The Telegraph
Sunday , August 17 , 2014

Trials of a cricket fan

It’s not a good time to be an Indian cricket fan in England right now. I miss the first Test but the trouble already starts with the second Test at Lord’s, the match we ‘win’. The slips are wrong, standing too far back and too close together, with catches dropping in front of them — which can happen...   | Read..
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Sir — On July 25, I travelled to Puri from Howrah, and on July 29, I made the return journey. On bo ...  | Read.. 


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