In the Wake of the India-Pakistan Frenzy, A Look At Whether Cricket Is Responsible for the Condition of Indian Football (Part One)

It is said that cricket is a religion in India. Popularity of cricket has completely overshadowed other sports in India. Is it fair to blame cricket for the current condition of Indian football ? In first part of this series, we take a look at the parallel history of Indian football and cricket.

India is all set to face Asian powehouses Australia, Korea Republic and Bahrain in the Group stages of AFC Asian Cup 2011. TheHardTackle takes a look at India's opponent teams and evaluates India's chances against them.