and Viswanathan Anand. ...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai on Ganguly in IPL 5 May 11, 2012

    Hello and welcome to DRS. My very own take on what is happening in the world of cricket. I thought today we should focus on one of the most intriguing aspects of IPL 5: the role of Pune Warriors India captain, Sourav Ganguly. No Indian cricketer in recent times has...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai on Tendulkar as MP April 27, 2012

    In his latest video blog Directly Rajdeep Sardesai (DRS), the IBN18 Editor-in-Chief talks about Sachin Tendulkar's decision to accept Rajya Sabha nomination. ...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai on Tendulkar as MP April 27, 2012

    In his latest video blog, Rajdeep Sardesai talks about Sachin Tendulkar's decision to accept Rajya Sabha nomination. ...
  • DRS: Sachin the Parliamentarian doesn't appeal April 27, 2012

    Hello and welcome to DRS. My personal video blog, which gives me an opportunity to talk cricketing matters with the visitors of Cricketnext.com and IBNLive.com. This week let's talk about something that seems to be agitating a lot of us: Sachin Tendulkar's decision to accept the nomination to the Rajya...
  • DRS: Bangladesh have embraced cricket March 23, 2012

    Directly Rajdeep Sardesai: The IBN18 Editor-in-Chief feels Bangladesh have finally arrived in cricket. ...
  • DRS: Bangladesh have embraced cricket March 23, 2012

    Hello and welcome to DRS, my very own take every fortnight on the world of cricket. This week I thought we would focus on the Asia Cup, and more specifically on the team that really took the tournament by storm – Bangladesh. That's right. Until the other day, we thought...
  • Are Pakistan really better than India in cricket? February 10, 2012

    In his video blog Directly Rajdeep Sardesai, the CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief says the jury is still out on who's better. ...
  • Are Pakistan really better than India? February 10, 2012

    In his video blog Directly Rajdeep Sardesai, the CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief says the jury is still out on who's better. ...
  • Are Pakistan really better than India? February 10, 2012

    Hello, and welcome once again to DRS - my own take on the world of cricket. This week I thought we could talk on a fascinating subject to debate, always. Which is the better team at the moment, India or Pakistan? That question has become more relevant after what we...
  • When should great cricketers retire? January 28, 2012

    Rajdeep Sardesai speaks on the burning question of Indian cricket in his video blog Directly Rajdeep Sardesai (DRS). ...
  • When should great cricketers retire? January 28, 2012

    Welcome to DRS, which is Directly Rajdeep Sardesai. I think this is not the best time to talk on Indian cricket, given all that has happened with Indian cricket over the last few weeks. Today I thought I would speak on the subject that is on top of everybody's mind: When...
  • Directly Rajdeep Sardesai: let's save Tests November 30, 2011

    In his new video blog, Directly Rajdeep Sardesai (DRS), the CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief on how to attract fans to Test cricket. ...