Safe Fielding

The 36th Chamber of Fielding

Poor catching has been a problem plaguing amateur cricket teams forever. This can be due to a multitude of factors like lack of practice, incorrect technique, mental block and a lack of confidence – but the good news is that neither of these factors is something that cannot be overcome. Via this blog post (which […] Read more »


Lower order ups the ante in mammoth chase

It was the second match of our Bluesky 30-overs tournament. We won the toss again and chose to field. Bowling Morarji opened the bowling, as usual. It was a left-right opening combination from ACCA (our opponent for the day). The second ball of his first over was a full toss on legstump of the Left-handed […] Read more »

Morarji Desai

Morarji spells doom for Baars XI

RnW won the toss and elected to field first. Bowling Morarji (Captain) and Uma started off for us. Morarji was on the money rightaway. His first over would have been a maiden if not for a misfield off the last ball. And then Uma came into the attack. He was unlucky to have had a […] Read more »

Live Score Update – RnW Bangalore Wins!

I’ll be posting scores every five overs. So keep tracking. RnW Bangalore wins! After an intense battle of grit and patience RnW Bangalore pulls through with two wickets to spare. RnW Bangalore Innings: Target 111 Wins! Bangalore team has bowled really tight with excellent catches taken in the field. Chennai has put together a moderate […] Read more »

The Preamble: Game Begins …

Welcome to Challenger Trophy 2015, an exciting match between RnW Chennai vs. RnW Bangalore, scheduled to take place at Marina beach ground at 12.30 pm (noon). Before we begin, let me give you the team lineup for Chennai. RnW Chennai: JP (Batting Super Sub), Arvind, Bupi, Rajaguru, Murali, Srishankar (WK), Srihari, Vimal, Sankar, Siva, Raki, […] Read more »

Challenger Trophy 2015

In another 10 hours, the Challenger Trophy begins. I’m very excited to see RnW Chennai take on RnW Bangalore. The match is going to be held at Marina beach ground. I’ll try to post some live coverage of the match. There is also two crucial ICC world cup matches happening. West Indies take on UAE […] Read more »