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Freelance sports writer and a sports fanactic. Like to read books relevant to sports and sporting history. Travelling around the globe to cover sports is not only a hobby but should be a profession.

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Australia be warned: How an injured captain cost NZ the ’92 World Cup

Australia be warned: How an injured captain cost NZ the '92 World Cup

14 Feb 2015

The last time Australia and New Zealand hosted the World Cup, in 1992, the Kiwis were arguably the form team through the tournament. They had won seven out of eight pool matches and were heavy favourites to knock over Pakistan in the semi-final in front of their adoring fans at Eden Park. Everything seemed to […]

Bailey’s form puts him first in line to be cut for Clarke

Bailey's form puts him first in line to be cut for Clarke

23 Jan 2015

While it was the suspension imposed on George Bailey because of the slow over rate that led to Australian captain missing the game against England on Friday, he could easily have been dropped for poor form. Rather than his lack of runs, it is the mannerism of his dismissals that warrant an explanation. Some of […]

South Africa struggling to chase totals

South Africa struggling to chase totals

21 Nov 2014

The five-letter word starting with ‘c’ and ending with ‘e’ keeps haunting South Africa during major tournaments. Yup, South Africa can’t chase. While they are one of the favourites heading into the ICC World Cup 2015, the first three games versus Australia have highlighted major deficiencies in their ODI game. In two of the past […]

Who to bat at No. 3?

Who to bat at No. 3?

3 Oct 2014

It should not come as a surprise that Australia face a headache of finding a number 3 in One-Day cricket for the first time for nearly 30 years. Since Ricky Ponting’s debut in 1995, the Tasmanian had batted at 3 on 331 occasions in his 365 innings. Prior to that, Dean Jones had the position […]

Steve Smith wants to bat at number three

Steve Smith wants to bat at number three

23 Sep 2014

Australia batsman Steven Smith is eager to prove himself at the number three position in the upcoming One-Day Internationals to be played against Pakistan next month. Australia’s regular number three batsman, Shane Watson, has been ruled out of the tour due to injury and that gives Smith a chance to impress. Smith, who scored a […]

Is there a way to stop the BCCI’s dominance?

Is there a way to stop the BCCI's dominance?

30 Jun 2014

The BCCI are bullies. Narayanaswami Srinivasan is a crook. The BCCI will sustain their dominance in world cricket as long as the other nations continue put their hands out. T20 franchises will threaten Test cricket and cricket in general will diminish slowly in countries that make up the small seven. Yes, we have all heard […]

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