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Watching Test Cricket

Does the new format of Cricket (Twenty 20), Technology and New generation affecting Test Cricket? Yes, the impact of these generation gaps and trends are affecting sure for the Classical Test Cricket.  We are now running beyond the time (sometimes) in our Mechanical life and so leisure and patience is going down. Now that the New Zealand tour of India already started (India won the series leading 2 -0, with one more test match left now), the intensity increased a bit to watch, just not for my long lasting passion for Cricket, but India played its 500 Test match. For me the time zones may affect but at least I am happy for some extent because of PST time zone, as I can watch at least till Lunch Sessions (By that time it will be Midnight here).   During recent conversations in phone with my friend, He asked what actually I was doing? I said, I am watching Test Match (Current India vs. New Zealand 2 nd test match in Kolkata). Test Match? Are you Serious? Yes, What’s wrong in


This post has been published by me as a part of the Blog-a-Ton 40 ; the fortieth edition of the online marathon of Bloggers; where we decide and we write. To be part of the next edition, visit and start following Blog-a-Ton . The theme for the month is "MAKE A WISH"   The rays of ride…the shine of hope…The dawn days they are.. Tring Tring... Cycle bells are ringing…Birds are chirping little baby in our neighbor house is in lullaby Sunday sunshine made my friends to come early The greenery trees…Flora of grass with tiny flowers...Perky pitch.. Time to play cricket with dearly..Flow of heat quickening the body Made to realize bit of sweat as I’m running badly… Hurray we won Cheering crowd..Wisecracking whistles…Dazzling dances it is... Movie madness made us to catch the cinema. We are on the edge of the seats to sense the drama. Larkish mind and biting teeth trying to catch the enigma.. Hola we had fun                              

Melting Melbourne...

       Melbourne is the city which bonded to my heart when I used to watch Cricket in childhood. The capital city of state Victoria is Melbourne is what I came through cricket but not through G.K. This is because for all the cricket fanatics one thing which reflects when they heard about this city is The MCG(i.e Melbourne Cricket Ground). The MCG looks magnificently beautiful. Every year on Boxing day its MCG which hosts the Boxing day test match. It's 10th largest ground throughout the world and largest in Australia.      One of the largest sporting club Melbourne cricket club is resided in this city. No wonder why it is called as the Sporting and Cultural capital of the Australia.OK....let me calm my senses. All my mind filled up with the cricket cosmetics. My dream to Watch India vs Australia Test match in MCG came true through Victoria Tourism /Indi blogger for Border-Gavaskar Trophy.                                              The Boxing Day Test Match Dec 26 @