Tag Archives: Chris Gayle

Hypocrisy of BBC Sport

BBC Sport, in the¬†cricket section of its website where the headlines are collated,¬†reported on the three wicket haul of Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir in the warm-up game vs. Somerset, with the headline “Spot-fixer Amir takes three wickets on return“. The … Continue reading

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MID DAY: From West Indies v Zimbabwe

There seems to be something about February 24th. Sachin Tendulkar became the first man to score 200 in an ODI against South Africa in Gwalior on this day in 2010. Chris Gayle. Pic/AFP Exactly five years later, Chris Gayle became … Continue reading

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Couch BatCheet Episode 7

Guests: Sidin Vadukut (@sidin), Arnab Ray (@GreatBong), Mahek Vyas (@mahekoholic) and Aditya (@forwardshortleg) Topics: David Miller’s 100 vs. RCB and comparisons to Gayle’s 175* earlier this IPL season Kallis arguing with the on-field umpire about a run out decision not … Continue reading

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Couch BatCheet Episode 5

Guests: Arnab (@GreatBong), Mahk (@Mahekoholic), Aashish (@c_aashish) and @Maxdavinci Topics: Xavier Thalaivar Sargunam, Tendulkar’s Birthday, Chris Gayle’s 175*, Shane Watson’s form with the bat and ball, and mid-season awards for the best team, MVP and the worst commentator. Tweet

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Couch Talk Episode 44 with Dirk Nannes

In this episode, Victoria/Australia/Netherlands fast bowler Dirk Nannes, currently with the Royal Challengers Bangalore franchise in the IPL, talks about his late start to cricket, the choice he had to make picking Australia over the Netherlands, the IPL grind, training … Continue reading

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