Dhoni sprangs another suprise, quits limited overs captaincy

Thursday, January 5th, 2017
Mahendra Singh Dhoni

New Delhi: Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the country’s most successful skipper, on Wednesday sprang a major surprise by stepping down as India’s limited overs captain, thereby bringing an abrupt end to his glorious leadership tenure. The 35-year-old Dhoni under whom India had won two World Cups and a Champions Trophy title, stunned the cricket fraternity by […]

BJP offers ticket to Sourav Ganguly for 2014

Sunday, December 15th, 2013
Sourav Ganguly

Kolkata : The BJP Saturday said it has offered a ticket to former Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly to contest the 2014 general elections but he has sought time to consider the proposal. The offer was made by Bharatiya Janata Party general secretary Varun Gandhi during a recent meeting with the retired cricketer in Delhi. […]

Cricket fans cheer Indian cricket team with zest

Saturday, April 2nd, 2011
Cricket fans cheer Indian cricket team

Mangalore : As there is a Cricket fever all over the country, the cricket fans have tried to render the support to the team India  in their own way for the World Cup finals against Shri Lanka. In Mangalore, the members of the Lahiri Group have sculpted images of the World Cup along with captions […]

Cricket Test – NZ Tour: 2nd Test peters into Draw – Brendon hits 225

Wednesday, November 17th, 2010
Indian Cricket

Hyderabad: Brendon Mc Cullum, a wicket keeper turned opener for New Zealand hit a gallant 225 runs to force India to draw the second Test in Hyderabad, after the 1st Test in Ahmedabad had been drawn, thanks to Harbhajan Singh gritty innings of 115 runs there. Harbhajan again scored a century at no.8 with a […]

Sachin does it again: reaches 48 Centuries in Test Cricket.

Thursday, July 29th, 2010
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Colombo : Salute Sachin Tendulkar, known the world over as Master Blaster, has hit up the 48th century in his 21 year career. He has long superceded Don Bradman, although another Australian captain & batsman, Ricky Ponting, is chasing him on the race track. He still improves his records or rewrites them when other veterans […]

M. Azharuddin, M.P. in dissolved marriage ties.

Friday, July 23rd, 2010
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MumBai : The Morena MP and former Indian cricket captain – batsman Mohd Azharuddin is divorcing Sangeetha Bijalani, his second wife of 14 years, in  view of his romantic affair with Jwala Gutta, a national mixed doubles shuttle badminton player who had earlier married Chethan Anand and had other lovers in her game. The 26 […]