Posts by Ishant Sharma

Couch Talk 123 with Atul Wassan, Former India Cricketer

By thecricketcouch • May 13, 2014

Former India bowler talks about his playing career, lack of fast bowlers in India, the current crop of Indian pacers, watching Sachin Tendulkar get …

Tale of Dhoni and Two Sharmas

By thecricketcouch • June 23, 2013

Let me get the cliché machine cracking: A captain is only as good as his players. There is no amount of playing the hunches …


By thecricketcouch • December 8, 2012

There is an episode of “South Park” where the kids are in a Karate class. While all the kids are following the instructions from …

Couch Talk 48 with Venkatesh Prasad, Former Indian Cricketer

By thecricketcouch • June 20, 2012

In this episode, former India cricketer and bowling coach, and the current assistant coach for the Royal Challengers Bangalore, Venkatesh Prasad, talks about his …

Bowl That Maiden Over: Part I

By thecricketcouch • June 17, 2012

It is always said that, especially in test cricket, the bowling team needs to build the pressure for wickets to fall. More maiden overs …

Hardworking Man

By thecricketcouch • June 23, 2011


O Bowlers, Where Art Thou?

By thecricketcouch • May 28, 2010

The fact that India could not defend a reasonably good score of 285 against a weak Zimbabwe team proves one thing that the followers …