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Kersi Meher-Homji

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Kersi is an author of 13 cricket books including The Waugh Twins, Crcket's Great All-rounders, Six Appeal and Nervous Nineties. He writes regularly for Inside Cricket and other publications. He is busy with his new book on Cricket's Conflicts and Controversies with a Foreword by Greg Chappell.

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India’s victory at Lord’s sends a message to Australia

India’s victory at Lord’s sends a message to Australia

22 Jul 2014

“Beware Australia, we can roar overseas too”, is the message from MS Dhoni’s men to Australia after India’s well-earned, 95-run victory over England in the Lord’s Test yesterday. The men roaring the loudest were India’s tall opening bowler Ishant Sharma and left-hand spinning all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja. What a final day to remember for India. Usually […]

Is Alastair’s goose Cooked?

Is Alastair's goose Cooked?

27 Jun 2014

After being whitewashed 0-5 by Australia in the 2013-14 Ashes in Australia, England lost the Test series to Sri Lanka 0-1 in England on Tuesday. England was unlucky not to win the first Test at Lord’s. Sri Lanka, needing 390 to win, was 9 for 201 at stumps on the final day. If only captain […]

A giant slayer in 2013, where is Lisicki now?

A giant slayer in 2013, where is Lisicki now?

24 Jun 2014

The name Sabine Lisicki was on every tennis lover’s lips 51 weeks ago. Now, many wonder, “Sabine who?” In Wimbledon 2013, she was known as the Serena slayer, after she defeated the champion and top seed Serena Williams in the fourth round. Seeded 23, little known German Lisicki had beaten Australia’s Samantha Stosur in the […]

How will Chris Gayle fare in his 100th Test?

How will Chris Gayle fare in his 100th Test?

10 Jun 2014

Cricket is currently off the radar in Australia, with football’s World Cup in Brazil, French Open tennis, State of Origin thrillers, NRL, AFL and rugby Tests grabbing sports headlines in print and online. If the Test cricket tussle between two mediocre cricket teams, West Indies and New Zealand, hasn’t got your attention yet, let me […]

Murray’s epic recalls previous tennis marathons

Murray's epic recalls previous tennis marathons

3 Jun 2014

When Britain’s Andy Murray took two days this weekend to beat Germany’s Philipp Kohlschreiber 3-6, 6-3, 6-3, 4-6, 12-10 at the French Open, I was reminded of the tennis marathon of the century. American John Isner took three days to defeat French qualifier Nicolas Mahut at Wimbledon in 2010. The result was 6-4, 3-6, 6-7, […]

Sobers’ six sixes: A cricketing mystery or a conspiracy?

Sobers' six sixes: A cricketing mystery or a conspiracy?

14 May 2014

Thanks to Twenty20 cricket, sixes are dime a dozen these days. But in the past, sixes were rare and had a special appeal – comparable to sex appeal. Well, almost! First-class cricket was played for 153 years before the great West Indian Garry Sobers, playing for Nottinghamshire, hit Glamorgan’s Malcolm Nash over the fence six […]

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