DailyO - Opinion News & Analysis on Latest Breaking News India
click
English   |   Bangla

SPORTS

 |  Shorts In The Dark  |  4-minute read
Cheteshwar pujara, Virat Kohli, India australia test, Test Cricket

How Test matches run parallel to our lives

The see-sawing fortunes of a Test accompany our own ups and downs in the course of a working week.

Cricket

 |  4-minute read
Melbourne cricket ground, Cheteshwar pujara, Test Cricket, India australia test

Australia vs India Test saw thousands of cricket fans at MCG on both days. When will Indian stadiums witness such a spectacle?

India is widely considered to be cricket’s financial epicentre. But will Indian grounds ever see the kind of crowd present at Melbourne for a test match?

SPORTS

 |  8-minute read
Bowling, Virat Kohli, India-Australia Series, Test Cricket

India's Test batting line-up is flailing. Virat Kohli can't be the saving grace

The competition should not be with other teams. Look at our batting strength in 2000s: Sachin, Dravid, Laxman, Ganguly and Sehwag. Easy IPL money has ruined our skill.

SPORTS

 |  5-minute read
India vs West Indies, Test Cricket, Prithvi shaw

Why Prithvi Shaw is the next big thing in Indian cricket

He is now the youngest Indian to score Test century on debut.

SPORTS

 |  8-minute read
Virat Kohli, Test Cricket, Coach, Ravi Shastri

Why Ravi Shastri needs to go for India to start winning overseas

The coach being a sidekick to the captain is not an ideal scenario.

SPORTS

 |  4-minute read
Test Cricket, Indian Cricket, Ravi Shastri, Virat Kohli

Why India needs Ravi Shastri and Virat Kohli to be more than just good motivators

Planning, preparation, and strategy are more important and it is high time they pick up the slack in these departments.

ART & CULTURE

 |  Shorts In The Dark  |  5-minute read
Sports, Radio, Lord's, Test Cricket

Erratic set-top box, weak WiFi: How cricket in the time of radio defied all

One didn’t even have to get out from under one’s blanket. Twiddle a knob and you were transported to Perth.

SPORTS

 |  3-minute read
Sportspersons, Sachin Tendulkar, Test Cricket, Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli’s epoch-making test innings may not be too far away

A player's inability to single-handedly win team games can't be decisive to judge his or her greatness.

SPORTS

 |  6-minute read
Test Cricket, Cricket, T20, IPL 2018

Why T20 is not the future of cricket

Like a meal of biryani, T20 is amazing in the beginning, but a regular occurrence makes it unbearable.

SPORTS

 |  6-minute read
Virat Kohli, Cricket, Test Cricket, South Africa vs India Test

India vs South Africa Test series: Why all's not well that ends well

India needs to make fresh mistakes for a change. It's the only way this bunch will grow into a brave new world-beating team overseas.