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Sanjay Manjrekar

Sanjay Manjrekar

A technically gifted batsman, Manjrekar delighted the purists in his short international cricket career. A wonderful singer, he is a sought-after television commentator and columnist

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Baptised for greatness

Is it the waters of India? How else do we keep producing all-time-great batsmen with

By Sanjay Manjrekar November 10, 2018

Thanks for coming, Afghanistan

In a crowded Indian cricket calendar, an Asia Cup tournament was a hindrance. As

By Sanjay Manjrekar October 14, 2018

Safe and sorry

When it comes to safety, there is no country like England. ‘Safety first’ is their

By Sanjay Manjrekar September 16, 2018

See sceptics, it’s a century

I had once tweeted that the only thing remaining between Virat Kohli and ultimate

By Sanjay Manjrekar August 19, 2018

Kuldeep's not a freak

My calendar can get pretty tight as a commentator, but whenever I get an offer to do

By Sanjay Manjrekar July 22, 2018

A land that has already risen

Ticked off another item on my bucket list last week—a visit to Japan. I knew cricket

By Sanjay Manjrekar June 24, 2018

Indian potentials’ league

I guess 2018 will be the year when the Indian Premier League became truly Indian. A

By Sanjay Manjrekar May 27, 2018

Amar tomar Kolkata

When I got my IPL schedule, I quickly checked how many matches I was slotted to

By Sanjay Manjrekar April 29, 2018

Enchanting island

A TV producer called me two weeks ago, asking if I would be interested in doing a

By Sanjay Manjrekar April 01, 2018

A new captain, a new team

Post 2000, Indian cricket has shown a steady improvement. Sure, there have been

By Sanjay Manjrekar March 04, 2018

What numbers don’t tell

The following was said about Sri Lankan spinner Rangana Herath, the other day, in

By Sanjay Manjrekar February 04, 2018

From ‘front decks’ to room service

If there is anything I know along with cricket, it’s hotels. From the age of 15, that is all I have...

By Sanjay Manjrekar January 07, 2018

Rahane needs repairs

Ajinkya Rahane is not the same batsman he was a couple of years back. When the Indian team went...

By Sanjay Manjrekar December 10, 2017

Lethal and leather-bound

You don’t see them on billboards. Theirs will not be the faces you will see in TV promos before an...

By Sanjay Manjrekar November 12, 2017

Test of time

My association with cricket is a long one. It started when I was 12 years old, with dreams in my eyes...

By Sanjay Manjrekar October 15, 2017
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