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Venkatesh Govindarajan

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About Me

G Venkatesh (born 1972) is a senior lecturer in Energy and Environment, at Karlstad University in Sweden. He holds a PhD in Industrial Ecology from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, a Masters in Industrial Ecology from Nanyang Technological University (Singapore) and Technical University of Munich (Germany) and a Masters in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Mumbai (India). He worked as a journalist in the niche media in Mumbai for a few years in the past, and currently freelances for some magazines and newspapers around the world. He has, on date, published one book of poems on water-related issues, an e-book on cricket and another one on sustainable development. He can be contacted at venkatesh_cg@yahoo.com.

10-Aug-2017 Ashwin and the 2000-200 club

Ravichandran Ashwin is one of the fastest all rounders to make 2000 runs and take 200 wickets in Tests.

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20-Jul-2017 The Ladies' Raj

The Indian women's cricket team have the chance to do what the men could not and win an ODI trophy this year.

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18-Jul-2017 Coach, don't encroach

Appointing a coach to a cricket team, especially the Indian team, is largely a shot in the dark.

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12-Jul-2017 From Fletcher and Houghton to Cremer

A brief history of Zimbabwe's captains, and a hope for a recovery in Zimbabwe cricket.

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11-Jul-2017 Brothers in teams, with bat and ball

Kyle and Shai Hope are the latest pair of brothers who have played international cricket together.

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06-Jul-2017 Are we taking Rahane for granted?

Ajinkya Rahane has comfortably scored the most runs and the only century in the India vs West Indies ODI series.

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25-Jun-2017 Indian cricket and June 25th

The 25th of June is an important date for Indians, with the 1983 World Cup win and more to remember.

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19-Jun-2017 'Pak'ing a punch

The Champions Trophy final was a day where everything went right for Pakistan.

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21-May-2017 Standing in the finals

A look at the players with the most runs and wickets in past IPL finals.

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01-May-2017 Hats off to Misbah and Younis

Two of Pakistan's pillars in troubled times, Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan shine like diamonds.

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