Posts by MS Dhoni

Couch Talk 114 with Dinesh Karthik

By thecricketcouch • February 17, 2014

In this episode, Indian cricketer Dinesh Karthik talks about his up-and-down career in India colors so far, getting picked by the Delhi Daredevils in the …

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 …

Couch BatCheet Episode 5

By thecricketcouch • April 27, 2013

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 …

Couch Talk 74 with Ravichandran Ashwin

By thecricketcouch • April 1, 2013

In this episode, Indian Cricketer R. Ashwin talks about his Indian career so far, his approach to the game, his potential as a batsman, …

Philander, Pujara and the Differing Standards for Greatness

By thecricketcouch • March 19, 2013

To say Vernon Philander has stormed on to the Test match scene, looking at his record-breaking wicket-taking spree, would be a massive understatement. In …

Stone Cold Dead KP

By thecricketcouch • March 7, 2013

Since the introduction of the system of reviewing umpiring decisions initiated by player challenges, it is almost never do you see a batsman walk …

Couch Talk 68 with Mike Brearley

By thecricketcouch • February 3, 2013

In this episode, former England captain, Mike Brearley talks about captaincy in modern day cricket, role of coaches, captaincy methods, the Kevin Pietersen situation, …

Short Jabs: Episode 2

By thecricketcouch • January 25, 2013

Guests: Sana Kazmi – on her recent trip to India during the ODI series vs Pakistan, Siddhartha Vaidyanathan on calls for MS Dhoni to …

Morale-boosting MoM Award and the Media

By thecricketcouch • January 9, 2013

A controversy has arisen with Mahendra Singh Dhoni having been awarded the Man of the Match award in the third ODI of the recently …

Couch Talk Episode 36 with Chetan Narula, Cricket Writer

By thecricketcouch • March 10, 2012

In this episode, Cricket journalist and write, Chetan Narula talks about his book “Skipper – A definitve account of India’s greatest captains”, including the …