Virat Kohli

  • Champions Trophy: The Favourites

    Hot Spot |  Chetan Narula
    Recently there was a poll on one of the most popular cricket websites in the world. The question asked was a simple one. Which team...

  • 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 -...

  • A Marker of Virat's Captaincy

    Hot Spot |  Chetan Narula
    Look beyond the needless razzmatazz of the Indian Premier League and you will see a few benefits, real ones. The first is obviously the humongous...

  • India's Punching Bag Puzzle

    Hot Spot |  Chetan Narula
    As per Google, a punching bag is 'a stuffed or inflated bag, typically cylindrical or pear-shaped, suspended so it can be punched for exercise or...

  • India should bat Kohli at No. 3 in Tests

    Spin, Bounce and Turn |  Jamie Alter
    "I could probably look to bat anywhere, but the team wanted me to be at No. 4 all the time and that's where I've spent...

  • When should a cricketer retire?

    Cricket Bytes |  E R Ramachandran
    When should one retire? This question has assumed greater significance ever since India's debacle in Australia and earlier in England. Ideally one should retire when...

  • Player abuse is detrimental to cricket

    Insight Edge |  Aakash Chopra
    What could be the worst for a batsman: poor form, runs drying up, his potential being questioned and with that his place in the side...