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Not bad for a 90-year-old

November 9, 2012


In a moment of nostalgia, Sachin Tendulkar recalled his meeting with Sir Donald Bradman when he was conferred with the Order of Australia. “I was invited along with Shane Warne to wish Sir Bradman on his 90th birthday.” “Warnie and I were so tense, we didn’t know how to react,” he said. Revealing their modus operandi […]

Gearing up for Boxing Day – II

December 24, 2011


On the Indian front My friend and esteemed co-journalist Megha Kuchu has picked her five players, young guns, who will have a key role to play in the series. She lists Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli, R Ashwin, Rohit Sharma and Umesh Yadav. Considering that Gambhir, Sehwag, Dravid, Tendulkar, Laxman and Dhoni are sure starters along […]

Gearing up for Boxing Day – I

December 18, 2011


India and Australia have more than rankings to play for when the series starts on December 26. The teams have been dwelling in deep introspection after their recent unsatisfactory and unforgettable campaigns. The skippers, Michael Clarke and M.S.Dhoni will have their first outings as captains in Boxing Day tests. While Clarke has a handful of […]