Arjuna Award for Ashwin

12 Aug
New Delhi (IANS): The Arjuna Awards selection committee, headed by World Cup winning cricket captain Kapil Dev, couldn’t find a suitable candidate for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, the highest sports honour, and nominated cricketer Ravichandran Ashwin and pistol...
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Vaughan admits Cook mistake

12 Aug
Former England captain Michael Vaughan has admitted he was wrong to call for Alastair Cook to step down as skipper of the national side. Always calling it wrong is Michael. (Yahoo! Cricket)Vaughan was one of several ex-England captains who called...
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The tiger that lost its roar

12 Aug
Unadulterated talent from across the border. (Getty Images) For the unbiased cricket fan, the Pakistani cricket team has always represented maddening extremes:players of exhilarating talent who could and often didoutclass the world’s best, but who were equally capable of losing...
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India caught in the slips

12 Aug
Rahane, Jadeja and Kohli cannot mask their disappointment over yet another dropped catch. (AP) There are no easy catches in the slips, Rahul Dravid once said. But do not try con-soling Pankaj Singh so. He’d had a sleepless night before...
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