Archive for the ‘Sports’

  • Gambhir to lead Team India for WI tour
    Star Opening batsman, Gautam Gambhir will lead a 16-member Indian side against the West Indies in one Twenty20 match and five one-day internationals. that starts from June 4. Krishnamachari Srikanth, the chief of the selection committee said that the committee has decided to give Sachin Tendulkar, MS Dhoni, Zaheer Khan and Virender Sehwag a rest. Here is the squad. Gautam...
    by admin at May 13th, 2011 at 04:05 am
  • Hashan Tillakarathne accuses SL of match fixing
    Hashan Tillakarathne, the former Sri Lankan captain accused the Lankan cricket team of match-fixing, He did not talk anyhting about the 2011 world cup. This statement is creating a ripple in the Sri Lankan Cricket team. “Tillkaratne who led Sri Lanka in Ten Tests between 2003 and 2004 said that he could vouch with responsibility that match fixing has been a problem...
    by admin at April 29th, 2011 at 04:04 am
  • Team India cricket coach – Duncan Fletcher
    Duncan Fletcher, has been appointed as the Team India cricket coach, Duncan is former England cricket team coach and is a Zimbabwean. It has to be noted that the he replaces South African, Gary Kirsten who served as coach for a period of three years (2008-2011). Duncan Fletcher is a former Zimbabwean cricketer, former captain of the Zimbabwean cricket team and has vast...
    by admin at April 27th, 2011 at 04:04 am
  • Malinga announces his retirement from tests
    In a shock to Sri Lankan crikcet board, the fast bowler Lasith Malinga announced his retirement from Test cricket, saying that it would prolong his ODI and Twenty20 career. It looks like Malinga is all set to fight back the Sri Lankan cricket boards decision to call Malinga who is playing in IPL. Earlier Malinga said that he was not interested in playing tests because...
    by admin at April 22nd, 2011 at 09:04 am
  • Dhana dhan Dhoni, shaves his head
    A day after India’s historic World Cup triumph, captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was on Sunday spotted with a new look, with his head clean shaven. Dhoni was seen with a completely new look during an official photo-op session in front of the iconic Gateway of India, where some members of the Indian cricket team posed for shutterbugs with World Cup trophy. Speculation...
    by admin at April 4th, 2011 at 04:04 am
  • World Cup trophy, not a replica – ICC
    Contrary to some media reports, the ICC has confirmed that the trophy presented to India at the Wankhede Stadium on Saturday was the original ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 trophy and the one that was always intended to be presented to the winner of the event. “There is no question that this was a replica. The trophy presented to India indeed carries the specific event...
    by admin at April 4th, 2011 at 04:04 am
  • Indian World Cup Cricket 2011, team
    Here is the list of the 15 member Indian squad for the World Cup Cricket, 2011. Mahendra Singh Dhoni (captain/wicketkeeper) Virender Sehwag (vice captain) Sachin Tendulkar Gautam Gambhir Yuvraj Singh Suresh Raina Virat Kohli Yusuf Pathan Harbhajan Singh Praveen Kumar Zaheer Khan Ashish Nehra Munaf Patel Ravichandran Ashwin Piyush Chawla
    by admin at January 17th, 2011 at 05:01 am
  • Sahara India Sports awards 2010 – in pics
    Here is the list of Sahara India Sports Awards 2010 Winners Sachin Tendulkar (Cricketer of the year – male) Mithali Raj (Cricketer of the year – female) Asher Noria (Best young achiever – male, shooting) Soumya Swaminathan (Best young achiever – female, chess) Outstanding performances in other sports: Suranjoy Singh (Boxing) Achanta Sharath Kamal...
    by admin at November 1st, 2010 at 05:11 pm
  • Match fixer comments on Spot Fixing
    Former India cricket skipper Mohammad Azharuddin, who was in the match fixing scandal and has been not playing cricket from that time said the spot-fixing allegations concerning Pakistani cricketers should be investigated properly by the International Cricket Council (ICC). “The ICC is investigating the matter and the guilty, if found, should be punished,”...
    by admin at September 1st, 2010 at 04:09 am
  • A 15-year-old title drought came to an end
    A 15-year-old title drought came to an end as India won the Asia Cup cricket tournament after crushing defending champions Sri Lanka by 81 runs in a lop-sided final on June 24 2010. Electing to bat first, India posted a competitive 268 for six and then defended the total without much hiccup with the seamers producing a scintillating performance, skittling out the hosts...
    by admin at June 24th, 2010 at 05:06 pm