Why is the clay at Roland Garros so unique?

“I look up. I’m lying on the floor beside the bed. I remember now. I moved from the bed to the floor in the middle of the night. I do that most nights. Better for my back… I count to three…

The Formula 1 troupe descends upon the glitz and glamour of the Monaco Grand Prix…

Formula 1 tends to elicit extreme views. There are those that discard the sport as a waste of time, reasoning that it is simply a bunch of drivers endlessly doing rounds of a circuit. But…

As we know, eclectic is a word that means to derive from a wide range of sources.

I have always been interested in a broad variety of topics. From Ferrari taking the chequered flag in a Formula 1 race to the Supreme Court of India striking down a law because it was held to be an invasion of the individual’s right to privacy. From conducting walking tours in Old(est) Bombay to chuckling at Parisians’ obsession with baguettes and fromage.

This blog is an attempt to share my experiences and views on these diverse issues with you — sometimes a critique, other times an insight; but hopefully always entertaining.

Siddharth Joshi

‘The Eclectic’ is a blog at the intersection of sport, law and culture.

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