Finally, We saw some ray of hope in Kolkata as Sun started to shine and the conditions got improved for batting. Srilanka who made a lead of 122 runs ensured there can be the only winner in the game. But, Dhawan's 94 runs 116 balls and KL Rahul's unbeaten 73 proved Indian Batsmen are far better in a pitch assisting batsmen.
Indian Captain Virat Kohli who met the press people ahead of the First Test against the Sri Lankans said that even he is human and he needs rest. The 29-Year-Old Cricketer got angry as the press repeatedly asked him about taking a break.
Italy's World Cup Qualifying Playoff with Sweden has turned the history down as they were unable to cross the line. Right from the start of the match, nothing went in their favor. The match ended in a scoreless draw and that means Italy who was forced to the playoffs will not participate in the Worldcup for the first time in 60 years.
Former Cricket Players VVS Laxman, Akash Chopra, earlier criticized MS Dhoni's performance in the T20's and they asked him to retire and make way to Rishab Pant. But, this got backlashed by the fans as they trolled them.
Olympic Medallists Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu battled for supremacy in the Women's Singles Final of the Senior Badminton National Championship. In the heated clash, Saina Nehwal who is ranked 11 in the world beats PV Sindhu 21-17, 27-25 and clinched her Third Nationals title.
Just when Trivandrum was expected to be the 50th Venue to host a game in India, it was expected that the match to be abandoned without a ball being bowled. However, the exceptional drainage system helped to have an 8-over game.
Just like rain played spoilsport in the decider match against Australia, once again rain is expected to intervene and play spoilsport at the 3rd T20 at Kerala. The weather forecast doesn't seem promising at all.
It's a Fairytale ending for Ashish Nehra as India registered their maiden victory against New Zealand and also gave a fitting farewell to the pacer who contributed to the team for 19 years. Ashish Nehra who made his debut in 1999, played with 2 generation of players.
India manages to keep up the winning streak as they won the series decider by a narrow margin of 6 runs at Kanpur. When India and New Zealand met at the Third Paytm One Day International, all eyes were on the Men in Blue as India have never lost a home series since 2015.
According to sources the second one day International between India and New Zealand here became embroiled in controversy hours before its start with allegations of corruption against curator Pandurang Salgaoncar.
India completely surrendered to New Zealand and showed how weak they are without the services of Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja in the middle overs. New Zealand clearly exploited the weakness and completed record chase of 284 with 6 balls to spare.
According to sources FIFA under 17 World Cup 2017 in India could very well turn out to be the biggest ever in the tournament's history and such has been the response of football fans across the country, that India has become only the third nation after China and Mexico
According to sources Travis Head is eyeing an encore of his match-winning performance in the previous match when Australia takes on hosts India in World decisive third Twenty 20 International. Head (48 off 34) and Moises Henriques (62 off 46) had shared an unbeaten 109-run stand off 76 balls to fire Australia to a series leveling win in just 15.3 overs in the second Twenty20.
According to sources India had a forgettable outing in the 2nd T20 international against Australia on Tuesday as the visitors bounced back in the series with a crushing 8 wicket win at the Baraspara Stadium in Guwahati on Tuesday. Jason Behrendorff (4/21) ripped through the high-profile Indian batting to restrict the home team to a below-par 118, which the visitors chased down in just 15.3 overs.
Sources have reported that even as the sale of firecrackers during Diwali has increasingly becomes an undesirable element, many cricketers have also come up in support and urged fans to celebrate a pollution-free Diwali this year. Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh took to Twitter and posted a video message for his fans. "Say no to crackers, let's celebrate a pollution free Diwali.