Friday, December 06, 2013 06:08 PM
Oye! Sports Cricket
Barring Ishant Sharma’s inclusion in the Indian team against South Africa, there aren’t many baffling selections or non-selections. Some may argue that Gautam Gambhir is unlucky not to get picked in this team. But to make a comeback to Team India, he needs to score a few more runs in the ongoing
The first Test of the Ashes series was a violent reminder of the beauty of Test cricket. In a completely unexpected result, Australia thrashed England by 381 runs. Apart from a barrage of venomous bouncers, a slew of unpleasant words was also dished out by the Australians. In the end, it was too hot
England dug deep and then jumped into the hole themselves. Folding up for 136 in the first innings, England now find themselves 224 rungs below Australia on the escape ladder.
Batsmen got in and got out. Some never got in. However, it cannot be said the English threw their wickets
"Generations to come, it may well be, will scarce believe that such a man as this one ever in flesh and blood walked upon this Earth."
This line had been once spoken by the great Albert Einstein referring to Mahatma Gandhi and in the current scenario, fits perfectly on the greatest among the
To be honest with you, I have not really gathered my thoughts yet. Either my brain has refused to arrange them in a logical order or my heart said, “chuck brain for some time and stay emotional”. Well, I am not sure how good this article would be. But I have gone ahead still; believing that the
Last Saturday, November 16, on the day that Sachin Tendulkar retired from international cricket, the Government of India announced that he (along with Professor CNR Rao) would receive the Bharat Ratna, the highest civilian honour bestowed on an Indian citizen.
Before 16 December 2012, the
It has been 12 hours since Pakistan defeated South Africa in the first test of the two match series in Abu Dhabi, and the feeling that what a great achievement the win is for Pakistan has started to sink in.
There could not have been a more stark contrast between the test record of the two teams
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