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Man Vs Machine !!!

July 1, 2011 Leave a comment

Fans wave the Indian flag during a match again...

 

 

When cricket started,there were no provisions for third empire and other electronic gadgets for calculating speed,direction or any other facility was provided.But still Cricket went all through decades to make people cricket maniac.In India cricket became far more than just a game…it beacme a religion.Everyone sat together,with no discrimination and cheered for Men In Blue.With the advancement of technology,TV empires came up,many electronic devices came up to reduce basically the human error of judging the batsman out or not.So as to decrease the cases of partiality or any other discrimination.
But ,unfortunately with the advancement the human errors also increased,atleast for the Indian Side though.Men In Blue became prey to many Australian umpires and were started to rely totally on machine rather than the well-trained humans…Initially,wrong decisions were taken as a part of the game.But as the frequency increased,the anger,frustration too started to swirl in the minds of Indian fans as well as in Men In Blue. Repeated avoidable mistakes lead to thought of discrimination and hate.

Recently MS Dhoni was caught in the trap which resulted in apologising of ICC to Indian Cricket Team.
Till the end,the questioned remain the same “should we replace human decisions by that of machines every time or not ?”

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Youngsters Stun Kiwis

November 29, 2010 1 comment

Gautam Gambhir at Adelaide Oval

 

Wow…What a match!! A perfect nail-biting match between India and New Zealand played at Guwahati. Indians not only thrashed Kiwis by 40 runs but hinted their motive for upcoming World Cup Series. Indian squad headed by Gautam Gambhir played an outrageous innings and defeated Kiwis with a huge difference. India started with Murli Vijay and Gautam Gambhir and proved to be a crucial partnership. Virat Kohli took the command and scored a brilliant knock of 105 of 104 balls and hence giving India a starting edge over New Zealand. Indian batsmen did their task by providing a good target of 276 for New Zealand. Indian bowlers too did a good task and hence not disappointing the fans by bowling out Kiwi’s at the score of 236. From New Zealand squad ,it was only Ross Taylor who scored a crucial 66 and proved to be a wall between India and victory for a good time. India won the match by 40 runs and hence taking lead in 5 match series by 1-0.

India Trounce Kiwis

November 23, 2010 1 comment

Rahul Dravid

 

India proved their mettle by defeating New Zealand by more than an innings. India dominated the match from the beginning. With the perfect first wicket partnership of 113 ,host kept the pressure on Kiwis with the brilliant innings of Rahul Dravid and MS Dhoni. Jammy and Dhoni scored outrageous knock of 191 and 98 helping India to  reach a giant total of 566. Indian bowlers too mesmerized the audience with clever bowling. Ishant Sharma and Pragyan Ojha took 4 and 3 crucial wickets each. New Zealand team easily ended up on the mere total of 193 and hence enforcing a follow on. Indian attack seemed to be flawless as New Zealanders were still not out of shock that Indian bowlers again entranced the world by dismissing the team within the total of 175. World Number 1 proved their dominance in the Test World by winning the match by an innings and 198, and hence winning the series by 1-0.

India On Front Seat

November 6, 2010 Leave a comment

Sehwag plays a shot

 

With the start of India-New Zealand test series being played at Ahmedabad, host seemed to dominate from the initials. India scored marvelous 487 with the brilliant partnership of Virender Sehwag and Rahul Dravid. They scored 173 and 104 respectively to record highest second wicket partnership for India. Harbhajan Singh too seemed in mood and scored a valuable 69. In contrast, only Daniel Vettory succeeded to stop Indian spartans by capturing 4 wickets. New Zealand batting side too seemed struggling , almost half of the team went back to pavillion with the mere total of 137,giving Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni another reason to smile.