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1 The missing voice

Harsha Bhogle's knowledge, insight and warmth is sorely missed in the commentary box.

Sameer Allana TwitCount
2 Dravid - The Dark Knight

A birthday tribute to India's Wall, Rahul Dravid.

Dev Tyagi TwitCount
3 Test Cricket: 2016 in review

A look at how each team performed in the longest format of the game this past year.

Rustom Deboo TwitCount
4 An Open Letter To MS Dhoni

Dhoni's die hard fan writes to him.

Sameer Allana TwitCount
5 Less charismatic, more enigmatic

MS Dhoni stepping down from ODI & T20 captaincy is not the first time he's surprised us.

Vishwas K TwitCount
6 The best of the SCG Tests

Here are 5 of the most entertaining Tests played at the Sydney Cricket Ground over the years.

Rustom Deboo TwitCount
7 "Cricket Odyssey" - Two journeys converging

This book includes several deftly drawn portraits of great and well beloved cricketers.

Venkatesh Govindarajan TwitCount
8 A Test team for all seasons

A team of possibly the best players ever to play Test cricket for India.

Rajgopal Nidamboor TwitCount
9 West Indies in 2016

2016 has been a mixed year for West Indies as they won 3 titles but lost a number of battles, on and off the pitch.

Dev Tyagi TwitCount
10 Pakistan in 2016

It's now time for the young players to raise the standard of the team to where it was during glory days.

Dev Tyagi TwitCount
11 Can Asad Shafiq build on his success?

While technically gifted and cool under pressure, Shafiq needs to be more consistent.

Jay Dansinghani TwitCount
12 The Best Boxing Day Tests

26th December has been the opening day for Boxing Day Tests since 1980. Here are five classic Boxing Day Tests from the days gone by.

Rustom Deboo TwitCount
13 Cricket's Christmas XI

Here’s a team of eleven first-class cricketers whose names have a Christmas connection.

Rustom Deboo TwitCount
14 AB can do whatever he likes

AB de Villiers has been hailed as a cricketing legend, but his decision to opt out of Test captaincy may not go down well with some fans.

Ben Karpinski TwitCount
15 Steve Smith, the man in charge

The Aussie captain has led by example with the bat, but he alone can't stop them from failing.

Dev Tyagi TwitCount
16 Take a bow, Karun Nair

Karun Nair’s 303* against England at Chennai made him the 2nd Indian to score a triple century after Sehwag.

Dev Tyagi TwitCount
17 Measuring greatness

Great numbers don’t always mean that you’re the greatest. Every game & country has their own set of great players.

Rohit Shah TwitCount
18 An Australia without Adam Voges

Despite his impressive record, Voges will likely not grace Australia's middle order again.

Dev Tyagi TwitCount
19 A mature wine in a new bottle

Parthiv Patel is no longer a baby-faced teenager, but a seasoned campaigner making a compelling case.

Prasenjit Dey TwitCount
20 The Arrival of Jayant Yadav

Drafted as a replacement for fellow Haryana spinner Amit Mishra, Jayant has made his case and place in the team.

Prasenjit Dey TwitCount