Articles by Subash Jayaraman
Oct 13, 2019
Despite logistical issues and lopsided nature of competition, Caribbean Premier League strives to find successFor all the good times off the field that Caribbean Premier League excels in, there are several concerns too. The CPL trophy has been won by three of the bigger teams – Jamaica and Barbados twice and Trinidad, thrice.
Oct 07, 2019
India vs South Africa: By not playing their best bowlers, Proteas didn't stick to strengths, spurned shot at drawing Vizag TestWith Lungi Ngidi and Anrich Nortje available for selection, South Africa would have been served better by picking one of the two pacers (probably the former, for his experience) who could have exploited the inconsistent bounce and pace of the Vizag pitch to restrict India.
Sep 01, 2019
India vs West Indies: Hanuma Vihari's old-fashioned grind and maturity stand out in his maiden Test ton as visitors seize control of second TestHanuma Vihari scored his first Test hundred on Saturday as India finished with 416 runs in their first innings. The Andhra batsman dedicated his ton to his late father who passed away when Vihari was just 12.
Aug 25, 2019
India vs West Indies: KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal's shot selection in second innings shows huge learning curve lies ahead of themThe dismissals of Agarwal and Rahul, in the second innings of the first Test at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium was quite jarring to observe.
Aug 23, 2019
India vs West Indies: Ajinkya Rahane takes responsibility, defies pressure to lead visitors' revival after tricky start in AntiguaWith Rishabh Pant and Ravindra Jadeja at crease, India have managed to wedge open the door slightly, but Ajinkya Rahane's innings has certainly ensured India have avoided — for the moment — the fate that met England seven months ago in Antigua.
Aug 07, 2019
India vs West Indies: Rishabh Pant underscores his genius in match-winning innings as India sweep T20I seriesThere are a few batsmen in the game today to which the title of genius could be applied. They have the ability to access extra dimensions and dissect geometries that ordinary batsmen are just not equipped with. Rishabh Pant is one such genius.
Jul 13, 2019
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Eoin Morgan the man behind England's upward curve since embarrassing exit four years agoEoin Morgan has one more race to run on Sunday and at the successful completion of it, he will enter the annals of great England captains even though he was in charge exclusively of the white ball side.
Jul 07, 2019
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Smashing records with silken elegance, Rohit Sharma makes game's grandest stage his ownOver the course of past 365 days, Rohit has amassed 2063 runs at an average of 73.67 and ten hundreds, outscoring Virat Kohli (1697 runs at an average of 70 and six centuries.)
Apr 23, 2017
IPL 2017: RPS defeat shows why SRH need to use Moises Henriques' bowling abilities betterHenriques bowled just one over for four runs and wasn't given the ball again. Sunrisers could delegate more bowling responsibilities to him, and that would serve them better as the season crosses the mid-way point.
Apr 20, 2017
IPL 2017: Kane Williamson showed against DD why he can kill off teams just as effectively as David WarnerDelhi may have thought that they would be unstoppable once they got rid of David Warner early but it was the quiet one, Kane Williamson, they needed to watch out for.