Madan Mohan

Author: Madan Mohan

(Madan Mohan, a 25-year old CA from Mumbai, is passionate about writing, music and cricket. Writing on cricket is like the icing on the cake)



Stories By Madan Mohan

When Muttiah Muralitharan's nine-for destroyed England at The Oval

Muttiah Muralitharan claimed 16 for 220 in the Test.

Sachin Tendulkar's farewell speech will be long remembered

It may sound like stating the obvious, but even a career spanning 24 years draws to a close, just like that, one fine day. No matter the amount of preparation and build up for the moment, sporting full stops arrive abruptly and suddenly. Saturday morning I had to head off to complete some formalities and when I returned in the afternoon, Sachin Tendulkar had already given his long and emotional farewell speech. There it was, the moment we had been waiting for — rather, dreaded. And it’s already a part of history.

Marauding Mitchell Johnson exposes England’s ineptitude against hostile pace bowling

Johnson’s barrage of high-140s thunderbolts had England hopping, ducking out of trouble’s path.

India tour of South Africa 2013: Team India lose rubber, but win hearts

India's young brigade can return from South Africa with their heads held high.

An open letter to Virender Sehwag expressing anguish and disappointment

<p> Is it just me or do I hear you grumbling a bit there? Mr Sehwag, the fans will support the team and have supported the team. That is why they turned out in droves through the 90s when India was a mediocre-to-decent team and no more, relying on home series to shore up its records. But you seem to demand and urge that we back the team, and that makes me a bit uncomfortable.</p>

2011 has been the year of Rahul Dravid - on and off the field of play

2011 is one of Dravid’s most memorable years in his long career.

Fittingly, the team won it for Sachin Tendulkar as promised!

India was billed as one of the favourites to win the World Cup from the outset.

Tendulkar needs to be saved from the suffocating 'Sachin mania'

If Tendulkar’s legacy is to be preserved beyond just the numbers and he is to be remembered.

Sunil Gavaskar, Ravi Shastri usher in the Kalyug of cricket

Indian cricket appears all set to usher in its Kalyug.

A world record by Dravid and Tendulkar that went almost unnoticed and unsung

Sachin and Dravid's partnership set a world record for the highest partnership aggregate.

England has lost the plot in the ODI format

The potency of the yorker in slog overs was underlined.

Let's get over with the boring World Cup... can't wait for the IPL!

It will be a fortnight from now when the last round robin match of World Cup 2011 is played.

ICC World Cup 2011: Guile of spin, or the power of pace?

There was a buzz about the role of spin in the World Cup

What the ICC can do now for deserving Ireland

minnow participation in international cricket.

What does MS Dhoni have up his sleeve now?

Dhoni’s captaincy skills were thoroughly put to the test.