Celebrated author Jeffrey Archer, an avid cricket follower, says the Indian team's performance in the initial matches of the ongoing World Cup has surprised him and if they continue with this form they stand a good chance of retaining the trophy.
Renowned British author and a former MP Jeffrey Archer on Wednesday said the current Indian cricket team puzzles him and compared the Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led side with Bollywood superstars, who according to him are famous for their inconsistencies in giving hit films.
Noted author and former politician Jeffrey Archer is in the country to launch his latest, 'Mightier than the Sword', the fifth in the Clifton Chronicles series. The renowned author in an interview with a leading daily revealed that nine of the chapters in his latest offing are set in the city of Mumbai.
In what must qualify as a first in the field of literary adaptations, author-columnist Anish Trivedi has written a sequel to international best-selling author Jeffrey Archer`s novel `First Among Equals`.
Shatrughan Sinha`s son Kush, who has assisted Sanjay Leela Bhansali, is set to turn a full-fledged director with an Indian televised version of Jeffrey Archer`s political bestseller ‘First Among Equals’.