Shamya Dasgupta

A sports journalist for close to two decades, in print and in television, Shamya Dasgupta is currently Senior Editor with Wisden India. He has written extensively on sport, including in leading publications in India and elsewhere, and wrote his first book – Bhiwani Junction: The Untold Story of Boxing in India – in 2012 on his favourite sport. Since then, he has published Cricket Changed My Life: Stories of Hope and Despair from the IPL and Elsewhere and, most recently,Don’t Disturb the Dead: The Story of the Ramsay Brothers, his first attempt at writing on anything but sport. He lives in Bangalore with his wife.