Hear that on repeat at least three times before you proceed any further. It’s of utmost importance. The importance of you doing that can’t be overstated. The mission if you choose to accept is to follow everything I say. Last Saturday evening, lord lord lord Last Saturday evening, lord lord lord I went to […]Read More Fantastic Mr. Stokes
Quoting from an article of Dravid’s teammate: “What motivated him still, after all these years and so many runs? Dravid said that as a schoolboy, he remembered many kids who had at least as much desire to play professional cricket as he did – they attended every camp and net session, no matter what the […]Read More Safin’s got one, why shouldn’t Dravid (get one)?
Sachin’s fans are up in arms and screaming their lungs out holding datasheets showing the percentage breakdown of match results following Sachin scoring a century. Why this outpouring of bookish defensiveness? A few of us were cheeky enough to latch on to the string of results ever since the WC and dared to poke fun […]Read More Lighthearted banter
Consider a person who bets in such a way that he stands to gain money when his favorite team loses. He unwittingly does this thinking he will be happy irrespective of the result. After a while, he realizes he doesn’t care about losing money as long as his team wins, and he feels happy for […]Read More Sports fan science fiction
AC Milan beat Boca to win the FIFA world club title, Manchester United beat Liverpool to go on to the top of the Premier League, albeit for a couple of hours, and Arsenal beat Chelsea to regain their position at the top. What’s wrong with all these clubs, beating each other up. (That, my dear […]Read More Not the brightest sporting Sunday
Hamilton did all that he could (and finally succeeded) to prevent himself from winning the drivers’ championship, but no one’s complaining. I was from the first, apprehensive about a rookie winning the championship because it doesn’t bode well for the “experienced” campaigners and the sport itself. Fortunately, Lewis choked big time and that’s the only […]Read More Lacklustre round up of a Fabulous sporting week-end
I almost posted a new entry the other day except for the mis-firing [:)] wordpress server which mysteriously refused to acknowledge my latest offering. Lately i have had nothing to comment on except for sports and i am afraid that this one also belongs to that genre. South Africa beat Pakistan today in a test […]Read More Colossus Kallis