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World Cup 2019: Rohit Sharma’s eight-year project

England’s World Cup triumph was hailed as the fruition of a four-year project under skipper Eoin Morgan, born from the wreckage of the 2015 edition. India’s semi-final heartbreak against New Zealand that doused the hopes of a third title, though, didn’t do justice to another project, also a roaring success: Rohit Sharma’s eight-year long programme to […]

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Sunday’s fixture: Sunshine amidst the clouds

India versus Pakistan. From Doordarshan to Prime Sports to Star Sports to Hotstar apps on phones. The devices have changed, the anticipation remains the same. Virat Kohli craned out skywards from the dressing room. Dark clouds threw some water at him. He would later say it was “disappointing” not to get a game but the […]