India in Sri Lanka : 2nd test, P Sara Oval : The 399 day wait

399 days. That’s how long it had been since India’s last victory in a test match. Today started with the Indian fans wondering how we were going to muck this one up. After all, we had been here before but had failed to take winning positions to their logical conclusion. Read More …

Nostalgia : Sachin Tendulkar’s most memorable test hundreds

So…it’s nostalgia time again. Sachin Tendulkar may have retired from all forms of the game but the legend lives on through his fans. This list below is my pick for Tendulkar’s most memorable test match centuries (in descending order of awesomeness). [Note: The list below only include matches that I have watched so before Read More …

O Captain, My Captain

So the test career is over. No fanfare, no trumpets. No mess, no fuss. To our simple minds, this is just a practical decision from a practical man (or is there something murkier going on behind the scenes?). We haven’t been particularly happy with Dhoni’s test captaincy in the past. However, rather than Read More …