Irshad Daftari
Irshad Daftari
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IPL

Is Sangakkara too cerebral for the world of IPL?

Sangakkara is the most articulate cricketer there is in world cricket, now that Rahul Dravid has retired. Does that make him a good captain too?

Blogs

Deccan Chargers’ imbalance as a team is already showing

The fixture list looks daunting now. It seems unlikely that the team will ever get into any kind of decent rhythm if it has to play once in a week, and will continue to rely on Steyn as a force of nature.

IPL

As a Deccan Chargers fan, I could do with less drama

Our fan blogger, a Mumbaikar with a special affinity towards Hyderabad, gives an account of why he's going to root for the Deccan Chargers this IPL season.