Under-19 World Cup: On Virat Kohli and the Mankad

A couple of interesting things have happened since Monday. One, AllOutCricket wrote a great article on Virat Kohli, questioning whether his classnessness was sullying his class. Two, the WI under-19 team mankaded their way to the quarter finals of the under-19 World Cup. Let’s take a look at the second Read More …

Is cricket on it’s way to becoming a contact sport?

Who can ever forget Lillee kicking Miandad and Miandad rushing at him with his bat? A relic of a bygone era? Sample this. A week or so ago, Rilee Roussow was fined fifty per cent. of his match fees for shoulder-barging Tamim Iqbal during an ODI game. Tamim Iqbal is Read More …