Sachin recalls 2011 WC triumph

Team India completed nine years of lifting the 2011 World Cup on Thursday and reacting to that momentous occasion when India beat Sri Lanka, master blaster Sachin Tendulkar said it was an emotional win for the entire nation and not just the cricket team. Continue Reading

Sidhu part of Warne’s all-time India XI

Australia spin legend Shane Warne on Wednesday included Navjot Singh Sidhu in his all-time Indian XI he played against and picked Sourav Ganguly as the captain of the team. Continue Reading

Polling underway in Maharashtra

Altogether 30.89 per cent voters exercised their franchise in the first six hours today in Maharashtra, after polling for the 288 Assembly seats began at 7 am, officials said. Continue Reading

Cricketer Monty Panesar eyes world of politics

Former England off-spinner Monty Panesar, who recently turned author with his book ‘The Full Monty’, has spoken of plans to take on the world of politics, possibly as a future Mayor of London. Continue Reading

Mounting debts led to cricketer Chandrashekar’s suicide

Former national selector and India and Tamilnadu cricketer VB Chandrashekar, passed away in the city after he committed suicide at his residence at Mylapore yesterday. The death of the cricketer has shocked the sports fraternity. Continue Reading

Kerala to host boat racing event modelled on IPL

A 3-month long racing tournament – Champions Boat League – will be organised in Kerala this week. The event will be hosted by Kerala Tourism and is based on the pattern of IPL cricket tournament format. Continue Reading

Another super over should decide World Cup winner: Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar on Tuesday endorsed a second super over to decide the winner instead of considering the boundary count if such an extraordinary situation arises like it did in the World Cup final. Continue Reading