Home > Authors > Sanjay Dixit

Sanjay Dixit

  • Ranji Trophy: Close tussles, more heroics, rare results

    New Ranji format made the tournament more competitive this season; a couple of less-accomplished teams took us by surprise and some fresh names emerged in the horizon...

    Saturday, 5 January 2013 - 10:00am
  • Runs and Ruins

    The first half of the ongoing Ranji Trophy season has had performances from unexpected corners with little-known players dominating the scene while some powerhouses have a lot of catching up to do.

    Saturday, 8 December 2012 - 2:54am
  • Changing horizons in the Ranji season

    While merits of the new format may be debated, this Ranji season could be the springboard for India aspirants and fresh domestic talents.

    Saturday, 27 October 2012 - 10:02am
  • Tale of the sunken Duncan

    Ever since he took charge of the Indian team, coach Fletcher has been found wanting on many counts, observes Sanjay Dixit.

    Saturday, 20 October 2012 - 9:30am
  • Kris Srikkanth — The man without a plan

    Analysing Srikkanth’s tenure as chief selector, Sanjay Dixit concludes that his panel just about manages pass marks.

    Saturday, 15 September 2012 - 11:00am
  • Cheteshwar Pujara the new wall

    The 159 against New Zealand is only a glimpse of the steel that lies beneath the quiet and charming exterior of Cheteshwar Pujara. Even Rahul Dravid would be proud of his batting.

    Thursday, 30 August 2012 - 11:00am
  • Lee, Hesh and the helpless AITA: Drama or reality?

    While there was a loud clamour for disciplinary action, AITA and Anil Khanna know that anything they do has no effect as the ATP does not recognise them.

    Sunday, 24 June 2012 - 10:00am
  • Shivnarine Chanderpaul is solid as a rock

    Shivnarine Chanderpaul may not have a left-hander’s elegance but has been all the more useful, piling on runs and standing atop ICC Test rankings, writes Sanjay Dixit.

    Saturday, 16 June 2012 - 10:45am
  • Match fixing: The rot is in the system of cricket not IPL

    Match fixing or even spot fixing needs to be addressed by reforming the whole system of cricket functioning and not just the IPL. Otherwise there will be no escape from such incidents.

    Sunday, 20 May 2012 - 11:00am
  • India ‘A’ selection or fraud on the country

    Public has to question the selectors as to what the criterion was. Was there a roadmap? Was there a method in this madness?

    Saturday, 5 May 2012 - 11:00am