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Dec 18, 2018
Virat Kohli's churlishness, and our justification of it, is a testament to how little Indians value good behaviourVirat Kohli, in fact, is only representative of what we’re increasingly becoming. A world so full of itself, so quick to be offended, so swift to judge, so lacking in grace and overcompensating with confidence, so insular that the idea of The Other is repulsive because it somehow dilutes our understanding of ourselves.
Mar 22, 2018
India batsman Ajinkya Rahane says he's against on-field sledging; compares it to 'car honking'Having experienced verbal retorts from rival teams at the top level of the game, Indian batsman Ajinkya Rahane has developed a distaste for such banters.
Jan 29, 2018
19 years after debut, Sadagoppan Ramesh takes a trip down memory lane19 years to the day, amidst soaring tensions inside the Chepauk cauldron in a high-voltage clash against a world-class Pakistan bowling attack, 23-year-old Ramesh had announced his arrival in style and provided India hope. Two years later, he had disappeared. This is his story.
Dec 01, 2017
Ashes 2017: Joe Root says England will take hosts' reaction to the headbutt controversy as motivation for 2nd TestAsked at Friday's media conference if he would use the Bairstow banter as motivation, Root fired back, "Absolutely.
Oct 20, 2017
Ashes 2017: David Warner's comments on 'war', 'hate' preserve proud tradition of pre-event nonsenseIt has been Australian vice-captain David Warner who has set the bar the highest so far with pre-tour bluster, comparing the Ashes to war.
Oct 04, 2017
India vs Australia: Steve Smith and Co don't sledge anymore due to fear of missing IPL contracts, says Virender SehwagFormer India opener Virender Sehwag said that Australian players are more concerned about bagging lucrative IPL deals, which prevented them from sledging their Indian counterparts
Sep 23, 2017
Psychological warfare is now an integral part of cricket; will it help Team India in away matches?Welcome to the brand new world of cricket’s psychological warfare. It’s beyond sledging; it’s about occupying and destroying a player’s mental space even before he enters the ground.
Sep 22, 2017
India vs Australia: Steve Smith and Co should be wary of riling up Virat Kohli by sledging himThe thing about greatly gifted players like Virat Kohli is that they can take a jibe personally and turn it around to their benefit.
Aug 08, 2017
India vs Sri Lanka: Cheteshwar Pujara reveals he's learning the art of sledgingCheteshwar Pujara recently stated that he currently is learning the art of sledging, and that at some stage you needed it to unsettle the opposition
Mar 30, 2017
India vs Australia: Virat Kohli justified in ignoring Steve Smith's olive branch, it's too late to say sorry nowIn Virat Kohli’s defence, there is a line that must not be crossed while sledging. It should never descend into outright abuse and verbal assault. One can only assume that Kohli feels this line was crossed.