Sports

Focus will be on the batsmen

England have been in smashing form, quite literally. With eleven days to go for the start of the ICC World Cup at the traditional home of cricket, the hosts must be happy with their batsmen’s form. In what was a series loaded in favour of the batsmen, England thumping Pakistan in three ODIs is an […]

Cricket

Dhoni’s practical approach has been his biggest asset

Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s elder brother Narendra Singh Dhoni says, “Mahi is a footballer-turned-cricketer, while I am a cricketer -turned-footballer. “Perhaps Mahi does not know about my cricket. I played for the school football team as goalkeeper in several National-level events,” says Narendra. “Mahi’s contribution in the two finals was the biggest — placing a short […]

Cricket

A wide open World Cup: Morrison

New Zealander Danny Morrison feels the ICC World Cup will be a wide-open affair. The former fast bowler, who played 11 World Cup matches, says the time has come for New Zealand to step up. New Zealand has a good record of reaching the knockout stage — one final, six semifinals and one quarterfinal. Endowed […]