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Can Dhoni be Indias best captain with his awful overseas record?

Feb 19, 2014

Can Dhoni be Indias best captain with his awful overseas record?

A captain is only as good as his team but a great captain can make his team better.Mike Brearley famously did it for England in 1981. England trailed
Figuring out Trott: How cricket can trigger depression

Nov 26, 2013

Figuring out Trott: How cricket can trigger depression

captain Mike Brearley, who famously got the most out of his most mercurial asset Ian Botham, and who is now a psychoanalyst.Brearley writes "I don
Bradman Oration: <b>Mike</b> <b>Brearley</b> on what is the point of sport

Oct 25, 2013

Bradman Oration: Mike Brearley on what is the point of sport

Mike Brearley, the former England captain and Chairman of MCC's World Cricket committee, delivered the 11th Bradman Oration, in Melbourne on
Ashes rivalry is perfect example of what Test cricket needs

Jul 09, 2013

Ashes rivalry is perfect example of what Test cricket needs

, Mike Brearley and Bothams Ashes and Australias whitewash of England in 2007 are all linked in an unbroken line connecting the two countries' cricketing
The hard stats: How India crushed the Aussies

Mar 26, 2013

The hard stats: How India crushed the Aussies

MS Dhoni has now won eight Tests against Australia. Only two captains West Indies Clive Lloyd (12) and Englands Mike Brearley (11) have won more Tests
Stats: Dhoni throws record book at Aussies

Mar 25, 2013

Stats: Dhoni throws record book at Aussies

series 4-0 despite losing all the tosses.- Dhoni's record against the Australians is pretty phenomenal as well. Only Clive Lloyd (12 wins) and Mike
Numbers Game: Stats from India's thrilling win at Mohali

Mar 19, 2013

Numbers Game: Stats from India's thrilling win at Mohali

cricket, only three captains West Indies Clive Lloyd, Englands Mike Brearley and WG Grace - have won more Tests against Australia than Dhoni
The hype, the hysteria, the madness: Dhoni ignores it all

Sep 27, 2012

The hype, the hysteria, the madness: Dhoni ignores it all

most important thing for a team to be strong is that they are united. Writer John Adair spoke to former England cricket captain Mike Brearley in his book
5 years at the helm: Dhoni the spineless, or Dhoni the greatest?

Sep 25, 2012

5 years at the helm: Dhoni the spineless, or Dhoni the greatest?

We receive repeated intimations of our own fallibility- Mike Brearley, one of Englands greatest skippers, on being a captain.Over the course of the
This is India's best chance to win Down Under: Ian Chappell

Dec 20, 2011

This is India's best chance to win Down Under: Ian Chappell

.Former England captain Mike Brearley and Indian cricketers- Kapil Dev, Sanjay Manjrekar and Ajay Jadeja- were among others, who were part of the discussion