Shraishth Jain

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Kramnik and Topalov – the biggest chess rivalry ever?

In the history of chess, there have been many great individual rivalries. Most of them…

Carlsen calls for new World C’ship system!

Reigning World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen recently expressed his views on the current format of  the…

Murali Vijay to miss first Test versus Sri Lanka!

Murali Vijay has been one of the best performers for India in recent Test matches,…

Shortest Ashes Games

The Shortest Ashes Games in the History of Cricket

The 2015 Ashes test at Edgbaston is one of the Shortest Ashes Games in the history…

Indian GM makes massive one-move mate blunder!

No chess player is immune to blunders, not even grandmasters. GM Vidit Gujrathi, one of…

Stat Attack – Partnerships on Day 1!

  In the ongoing second Test of the Ashes series at Lord’s, Australia ended Day…

Stat Attack – Stadiums with most centuries

In the recently concluded 3rd One Day International in the series between India and Zimbabwe,…

Edward Lasker – The Immortal King Walk

Edward Lasker was a leading chess player in the early 20th century and the game…

Raj Kundra Gurunath Meiyappan

Justice Lodha verdict – RR, CSK suspended for two years

The committee appointed by the Supreme Court of India, and headed by former Chief Justice…

Stat Attack – The Wicketless Nelson

The Nelson is one of cricket’s most unique and intriguing superstitions. It is considered to…

Star of 1998 blind cricket WC, now grazes cattle – who is responsible?

This is the tragic story of Bhalaji Damor, a completely blind cricketer, who took India to the…

The Aronian ‘Immortal’ game!?

In this article, we take a look at a game between Armenian GM Levon Aronian…

Anil Kumble

Broken records and broken jaws | Antigua Test, 2002

The Antigua Test, 2002, between India and the West Indies, was a peculiar one. On…

MS Dhoni caught on the Stump Mic!

On the occasion of MS Dhoni’s 34th Birthday, we bring to you some of his…

New ICC rules for Mankading and Spidercam

In an official announcement on its website, the International Cricket Council (ICC) stated that amendments…

wei yi

16-year old Chinese GM Wei Yi plays Immortal Game!

Wei Yi, the 16-year-old Chinese chess prodigy, played one of the greatest chess games ever…

Gary Pratt

The unlikely Ashes hero – Gary Pratt

The 2005 Ashes series is memorable for many things. High quality cricket, memorable matches, some…

chess

These 8 famous personalities loved chess!

Chess is a game for everybody – young or old, amateur or professional. In this…

87-year old Ms. Sinka breaks astonishing records in Chess!

A Hungarian octogenarian woman named Brigitta Sinka has broken a world record by finally overtaking legendary Cuban grandmaster…

BCCI Gives Clean Chit To Raina And Jadeja

On Sunday, the International Cricket Council (ICC) acknowledged that they had received a confidential e-mail from Lalit…

Most Runs In ODIs In A Calendar Year

In this article, we look back at the Top 10 batsmen who have scored the…

The Most Amazing Sacrifice in Chess History!

Chess is one of the most popular games that is played all across the world…

Boris Becker – Djokovic & Federer don’t really like each other

Former world No. 1 Boris Becker’s new autobiography, ’Wimbledon: My Life and Career at the…

Monty Panesar

Panesar confronts greatest challenge

There have been many crash-and-burn cricketers. At their peak, they were a part of the…

Most Runs in Test Matches in a Calendar year

Batting in Test matches is a test in its truest sense, requiring grit, determination and a…

Shivnarine Chanderpaul – A tragic end?

About a week or two ago, the West Indies Cricket Board announced that 40-year old…

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers – Indian Squad Report

The All India Football Federation announced the 26-man squad for the upcoming 2018 FIFA World…

Most Test Wickets in a calendar year

In this article, we take a look at the record for the most number of…

Most ODI Wickets in a calendar year

  In this article, we take a look at the record for the most number…

Watch Magnus Carlsen defeat 3 players simultaneously – while blindfolded!

The Sohn Conference, which had its 20th anniversary this year, is the world’s largest investment…