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Neck to Neck: India vs Bangladesh

The crucial series between the World Cup quarter finalists and semifinalists, Bangladesh and India-respectively, is set to kick off on the 10th of June, 2015 in Bangladesh. The series will be inaugurated with a 5 day test, after which the teams move on to play 3 One Day Internationals...

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Makings Of A Champion Team, Mumbai Indians!

With blames on the star studded coaching staff of the team to the newer players in the squad, there were many critics criticizing the incessant defeats faced by the team. However, ironical as it may be, both of the coaching staff and the budding players worked in MI’s favour,...

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AB de Villiers Does It Again And How!

So, the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai witnessed yet another groundbreaking record being set in its lap. Proving to the entire world that he is the best batsmen that there is at present, South Africa’s AB de Villiers conjured up a smashing 133 (a score the remains unbeaten) off 59...

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5 Matches That Stole The Show This World Cup

The ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 has finally come to an end with theAussies lifting the coveted Cup for the fifth time. This year’s World Cup Tournament was the most watched World Cup ever. Everybody anticipated a different final. All long the knockout matches, the ups and downs in...

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5 Top Run-Scorers this World Cup

Many a records have been broken this World Cup and a few records made, like that of New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum’s. He is the first ever Captain to have scored a duck in The World Cup. There are good performances by the some batsmen, and then, there are...

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Why Shreya Singhal Is The New Age Voltaire

According to Shreya, section 66(A) was nothing but a “gag” on the internet. The way this law was put forth, it could criminalize any and all content that was posted online simply because the reader thought something was “annoying” or “of menacing character.”

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M.S. Dhoni: A Leader, A Hero

As India annihilated Bangladesh in the second quarter final of the ICC cricket World Cup 2015, and authoritatively stormed into the semi-finals, Dhoni had his own little feat to cherish, too. Yesterday’s stunning victory also happened to be Dhoni’s 100th ODI victory as the team captain. While Dhoni announced...

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6 Facts You Didn’t Know About Shikhar Dhawan

While many were doubting the team management’s decision about having Shikhar Dhawan in the World Cup squad, with his impeccable performance in this tournament, Dhawan has proved all his critics wrong, and how! He is the only Indian batsman to have made it to the top ten scorers of...

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Have The ‘Chokers’ Choked Sri Lanka?

Winning the toss, Sri Lanka barely managed to cross the 100-run-mark in the first 30 overs. The first quarter-final match of the World Cup 2015 is being played between Sri Lanka and South Africa at Sydney Cricket Ground, today. A match of knock-outs, it was impossible to predict who...

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India’s Largest World Cup Victory

The 21st match of Pool B between India and UAE proved to be a cake walk for India. Perth has always supported bowlers, and this match was no exception. Batting first, UAE tried to repeat what they did in the previous match but none of their batsmen could survive...

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5 Reasons Why IND Vs UAE Will Be Interesting

Flashback to few previous matches in this World Cup, and yes, we are reminded of the dismal show by England and Sri Lanka. Much to our surprise, Ireland and Afghanistan put up an astounding show, defeating two top-notch teams. Clearly, the underdogs are NOT to be taken lightly.

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Dhawan Completes Hundred, India On A Move

They did well to handle the South African pace attack, but forgot that they were playing against one of the best fielding sides of the world. A slight mix-up between Dhawan and Rohit Sharma in the second over caused India to lose its first wicket on 9 runs. Rohit...

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Cricketers Sold And Sealed

The Indian Premier League auctions have finally been concluded, with 67 players been sold for the upcoming season beginning from April 8, this year. Yuvraj Singh bagged the largest bid with Delhi Daredevils (DD) buying him at a price of whooping 16 crores. Following Yuvraj are batsman-cum-wicket keeper Dinesh...

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5 Reasons Why The Scotts Lost Today

In the 6th match of Pool A at the University Oval, Dunedin, New Zealand somehow managed to beat Scotland by 3 wickets in a low scoring game. Batting first, Scotland made 142 runs in 36.2 overs. New Zealand chased down this total in 24.5 overs for the loss...

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India-Pakistan Matches: Just A Sport?

One may feel otherwise, but I think India heaves a collective sigh when a cricket match with Pakistan is drawn up. The cricket match is not just another sport. It is a much needed outlet for both the sides to channelize their unbridled aggression against each other without the...

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Ballon d’Or 2014 Winner: Cristiano Ronaldo

Remember the profound (sometimes, awkward) silence when your favorite (sometimes, a rival) football player is about to make a penalty kick? Remember that moment when his foot is in mid-air, about to strike the ball and, the beads of sweat trickling down the goalkeeper’s face? Well, if you find...

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India’s Test Match Voodoo

The conditions may have not been conducive every time, but the truth remains, the bowlers have just not been good enough. The Indian batting may look settled, and by the time you read this, India may be piling runs in Sydney (287-3 at the time of writing), but it...

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