Green pitches. White ball swinging and seaming. Dibbly-dobbly medium pacers. Rain, lots of rain. Reserve days.
International cricket remains an exclusive club with newcomers barely tolerated, let alone welcome.
After India, if there is one country that can match the cricketing devotion of its fervent fans, it is Pakistan.
Shastri wanted a turning track in Mumbai, but what's the guarantee that India wouldn't have capitulated on that as well?
When the history of Indian cricket administration is written, Jagmohan Dalmiya will occupy a prominent place.
An entire generation of fans will never get a chance to experience the magic of cricket's greatest rivalry.
Kohli and Dhoni are both fine cricketers but it’s obvious that they have very different ideas about captaincy process.
‘The Wall’ is the best mentor for India's youngsters as they learn to graduate from instant cricket to the real game.
They played nowhere near their potential in the ODIs, but the T20 format is closest to their hearts.
New Zealand have looked in unstoppable form India has seen enough of Australia recently to land a telling blow.