Mumbai: The selectors have announced the team for first two tests against Australia and out of form Gautam Gambhir was shown the door. Delhi opener Shikhar Dhawan would replace Gambhir in the team. Gambhir will replace Dhawan in the India ‘A’ side for the three-day game against Australia, which is to be played from Feb 16-18. [Read more…]
Raipur: India’s medium pacer Praveen Kumar has been declared mentally unfit for using abusive language against his opponent. Match referee in his report claims that Praveen Kumar is mentally unfit.
It is not the first time that Praveen has been involved in such controversy. In 2008, he allegedly thrashed a doctor in Meerut. In 2011 during the West Indies, he was involved in a fracas with a spectator and did the same during the England tour during a tour game against Northants. [Read more…]
Ranchi: Yahoo..!!!! what a news for Indian Cricket lovers. It was really a memorable day on Saturday at the brand new JSCA International Stadium which is in the home town of Indian Captain MS Dhoni. For the second time, India reached top of ICC ODI rankings. This became possible as India’s got a high edge seven-wicket victory over England on January 19. It was a double delight for MS Dhoni – a comprehensive win and number one ranking. MS Dhoni has also threw a party to his team as well as England Team in hs home.
Indian Chess Master and World Champion Viswanathan Anand scored an emphatic victory over world number two Levon Aronian of Armenia after the fourth round of the Tata Steel chess tournament. Anand crushed Aronian to jump to joint lead .
Anand is not having a good experience in the past seven months since winning the world championship match last May but this win has prove as a big relief in the early stages of the first super tournament of the year and the way it came left all chess buffs awestruck. [Read more…]
Germany: India’s ace cueist, Pankaj Advani stamped his authority on the Professional Snooker Circuit by on day two of the European Tour-2 Paul Hunter Classic . He defeated former world number one John Higgins of Scotland by 4-1. Advani reigned supreme on the green baize as he recorded one of his biggest victories on the Professional Circuit last night. [Read more…]