AuthorRahul Palaninathan

Bodyline And The Harold Larwood Story

With the second Test bound to take centre stage later this week, I thought now would be an ideal time to take a trip down memory lane and remember an English cricketing hero from the past. Everyone knows the story of Bodyline, of course. But not everyone knows the broader history of Harold Larwood. And Stuart Broad thought he was badly treated! Here’s young writer Rahul Palaninathan’s account … During this pandemic, I’ve gluttonously devoured mountains and mountains of...

The Ugly Ducklings

Today we welcome 13-year old writer Rahul Palaninathan to TFT. I really like this topic. It’s a tribute to all those understated and underrated finger spinners out there.  The 2005 Ashes. A series that revived a national sport as the squashbuckling English team slew the legendary Australian juggernaut. It will go down in history as one of the greatest contests in the history of sport. The English team was lauded by the whole country for its bravery and prowess but no one’s lives changed...


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