March is the cruellest month for us all. March 1971, and now March 2011, the first a hurling into the Hall of Terror and now a permanent place in The Hall of Shame. â€˜Black Fridayâ€™, it has been dubbed by some of our newspapers.
Public perception of the Bangladesh-West Indies match is at odds with the soothing versions â€“ itâ€™s just a game, there will be haar jeets, letâ€™s now all calm down â€“ being propagated by various well-intentioned levels of the television and the written sports commentariat. Read more »