The Rise of India
Topics to be discussed: modern dominance of the IPL, money, cricketer as ‘icon’
Does the advent of ODIs and now T20s threaten or enhance cricket?
Is the amount of money now spent on the game in India changing cricket?
Does the 'Asian block' now dominate world cricket?
Is the celebrity status of certain cricketers a new thing?
TV The Empire of Cricket - India (BBC Documentary); Cricket in India (NZ documentary); Sachin Tendulkar (ICC documenary); Ricky Ponting (Aus Documentary); The Origins of T20 Cricket (Indian documentary)
Amit Gupta ‘Cricket: The Indianization of an Imperial Game’ in The Oxford handbook of sports history Robert Edelman and Wayne Wilson eds., (2017)
Richard Cashman, Patrons, players and the crowd: the phenomenon of Indian Cricket (1980)