Posts Tagged ‘vvs laxman’

It has been often said that the history of Indian cricket can be divided in two phases: ‘Before Ganguly’ and ‘After Ganguly’. Such is the enigma surrounding one of the best captains of the Indian cricket team. Some call him ‘Dada’, some call him ‘The God of Offside’, some call him ‘The Bengal Tiger’ and some call...

An India–Australia Test series is now the most awaited international event in the cricket calendar, and bigger than the Ashes

Relive one of the greatest victories against Australia in recent years, the only time VVS Laxman lost his cool and shouted at a teammate

As Laxman and Dravid came together, their aim was to remain unseparated that evening. This first and immediate milestone was achieved, and by end of day, Laxman had crossed 50 and the two had put on close to a hundred; there had been no risks but no slavish defence either. India were still 176 runs away from making...