Virat Kohli vs Mahendra Singh Dhoni – should we compare?

We have recently seen Virat Kohli captain the India ODI (One Day International) cricket team in 3 matches during the West Indies, Sri Lanka, and India Tri Series. India lost 2 matches captained by him and won the last match against West Indies. The captaincy has been handed over to Virat only because M S […]

Virat Kohli – Display of class and exuberance – Part 2

Virat Kohli’s performance in the match against Pakistan I hope you enjoyed reading about Kohli’s stellar performance against Sri Lanka in the previous post: http://cricbol.com/blog/2013/02/01/virat-kohli-display-of-class-and-exuberance-not-once-but-twice/ If you thought that was a one time performance, you have got it all wrong. In less than three weeks, on the 18th of March, 2012, India faced a similar […]

Virat Kohli – Display of class and exuberance, not once but twice!

28th Feb, 2012 and 18th March, 2012 – different days – different countries – different opposition, similar situation – similar results expected – same person delivers it. Yes, I am talking about India’s Virat Kohli. The Indian middle order batsman single handedly demolished the Sri Lankan and Pakistani bowlers to keep India’s hopes alive for […]

Cricket Diaries 2012 – Smallest Victory in T20

India lose a thriller – New Zealand in India T20 Series – 2nd T20  India v New Zealand, New Zealand won by 1 run. Played at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai 11 September 2012 – D/N It was a return match for Yuvraj Singh post his absence from cricket due to his fight with Cancer. The first T20 match […]