1. Manchester United: Can Van Gaal's Men Challenge Chelsea and City for Title?

    Manchester United may just be a small cloud of dust in the rear-view mirror of league leaders Chelsea , who lie eight points ahead, but one that's getting bigger and coming closer with every passing game...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 17 days ago 10,858 reads 56 comments

  2. Bangladesh vs. Zimbabwe, 2nd ODI: Date, Live Stream, TV Info and Preview

    Bangladesh host Zimbabwe in the second game of the five-match one-day international series at Chittagong on Sunday after ending their winless streak in 2014 with an 87-run victory on Friday...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 1 month ago 7,022 reads 0 comments

  3. Wayne Rooney: Why He May Never Be Considered England's Greatest-Ever Player

    It was inevitable the moment the game ended. Wayne Rooney ’s brace against historic rivals Scotland in their own backyard put him just three goals behind Sir Bobby Charlton’s all-time England goal-scoring record...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 1 month ago 1,536 reads 8 comments

  4. Virat Kohli 139 Not Out: Is He Ready to Take over from Dhoni as India Captain?

    You knew from his delectable flick off the pads from a ball hitting middle-and-off bowled by Shaminda Eranga that Virat Kohli was in the mood...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 1 month ago 1,937 reads 0 comments

  5. India's Squad for 2014-15 Tour of Australia: Breaking Down All 19 Members

    It is said that lightning does not strike twice, but India will head to Australia later this month for a long tour, culminating with the World Cup next March, knowing they could be hit for the fourth time in as many years by the end of it...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 1 month ago 21,990 reads 1 comments

  6. India Should Use Sri Lanka Series to Finalise Fast-Bowling Line-Up for Australia

    On Sunday, Pakistan's 40-year-old Misbah -ul-Haq scored the fastest-ever Test half-century and equalled the fastest Test hundred, and the red and blue sides of Manchester clashed in a pulsating derby...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 1 month ago 2,217 reads 0 comments

  7. Bangladesh V Zimbabwe: Winners and Losers from 1st Test

    Bangladesh edged a thrilling low-scoring first Test match against Zimbabwe at Mirpur inside three days to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. The match was dominated by the bowlers, with 254 being the highest innings total...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 1 month ago 369 reads 0 comments

  8. India vs. Sri Lanka: Analysing India's Squad Ahead of Australia Tour

    The dust seems to be settling down in the premises of the Board of Control for Cricket in India following a week of utter madness...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 2 months ago 12,598 reads 0 comments

  9. Predicting the India Test XI a Year from Now

    If it were up to India right now, they would never play a Test match again. Well, at least not away from home. It's been more than three years since India last won a series on foreign soil...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 2 months ago 1,006 reads 4 comments

  10. Predicting the India ODI Team That Starts the 2015 World Cup

    Four years after sitting atop the pinnacle of the sport, India head out to the other side of the world to defend their World Cup title in Australia and New Zealand in February 2015...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 3 months ago 11,909 reads 2 comments

  11. Mumbai Indians vs. Lahore Lions: CLT20 Date, Live Stream, TV Info, Preview

    Venue : Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Stadium, Raipur Date : Saturday, Sept 13 Start time : 3:30 p.m. BST /8:00 p.m. local Live on : ITV4 in the UK and Star Sports in India...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 4 months ago 14,081 reads 5 comments

  12. England vs. India: Player Ratings for MS Dhoni's Team After 2014 ODI Series

    India lost the final one-day international against England at Headingley by 41 runs, but took the series 3-1, thereby exacting revenge for their loss in the Test series by the same scoreline...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 4 months ago 2,592 reads 1 comments

  13. Ajinkya Rahane Should Bat at the Top of the Order for India

    Ajinkya Rahane ’s century guides India to historic win over England. Variants of this headline would have appeared in the papers about a month-and-a-half ...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 4 months ago 858 reads 0 comments

  14. Suresh Raina's 100: Breaking Down India Batsman's 75-Ball Innings vs. England

    A brilliantly paced century from Suresh Raina , half-centuries from skipper MS Dhoni and opener Rohit Sharma, followed by a sustained spell of attacking spin bowling, brought India ...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 4 months ago 1,778 reads 0 comments

  15. India ODI Team Won't Be Scarred by Failures in England Test Series

    Toward the end of his post-match chat with Sky Sports' Michael Atherton at the end of the fifth Test at the Oval, which India lost by an innings and 244 runs, one question brought ...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 4 months ago 1,018 reads 1 comments

  16. England vs. India: Player Ratings for MS Dhoni's XI After 5th Test

    A listless India crumbled to an innings and 244-run defeat in the fifth Test against England at the Oval inside three days to bring to an end a long and painful tour of England...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 4 months ago 8,422 reads 2 comments

  17. India Should Axe Duncan Fletcher but Keep MS Dhoni After 3-1 Loss to England

    A merciless England, led by Alastair Cook, wiped the Oval clean with MS Dhoni 's visiting India as they recorded a massive innings and 244-run victory inside three days...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 4 months ago 2,190 reads 2 comments

  18. India's Bowlers Have Overshadowed Their Batsmen on Tour of England

    Slowly, and painfully, the five-Test series against England is finally drawing to a close for India. With each passing hour out in the middle, the Indians, none of whom have ever played a series so long, have been found out...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 4 months ago 594 reads 0 comments

  19. India's New Generation of Batsmen See Their Reputations Torn to Shreds

    As more than 1.2 billion Indians celebrated their nation’s 68th independence day, 11 others haplessly surrendered to their erstwhile rulers on the cricket field...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 4 months ago 1,519 reads 1 comments

  20. Mahela Jayawardene's Farewell to Test Cricket Overshadowed by Pakistan on Day 1

    The scene was set for a glowing farewell. One of the Emerald Isle’s most beloved sons, Mahela Jayawardene , was playing his last Test at his home stadium and favourite hunting ...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 4 months ago 998 reads 0 comments

  21. England vs. India: Player Ratings for MS Dhoni's XI After 4th Test

    India suffered their second humiliation in the five-match series against England after being thumped by an innings and 54 runs inside three days in Manchester...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 5 months ago 1,054 reads 2 comments

  22. Time for MS Dhoni to Consider Quitting Captaincy or Wicketkeeping Role in Tests

    There couldn't be a more succinct definition of a false dawn in the English language than what we have witnessed on the cricket field between England and India in the last 20 days or so...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 5 months ago 2,459 reads 14 comments

  23. After Day 1 of the 4th Test, How Do India Approach Saving the Match and Series?

    Seventeen days ago, a spirited India won their first Test away from home in three years at Lord’s to draw first blood in this five-match series against England...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 5 months ago 591 reads 2 comments

  24. England vs. India: Player Ratings for MS Dhoni's XI After 3rd Test

    India, on Thursday, succumbed to a humiliating 266-run defeat to England in the third Test at the Ageas Bowl, Southampton...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 5 months ago 1,099 reads 1 comments

  25. 5 Things India Must Change to Win 4th Test vs. England in Manchester

    A dominant England took less than a session to wrap up the remaining six Indian wickets on Day 5 at the Ageas Bowl, thereby winning the third Test by a margin of 266 runs and levelling the series 1-1...

    Jaideep Vaidya Written by Jaideep Vaidya about 5 months ago 4,819 reads 1 comments