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Alastair Cook Finally Draws Curtain To Captaincy Regime

Alastair Cook has finally decided to renounce the captaincy position after leading his side for a record 59 tests. He is an assiduous servant for English cricket, who like many other things he does, did everything he could, to...

Seamers choke English batsman as India defeat England by 5 runs

It was an amazing day for a sports fan, first that marathon of a match between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, and then this nailbiter to finish it off. India defeated England by 5 runs and hence kept their...

Rewinding the clock in Cuttack: The magic of Yuvi-Dhoni partnership

In the second half of the 2000’s decade, Yuvraj Singh and Mahendra Singh Dhoni together blasting the world's best bowlers and finishing off ODI matches for India had become a habit. These two gave cricket lovers across the country...

Twitter reactions: India goes 2-0 up against England, wins the ODI series

A 256-run stand between the Dhoni-Yuvi duo ensured that Virat Kohli could kick-off his limited overs captaincy career with a series win. After scoing 25-3, Yuvraj Singh's maiden ODI 150 and MS Dhoni's 134-run knock helped India to come...

Gujarat created history lifting the Ranji Trophy for the first time

Gujarat created history by winning the 83rd edition of the Ranji Trophy for the first time beating the 41 times champion Mumbai by 5 wickets at the Holkar Stadium in Indore. Gujarat started the tournament hoping to do better...

Top Tweets: India beats England to take a 1-0 lead in the ODI series

Virat Kohli left no stone unturned in making his maiden outing as India's full-time ODIs skipper a memorable one. India chased down a mammoth total of 350/7 posted by England after being put into bat. India's successful chase was...

Yuvraj Singh Back as BCCI Announces Indian Team against England

The Indian team was announced by BCCI on Friday and the biggest talking point was the recall of experienced left hand batsman Yuvraj singh. The southpaw has made his comeback in both the T20 and ODI teams. He was...
MS Dhoni

Dhoni Walking Through the Sunset- The Mahi Way

Long golden hair, strong bottom hand while smashing the ball, hard hands at the ball while defending, uncharacteristic wicket-keeping and what not. Unconventional is the word which would best fit Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the most successful Indian captain in...