Shreyasi Talukdar

A Masters in Mass Communication is following her passion for cricket through writing. Primarily a PR person who loves to write absolutely anything and everything about cricket.

Happy Birthday Kane Williamson: ‘The Gentleman’ turns 30 today!

Looking back, 2008 Under-19 World Cup was a star-studded affair. From the 200 plus youngsters played in that tournament there were quite a few future international stars and even legends of the game. There was the triumphant Indian team led by Virat Kohli and included Ravindra Jadeja and Manish Pandey, …

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Remembering the genius: Venkatesh Prasad, a hero in India-Pakistan rivalry

Venkatesh Prasad was a dependable medium pace bowler for India in the second half of the 90s and developed a pretty decent fast bowling attack with Javagal Srinath, who was also his team mate for Karnataka Ranji team. Although Prasad was not express fast, he was pretty accurate and also …

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No sir, he will spoil the team: Dhoni refused to take a player in CSK

N Srinivasan, former BCCI president revealed that Mahendra Singh Dhoni did not want to take one outstanding player in his IPL team as that could have spoiled the team. Srivasan, the head of India Cements that owns Chennai Super Kings told at a webinar, “There was one outstanding player that …

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Remembering the genius: Frank Worrell

There have a been very few sports personalities who have won hearts on and off the field. Sir Frank Worrell was one such genius. A brilliant batsman and astounding captain on the field and a widely popular individual off it, Worrell had many achievements in his relatively short life. Sir …

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IPL 2020: Sports Ministry gives nod to BCCI

Reportedly the Sports Ministry of India have provided the approval to the Board of Control for Cricket in India to shift the IPL 2020 to the UAE. The ministry, as per reports sent the seal of clearance to the Indian cricket board on Monday. Now the board is waiting for …

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Men’s Cricket World Cup Super League launched by ICC

The International Cricket Council launched the Cricket World Cup Super League on Monday. England’s upcoming ODI series against Ireland will mark the beginning of the same on July 30. The league will act as a qualification pathway to determine participants for the next men’s ODI World Cup in India. Geoff …

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No England tour for Indian women

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, Indian women’s cricket team’s tour of England has been postponed. ECB announced the same and mentioned that due to the rising number of cases in India the team would not be able to travel. The Indian women’s team was scheduled to travel to England to …

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Chandika Hathurusingha ready for another show with NSW as batting coach

Chandika Hathurusingha

Chandika Hathurusingha, former coach of Sri Lanka and Bangladesh will be now working as the batting coach of New South Wales Blues. He will be now working with the head coach Phil Jaques, bowling coach Andre Adams and spin coach Anthony Clark. On Monday after joining the team, Hathurusingha said, …

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All lives don’t matter UNTIL black lives matter: Faf du Plessis

Last week Michael Holding’s speech on racism led a number of current and former cricketers to address the issue. Faf du Plessis, the South African cricketer opened up on the issue, “In the last couple of months, I have realized that we must choose our battles. We are surrounded by …

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Women’s IPL could take game to the next level globally” Sophie Devine

Sophie Devine, the newly appointed captain of New Zealand women’s cricket team sees potential in women’s Indian Premier League. She thinks that it would be able to next women’s game to next level if organized in full flow in near future. In an interaction with ANI, Devine explained, “I think …

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