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Geoffrey Boycott
Opinion  /  Published 06.06.20

End of an era

Sir — The coronavirus pandemic has hastened the end of an era. Many personalities have had to end their careers earlier than they would have had it not been for the virus. The latest prey is Sir Geo...
By The Telegraph in

Sports  /  Published 06.06.20

Virus too much for Boycott

Geoffrey Boycott is stepping down as a regular cricket commentator on BBC Radio’s Test Match Special after a 14-year run because the former England opener feels that at the age of 79, having survive...
By Amit Roy in London

Opinion  /  Published 15.11.19

We need more dissent, says Romila Thapar

The historian, Romila Thapar, made some sharp observations on MK Gandhi’s relevance to modern times at an academic gathering at Cambridge University last week. She acknowledged that people today can...
By Amit Roy in

World  /  Published 16.11.18

Madam, don’t forget Botham

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By Amit Roy in London

Sports  /  Published 10.09.19

Theresa May’s parting gift for ‘obdurate’ hero

Geoffrey Boycott has been conferred a knighthood by Theresa May, who often compared her own determination not to be ousted from the premiership with the former England opener’s obdurate batting styl...
By Amit Roy in London

Opinion  /  Published 12.06.20

Lessons in the storm: Tress lost in Britain, 1987

From family members I hear of neighbourhood trees that fell during Cyclone Amphan. Quite apart from the human toll, it was also very sad to read about the countless birds that lost their homes or even...
By Amit Roy in

World  /  Published 15.11.18

Buffeted by Brexit exits, May vows to bat on like Boycott

Instead of addressing her Indian guests at her much anticipated Diwali party, the British Prime Minister spoke to the nation live at a news conference at 10 Downing Street and used a cricketing analog...
By Amit Roy in London


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