Frailties Aside, India Stands Alone at Cricket Apex


For Sachin Tendulkar, it was “the proudest moment of my life.” For his India teammates, it was a chance to pay back the sport’s living legend for all the other times he has had to carry his team.


But most important for India, the six-wicket victory Saturday in the World Cup final confirmed that it, incontestably, has become cricket’s dominant nation, on and off the field.

more at nytimes

From Chris (and daughter Daisy) in Melbourne near York (not Australia): “Awake with my five-week-old daughter who has just started smiling this morning. She must be laughing at the Aussies. That’s daddy’s girl.”


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