Mandela, Mugabe and The African Game of Thrones
Cricket / ODIs

Mandela, Mugabe and The African Game of Thrones

Nelson Mandela and Robert Mugabe both used sport to further their political  agenda, but to dramatically different ends—one to unify an Apartheid-torn nation, the other polarise his already divided country by Leslie Xavier From rows and rows of the Holy Bible stacked at supermarkets and pavement stalls to the new-age evangelist establishments, Catholic and Protestant … Continue reading

Rasool Ends “Exposure” Tour On The Bench As India Sweep Zimbabwe Series
Cricket / ODIs

Rasool Ends “Exposure” Tour On The Bench As India Sweep Zimbabwe Series

By Leslie Xavier In Bulawayo (Zimbabwe) India, as expected, completed a clean sweep of the five-match series against Zimbabwe at the Queens Sports Club here on Saturday (Aug. 3). A dismal performance once again from the hosts saw Virat Kohli and Co. sleep-walk through the formalities, following the same, leisurely and one-sided script of the … Continue reading