Articles by Anand Sachar
Sep 15, 2017
India vs Australia: Virat Kohli obsession could cost visitors the way it did in the Test seriesIf the Australians continue to narrow their focus on Virat Kohli alone, they risk being raided by the rest of the Indian team, and going down the same lane as they did earlier this year.
Aug 16, 2017
India vs Sri Lanka: Rohit Sharma may have slipped further away from Test reckoning after Hardik Pandya's heroicsThe script seemed to be in Rohit’s favour till Kohli threw the Pandya dice and struck gold as the all-rounder scored his first-ever century in senior cricket.
Jul 25, 2017
ICC Women's World Cup 2017: In India's remarkable campaign, the country found new role modelsIndia have all been inspired by these girls, who were on track to be world champions for the majority of the summit clash against the hosts. All they now need is a glitzy tournament like the IPL to shoot them in the galaxy of the Mithalis, Ellyse Perrys and Sarah Taylors. So that come New Zealand 2021, India is better prepared to lift the Cup.
Jul 14, 2017
Ravi Shastri and Virat Kohli's similar personalities can help team to scale greater heightsKohli needs a coach like Shastri, who can compliment the skipper's decisions. The chances of their partnership succeeding are brighter than his previous one with Kumble,
Jun 29, 2017
India vs West Indies: Umesh Yadav must take his chances to become team's leading strike bowlerThe third ODI at North Sound on Friday will bring along another opportunity for Umesh to shake off the rust and frighten the West Indian batsmen
Jun 18, 2017
India vs Pakistan Final 2017: Yuvraj Singh and MS Dhoni will look to end their swansong with win over arch-rivalsIf the duo is in charge of how their story ends, a Yuvraj-Dhoni special with the bat could slay Pakistan on Sunday. One final time.
Jun 16, 2017
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Kedar Jadhav eclipsing R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja against Bangladesh must worry IndiaAshwin is an intelligent bowler, whose variations make him unplayable in Test cricket with men around the bat and greater assistance from the surfaces. But the flat wickets of one-day cricket sometimes demand simplicity a la Kedar Jadhav.
Jun 14, 2017
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Virat Kohli, India’s run-plundering giant, finally awoke against South AfricaAgainst South Africa, once Virat Kohli had survived, he put his practice into use. The risky deliveries outside off had been mastered. The run-plundering giant had been awakened.
Jun 09, 2017
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: India’s ineffective bowling let Virat Kohli’s men down against Sri LankaAfter years, India had entered a tournament with an envious bowling attack. But it was the ineffectiveness of India’s bowling that ensured a point of no return for Kohli’s men against Sri Lanka.
Jun 08, 2017
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: India-Pakistan clash helped bring back vintage Rohit Sharma, Shikhar DhawanTogether, Rohit and Dhawan survived and conquered not only the threat of Amir and Co but also their personal apprehensions.