A BATTING WITH BIMAL EXCLUSIVE: Ian Pont reveals the secrets of becoming a pace legend and the art of reverse swing

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“You have to have a passion for pace, to want to bowl fast in the first place”

Ian Pont is known throughout the cricketing world as one of the most prominent and accomplished fast bowling coaches and he recently spoke to me about the secrets behind becoming a pace legend, the art of reverse swing and his new coaching clinic, the Ultimate Pace Foundation.

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‘Shane Warne is basically the reason why I got a chance to play Test cricket’, reveals Michael Carberry

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“He was very influential in me doing what I’ve done and getting the chance to play for England a few years on”

England batsman Michael Carberry has revealed that former Australia spin king “Shane Warne is basically the reason why I got a chance to play Test cricket”.

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‘I’m backing myself to do well as a captain of any team I lead’, says Dwayne Bravo

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Bravo has called on the Trinidad and Tobago community to “bear” with him

West Indies ODI and Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel captain Dwayne Bravo has been on a losing streak as of late, but he has vowed to avenge his failures, stating “I’m backing myself to do well as a captain of any team I lead”.

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Hands down Sourav Ganguly was my favourite captain, admits Brian Lara

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Ganguly tops Lara’s list of the best Indian captains

There is a never-ending debate about which India captain was the most triumphant of all, but West Indies batting legend Brian Lara has attempted to put an end to all the arguments by stating that Sourav Ganguly was his favourite Indian skipper.

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