Ranji Trophy 2012

  • Ranji semi-finals offer interesting match-ups

    viewpoint |  Hrishikesh Kanitkar
    With the Ranji Trophy semi-finals slated to begin on January 16, the excitement for the teams preparing for the same has begun. Indian domestic giants...

  • The factors that lead to a cricketer's retirement

    Buddha Speaks |  Sanjay Bangar
    It was indeed a difficult decision to announce my retirement from first-class cricket, which I did a few days ago. It's too early to assess...

  • Spin bowling in India is a dying art

    viewpoint |  Hrishikesh Kanitkar
    Traditionally, in India, with the pitches taking turn it's always been up to the spinners to take wickets. For the Indian teams over the years...

  • Railways won't be overawed by Tendulkar's Mumbai

    Buddha Speaks |  Sanjay Bangar
    The Railways team which is used to starting its cricket season on placid tracks of Karnail Singh stadium in front of hardly any spectators is...