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All Round India Sinks England

As Harsha Bhogle tweeted, ‘Dhoni could never control a test match like a One Dayer.’ Well, there’s no denying that. England were all over the place in the third ODI against India eventually losing the match and the chance to be alive in the 5 match series. 349 more words

England

2015 World Cup - Can India defend its title?

A day after Fool’s day (who decides the schedule by the way?), When Dhoni lifted the world cup after hitting that monstrous six, many Indians skipped a beat. 470 more words

Dhoni

Investec Series: Team India Blot on Test Cricket Face

Another round of humiliation got over recently. After surrendering a chance lead in an away Test series, Indian demigods fell ninepins in the face of a disciplined English attack. 1,065 more words

Cricket

Rock bottom? Time to do a Phoenix...

Never before has the Indian cricket team so badly capitulated. The series defeat in England this season, however is disconcerting for two reasons. One – Indians lost to an English team that itself was struggling to find a footing and was said to be in a transition phase, given the fact that more than half of its side comprised of players who were relative newbies. 1,051 more words

Columnists

How bad must a defeat be to be unacceptable?

Derby feels like another era now. Another country. It is just before the start of the

Take Our Poll Tests. India’s second tour game. Leicester, the first game, has been a glorified net in the middle, with all 18 allowed to play. 2,600 more words

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700 lost runs and 10 missed catches can cost you a series !

 

If we go to basics of seeing cricket in terms of batting, bowling and fielding, and runs as the ultimate measure,

here are 2 -fold reasons for India’s underperformance and consequent losses… 322 more words