India vs England second ODI; brilliant England level series

After being comprehensively beaten in the first game, England’s cricketers impressively levelled the three-game series 1-1 with India by winning by six wickets in Pune. Just like in the first game, it was hosts India who batted first and just like in the first game were able to post an impressive score above 300 (336).Continue reading “India vs England second ODI; brilliant England level series”

Sports and COVID-19

For the past year, it’s dominated our lives and it’s dominated the news headlines too. I am not referring to Brexit, which in amongst itself has been a constant topic on everyone’s lips, I am indeed talking about the Coronavirus (Covid19). What started in December 2019 it’s believed (hence the name) has been a topicContinue reading “Sports and COVID-19”

The over 40’s club

With Pakistan being neighbours to them, many won’t be able to resist the comparisons between Pakistan Super League and the Indian Premier League. This year’s PSL tournament is an example that the youngsters won’t be solely dominating the Super League team sheets, several veterans are blessing the PSL. West Indian legend Chris Gayle (Quetta Gladiators),Continue reading “The over 40’s club”

Broad and Anderson the ultimate bromance

Sports like football and cricket, are beautiful sports for several reasons. Games can be decided and won through good teamwork or individual brilliance, yes that knock by Ben Stokes in the Ashes at Headingley comes to mind.  As important as those factors are for winning games, I want to talk about the need to buildContinue reading “Broad and Anderson the ultimate bromance”

India vs England first ODI review

Careless England after being in a position of control, inexplicably lost the first one-day international by 66 runs to trail India 1-0 in the three-match series. Hosts India, who batted first after being put in to bat by visiting captain Eoin Morgan, started slowly as experienced opening pair Rohit Sharma and Shikar Dhawan were contentContinue reading “India vs England first ODI review”