Articles by Avinash Subramaniam
Oct 15, 2012
Not T20 alone, Dhoni should hand over Test captaincy to Kohli tooDhoni’s seeming willingness to settle for a good home record and a mediocre one overseas has not gone down well with a fan-base that has grown used to seeing a team that is capable of holding its own on overseas tours. Time for Kohli to step in?
Oct 04, 2012
We need to make Indian selectors earn their big bucksIs the BCCI over-paying the Indian cricket team selectors a tad much given some of their recent decisions and lack of accountability?
Sep 26, 2012
Cricket isn't a religion, Sachinism isWhy isn’t Cricket a religion, while Sachinism is? Cricket is not because cricket lovers don’t have enough faith in it. Sachin Tendulkar, on the other hand, is untouchable; in and outside India. He is immaculate. He is revered.
Sep 21, 2012
Why Australia doesn't take T20s seriouslySport is no laughing matter in Australia. But when it comes to T20 cricket, they see it as nothing more than a casual fling in the park.
Sep 17, 2012
The shorter the format, the more Sehwag strugglesSehwag's Test record is splendid, his ODI is so-so but his T20 is simply poor. The answer to that mystery is perhaps simpler than one might imagine.
Sep 14, 2012
The team has changed, can Dhoni change too?It’s no coincidence that Dhoni, like Azhar, comes across as a relaxed fellow. However, India cannot afford to regress into the 90’s.
Sep 12, 2012
Back India at World T20, but don't trust SrikkanthWhen it comes to the shortest version of the game, rankings and reputations don’t mean much. Therefore, don’t blindly bet your house on Dhoni’s men, or Sehwag, to deliver.
Sep 07, 2012
Sorry Ganguly, India’s not ready for an Indian coachWhen it comes to cricket, and politics, Indians are provincial and fail to see the big picture. A team coach cannot be like that.
Sep 06, 2012
We don’t have the stomach to watch Tendulkar failIf we really love Tendulkar, we should do what young Virat Kohli said (after India won the World Cup) and free him from the burden of our expectations.
Aug 30, 2012
Should Gandhi's India support the death penalty for Kasab?Hanging Kasab is a futile exercise. In fact, death penalty is something a sensible, mature judicial system should do away with.