M S Dhoni
Sports  /  Published 10.06.19

MS Dhoni’s influence on India and Kohli has been huge: Asif

There are still a few days to go before the ‘big clash’ at Old Trafford on Sunday. Both India and Pakistan have a match left before their much-anticipated World Cup meeting, but the fervour surrou...
By Indranil Majumdar in London

Opinion  /  Published 11.11.18

Kohli's peremptory demand for patriotism

Virat Kohli is old enough to know better. He is thirty years old, a modern great, one of the richest sportsmen in the world and the captain of the Indian cricket team. And yet, a few days ago, he chos...
By Mukul Kesavan

Sports  /  Published 26.06.19

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: India’s problems lie in the ‘middle’

They haven’t lost a match yet, but they sure looked jittery in their last game. India, therefore, will be more than cautious when they take on the West Indies in Manchester on Thursday. While India...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 24.03.19

One can't compare M.S. Dhoni and Rishabh Pant

Sir — There have been many comparisons made of late between the former captain of the Indian men’s cricket team, M.S. Dhoni, and the young player, Rishabh Pant. To be honest, however, the two cann...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 10.03.19

Camouflage caps on the cricket pitch

For the third one-day international against the Australians, members of the Indian cricket team wore military camouflage caps in tribute to the CRPF and its sacrifices. Finely attuned to the temper of...
By Mukul Kesavan


Opinion  /  Published 25.07.19

Hima Das is an inspiration for budding athletes

Sir — Hima Das, a sprinter from Assam, has made India proud by winning five back-to-back gold medals in about a month. She is an inspiration for budding athletes across the nation. Yet, it must be r...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 07.07.19

Commentators should be heard, not seen

Commentary was the first long English word learnt by middle class Indian children of my generation. It was an odd word for us to know: it had a middle-aged, abstract, lofty sound to it. But we knew it...
By Mukul Kesavan

Opinion  /  Published 05.07.19

Does AI in casinos violate gamblers' right to privacy?

Fair falls foulSir — Swapan Dasgupta, a Rajya Sabha member, has requested the Centre to take over the Pous Mela, citing Visva-Bharati’s inability to organize the event as per the stipulations laid...
By The Telegraph

Cricket  /  Published 29.12.18

Well-wishers, I think, relate to my life & to my cricket: Dhoni

Maybe, it has everything to do with Mahendra Singh Dhoni having smashed barriers, but his cult-like following has to be seen to be believed.Having watched Dhoni at close quarters from the time he’d ...
By Lokendra Pratap Sahi in Calcutta


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