The World Cup is around the corner, and an event of this size and glitz is enough to make any journalist—aspiring and perspiring—dream of making it it big as a cricket writer. In this sans serif exclusive, acclaimed cricket writer and DNA editor Ayaz Memon, who has covered the game for Sportsweek, The Independent, Mid-Day, and Times of India, shares what he believes are the ground rules to lord over the 22 yards.
“There is no game more exhilarating, more noble, than cricket. No other sport teaches you as much about life… And cricket journalism is a job undoubtedly — the best job in the world.”
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