Gulu Ezekiel GULU EZEKIEL'S BLOG

August09

Umpiring

by:
rsz_umpire00012

DRS has not covered itself in glory during the Ashes, and has reminded me of an earlier incident from 2008, as well as an even older one I would prefer to forget!

April28

Captain Cool

by:
cc

My biography of MS Dhoni was originally published in 2008. A new edition has just been released, bringing the story up to date. As a taster here is the chapter that begins with India’s World Cup triumph.

February02

Ranchi

by:
rsz_ranchihsl

Mahendra Singh Dhoni has done a great deal to put Ranchi on the cricketing map, and brought back some memories for me.

December15

Howzat!

by:
kp

Can incidents from cricket’s history form the basis of a mainstream television drama? It appears so, although strict adherence to the known facts seems not to be compulsory.

September14

Meeting a Hero

by:
temp_title

As Glenn McGrath recently took charge of the MRF foundation I was reminded of the day, a quarter of a century ago, when his illustrious predecessor first took up the post.

May27

Benevolent BCCI?

by:
rsz_kapil

Apologies if I seem cynical, but I am not convinced by the motives behind the BCCI’s recent decision to make cash available to former players, money after all talks; it can also buy silence.