An Afghani whitewash caused some unexpected results in the Cricket Portfolio T20I Index.Read More Cricket Portfolio Index T20I: An Afghani Whitewash
Afghanistan won the series but how did they fare?Read More Cricket Portfolio Index T20I: Afghanistan win the series.
The Global T20 league in Canada adds to existing problems and does not go far enough to solve any of the problems that cricket is facing.Read More Not another Premier League 🤦🏻♂️
The T20I between Afghanistan and Bangladesh kicks off the T20 version of the Cricket Portfolio Index. How will the rankings play out?Read More Cricket Portfolio Index T20I: Afganistan: The new kids on the Block.
The Cricket Portfolio Index looks at making cricket rankings more relevant.Read More The Cricket Portfolio Index
The ICC is set to debate whether the toss should take place or not. My view is that there is room for both.Read More Doing away with the toss?
Can we see a huge Game of Thrones twist in the match just like the political scenario in Bangalore? A Super Over with RCB to win!!!Read More Karnataka: Game of Thrones
I love the discussions that they have at Cricbuzz. Chris Gayle seems to come up whenever Kings XI Punjab plays. The panel over there kept saying that the main reason Kings XI Punjab bought Chris Gayle was for marketing. I saw Gayle in Goa quite a few years back. He has an aura and confidence […]Read More Chris Gayle: When Caribbean Calypso meets Punjabi Bhangra
The England and Wales Cricket Board has announced a 100 ball cricket league to start in 2020. I strongly believe that cricket has to evolve so that it can grow. I was initially apprehensive about T20 but today I honestly do believe that it has changed the approach by which test and 50 over cricket […]Read More T100
I came across an app called Dream 11. It allows you to choose players. The only restriction is the number of credits you can use. This provided me with a good way to test my index as it did not restrict me to other conditions placed by fantasy leagues. The following is the team that […]Read More Playing XI Kings XI Punjab vs. Sun Risers Punjab preview
It has taken 13 matches for a significant shuffle of the Playing XI. This is my analysis after Week one. Based on the conditions I have set in my index this is the new result. Rahul, Dhawan and Sampson are sitting nicely in the top three. AB De Villiers is precariously standing at four. I […]Read More Indian Premier League Playing XI Match 13th Match
This post has been a long time coming after my first IPL Playing XI. However going forward this should become more frequent. As a reminder below are the criteria that I use in building my team. The team will have four International players. There will be a minimum of one spinner. The wicketkeeper will be […]Read More Indian Premier League Playing XI Week 1
This match fascinated me. The reason was the Duckworth Lewis Stern method (D/L) came into play. Rajasthan scored 153/5 off 17.5 overs. This equated to Delhi needing 70 runs off six overs. My index showed that the performance of RR was nearly three times better than Delhi. If I am not mistaken the net run […]Read More IPL18 Match 6: Rajasthan Royals vs. Delhi Daredevils
I disdain people who mix politics and cricket. People who protest by hurling slippers onto sportspeople should be banned for life from the stadium. I am originally from Bangalore. I was in Bangalore when the Cauvery riots broke out. I am sensitive to the sentiments of all the parties involved. Like it or not there […]Read More Politics and Cricket is just not cricket