In a high voltage match England won by 5 runs over India thus carrying confidence to the T20 series. This Kracker Jack of a match, the English team held their nerve to win the third and final match though India took away the series
After a superb show put up by Kohli and Jadhav in the first oneday at Pune, the fans witnessed another visual feast that of Yuvraj Singh and Dhoni here at Cuttack's Baramati stadium. India pulling of to a record score of 381/6 against England in their limited fifty overs.
The bull taming sport also known as 'Manju Virattu' is organized in Tamil Nadu as a part of Pongal celebrations on Mattu Pongal day. Bulls are specially bred by people of the village for the event and attended mainly by many villages' temple bulls (kovil kaalai). The word 'Jallikattu' is derived from the Tamil words Jalli and Kattu, which mean silver or gold coins tied to the horns of the bulls as the prize money.
India smashed England in the first one day here at Pune with a captaincy knock coming from Virat Kohli (122 )and a stunning century from the local boy Kedar Jadhav (120). The show put up by these two young guns was a visual treat to the cricket fans in the stadium.
Parthiv patel's century helps Gujarat to clinch their first ever maiden Ranji trophy against Mumbai on Saturday. THe final match played here at Indore's Hoalker stadium, Gujarat displayed a befitting innings against the 41 times Ranji trophy winner Mumbai
Former Indian captain and Hyderabadi cricket star Mohammad Azharuddin's nomination for Hyderabad Cricket Association President has been rejected. According to a report the former captain has been involved in match fixing scandal way back in 2000 where he was banned in all cricketing activities by the Board of Cricket Control in India.
India A recorded a comfortable six-wicket win over England XI in their second warm-up match at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai on Thursday. India chased down England’s target of 283 comfortably, losing only four wickets and with more than 10 overs in hand.
In what is said to be Dhoni's final match as captain, India A lost to England in the warm up match here at Brabourne Cricket stadium in Mumbai. The men in Blue batted well to put a score of 304 runs in their limited overs where the visitors chased the target sparing 7 balls. This gave the English team a boosting victory ahead of the actual series.
With the festive season just around the corner, Adda52.com - India’s largest poker site, is launching a month long poker fest on the occasion of Dussehra and Diwali. This is the first time that any Indian poker site is providing prizes worth INR 2 crore to online poker players giving them an opportunity to boost their poker bankroll.
25 year old Scottish Boxer Mike Towell, died after suffering severe bleeding and swelling to his brain after he was carried from the ring on a stretcher after a fifth-round loss to Dale Evans in Glasgow on Thursday.
The 2016 Kabaddi World Cup is coming at us from a vacuum, we may strain to see behind it if it's carrying a legacy but there's virtually none. Ironically for India's oldest sport, one that was either played or watched by all our grandparents and then theirs, there have been just two World Cups till date, in 2004 and 2007.
Sources from Tokyo have stated that Tokyo could be forced to downsize or relocate three venues for the 2020 Olympic Games in drastic cost-slashing measures, the city's new governor has said on Thursday. Meanwhile a group of academics and business leaders have submitted a proposal to Governor Yuriko Koike which included plans to overhaul the swimming, volleyball and kayak facilities, currently estimated at some $1.5 billion.
As per latest report sources have stated that the Supreme Court of India has come down heavily on the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), slamming the body for not following directives issued by the Lodha Committee, and adding that the court "knew how to get its orders implemented".
Sources have stated that India will reclaim the ICC Test Rankings top spot from Pakistan if it wins the second Test against New Zealand starting on Friday in Kolkata and the victory in its 500th Test in Kanpur meant that India is now one victory away from reclaiming the ICC Test Championship mace from Pakistan.
Former India Test captains Sunil Gavaskar and Kapil Dev have said a few of the recommendations made by the Lodha Panel, such as 'one vote one state' and the cooling off period of three years for administrators, were too harsh and Gavaskar and Kapil's comments echo that of another former skipper Ravi Shastri, who had advocated a dialogue between the Lodha committee and the BCCI to sort out a few contentious issues.