‘Pressure’ is often thought of as something that ruins a career, a life, a dream. A host of people have fallen prey to it and are probably right in judging ‘pressure’ that way.But every once in a while it gives birth to a Virat Kohli and probably atones for all the sins it has committed towards other mere mortals. 615 more words
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People still label the Pakistan team as ‘unpredictable’ (myself included). But on further contemplation I feel they are the most consistent side. They always impress at the start of the tournament, then start fighting among themselves and then head back home. 809 more words
Will the new ad, which has fetched over eight lakh views on YouTube so far, meet the benchmark set by its predecessor?
From 1992 to 2016, Pakistan got a total of 10 ‘Maukas’ (opportunities) to beat India; six in the ICC Cricket World Cup, and four in the ICC World T20. 733 more words
It’s the last day of the World T20 qualifiers and we are back to Dharamshala for it, where the Phase 1 of the fantasy league will reach its conclusion. 1,272 more words
What a grim, grim day it was for the Dutch and the Irish. Agonizingly teasing and frustrating for cricket fans and fantasy freaks too, who had to check in with Cricinfo/Cricbuzz on a regular basis to get information of the match situation. 982 more words
It could be the participating cricket world cup teams that make the occasion all of the more interesting for fans. Effectively, if their favourite team will not be participating within the tournament their levels of interest within the tournament might be low. 531 more words