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India plays fair, now for a lovely 2nd innings


By T S Sudhir If it sounds an exaggeration, so be it. But to me, for the Trent Bridge crowd to boo the Indian team with chants of `cheats’ when they went to the pavilion for the tea break in … Continue reading

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My twitter commentary team rocks


By T S Sudhir “Twitter is a stadium every night these days,” tweeted Surekha Pillai last night when Chennai and Bangalore clashed in the finals of the Indian Premier League. Indeed and mercifully so. Who would want to listen to … Continue reading

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India’s Gambhir issue


By T S Sudhir 2G radiation has hit Indian cricket and before you say “I told you so”, let me clarify it has nothing to do with Sharad Pawar. The 2G in this case, Gautam Gambhir whose presence in the … Continue reading

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When will India discover a new sporting religion?


By T S Sudhir When Saina Nehwal crashed to a shock defeat in the first round of the Indian Series Open in Delhi on April 27, a championship everyone had expected her to win, her father Dr Harvir Singh Nehwal … Continue reading

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Hell hath no fury like a cricketer scorned


By T S Sudhir Whoever said “hell hath no fury like a woman scorned” hasn’t been to the Indian Premier League or the IPL. Because burly male cricketers are letting their former franchisee owners face the fury of their anger … Continue reading

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Will India Lord it over Mumbai?


By T S Sudhir My colleague in Bangalore, Vasanthi Hariprakash, a self-confessed cricket-hater posted this on Facebook the morning after the Mohali clash : “Now I realise, I should have gone to Tirupati yesterday. I am sure there would have … Continue reading

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The Wednesday at Mohali


By T S Sudhir “Mohali mein hum itne chauke-chhake maarenge ki confuje ho jaaoge ki boundary pe khade ho ki border pe!!!” This Salman Dabangg Khan inspired joke is just one of the hundreds that facebook and twitter are brimming … Continue reading

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