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Vineet Ramakrishnan

ICC T20 World Cup 2012: Team Profile- Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka have always been a dark horse in the shorter formats of the game and they have an array of ‘horses for courses’ players for each format of the game.

Yuvraj Singh is a winner who never quit

Like Lance was an inspiration to Yuvraj, Yuvraj will be an inspiration to many.

Brett Lee: Bona fide cricketing superstar

Brett Lee was plagued by injuries throughout his career, but like an occupational hazard for any fast bowler he played on overcoming each of his injury lay-offs.

Euro 2012: Top ten moments

European glory went the Iberian way once again as the Spaniards stamped their class as the world’s best team clinching the UEFA Euro 2012 demolishing Italy 4-0 in the final. Here is a look at the top ten moments of the tournament.

To the victor belongs the spoils

Rafael Nadal annexed the spoils - a slice of history, redemption and an upper hand in a great rivalry as he stood at top biting the La Coupe des Mousquetaires or The Musketeers` Trophy as a worthy victor for a record seventh time.

IPL 2012: Of Big ‘Ben’ and ‘Steyn’ gun

‘Whatay wicket’ I whispered, and the memory of the WACA Test was rekindled in my memory.

Is the tide turning for Pakistan?

When England arrived in UAE as the world number one Test team, they had everything going their way and Pakistan were looking to bury the demons of spot-fixing scandal after some solid performances against Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.

Is the tide turning for Pakistan?

Since taking over the captaincy it has been an easy run for him but this England series was the real test awaiting Pakistan, and Misbah and Co. have started off in style.

Team India shamed at WACA

It is time for the cricketing authorities to sit down and do an Argus committee like introspection of the game.

Team India shamed at WACA

After being mauled at MCG and surrendering at SCG, India got whacked at the WACA in just 3 days.

Sydney Test: Mauled at MCG and now surrendered at SCG

Australia would unleash their pace barrage at the WACA to knockout an already dazed and disillusioned India.

India keep their ‘perennial slow starters’ tag intact

Vineet Ramakrishnan: Umesh Yadav and James Pattinson can be trusted to keep the entire series in a riveting balance.

This is the best innings I have played: Punit Bisht

The Diminutive Delhi batsman has been the rescue man for many years and this season also he is doing the same for his state.

Peter Roebuck: A writer par exellence

Peter Roebuck for me was an equivalent of god in cricket writing and whenever I read his pieces, I relished it and revelled at the thought -process of the best cricketer writer.

All is not well with cricket

Eleven years back when the entire Hansie Cronje saga was played out, cricket had its first experience of match-fixing at the highest level.

An Indian perspective - Indian GP

Formula One would not be embraced by the millions of Indians, that is a fact but it would thrive on its niche audience. More importantly it would brand India the nation as a global market for corporate sports.

F1: Pirelli tyres, KERS and DRS

With Formula 1 becoming more of a strategy driven sport with pits stops tactics and shaving-off time, F1 this season has taken these strategies to the next level with the introductions of KERS, DRS, 107 % faster qualifying clause, F-Duct, double diffusers and what not.

What next for India?

It was one whole month of distress as England dictated terms to the hapless Indians.

What next for India?

It was one whole month of distress as England dictated terms to the hapless Indians.

Year of the Djoker

3 Grand slams and 5 ATP titles in a single year is a feat in itself and Djokovic is still hungry.

What next for India?

This is probably the first time a World No.1 team of any sport got a drubbing like this in a series.

Year of the Djoker

Djoker is in all probability the trump card ahead of the Swiss King and the Spanish Matador.

India goes back to Dravid-ian era

Coming full circles might as well fit for Rahul Dravid who has been selected in the ODI squad against England.

The Great Harbhajan Singh?

Bhajji's real test would be from a fellow off spinner, a certain Graeme Swann, who is indisputably the best off-spinner at this point of time.

The profession named cricket

IPL has made cricket a form of ‘nautanki’and the game will evolve itself into a ‘tamasha’.