All posts tagged World Cup

Five things India needs to do to win the World Cup
February 18, 2011, Comments Off

These are not all-encompassing, nor are they, especially, novel ideas, but they constitute fundamental elements, which I ...

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SRT: Saying goodbye to Mr. World Cup
February 15, 2011, 5 Comments

Two things happened in that spring of 1996: I became a (probably lifelong) cricket tragic, and I had my first and only b ...

Paradise Lost: Love and Longing at Eden Gardens
February 14, 2011, 5 Comments

A look back at the World Cup Semi-final in 1996 through the eyes of a 11-year old spectator at the Eden Gardens.

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Mark Waugh’s 110: The best I’ve seen at Chepauk
February 14, 2011, 7 Comments

“When you are eight you watch cricket with a keener eye for detail than you shall ever summon again. Brief passages of ...

A Butterfly Flutters by in Kerala and a Tornado Hits the BCCI
February 1, 2011, 27 Comments

(Apologies to Sreesanth fans. This post is not about him.) Waiting for one’s matter to be called on a Miscellaneou ...