Articles by Akash Fotedar
Sep 04, 2017
India vs Sri Lanka: Virat Kohli’s men must not get carried away with easy nature of series victoryThe challenge for India now is to build on this victory and continue to play well and dominate against tougher opponents.
Sep 01, 2017
India vs Sri Lanka 2017: Manish Pandey, Kuldeep Yadav, Shardul Thakur highlight team's bench strength in 4th ODIManish Pandey, Kuldeep Yadav and Shardul Thakur showed India does have depth in ODI cricket and further testing should help build a formidable squad with a look ahead to the World Cup.
Aug 28, 2017
India vs Sri Lanka: No justification for behaviour of frustrated fans in Kandy, regardless of hosts' performanceThe series victory is India’s seventh in a row against Sri Lanka and clearly, the local fans had seen enough of their team’s recent inept performances
Aug 25, 2017
India vs Sri Lanka: Ms Dhoni, Bhuvneshwar Kumar's calm partnership guides their team home in tense chaseMS Dhoni and Bhuvneshwar Kumar batted with a serenity that was missing from the highly touted Indian middle order to lead them to victory.
Aug 19, 2017
India vs Australia: Packed with all-rounders, visitors have the balance to challenge hosts on their own stripAustralia's both squads are full of all-round talent, and once again follow the Australian cricketing principles of athleticism, power, and pace in the bowling department
Aug 15, 2017
India vs Sri Lanka: Ease with which Virat Kohli's team swept series underlines hosts' complete lack of fightAfter three Tests, and the term ‘test’ is used loosely, India have come away as three-nil series winners from their tour to neighbours Sri Lanka
Aug 14, 2017
Kuldeep Yadav's impressive displays against Sri Lanka should give Indian think tank a selection headacheWith crucial tours of South Africa, England and Australia coming up, playing a wrist spinner in Kuldeep Yadav might just be the better option and give India a greater chance at success.
Aug 13, 2017
Shikhar Dhawan makes the most of his opportunity against Sri Lanka to give India strong startsShikhar Dhawan’s recent form provides India’s strong middle order with a wonderful platform and strong foundation on which to build on and grind the opposition’s bowlers into submission.
Aug 04, 2017
Cricket Australia-players' pay dispute may be resolved, but the bitter aftertaste will take time to go awayAfter months of negotiation between Cricket Australia and the Australian Cricketers’ Association, some 230-odd professional cricketers around Australia are now employed again
Jul 11, 2017
Sri Lanka vs Zimbabwe: Visitors' series win provides hope that their long-gone heyday could returnAfter years of hardship and heartache Zimbabwe have given themselves a glimmer of hope, and in doing so they have shown that any team can defy the odds – a great sign for all the underdogs of world cricket. Let’s hope the ICC takes note.