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Prasenjit Dey

Prasenjit Dey is freelance cricket journalist based out of Kolkata, India. Cricket runs through his veins and writing has always been his passion. He is now a part of both worlds, trying to make a difference by writing on the nitty-gritty of the game.

India v New Zealand Test Series: Kohli’s last chance to make amends on this tour

One of the main reasons why India got whitewashed in the three-match ODI series against New Zealand was Virat Kohli’s below-par performance with the bat.   The Indian skipper scored only 75 runs during the series at a measly average of 25. Although he scored a fifty in the first …

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Time for Hanuma Vihari to rise once again

Hanuma Vihari had quite an eventful start to his Test career for India. He scored a fifty in his debut innings at the Oval against England in 2018, was made into a makeshift opening batsman for the Melbourne Test against Australia towards the end of the same year and then …

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Mandhana, Mooney and other stars of the Women’s T20I Tri-Series

India, England and the Australia Women’s team had quite a competitive preparation for the upcoming women’s T20 World Cup as they locked horns with each other in the recently concluded T20I tri-series in Australia. The three teams produced some thrilling and exciting battles. It was India and Australia who qualified …

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A look at the records KL Rahul created with his century in the third ODI against New Zealand

KL Rahul has been in the form of his life in limited-overs cricket since the latter part of 2019. He has been maintaining that in India’s ongoing tour of New Zealand as well. He was the highest run-getter during the five-match T20I series which India won comprehensively. Although India were …

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U19 World Cup victory just the kind of spark Bangladesh cricket needed

This wasn’t supposed to happen, right? How could a country that gained full-member status just a couple of decades back, and reached its first ever ICC tournament final, beat a nation that not only has won eight ICC titles previously but probably has one of the best domestic cricket and …

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Ravindra Jadeja breaks MS Dhoni and Kapil Dev’s record for most ODI fifties for India at No.7

The second ODI of the three-match series between India and New Zealand at Auckland didn’t turn out to be a happy outing for the visitors as they not only lost the match but bottled the series as well. New Zealand registered a clinical 22-run victory riding on the fifties from …

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NZ vs IND: Kohli and Co. need to decode the Latham puzzle before the second ODI

“Ross is the experienced batsman they have but Tom’s innings was the one that took away the momentum.” This is what Virat Kohli said in the post-match presentation after India’s four-wicket loss in the first ODI against New Zealand despite posting a massive first innings total of 347/4. Although it …

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Why Yashasvi Jaiswal & Divyansh Saxena are one of the best all-time batting pairs in Youth ODIs

A solid foundation is the first and foremost requirement for building a tall structure. Stronger the foundation, higher are its chances of surviving the test of time and other external forces. And this is the very reason why the India U-19 team made it to the final of the ongoing …

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KL Rahul all set to be the fastest to 1000 T20I runs as an opener

India opener KL Rahul looks all set to become the fastest batsman to 1000 T20I runs as an opener when India take on New Zealand in the fourth T20I of the five-match series at the Westpac Stadium in Wellington on Friday.   India have registered comprehensive victories in all the …

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