Indian team pay tribute to former Indian Test skipper Ajit Wadekar
Ajit Wadekar tribute Indian team


Former Indian Test skipper Ajit Wadekar, who led the national team to their first-ever series victories in England and the West Indies, breathed his last at the age of 77 after a prolonged illness at the Jaslok Hospital here on Wednesday. In a statement, the hospital said, “Ajit Wadekar was declared dead on arrival at Jaslok

Former Indian Test skipper Ajit Wadekar passes away  Former Indian Test skipper Ajit Wadekar passes away

Former Indian Test skipper Ajit Wadekar, who led the national team to their first-ever series victories in England and the West Indies, breathed his last at the age of 77 after a prolonged illness at the Jaslok Hospital here on Wednesday. In a statement, the hospital said, “Ajit Wadekar was declared dead on arrival at Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre.

BCCI appoints Ramesh Powar as Head Coach of Indian women’s team

BCCI appoints Ramesh Powar as Head Coach of Indian women’s team. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has appointed former Indian off-spinner Ramesh Powar as the head coach of the national women’s cricket team. Powar, who was serving as the interim coach of the women’s team, has now been handed over full-time duties till

Pakistan batsman Imran Nazir set to return to cricket

Pakistan batsman Imran Nazir, who was out of action due to Tendinitis, is all set make a return after a gap of four and half years. Making the announcement, the 36-year-old said that he has recovered from the illness and is all set to resume cricket.“I am fit and resuming cricket after a long time. My fans prayed for

Sampark for Samarthan: Amit Shah, Piyush Goyal meet Dhoni

Sampark for Samarthan: Amit Shah, Piyush Goyal meet Dhoni. Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah along with Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday met ace Indian cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhonias part of the ruling party’s ‘Sampark for Samarthan’ (Contact for Support) campaign. Dhoni is currently on break as India is playing a Test series against England. Dhoni, who has returned from the

Edgbaston Test: Eng set India 194 target; visitors at 110/5

Edgbaston Test: Eng set India 194 target; visitors at 110/5. India bowled England out for 180 on the third day of the ongoing first Test match in Edgbaston Cricket Ground, and followed up with scoring 110 runs for the loss of five wickets to leave them 84 runs away from a historic win. England started the day having lost opener Alastair

Mithali Raj to lead India Blue in Women's T20 Challenger Trophy
Mithali Raj to lead India Blue in Women’s T20 Challenger Trophy

Mithali Raj to lead India Blue in Women’s T20 Challenger Trophy. Mithali will lead the India Blue team in the Senior Women’s T20 Challenger Trophy, beginning August 14 in Alur, Bengaluru. The India Blue team will also comprise of Vanitha V.R., D. Hemalatha, Neha Tanwar, Anuja Patil, Saima Thakor, Taniya Bhatia (WK), Radha Yadav, Preeti

Pawan Shah becomes second-highest U19 scorer

Pawan Shah becomes second-highest U19 scorer. Indian cricketer Pawan Shah has become the second-highest individual scorer in the Under-19 matches playing a smashing knock of 282 runs in the final match of the ongoing four-match test series here on Wednesday. The 18-year-old is now placed just behind Australian Clinton Peake who had scored 304 runs

Kylie Jenner tops 2018 Instagram rich list, Virat Kohli 17th

Kylie Jenner tops 2018 Instagram rich list, Virat Kohli 17th. Social media is becoming increasingly powerful when it comes to influencing a consumer’s buying decisions and celebrities are often found to be the driving factor behind it. Celebrities, including actors, models and sportspersons, are undoubtedly raking in huge moolah by acting as social media influencers.

Cricket betting racket busted in Ludhiana, 2 held

Cricket betting racket busted in Ludhiana, 2 held. The Punjab Police have busted a cricket betting racket and apprehended two bookies in Ludhiana. The police also seized Rs 1 lakh, 13 mobile phones and a tablet from their possession.“Father and son have been arrested and a case has been registered. We have seized cash worth

Indian spin bowler Kuldeep Yadav jumps to sixth spot in ODI rankings
Indian spin bowler Kuldeep Yadav jumps to sixth spot in ODI rankings

Indian spin bowler Kuldeep Yadav jumps to sixth spot in ODI rankings. Kuldeep Yadav has jumped eight places to attain career-high sixth spot according to the recently released International Cricket Council (ICC) ODI rankings. The 23-year-old displayed some impressive bowling performance in the recently concluded five-match one-day series England where he took nine wickets including

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India lose 2nd ODI against England by 86 runs

India lost second ODI against England by 86 runs at Lord’s stadium in London on Saturday. Earlier, India outclassed England by 8 wickets in the first ODI held at Trent Bridge here.With the win, England levelled the three-match series at 1-1 with a victory over India. After Joe Root hit a century in the first

ODI: India beat England by 8 wickets

India beat England by 8 wickets in the first One Day International (ODI) at Trent Bridge here. Rohit Sharma’s searing century (an unbeaten 137) helped India walk to the victory with nearly 10 overs to spare. He completed his century off just 82 balls. Skipper Virat Kohli scored 75 runs. The Kohli-Rohit duo added 177

Diljit Dosanjh will play Yuvraj Singh in next film?

Diljit Dosanjh will play Yuvraj Singh in next film?. Diljit Doshanj is all set with his upcoming project “Soorma” which is based on the life of hockey player Sandeep Singh . Sandeep is an ace hockey player, and an ex-captain of the Indian National Team. In 2006, Singh was seriously injured after being hit by

India women's cricket coach Tushar Arothe resigns
India women’s cricket coach Tushar Arothe resigns

India women’s cricket coach Tushar Arothe resigns. Tushar Arothe has stepped down from the role citing personal reasons, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said on Tuesday. “The BCCI on Tuesday accepted Tushar Arothe’s resignation. Arothe cited personal reasons behind his resignation and thanked the BCCI for giving him an opportunity to

Punjab Govt. withdraws cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur’s DSP rank
Punjab Govt. withdraws cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur’s DSP rank

Punjab Govt. withdraws cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur’s DSP rank. The Government of Punjab has withdrawn the DSP post from the India women’s T20 team captain Harmanpreet Kaur. According to sources, the Punjab Govt. took this decision after the graduation degree of Harmanpreet Kaur was found to be fake according to police officials, the police department said in

MS Dhoni 37th Birthday: Wishes pour in for 'Captain Cool'
MS Dhoni 37th Birthday: Wishes pour in for ‘Captain Cool’

MS Dhoni 37th Birthday: Former Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni turned 37 on Saturday, and warm birthday wishes poured in for him not just from the cricket fraternity but also from the fans all around the world. Taking to his Twitter handle, Dhoni’s Chennai Super Kings teammate and close friend Suresh Raina wrote that India

Shardul Thakur to replace Bumrah in India's ODI squad
Shardul Thakur to replace Bumrah in India’s ODI squad

New Delhi [India], July 6 (ANI): Fast bowler Shardul Thakur will replace pacer Jasprit Bumrah in India’s One-Day International squad for their upcoming ODI series against England. The All-India Senior Selection Committee made this decision after Bumrah suffered an injury on his left thumb during the first Twenty-20 International match against Ireland in Dublin.Bumrah was

Ranveer Singh starrer '83' gets new release date
Ranveer Singh starrer ’83’ gets new release date

New Delhi (ANI): After enthralling the audience with his blockbuster ‘Padmaavat’, Bollywood’s powerhouse actor Ranveer Singh is all set to star in Kabir Khan’s ’83’. The sports drama, which is slated to release on April 10, 2020, will see Singh playing the role of legendary cricketer Kapil Dev. The official page of Reliance Entertainment announced

DSP Harmanpreet likely to be reverted clerical post

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh: Indian women twenty 20 Captain and Arjuna awardee Harmanpreet Kaur is likely to be reverted from the deputy superintendent of Police (DSP) to clerical job, in Punjab. A letter written to her by the Government, it was told that her qualification does not match according to DSP job and testimonials are incorrect.