Dec 05

Gautam Gambhir announces retirement from all forms of Cricket

Gautam Gambhir announces retirement from all forms of Cricket . Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir on Tuesday announced his retirement from all formats of cricket, calling it the most difficult decision taken with the heaviest of hearts. The 37-year-old left-hander took to Twitter and wrote: “The most difficult decisions are often taken with the heaviest

Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana appeal to BCCI to keep Ramesh Powar as coach

Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana appeal to BCCI to keep Ramesh Powar as coach. Reacting to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI’s) advertisement for the post of India women’s team coach, T20 captain Harmanpreet Kaur and her deputy Smriti Mandhana on Monday have written to the board and Committee of Administrators (CoA) appealing

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Chappell did not know how to run international team: VVS Laxman

Greg Chappell was “rigid and inflexible” in his approach as a coach and did not know how to run an international team, former India batsman VVS Laxman has claimed in his book. Laxman, in his recently launched autobiography ‘281 And Beyond’, reveals that under the former Australian coach team India was divided into two or three factions and there was a serious trust deficit. “The coach had his favourites, who

I-League: Minerva Punjab beat Indian Arrows 1-0

I-League: Defending champions Minerva Punjab FC defeated Indian Arrows by a solitary goal in the ongoing 12th edition of the I-League here at the Tau Devi Lal Stadium on Saturday. The young colts of the Arrows showed their intent right from the start of the game pressing hard but the experience and greater physical strength

BCCI invites applications for new women's team coach
BCCI invites applications for new women’s team coach

BCCI invites applications for new women’s team coach. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday invited application for the position of the head coach of the national women’s cricket team as the term of the current coach, Ramesh Powar, expires today. “The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) would

Haryana beat Manipur to win junior football national championship

Junior football national championship: After a gruelling contest, it was Haryana who came through as the champions of the 2018-19 BC Roy Junior National Championships (Tier II), beating Manipur by a slender 1-0 margin in the final at Railways Ground, Rajkot on Wednesday. Despite being one of the lesser fancied team in the tournament in

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Royal Enfield 500cc Scrambler Spied; To Be Launched Soon

In June this year, a scrambler version of what looked like the Classic 500 was spotted at a dealership. Back then we had assumed it to be dealer-level mod. But to our surprise, an identical motorcycle has been spied testing recently in Pune. Our doubts were put to rest when we noticed the number plate which said

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Bajaj Pulsar 150 Gets Updated For 2019

Bajaj has updated the entire Pulsar 150 range for the upcoming year. The 150 range comprises of three variants: the Pulsar 150 Classic, the Pulsar 150 and the Pulsar 150 Twin-disc. In terms of updates, the twin-disc variant features revised graphics, a well-sculpted belly pan and split grab rails instead of the conventional ones seen on the standard

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England eves to take on West Indies and Australia at home

Before taking on Australia in the Ashes  women’s team will play a three-match One-Day International  and Twenty 20 International series respectively against West Indies. England eves to take on West Indies and Australia at home. The ODI  series between England and West Indies will form part of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Women’s Championship. England are currently placed at third position and one

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Royal Enfield 500cc Scrambler Spied; To Be Launched Soon

In June this year, a scrambler version of what looked like the Classic 500 was spotted at a dealership. Back then we had assumed it to be dealer-level mod. But to our surprise, an identical motorcycle has been spied testing recently in Pune. Our doubts were put to rest when we noticed the number plate which said

Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana named in ICC Women's World T20 squad
Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana named in ICC Women’s World T20 squad

Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana named in ICC Women’s World T20 squad. Indian women cricket team captain Harmanpreet Kaur, her deputy and left-handed opener Smriti Mandhana and bowler Poonam Yadav have been named in the ICC Women’s World T20 2018 team of the tournament. Harmanpreet, who scored 183 runs in the prestigious tournament, has been named

Mary Kom becomes six-time boxing World Champion, Sonia Chahal settles for silver

Mary Kom becomes six-time boxing World Champion, Sonia Chahal settles for silver. Legendary boxer Mary Kom on Saturday scripted history by becoming India’s only six-time world boxing champion after defeating Hanna Okhota of Ukraine. As the KD Jadhav Indoor Hall was filled to the rafters for Mary, the 35-year-old outfoxed her Ukrainian counterpart in a

World Twenty20 renamed as Twenty20 World Cup

World Twenty20 renamed as Twenty20 World Cup. The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Friday renamed the World Twenty20 championships as the Twenty20 World Cup, with an aim to enhance the profile of the prestigious event and ensure that its status is at par with the pinnacle events of the One-Day Internationals (ODI) and Test formats.

Sudarsan Pattnaik creates special sand art welcoming Hockey World Cup

Sudarsan Pattnaik creates special sand art welcoming Hockey World Cup. International sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has welcomed the 2018 Men’s Hockey World Cup by creating a sand sculpture at Puri Beach in Odisha. Depicting a traditional Boita (boat) through sand sculpture, the message on the same read, “‘Welcome to Odisha, Hockey Men’s World Cup 2018.”

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Smith is disappointed with CA decision: Pat Cummins

Australian pacer Pat Cummins  has stated that former skipper Steve Smith  is “disappointed” over Cricket Australia’s decision to not withhold the ban imposed on the players who were suspended over the ball-Smith is disappointed with CA decision. The 25-year-old, however, added that he has got over the issue and is now focusing on playing cricket. “I think he’s pretty

International Cricket Council team up with Google
International Cricket Council team up with Google

International Cricket Council team up with Google. The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday announced its partnership with Google to offer the fans a great viewing experience of the upcoming semi-finals and final of the ICC Women’s World T20 to be held in West Indies. Reflecting on the same, ICC Chief Executive David Richardson said:

AIBA Boxing Championship: Mary Kom assures first medal for India

AIBA Boxing Championship: Mary Kom assures first medal for India. Five-time World Champion Mary Kom assured India their first medal in the ongoing International Boxing Association (AIBA) Women’s World Boxing Championship after defeating China’s Wu Yu in their quarter-final clash here on Tuesday. The boxer thrashed her Chinese opponent 5:0 in a unanimous verdict to

Indian football team stranded ahead of International friendly
Indian football team stranded ahead of International friendly

Indian football team stranded ahead of International friendly. Ahead of their first-ever football International friendly against Jordan, seven players and support staff of the Indian national team have been left stranded here at the Kuwait International Airport for over 32 hours due to heavy thunderstorm and rains.“Amidst torrential downpour along with lightning and thunder which

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Custom-made foot orthoses no different than over-the counter insoles

Turns out, custom-made foot orthoses appear to be no better than over-the-counter insoles or other treatments. The Custom-made foot orthoses no different than over-the-counter insoles . According to a study led by Erasmus Medical Center, foot orthoses specifically molded to help people with plantar heel pain appear to be no more effective than cheaper over-the-counter insoles or other

World T20: Harmanpreet & Co. outclass Australia by 48 runs

World T20: Harmanpreet & Co. outclass Australia by 48 runs. Indian eves registered their fourth consecutive win in the ongoing International Cricket Council (ICC) Women’s World Twenty 20 tournament here on Saturday. Riding on the back of Smriti Mandhana’s 83-run feat and skipper Harmanpreet Kaur’s crucial 43-run knock, India managed to outclass Australia by 48