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Why Sourav Ganguly is one of India’s Greatest Test Batsman ever ?

Why Sourav Ganguly is one of India’s Greatest Test Batsman ever ?

Before I write my article, I must mention, I have promised  my friend that in this article, I will not write about Sourav Ganguly the Captain, to prove him as a Great Test Player, and will only write about his batting. The fact that he is India’s Greatest Test Captain ...

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It will be hard in Perth, Indians will have to find a way to tackle that

It will be hard in Perth, Indians will have to find a way to tackle that

India have a lot to ponder after the Test losses in Melbourne and Sydney – most pertinently whether the team has once again gone soft when playing overseas. It’s not the losses but the way they have been outplayed that will be a big source of concern for M.S. Dhoni ...

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If Paul Scholes can return, Why not Ganguly ? | Bring Ganguly Back!

If Paul Scholes can return, Why not Ganguly ? | Bring Ganguly Back!

Former Manchester United Mid-Fielder Paul Scholes, who retired this summer from professional football; has again announced his return to Manchester United, 6 months into his retirement with immediate effect. Earlier this week, Scholes came back directly into the squad against the crucial match against local rivals Manchester City for Manchester ...

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Are India turning into a soft team overseas?

Are India turning into a soft team overseas?

India have a lot to ponder about after the Tests in Melbourne and Sydney. It’s not just the losses, but the way they have been outplayed by the opposition, that will be a major source of concern for Dhoni and Fletcher. To add to this, India have now lost six ...

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IPL fixtures 2012 | Pune begin on 6th April | Pune vs KKR -5th May in Eden

IPL fixtures 2012 | Pune begin on 6th April | Pune vs KKR -5th May in Eden

The IPL schedule is finally out. And the first thing me & (hope) most DADA fans would look is the fixtures of Pune Warriors India. I stay in Pune and have been eagerly waiting for this grand event to start. The Subroto Roy Sahara Stadium (which is still under construction) ...

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Huge psychological blow for India

Huge psychological blow for India

Australia have taken a massive lead in this Test and, though one should not predict results in sport, India will have to do something very special from here on. With a lead of 468 and still one innings to bat, the home team is in the box seat. When you ...

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We must take inspiration from Eden Gardens – Ganguly

We must take inspiration from Eden Gardens – Ganguly

I DON’T believe in the word impossible in sport after what India did to Australia at Eden Gardens in 2001. We followed on 274 runs behind but came back to win the match by 171 runs, thanks mainly to V.V.S. Laxman and Rahul Dravid’s efforts with the bat and Harbhajan ...

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Bring Back Ganguly

Bring Back Ganguly

At the end of day`s play on day 2 of the 2nd test at SCG, Australia are on 482/4 after India were bundled out for 191 in the first day of play. M.Clarke batting on 251* with Hussey on 55*. Earlier in the day Ponting got out for a well-made ...

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I’m happy Dhoni is backing his players : Sourav Ganguly

I’m happy Dhoni is backing his players : Sourav Ganguly

The all-important second Test starts at the SCG. The dates have been altered a bit for this traditional New Year’s Test and rightly so. New Year is such a big event in this part of the world; it’s a huge family gathering and it gets a bit tough on the ...

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Wounded pride will fire Indian big names : Sourav Ganguly

Wounded pride will fire Indian big names : Sourav Ganguly

TEST match cricket takes a lot of preparation, much of which is mental. While the players would have been physically present with their families on New Year’s Eve, mentally they would have been looking towards this Test match. It has been great to see the intensity of the Indian team ...

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