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We are disappointed, gave everything we had: Kohli

After India’s heart-wrenching defeat to New Zealand in the semi-final of the ongoing World Cup, skipper Virat Kohli expressed gratitude towards the fans and said that the team tried their best in the competition.On Wednesday, India’s worst fears come true as they suffered a top-order collapse during their chase of 240 at the Old Trafford

Kohli becomes fastest to score 20000 international runs

India skipper Virat Kohli added another feather to his cap as he became the fastest batsman to score 20,000 international runs when he reached 37 against the West Indies during their World Cup tie at the Old Trafford on Thursday. He also registered 9,000 runs batting at the number three spot. Kohli had started the

India on the move at the World Cup

The start of the 2019 World Cup campaign for India against South Africa was perfect. The first match in any tournament is a crucial encounter because although one is mentally ready to a large extent, there is always a slight bit of doubt about ones and the team’s performance.India’s campaign commenced, as one would say,

Brat to being responsible, role model Kohli turns new leaf

With great power comes great responsibility and no one knows it better than India skipper Virat Kohli. Not just a national heartthrob, cricket fanatics across the world look to emulate Kohli. And the once angry young man is definitely cooling down with each passing day. Call it the additional responsibility of being a role model

Kohli plays on front foot post warm-ups, ignores glitches

“I am glad with what we got out of these two games,” said Virat Kohli after the second warm-up match against Bangladesh which his side won comfortably by 95 runs.But was it really the case? In the first practice match, the famed Indian batting line-up struggled before the pace and swing of New Zealand bowlers,

Variety in bowling makes India strong contender: Chappell

Former Australia skipper Ian Chappell believes the Virat Kohli-led India has variety in their bowling department, making them a strong contender to win the 2019 World Cup beginning May 30 in England and Wales.   Chappell said the team which has the ability to pick wickets at regular intervals, particularly in the middle overs, was

INDIA: A test of Kohli's tactical acumen

INDIA: A test of Kohli’s tactical acumen

His manic consistency has already put him among the pantheon of greats but the World Cup in England will be Virat Kohli‘s hour of reckoning in his bid to create a lasting legacy as India’s captain.The first Indian captain to win a Test series on Australian soil, Kohli will be leading a team which has

Kohli speaks of humility, Harbhajan points at moolah

Kohli speaks of humility, Harbhajan points at moolah

Virat Kohli is one of the most popular cricketers in the world at the moment. Having already established himself as one of the best batsmen of the era, the India skipper continues to win praises from his fans, both from the cricket fraternity and otherwise. What makes him more special is the fact that he

RCB fan cheering Kohli & boys becomes internet sensation

RCB fan cheering Kohli & boys becomes internet sensation

Royal Challengers Bangalore ended their dismal IPL season with a victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad. While the win gave Virat Kohli and his boys something to feel good about, an RCB fan who had gone to watch the game at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru as attained celebrity status on the internet. The camera panned

Kohli fan named winner of Global Sports Fan Award

Kohli fan named winner of Global Sports Fan Award

Ahead of the biggest & first ever Global Sports Fan Awards, Sugumar D., an ardent fan of Indian skipper Virat Kohli, has been announced as the second recipient of the Global Sports Fan Awards, joining the bandwagon with Sachin Tendulkar worshipper Sudhir Kumar, who is the first recipient of the award.The function is scheduled for

Rohit Sharma 3rd Indian to score 8K T20 runs

Explosive opener Rohit Sharma has become the third Indian batsman to score 8,000 runs in T20 cricket. He achieved the feat while playing for Mumbai Indians against Delhi Capitals in the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).Rohit scored 30 off 22 balls in Mumbai’s 40-run win over DC in Thursday’s game at the

Last 4 overs we bowled were unacceptable: Kohli

Last 4 overs we bowled were unacceptable: Kohli

Winning is a habit and the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) are currently just not being able to get into that mode. Despite dominating three-fourth of the game against the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), Virat Kohli and his boys ended up on the losing side as KKR romped home with five balls to spare at the

Dismissing Kohli and AB best moment of my cricketing career, say Shreyas

Dismissing Kohli and AB best moment of my cricketing career, say Shreyas Gopal

Claiming the coveted wickets of Virat Kohli and South African run-machine AB De Villiers was the best moment of my cricketing career, says young Rajasthan Royals spinner Shreyas Gopal. The leg-spinner took 3 wickets for 12 runs in his magical four-over spell, which helped Rajasthan Royals secure their first win of the season, a seven-wicket

Preparation for IPL

IPL Preparation:The Indian players will have to smartly manage their workload during the upcoming IPL since it will be their responsibility to stay fit and fresh for the ICC World Cup, says skipper Virat Kohli. The upcoming edition of the popular Indian Premier League (IPL) will begin on March 23 and culminate days before the

Pulwama terror attack: Kohli postpones Indian Sports Honours

Pulwama terror attack: Kohli postpones Indian Sports Honours

Star cricketer Virat Kohli has postponed the RP-SG Indian Sports Honours, which was to take place on Saturday, as a “mark of respect” to the CRPF personnel martyred in the Pulwama terrorist attack.On Thursday, at least 40 CRPF paramilitary troopers were killed in a terror attack while several others are battling for their lives following

Perth Test: India bowled out for 283, trail by 43 runs

Perth Test: India bowled out for 283, trail by 43 runs. India skipper Virat Kohli’s classic centurion knock helped the visitors post a total of 283 runs on the board before being bowled out in their first innings of the ongoing second Test here at the Perth Stadium on Sunday. Kohli, with his 123-run knock, has

Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli celebrate first wedding anniversary

Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli celebrate first wedding anniversary . One couple that leaves no stone unturned in constantly reinstalling our faith in love is Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli. Even a year after their wedding in Italy, we still can’t get enough of how beautiful they look together. The two constantly share photos with each other

Anushka Sharma Virat birth

Anushka Sharma is grateful to God for hubby Virat’s birth!

Anushka Sharma is celebrating husband Virat Kohli 30th birthday with an endearing wish. The ‘Sanju’ star took to social media to share some love soaked pictures with the 11/5/2018 Anushka is grateful to God for hubby Virat’s birth! Indian captain. She simply captioned them, “Thank God for his birth” . It seems filmmaker Karan Johar is also impressed with the actor’s

Virat Kohli retains top spot in ICC Test rankings

Virat Kohli retains top spot in ICC Test rankings. Indian skipper  has retained his numero-uno position and a career-high 937 rating points in the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) Test player ranking after innings of 46 and 58 in the fourth Test of the ongoing five-match series against England, which India went on to lose

Kohli ICC top ranking

Kohli tops Test batsmen rankings following Edgbaston exploits

Indian skipper Virat Kohli on Sunday achieved another personal milestone by becoming the seventh India batsman and the first since Sachin Tendulkar in June 2011, to top the ICC rankings for Test Batsmen.  Kohli scored 149 and 51 in India’s 31-run defeat in the first of the five-match Test series against England at the Edgbaston Cricket