|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on November 15, 2013 at 3:50 PM||comments (0)|
Mumbai, Nov 15 : Exactly 24 years to date, Sachin Tendulkar made his Test debut against Pakistan, and perhaps he walked off with the bat in hand for one last time Friday in his farewell Test -- but not before playing a scintillating knock that the packed Wankhede Stadium will always remember.Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on October 10, 2013 at 6:20 PM||comments (0)|
New Delhi, Oct 10: India's cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar will bring down the curtains on his 24-year-old illustrious career with his 200th Test against the West Indies in November.
The final match of the two-Test series against the West Indies starting Nov 14 will be Tendulkar's last. The matc...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on July 12, 2013 at 8:50 PM||comments (0)|
Moments before mayhem....
Leave it to me, he says. I want to take this to the last over. Me against one man. One on one. I know I am better than the last man the other team can put up against me. Once again, MS Dhoni reduced a lost match into a one-on-one contest with an opp...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on June 25, 2013 at 5:55 PM||comments (0)|
New Delhi, June 25 : Kapil Dev relived some of the moments of the 1983 World Cup triumph as India Tuesday celebrated 30 years of its most famous win.
Kapil, who led India to the win, along with his teammates Sunil Gavaskar and Ravi Shastri, the youngest man in the team, walked down memory lane recallin...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on June 24, 2013 at 9:55 AM||comments (0)|
The Champions Trophy May Be Remembered With Fondness And A Touch Of Sadness; But Will It Be Missed?
It's strange how we begin to love something we were once uninterested in, just as we're about to let it go. Like the book we received as a birthday present - about a sub...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on December 30, 2012 at 5:10 AM||comments (0)|
Gary Kirsten's first away tour in charge of South Africa was to New Zealand earlier this year. It was an opportunity to claim the world No. 1 ranking - which would have required a 3-0 series sweep - but Kirsten had other things to think about. For him, it was the time to entrench his philosophy away from the pressures of a prying home media and parochial fans.
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|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on December 23, 2012 at 4:30 PM||comments (0)|
Mumbai, Dec 23 : Leading news magazine Time eulogised Sachin Tendulkar as one in front of whom time appeared to have stood frozen. The champion batsman announced his retirement from One-day international (ODI) cricket Sunday.
In its tribute to the Indian batting great, the news magazine said: "It seems wh...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on November 23, 2012 at 2:10 PM||comments (0)|
Swashbuckling opening batsman Virender Sehwag will become India's ninth cricketer to play 100 Tests when he walks onto the field at Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium Friday in the second cricket Test against England.In the 99 Test matches he has so far played, the 34-year-old amassed 8,448 runs at an average of 50.89 and a staggering strike rate of 82.45 to...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on September 18, 2012 at 12:10 AM||comments (0)|
The 'Mind Matters' tutorials are mainly presented by Marcus Trescothick, who has suffered from depression and anxiety throughout his career
Former England batsman Marcus Trescothick is helping to spearhead a new campaign to help cricketers tackle depression and addictive behaviour.
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|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on August 22, 2012 at 4:05 AM||comments (0)|
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on July 8, 2012 at 11:45 PM||comments (0)|
Pune: "Sport must be the heritage of all men and of all social classes," said Pierre de Fredy, better known as Baron de Coubertin, the founder of the International Olympic Committee and the father of modern Olympic games. Juan Antonio Samaranch expanded that vision in June 1993 with the Olympic museum in Lausanne, Switzerland. Today, it exhibits more than ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on May 13, 2012 at 12:45 AM||comments (0)|
New Delhi: "On the off-side there is God and then there is Sourav, " this was what Rahul Dravid had to say about a man he had debuted with at Lord's in 1996 - Sourav Chandidas Ganguly.
But it wasn't his ability on the off-side alone that made headlines - it was his unique ability to polarise opinion...Read Full Post »