Ishant & Ashwin’s Rise on Foreign Soil

Introduction “Tigers at home & Lambs abroad” is often a saying used whenever Indian teams in the past were touring abroad. There was just no competing in the opposition’s backyard in the past. When the century turned, so did India’s record & performances abroad. India started to record the Odd victory & started to seek… Continue reading Ishant & Ashwin’s Rise on Foreign Soil

Joe Root’s Purple Patch

Introduction English Captain Joe Root is tipped to be one of all-time great English batsmen. He started his career with Alistair Cook ( yet another English batting great) was operating at his peak. He had immediate big bang start to his career in his initial year of international cricket. He has 20 centuries under his… Continue reading Joe Root’s Purple Patch

Tackling Spin for Joe Root & rest of his Batting unit

Introduction Batting in Spin conditions can be challenging for any visiting batsmen. Some of the successful players who have helped master this art are often remembered for their amazing feats. It is quite obvious when the English come to India, the focus to tackle Indian Spinners becomes the key topic for preparation as a batting… Continue reading Tackling Spin for Joe Root & rest of his Batting unit