Posted in June 2009

The Great Indian Cricket Drama..

Before delving deep into the heading let us first accept the fact that India were outplayed in the World Twenty-20 cup by teams who were better prepared,  who had done their home-work and who executed their thought-out plans to perfection. India lost all their matches in Super 8s as West Indies bounced them out, England … Continue reading

The World Twenty-20 Crown Affair..

Australia, Netherlands, Scotland and Bangladesh. The 4 historic teams that got booted out of the tournament. “Historic” I say, because the indefatigable, gum-chewing, sledge-popping Aussies too went out with them. Ponting said that he had no idea about how all this transpired. Siddons, Bangladesh’s coach lambasted the insipid performance, while Netherlands and Scotland were more … Continue reading

England bounce back against Confused Pakistan..

The dramatic defeat against the minnows Netherlands had rattled England no end. When England, the creators of Twenty-20 cricket, tumbled to defeat against the little-known Dutch, the daggers were out against a team that had set its focus too far ahead of the present moment(to be more precise, according to the England captain, their focus … Continue reading