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Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019
Aditya Iyer (Chief Cricket Writer)

Aditya Iyer (Chief Cricket Writer)

Aditya Iyer is Chief Cricket Writer, Hindustan Times. He has covered cricket World Cups, football World Cups and all four Grand Slams in tennis.
articles by Aditya Iyer (Chief Cricket Writer) (53 results)
Sep 13, 2019 09:14
For the last three seasons Unmukt hasn’t been picked by any IPL team. For the last two years he hasn’t featured in a first-class match for Delhi, his state-team. read more
Sep 10, 2019 08:53
At 33, Nadal has two Grand Slam titles more than Federer had at the same age, and three more than the other Greatest Of All Time (GOAT) contender, Novak Djokovic, has at 32 read more
Sep 06, 2019 17:33
He can return from a 17-month absence from Test cricket and instantly start batting with better fluidity than before the ban. Because he knew we thought it wasn’t possible. read more
Aug 15, 2019 22:07
On Wednesday, the India captain Virat Kohli went where no one has before — scoring his 20,000th run in 10 years, across formats. read more
Aug 10, 2019 16:47
Of all the spectacular moments Steyn created over his 93-match Test career, one stood head and shoulders above the rest; mainly because Tendulkar, cricket’s most decorated batsman, called the day of the spectacle-in-chief’s occurrence a day “he will... read more
Aug 03, 2019 17:08
Being distinctive doesn’t win cricket matches at the international level; being a great man-manager and a strategist does. Time and again—most recently at the World Cup—Kohli has proven he is not exactly great at either. read more
Jul 14, 2019 15:04
The hands of the large Rolex clock on Centre Court seemed to be spinning back, spinning fast, back eleven years, back to that final in 2008, and giving 15,000 of us a small taste of what it must have felt like to witness live the greatest tennis match... read more
Jul 11, 2019 23:47
India topped the round robin stage with seven wins. But a defeat against New Zealand in the semis ende their campaign. read more
Jul 11, 2019 00:02
India’s famed top-order imploded on a day when it mattered most as a gritty New Zealand survived a swift counter attack from Ravindra Jadeja to win an exciting World Cup semi-final by 18 runs. read more
Jul 10, 2019 23:45
New Zealand produced a brilliant bowling performance to upset India with an 18-run victory in their rain-affected World Cup semi-final on Wednesday. read more
Jul 09, 2019 23:57
The World Cup semi-final between India and New Zealand will head into a second day after rain prevented the match finishing as scheduled at Old Trafford on Tuesday. read more
Jul 08, 2019 23:24
Virat Kohli and Kane Williamson would have both expected their teams to make the knockout stage once again when they first arrived in England some seven weeks ago. read more
Jul 07, 2019 23:30
Immediately before India’s semi-final game against New Zealand, KL Rahul hit a century as an opener to ensure that India don’t for a moment miss the loss of Shikhar Dhawan as the tournament progresses into its final week. read more
Jul 06, 2019 23:19
An epitome of elegance in scoring his record sixth century, the opener continues to steal the show as India march on read more
Jul 06, 2019 19:53
At separate intervals during the India-Sri Lanka match on Saturday, a light propeller aircraft flew directly over the ground in Headingley carrying on its tail-banner a politically charged message. read more