1. Indian Cricket Team Selection: Is There a Hole in the Wall?

    Last Thursday, the selectors met to pick the squad for the upcoming tests against England and as expected, Yuvraj made the cut based on his two fine tons in the ODI's...

    Umesh  Srinivasan Written by Umesh Srinivasan about over 5 years ago 234 reads 2 comments

  2. Aussies- Numero Uno. Just Not Yet.

    India beat Australia convincingly. It is always good to see the arrogant men from down under, defeated. The media went into a frenzy calling the home team the 'top-dog...

    Umesh  Srinivasan Written by Umesh Srinivasan about over 5 years ago 73 reads 0 comments

  3. So Long, Saurav

    This series against the Aussies has been enthralling like every other one preceding it. It all started in 2001 in Kolkatta when India rose from the dead to deliver a killer punch to the Kangaroos...

    Umesh  Srinivasan Written by Umesh Srinivasan about over 5 years ago 41 reads 0 comments

  4. Double Standards

    The Kotla test will be remembered as Kumble's last test which ended in a draw. This was despite India running up a 600 plus score which included a maiden double ton by Ghambir and another sublime one by VVS...

    Umesh  Srinivasan Written by Umesh Srinivasan about over 5 years ago 195 reads 0 comments

  5. VRS...Not a Bad Idea

    Today the team for the first two tests against Australia will be announced. The Irani Trophy failed to propel any youngsters to challenge the seniors and the new committee headed by ...

    Umesh  Srinivasan Written by Umesh Srinivasan about almost 6 years ago 512 reads 0 comments

  6. Chepauk Stadium Revisited

    It was Wednesday, Sept. 24 and three factors were influential in sending me to Chepauk for only the second time in my life. Work on the site had come to a virtual standstill and I had time at my disposal...

    Umesh  Srinivasan Written by Umesh Srinivasan about almost 6 years ago 353 reads 0 comments

  7. Cricket: India's Complacency Leads to Championship Loss

    India lost a cup that was theirs for the taking by going into the match with a specialist bowler short. R.P. Singh bowled well against Bangladesh and there was no reason why he was left out...

    Umesh  Srinivasan Written by Umesh Srinivasan about 6 years ago 327 reads 0 comments